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Best Winter Bars & Beer Gardens with Heaters in London  


Fancy a pint? We think beer gardens should be enjoyed all year long. Why limit the lively atmosphere to just sunny summer days? Enjoying a pint or having a sip of warm mulled wine as you chat with your friends in the heated outdoor garden - what’s not to love? Here are some of our favourite beer gardens in London you just can’t miss out on. Cheers!




The Pub On The Park, Hackney

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The Pub On The Park, Hackney

Let’s start with a popular choice amongst Hackney locals. The Pub On The Park features the type of cheery atmosphere that can only be found in your local beer garden. It’s located on the edge of London Fields, bringing you amazing views across the park, and, of course, beer choices galore. The large terrace boasts heaters, so there’s really no reason to not visit it during winter. The Pub On The Park also has a secret room that’s accessible through the ladies’ toilets. No, really.


Address: 19 Martello St, London E8 3PE

The Gypsy Queen, Kentish Town

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The Gypsy Queen, Kentish Town

According to its website, The Gypsy Queen is one of London’s last independently run pubs. It’s British in every sense of the word, right down to the unmissable Sunday roast menu. If you’re a draught and cask beer lover, you’ll be spoiled for choice. But don’t forget to check out their slow-cooked ribs and soul food for a full beer garden experience. Does it have outdoor heaters? Indeed, it does!


Address: 166 Malden Rd, London NW5 4BS

Blythe Hill Tavern, Catford

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Blythe Hill Tavern, Catford

Tucked away near Forest Hill, Blythe Hill Tavern may require a Zipcar trip, but it’ll be well worth your visit (remember you can take a one-way Flex car and get a cab home). This hidden gem got the CAMRA National Pub of the Year title back in 2015 and 2018, so you know it’s the real deal. The garden is family-friendly, and the cosy fireplace will keep you warm through winter months. The decor will transport you back to Victorian times while the beer selection is sure to whet your appetite.


Address: 319 Stanstead Rd, London SE23 1JB

Beehive, Tottenham

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Beehive, Tottenham

Located just a short walk from the Seven Sisters station, The Beehive is Tottenham’s hidden gem, praised by both locals and tourists alike. As it’s relatively close to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, The Beehive is an excellent choice for a football fan looking to enjoy a few beers before or after watching the game. The pub also features a picturesque beer garden and BBQ bar, with heaters always available.


Address: Stoneleigh Rd, London N17 9BQ

The Spaniards Inn, Hampstead

Beer garden

The Spaniards Inn, Hampstead

The Spaniards Inn doesn’t mess around - it’s one of the oldest pubs in London and the biggest beer garden in the city. If you’re on a walk around Hampstead Heath, it’s a perfect choice to refuel with delicious food and extensive beer options. It’s a beloved location but getting to the pub by tub requires a 20-minute walk from the station. Hop in a one-way Flex Zipcar instead to enjoy the unique atmosphere you can’t find anywhere else.


Address: Spaniards Rd, London NW3 7JJ

Rusty Bike, Mile End

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Rusty Bike, Mile End

Fancy a pint but bored of standard food grub? We got you covered! Rusty Bike features an extensive menu of Thai and Japanese dishes. It’s known for its live sports events and a buzzing atmosphere. The beer selection features all-time favourites – there’s something for everyone! 


Address: 588 Mile End Rd, London E3 4PH

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