There are a large number of pubs in London and this website could not hope to list them all so this page picks out selective features which might help the real ale drinker find good pubs.
A number of these are now members of
CAMRA's LocAle scheme
details of which can be found here
London Region Pub of the Year
Each year CAMRA Branches make Awards to pubs as, respectively their Pubs of the Season and Pubs of the Year. The following are Branch Pubs of the Year presented in 2018.
Bexley - Broken Drum, 308 Westwood Lane DA15 9PT
Bromley - Star and Garter, 227 High Street, BR1 1NZ
Croydon & Sutton - Hope, Carshalton
East London & City - Ye Olde Rose & Crown, 53-55 Hoe Street, London E17 4SA
Enfield & Barnet - Little Green Dragon, 928 Green Lanes, Winchmore Hill, N21 2AD
Kingston & Leatherhead - Antelope, Surbiton
North London - Tapping The Admiral, 77 Castle Road, NW1 8SU
Richmond & Hounslow - Roebuck, Richmond Hill
South East London - Blythe Hill Tavern, 319 Stanstead Road, Forest Hill SE23 1JB
South West Essex - Upminster TapRoom, 1b Sunnyside Gardens, Upminster, RM14 3DT
South West London - Trafalgar, Merton
West London - Harp, Chandos Place
West Middlesex - Dodo, 52 Boston Road, Hanwell, W7 3TR
Once all the local Branch winners have been decided, judging takes place for regional awards.
Our 2018 Pub of the Year is Little Green Dragon, 928 Green Lanes, Winchmore Hill, N21 2AD. The presentation took place on 9 October
Details of more recent and previous winners can be found at Pub Awards - Pub of the Year
You can download the Greater London 2018 Pub of the Year Judging Guidelines.
Increasingly pubs are offering
Traditional cider and perry
To find a pub near you selling cider or perry visit WhatPub