Award-Winning Restaurant near Basingstoke and Reading

Seasonal Delights: Discover the Delights of Every Season with Meticulously Crafted Dishes and Wines.

Welcome to The Wellington Arms, a charming village pub and restaurant conveniently located near Basingstoke and Reading. Renowned for its warm and welcoming atmosphere, enjoy everything from a glass of wine with friends and a leisurely lunch to an intimate dinner party or a spectacular celebration. The Wellington Arms is the perfect destination for every occasion.

As a traditional English pub, we take great pride in serving classic dishes prepared with the finest ingredients. Our talented chefs carefully prepare each and every plate, celebrating the season’s bounties to create dishes bursting with flavour and showcasing the best of Hampshire’s local produce.

Our inviting restaurant area offers a relaxed moment to unwind and savour our delectable menu, whilst the outdoor terrace offers spectacular views of the surrounding countryside, perfect for a long lunch or a chilled glass of wine. Full of character and charm, the bar is home to both quiet corners and bustling tables for you to enjoy an expertly prepared cocktail, local cask ale or a refreshing pint.

Situated in close proximity to both Basingstoke and Reading, our pub is easily accessible for locals and visitors alike. Whether you’re seeking a place to unwind after a long day or planning a gathering with loved ones, The Wellington Arms provides the perfect setting for you to create lasting memories. Be sure to book a celebration in one of our unique private dining spaces and extend your visit in one of our 25 beautiful bedrooms.



2 signature dishes and a carafe of wine for £39.95

fish and chips plate

Welcome the end of the week and see in the weekend in our buzzy bar and restaurant with our new ‘Dine In With Us’ menu, available every Friday evening.

From a classic crispy battered fish and chips to our 28 day dry-aged chuck steak burger, enjoy 2 of our signature dishes with a carafe of red or white wine for us just £39.95.


Enjoy our signature steak frites with a glass of wine for £24.95

steak night plate

Every Wednesday, enjoy a Aubrey Allen 28 day dry aged rump cap steak with beef dripping skin on fries and a glass of wine for just £24.95.

Elevate your experience and upgrade to a 10oz dry aged haunch fillet of beef.



Can’t find availability at the time or date you’re looking for? Contact our reservations team on ​​ and we would be only too pleased to see if we can help accommodate your request.

Our Menus

breakfast brunch menu

Breakfast Menu

Our breakfast menu offers a wide range of delicious dishes, each expertly prepared to provide the perfect start to your day. From classic full English breakfasts to lighter options, we have something to suit every taste.

Monday to Friday 7am -11am | Saturday to Sunday 8am –11am

Saturday Brunch Menu

Our Saturday Brunch menu is the perfect start to your weekend. Indulge in a wide range of delicious brunch dishes, from classic favourites to innovative new creations.

Served Saturday 11:00am – 3:00pm

6 a la carte

Indulge in our A la Carte menu, carefully crafted with locally sourced, fresh ingredients that showcase the best flavours of our region. Join us for an unforgettable dining experience with family and friends.

Looking for a light bite? Our sandwiches menu runs from 11am – 5pm to keep you ticking over throughout the day. Sandwiches Menu

A La Carte
Monday – Thursday: 12:00pm – 3:00pm | 5:00pm to 9:30pm
Friday: 12:00pm – 9:30pm
Saturday: 3:00pm – 9:30pm

*Our Brunch Menu is served between 11am-3pm every Saturday


Sit down to a delicious lunch or an early dinner and enjoy 2 courses for just £21.95 or 3 courses for £24.95.

Served Monday to Friday from 12pm to 5.30pm.

afternoon tea menu

Treat yourself to a quintessentially British afternoon tea experience at our award-winning restaurant.

Served Monday – Saturday 12:00pm – 5:00pm

8 sunday

Experience a classic British tradition with our Sunday Roast menu, featuring succulent meats, crispy roast potatoes, and fresh, locally sourced vegetables ensuring a truly satisfying dining experience that is perfect for sharing with family and friends.

Served Sunday 12:oopm – 8:00pm

9 dessert

Treat yourself to our decadent Desserts and Cheese menu, featuring a range of indulgent sweet treats and carefully selected cheeses. Join us for a truly satisfying end to your dining experience.

young diners menu

At our restaurant, we welcome young diners with our specially children’s menu. Our dishes are crafted with care using fresh and healthy ingredients, ensuring a delicious and satisfying meal for the little ones.