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The Craft Beer Co - Islington

55 White Lion Street, London N1 9PP, England
+44 20 7278 0318
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Great beers, lovely location

Dropped in on a Friday night in the mood for some ales. Got really good cask ales on draft. Grabbed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sean B
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Cork, Ireland
Unquestionably good beer selection

Great beer selection here - loads on draft, even more in bottles. Not cheap but you get quality for... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
Aaron B
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May 29, 2018
“Unquestionably good beer selection”
4 weeks ago
“Great beers, lovely location”
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55 White Lion Street, London N1 9PP, England
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+44 20 7278 0318
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dropped in on a Friday night in the mood for some ales. Got really good cask ales on draft. Grabbed the matrix seats by the fireplace. Comfy spot, good atmosphere, great beers.

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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Great beer selection here - loads on draft, even more in bottles. Not cheap but you get quality for the money. Could do with updating a bit but I guess that’s the look they’re going for. Decent enough outdoor area.

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

Normally a good back street boozer with great range of beers, helpful staff and plentiful seating. The big negative ponit was that the entire pub had been reserved from 8pm- with not a single unreserved seat. So our left and went to another nearby pub...More

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Reviewed January 20, 2018

Very disappointed with my experience here last night (Friday 19th Jan). I ordered a burger with bacon and cheddar cheese and paid about £13 for it. The waitress brought me the wrong burger. I explained this to her and was faced with rolling eyes and...More

Thank Victoriajcook
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Martin H, Owner at The Craft Beer Co - Islington, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2018

Hello Victoria Sounds like we dropped the ball massively on Friday. Firstly, Sorry, sincerely. That is completely unacceptable. We will be all sitting down as a team to discuss this and find out what happened and why, its not the 'norm' here, far from it....More

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Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Well stocked bar with menu detail offerings on tap, pump and fridge. Tasters available. Wide choice suits all tastes with lots from small London breweries. Very welcoming. Perfect if you like real ale.

Thank Chris D
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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Visited here on way back from o2 academy great range of local and international beers superb place open late Friday night great atmosphere knowledgeable staff well worth a visit

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Reviewed May 25, 2017

This is my local, and also probably my favorite of the Craft Beers that I've gone to, including the original Cask in Pimlico and the Craft Beers in Clerkenwell, Covent Garden, Brixton, and St Mary Axe. They have a few "house beers" on keg and...More

Thank Yuri M
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

The best pub in the Islington area if you love your craft beer, a short distance from Angel Tube station on the Northern line. They have a range of 20 plus taps of quality changing beers from breweries I'd never heard of (and I live...More

Thank JerseyBoy75
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Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Have been to other bars in this chain and like all.the other this place hits the spot. Great atmosphere , great knowledgeable staff and top beers

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Reviewed February 20, 2017

Had a drink here with friends, who like real ale. Lots of beer on tap to choose from, but the drinks here are expensive. Fortunately they offer wine for non beer drinkers. 4 drinks came to over £20 and they were nothing special. It was...More

Thank crystalcatLondon
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