King William IV (Brodies) | Leyton, Greater London
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King William IV (Brodies)
Excellent based on 32 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

816 High Road,
Leyton, Greater London England E10 6AE [ print map ]
020 85562460



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King William IV (Brodies)

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Beer Available At King William IV (Brodies) (arranged by most recent)
Brodies Hopping Mad Series , Mikkeller SpontanRosehip 94, Brodies Belgian Pale Ale (White Wine Barrel Aged with Brett) 84, Brodies Mocha Milk Stout (Port Barrel Aged) 86, Brodies London Sour (Blackcurrant Edition) 82, Brodies Baby Mild (Coffee & Cinnamon) , Brodies Brodenbach Grand Cru 68, Brodies Big Mofo Stout (Liquorice & Raspberry) , Brodies Elderflower Lager , Brodies Jamaican Stout (Ginger) , Brodies Romanov Empress Stout (BA Whisky Blend) , Brodies London Sour (Strawberry Edition) , Brodies Mocha Milk Stout (Chilli) , Brodies Baby Mild , Brodies Hackney Red IPA (Rosemary) , Brodies Kentish Town Nut Brown IPA. , Brodies Kentish Town Maple Brown IPA , Brodies Jamaican Stout (Coffee) , Brodies Kentish Town Oud Bruin 72, Brodies Kentish Town Brown IPA 80
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32 reviews for King William IV (Brodies)
 Ambiance  79%
 Service  78%
 Selection  84%
 Food  71%
 Value  92%
 Overall  82%
 Rating  91%
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  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
imdownthepub  (452) Banbury, England | November 21, 2012
Big and rangy pub in a hectic part of London. Easy to get to from the underground and multiple buses along Hoe Street. Lots of choice at good value, friendly, plenty of space to sit and really good value food, the Sausages and Mash was great. Well conditioned beer, very good.
86
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
olie  (6) , England | August 5, 2012
Iím lucky enough to live within walking distance of this pub, one of my favourites in London. manages to be a proper old fashioned east London boozer, while at the same time brewery tap for one of the best craft brewers in the country. Always has a fantastic range of Brodies beers on cask, keg and bottle, plus a few guest taps from the likes of Magic Rock, Dark Star etc...
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  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
jackl  (366) Charlottesville, Virginia | July 22, 2012
The King William IV is an excellent brewpub located far up in north London. I have to admit that Iíve hesitated to visit this place at it seems like a real trek to get to. Also, the small handful of Brodieís beers I tried before my visit didnít impress me very much. But after an eye-opening visit to the King William IV yesterday, I have to admit I was wrong about Brodieís beers and my aversion to to traveling up here. This place is excellent; the beers on offer are both interesting and tasty. The pubís a classic boozer populated mostly by locals. It has a real lived-in, traditional feel. Beer geeks are not this pubís main stream of income, itís very much a local hang out. Still, youíre met with a warm welcome. Thereís plenty of seating, and large windows allow plenty of natural light into the pub. The beers on offer are plentiful. Thereís something like 20 casks and 15 kegs. A massive selection of Brodieís beers are on offer, along with well-chosen guests such as Magic Rock. Thereís also macro crap available for the casual punter. On my visited I tried a Brett IPA, a few offerings from their single hop series, as well as a Imperial Stout collaboration Brodieís did with Mikkeller. All beers were in good condition, and were of great quality. The valueís fantastic, cask beers are especially cheap. Overall, I look forward to coming back here. Despite its peripheral location, this pubs well worth a visit. Great.
74
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 15/20
nate2g  (606) Boomtown! / Waikato, New Zealand | May 23, 2012
Home of Brodies Brewery. The pub feels as if it hasnít changed since forever, charming and somewhat quirky. Having said that, the pub can be hit or miss regarding beer cellar quality, which is disappointing. Festival time is always fun though, with many, many beers on offer. Brodies have really picked up their game and producing top notch, exciting beers. Do yourself a favour and pay a visit when in town, itís worth the detour. Oh, and has anyone mentioned the £1.99 pints!!
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 17/20
jorge76  (107) , Italy | May 8, 2012
visited the place in a sunday afternoon, the only day with no food, the interior is classic pub with large screens for sportsí events (mainly rugby) , 16 taps on in the week end all from the brodieís brewery ,just upstairs, all in good condition and very cheap .. i hope cam.ra will note this place and put it in the good beer guide...
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
cgarvieuk  (150) Edinburgh , Scotland | April 30, 2012
I love here, i love brodies, Beer is great, beer is too cheap (£2 a pint) there beer is so much better than the price might suggest. Food is incredible value, always a good selection of beers, and there inventive with it, Brewery in a large shed out the back... really there nothing not to love about this place
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
Scopey  (387) Croydon, England | April 18, 2012
It took me quite a while to pluck up the courage (and effort) to trek out to Leyton to visit this place for the first time. It is very much worth the effort to get there. Get the tube to Leyton, then a bus from outside the tube station drops you outside the pub. I have visited both during the festivals and at regular times. The interior is proper east end boozer. 20 Casks on offer of mostly Brodies beers (including some weird and wonderful concoctions) and some other favourite microbreweries. I do believe the Brodies beers have been getting a lot better of late. They also have a fridge of some of their bottles, but itís so bloody dark that I always have to ask what they have! Price of beer is second to none in London - £1 for a half or £1.99 for a pint, no matter what the alcohol percentage. Food is cheap and cheerful. A must visit in London.
96
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
JohnRMurdoch  (301) Glasgow, Scotland | April 15, 2012
Very traditional English Bar that brews Brodies Ales. Nice atmosphere. 14 functioning taps including 2 for Magic Rock. Helpful staff. Beer £2 a pint. Live Scottish football on TV. Doesnít get much better than this. Another must visit on a trip to London.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
Beer4000  (104) Kristiansand, Norway | November 23, 2011| Updated November 30, 2011
Stayed three nights at the B&B. Super friendly owner and staff. Wide selections of cask beers available. With a few mainstream lager exceptions the selection is limited to Brodied. But that selection is not bad, around 10 casks open and frequently changing from day to day. Everything from classic British standards to Belgium inspired and many hop experiments. Very reasonably prices and that goes for the food and the bed as well. Had a nice feeling of staying at an authentic local. Plenty of seats and actually not that difficult to reach, just make sure to check to bus routes from the nearest subway station. Recommendable.
74
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 15/20
Christian  (235) Odense, Denmark | October 14, 2011
Nice local pub off the beaten path. Wide selection of Brodies beer on cask and at very reasonable prices. When we visited with the Ratebeer Summer Gathering, several beers were off, one or two completely undrinkable. At least they were changed quickly and without protest, but that shouldnít happen - especially not when youíre expecting a bus full of critical beer lovers.

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