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    Quote Originally Posted by Aqualung View Post
    I haven't been to either of them but know the buildings they are in. I would call them pubs along with micropubs and craft ale bars. It's chain restaurants that I have the problem with.
    I know a blogger who tried to present them with an award for the 4th best pub in London.They refused to accept cause they were a bar and not a pub although I think it they were pissed off at being 4th.4th is nowhere imo.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Aqualung View Post
    I haven't been to either of them but know the buildings they are in. I would call them pubs along with micropubs and craft ale bars. It's chain restaurants that I have the problem with.
    How could you not have been in one of them.Your train travels must pass through Euston.Cheapest beer around that area as well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by london calling View Post
    How could you not have been in one of them.Your train travels must pass through Euston.Cheapest beer around that area as well.
    My Euston trains are too early for this place and If I go anywhere on the way out it's the unlimited coffee option in a JDW. I don't make a stop in Central London on the way back or nowadays anywhere else.

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    Here's a comparison of B&B's twitter poll with our very own Top 10 Pubs from earlier this year. There are 22 pubs appearing on both lists (their 77, our 203), with three of their top seven missing from our list altogether (Free Trade, Old Ship, Ship and Mitre).

    FWIW I've been to four out of their top seven; 15 out of the 22 that are on both lists; 36 of their 77; and 106 of our 203.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sheffield hatter View Post
    Here's a comparison of B&B's twitter poll with our very own Top 10 Pubs from earlier this year. There are 22 pubs appearing on both lists (their 77, our 203), with three of their top seven missing from our list altogether (Free Trade, Old Ship, Ship and Mitre).
    I think that;s an endorsement for both lists. I visited the Free Trade on the same day as the Cumberland Arms and preferred the latter. Seahouses is a long way North and isn't a very big town. I passed through it over thirty years ago and did stop for an early pint but it was more probably at the now closed White Swan. When I travelled to Belfast last year I stayed in the upper reaches of the Travelodge that overlooks the Ship & Mitre. I looked down on it wondering what it was like being completely oblivious of the reputation of it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by oldboots View Post
    Here's something a bit different, voted for on twitter and collated by Boak & Bailey, let the arguments commence.

    https://boakandbailey.com/2019/04/br...ng-to-twitter/
    Just 10 for me.

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    My mate Mark reckons the best pub in Britain is the White Horse in Hedgerley..He has for at least 6 or 7 years promised to take me there as its a bit out of the way.This Friday is the day of reckoning.

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    Here we go again!

    https://www.cntraveller.com/gallery/best-pubs-in-london

    Just 18 for me:

    Royal Oak
    Black Friar
    Newman Arms
    Guinea Grill
    Lamb
    Jamaica Wine House
    Ye Olde Mitre
    Princess Louise
    French House
    Windsor Castle
    George
    King's Arms
    Pride of Spitalfields
    Prospect of Whitby
    Queen's Head
    Hawley Arms
    Southampton Arms
    Earl of Essex

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tris39 View Post
    Looks like I need to get myself to Mother Kelly's SE1 and the Harwood Arms...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tris39 View Post
    All done and dusted except Royal Oak, Mother Kellys , French House and Harwood Arms.
    "Everybody's got to believe in something. I believe I'll have another beer."
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