Fancy A Pint In Peace Tonight? Best Pubs Not Showing The World Cup.

By caroliner Last edited 104 months ago
Fancy A Pint In Peace Tonight? Best Pubs Not Showing The World Cup.

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Taking pity on all those who dislike football or think that the vuvuzela is this biggest threat to mankind since Crazy Frog, our friends at Fancyapint have put together a list of top pubs in which you can sip your beer in peace and quiet.

- Ye Olde Mitre Tavern 5P_sl.jpg (Farringdon, London)
Friendly old pub hidden down an alley on the edge of the City with great beers.

- The Grapes 5P_sl.jpg (Limehouse, London)
Narrow pub with a small terrace on the river, great food and beer.

- Windsor Castle 5P_sl.jpg (Marble Arch, London)
Eccentric pub with great beer, Thai food and lots of knicknacks.

- Colton Arms 5P_sl.jpg (Hammersmith, London)
Villagey local which closes in the afternoon - brilliant hideaway.

- Southampton Arms 5P_sl.jpg (Tufnell Park, London)
A new favourite hideaway with great pub snacks and huge selection of beer and cider.

- The Victoria 5P_sl.jpg (Lancaster Gate, London)
Fine Victorian pub within spitting distance of Hyde Park with well-kept beers and friendly locals.

- The Royal Oak 5P_sl.jpg (Borough, London)
Harvey's only outpost in the Smoke with decent pub grub and their range of beers.

- Earl Ferrers 5P_sl.jpg (Streatham, London)
Excellent local with regional beers and decent food.

- King Charles I 4P_sl.jpg (King's Cross, London)
Compact pub making a name for itself in the wilds of King's Cross.

- Princess Louise 4P_sl.jpg (Holborn, London)
Award-wining Sam Smith's pub not far from Oxford Street.

- Bricklayers Arms 4P_sl.jpg (Putney, London)
Timothy Taylor's outpost in London with a range of beers not seen anywhere else.

- The Antelope 4P_sl.jpg (Belgravia, London)
Cricket-obsessed pub in Belgravia beer and 'sausage on a stick'.

- Lamb 5P_sl.jpg (Gray's Inn Road, London)
An old favourite, this genial Young's pub is a retreat from the World.

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Last Updated 18 June 2010