Drinking & Nightlife

  • Craft Beer Company Possibly the best address for craft beer in the capital.
  • Refuge Sip a tipple in Manchester's most beautiful bar.
  • Cat & Mutton Join the hipsters at this cool Clerkenwell hangout.
  • Tyne Bar Super river views under the Glasshouse Bridge in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
  • Brew York Cavernous craft brewery overlooking York's Rowntree Wharf.
  • Botanical Garden Sip summer cocktails at this horticultural pop-up bar in Liverpool.

Traditional Pubs

  • Holly Bush Lovely Hampstead pub with Georgian interiors.
  • Jerusalem Tavern Drinkers have been coming to this East End boozer since 1720.
  • Birch Hall Inn Two tiny rooms at this Yorkshire pub, possibly England's smallest.
  • Turf Tavern Many famous names have downed a pint at this classic Oxford pub.
  • Old Thatch Tavern Shakespeare may well have supped ale at this 15th-century inn in Stratford-upon-Avon.
  • Blue Bell Just as a pub should be: wood-panelled, cosy and unchanged for 100-plus years.