With (hopefully) warmer weather on the way and indoor seating not returning until next month, beer gardens are a great place to unwind. To help you plan your next visit, here is a list of the best watering holes with equally impressive beer gardens.

1. The Devonshire
Photo: The Devonshire Beer Garden

This impressive beach club themed beer garden in Balham features a stylish outdoor space with plenty of seating to enjoy your favourite food and tipples. The venue features a tent for when the weather changes so you’re covered there. A great place for casual drinks and delicious pub classics with friends and family. Serving refreshing cocktails and a wide selection of beers for all tastes. This trendy urban space welcomes back visitors on April 12th.

Location: 39 Balham High Road Balham, London, SW12 9AN
Openint hours: Mon-Sat: 12pm-11pm, Sun: 12pm-10:30pm
Contact: +44 20 8673 1363 / Website>

2. The Eagle
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The Eagle pub is located in Ravenscourt Park and boasts an impressive heated beer garden which is now fully covered. Belting out eclectic tunes for a child out vibe where you can enjoy a classic pub menu favourites and a wide selection of your favourite tipples. The burgers here are a popular pick and the Sunday Roast is also a hit.

Location: 215 Askew Road, Shepherd’s Bush, London, W12 9AZ
Openint hours: Sun-Thu: 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat: 11am–11pm
Contact: +44 20 8746 0046 / Website>

3. King’s Head
Photo: King’s head Beer Garden

Located in close proximity to Richmond Park is the King’s Head pub in Roehampton serving the best Sunday roasts, a seasonal menu, and British Pub classics served all day. The venue boasts a wonderful beer garden surrounded by stunning greenery for a great outdoor experience.Serving up a great fish and chips as well as some juicy burgers from Burger Shack.

Location: 1 Roehampton High Street, Roehampton, London, SW15 4HL
Openint hours: Mon-Sun: 10am-11pm
Contact: +44 20 8789 1539 / Website>

4. Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden
Photo: Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden

Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden opened in May 2014 and is located below the train arches of Vauxhall. Since then, the garden has hosted chefs from around the globe, serving both quality interpretations of classic dishes and daring new ventures. Boasting 5 on-site restaurants, it’s a great place to catch the Euro 2020 tournament with friends over drinks.

Location: 6a South Lambeth Place, Vauxhall, London, SW8 1SP
Opening Times: Mon-Sat: 11:30am–10:30pm, Sun: 11:30am-8pm
Contact: +44 20 3242 0040 / Website>

5. The Hawks Nest
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This venue boasts an impressive beer garden which can host up to 200 guests, making it one of the best hangouts for outdoor dining and drinking. Inside the Nest you will find plenty of artworks, plants and flowers which adds to the buzzing ambience.  Order tasty bites from the street food kitchen along with your favourite cocktails. 

Location: 90 Railway Arches, Shepherd’s Bush Market, W12 8DF
Opening Times: Mon-Sat: 8am-10:30pm
Contact: +44 20 3242 0040 / Website>

6. The Duke of Edinburgh pub
Photo: The Duke of Edinburgh pub

This venue boasts a massive beer garden making The Duke Of Edinburgh a perfect destination for outdoor get togethers with friends. Offering live football on big screens, this South London venue is usually packed and will be a good shout for the Euro 2020 tournament in June. Get your friends together to watch the footy, enjoy drinks and delicious jerk chicken

Location: 204 Ferndale Road, London, SW9 8AG
Opening Hours: Mon-Thu: 3pm-11pm, Fri: 12pm-11pm, Sat: 12pm-11pm, Sun: 12pm-11pm
Contact: +44 208 772 6556 / Website>

7. Park Tavern
Photo: Park Tavern, London

The newly refurbished Park Tavern is located within a 19th Century Coaching Inn. Boasting oversized chairs and cozy fireplaces makes this an great space to unwind with friends and family. Offering the best of British classics and seasonal produce cooked over South Afircan BBQ wood fire. This dog friendly venue also boasts a newly refurbished beer garden serving up tasty burgers, juicy steaks and sharing platters.

Location: 212 Merton Road, London, SW18 5SW
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 12pm-11pm
Contact: +44 20 8488 8855 / Website>

8. The Railway
Photo: The Railway, Streatham

This traditional Victorian Pub is located within close vicinity to Streatham Common Station. Boasting a well sized walled beer garden serving the local community and visitors alike. The kitchen is open all week for lunch and dinner and serves up a delicious Sunday roast. 

Location: 212 Merton Road, London, SW18 5SW
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: 12:30-3:30pm and 4:30-9pm, Sun: 12:30-9pm
Contact: +44 20 8488 8855 / Website>

9. Highbury’s Brewhouse & Kitchen
Highbury Brewhouse & Kitchen

Highbury’s Brewhouse & Kitchen offers a range of great selection of freshly brewed beers from its own microberewery and a range of bottled beers from across the globe. Also offering signature cocktails and a menu of pub classic, a brunch menu and a delicious Sunday roast.

Location: 2A Corsica Street, Highbury, London, N5 1JJ
Opening Hours: Sun-Thu: 12pm-10pm, Fri-Sat: 12pm-10:30pm
Contact: +44 207 226 1026 / Website>

10. The Duke of Sussex pub
Photo: Duke of Sussex pub

The Duke of Sussex pub is located close to Waterloo and boasts an impressive beer garden with covered areas and heating able to accommodate up to 50 guests. The food menu offers the best of British and a wide selection of drinks. 

Location: 23 Baylis Road, London, SE1 7AY
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: 12pm–11pm, Sun: 12pm–10.30pm
Contact: +44 20 3637 6121 / Website>

11. The Fox on the Hill
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The Fox on the Hill dates back to the 18th century when it was called The Fox Under Hill. It has since been rebuilt as part of the Wetherspoon pub chain. Featuring a large beer garden, this is a great boozer for small and large groups alike with a buzzing atmosphere. Breakfast is served daily until 12 noon. The pub also serves lighter bites, vegetarian choices, gourmet burgers and freshly made pizzas.

Location: 149 Denmark Hill, Camberwell, London, SE5 8EH
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 9am-9pm
Contact: +44 20 7738 4756 / Website>

12. The Angel on the Bridge pub
Photo: The Angel Henley

This grade II listed pub by the river dates back to 1728 and boasts a stunning riverside terrace making it a perfect Chill-out spot and makes for fantastic photo opportunities. Serving up tasty pub classics and a delicious Sunday roast.

Location: The Angel on the Bridge, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BH
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 9am-9pm
Contact: +44 20 7738 4756 / Website>

13. The Village pub
Photo: The Village Pub

The Village pub is located in the heart of Walthamstow Village serving a wide selection of freshly cooked pub dishes sourced locally. Offering quality cask ales and a huge selection of craft and draught beers. The venue boasts a heated beer garden where you can enjoy a meal and your favourite tipple.

Location: 31 Orford Rd, Walthamstow, London E17 9NL
Opening Hours: Thu-Sat: 5pm-9pm
Contact: +44 20 8521 4398 / Website>