Bars near Olympic Park London
The lasting legacy of the 2012 Olympics is that London has now been left with a bloomin' lovely new public park. If you're looking to go exploring, you'll need somewhere to stop for a bite to eat and a refreshing drink, so here you can find a run down of the best bars to quench your thirst near the Olympic Park. There are many pubs within walking distance of the park and there are plenty more as you venture further into East London, so here's a selection of the best ones.
The Langthorne in Stratford centre, is a British pub serving up happily affordable classic pub dishes such as fish and chips, bangers and mash and a good old burger. To drink they have a range of cask ales, as well as lagers and wines all at very reasonable prices. This is a great choice for a bar near the Olympic Park.
Brought to Stratford by the very same JaguarShoes name that has given you the likes of Dream Bags and Hand of Glory, RedYellowBlue is yet another cool and hunkering space that not only promises cocktails and records playing, there's art showcasing and food from Wild Dogs to boot.
The Cow in Westfield Stratford, is a modern and welcoming gastro-pub and bar. It boasts stunning views of the Olympic park and is a great place for some food and a drink. With plenty of comfy sofas and bright decor, this is perfect pit stop. There is also a great selection of craft beers, lagers, ales and wines sourced from all corners of the globe.
Get into the sporty mood before a visit to the Olympic Park at Bat and Ball, the ping pong and pizza bar. The restaurant is two floors of games, pizza and craft beer, as well as putting on fun DJ nights come the weekend.
It's one of East London's coolest spots and enjoys views over the Olympic Park, Roof East used to be a carpark but has now been transformed into a hot drinking spot. Available for private hire, this is the perfect place for a summer shindig.