You don't have to be a horse-racing expert to enjoy the Grand National, especially when you're sat inside a good pub. Whether you have been checking the ground levels for weeks or simply picking the horse that has the nicest name, make sure you find a decent pint and a good place to be sat before 5.15pm in time for the horse race of the year. Below are some choice London establishments to head for.
Albion, New Bridge Street, EC4V 6AA Belle Vue, Clapham Common, SW4 7AA The Burlington Arms, West End, W1S 2JL Camden Arms, 265 Camden High Street, Camden, NW1 7BU Cheshire Cheese, 48 Crutched Friars, Tower Hill, EC3N 2AP Comedy, 7 Oxendon St, SW1Y 4EE Crown and Sceptre, 57 Melina Road, White City, W12 9HY Duke of Somerset, 15 Little Somerset Street, Aldgate, E1 8AH Enkle Arms, 34 Seven Sisters Road, N7 6AA Euston Flyer, 83-87 Euston Road, NW1 2RA Flying Horse, 52 Wilson Street, EC2 A 2ER Fox and Hounds Putney, 165-167 Upper Richmond Road, SW15 6SE Goose at Fulham, 248 North End Road, SW6 1 NL Joiners Arms, 51 Ballards Lane, N3 1ZP Minories, 64-73, The Minories, EC3N 1JL One Tun, 58-60 Goodge Street, Fitzrovia, W1T 4ND Pavilion End, 23 Watling Street, EC4M 9BR Phoenix, 26 Throgmorton Street, EC2N 2AN Rileys Sports Bar, 80 Haymarket, SW1Y 4TE
Rudds, 148 Queen Victoria Street, EC4V 4BY A good pub may soften the blow of a loss as well as being the perfect place to celebrate this Saturday The Windmill on The Cut Steam Passage Tavern, 44-46 Upper Street, N1 0PN The Abbeville, 67-69 Abbeville Road, Clapham, SW4 9JW The Avalon, 16 Balham Hill, Clapham, SW12 9EB The Bird in Hand, 35 Dartmouth Rd, Forest Hill, SE23 3HN The George, 70 High Road, South Woodford, E18 2QL The Goose, 264 Hoe Street, Walthamstow, E17 3A The Latchmere, 503 Battersea Park Road, SW11 3BW The Lost Hour, 217-219 Greenwich High Road, SE10 8NB The New Inn, 62 St Mary's Road, Ealing, W5 5EX The Old Bell, 38 High Road, Kilburn, NW6 5UA The Railway Tavern, 15 Liverpool Street, EC2M 7NX The Rosendale, 65 Rosendale Road, West Dulwich, SE21 8EZ The Sheephaven Bay, 2 Mornington Street, NW1 7QD The Ship, 68 Borough Road, Southwark, SE1 1DX The Sporting Page, 6 Camera Place, Chelsea, SW10 0BH The Victoria, 166 Queenstown Road, Battersea, SW8 3QH Walkabout Temple, Temple Station, Temple Place, WC2R 2LH
The Windmill Tavern, 86 The Cut, Waterloo, SE1 8LW