Our Pubs

As we’re sure you know, pubs in England have been forced to close by the Government.

Some of our pubs are offering a takeaway service so please check their website and social media pages for more info. A large majority of our pubs are opening their outside space on the 12th April 2021, but please do check the pub websites and social media pages for the exact info.

Things are subject to change and as pubs find their way in these uncertain times, we ask for your patience and to check each pub’s social media accounts for the latest news.

John Barleycorn

Serves Food
Stay the night 
Places to Walk
Cask Marque
Garden / Patio
Family friendly
Dog friendly 
Wifi access 
Get directions Call 01491 872509

Current Opening Times

Mon – Sat 12 – 11 pm, Sun 12 – 10.30 pm

Food Service Times

Mon – Sat 12 pm – 2 pm & 6.30 pm – 9 pm, Sun 12 – 2 pm


The John Barleycorn is an old village pub, popular with regulars. Full of character, low ceilings and old beams with a split public bar and restaurant seating approx. 36 people. They serve good quality home made pub food. The bar has an open fire and bar billiards table. They have 3 double en suite letting rooms very popular in the summer and spring months with walkers as they are close to the Thames path and the ridgeway. They have a secluded beer garden and welcome dogs in the garden and also in the public bar. There is an upstairs meeting room which can cater for approx. 15-20 people.

Contact details

Manor Road, Goring on Thames, Reading, Oxfordshire, RG8 9DP

Run by
Peter Fisher

01491 872509