If youíre after cheap beer in London (that would be everyone except footballers then), Sam Smithís pubs are the way to go. Sam Smithís brew their own, and itís decent stuff. Whatís more, they practically give it away Ė less than £2 for a pint of bitter and not much more for a pint of lager.
For those of you of havenít sprinted off already at the mention of cheap booze, there is more to Sam Smithís pubs. Theyíre all in great locations in the middle of town which make them the perfect place to start a night before moving on. Their prices attract a crowd of students, tourists and professional drinkers which mean thereís always something going on. And one or two of them actually some surprisingly beautiful interiors.
To find your nearest one, check out James Grettonís astonishing Sam Smithís pubs map. Most of them are pretty similar - cheap and cheerful, no music, dodgy food and a solid range of beers and ciders. Or if you only want the best, choose from one of th list below: