The Rugby Groud Guide

Eating,Drinking & Shopping

Club Shop:

Situated by the main entrance

www.londonirishshop.co.uk

Megastore: 0118 968 1239

Merchandise Mail Order: 01932 750100

 

Eating and Drinking in the Stadium:

There are two main bars within the stadium to gather before, during and after the game. The Jazz Cafe (or JC's) is situated in the middle of the East Stand, whilst the North Stand bar (or Cowshed) is where you'll usually find live music on offer. There are several other bars dotted around the stadium for grabbing a quick pint. 

Food outlets are available in both the North and South stands, serving food typical for a football stadium. However, the Millenium Madejski Hotel built into the stadium offers two restaurants that have been recommended.

Alcohol is available inside the stadium, where Courage Bitter and Fosters Lager are on offer. Next to the ground on a retail park are a McDonalds, KFC and Pizza Hut.

 

There are no pubs as such near to the stadium, so it may be a good idea, especially if you are making the journey by train, to drink in the centre of Reading before a game.

 

Other Places to Eat and Drink:

The Jazz Café

Madejski Stadium

Shooters Way RG2 OFL

01189 681442

The Moderation

213 Caversham Road

RG1 8BB

01183 750767

The Gateway

 Greyfriars Road

RG1 1PA

01189 590376

Irish and sports pub in the town centre.

Three Guineas

Station Approach

RG1 1LY

01189 572743

Next door to the station with five screens

The Horn

2 Castle Street

RG1 7RD

01189 574794

Call s itself the home of London Irish, with its very own    O'Connell Street

 

Accomodation

 

The Millennium Madejski Hotel offers 4-star accommodation actually within the grounds of the stadium

The Holiday Inn Reading South is a short walk from the stadium and has free car parking for residents.

The Reading branch of the Hilton chain is about a mile north of the stadium.

 

 

 

Last Updated July  2016

 

 

Copyright Miles & Miles Publishing 2016

 

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