Pubs in Richmond

A tranquil area of London, where time slows down and the fast-paced nature of the City is left behind, Richmond is no stranger to a top pint. Boasting a wide variety of great pubs, from family haunts to sports pubs and country pubs, the one thing Richmond pubs all have in common is either their fantastic beer gardens or amazing views of the River Thames. So which to pick? Read our list of the recommended pubs in Richmond and see if they tickle your fancy.

Last updated on 26th April 2022

King's Head Roehampton

533 user reviews 4

One of the best pubs near Richmond and found on the border of Richmond Park and Putney Heath, King's Head is a fun and casual gem. Not only boasting one of the best beer gardens in Richmond, this humble gastro space is pints and pub plates aplenty. 

Tap Tavern

226 user reviews 5

A cool Richmond pub with craft beers and ales at the heart of the menu, not only can you try pints like never before, join the modern boozer for a unique snacks and food menu, include 'cockles popcorn' and roasts on the weekend.

The Orange Tree Richmond

464 user reviews 4

Located right next to London's Famous Orange Tree theatre, The Orange Tree is the perfect pub to stop in for a lively pre-theatre drink. The rugby pub also plays all the major fixtures and even has a shuttle bus departing behind the venue heading to all the games at Twickenham. With old fashioned cask ale pumps and hanging lanterns, the venue retains a traditional pub feel but still serves up British classics with modern twists and an extensive range of drinks.

The White Cross

655 user reviews 4

For some of the best views over the Thames, head over to The White Cross in Richmond. Evoking the French Riviera, their sunny terrace overlooks the river making it the ideal destination to chill with a glass of wine in the summer months. Inside the pub is more traditional with dark and comfy furnishings. Due to its location, the pub often floods but never fear! The White Cross always leaves wellies at the edge of the water so you can still wade across for a drink.

Old Ship Richmond

365 user reviews 5

Free round of Guinness on us!

Based on King Street, the Old Ship is a pub that fills each of its guests with a warm, comforting feeling. Decorated as a traditional watering hole with dark mahogany tables and a smattering of maritime antiques, the pub boasts a stunning dinner and drinks menu. Whether you're tucking into a delicious roast of chomping your way through a succulent burger, the variety on offer will cater for even the pickiest of needs. Be sure to check out their beer garden and blacony, which boasts stunnings views overlooking the whole of the town. 

White Horse

75 user reviews 4

Quiz Night every Wednesday from 7:30pm and 1 other offer

A picturesque gastro pub in Richmond, the family friendly nature of The White Horse can be seen most clearly on Sunday where families turn out in force for their famous roast. With its minimal yet comfortable decor, you'll feel right at home as soon as you enter and can leave the bustle of the city behind. The bar is stocked with Fuller's finest beers and ales which are brewed just down the road and can be enjoyed in the garden refuge.

The Rising Sun

155 user reviews 4

In need of a watering hole in the heart of Richmond? We've got you sorted with The Rising Sun. Fronting British gastro dining, delish vino and a wide selection of beer, the venue is perfect for soaking up the sun during the warmer months.