Looking for a gastropub in London? Of course you are: we’re British, after all. Whatever the weather, it’s always pub o’clock, so check out our selection of the best gastropubs in London right here. If you’re in the mood for a craft brew, a traditional Sunday roast or a sun-drenched beer garden, these London gastropubs won’t disappoint.
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Best London gastropubs
36 The Cut, London SE1 8LP
The ‘no reservations’ policy, dishevelled interiors and jam-packed tables aren’t enough to deter south London’s dining cognoscenti from patronising... more »
168 Highgate Road, London NW5 1QS
With animal heads on its walls (nothing endangered, mind) and a bucolic finish, The Bull & Last has the feel of a country pub in the big city. The ground-floor... more »
21 Canonbury Place, London N1 2NS
It’s all about the beer garden: overlooked by the Georgian houses of leafy Barnsbury, this huge space is a mix of decking and patios scattered with smart... more »
1 Lawrence Street, London SW3 5NB
The guys behind Fulham favourites The Sands End and Brown Cow haven't strayed far from home for their latest venture: a full refurbishment of Chelsea's... more »
44 Barnsbury Street, London N1 1ER
It may look gentrified, but The Drapers Arms is a lively place, with the ground-floor bar humming like a good ’un when the locals flock in. The Georgian... more »
90 Berwick Street, London W1F 0QB
Cheekily located next door to his former restaurant Yauatcha, Alan Yau's conversion of the old Endurance pub pairs skillful renditions of Cantonese classics... more »
75 South Parade, London W4 5LF
Character aplenty suffuses this sizeable old pub, constructed on a corner site towards the end of the 19th century and now owned by the Metropolitan Pub... more »
159 Farringdon Road, London EC1R 3AL
The Eagle on Farringdon Road is a legend among gastropubs – the grandaddy of them all, with only its third head chef since launching back in 1991. Little... more »
130 Lauriston Road, London E9 7LH
Right next to Victoria Park, this regal Empress receives a number of important local dignitaries throughout the day: the fishmonger, the butcher, the baker…... more »
24 York Way, London N1 9AA
Messrs Farrow & Ball could well have provided the dark-blue paintwork and there's stripped wood aplenty, but don't pigeonhole this place as gastro-by-numbers.... more »
9 Camp Road, London SW19 4UN
Still delivering ‘good food and a buzzy atmosphere’, The Fox and Grapes was originally the brainchild of two-Michelin-starred Hibiscus hero Claude Bosi,... more »
27 Coldharbour, London E14 9NS
One of Ed and Tom Martin's first gastropubs, The Gun is still a cracker thanks to its riverside setting looking out from Isle of Dogs towards the Dome.... more »
Over the last two decades, London has seen an explosion of Gastro Pubs opening up, the perfect combination of a British pub and good quality restaurant. Gone is the notion of unattractive pub restaurants serving below average food, the Gastro Pub has brought pub dining bang up to date with smart and stylish dining areas and high quality menus. Gastro Pub cuisine is wide and varied and encompasses cuisines from all over the world. Some focus solely on British cuisine, others offer an eclectic mix of dishes, but above all, each Gastro Pub serves food of a high quality.
London boasts a fantastic range of great Gastro Pubs, whether it’s gastro pubs in the heart of the City, the Hammersmith, Kensington or any other area of London, you’ll always find a great Gastro Pub in the vicinity. Fashionable, laid back and comfortable, Gastro Pubs are well –loved by everyone. Square Meal has carefully selected the best Gastro Pubs cuisine in London to help you with your choice.
Every one of the Gastro Pubs Cuisines featured in Square Meal’s list of London’s top Gastro Pub Cuisines have been tried and tested by food critics and our own customers so check out the reviews and book a table online with Square Meal today.. Each Square Meal listing features an independent review, as well as reviews from diners, together with unique special offers such as free drinks and discounts.