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Top British pubs across North America

If you’ve ever had the good fortune to travel to the United Kingdom, you know it’s a place that stays with you long after you leave. You get endless excitement and activity in bustling cities like Manchester and London, while simultaneously having opportunities to explore serene and picturesque countrysides.

The good news is, you don’t have to hop the pond to enjoy quality British fare and a good ale. Across North America there are cozy pubs offering menus of authentic and traditional British food such as pasties, fish ‘n’ chips, house-made pies, and English puddings. Bookmark the list below and relish the many native brands and tastes of the old country!

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Top British Pubs in North America, According to Yelp Methodology: This is an all-time list of the best British Pubs in the US and Canada, according to Yelp. We identified businesses in the British restaurant category with a large concentration of reviews mentioning “bars,” then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews mentioning “bars.” If a chain appeared on the list more than once, we only included the highest rated location. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of February 25, 2021.