We’ve put together a fabulous mixed package of beer & cheese. Let us know your style preferences and we can tailor the box to you! Available Online HERE

Check out our new webshop which also has lots of other box and gift options…

If it is a gift and you’d like to add a special message just pop it in the “order notes” at the checkout.

Available in store / click and collect / local delivery


We have put measures in place to safeguard against Covid-19 and are operating a ‘5 customers only’ policy in the shop. 

We want our customers to feel as safe as possible while browsing our delicious products.

We are really looking forward to seeing your smiley faces again!


Wander down Reading’s “Smelly Alley” to find The Grumpy Goat, an independent retailer of craft beer, real ale, cheese, cider, mead and small batch spirits…

BEER  We stock a range of 450+ local, national and foreign beers and are always bring in new finds from the best breweries. Check out our beer list on Untappd.  You can also bring in or buy a growler to fill up and take away!

CHEESE  Our cheeses are selected from small artisan British & European cheesemakers, each one chosen for its high quality and superior flavour.

SPIRITS  Now stocking 40+ gins and other spirits, it is well worth a visit to check out what’s on offer.

LOCAL BREAD & EGGS  Want fresh local bread and eggs?  You’ve come to the right place… Pre-order your bread to avoid disappointment… check out our weekly bread options.

We are passionate about our products and our customers, so if you need any help, just ask!