WhatPub Updates to 12 November 2023
The following represent updates to CAMRA's WhatPub database took place between 13 September and 12 November 2023
BELVEDERE, GREAT HARRY (Kallarview Investments), 99 Parsonage Manor Way, DA17 6LZ. Already reported closed. Planning app 23/00433/FULM for demolition of existing building to be replaced by a 3 storey building providing 30 self contained dwellings.
BEXLEY, ANCHOR (Blackrose Pubs) 23-31 Bridgen Road, DA5 1JE. No longer sells real ale (so also no membership discount).
BEXLEY, THREE BLACKBIRDS (M&B/Sizzling), 118 Blendon Road, DA5 1BX. No longer sells real ale.
BEXLEYHEATH, CARVED, 146 Broadway, DA6 7DW. Already reported closed. Became a convenience store in 2022.
BEXLEYHEATH, CELEBRATIONS @ BEXLEY previously ROYAL STANDARD, 59 Lion Road, DA6 8NW. Already reported long term closed - Planning granted Oct 2023 (23/00236/FUL) for conversion of existing building into 5 residential units and community use at ground floor.
BEXLEYHEATH, KENTISH BELLE (individual), 8 Pickford Lane, DA7 4QW. This pub changed hands in Sep 2023 and it's now open on Mondays.
BLACKFEN, JOLLY FENMAN (Greene King), 64-68 Blackfen Road, DA15 8SW. Cask beer not always available hense Cask Marque no longer accredited.
ERITH, DUKE (Wellington), 322 Bexley Road, DA8 3HB. As at Sept 2023 there are no handpumps and cask beer isn't served.
WELLING, FORESTERS ARMS (Wellington), 344 Upper Wickham Lane, DA16 3ER. Already reported close. Granted ACV status.
WELLING, LORD KITCHENER (Milton Pubs), 21 Wrotham Road, DA16 1LS. Already reported closed Jan 2019. Planning app submitted Aug 2019 to convert to retail with 19 apartments now granted.
SE20, BREWERY TAP (SOUTHEY), 21 Southey Street, SE20 7JD. Now offers CAMRA Members 50p off a pint of real ale.
SE20, MITRE (Heineken), 164 Croydon Road, SE20 7YZ. Closed in 2019. Planning permission has now been granted by Bromley Council for conversion of the pub into flats: 23/00267/FULL2
BECKENHAM, MANOR HOUSE (Whelans), 150-156 High Street, BR3 1EA. Re-opened on 22nd September 2023 under a new name ERIN'S as an Austin Whelan pub following a £750,000 makeover. Named after the owner's daughter, the theme is that of a modern Irish pub. Two cask ales are available from Brockley Brewery, which can vary. Keg beers include London micros such as Gipsy Hill, Brixton and Beavertown.
BECKENHAM, THREE HOUNDS BEER COMPANY, 57 Beckenham Road, BR3 4PR. Now has Locale Status.
BROMLEY, CORK N CASK, 139 Masons Hill, BR2 9HY. Now offering a Membership Discount: 50p per pint, double discount on Mondays - real ale only.
BROMLEY, WHITE HORSE, 64 Palace Road, BR1 3JX. No longer sells Real Ale.
CHISLEHURST, COCKPIT, 4 Royal Parade, BR7 6NR. Now has LocAle status for beers including Marlix & Mutineers.
FARNBOROUGH, CHANGE OF HORSES (Stonegate), 87 High Street, BR6 7BB. Now has LocAle status for beers including Tonbridge.
ST MARY CRAY, WHITE SWAN (Stonegate), 21 Kent Road, BR5 4AD. Closed 12th September 2023. Freehold had been on the market via Fleurets – states STC.
CROYDON & SUTTON
SE19, MEMORY BOX, 66 Westow Hill, SE19 1RX. Closed October 2023.
SE19, REUNION, 38 Westow Street, SE19 1RX. Closed for the pandemic and has now reopened as a restaurant, which does not serve draught beer.
COULSDON, COULSDON MANOR HOTEL (Bespoke Hotels), Coulsdon Court Road, CR5 2LL. The bar is now for hotel stayers only.
CROYDON, BROAD GREEN TAVERN (Stonegate/Craft Union), 296 London Road, CR0 2TG. Closed – pub has recently been on the market.
CROYDON, CORNER HOUSE (Propertys Channel Ltd), 1 South End, CR0 1BE. Reopened.
CROYDON, SAHARA BAR & LOUNGE, 42A South End, CR0 1DP. Sahara closed in 2016 and is now a Shisha cafe, which does not serve draught beer.
CROYDON, SANDILANDS CLUB , Sandilands, CR0 5DB. The Sandilands club is open to members of the various sporting and social clubs which use its facilities, and also to social members of Sandilands itself. Sells two guest ales.
CROYDON, SOUTH BEATS, 282 High Street, CR0 1NG. Closed in 2019, now a bakery/cafe.
NORTH CHEAM, QUEEN VICTORIA (unknown/unknown/unknown), 236 Church Hill Road, SM3 8LB. Having closed in around 2006, was demolished in 2021.
PURLEY, ELLIOTT'S, 5 High Street, CR8 2AF. Renamed WHISPERS. No longer sells Real Ale.
SOUTH CROYDON, CROWN & SCEPTRE (Fuller’s), 32 Junction Road, CR2 6RB. Now sells Cornish Orchards real cider.
SOUTH CROYDON, VIEW, 188 Selsdon Road, CR2 6PL. Closed 2017 - the roof was removed. Croydon Council stopped any further demolition work. Retrospective planning app 21/05845/FUL granted Jan 23 for use as office with storage (Class E) and now occupied by Evergreen Power UK.
SUTTON, COCK & BULL (Bmk Property Investments And Management Ltd), 26-30 High Street, SM1 1HF. The premises are available to let on a free-of-tie lease (October 2023).
SUTTON, ROBIN HOOD (Punch), 52 West Street, SM1 1SH. Now Cask Marque accredited.
WEST SUTTON, GANDER INN (Stonegate), 2 St. Dunstan's Hill, SM1 2UE. Now Cask Marque accredited.
EAST LONDON & CITY
E1W, OLD ROSE, 128 The Highway, E1W 2BX. Having closed 2011, JM Commercial started advertising pub to let Feb 2023. A planning application that would see the pub refurbished was granted in July 2022. (PA/19/00559/A1)
E2, HARE, 505 Cambridge Heath Road, E2 9BU. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
E3, LORD MORPETH (Stonegate//Dirty Liquor), 402 Old Ford Road, E3 5NR. Cask Marque accredited.
E6, BOLEYN TAVERN (Remarkable Pubs), 1 Barking Road, E6 1PW. Membership discount replaced by loyalty card. When the card is full (9 stamps) you qualify for a free beer. This is open to all customers.
E6, MILLER'S WELL (K/S Barking Road (Denmark)/Wetherspoon/Wetherspoon), 419-421 Barking Road, E6 2JX. Closed, future uncertain.
E7, HUDSON BAY (Wetherspoon), 1-5 Upton Lane, E7 9PA. Already reported closed, buyer was Quwwat-Ul-Islam Society Newham London
E8, FARR'S SCHOOL OF DANCING (Portobello Pub Company), 17-19 Dalston Lane, E8 3DF. Renamed FARR'S DALSTON.
E10, SPARK HOUSE (The Laine Pub Co Ltd/unknown/Laine Pub Company), 557-559 Lea Bridge Road, E10 7EQ. Closed – freehold for sale via Fleurets.
E11, SHEPHERD'S INN (Magic Living Ltd/unknown/independent), 483-5 High Road, E11 4PG. Closed - owner seeking new tenant/lease holder.
E13, SWAN, 1 Balaam Street, E13 8EB. After being unused for a decade the building was refurbished in 2020-2021. August 2022 in use as a Barber's shop with flats above.
E14, GREENWICH PENSIONER, 28 Bazeley Street, E14 0ES. Reopened and real ale reinstated – 2 guest beers such as Oakham Citra.
E14, HENRY ADDINGTON (M&B/Nicholsons), 22-28 Mackenzie Walk, E14 4PH. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
E14, OLD SHIP, 17 Barnes Street, E14 7NW. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
E14, QUEENS HEAD, 8 Flamborough Street, E14 7LS. Closed again with lease on the market.
E15, REFRESHMENT ROOM (Stonegate/Serene Entertainments Ltd/independent), 27 The Broadway, E15 4BQ. Reopened as COCOCURE HAUS. No real ale and operating as a restaurant/nightclub. Keg beer.
E16, FOX CONNAUGHT, Lynx Way, E16 1JR. No longer regularly sells real ale.
E17, SIGNATURE BREW BREWER'S BAR (Signature Brew), Unit 15, Uplands Business Park, Blackhorse Lane, E17 5QJ. No longer sells real ale.
E17, TRYST, 1 Blackhorse Lane, E17 6DS. Demolished over a decade after closure. To be replaced by mixed use development including a music venue - completion due in 2025.
E8, HACKNEY HEART (individual/unknown/independent), 255 Mare Street, E8 3NS. Reopened and renamed HEART OF HACKNEY.
EC1, CLERK & WELL (Nivess Holdings Ltd (BVI)/Stonegate/Stonegate), 156 Clerkenwell Road, EC1R 5DU. Now Cask Marque accredited.
EC1, CRAFT HOUSE LONDON, 106 Farringdon Road / 2 Exmouth Market, EC1R 4PX. Renamed CLERKENWELL TAVERN.
EC1, COACH (Harcourt Inns), 26-28 Ray Street, EC1R 3DJ. Freeholder is now Beerview Ltd
EC1, PIVO (P S & S K Khandpur Ltd/Pivo Limited/independent), 2-4 Old Street, EC1V 9AA. Reopened and renamed DUKE OF WELLINGTON OLD STREET - connected to the Duke of Wellington in Spitalfields.
EC1, EXMOUTH ARMS (Urban Pubs & Bars), 23 Exmouth Market, EC1R 4QL. No longer sells real ale.
EC1, GUNMAKERS (Heineken UK/Rodeo Dive Ltd/independent), 13 Eyre Street Hill, EC1R 5ET. No longer sells real ale.
EC1, HOPE (HPUT A Ltd/Stonegate/Stonegate (formerly Ei Group)), 94 Cowcross Street, EC1M 6BH. One star - A pub interior of special national historic interest
EC1, MOOR & MEAD (Barworks), 155-157 City Road, EC1V 1JH. Renamed MARLOWE and now operated by ETM Group.
EC1, PEASANT (Wellington), 240 St John Street, EC1V 4PH. Already reported closed, now boarded up.
EC2, GLOBE (M&B/Nicholson's), 83 Moorgate, EC2M 6SA. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
EC2, LORD ABERCONWAY (M&B/Nicholson's), 73 Old Broad Street, EC2M 1QS. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
EC2, MAGPIE (M&B/Nicholson's), 12 New Street, EC2M 4TP. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
EC3, BUNCH OF GRAPES (M&B), 14 Lime Street, EC3M 7AN. Converted to Nicholson's format in September 2023.
EC3, CRAFTY FELLAS, 29-30 Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch Street, EC3V 1LR. Being refurbished to reopen as a burger place.
EC3, GOLDEN GOOSE , 13-15 Leadenhall Market, EC3V 1LT. Premises opening soon.
EC3, HOOP & GRAPES (M&B/Nicholson's), 47 Aldgate High Street, EC3N 1AL. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
EC3, SHIP (M&B/Nicholson's), 11 Talbot Court, EC3V 0BP. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
EC4, ANDREA LUDGATE HILL (Breal Group/Andrea Bars), 47 Ludgate Hill, EC4M 7JZ. Relaunched in October 2023. 4 keg beers on the menu:- Guinness, Martina Czech Lager, Moretti Lager, Peckham Sesh IPA.
EC4, BLACK FRIAR (M&B/Nicholson's), 174 Queen Victoria Street, EC4V 4EG. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
EC4, BOLTHOLE (Breal Group), 2a Suffolk Lane, EC4R 0AT. Currently being used for speed dating on Friday evenings. Future still uncertain.
EC4, OLD BELL (M&B/Nicholson's), 95 Fleet Street, EC4Y 1DH. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
EC4, WILLIAMSONS TAVERN (M&B/Nicholson's), 1 Groveland Court, EC4M 9EH. No longer Cask Marque accredited.City
ENFIELD & BARNET
N14, SOUTHGATE CLUB, 17 Chase Side, N14 5BP. Sells Real Ale: Courage Directors;Marston's Pedigree and Wychwood Hobgoblin Gold.
N20, GRIFFIN (Heineken), 1262 High Road, N20 9HH. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
N21, DOG & DUCK (Stonegate), 74 Hoppers Road, N21 3LH. Reported October 2023, real ale no longer served.
NW3, SPANIARDS INN (M&B), Spaniards Road, NW3 7JJ. Recognised with One star - a pub interior of special national historic interest.
NW4, HENDON (Greene King), 377 Hendon Way, NW4 3LP. Reported permanently closed 4/11/23
NW11, WALLACE, 1023 Finchley Road, NW11 7ES. Closed 2019 becoming Reyhoon kebab in 2021.
COCKFOSTERS, JESTER (HSRT Property Investments), 150 Mount Pleasant, EN4 9HG. Planning app to demolish and replace with flats rejected May 2018 and again in March 2019. New app Oct 22/5042/FUL:- Demolition of former public house and erection of one detached house and two semi-detached houses. Erection of a three-storey detached building to provide a nursery.
EDGWARE, NEW EDGWARE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION CLUB, Parnell Close, HA8 8YE. Closed c.2017 - Planning app 23/2950/FUL submitted July 2023 for demolition of the existing building and the erection of a part two storey, part three storey building to be used as a school.
HIGH BARNET, LIBRARY BAR, 143 High Street, EN5 5UZ. Reopened as ORA in September 2023 having closed earlier in the year. Same format - bottled beer maybe available.
HIGH BARNET, WHITE LION (Gto Property), 50 St. Albans Road, EN5 4LA. Closed 2017, planning 20/0253/FUL granted May 2020 to convert to vehicle hire business, completed 2021.
KINGSTON & LEATHERHEAD
CHESSINGTON, LUCKY ROVER (Stonegate), 312, Hook Road, Hook, KT9 1NY. No longer sells Real Ale.
CHESSINGTON, MONKEY PUZZLE (Whitbread/Beefeater), Leatherhead Road, KT9 2NE. No longer sells real ale.
KINGSTON, BLACK HORSE (Stonegate), 204 London Road, KT2 6QP. Now offers CAMRA members 10% off real ales.
KINGSTON, BRICKLAYERS ARMS (Greene King), 53, Hawks Road, KT1 3DS. No longer sells Real Ale.
KINGSTON, INCOGNITO , The Griffin Centre, KT1 1JT. Smart cocktail bar at the rear of the Griffin Centre overlooking the Hogsmill River. Has a range of keg beers on offer, including craft.
KINGSTON, KELLY ARMS, 2 Glenthorne Road, KT1 2UB. Planning granted in 2014 to convert ground floor into 2x1 bedroomed flats. Completed Sept 2021.
KINGSTON, POTTERY (Stonegate), 20, Park Road, KT2 6BE. No longer sells Real Ale.
KINGSTON, QUEENS HEAD (Fuller’s), 144, Richmond Road, KT2 5HA. No longer offers a CAMRA discount.
LEATHERHEAD COMMON, STAR (Tavern Property Co/Barons Pubs), Leatherhead Road, KT22 0DP. Awarded LocAle status for unspecified beer(s).
SURBITON, FOX & HOUNDS (Heineken), 60, Portsmouth Road, KT6 4HS. Apparently how operated by Heineken?
N1, SCOTTISH STORES (The Brill UK LLP), 2-4 Caledonian Road, N1 9DZ. LocAle now unspecified.
N1, STEAM PASSAGE TAVERN (Stonegate), 44 Upper Street, N1 0PN. No longer accepts CAMRA vouchers.
N1, YORK (M&B/Nicholsons), 82 Islington High Street, N1 8EQ. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
N16, AXE (Wellington/Grace Land), 18 Northwold Road, N16 7HR. No longer selling real cider.
N16, THREE CROWNS (Rose Three Ltd/Havhill Ltd/Cornwall Project), 175 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 0LH. Now doing cask again. One handpump recently installed. Marble Manchester Bitter available.
N17, MOTHER KELLY'S TOTTENHAM , 16 Ashley Road, N17 9ST. Chain bottle shop and bar - Twenty beer lines, sours a speciality.
N19, CROWN (Stonegate/individual/independent), 622 Holloway Road, N19 3PA. No longer sells real ale.
N4, NICHOLAS NICKLEBY (individual/Henry Brewer Ltd/independent), 6 Ferme Park Road, N4 4ED. Closed - To Let signs on the door - future uncertain.
N4, BRAVE SIR ROBIN (Noble Taverns Ltd/Carouse London Ltd/independent), 29 Crouch Hill, N4 4AP. Reopened as ROBIN ALE & CIDER HOUSE at the beginning of October 2023. 10 keg lines, up to 4 cider lines and up to 6 cask from independent UK breweries inc 1 stout. Its similarity is no coincidence as operator Nick Bailey was previously the manager at the Southampton Arms.
N4, WORLDS END (Greene King/Metropolitan), 21-23 Stroud Green Road, N4 3EF. Cask beer no longer available so unsurprisingly no CAMRA discount.
N7, DEPOT (Mosaic), 1 Carpenters Mews, North Road, N7 9EF. No longer sells real ale.
NW1, CROWNDALE, 61-65 Crowndale Road, NW1 1TN. Reopened in April 2022 as The CAMDEN. Live events are held and may require ticket purchase - so do check in advance. Live DJs. Located just behind the towering historic theatre that is KoKo.
NW1, BELGO NOORD BAAR, 72 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 8AN. Reopened as CAMDEN CLUB. Now a very music orientated venue and on most occasions you might have to buy a ticket to get in. This though is not totally clear as it opens at noon daily and most gigs do not start until 7pm - so maybe you can get in for a drink, but as we say, not clear. Also some of the events are free to attned - check their website. Live music has a curfew of 11pm Mon-Sat and 10pm Sun.
NW1, COLONEL FAWCETT (Tidalwave Bars), 1 Randolph Street, NW1 0SS. No longer offers a CAMRA discount.
NW1, SIGNAL BOX (Fuller's), Unit 53, Euston Station, NW1 2DU. No longer offers a CAMRA discount.
NW1, SQUARE TAVERN (Punch/Portwall Pub Co), 26 Tolmers Square, NW1 2PE. Now Cask Marque accredited.
NW10, ROYAL OAK (Stonegate/Urban Pubs & Bars), 95 High Street, NW10 4TS. Closed – future uncertain.
NW10, WILLIAM IV (Wellington), 786 Harrow Road, NW10 5JX. To become just WILLIAM and to be taken on by LOCI Pubs.
NW2, BEATEN DOCKET (Wetherspoon/unknown/Wetherspoon), 50-56 Cricklewood Broadway, NW2 3ET. Now offers 50p off real ales on Fridays - vouchers are not needed.
NW2, BRONDESBURY, CRICKLEWOOD & WILLESDEN GREEN CONSERVATIVE CLUB, 110 Walm Lane, NW2 4RS. Demolished Oct 2023 (along with the Queensbury) to makeway for 48 flats and new pub under planning app 18/0210 granted on appeal
NW2, QUEENSBURY, 110a Walm Lane, NW2 4RS. Demolished (see above)
NW5, DARTMOUTH ARMS (Iconic Pubs One), 35 York Rise, NW5 1SP. Freeholder is now Just Retirement Ltd.
NW9, CLERY'S CLOCK BAR (JDM Investments), 225-227 Edgware Road, NW9 6LU. Renamed HYDE TAVERN.
W1, COURT (M&B/Oak Tree), 108a Tottenham Court Road, W1T 5AA. Real cider no longer available.
WC1, CRAFT BEER CO. COVENT GARDEN (Craft Beer Co), 168 High Holborn, WC1V 7AA. Real cider now available:- Dudda's Tun and Seacider
WC1, SWAN (Greene King), 7 Cosmo Place, WC1N 3AP. CAMRA Discount increased to 20% off real ales.
WC2, CROWN & ANCHOR (Stonegate/Glendola Leisure), 22 Neal Street, WC2H 9PS. Now Cask Marque accredited .
WC2, SMOKING GOAT (Consolidated Developments), 7 Denmark Street, WC2H 8LS.. To reopen as a Whisky Bar (DRAM BAR) in November.
WC2, PHILOMENA'S (M&B), 40 Great Queen Street, WC2B 5AA. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
WC2, SHAKESPEARE'S HEAD (Wetherspoon), Africa House, 64-68 Kingsway, WC2B 6BG. Locale Status accredited for the Twickenham beers.
RICHMOND & HOUNSLOW
SW13, WATERMANS ARMS (Wellington), 375 Lonsdale Road, SW13 9PY. Reioened under new management from 28th September 2023.
W4, FULLERS BREWERY SHOP (Fuller's Beer Company), Griffin Brewery, Chiswick Lane South, W4 2QB. Now off-sales only.
W4, QUEEN'S HEAD (Stonegate/Barratt Business Hospitality), 12 Sutton Lane North, W4 4LD. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
EAST MOLESEY, MUTE SWAN (Brunning & Price (Restaurant Group)), 3 Palace Gate, Hampton Court Rd, KT8 9BN. No longer sells real cider.
HAMPTON, RAILWAY BELL (Stonegate/Perfect Pint Pub Company), Station Road, TW12 2AP. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
HANWORTH, JORDY'S BAR, Pavilion 1, Hanworth Airpark, Hounslow Road, TW13 6PX. Reverted to EDDIE'S SOCIAL CLUB.
HOUNSLOW, COACH & HORSES, 684 London Road, TW3 1PG. Closed, future uncertain;
HOUNSLOW, LAMPLIGHTER (Stonegate/Craft Union), 66 Staines Road, TW3 3LF. Real Ale reinstated: Sharp's Doom Bar and a guest ale.
TEDDINGTON, RED LION (Stonegate), 164-166 Stanley Road, TW11 8UD. Pub is currently closed and will be re-opened once new management has been selected.
SOUTH EAST LONDON
SE1, DOGGETT'S COAT & BADGE (M&B/Nicholson's), 1 Blackfriars Bridge, SE1 9UD. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
SE1, HAWKES CIDERY & TAPROOM (The Arch Company/BrewDog), 86-92 Druid Street, SE1 2HQ. Closed some time ago.
SE1, OLD THAMESIDE INN (M&B/Nicholson's), Pickfords Wharf, Clink Street, SE1 9DG. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
SE1, SIMON THE TANNER (Disappearing Dining Club), 231 Long Lane, SE1 4PR. Real cider not available.
SE1, SPORTS BAR & GRILL (Stonegate), Unit 1, The Balcony, Waterloo Railway Station, SE1 8SW. Finally reopened as VICTORY. Cask beer was not yet available at time of survey on 3 Nov 2023 - the two handpumps each had a pump clip from a London brewery turned around, but the bar staff advising that cask beer had not yet been available since the pub re-opened on 12 Oct.
SE5, STORMBIRD, 25 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 8TR. Hallets real cider seen here.
SE6, CATFORD BRIDGE TAVERN (Portobello Pubs), Station Approach, Catford Bridge, SE6 4RE. Real Ale reinstated – 3 changing beers.
SE6, FELLOWSHIP INN (Phoenix Community Housing/Homegrown Pubs & Bars), Randlesdown Road, SE6 3BT. Closed on 30 Sept 2023 - operator announced that after a year they had been unable to make the pub financially viable. New leaseholders sought
SE8, JOB CENTRE (Antic), 120-122 Deptford High Street, SE8 4NS. Renamed JAM CIRCUS as part of a 2023 refurbishment. Real ale range increased with up to six guest beers.
SE9, BANKERS DRAFT (Greenwich Council/SJ Leisure London Ltd), 80 Eltham High Street, SE9 1BW. No longer Cask Marqued.
SE9, BAT & BALL (unknown/unknown/independent), 275 Court Road, SE9 4TH. New micropub grand opening Thursday 23rd November 2023.
SE9, ELTHAM GPO (Portobello), 4 Passey Place, SE9 5DQ. Closed for significant refurbishment in July 2023, reopening in early October 2023 with the number of handpumps reduced to 3, usually selling only Portobello cask ales. Cider no longer available.
SE10, CAFE ROUGE, 30A Stockwell Street, SE10 8EY.Rebranded to BANANATREE in autumn 2023. Primarily a pan-Asian restaurant but does serve drinks without a meal. Sited partly on the footprint of the former, long closed Greenwich Park railway station, abutting, as it does, the Hotel Ibis Greenwich.
SE10, DUKE OF GREENWICH (Hamna Wakaf/Hucknall Pubs), 91 Colomb Street, SE10 9EZ, There is also usually a cider on one of the three handpumps and this sometimes dispenses cider meeting CAMRA's definition of real cider.
SE10, PELTON ARMS (Heineken), 23-25 Pelton Road, SE10 9PQ. Hallets and Sandford Orchards real ciders have been seen here.
SE11, JOLLY GARDENERS, 49-51 Black Prince Road, SE11 6AB. Real Ale reinstated - Adnams Ghost Ship and a guest beer.
SE13, FOX & FIRKIN (Atmospheric Pub Company), 316 Lewisham High Street, SE13 6JZ. Now operated by Whelans.
SE14, NEW CROSS HOUSE (Greene King/Metropolitan)), 316 New Cross Road, SE14 6AF. Was refurbished in September 2023 with cask ale restored with 4 from the Greene King range.
SE16, ST JAMES OF BERMONDSEY (Stonegate), 72 St James Road, SE16 4QZ. No longer Cask Marque accredited. Stonegate are in the process of converting back to tenanted.
SE16, SPARTAN BREWERY TAPROOM, 8 Almond Road, SE16 3LR. Renamed SUBSTATION having re-opened in August 2023 as a venue of the Battersea Brewery. Calls itself the smallest bar on the beer mile. Reported as having 2 handpumps and food available.
SE18, SALT WOOLWICH (Salt London), 15 Major Draper Street, SE18 6GD. No longer Cask Marque accredited as no cask ale sold here anymore.
SE22, GREAT EXHIBITION (Laine), 193 Crystal Palace Road, SE22 9EP. n1Victorian pub, formerly the Crystal Palace Tavern. No longer recognised for its historic pub interior.
SE23, CAPITOL (Wetherspoon), 11-21 London Road, SE23 3TW. Wetherspoon closed this venue on Sunday 15th October 2023. Future use uncertain at this time.
SE23, DARTMOUTH ARMS (Stonegate/MEATliquor), 7 Dartmouth Road, SE23 3HN. No longer selling real ale.
SE23, RAILWAY TELEGRAPH (Shepherd Neame), 112 Stanstead Road, SE23 1BS. No longer selling real ale.
SOUTH WEST ESSEX
HORNCHURCH, RISING SUN (Tavern Property Co), 64/68 High Street, RM12 4UW. Closed June 2023, future uncertain.
ROMFORD, BULL (M&B/Oak Tree), 74-76 Market Place, RM1 3ER. No longer sells Real Ale.
SOUTH WEST LONDON
SW2, ELM PARK TAVERN, 76 Elm Park, SW2 2UB. Real Ale reinstated – a guest beer such as Anspach & Hobday Bermondsey Pale or St Austell Tribute.
SW4, BODEAN'S (Smokepit Ltd), 169 Clapham High St, SW4 7SS. Closed Sept 2023, future uncertain.
SW4, PERKY NEL (Livelyhood), 7/8 Cavendish Parade, Clapham Common South Side, SW4 9DW. Alas, the handpumps were removed after the lockdowns but local beers, e.g. Drop Project, remain among the keg range.
SW4, RAILWAY (M&B), 18 Clapham High Street, SW4 7UR. Real Ale reinstated:- Fuller's London Pride.
SW4, REVOLUTION (Revolution Bars Group), 95/97 Clapham High Street, SW4 7TB. Closed 7 Aug 2023 - future uncertain.
SW4, ADVENTURE BAR (Nightcap), 38 Clapham High Street, SW4 7UR. Renamed TONIGHT JOSEPHINE.
SW8, BLAKE'S, 642 Wandsworth Road, SW8 3JW. Renamed DIRTY BLONDE but since closed. For lease via Jarvis Keller.
SW9, S11 BAR (Lambeth Council), Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road, SW9 8PQ. Closed, unit may have been repurposed.
SW9, SOUTH WEST SALOON BAR (Lambeth Council), Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road, SW9 8PQ. Closed, unit may have been repurposed.
SW11, ANCHOR (Stonegate), 61 Holgate Avenue, SW11 2AT. Closed in early September 2023; Stonegate are advertising for new tenants.
SW11, ASHANTI LOUNGE BAR, 14 Lavender Hill, SW11 5RW. Google reports as closed c. July 2023
SW11, BUNGA BUNGA (Stonegate/Inception Group), 37 Battersea Bridge Road, SW11 3BA. Closed at end of lease, 1 August 2022 and boarded up by September 2023; Stonegate are advertising for new tenants.
SW11, CANDLEMAKER (Laine), 136 Battersea High Street, SW11 3JR. The pub was suddenly taken over in September from Laine's by Smok'd, who run the Britannia, SE1 and the Greyhound in Kingston. Like them, a 'modern British barbecue restaurant' but free of tie, with a commitment to cask beer and the promise of local favourites such as Twickenham Naked Ladies, it should thrive as a real ale pub.
SW11, CASTLE, 115 Battersea High Street, SW11 3HS. Demolished for housing. Despite the ACV, the promised ground floor pub never surfaced and is now a day nursery.
SW11, LE QUECUMBAR (VSP88 Ltd/unknown/independent), 42-44 Battersea High Street, SW11 3HX. Closed since April 2022 - on the market via AG&G freehold or new lease.
SW11, LONDON HOUSE (Gordon Ramsay), 7-9 Battersea Square, SW11 3RA. Closed c.July 2022 - on the market via Fleurets.
SW11, ROOM 43, 43 Lavender Hill, SW11 5QW. Closed since c. May 2023 - future uncertain.
SW11, ADDRESS (Darwin & Wallace), 35-37 Battersea Rise, SW11 1HG. Renamed TABLE.
SW11, WOODMAN (Hall & Woodhouse), 60 Battersea High Street, SW11 3HX. Reopened and Real Ale available: Badger Best Bitter,] Fursty Ferret and Tanglefoot.
SW15, REVOLUTION (Revolution Bars), 202 Upper Richmond Road, SW15 6TD. Reverted to the RAILWAY by Urban Pubs & Bars. Two Real Ales from local breweries (rugby-themed choices in late September 2023).
SW16, MERE SCRIBBLER (Livelyhood), 426-428 Streatham High Road, SW16 3PX. The two handpumps are unused since the COVID pandemic.
SW16, PRATTS & PAYNE (Portobello Pubs), 103 Streatham High Road, SW16 1HJ. Closed on 4 November 2023 after sale to a developer whose planning application is expected for conversion to alternative use.
SW17, TAPS & TAPAS, 14 Trinity Road, SW17 7RE. Renamed FOURTEEN.
SW17, GORRINGE PARK (Wells & Co/Yummy Gorringe Ltd/independent), 29 London Road, SW17 9JR. Gave up real ale in September 2023 and will not be restoring it in the foreseeable future.
SW18, SCHOONER, 13 Barley Walk, Ram Quarter, SW18 1UD. Renamed 24K BAR & LIFESTYLE - now a cocktail bar with limited keg beers.
SW18, COUNTRY HOUSE (Stonegate), 2-4 Groton Road, SW18 4EP. Has reverted to a tenanted pub.
SW18, EAST HILL (Wellington/Young's), 21 Alma Road, SW18 1AA. No longer selling a real cider.
SW18, BACKYARD CINEMA, 1-4 Armoury Way, SW18 1SH. After a period of closure, has become PADEL YARD SOCIAL CLUB although this site is earmarked for student flats. The original cinema site has been demolished.
SW18, RAM INN (Punch/Laine), 68 Wandsworth High Street, SW18 4LB. Real Ale reinstated. 2 guest beers such ass Gun Scaramanga Extra Pale; Portobello Star or a Windsor & Eton seasonal. AG&G are having another go at marketing the freehold.
SW18, TEQUILA MOCKINGBIRD (Graffiti Bar Ltd), 561 Garratt Lane, SW18 4SR. Reopened as SIMUL PLACE EARLSFIELD.
SW19, CMYK), 105-109 The Broadway, SW19 1QG. Licence revoked 2023. Planning approved under 23/P0730 18 July 2023 to convert to Dental Surgery.
SW19, FRANKIE & BENNY'S (Santander/Restaurant Group), Unit 11, Tandem Centre, Tandem Way, SW19 2TY. Reopened as a McDonald's.
SW19, LITTLE BRAZIL BAR & RESTAURANT, 222 Merton High Street, SW19 1AU. Closed September 2022 - did become Thongnim restaurant with a bar for diners only.
SW19, ROYAL STANDARD, 180 High Street, SW19 2BN. 3 handpumps unused Sept 2023.
SW20, RAYNES PARK VALE CLUBHOUSE BAR St George's Playing Field, off Grand Drive, SW20 9HA. Clubhouse open on match days. Three draught beers from By the Horns are served here: Crazy Gang, Hopadelic and West End Pils, each @ £6.00.
MITCHAM, GARDENERS ARMS (Illusive Bars), 107 London Road, CR4 2JA. As at October 2023, no cask beer is being served, but one handpump is likely to be back in use again soon.
NW6, CARLTON TAVERN (CLTX Ltd/Homegrown Pubs Llp), 33 Carlton Vale, NW6 5EU. The freeholder has changed its name to Carlton Vale Ltd
SW1, BALMORAL CASTLE (Westminster City Council), 1 Churchill Gardens Road, SW1V 3AJ. Closed since 2002 and demolished by Jan 2023 under planning app 20/06899/COFUL to provide community supported housing.
SW1, BEAU BRUMMELL (Crown Estate/Cubitt House), 3 Norris Street, SW1Y 4RJ. Closed as a gastropub and Cubitt are reported to have disposed of the lease. The site as at October 2023 was operating as a pop-up fast-casual restaurant, Fowl, serving chicken.
SW1, GALLERY (Stonegate), 1 Lupus Street, SW1V 3AS. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
SW1, MARQUIS OF GRANBY (M&B/Nicholson's), 41 Romney Street, SW1P 3RF. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
SW1, MOO CANTINA ARGENTINA (Moo Pimlico Ltd), 43 Vauxhall Bridge Road, SW1V 2TA. Closed by Jan 2023 - for lease via Jenkins Law
SW1, RED LION (Stonegate), 23 Crown Passage, SW1Y 6PP. One Star - Recognised as a historic pub interior.
SW1, RISING SUN (Punch), 44 Ebury Bridge Road, SW1W 8PZ. Now Cask Marque accredited.
SW1, ST GEORGE'S TAVERN (M&B/Nicholson's), 14 Belgrave Road, SW1V 1QD. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
SW1, TOM CRIBB (Shepherd Neame), 36 Panton Street, SW1Y 4EA. Refurbished to a high standard in 2023 at a reputed cost of £800,000. Three to four cask ales should be available here.
SW3, QUEENS HEAD (Stonegate), 25-27 Tryon Street, SW3 3LG. As of November 2023 it is reported that the site will become the second to open under the Tom Kerridge Butcher’s Tap & Grill concept.
SW6, BROADWAY BAR & GRILL (Stonegate), 474-476 Fulham Road, SW6 1BY. Reported closed, noise complaints received by H & F Council. Also change of management believed pending.
SW6, SANDS END (Butcombe Brewery), 135-137 Stephendale Road, SW6 2PR. Renamed FULHAM ARMS and sells 2-3 Butcombe real ales.
SW6, TOMMY TUCKER (Cosmo Power Investments Ltd/Stonegate/Tommy Tucker Pubs), 22 Waterford Road, SW6 2DR. Change 'Type Open for business (code 0).n1Close to Fulham Broadway station this venue re-opened in October 2023, believed to be under the same management as the nearby Kona Kai bar. Currently just one real ale expected to be available. Previously the pub featured a large dining area, seating about 80, with a view into an open kitchen. There were some bar stools as well and bar food was available throughout the day.
W1, ARGYLL ARMS (M&B/Nicholson's), 18 Argyll Street, W1F 7TP. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W1, CLARENCE (M&B/Nicholson's), 4 Dover Street, W1S 4LB. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W1, DEVONSHIRE ARMS, 17 Denman Street, W1D 7HW. Previously a Victorian public house and most recently a Jamie's Italian restaurant and then chicken and burger concept Coqbull, this site has now blossomed again as The DEVONSHIRE. Publican Oisan Rogers, Flat Iron founder Charlie Carroll and Ashley Palmer-Watts, the former Fat Duck executive chef, joined forces to open the new pub and restaurant in November 2023. There is home-made bar food including bacon sandwiches, scotch eggs, sausage rolls and cheese and ham hock toasties. Drinks in this freehouse of course include cask ale. Upstairs, there are three dining rooms with a total 150 covers and a wood-ember grill for steaks and seafood. A three-course set-price menu is on offer at both lunch and dinner featuring the likes of prawn and langoustine cocktail, steak and chips and sticky toffee pudding. A rooftop area is set to open in 2024. The venue staff are stated by the owners to be women-led in order to counter the blokiness marring some other pubs.
W1, DOG & DUCK (M&B/Nicholson's), 18 Bateman Street, W1D 3AJ No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W1, FLOWERHOUSE (Portman Estate), 56 Blandford Street, W1U 7JA. Self-reported temporarily closed for repairs & re-opening autumn 2023. However, freeholders have applied for a new premises license.
W1, FLYING HORSE (M&B/Nicholson's), 6 Oxford Street, W1D 1AN No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W1, KING'S HEAD (M&B/Nicholson's), 10 Stafford Street, W1S 4RX. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W1, LYRIC (Twickenham Green Taverns), 37 Great Windmill Street, W1D 7LT. Operator now branded Morgan Pub Co and now offering 10% discount on real ale to CAMRA members.
W1, QUEENS HEAD (Shaftesbury/BoPubCo), 15 Denman Street, W1D 7HN. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W1, THREE GREYHOUNDS (M&B/Nicholson's), 25 Greek Street, W1D 5DD. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W1, UNION (Portman Estates/Faucet Inn), 88-90 George Street, W1U 8PA. Demolished 2022 under planning app 20/06914/FULL for, 'Demolition of the existing buildings at 19-35 Baker Street, 88-110 George Street, 69-71 Blandford Street and redevelopment to create a mixed use scheme providing commercial uses and up to 51 residential units.
W1, WHITE HORSE (M&B/Nicholson's), 16 Newburgh Street, W1F 7RY No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W8, ELEPHANT & CASTLE (M&B/Nicholson's), 40 Holland Street, W8 4LT. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
W9, HERO OF MAIDA (Maida Vale Leisure Ltd/Harcourt Inns), 55 Shirland Road, W9 2JD. Closed, future uncertain.
W10, KPH, 139 Ladbroke Grove, W10 6HJ. Reopened as the KNIGHT OF NOTTING HILL in September 2023. It is the second free house pub from Zora Singh, who also opened Three Falcons "desi pub" in St John's Wood. There has been a general refit throughout, including new banquette seating, marble-topped tables and a new sound system for anticipated gigs.
W11, EARL OF LONSDALE (Samuel Smith), 277-281 Westbourne Grove, W11 2QA. Handpumps removed.
W11, PELICAN, 45 All Saints Road, W11 1HE.. Handpumps removed - may return if space can be found.
W11, WALMER CASTLE (M&B), 58 Ledbury Road, W11 2AJ. Following a period of closure, this venue reopened in November 2023 under Jack Greenall’s Wren Pubs vehicle which also runs the Surprise in Chelsea. Real Ales currently Allsopp's Pale; Timothy Taylor Landlord and a house beer from Ringwood.
W14, CROWN & SCEPTRE (Heineken), 34 Holland Road, W14 8BA. No longer sells Real Ale.
WC2, BEAR & STAFF (M&B/Nicholson's), 10-12 Bear Street, WC2H 7AX. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
WC2, CAMBRIDGE (M&B/Nicholson's), 93 Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0DP. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
WC2, COAL HOLE (M&B/Nicholson's), 91-92 Strand, WC2R 0DW. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
WC2, CHIQUITO (Soho Estates/Restaurant Group), 20-21 Leicester Square, WC2H 7LE. Reopened as MR. WHITE'S, part of a Marco Pierre White chain and promoted as a steak, pizza and gin outlet,
WC2, PRINCESS OF WALES (M&B/Nicholson's), 27 Villiers Street, WC2N 6ND. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
WC2, ROYAL GEORGE (M&B), 133 Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0EA. Cask Marque reinstated.
WC2, SQUARES (Thistle Hotels), Whitcomb Street, WC2H 7HG. Reopened.
WC2, WHITE LION (M&B/Nicholson's), 24 James Street, WC2E 8NT. No longer Cask Marque accredited.
WC2, YACHT CLUB (Opentrade Global Ltd), Temple Pier, WC2R 2PN. Self-stated closed & not reopening.
W3, RED LION & PINEAPPLE (Wetherspoon), 281 High Street, W3 9BP. No longer offers a food discount to CAMRA members.
W5, CASTLE INN (Fuller's), 36 St Marys Road, W5 5EU. Now leased to MC Bars.
W5, PICTURE HOUSE EALING , Unit 8, Filmworks Walk, W5 5AH. New cinema complex opened October 2023 on the site of the former cinema car park. 4 keg beers including Camden Stout and Two Tribes Metro Land London Session IPA available in the bar in the foyer.
W13, FORESTER (Fuller's), 2 Leighton Road, W13 9EP. No longer Cask Marque accredited as Fuller’s managed houses are not part of scheme.
W13, MEDITERRANEAN KITCHEN), 78-80 Northfield Avenue, W13 9RR. Renamed MO'S RESTAURANT.
W13, WEST EALING BOWLS & SOCIAL CLUB (Ealing Council/unknown/West Ealing Bowls & Social Club), Mervyn Road, W13 9UW. Sells Rebellion beers under the mini barrel system.
ALPERTON, PLOUGH, 253 Ealing Road, HA0 1ET. A new application 22/2477 was submitted July 2022 for 88 flats with pub/community use on ground floor.
BELMONT, CIRCLE LOUNGE (individual/unknown/independent), 12-13 Station Parade, Kenton Lane, HA3 8SB. Closed since late 2020 - converted to The Massage Company.
CANONS PARK, FUSION VIBES, 897 Honeypot Lane, HA7 1AR. Renamed BAMBI.
HAREFIELD, RIVER GARDEN (Heineken), Moorhall Road, UB9 6PE. Two Hand Pumps but no real ale.
HARROW, CASTLE (Fuller's), 30 West Street, HA1 3EF. Converted to tenanted.
HARROW WEALD, HARE (White Brasserie), Brookshill, HA3 6SD. Rebranded as Heartwood Inns.
HEATHROW AIRPORT, STAR LIGHT (Wetherspoon), Terminal 4 Airside, Nelson Road, TW6 2GW. Opened on 2 October 2023 in the former Carluccio’s at Terminal 4 following a £500k investment. The name refers to the first civil aircraft (a 13 seat Avro 691 Lancastrian) that landed at the airport named Star Light. Real ales may not be available.
KENTON, WEMBLEY NORTH CONSERVATIVE CLUB, Churchill Hall, Hawthorne Avenue, HA3 8AG. Planning granted 2017 for redevelopment To Provide Three To Five Storey Building To Create 37 Flats And Class D1 Unit At Ground Floor. Demolished 2022.
NORWOOD GREEN, PLOUGH (Fullers), Tentelow Lane, UB2 4LG. Real cider not available.
RAYNERS LANE, MAN OF ARAN, 424-426 Alexandra Avenue, HA2 9TW. Having closed Autumn 2022 - became restaurant June 2023
RAYNERS LANE, TITHE FARM SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, 151 Rayners Lane, HA2 0XH. Handpump removed – no real ale.
RUISLIP, WHITE BEAR (White Brasserie), Ickenham Road, HA4 7DF. Rebranded as Heartwood Inns.
SOUTH RUISLIP, GOURMET 4 (CitiGroup/unknown/Gourmet 4), Unit 4, The Old Dairy, HA4 0FY. Closed c.May 2022 - became McDonalds August 2023.
SUDBURY HILL, RISING SUN (Stonegate/unknown/unknown), 138 Greenford Road, HA1 3QL. Fire on 9 October 2023.
UXBRIDGE, BATTLE OF BRITAIN CLUB, Hillingdon Rd, UB10 0RY. Planning permission sought to demolish and build an Aldi.
UXBRIDGE, METROPOLITAN TAVERN (Stonegate), 8-9 Windsor Street, UB8 1AB. Converted to Craft Union format – only Doom Bar available on a recent visit.
UXBRIDGE, PIPEMAKERS ARMS (Naizailai Ltd), 58 St Johns Road, UB8 2UR. Reopened as RIVERWALK CAFE>. No real ale.
WEMBLEY, 182, 182-184 Preston Road, HA9 8PA. Renamed DEJA-VU @ 182.
WEST DRAYTON, BRICKMAKERS (Reliance Worldwide Corporation (UK), 1 Horton Bridge Road, UB7 8JR. Closed since c.2015 - demolished 2023 - no planning permission found.