South London Pub Guide

South London Pub Guide


Whether you want to sit outside on a summer’s evening or hide yourself away next to the fire in the winter months, South London has some great boozers to choose from. We’ve put together a list of the best.


The Riverside

Nestled beside the River Thames in Vauxhall sits The Riverside pub. Come here for a pint and escape the hustle and bustle of the city. The Riverside’s wide array of Gin infusions are also not-to-be-missed; we particularly recommend the Earl Grey infusion. 

Address: Hamilton House, 5 St George’s Wharf, Vauxhall, SW8 2LE

Telephone: 020 7735 8129


The Duke of Edinburgh 

The Duke of Edinburgh is tucked away between the lively neighbourhoods of Brixton and Clapham North. It boasts one of the largest beer gardens in South London and is perfect for wiling away a summer’s evening or watching sport on the big screen.

Address: 204 Ferndale Road, Brixton, SW9 8AG

Telephone: 020 7326 0301


The Regent 

This Balham local is the gift that keeps on giving. Visitors can relax on the hidden terrace while sampling The Regent’s extensive list of cocktails, indulging in a hearty Sunday roast or much-loved all-day brunch menu. Dogs welcome.

Address: 21 Chestnut Grove, Balham, SW12 8JB

Telephone: 020 8772 0546


The Duke of Cambridge 

Located on the doorstep of Battersea Park, The Duke of Cambridge offers an impressive  range of cask ales and craft beers. Also, don’t miss their moreish food menu full of traditional and wholesome fare, such as old-fashioned pies.

Address: 228 Battersea Bridge Road, Battersea, SW11 3AA

Telephone: 020 7223 5662


Camberwell Arms 

This excellent gastropub is brought to you by the same team behind The Anchor & Hope in Waterloo, and The Canton Arms in Stockwell. The menu makes full use of the giant charcoal grill in the open kitchen - think beautifully seared meats and traditional cuts.

Address: 65 Camberwell Church Street, Camberwell, SE5 8TR

Telephone: 020 7358 4364


Simon the Tanner 

Situated in the heart of Bermondsey Street, this South London pub caters to beer lovers. It’s wonderfully unpretentious with a fantastic array of beer, cider and ales, such as Bermondsey’s Brew By Numbers, Peckham’s Brick and Woolwich’s Hop Stuff.

Address: 231 Long Lane, Bermondsey, SE1 4PR

Telephone: 020 7357 8740


Trinity Arms 

The Trinity Arms is a hidden gem set just off the High Street in Brixton. It specialises in casual dining, great beer and a warm atmosphere. You can also enjoy its garden which features sun-soaked seating in the summer and a warming fire pit in the winter.

Address: 45 Trinity Gardens, Brixton, SW9 8DR

Telephone: 020 7274 4544


The Crooked Billet 

The Crooked Billet sits in a highly-coveted spot in the top corner of Wimbledon Common. It’s renowned for its friendly service, extensive wine and craft beer menu and homemade food. Get there early to bag a deck chair on the common and watch the world go by.

Address: 14-15 Crooked Billet, Wimbledon, SW19 4RQ

Telephone: 020 8946 4942


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