Pubs in Central London

The following are the regions in Central London (at least those that have good pubs in our database). See them all on a map.

 

 

 City

BrewDog Tower Hill A Jezza top pick A Steve top pick  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Brewpub. New entry in the Guide in 2018 Dog Friendly

Huge BrewDog bar incorporating its own brewery.


The Arbitrager  WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2015
Temporarily closed

One roomed bar in the City, offering beers from London breweries.


The 6th Craft Beer Co bar in London and one of the best.


Draft House on the edge of the City, right by Tower Hill station.


Counting House  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Original listing in the Guide

A superb conversion of an old bank into a Fullers pub.


Pelt Trader  Jezza Honourable Mention WiFi available Original listing in the Guide Dog Friendly

Sister pub to Euston Tap and siblings, and of similar high quality.


 Euston

Euston Tap A Jezza top pick  Original listing in the Guide Dog Friendly

Serious modern beer bar with a great selection of beer.


The 4th London bar from the people behind the Euston Tap.


 Holborn/Farringdon/Clerkenwell and around

BrewDog arrives in Clerkenwell in the old Fourteenth Colonie location.


The only St Peter's Brewery pub in London.


Draft House Farringdon  Full menu Live Music Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2018
Temporarily closed

Smart Draft House in the former Abbaye location.


Ye Olde Mitre  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Original listing in the Guide

A 500 year old pub with massive character, now owned by Fullers.


The first and best Craft Beer Co pub.


Ninth Ward  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2015 Dog Friendly

Slightly bizarre New Orleans themed bar with an excellent draft and bottled beer range.


Exmouth Arms  Jezza Honourable Mention Full menu WiFi available Original listing in the Guide

Sister pub to Black Heart, with an impressive range of beer.


Mikkeller Brewpub  WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Brewpub. New entry in the Guide in 2019 Dog Friendly

A new brewpub from Mikkeller.


Dovetail  Full menu Original listing in the Guide Specializes in Belgian Beers
Temporarily closed

Belgian bar with over 100 Belgian beers.


Sutton Arms  Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2019 Dog Friendly

Traditional pub with a modern beer range.


Sister pub to Exmouth Arms, Well & Bucket, etc.


Draft House Chancery Lane  Full menu Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2016
Temporarily closed

Ultra modern, sleek but smart Draft House.


Sister pub to Well & Bucket, Exmouth Arms, etc.


Farringdon Tap  WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2020 Dog Friendly

The latest pub from Bloomsbury Leisure, right underneath Holborn Viaduct.


Hack and Hop  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2014

Smart but comfortable pub, now under new ownership.


Sister pub to Euston Tap serving beers from smaller breweries.


 Kings Cross

Highly impressive bottle shop bar, plus burgers.


Little Creatures Tap Room  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Brewpub. New entry in the Guide in 2019
Temporarily closed

Brewery tap for London outpost of the Australian brewery.


A place selling cans of beer.


Two Tribes  Jezza Honourable Mention WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Brewery tap, may have limited hours New entry in the Guide in 2018
Temporarily closed

Tap room just north of Kings Cross/St Pancras.


The Queen's Head  Jezza Honourable Mention Live Music WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Original listing in the Guide
Temporarily closed

Lovely traditional pub, comfortable and oozing atmosphere.


 Liverpool Street

Kill the Cat  Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2017 Dog Friendly Bottle shop with onsite drinking

Bottle shop and tasting room right on Brick Lane.


The Williams Ale and Cider House  Full menu Regularly has London brewed beers Original listing in the Guide
Temporarily closed

Modern style pub on a side street opposite Liverpool Street station.


 London Bridge/Tower Bridge and around

The Dean Swift  Full menu WiFi available Original listing in the Guide Dog Friendly
Temporarily closed

Bought by owners of Firefly, Balham. Due to reopen late Sept 2020 after refurb.


The first of the Draft House chain of pubs.


The Raven  Full menu Live Music New entry in the Guide in 2019 Dog Friendly

Another excellent pub from the folks behind the Euston Tap.


Classic traditional ale house right by Borough Market.


Tiny beer bar in Borough Market.


 Marylebone

Historic central London pub, now part of the ‘Euston Tap’ family.


Sister pub to the Prince, Stoke Newington, now offering good beers.


 Old Street

Big, red Craft Beer Co pub right by Old Street Station.


BrewDog bar serving alcohol free beers.


Old Fountain  Jezza Honourable Mention Full menu Live Music WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Brewpub. Original listing in the Guide

Traditional old boozer just off City Road, now with its own brewery.


 Temple

Temple Brew House  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Brewpub. New entry in the Guide in 2015
Temporarily closed

Basement brewpub offering a good range of guest beers alongside their own Essex St Brewing Co Beers.


 Victoria, Belgravia and Pimlico

Superb specialist beer pub, one of the top destinations in town.


Gorgeous old Fullers pub in Belgravia.


 Waterloo and South Bank

Mc and Sons  Full menu WiFi available New entry in the Guide in 2018 Dog Friendly

Irish pub serving some quality Irish and British beers.


The Hercules  Full menu Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2019

Enormous, wedge shaped Fullers pub right opposite Lambeth North tube.


Waterloo Tap  WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2016 Dog Friendly

Impressive beer bar under the arches near Waterloo Station.


Traditional back street pub near Waterloo station.


The Hop Locker A Jezza top pick  Full menu Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2015 Dog Friendly Bottle shop with onsite drinking

Fantastic bottle shop bar on the South Bank.


Smart tap room and bottle shop for the online beer retailer.


Fountain and Ink  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2018 Dog Friendly

Another quality bar from Barworks.


Understudy  WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2015 Dog Friendly
Temporarily closed

Bar on the corner of the National Theatre.


 West End/Soho/Covent Garden

The Wigmore  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers New entry in the Guide in 2018

Super smart bar in the Langham Hotel.


De Hems  Steve Honourable Mention Full menu New entry in the Guide in 2019 Dog Friendly Specializes in Belgian Beers Specializes in Dutch Beers

Classic Dutch pub in the heart of the West End.


The Lyric  Jezza Honourable Mention Full menu Original listing in the Guide

Small, classic West End pub with a very good range of beers.


BrewDog Soho  Full menu WiFi available New entry in the Guide in 2015 Dog Friendly

BrewDog's 6th London venue and the most central yet.


Bar in a spectacular deconsecrated church.


West End branch of the Draft House chain.


Craft Beer Co's 5th London venue with 45 taps


Lowlander  Steve Honourable Mention Full menu Original listing in the Guide Specializes in Belgian Beers

Specialist Belgian beer cafe/restaurant with one of the best Belgian beer lists in London.


The Porterhouse  Full menu Live Music WiFi available Original listing in the Guide

London tap room of the Irish Brewery.


Multi level bar BrewDog bar in a very central location.


The Harp A Jezza top pick  WiFi available Regularly has London brewed beers Original listing in the Guide

One of the best pubs in London, now lovingly cared for by Fullers.


 

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