Cosy Pubs With Fireplaces In London

If you're feeling the winter chill and are looking for somewhere inviting to curl up by the fire with a pint in hand, then we've got the goods for you. From toasty boozers with the best Sunday roasts in the biz to unique bars and hidden gems, check out our recommendations for cosy pubs in London with open fireplaces, which are sure to warm you up good and proper.

Last updated on 26th May 2022




The White Cross

608 user reviews 4

Tucked away in the heart of Richmond, The White Cross is one of our top picks when it comes to cosy pubs in South London. Boasting a prime riverfront location, plus lovely Victorian interiors, this quirky boozer is a fantastic viewpoint from which to enjoy a stunning sunset with a tasty ale to hand.

Duke on the Green

558 user reviews 4

Duke on the Green is a regularly packed-out spot, and for good reason. Screening major sports fixtures, plus serving up a menu of hearty brunch plates and mega Sunday roasts, it's an ideal place to while away the hours when there's a chill in the air. Found in the heart of Parsons Green, this is truly one of the best pubs with open fires in London.

No 1 Duke Street

1629 user reviews 4

Looking for pubs in Richmond with a fireplace? Say hello to No 1 Duke Street, the Instagrammable haven that puts cosiness above all else. Offering an all-day menu of healthy brunch plates, juicy burgers and a selection of British classics, this beautiful Darwin & Wallace bar and restaurant is a must-visit.

The Hat and Tun

145 user reviews 5

Traditional, charming and dripping with British flair, The Hat and Tun in Farringdon is perfect for winter warming. Expect a roaring fire and high-end gastro fare, including homemade pies and real ale, as well as a huge selection of international wines and comfy leather armchairs that are just waiting to be sunk into.

The Ladywell Tavern

88 user reviews 4

Searching for traditional pubs in South London? The Ladywell Tavern ticks all our British boozer boxes. Complete with a roaring fire, board games, tonnes of beers on tap and a heated garden, this place really is a notch above the rest. Head here on a Sunday to dive into an epic roast dinner.

The Warrington Hotel

29 user reviews 4

On the hunt for a pub with a fire in West London? Then make a beeline for The Warrington Hotel. Full of charming historical features, marble hearths, Chesterfield sofas and stained glass windows, this is one seriously snug spot. They're also pros at rustling up hearty pub grub, so head over with an empty stomach.

The Roebuck Hampstead

599 user reviews 4

Many flock to Hampstead when the winter bites thanks to its charming leafy streets and quaint neighbourhood shops, but if you're looking to warm your cockles? Head to The Roebuck, where the huge sharing boards come piled high with baked Somerset camembert, marinated olives and Mediterranean flatbread.

Catford Bridge Tavern

132 user reviews 4

A firm Catford favourite, this warm and cosy pub is a great place for mates, dates and family get-togethers. Offering an ever-so-inviting seating area, complete with a working fireplace and tasty Caribbean eats, it's a must-visit when the weather takes a turn.

Junction Tavern

3 user reviews 5

Nothing beats getting all cosy on a cold day, than with a nice pint and some hearty pub fare. Luckily, Junction Tavern offers all that and more. Make your way to this Tufnell Park boozer to enjoy a lip-smacking array of drinks, a Sunday roast, and a top-notch quiz night. 

Holly Bush

306 user reviews 4

Holly Bush is your answer to a cute country pub in London, and is one of Hampstead's most famous watering holes. Warm and welcoming, this Hollymount haunt churns out local ales and offers a menu of hearty British fare, making it a guaranteed winner for your next winter date night.

The Lady Ottoline

43 user reviews 5

The Lady Ottoline is a great place for a boozy lunch or intimate dinner with friends. Head over to this swish Bloomsbury location for cocktails, craft ales and a menu of British bites, including an always-fabulous pie of the day, served with mash, buttered greens and lashings of gravy.

It may be hard to find a fireplace in a restaurant, but we've searched high and low for just that. Fidelio Café is a beautiful eatery in Farringdon that boasts a roaring hearth for when temperatures start to drop. Tuck into mouthwatering European dishes, paired with glasses of wine and classic cocktails, all against a backdrop of dark wooden interiors.

The Spaniards Inn

279 user reviews 4

Hunker down at this traditional pub in Hampstead for a cosy dining experience like no other. Dating back to the 1500s, The Spaniards Inn once played host to highwaymen and rioters, but is luckily a little more subdued now, with a welcoming atmosphere and plenty of historical charm.