Griffin
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  • Beer garden
  • Car park
  • Disabled facilities
  • Family friendly
  • Food
  • Outside area
  • Real ale
  • Real fire
  • WiFi free
  • Cask Marque members

The Griffin pub is a popular pub restaurant in historic Caversham on the outskirts of Reading. Built in 1916 on the north bank of the River Thames close to Caversham Bridge, this friendly inn is the ideal lunch location for those enjoying a walk on the Th

Sometimes you know just what you want; great pub food cooked with care. Whether it's hand-battered cod & chips, the gourmet burger, or the ever-popular ‘Brewer's Chicken’, now is the time to rediscover your old favourites. Make sure you try our traditional Sunday roasts with a huge a Yorkshire pudding and unlimited gravy. The food at the Griffin is rooted in traditional British cuisine and the chefs showcase a modern flair with the dishes they produce. The Griffin pub is strategically located on the north bank of the River Thames, close to Caversham Bridge in the historic town of Caversham, incorporated into Reading Borough as recently as 1911. It stands on the outskirts of town, separated from the rest of Reading by the River Thames with access via the Caversham Bridge, a Thames crossing point for over a thousand years. Historically an important ferry crossing, Henry III ordered an oak tree to be sent to the area in 1231 to make a ferry boat.

latest pub news, offers & events

Cask Ale Week 2018

Valid from 20/09/2018 to 30/09/2018

Cask Ale Week 2018 is underway and how better to celebrate than with 2 Cask Ales for just £5! What’s more, you will receive a collector’s card to be stamped with every pint of cask ale you purchase - after you collect 5 stamps your 6th pint is free!

Beer Day Britain 2018

Happening on 15/06/2018 [Expired]

Friday 15th June marks the annual celebration of the nation's best-loved bevvy - real ale! So why not come down and join us in raising a glass of the good stuff and say #CheersToBeer!

Our Fresh Spring Menu!

Published on 17/04/2018 [Expired]

We invite you to enjoy a taste of Spring at your Chef & Brewer with our hotly anticipated new menu, available from the 19th April. A delicious collection of Spring fresh dishes, our new menu has been thoughtfully designed to impress. With standout dishes such as our ultimate Vegan Burger, the…