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Relax in stylish and comfortable surroundings and enjoy Alan Murchison's exquisite contemporary French cuisine, exceptional service and a warm welcome. 

We are proud holders of one Michelin star and four AA rosettes putting us amongst the top restaurants in the UK.  Conveniently located just outside Reading L’Ortolan is housed in a beautiful listed building and offers a tempting variety of dining options for both business entertaining and social occasions.

Wine enthusiasts...

Wine Club

If you enjoy wine and would like to hear more about wine events, exclusive wine tastings and buying wine directly from L'Ortolan we invite you to sign up to our new  'Wine Club' and be inspired by Head Sommelier Guillaume. 


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"Really enjoyed the whole experience. Excellent service, delicious & wonderfully presented food - an excellent experience. Petit Fours, Amuse Bouche & Pre-dessert really excellent." - Megan Turmezei (July 14) 

''Fantastic. Food as always was amazing! Service impeccable. Staff are a delight and very knowledgeable.'' - Claudia Desai (July 14)

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