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The Craft Beer Co. - Covent Garden


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#984 of 19,178 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


Bar, British, Pub
Late Night, Drinks
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The choice is envious, the quality hoorah After a strenuous day spent You’ll do no better than this bar. My pick - the cider suggested by the bar man But you have a terrific choice. Enjoy!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank tommyb079
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped in for a night cap on a Friday night. The beer selection was massive but we each quickly settled on beers we hadn't tried previously. The upstairs and the outside were crowded, so we made our way downstairs to an...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Kelley B
Reviewed August 12, 2019

The bar staff is incredibly efficient and knowledgeable of the beers. There are great options, the basement is great as is standing outside. The pub is always crowded but never feels overcrowded.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Davd M
Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

A great selection of all drinks with a menu of spirits that you rarely find outside of a large hotel. As a malt whisky fan, I was spoilt for choice. Prices are at the upper end of acceptability and you have to make allowances for...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank tartnjohn
Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

Great selection of beers on tap - I’m a huge sour beer fan and they had plenty of options for me, and my partner is a big IPA fan and he also really enjoyed it. We’ll be back for sure.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019

We popped in for a mid week drink before dinner. the bar staff were very friendly and efficient, happy to let my friend sample some of the many choices before deciding. I went for the Mango cider, a little sweet, and the Rhubarb cider which...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank CoffeyBean101
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Had wanted to go here the next time I was in London and it didn’t disappoint! Large selection of good beer, ales, stouts and ciders. Friendly staff and a nice place to kill a couple of hours with a good pint, or several.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank DLL23
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

I like the different kinds of beverages, about 30 beers on tap, 15 cask ales/cider/a lot of spirits. The service this time - they were not interested and the bar crew were more interested of each other. I give them a new try...

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Anders386
Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

This used to be one of my favourite places to have a craft beer in London. In recent months however in both this branch (Covent Garden) of Craft Beer Company and also the Old Street branch, half pints of beer are poured invariably short of...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank michaelwX1364JT
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

Went with friends recently and not a particularly busy night, however, I was trying to get the attention of a grumpy barman and he indicated to me that he was going to finish his apple before serving me. When he did eventually finish, he got...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Covent Garden
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of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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February 17, 2018|
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Response from Ferenc M | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen a dog in there but there is no sign saying 'No Dogs' and there is an outside area too.
Neill C
November 6, 2017|
Response from Martin H | Property representative |
We have at least two on tap all the time plus lots in the fridge including some really good, large German bottles
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