Gipsy Moth

Bars and pubs Greenwich
  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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The Mitchell Brothers' funky makeover of this formerly traditional boozer - just a gangplank away from another famous ship, the Cutty Sark - has proved a great success. An impressive range of beers (Schneider Weisse, Früli, Budvar, Paulaner, Franziskaner and at least six others) and well-priced selection of wines can be enjoyed in either the split-level back beer garden or the relaxed, multi-spaced interior. The food isn't shabby either, from full breakfasts (£5) through bar snacks (pint of prawns, aïoli, rustic bread) to solid mains such as glazed bacon loin with free-range eggs and chips.

Venue name: Gipsy Moth
Address: 60 Greenwich Church St
SE10 9BL
Opening hours: Open noon-11pm Mon-Thur; noon-midnight Fri, Sat; noon-10.30pm Sun. Food served noon-10pm Mon-Fri; noon-10pm Sat; 1noon-9.30pm Sun
Transport: Cutty Sark DLR
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3.3 / 5

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Justin T

While place is in nice area service is a massive problem - you either accept what you get (whether it's good or bad) without any complaints or you are kicked out without any explanation. It's a shame because place has great potential.

Elena - May R

This pub is beautiful on the outside and inside, with a range of drinks and a delightful food selection you can't go wrong here. A tad on the expensive side but it is worth it

Elisa R

My parents came over from France on what was probably the hottest weekend of the year in London a few weeks ago. So I decided to make us spend as much outdoorsy time as possible, which led us to Greenwich. They had never been and absolutely loved it, which must have a little something to do with the great lunch we had at the Gipsy Moth.
When we approached Cutty Sark, the enormous ship by the river, and saw the pub with the beautiful beer garden and BBQ at 1pm, I thought a) it's going to be packed and we won't find a table outside and b) it's going to be twice as expensive as any other already expensive London pub. False! It was not more expensive and boy was it tasty! I had a great sea bass main and the rest of my family was really happy with their meals. On top of the great food, the staff at the bar was super friendly.
I'll definitely go back to this pub next time I'm in Greenwhich!

Kritt N

The Gipsy is a good old-fashioned pub with great food, good drinks and lovely staff. The beer garden is especially lovely on a summer/autumn day and the Cutty Sark literally a stone throw away. It's only a couple of minutes away from Cutty Sark Maritime Greenwich station too which mean it's easy to get too. Not a bad place to spend your Sunday lunch catching up with mates.

Rosie A

I'm a regular at the gipsy moth, I go in there often. I don't think I've ever eaten there but it's one of my favourite drinkeries in London. Right by the cutty sark, and it has a lovely pub garden. Just good old honest pub loveliness, with a great view, good people and nice staff. 

Jake A

The last time that I went here I had my jacket stolen, but I foolishly thought I'd give it the benefit of the doubt and try it again.

Having spent the evening in the outside area, at 10:30 they mysteriously and without warning locked us out. When we walked around and came back in through the unlocked front entrance, meaning to use the toilet before we left, they refused to allow us to do so in a needlessly confrontational way....and I really do mean needlessly and I really do mean confrontational.
Paying customers, who had quietly paid somewhat inflated prices throughout the evening, being refused the toilets in such a rude way, is totally unnecessary and bizarre.
These people are clearly only interested in obtaining cash on the given evening...and lack the intelligence to understand the value of repeat custom. To allow us one or two minutes to use the toilets as we left would have cost them nothing. They could have warned us that the pub was shutting - and they could have turned us away less aggressively.
Don't give them your money. It's humiliating to hand over hard earned cash to people like this.
You'd be better off heading to the multitude of other pubs in the area: The Lord Hood, The Coach and Horses, The Admiral Hardy etc. Perfectly good beer, facilities and atmosphere....but without the sociopathic staff.