The 6 fastest-growing alcohol businesses in the UK

4. Urban Pubs & Bars (real position = 28th)

Urban Pubs & Bars ‘ owns 14 sites across London including the Wheatsheaf in Tooting Bec. (Photo: Urban Pubs & Bars)

Urban Pubs and bars owns 14 sites across London, but have yet to branch out to the rest of the UK. Why? Founders Malcolm Heap and Nick Pring told the Sunday Times they won’t add another bar, pub or restaurant to the portfolio unless they can cycle there.

The judges noted that the group recently sold its original venture Realpubs to Greene King for a cool £53 million.

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