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The Hop Locker

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The Hop Locker Stall at the Southbank Centre Food Market
Southbank Centre Food Market The Hop Locker Stall Credit India Roper-Evans

Who needs a beer garden? Try summer pop-up The Hop Locker for an al fresco drink

Take a break in central London with an ice-cold brewski, chosen from a range of local, national and international tipples.

Its taps are on constant rotation and its team of breezy bartenders go the extra mile to find you unique and special beers. Get their advice on the perfect pairing for the street food you’ve grabbed on your way over.

Opening times

Friday: 12 noon – 9pm

Saturday: 11am – 9pm

Sunday: 12 noon – 6pm (or 11am – 9pm when a Bank holiday Monday follows)

Bank holiday Mondays: 12 noon – 6pm 

Fast facts

Run by: Joel and Laura

Good to know: We're cashless

Must try: Absolutely anything. We're here to help you find the right beer, so feel free to ask for a sample of anything on tap.