Traditional local pub in New Cross

Royal Albert is your home from home in New Cross. A hipster hangout with the best local craft beers, fresh food and live music. Dig into our spectacular new menu, join us for our popular Monday night pub quiz or stand up comedy every 3rd Wednesday of the month!

Watch the Six Nations 2024

Soak up the match-day atmosphere at the only place better than pitch-side - the pub! Avoid a scrum on the big day, round up your pals today and book a spot by the big screen.

Check out our menu

Delicious small plates, perfect for sharing alongside a couple of cold beers. Enjoy them at 3 for £21!

We've still got our delicious pub classics on the menu, with a fresh, seasonal twist. Check out our menu and book your table below!

Rotating range of craft beer

The best selection of craft beers, cider and cask on tap. From the finest independent local brewers.

Join the Portobello Pub Club

Make the most of your favourite local by becoming a member of the brand new Pub Club. Get £5.00 to spend at the bar when you sign up!

What's On

The Royal Albert is your go-to for an evening of soulful jazz, life drawing and the best pub quiz in New Cross. We've got something for everyone here, so book a table, grab your mates and pop on down for a brilliant evening at the Royal Albert.
Check out what's on this month below...

Spend a day in New Cross

There’s lots to do and see in New Cross once you’ve had a pub lunch at the Royal Albert. The Telegraph Hill is pretty much the undisputed hotspot in the area for breath-taking views across London!