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 17th January 2020

Blingo - Hip Hop Bingo

192 user reviews 5

You aren't going to find a night like this very often – Londoners 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.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

115 user reviews 5

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. 

The Queen Adelaide

267 user reviews 4

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. 

The Grove

213 user reviews 4

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 to get down to.

The Star of Bethnal Green

243 user reviews 4

High five Mondays and 3 other offers

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' Shantal, expect a brilliant night in Bethnal Green. 

The Old Queen's Head

27 user reviews 4

All cocktails are £5 every Wednesday!

The outrageous pub quiz master, Amy, 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.

The Clapham North

171 user reviews 4

Lively-Hour | 5-8pm Mon - Thurs | 2 for £10 cocktails | £15 Bottle of Bubbles | £20 Bottle of Wine *Offer available on selected cocktails, bubbles and wine only. Not valid in conjunction with any other offers.

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 every Sunday. Book your table, this nugget fills up quick.

The Old Frizzle

345 user reviews 4

Lively-Hour | 5-8pm Mon - Thurs | 2 for £10 cocktails | £15 Bottle of Bubbles | £20 Bottle of Wine *Offer available on selected cocktails, bubbles and wine only. Not valid in conjunction with any other offers.

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?

The Honor Oak

5 user reviews 3

Offering one of the best pub quizzes in Forest Hill, the Honor Oak's weekly Wednesday trivia match offers a rolling jackpot and bar tabs for the winning. Run by the Lucky Cow Quiz Company, you'll find trivia on everyone from Einstein to Joey Essex, and master of proceedings, Mark, keeps things light and fun for everyone.

Royal Oak

90 user reviews 5

Whole Chicken for Half

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 claim first place.

The Mere Scribbler

192 user reviews 4

Lively-Hour | 5-8pm Mon - Thurs | 2 for £10 cocktails | £15 Bottle of Bubbles | £20 Bottle of Wine *Offer available on selected cocktails, bubbles and wine only. Not valid in conjunction with any other offers.

Head down to Streatham Common where The Mere Scribbler offers an unbeatable Sunday night experience with their pub quiz. With a mix of general knowledge, picture rounds, music intro questions and fun puzzles, it makes for a great end to the week - even if you don't scoop that £50 top prize.

Strongroom Bar and Kitchen

226 user reviews 5

The Strongroom bar quiz is a thing of legends at this point as quizmaster George brings you that sweet, sweet trivia every Monday from 8pm. The theme changes weekly, but the questions incorporate everything from the most tenuously linked answers to the bleeding obvious, and there's food and cash up for grabs.

The Brookmill

27 user reviews 4

Function Room and 1 other offer

One of the loveliest pubs in Deptford, The Brookmill offers the perfect location to get stuck into an excellent pub quiz. Held every Tuesday night, we'd recommend getting there a little early to bag some of their great pub grub, and a pint in their beer garden during those summer months.

The Exmouth Arms

106 user reviews 4

2 for 1 Gin & Tonics and 4 other offers

Head to The Exmouth Arms every Tuesday where their epic pub quiz kicks off with some tough trivia and (usually) friendly competition. Even if you're not much of a quizzer, you can still sample the delights of their tasty burgers and great selection of beers.

@ The Prince of Wales Brixton on Thursday 13th February 2020 and 4 other Thursdays

This Brixton haunt just got way more fun, as Musical Bingo has landed and is going to be taking you on an epic journey through songs from various decades and genres. Anything can happen, so expect mystery boxes, big gambles and killer questions at this quirky quiz night.

Spectacular Pub Quizzes

33 user reviews 5

Fancy winning the Geller cup? Well now's your chance as the ultimate Friends quiz returns to Harlem Soul, complete with margaritas, Smelly Cat singalongs and plenty more. Could there be a better way to spend your week nights? We sincerely doubt it. 

What starts off as an easy true or false round quickly escalates into an all-out showdown of stage challenges at London's hottest, fast-paced, fun-fuelled, raucous and action-packed quiz. Expect games such as Twerk It Out, Swingballs, Rattle Battle and more.

The Original Tour

46 user reviews 5

The Original Tour are taking quiz nights on tour by fusing boozy sight-seeing with trivia questions. Over the afternoon, you'll get to take in all the iconic spots around London whilst answering questions on historical characters and information connected to the city.