One of the best places to try something a little different in Stratford, not only is The Bat and Ball a top location for rustic pizzas and craft beers, they're keeping your competitive spirits at an all time high with their fun-filled selection of ping pong tables for some post-pint action.
Bars in Stratford
Rumour has it that Stratford is only good for the one thing, and that's shopping. Rumour has it that we think that's bull. While home to the stunning Olympic Park and a top myriad of shops in the heart of Westfield Shopping Centre, it's also a great place to drink in the East. From fun-filled bars with entertainment to casual boozers, check out our list of some of the best bars in Stratford.
When it comes to one of the best bars in Stratford, there's a name that simply cannot be denied. Not only harking back to the days of the 1950s thanks to their retro, rock 'n' roll edge, All Star Lanes is the perfect place for Americana bites and booze set alongside a slot of bowling.
One of the most interesting places to drink in London, let alone in the East, Roof East is a rooftop bar in Stratford that not only caters to the hungry crowd with a roster of street food stalls, there's regular events, smashing views from the top and quirky spaces to drink aplenty.
Located in the heart of the shopping centre, Bumpkin is not only a great place to eat and drink after you've trawled through the shops, their kitsch interiors and charming British style promise plates that range from risotto to a hardy Sunday roast dinner.
A top pub in Stratford and another name found in the heart of Westfield, not only is The Cow clearly meat orientated with a roster of burgers and steaks to its name, snag the right table and you could find yourself perched with views of the Olympic Park itself.
Balans Soho Society is bringing their brand of chic to Stratford. Channelling more than a little chic, the spot has major Parisian vibes with a delicious British menu and fine wine list.
Serving up everything from well-kept cask ales and a great selection of craft beers, to wines, spirits and big, juicy burgers, this friendly neighbourhood spot in Stratford is perfect for a few post-work drinks or a big weekend session.
Located in the heart of Westfield, Cabana Brasil is serving delectable BBQ dishes and authentic street food. Head to the Stratford favourite where you'll find everything from picanha steak and slow-cooked pork feijoadas to caipirinhas and watermelon bellinis.
A short walk from Stratford international, this unique casino houses a series of bars for you to get the drinks in. From their pretty gin terrace where you can indulge in some cocktails and some garden games, to their relaxing bar area, it's a great spot to enjoy drink any hour of the day or night.