Pubs and Bars Near London Parks

The city is absolutely brimming with green spaces, perfect for all your summertime bathing and cold weather walks. And wherever there's an urban oasis, there seems to be a watering hole close by, offering that final pit-stop before you venture home. Whether you're on the hunt for a stylish cocktail haunt to warm you up or a traditional boozer with a suntrap of a beer garden, we've put together a list of pubs and bars near London parks, suitable for all seasons.

Last updated on 22nd August 2022

Camden London

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If you're looking for a bar near Regent's Park, Camden can be found just a short walk away. Pop by this swish spot for scrumptious food, lip-smacking drinks and eye-catching decor. And if you stay into the evening? Expect a fab lineup of top DJs.

Nestled in the corner of Wapping Gardens, this East London pub is a great shout for a post-park trip drink or meal. The Turks Head is serving up on-tap beers and French-inspired food, as well as a knockout brunch, in its chic outdoor terrace.

The Engineer

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Located in the heart of Primrose Hill is The Engineer, the perfect pub to frequent after a trip to the park with friends. Enjoy cask ales, wines and spirits, alongside mouthwatering burgers and classic Sunday roasts.

The Coach & Horses Kew

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Looking for a drink near a park? You could do a lot worse than The Coach & Horses. Situated by the famous Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, the gastropub provides the perfect respite from a day of roaming through the greenery, whilst their chefs whip up comforting grub. 

The Green Man

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Venture south of the river and you'll come across The Green Man, a snug pub by Putney Heath. During the colder season, it has plenty to keep you toasty with fires, cask ales and heartwarming food, whilst the summer months see the beer garden abuzz with sun seekers and afternoon drinkers.

County Arms

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With Chesterfields, warming fires and a cracking beer garden, County Arms is a great shout for a meal with the family. The Wandsworth pub also dishes up everything from weekday breakfasts to Sunday lunches, along with an impressive wine and cocktail list.

In an area steeped in history, it only seems fitting that its drinking options should follow suit. Charming country-esque pubs, elegant bars and retro-inspired joints all make for a civilised sip after your tramp around the heath.

If you're checking out Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park you might as well make a day of it with an evening brewski at one of these swanky boozers nearby. After a sky-high sip? Roof East has got you covered. Fancy some entertainment with your pint? Take your pick between bowling alley bars and ping pong party dens.

London Fields has tonnes of cool bars and restaurants ideally suited for an afternoon drink. Take your pick from an eclectic mix of neighbourhood cocktails haunts, rooftop spots and craft breweries all around Hackney and Haggerston.

Found yourself in Central London? Hyde Park is surrounded by drinking haunts to suit all types, touting happy hour cocktails, craft brews and wine lists galore. Spend your evening eating and drinking your way round Westminster, Mayfair, Paddington and Kensington. 

The Naturalist

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When it comes to places to drink near parks in London, The Naturalist is one of the best. Nestled close to Finsbury Park, right by the Woodberry Wetlands, this bistro combines gawp-worthy interiors with a cracking menu of seasonal produce served up seven days a week.  

Four Quarters East

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Arcade games, craft beer and classy cocktails are all up for grabs at Four Quarters East. The Queen Elizabeth Country Park bar is bringing you a hefty helping of nostalgia with everything from Space Invaders to vintage Pacman, retro Nintendo to Sony consoles, accompanied by unique sips from local brewers.

The Princess of Wales

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You've no doubt heard of Greenwich's Royal Observatory but you'd be missing out if you didn't also pay a visit to The Princess of Wales while you were there. Merely minutes away from the iconic park, this boozer has it all - lashings of character, mouthwatering nosh and a spacious beer garden.

Lord Morpeth

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Located in prime position by Victoria Park, the Lord Morpeth is one of the best pubs in the area. Not only will you find quality beers and pizza from Sourdough Saloon, but also Instagrammable interiors and cute corners.

The Garden Gate

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The Garden Gate is a proper London pub near Hampstead Heath. Old school interiors, cosy lighting and an impressive back bar of craft ales, spirits and IPAs make it a prime rest stop after a trudge around the scrubland, whilst a spacious beer garden is on hand if a rare moment of sunshine should appear.  

The Britannia

331 user reviews 5

Walk along Kensington High Street and you'll find The Britannia, a historic Chelsea haunt. Pouring pints since 1834, the pub harks back to its heritage with comfy armchairs and wood-burning stoves, whilst modern additions help to make it one swanky boozer. 

The Lauriston

60 user reviews 4

One of the best pubs near Victoria Park, The Lauriston is a must-visit if you're looking for delicious pizza and fresh pints. The menu here fronts a slick selection of authentic Italian eats, perfect for pairing with a few classic cocktails or craft beer.