Antic Pubs offer a variety of modern British pub food dishes, as well as a games room for hire.
Venue Details & Map
89 Effra RoadLondonSW2 1DF
- +44 (0)20 7737 6800
- Public transport:
- Brixton Railway Station, National Railway
Top 5 reviews of Effra Social
Cool outdoor patio, large enough. Busy on a weekend night, it's got an upbeat vibe.
Drink selection a little paltry, but you're not here for that are you?
Seems they have a reasonably large venue/dancing area in the basement as well... didn't have a chance to check it out this time.
All in all, would definitely hit this spot up for a drink outside with some pals again were I in the area. more
My first night out properly saarf of the river started out amusingly here, took a turn towards the weird, before balancing out at good chilled fun.
As we arrived, the bouncer declared I was under arrest for being too beautiful. I'm not gonna lie - it was a good line to hear! So I played along and found myself being led into the building by him holding my wrists together, joking about how... more
Hellloooo retro. Seriously. It feels like chain smoking inside and a collection of shitty hair-dos are a must if you're going to rock this place properly. Alas, those days have passed, but there's still plenty of enjoyment to be found here.
I'm a sucker for history and stepping into Effra Social is to step back a few generations. Seeing as I've only been once, and then got only the briefest... more
Finally had dinner last night at the restaurant at the back of the pub. I had the beef brisket which was served on a lovely bed of pureed parsnip. It was good pub grub and perfect given that it was nippy outside. Definitely would eat here again if I was drinking at the Effra Social! more
Like your local Conservative club got turned into a pub! That tells you all you need to know about the look of the place. The uniqueness appeals!
Cheddar Gorge Best, Thornbridge Jaipur, Sussex Best and Adnams Lighthouse were the beers available. Gotta love those Antic guys! more