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A Guide to pubs, bars & taprooms in Crystal Palace, SE19
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A regularly updated guide to the best Crystal Palace bars and pubs. It is brought to you by The Crystal Palace Guide which has pages on the best SE19 bars, cafes, restaurants and shops plus detailed local history & property guides,  It is part of the South London Guide (est. 2003) which covers independent businesses from Bermondsey down to Bromley.

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Douglas Fir (est 2016)
144 Anerley Road
SE20 8DL
Craft beers: Gipsy Hill Brewing Co
Snacks: pork pies and beer sticks
Open: Tues to Fri 16:00 – 23:00
Sat & Sun 12:00 – 23:00

Paxton Centre (est. 2016)
52 Anerley Hill
SE19 2AE
020 8659 4701
Bar & Café
Art Gallery. Creative Space.
Community Hub. Craft Classes.
Co-Working. Private Hire.
Open: Tues- Sun

95 Church Road
SE19 2TA
Owner: Stephen Boyd (since 2011)
Built in 1854
Beer, wines & spirits
Dining Guardian Review

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White Hart
96 Church Road, 
SE19 2EZ
Owners: Mitchells & Butlers
Beer garden

Brown & Green (due 2015)
88 Church Road
Brunches & Lunches
Glutten free/vegan fare
Wine & Beer
Branches: Gipsy Hill station & Crystal Place station

Great Southern (est. 2019)
79 Gipsy Hill
SE19 1QH
020 8766 8390
(ex-Gipsy Hill Tavern)
Owners: Cityglen
Pub + kitchen
Large beer garden
Bull & Finch (opened 2019)
126 Gipsy Hill
SE19 1PL
Beer:  Bullfinch Brewery (SE24)
Previously Beer Rebellion

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Colby Arms
132 Gipsy Hill,
SE19 1PW
020 8244 8022
Owner: Town Centre Inns
Beer, wines & spirits
Sports TV
Music nights

The Paxton
256 Gipsy Road
SE27 9QY Map
020 8761 9016
Food Kitchen
Owner: Queens House

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Gipsy Hill Brewing Co (est. 201*)
Unit 5
160 Hamilton Road,
SE27 9SF map
0208 761 9061
Owners: Sam & Charlie
Tap room:Thurs - Sun
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Coopers (est. 2020)
58-60 Westow Hil 
SE19 1RK
020 8670 2149
Owners: Antic
Restaurant & Bar
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Bar Bella
57B Westow Hill,
SE19 1TS
020 3949 5666
Owner: Jason Connery
Cocktail bar

The Sparrowhawk (est. Sept 2011)
2 Westow Hill
020 8761 4831
British food using seasonal ingredients
Bar snacks
A la Carte Menu.
Mains from £10
Wines from £13.95 a bottle
Open 7 days a week from midday
Previously the Holly Bush
Faber Fox (est. May 2018)
25 Westow Hill, 
SE19 1TQ
Owner: Livelyhood
Beers & ciders
Wines & spirits
Dedicated Sports Bar
Garden with stunning views of central London
Previously 25 Bar

Walker Briggs (est. 2019)
23 Westow Hill,
SE19 1TQ
020 8670 0330
Owners: Portobello Brewing
(ex-Black Sheep/Queens Arms)
Bar & dining room 
Beer Garden
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Cocktail Embassy. (est Nov 2014)
76 Westow Hill
020 3609 2929
Open 7 days a week Deniss Petrovs has taken on a new 20-year lease on the former Patrick’s Bar and has developied it into a new concept called Cocktail Embassy. Deniss was previously assistant general manager of Be At One in Fenchurch Street and has also worked at other London bars including The Attic bar the 48th floor of Pan Peninsula in Canary Wharf and Fabric nightclub. The downstairs bar has a dance floor, with live jazz music as well as a DJ every Friday and Saturday

Westow House
79 Westow Hill,
SE19 1TX
020 8670 0654
Owners: Portobello Brewing
(ex-White Swan)
Built in 1861.
Bar & dining room 
Numidie (Est 199*)
14 Westow Hill, 020 8761 6186
Chef: Serge
Set lunches and dinners available
Open Tues - Sun
Observer review


Escape Bar (est. 2019)
72 Westow Hill
SE19 1SB
020 3745 3550
Owner: Bulent Colak
Cocktail bar
Caribbean Tapas


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Varanda (est. 2020) 
35 Westow Street
SE19 3RW
Live Music, DJ's, Mexican Street food and cocktails
Beers: Gipsy Hill Brewing Co

Colby Arms (pub)
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