Best Cider Bars and Pubs in London
As the dreary winter afternoons slowly turn into fresh Spring mornings, and as Britain emerges from underneath a blanket of rain and wind, the nation's orchards and vines are once against bursting full of flavourful, juicy fruit. Traditionally created using the fermented juices of an apple, Britain's breweries have now produced a whole load of experimental ciders, developed using an array of exotic fruits and palate treats. Here's a list of London pubs known for cider.
Hand Of Glory
With rustic wall-hanging, intriguing art installations and antiques scattered all over the place, this Hackney-based pub is definitely one of the more interesting pubs that London has to offer. The pub's bar boasts some of the quirkiest creations of the UK's biggest breweries, such as 5 Points Brewing and Crate Brewery; from summer-berry treats to a selection of mulled ciders.
Young's by company, British by nature, the Founders Arms is one of the best places to find authentic cider in London. Heralded for their river views and top when it comes to pub grub, grab a cold pint of the good stuff and casually drink the evening away.
Strongroom Bar and Kitchen
Located in Shoreditch, The Strongroom Bar & Kitchen is a top choice when it comes to cider pubs in London. As well as a cracking selection in fridges, the bar also rotates the choice on the taps, keep an eye out for guest producers.
Head over to Bermondsey where you'll find London's first ever cidery. Located on the Beer Mile, it's easily one of the best places to find great cider in South London. You'll find an excellent selection of the stuff, including home-made mixes and great line up of rotating guest ciders.
Howl At The Moon
It's one of the most notorious pubs in Hoxton, and a gem when it comes to Irish shenanigans in the city, but Howl at the Moon are also a dab hand when it comes to cider. From independents to London brands, they're true champions of the apple nectar.
Pilango Cider Bar
Get to grips with some of the finest ciders in the city as Pilango opens up its Parsons Green shop for a series of tastings that will take your cider knowledge from zero to 100 in just a couple of hours.
The Mall Tavern
Boasting over 28 taps of the best cider and beer from London and around the globe, if you're a cider drinker, it's probably best you make your way to The Mall Tavern. Settle into their modern furnishings, including brown leather sofas lining the edges and varnished tables, order some delicious, classic British food to go with your pint and have a great time.