L'Ortolan Restaurant Tasting Menu Pommery Gourmand Menu Wine cellars Champagne Lunch Glass Room Du Jour Menu


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

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.

We are delighted to have retained our Michelin Star and 4 AA Rosettes for 2015 as well as an AA Notable Wine List Award. L'Ortolan is also listed in 46th place in the Sunday Times Top Food List 2014, based on genuine reviews from diners in association with Harden's.

We hope to welcome you to L'Ortolan soon. 


Lunchtimes are looking very busy but we are getting late cancellations so please do give us a call if you would like to book a table and we will do our best to accommodate you.  

Six course tasting dinner with a glass of Prosecco, £59 per person.
Please call 0118 988 8500 to book quoting '15'.

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“Wonderful - service, food & atmosphere & reasonable prices too! We shall be back with you soon and I have already recommended you to my friends, family & colleagues!” Helen McCready (Sept 14)

“Excellent meal and we were very impressed with the fine wines in the Gourmand menu. We were so impressed with the sommelier 's knowledge and enthusiasm.” - Ian Stewart (Sept 14)

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