The nights are still long, the weather is still freezing, and layering up has lost its appeal. There’s only one way to get through this last cold stretch of winter: hide from the elements in a warm pub with a good book. Check out this selection of literary pubs and find somewhere to hole up in until Spring.
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As the winter nights draw in and that tell-tale hint of frost fills the air, there isn’t anything quite as alluring as the warm, festive cheer of a good pub during the Christmas season. Here at the Good Pub Guide we have collected the five best wintertime pubs, serving jolly cocktails to the ideal Christmas dinner, you wouldn’t want to be anywhere else this yuletide.
Dreaming of jingling bells and steaming mug of mulled wine? Well, you definitely should, because is that time of the yea r again!
Forget the frothy pints, steaming Sunday roasts and homely atmosphere. We all know the real driving success behind pubs. That’s right, the pub quiz! If you too love frantically scrawling answers over the sound of your mate Bob drunkenly shouting ‘It’s Alaska! Mate, it’s Alaska!’, or merely have a penchant for pun- worthy team names, then you’ll love our list of highly recommended pub quizzes across Britain.
Brace yourselves, Winter is coming!...And with that cheery thought in mind, let’s turn our attention to the sure fire ways in which we can keep our bellies braced against the stormy winds upon us. And by that, we mean food. Here is a selection of some of the best comfort food-filled pubs this winter.