Quiz Nights in London
Quiz nights in London are the perfect excuses to get your mates together for a catch up and a laugh. This being the capital, though, you shouldn't expect a bored OAP droning out line after line of questions until closing time - expect rave rounds, wacky prizes and even weirder hosts. Whether you're after an amazing prize or an excuse for a tipple with your mates, get yourself to down to the best pub quizzes in London.
Last updated on 19th January 2018
5 music-filled rounds, The Mysterious Wheel of Steel Round, a live DJ and a buzzing atmosphere - there's a reason the rowdy Sounds Familiar has got a reputation. If you're a music maestro with a mischievous edge, it might be time to give this night of melodic mayhem a go.
Take part in The Lucky Voice Pop Quiz, Islington. Rounds include Name That Tune and Next Lines, plus special bonus rounds including air guitar, limbo and hula hooping! The quiz is every Thursday night at Lucky Voice Islington. It's just £2 per person and the winning team takes all the cash!
Taking place every Wednesday in Leytonstone's newest pub, Bugaloo Stu Bingo is a brilliant and hilarious way to spend an evening. Pitch up to charming boozer The Birds for a night of craft beer, fun and games.
One of the best quiz nights in London, this fun comedy night will keep you cracking up until the very end. With round as diverse as 'True & False' and 'Twerk It Out', there's a lot of laughs to be had at this fantastic event.
Having dubbed themselves as the quiz masters of South London, this statement sure needs some investigating. Calling all quizzical folks, The Queen Adelaide in Putney is a local coming complete with craft beer, lovely nosh and a quiz of music, film, TV, puzzles and games to really get those noggin cogs whirling.
Based in North West London, Royal Oak is a family-friendly pub that was built with those lazy weekends in mind. Offering the usual charm and character that you'd expect to find in an old pub in London, the venue bursts into life each week, thanks to a thrilling quiz night. Put your head to the test and see if you have what it takes to calm first place.
Inspired by the ship that first carried English pilgrims to the New World, the Mayflower is an authentic English pub in South London's Rotherhithe. The pub actually sits next to the famous ship's original mooring point and offers Londoners a warming, traditional pub experience. Drenched in dark mahogany tones and nautical antiques, head down on a Tuesday and take part in the pub's challenging quiz night.
The outrageous pub quiz master, Martin, at The Old Queen's Head will guide you through their crazy pub quiz; featuring rounds like dirty doodles, bubble blowing, kazookeoke & face painting, alongside some brain testing questions. There is a massive cash prize to be won, alongside numerous free drink giveaways.
Head to the Park Tavern for their quiz night and stay for their beer. The kitchen serves up a variety of delicious, seasonal dishes, while the bar will keep those noggins lubricated with over 50 craft beers, 100 spirits and 13 beers on tap.
Get down to temper for their extra-special Valentine's Day edition of Curry, Quiz & Fizz. The only way to do a curry brunch this Valentine's Day in London, it's a fun daytime date idea.
This beer-loving pub has a pub quiz every Monday. So if you’ve got your thinking hat on, head up to the Arnos Arms for challenging and fun questions while you drink one of their locally sourced beers and ales – as well as delicious grilled pub food.
Love dropping a knowledge bomb on people? Who doesn't. Here at DesignMyNight gloating is encouraged, as is learning and drinking. So, bringing all of our favourite things together, The Ten Bells are hosting their weekly London quiz night so you can drink, think and have some general week day fun from your favourite local.
The Hope and Anchor in Brixton are putting you whisky knowledge to the test. As well as trying various Four Roses bourbons, there will be questions on the great spirit, prizes and plenty of tipples.
The Honor Oak’s weekly pub quiz comes every Wednesday, with a cash prize of £50 every week. But that’s not the only way to win: runners-up get a bottle of wine, there’s two on-the-spot prizes and, finally, the rolling jackpot. All you have to do is choose the right envelope and you could win big. Meanwhile, have a sip of one of their wonderful cask ales, craft beers or fine wines, or order some food platters to get that brain working.
Held as part of BAD MATH MONDAY, the Strongroom bar quiz is legendary. With a new theme every week, burger, beer and jackpot prize up for grabs - all for a tenner - it's always a good night out.
Taking place every Sunday night, this South London pub fronts a weekly quiz, where the winners each week are automatically entered into a big end-of-year draw. Teams are 2-6 and the cost of entry is £2, and there are prizes on the night for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Alongside the quiz, enjoy a hearty food menu, a varied drinks selection, and Gorringe Pub's quirky beer garden.
Drink, Shop & Do are doing what they do best, quirky events. Join them this February for a night of toast constructions, see what you can build in an hour for the chance to win some silly prizes.
The Mere Scribbler in South London prides itself as something of a jack-of-all-trades. The venue caters for a wide range of different tastes, boasting a drinks menu of craft beers, international wines, local ales and classic cocktails. If that wasn't enticing enough, the kitchen serves hearty burgers, bar snacks and sharing plates to its guests, while the huge screen TVs showcase the very best live sporting action.
Burn's Night is coming to the city with temper City this January; get ready for a four-course Scottish feast with an Indian twist, along with a quiz hosted by renowned comedian Hardeep Singh Kohli.
The big fat quiz and curry night at this South London pub takes place every Tuesday. Starting at 7.30pm with a £50 bar tab up for grabs, come test your knowledge.
Boasting an SW postcode but looking for the pub quiz to match? Coming at you every Sunday night in London, The Old Frizzle presents a classic pub with firm favourite rounds and a £50 prize to boot. An affordable boozer, where it costs only £2 per person to play, what exactly are you waiting for?
Looking for a quiz night in Bethnal Green? We've just the boozy babes. One of the best pub quizzes in London, head on down to the Star of Bethnal Green for brain churners and prizes galore every Tuesday night. Hosted by their very own 'Queen of Quiz' Nadean Downey, expect a brilliant night in Bethnal Green.
Head over to the Ace Hotel in Shoreditch for a massive night as Supa Dupa Fly take over. There will be two courses of brunch food, bottomless cocktails, a quiz on hip hop and a roaring after-party.
For an idyllic evening of ice-cold beer and thought-provoking questions, head down to The Crown pub in Battersea every Thursday night for their weekly quiz night. Grab your friends and put your knowledge of obscure facts to the test at this evening full of laughter and frivolous fun. To ensure the night doesn't end too early, their compelling menu of condiment filled burgers will keep you well-fuelled and wanting more.
A hearty boozer just south of the river, quiz nights in Clapham belong to the one and only Clapham North. Toting top prizes such as £50 in cash, guests that get their noggins out for just £2 a piece can try their hand at themed rounds and roast dinners a-plenty. Book your table, this nugget fills up quick.
You aren’t going to find a night like this very often – Proud Camden have hijacked a game of bingo and injected it with the style of hip hop to create Blingo. Expect mad beats, big prizes, dance offs, lip sync battles and the biggest after-party once the balls stop rolling.
This hilarious London quiz is unlike anything you've encountered before. Watch three teams made up of influencers, comedians and the public test their music knowledge in a bid to win a top cash prize.
Nestled among the pretty Victorian terraces of Bow’s Coborn Road, this gem of a boozer is a cracking spot to retire to come quiz night. Test your trivia every Sunday and don’t forget to check out their Facebook page in the lead up; there’s usually a few teasers to get you started in the days before.
At this beautiful Notting Hill pub they sell delicious, unique dishes and a brilliant range of craft beers, which is the perfect accompaniment to their weekly Wednesday pub quiz.
If you're on the hunt for a charming local primed for Sunday roasting, craft beer boozing and even some quizzing delights then listen up. The Grove is smack bang in the middle of Clapham South and Balham tube stations so for all you SW folk, there's a lovely Victorian punter playground that hosts a Sunday night quiz in London to get down to.