Like to enjoy your after work drinks with a view? You'll want to know all about The Cutty Sark pub; with a proud history spanning over 200 years and a stunning vantage point that looks over the river and the Canary Wharf skyline. Book yourself a river table (or head out onto their patio) and kick back with a couple of drinks or a plate of hearty comfort food at one of our favourite pubs in south east London.
Pubs in Greenwich
Known for their beer gardens and history, some of the best traditional pubs in London can be found south of the city, in Greenwich. Whether you're looking for the perfect place to have a sunny summer pint, some student-friendly prices, or if you're on the hunt for a top spot for a private party, this riverside enclave has something to offer everyone; boasting locally brewed ales and specially picked seasonal menus from top chefs. So have a look at our list of recommended pubs in Greenwich and see if one tickles your fancy.
This traditional Young's pub in Greenwich has been untouched by modern day influences and remains a quaint place to stop in for a drink. A friendly staff with a knowledge of the area and drinks they serve make this a hidden gem in a tourist filled area. With a passion for good beer, the pub maintains the highest standard and is renowned for it's traditional Young's real ales. Perfect for after work drinks or a family meal!
Offering up some very good gourmet pub grub, The Pilot Inn is one of the cosiest pubs in Greenwich. A stone's throw from the Thames, it also boasts a fantastic beer garden, beautiful upstairs bedrooms, a slick private dining space and...wait for it...the most extensive cheese counter of any London pub. If that's not a USP then we don't know what is.
When it comes to Greenwich pubs, The Gipsy Moth is a perfect example of the laidback vibe of the area. Found in a Grade I listed building just shy of the Cutty Sark, it's a cool spot to retreat, especially come summer, when the BBQ in the garden is in full swing.
One of South London's finest watering holes, this Greenwich pub boasts river views, delicious food and stunning selection of beers. Head down for a Sunday roast and you'll see just how well this traditional bar does the meaty classic.
In need of a pub stocked with loads of charisma? There's a cracking boozer located just a few yards from the legendary Cutty Sark - and there's a pretty sweet outdoor terrace here, too. The Old Brewery is a quirky Young's boozer ideal for locals and visitors alike, where fresh British comfort food and heaps of locally-brewed craft beers are served inside the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College.
Looking to take the sites of Greenwich in? With a bevvie in hand to boot? A charming gastro pub in Greenwich with views of the river, The Sail Loft is a top place for a cold one in the city. Not only boasting nautical interiors, The Sail Loft will impress with their draught selection and riverside plot.