Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell | Farringdon, Greater London
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Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell
World Class based on 162 ratings
Type: Bar

82 Leather Lane
Farringdon, Greater London England EC1N 7TR [ print map ]
0207 430 1123

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Hours: Mon - Sat 1200-2300; Sun 1200-2230


Mayor: Theydon_Bois (84) | Taps: 37 | Bottles: 300


Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell

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Beer Available At Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell (arranged by most recent)
Blue Monkey Bonobo 65, Edge Brewing Hoptimista IPA - Citra 94, Northern Monk Brew / Weird Beard Blue Habit , Blackjack Play Your Cards Rye’t 69, Brew By Numbers 11/06 Session IPA - Simcoe , Blackjack Jabberwocky , Northern Monk Kiwi Saison (Motueka and Kiwi Fruit) , Northern Monk New World IPA 77, Northern Monk Strannik Imperial Stout 95, Northern Monk / Saltaire Smoked Porter 65, Tyne Bank Rauchbier 68, Tyne Bank Cherry Oatmeal Stout 66, Northern Monk Dark Arches Black IPA 84, Northern Monk Chennai Export Porter , Northern Monk Kiwi Saison , Northern Monk Monacus NZ Pale Ale 49, Blackjack The Pokies 59, Tyne Bank Dark Exposure , Moncada Notting Hill Summer 65, Tyne Bank / Hand Drawn Monkey Barrel of Monkeys
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162 reviews for Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell
 Ambiance  81%
 Service  86%
 Selection  92%
 Food  58%
 Value  76%
 Overall  87%
 Rating  99%
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94
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
juan13  (27) Bergamo, Italy | September 11, 2013
incredible selection, very kind and competent publican. nice ambiance. the only thing that I don’t like is that there is no kitchen in this pub.
86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
theoncle  (26) Barcelona, Spain | February 13, 2013
37 aixetes de pur plaer! Per tornar-se boig. Ambient molt “cool”, local de moda. Pel meu gust una mica massa “pijo” però la selecció fa que te’n oblidis. Molt recomenable.
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 3/10   OVERALL 16/20
purc  (25) , Poland | March 22, 2014
Good selection, but beers on keg are much too cold. The same applies to bottles from fridges. Why should I wait half an hour for a Stone Ruination IPA to arrive at a drinkable temperature? The guys behind the bar are very helpful, though. Anyway, second place in London after Kernel.
100
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
giardinobirra  (25) , Italy | August 7, 2011
Maybe the only one I could visit with enough time, good draft beers and a very good selection of beers. I was really surpised because I did’nt expect this in England.
84
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
halfbaked  (24) , | March 30, 2012
Great place. Has lots of beers on tap and the variety was good, had lots of bottles too but didn’t get to those. Bar staff were helpful in giving us recommendations and samples as we were unfamiliar with a lot of the small brewers. Prices seemed reasonable (but I am from Australia so all UK beer seems cheap). The place is full of suits and there was one group that was loud and annoying but most people there were just enjoying the beer so the atmosphere was fine.
72
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
yblosc59  (24) Lille, France | October 15, 2011
Went there on a thursday night with a group of friends as I thought it will be a good alternative for the usual pub in London and also because of the rating in this website. They liked it and I did too. The selection of beer on tap is very impressive, especially for the english draught beers. The selection of bottled beer is very good too, especially for Japanese beers, Mikkeller and Nogne. I had the Mikkeller Texas Ranger barrel aged for which I took great pleasure to share with my english friends who are used to normal beers. I was surprised to see the Westvleteren 12 on the list so of course i asked for one but they didn’t have any, and rightly so as it shouldn’t be sold in any other bar than in de vrede...The house lager made for the bar is very good too, a bit expensive but it is worth it. The staff was not available to give you advice or recommandation, but in their defense it was a very very busy evening. Overall a place where I will happily come back too on my next visit in the capital. I would like to see more bars like that in London !
98
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
thepeter  (23) London, England | August 7, 2011| Updated August 29, 2012
The Craft is an amazing place on all accounts. It walks the line between new, hip and classic pub in a way that no other place in London can pull off. Service has been nothing less than excellent the few times I have been in, whether crowded not as crowded. With almost 350 beers available and an ever rotating draft/cask selection it’s never an issue finding the beer you want. While it is a bit pricy, we are in the center of London and we are talking about some of the best beers in the Friggin’ WORLD!! This s not the best "NEW" pub in London. . . It is the BEST PUB in London. Full Stop!
74
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 2/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 12/20
Thoor84  (23) , Iceland | July 19, 2012
I am guessing i was unlucky. What ruined the visit for me were the people almost screaming at the next table.. really really loud and crowded. The beer selection though was insane! I also tried the food which was really not of my liking :S - Will go there again next time i go to London and hopefully have different view on the atmosphere because the beer selection is just too good.
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 18/20
harrisoni  (22) Ashford, England | July 12, 2011
This will become a must do on the London scene very quickly. Interior has been well done out. Plenty of beers on handpull, tap and in bottle. Good place to come in an area that was lacking a bit for decent pubs.
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
stephan0057  (22) paris, France | October 17, 2014
a nice place with a solid slection of beers on tap

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