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 6th April 2018
Join KERB every other Wednesday as they host, not just an amazing quiz with six rounds, great cocktails, beers and street food (including free poppadum nachos), but it’s hosted by their amazing Drag Queen quiz master.
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.
You are not likely to get a quiz master better than this. Breast Cancer Haven’s fundraiser will see you go head-to-head with other teams in London’s ultimate quiz – and it’s all presented by comedian Hugh Dennis.
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.
Not so much as a quiz night but rather a quiz bonanza as temper City put on a themed and fancy dress event every first Saturday of the month. Join in with the hosts Battleacts as they lead you through hilarious rounds as you enjoy three courses of Indian dining and bottomless booze.
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.
Take your quiz night in London to another world with this galactic musical complete with singing, dancing, and lots of glitter. The psychedelic sci-fi spoof brings the unexpected to life with their interactive performance.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Join the fabulous Aeronaut team every Wednesday from 8pm for their epic quiz. With 2-4-1 burgers and the chance to win big bucks, brunch tickets and booze, it's one of the best quiz nights in West London.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.