As the campaign to save our pubs gathers steam, there has never been a better time to go to the pub! Here are 5000 of the very best in Britain, each hand-picked and personally recommended. The only truly independent guide of its kind, its comprehensive yearly updates and countless reader reports ensures that only the very best make the grade. Whether you are looking for a convivial setting for a family get-together, or just want a quiet, laid-back pint in a friendly country inn for a weekend break or lunch on holiday, you're guaranteed to find the perfect location among the unique, memorable, and often hidden-away places that make up the 5,000 strong listings. For an honest, comprehensive, and vastly entertaining guide to delicious gastropubs, off-beat drinking dens and idyllic rural inns, The Good Pub Guide 2010 is truly indispensable.