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The Best Bars and Pubs in London

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When it comes to London pubs, which are the best in the entire city? The Ranker community has spoken with their votes, and now it's your turn to let us know which of these London hot spots are the best pubs in London. From delicious beers, old-timey atmospheres, and excellent pub food, there's a lot to consider when voting for the best bars in London.

London bars are great places to meet up with friends, enjoy a pint (or five!), and take in the local London culture. Whether you live in the United Kingdom, or are just visiting, the best Bars in London are a great way to relax and enjoy the city. If modern cocktail bars, with their trendy mixologists and fancy drinks aren't really your style, be sure to check out the classic London pubs and bars on this list instead.

Do you know the London pub scene like the back of your hand? Then vote up the best London pubs below, rerank this list as you see fit, add any of the top London bars that aren't listed, and head over to the comments section to recommend your favorite ales and drinks at the best pub in London.
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  • Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese, Fleet Street1
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    Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese, Fleet Street

  • Lamb & Flag, Covent Garden2
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    Lamb & Flag, Covent Garden

  • Harp, Covent Garden3
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    Harp, Covent Garden

  • Cittie of Yorke, Holborn4
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    Cittie of Yorke, Holborn

  • Salisbury, Harringay5
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    Salisbury, Harringay

  • Wenlock Arms, The City6
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    Wenlock Arms, The City

  • Queens Arms, Walthamstow7
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    Queens Arms, Walthamstow

  • Bricklayer's Arms, Putney8
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    Bricklayer's Arms, Putney

  • Ivy House, Nunhead9
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    Ivy House, Nunhead

  • Cutty Sark, Greenwich10
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    Cutty Sark, Greenwich

  • Euston Cider Tap, Euston11
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    Euston Cider Tap, Euston

  • Railway Tavern, Dalston12
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    Railway Tavern, Dalston

  • The Rookery, Clapham13
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    The Rookery, Clapham

  • Pineapple, Tufnell Park14
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    Pineapple, Tufnell Park

  • White Horse, Parsons Green15
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    White Horse, Parsons Green

  • Bradley's Spanish Bar, Soho16
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    Bradley's Spanish Bar, Soho

  • Dove, Hammersmith17
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    Dove, Hammersmith

  • City Barge, Chiswick18
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    City Barge, Chiswick

  • Crate Brewery, Hackney Wick19
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    Crate Brewery, Hackney Wick

  • Priory Arms, Stockwell20
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    Priory Arms, Stockwell

  • Callooh Callay, Shoreditch21
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    Callooh Callay, Shoreditch

  • Original Sin, Stoke Newington22
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    Original Sin, Stoke Newington

  • Palm Tree, Mile End23
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    Palm Tree, Mile End

  • Princess Louise, Holborn24
    64
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    Princess Louise, Holborn

  • Shochu Lounge, Fitzrovia25
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    Shochu Lounge, Fitzrovia