The Best Pub Gardens in Central London

Our fine city’s centre is pretty inundated with great al fresco drinking spots, from roof terraces to sprawling lawns and riverside watering holes, there really is something for everyone.

Our selection of pub gardens in central London offers a whole range of unique features. From outdoor patios for wining and dining and waterfront terraces to watch the sunset over the Thames to beer gardens under canopies to keep you comfy and cosy all day long, we can guarantee the perfect pub garden experience. 

Whether you’re in Borough or Bermondsey, Vauxhall or Victoria, Spitalfields or Southbank, we have put together the ultimate shortlist of pub gardens in Central London to help guide you through this summer season. 

For those looking for the best beer gardens Central London has to offer…

The Bunch of Grapes, Borough

Nestled between the Shard and Borough Market, find this traditional British pub in the heart of London Bridge.

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The Founder’s Arms, Southbank

Located on the South Bank of the Thames, the Founder’s Arms’ sophisticated outdoor terrace offers pure escapism from busy London life.

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The Grocer, Spitalfields Market

Located in the heart of Spitalfields Market, our large tranquil terrace is the coolest spot in the East End.

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The Lamb, Bloomsbury

Located between Holborn and Russell Square station, The Lamb has antique screens in the main bar, beautiful Victorian decor throughout and a secret back garden for those wanting to drink and dine alfresco.

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The Waterside, Vauxhall

Just at a short distance from Imperial Wharf and Fulham Broadway stations, the dog-friendly Waterside is nestled on the bank of the Thames. The gorgeous terrace provides idyllic views across the water.

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The White Horse, Moorgate

Our stunning garden terrace overlooking the vibrant Exchange Square comes complete with table service and blankets for those chillier winter evenings – bring on the al fresco dining!

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The Windmill, Mayfair

The Windmill’s roof terrace is the ideal hideaway to relax from the hustle and bustle of central London. Enjoy al-fresco eating and drinking as well as maximum sunshine in the heart of Mayfair.

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The Phoenix, Victoria

Escape the busy city and enjoy the calm green oasis on offer at The Phoenix. Conveniently located in the middle of Victoria, this pub offers a brilliant best beer garden experience.

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The Woolpack, Bermondsey

This dog-friendly pub offers an open beer garden and is a must-visit if you’re marching the Bermondsey beer mile with the biggest selection of craft beers both on tap and in the fridge!

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The Lamb Tavern, Bank

Located in the iconic Leadenhall Market, The Lamb Tavern is a superb spot for outside drinking or dining on one of our new barrels or outdoor tables. We have Thirstaiders on hand to take orders outside and bring your drinks straight back out to you on the cobbles.

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