Theale is a large village in the county of Berkshire. The village has many of the attributes of a small town, with a high street lined with shops, pubs and restaurants. Distance 1.8miles, walking time 36 minutes. Select pictures for a larger view.

BullStart at the Bull pub. This is a Wadworth pub, spacious with a warm welcome. Open all day from noon with good value pub grub served lunch and evening. Red-brick pub with a 7 foot championship pool table, sports screens and outside seating.
Address is 41 The High Street street RG7 5AH   Phone 0118 9303478.
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Turn right out of the pub to reach the Falcon, a few doors away.

The Falcon

The Falcon is open all day from 11am, Sundays from noon.
A traditional, no frills, two bar pub with a good atmosphere.
Car park. Phone 0118 9302523
Address is Church Street RG7 5AH.
Serves good food weekday lunchtimes and Doombar Ale.
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Turn right out of the the Falcon, and walk up to the Crown on your right.

CrownNext is the Crown.
Church Street RG7 5BT The pub is known for its well kept beers from the West Berks Brewery and Timothy Taylor. Food is available weekday lunchtimes.   A medium sized pub split into 3 areas. Pleasant locals pub with good bar service. Free Wi-Fi and large car park, opens Mon-Sat 11-11, Sun 12-11.

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Across the road to the right you will see the Red Lion.

The Red Lion

The Red Lion
5 Church Street, RG7 5BU This pub is currently closed and may be sold for housing.
Traditional Style pub with a restaurant area and a good range of changing beers.
Good value food served lunchtime and evening. There is a small car park to the right of the pub. Click the picture for the gallery and to comment.

Take a left out of the pub and walk a few hundred yards  to the Volunteer pub on your left.


The Volunteer pub. Church Street RG7 5BX
Fullers tenancy with well kept beers and a welcome second to none. Open all day from noon til late, Sundays noon-7pm.
Good  locally sourced food homemade and home cooked is served lunchtimes and evenings. Well behaved dogs and children are welcome and doggie biscuits are available on the bar. Click the picture for the gallery and to comment.
Free Wi-Fi and a car park at the back of the pub. Pleasant outdoor areas.
Website  Phone  0118 9302489
Our final pub is about 25 minutes walk away.  Retrace your steps back to the Red lion and turn right into Station Road. Walk on, under the bridge, over the railway and  over canal bridge to eventually reach a T junction. To your left you will find the Fox and hounds.

The Fox and Hounds

Fox and Hounds
Station Road RG7 4BE
A large nicely furnished pub with a garden area and large car park Open Mon-Tue 12-3, 5:00 - 11. Wed-Thur 11-3, 5:00-11. Fri-Sat 11noon- 11:00. Sun 12-10:30.
Food served lunchtime and evening.
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The pub is opposite the Hosehill Lake nature reserve where a pleasant walk is available (free entry).
Free Wi-Fi. 

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