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.
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.
This vibrant Bayswater venue regularly hosts a lively Tuesday pub quiz and serves up hearty pub grub alongside real ales, tasty drinks and a delicious Sunday lunch at the weekend.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
West is best? Well, if this Maida Vale boozer is anything to go by, then that could be the case. Hole up in this beautiful spot, where there's stunning Victorian interiors, contemporary food and a lively pub quiz.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
If you like your London quiz nights big and brash, then The Phoenix in Central London is the one for you. Head to the fun joint for all sorts of shenanigans, including Sounds Familiar Music Quiz.
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.
Clapham's Stane Street Syndicate is a venue for laid-back fun until it's time for the pub quiz. Choose from their selection of drinks and your strongest team for a night of laughs and potential wins.
Get you pre-pub quiz dinner organized with burgers and wings before settling in at the Sindecombe Social in London for some friendly competition. Hosts pub quizzes like Sounds Familiar Music Quiz, the pub knows how to put on a night to remember. Put together your best team and come on down for the quiz, drinks, and good eats.