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1991 Beer index
The 1991 edition of the East London Beer Guide - East London & City CAMRA.
Stations - London Fields and Hackney Downs (BR Liverpool Street), Hackney Central and Dalston Kingsland Road (BR North London).
This guide covers the central part of Hackney, from Kingsland Road to Mare Street and including those parts around the Town Hall and church. Other parts of the borough fall into Clapton and Homerton and the western end is covered by CAMRA's North London Guide. Much of the borough is covered by waves of terraced housing, punctuated (especially in the south towards the Regents Canal) by some more modern estates and the inevitable blocks of flats.
The E8 district has retained many of its original pubs and a good number still display an interesting range of late Victorian styles. There are some concentrations around the local markets, such as Ridley Road or Broadway Markets. Many have an Irish clientele and music is a popular feature, although sadly real ale is not as widely available as we would like and the beer range is dominated by the Big Four.
E8 ALBION TAVERN: 33 Albion Drive. (A2/1) Shepherd Neame.
E8 Amhurst Arms: 240 Amhurst Road. (A1/2) Grand Met-Watneys.
E8 Belgrave Arms: 217 Queensbridge Road. (A2/3) Bass Charrington.
E8 Black Bull: 217 Haggerston Road. (A2/4) Belhaven. No beer - closed.
E8 Brewery Tap : 525 Kingsland Road. (A1/5) Belhaven.
E8 Brownlow Arms: 10 Scriven Street. (A2/6) Bass Charrington.
E8 Castle: 148 Kingsland High Street. (A1/7) Courage.
E8 CAT & MUTTON: 76 Broadway Market. (B2/8) Bass Charrington.
E8 Cock Tavern: 315 Mare Street (B1/9) Grand Met-Trumans.
E8 Crown: 418 Mare Street. (B1/10) Grand Met-Trumans.
E8 CROWN & CASTLE: 600 Kingsland Road. (A1/11) Grand Met-Watneys.
E8 Dolphin: 165 Mare Street. (B2/12) Grand Met-Trumans.
E8 DOVE: 24 Broadway Market. (B2/13) . Former Taylor Walker pub named the Goring Arms.
E8 Duke of Marlborough: 212 Richmond Road. (B2/14) Shepherd Neame.
E8 Duke of Richmond: 316 Queensbridge Road. (A2/15) Whitbreads. No beer - closed.
E8 Duke of Sussex: 151 Haggerston Road. (A2/16) Whitbreads.
E8 Duke of Wellington: 260 Haggerston Road. (A2/17) Courage.
E8 EARL AMHURST: 19 Amhurst Road. (B1/18) Bass Charrington.
E8 Earl of Zetland: 50 Lee Street. (A2/19) Whitbreads.
E8 Florfield Arms: 40 Florfield Road. (B2/20) Belhaven.
E8 Fox: 372 Kingsland Road. (A2/21) Grand Met-Watneys.
E8 Grange Tavern: 6 Richmond Road. (A2/22) Bass Charrington.
E8 Green Man: 71 Shacklewell Lane. (A1/23) Grand Met-Watneys.
E8 HAVELOCK ARMS: 113 Albion Drive. (B2/24) Whitbreads.
E8 HORSE & GROOM: 255 Mare Street. (B2/25) Bass Charrington. No beer - closed.
E8 King's Arms: 18 Kingsland High Street. (A1/26) Bass Charrington.
E8 The Kingsland: 37 Kingsland High Street. (A1/27) Ind Coope Taylor Walker.
E8 L.A.: 64 Clarissa Street. (A2/28) No beer - closed.
E8 LADY DIANA: 95 Forest Road. (B2/29) , CHISWICK. Formerly the Prince Arthur.
E8 THE LONDON FIELDS: 137 Mare Street. (B2/30) Ind Coope Taylor Walker. Formerly the Warburton Arms.
E8 Lord Stanley: 136 Sandringham Road. (B1/31) Courage.
E8 Lord Truro: 180 Dalston Lane. Grand Met-Trumans. No longer a pub.
E8 MARION ARMS : 46 Lansdowne Drive. (B2/32) Bass Charrington.
E8 Market House: 30 & 32 Broadway Market. (B2/33) Belhaven.
E8 Middleton Arms: 303 Queensbridge Road. (A2/34) Bass Charrington.
E8 Mitford Tavern: 133 Amhurst Road. (B1/35) Ind Coope Taylor
E8 Nineteenth Hole: 216 Haggerston Road. (A2/36) Belhaven.
E8 Nolans Bar: 296 Kingsland Road. (A2/37)
E8 NORFOLK ARMS: 49 Cecilia Road. (A1/38)
E8 OLD SHIP: 2 Sylvester Path. (B1/39) Courage.
E8 Paget Arms: 197 Middleton Road. (B2/40) Courage.
E8 Pembury Tavern: 90 Amhurst Road. (B1/41) Grand Met-Trumans.
E8 Prince George: 40 Parkholme Road. (A1/42) Whitbreads.
E8 Prince of Wales: 447 Kingsland Road. (A2/43) Grand Met-Trumans.
E8 Queen Elizabeth: 9 Graham Road. (A1/44) .
E8 Railway Tavern: 59 Kingsland High Street. (A1/45) Bass Charrington.
E8 Railway Tavern: 339 Mare Street. (B1/46) Bass Charrington.
E8 Ridley Arms: 17 Ridley Road. (A1/47)
E8 ROBIN HOOD: 42 Shacklewell Lane. (A1/48)
E8 ROSE & CROWN: 13/15 Mare Street. (B2/49) Whitbreads.
E8 Rosie O'Gradys: 27 Marlborough Avenue. (B2/50) Belhaven.
E8 Royal Oak: 83 Wilton Way. (B1/51) Belhaven.
E8 Samuel Pepys: 289 Mare Street. (B1/52) Ind Coope Taylor Walker.
E8 Sir Walter Scott: 2 Broadway Market. (B2/53) Whitbreads.
E8 SPURSTOWE ARMS: 68 Greenwood Road. (B2/54) BASS.
E8 Taylors: 19 Martello Street. (B2/55) No beer - closed.
E8 THREE COMPASSES: 99 Dalston Lane. (A1/56) Bass Charrington.
E8 Uncle Sams: 438 Kingsland Road (A2/57) Belhaven.
E8 Victoria: 451 Queensbridge Road. (A1/58) Bass Charrington.
E8 THE VILLAGE AT DALSTON: 512 Kingsland Road. (A2/59) . Large one-bar pub which for a short time (1990) was the Flock & Firkin and the Lamb (Roses) before that.
E8 WHITE HORSE: 76 Wilton Way. (B1/60) Ind Coope Taylor Walker.