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Other pubs in the West End & Covent Garden

  • French House
  • Nell Gwynne Tavern
  • Cross Keys
  • Coal Hole
  • Two Brewers
  • Harp
  • Salisbury
  • Chandos
  • Coach and Horses
  • Seven Stars


Other pubs in Southbank & London Bridge

  • Market Porter
  • Globe
  • Anchor
  • Britannia
  • Royal Oak
  • Horseshoe Inn
  • Anchor Tap
  • Mad Hatter Hotel
  • Kings Arms
  • Rose and Crown


Other pubs in Holborn &
The City

  • Dirty Dick
  • Hoop and Grapes
  • Chamberlain
  • Lamb Tavern
  • Swan
  • Ship
  • Hand and Shears
  • Knights Templar
  • Seven Stars
  • Olde Mitre Tavern
  
     
     
     

      

           

     
 
     


From traditional pubs to avant-garde bars ...                                                                         go to the maps of the pubs and bars - >  

... in London you can find pubs with 300-400 years of history complete with ghosts and
bars of the latest generation, an atmosphere to satisfy all tastes.
At the pub the British drink bitter (a reddish beer) by the pint (half litre) or lager
(a light continental type beer)... otherwise there's stout - a dark beer like Guinness.


 

• West End & Covent Garden •
              
Lamb & Flag



33 Rose Street, London, WC2E 9EB

 Covent Garden





 

Call in at the Lamb & Flag in Covent Garden to savour 300 years of history.

This was the favourite pub of Charles Dickens,
offering a welcoming atmosphere with excellent beers and
typical London dishes.


www.lambandflagcoventgarden.co.uk

       

La Perla



28 Maiden Lane, London, WC2E 7JS

 Covent Garden


            


     

Situated in the heart of Covent Garden, just a short walk from Trafalgar Square, La Perla offers both Mexican food and high quality cocktails at low prices, particularly if taken during Happy Hour between 4 pm and 7 pm.

You must try their 'margarita', speciality of the house.

www.cafepacifico-laperla.com



The Porterhouse



21-22 Maiden Lane, London, WC2E 7NA

 Covent Garden





 

This is the biggest pub in London  where it is easy to get away from the frenzy of London and lose yourself  on one of its 12 floors.
Situated in the centre of Covent Garden, just a few minutes from the Strand, here you can try one of the numerous beers and in the evening enjoy the live music.

www.porterhousebrewco.com



Star and Garter



62 Poland Street, London, W1F 7NX

 Leicester Square





 

Located in the centre of Soho the Star & Garter has a particularly friendly atmosphere and a charm all its own.The
style is typically English and this is the ideal place to take a break and drink a typical London beer like London Pride or Courage Best.

Star and Garter       



The Globe
              


37 Bow Street, London, WC2E 7AU

 Covent Garden





 

The Globe is popular both with tourists and locals. Situated in front of the Royal Opera House this pub is ideal for a drink before or after the show. Complete your evening with dinner or one of the local beers.

www.theglobebowstreet.co.uk



The Guinea



30 Bruton Place, Mayfair, W1J 6NL

 Bond Street





 

The Guinea hasn't changed over the centuries. Situated in the heart of Mayfair call in here to try excellent beers like Young's of London.

With over 500 years of history this is one of London's more characteristic pubs.

www.theguinea.co.uk



• Southbank & London Bridge

The Founders Arms



52 Hopton Street, London, SE1 9JH

 Southwark







 

The Founders Arms lies on the banks of the Thames, beside Tate Modern and the Millennium Bridge, offering fantastic views of St. Paul's and the City skyline

Open all year round, thanks to the large windows you can enjoy the panorama both in summer and winter.

www.foundersarms.co.uk




The Refinery



110 Southwark Street, London, SE1 0TF

 Southwark






 

The Refinery, located near Tate Modern in the heart of London's bankside, is a bar and restaurant which offers a chic and trendy atmosphere where you can enjoy innovative cocktails and excellent quality food.

www.therefinerybar.co.uk



The George Inn Yard



77 Borough High Street, London, SE1 1NH

 London Bridge





 

Situated just a few steps from London Bridge Station, this famous old pub forms part of one of the oldest buildings in the area and so attracts tourists every day.

The rooms are intimate and welcoming so this pub is really popular on those cold winter evenings

The George Inn



Bunch of Grapes



2 St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9RS

 London Bridge






 

This pub lies near London Bridge, Borough Market and Southwark Cathedral, in the shadow of The Shard.

With its old tables and wooden flooringi this is the ideal place to taste one of those different beers like Youngs  'Winter Warmer' and 'Special'.

www.bunchofgrapesborough.com



The Union Jack



225 Union Street, London, SE1 0LR

 Southwark






 

The Union Jack is for sports fans with its maxi screens showing live football and rugby.

Just a short walk from  Borough Market, the famous international food market, this pub has the lively character of the zone in which it lies

www.theunionjack-southwark.co.uk

 

• Holborn and The City

The Ten Bells



84 Commercial Street, London, E1 6LY

 Liverpool Street

 







 

Frequented in Victorian London, according to legend,  by Jack the Ripper, The Ten Bells is  where he selected his victims, dating from 1750.

This traditional pub lies in the East End of London near the City.

www.tenbells.com




Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese



145 Fleet Street, London, EC4A 2BU

 St Paul's






 

For centuries this famous old pub in the City was a favourite of historic London characters and of journalists from Fleet Street.

Situated in a fantastic building which oozes history with winding passages and wooden beams, this pub is perfect for those who want to spend a quiet evening in company in historic surroundings.

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese  




The Ship Tavern



12 Gate Street, London, WC2A 3HP

 Holborn






 

The Ship Tavern was established in 1549 and still today is a favourite haunt of tourists, Londoners and those working in the City.

Maintaining the atmosphere of the traditional English pub, The Ship Tavern is the perfect place to have a break and escape from the hustle and bustle of the capital.

www.theshiptavern.co.uk




The Blue Anchor



35 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1EL

 Chancery Lane






 

Yet another traditional pub in the City, The Blue Anchor is where Winston Churchill used to take refuge from the air raids, sipping a pint and smoking his famed cigars.

www.blueanchorlondon.co.uk

The Prospect of Whitby



57 Wapping Wall, London, E1W 3SH

 Wapping

London's oldest riverside pub and one of its most famous dates from 1520. The Prospect Of Whitby was once a meeting place for smugglers, pirates and the underworld, whose ghosts are said to haunt this old inn. Its charm has more recently encouraged film stars and royalty to enjoy the atmosphere of old London and its spectacular views of the river Thames.       


The Prospect of Whitby




 
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