Campaign for Real Ale

Pubs with entertainment

There are lots of pubs across the Capital that have entertainment, whether it is a regular pub quiz, music, comedy or theatre. Here are a few that might be of interest - but there are lots more! If you think we have missed one that also sells good real ale, then let us know:

You'll find other pubs with live events in the 'Other pub events' page.

Constitution, 42 St Pancras Way, NW1 0QT:Various live events: comedy club, music nights (jazz Wednesdays), with DJs and live bands and even classical music. Constitution

Eleanor Arms 460 Old Ford Road, Bow E3 5JP: Pub quizes and jazz. Eleanor

Gatehouse 1 North Road, Highgate N6 4BD: Theatre pub with a varied programme including light opera, modern drama, musicals and classics. Gatehouse

George 213 Strand, WC2R 1AP: Comedy Club. George

Half Moon 93 Lower Richmond Road, Putney SW15 1EU: Live music. Half Moon

Kenton Arms 38 Kenton Road, E9 7AB:Varied ents: live music, world cinema screenings, DJs, quizzes, ladies night (cocktails, cupcakes and jumble sale), rock-paper-scissors game, comedy nights, Rock 'n' Roll Bingo and monthly arts exhibitions. Kenton Arms

Old Red Lion Theatre Pub 418 St John Street, EC1V 4NJ:Theatre pub with a reputation for innovative new performers. Red Lion

Queen's Head 66 Acton Street, WC1X 9NB: Live music: jazz ragtime and blues, comedy open mic and quizes. Queens Head

Railway Hotel 45 East Street, Bromley BR1 1QQ:Quizes, open mic and live bands. Railway

Ye Olde Rose & Crown Theatre Pub 53-55 Hoe Street, Walthamstow E17 4SA: Various ents including live folk and rock and roll music, open mic nights, 78s DJs and retro vintage nights, musicals and plays and comedy nights. Ye Olde Rose & Crown Theatre Pub