Calcot Retail Centre


The popular Calcot retail centre is anchored by a Sainsbury's hypermarket and is also home to Reading's Ikea store.

Sports Direct at Calcot, Reading
Sports Direct

The main retail area features Sainsbury's, Boots, Sports Direct, Next and a McDonalds Drive Thru.

The Sainsbury's sells groceries and non-food ranges such as Tu clothing, homewares and electricals. Inside you'll also find an Argos store, Starbucks, Lloyds Pharmacy, Habitat, Santander, an EE mobile phone shop and a Sainsbury's restaurant.

The retail centre has a large car park that is free for customers. There is also a Sainsbury's petrol station.

Sainsbury's store at Calcot retail centre, Reading
Sainsbury's store

Along Pincents Lane from the main retail centre is the Ikea store, with a multi-storey customer car park. Nearby is a Dunelm furniture and furnishings shop.

Boots store at Calcot retail centre, Reading
Boots store

Opening hours vary from store to store, so please check with your chosen retailer before travelling.

The Sainsbury's is open 7am to 10pm Monday to Saturday and 10am to 4pm on Sundays (except Bank Holidays).

Ikea's regular hours are 10am to 9pm Monday to Saturday 11am to 5pm on Sundays.


Calcot Retail Centre is located 4 miles west of Reading City Centre and 1 mile east of Theale. It is situated off Bath Road (A4), alongside junction 12 of the M4 motorway.


Calcot Retail Centre,
Bath Road,
RG31 7SA
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