Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell | Clerkenwell, Greater London
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Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell
World Class based on 202 ratings
Type: Bar

82 Leather Lane
Clerkenwell, Greater London England EC1N 7TR [ print map ]
0207 430 1123 | facebook | twitter

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

Mayor: Theydon_Bois (57) | Taps: 37 | Bottles: 300

Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell

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Beer Available At Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell (arranged by most recent)
Oude Quetsche Tilquin à l’Ancienne 100, Hopcraft El Dorado , Lost Abbey Cuvee de Tomme 100, Hornbeer The Fundamental Blackhorn 99, Other Half In Absentia Luci 94, Kent Maple Wheat IPA , Partizan Saison Raspberry Lemon 85, Birranova Why Not Smoked Revolution 49, 7 Fjell Fløien IPA 88, Fyne Ales/ The Anderson Richard Benson 54, Fyne Ales Ragnarök 82, Siren / Elusive Dinner for Nine 78, Redwillow Faithless XLVII 74, Pretty Things Fringe 77, Evil Twin / Westbrook / Local Option Plastic Man 87, Siren / Evil Twin Bourbon Barrel Even More Jesus Coconut , Siren / Evil Twin Bourbon Barrel Even More Jesus Vanilla 97, Cigar City Jai Alai India Pale Ale 99, Lost Abbey Judgment Day 99, Siren / Elusive Dinner for Eight 69
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202 reviews for Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell
 Ambiance  80%
 Service  86%
 Selection  91%
 Food  59%
 Value  75%
 Overall  86%
 Rating  99%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
larsniclas  (31) Billdal, Sweden | January 12, 2012
Great selction of Britosh resl ales and European micros. Also some Cigar city and Sourhern tier on tap. A bit noisy but what can you expect with that selection?
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
yorkswatcher  (3) , England | January 5, 2012
been twice packed to the raffers great choice of beer. not had the food but the bits they do look great. Expect to pay slighty more for a beer in here but worth it.
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
M’ARCOlizzo  (21) , Italy | January 2, 2012
Pretty small pub, but wonderful beer selection, both on draught and on bottle! Friendly atmosphere, very helpfull, kind and knowledgable staff.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 19/20
eku28  (17) San Diego, California | December 11, 2011
Craft Beer Co. may well be the best beer destination in London at the moment. It is an easy to find corner bar close to the Farringdon tube station in Clerkenwell. It’s a little more upscale and smaller than its sister pub CASK. However, there’s a nice upstairs area if it gets too crowded in the main room. There is a huge Charrington’s framed mirror on the wall which adds a little to the decor. I visited at lunchtime during the week, and the clientele were middle-aged to older businessmen. It probably attracts a younger crowd in the evenings. The service was very good - friendly and knowledgeable. The selection was unrivaled anywhere in London. There were around 15 cask (mainly English microbreweries) and 20 regular taps, featuring the likes of Mikkeller, Dark Star, Thornbridge, Magic Rock, Manchester Marble, etc. There were also several US beers on tap, including 3 from Rogue. There is a good bottle selection in coolers behind the bar. The quality and condition of the beers was excellent - very clean and fresh tasting. Craft Beer Co. is world-class for trying different English beers, and a must visit when in London.
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
Bjarte1  (110) , Norway | December 5, 2011
This is a modern pub that focuses on microbreweries. Clean and nice interior. The Guest are beer geeks from around the world. The pub is good, but lacks a little charm. The place is definitely worth a visit though. Great beer.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 19/20
imdownthepub  (705) Banbury, England | December 3, 2011
We have been 3 times now and on each occasion it has been a different atmosphere, ranging from the cool and relaxed on a Saturday afternoon to manic and crammed on a Friday night. It’s all about beer in here and what a selection they have, there is something for everyone. Tom has a particularly good touch in selecting the Brewers he likes to show and I have not had a beer I haven’t appreciated so far. It’s not for everyone, particularly if you are looking for tradition, but this is a major development in the British Pub scene and if the crowds last night are anything to go by, it will be a roaring success.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
suprchunk  (140) Crestview, Florida | November 29, 2011
Nice atmosphere, a bit of a typical bar with a brighter attitude. Good selection of draft and cask. Friendly service that will explain the beers in depth, even if you don’t ask. A few beers that you will only find here, brewed exclusively for them. I’ll be going back again, a few more times.Decently priced as well.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
OleR  (2) Oslo, Norway | November 26, 2011| Updated November 30, 2011
Top end british public bar, located a five minute walk from Chansery Lane tube-station. Stylish and functional, with an impressive number of taps. I counted 38, equally divided between casks and kegs. Some imports (De Molen, Mikkeller and more), and a fine range of brits. They had some very nice ones from Summer Wine, Revolution Brewing and Fyle Ales when I was there. Nice and knowledgeable staff. Pleasant atmosphere. I must when in London.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
justm  (4) , England | November 9, 2011
Great place. Beer is served in perfect condition with knowledgable and friendly staff. Selection is second to none with hard to get and one-off brews available. Simply a wonderful place to drink wonderful beer.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Benzai  (181) Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, Netherlands | October 21, 2011
Pretty small pub, but a lot of beers on draught and a lot of good beers on bottle! Nice friendly atmosphere, very helpfull, kind and knowledgable staff. Must visit when in London!

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