Welcome to The World Turned Upside Down – a pizza and carvery restaurant near you

Visit The World Turned Upside Down today. With every plateful of our carvery roasts and stone baked pizzas offering cracking value, it's no wonder locals dining in and around Reading can't get enough.

Great Pub Food & Atmosphere in Reading

We’re here for you every day from morning to night in Reading! Pop in for a delicious All You Can Eat breakfast on the way to work in Reading or treat Mum to a light and tasty lunch. Have you checked out our Daily Deals? They’re perfect for a last-minute dinner with friends or family and include 2 for 1 pizza and burgers. Speaking of deals, download our Stonehouse Money Savers app and you can enjoy your favourite food, collect stamps and be rewarded with a FREE main meal.

Of course, you’ll find our signature dishes like our stone baked 100% fresh dough pizzas straight from the oven and our traditional carvery near you (a Sunday must-eat!) but we’ve also got succulent burgers and flavour-filled veggie and vegan options, all at great prices. That’s really family-friendly food!

We now have a BP electric car charging point here at The World Turned Upside Down, so come in for a bite to eat whilst your car charges.

Supporting our community

Your community is our community and you can help us choose which charities to raise money for when you eat and drink with us.

Even better, if you work with a local charity, or know of one that could do with our support, please tell us and we'll be delighted to let you know how to become a nominated local charity.

BP Electric Vehicle Charging Point at The World Turned Upside Down

We’ve now partnered with BP Chargemaster – who run the UK’s largest electric vehicle (EV) public charging network; Polar. BP Chargemaster have installed an electric car charging point at The World Turned Upside Down in Reading. To access all the charging points across the Mitchells and Butlers estate on the cheapest electricity tariff, you can become a Polar Plus subscription member or access via the pay-as-you-go app, Polar Instant, or use your contactless bank card.

Opening Hours

  • Monday 09:00 - 21:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 - 21:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 21:00
  • Thursday 09:00 - 21:00
  • Friday 09:00 - 21:00
  • Saturday 08:00 - 23:00
  • Sunday 08:00 - 20:00

As you will be aware we are currently facing rising costs and supply chain issues; unfortunately as a result some of our restaurants may be operating varied opening hours and menus.

We don’t want to disappoint you so please check with your local site before visiting.

We would like apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Thank you for your understanding and ongoing support, we will be back to normal as soon as possible.