Bars In Greenwich

If you're looking for a weekend haven away from the flurry of Central London then hitting a bar in Greenwich could be just the ticket to freedom. Despite Greenwich's massive historical influence in London, the bars are still something of an untapped source by many. However the area have some great cocktail bars, bars with tremendous views and of course prime places to party. So if you are venturing into the unknown then let this recommended list of Greenwich bars help you pick you're destination for drinking in South London. 

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Last updated on 1st May 2024

The Gourmet Bar

The Gourmet Bar can be found tucked away inside Novotel London just off the High Road. Expect exceptional service across a contemporary space that's styled with plants, Greenwich-themed wall art and an eclectic colour scheme for a fun look. As for drinks? There's a sprit list that's over 40 strong, plus world wine and a coffee-led menu of hot beverages, alongside a tasty breakfast, sandwich and dinner menu.

Slug and Lettuce O2

Located inside London's famous O2, the Slug & Lettuce is a trusty bar and restaurant there for pre-cinema bites and post-show drinks alike. Fresh from a recent facelift, this is an inviting space featuring cosy dining booths, elegant mirrors, raw brickwork and cool vibes. Pull up a stool at the bar and work your way through the classic cocktails and international beers on show at the Slug.

Richard The First

Beautifully decorated with vintage photographs, colourful furniture and an outdoor patio that could rival any in London, the Richard I pub in Greenwich is an easy-going bar that's become a favourite den for locals and tourists alike. Offering a bar full of real ales and craft beers, the chefs have worked tirelessly to compose a menu bursting with tradition and all the homely feelings we associate with British comfort food. 

Davy's Wine Vaults

Complimentary wine tasting weekly from 7pm and 3 other offers

A traditional style wine bar giving off that charmingly old-fashioned feel, Davy's Wine Vaults takes you back to the times of yesteryear as you sample the impressive assortment of over 100 vinos of young and old. As well as serving up deliciously fresh food dishes and wonderful wine, the notoriously hospitable staff at Davy's are also clued up on the lengthy wine lists, so should you have any questions you'll be in very safe hands.

Canteen Food Hall & Bar

You won't find a more fun, sociable atmosphere than at Canteen Food Hall & Bar, situated on Greenwich Peninsula. This vibrant spot is home to a well-stocked bar and six independent micro kitchens, serving an array of mouthwatering street food alongside hand-shaken cocktails and craft beer. They've got indoor and outdoor space to relax in, as well as a plant-filled terrace that's available for private hire.

The Cutty Sark

A historic pub known for its amazing views of the river and Canary Wharf skyline, The Cutty Sark is beautiful down to every last detail. With over two-hundred years of stories to tell, there's a cosy and inviting ambience to this place matched by the sweeping views, cracking pub grub and extensive range of boozy tipples.