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Ice House

Cosy, quirky, cocktail bar

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Located at Wessex Hall, Whiteknights Campus. There are four draught taps with beers and cider, with a large selection of exciting craft cans and bottles in the fridges making up the rest of the offering.

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Quiz Night Booking

Book a table for the highly anticipated return of the world-famous Ice House quiz night. Every Monday at 8 pm, team size 2 – 6 people, £1 per person. Let’s Get Quizzy.


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Cocktail Masterclass

Join our Cocktail Masterclass and learn the secrets of mixology. Our expert bartenders will walk you through the stages of cocktail construction and share tips on how to wow your friends as a new mixologist! These sessions are expected to last about 2 hours with 4 boozy activities:

Welcome Fizz:

Start your experience with a glass of prosecco upon entry!

Cocktail Walkthrough:

Learn with our expert mixologists how to create an Ice House favourite. Pick between either a Mojito, Espresso Martini or Pornstar martini!

Create Your Own Cocktail:

Harness your newly found bartending skills and create your own cocktail. Don’t worry, our mixologists will be there for any questions you have!

Funky shots:

We don’t do normal shots here! Finish your experience with one of our funky shots – made by you!

Enquire now to start your cocktail journey!

Find Us

Ice House, Wessex Hall, Whiteknights Rd, Reading RG6 6BQ

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Opening Times

Term Time Current Period

20 Sep 2021 – 10 Dec 2021
Monday: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Saturday: 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sunday: 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Out of Term Time

11 Dec 2021 – 9 Jan 2022
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Bank Holiday and Closure Days

24 Dec 2021: Closed
25 Dec 2021: Closed
26 Dec 2021: Closed
27 Dec 2021: Closed
28 Dec 2021: Closed
29 Dec 2021: Closed
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