Top Citation Sites for Pubs and Bars

Top Citation Sites for Pubs and Bars

Running a pub or a bar will mean operating a business in an extremely competitive industry, so you’ll naturally want to have an edge. To gain an advantage over your competitors, it’s important to focus on building your reputation and spreading the word about your business.

There are many different components to building a positive reputation and your online presence is integral to this. As you work to develop your reputation online, building citations on business listing sites should be one of the first steps.

Local citation building is not a complicated task, but you do need to know where to focus your efforts. This is why we’ve put together the following table highlighting the best citation sites!

As you’ll see, the table contains key information, such as which country each site is for and which sites you can use for free.

Below the niche list, we’ve also gathered the top general citation sites that most businesses should try to get listed on.

Please note: Local citation sites listed here aren’t necessarily ones we can submit to using Citation Builder. Click here for more information.

Top Business Listing Sites for Pubs and Bars

Citation SiteDomain AuthorityCountryFree / Paid
ratebeer.com73ALLFree
agfg.com.au50AUSFree
pubsgalore.co.uk43UKFree
doggiepubs.org.uk41UKFree
nightguide.com34USA , UKFree
southampton-pubs.co.uk33UKFree
sportstavern.com28USAFree
gaybarmaps.com24USAFree / Paid
pubsulike.co.uk23UKFree
cheersm8.com20ALLFree
our-pub.co.uk18UKFree
baradvisor.com15ALLFree / Paid

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Top General Citation Sites

Citation SiteDomain AuthorityFree / Paid
Apple Maps100Free
Google Business Profile100Free
Facebook96Free
Bing93Free
Yelp93Free
Foursquare92Free / Paid
Waze91Paid
Snapchat91Free / Paid
Here Maps86Free
TomTom78Free
Nextdoor (country variants)77Free
JustLanded77Free
Ailoq68Free
Kompass (country variants)67Free / Paid
AboutUs65Free
Lacartes61Free
Brownbook61Free
Spoke60Free
StoreBoard60Free / Paid
Infobel59Free
HotFrog (country variants)58Free
Techdirectory56Free
Tupalo56Free
TrepUp55Free
Cybo54Free
Yellow.Place53Free
Navmii53Paid
Startus52Free
ShowMeLocal52Free / Paid
Callupcontact51Free
iBegin50Free
iGlobal.co49Paid
ExpressBusinessDirectory49Free
EnrollBusiness (country variants)48Free
Unltd.directory48Free
Unltd.directory47Free / Reciprocal
AskMap46Free
Place12345Free
GlobalCatalog44Free
WhoDoYou44Free
Yalwa (country variants)42Free / Paid
Fyple42Free
Businesslistingplus40Free
Teleadreson39Free
Travelful38Free
Cgmimm38Free
Bizexposed33Free

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Rada Daktina
About the author
Rada works tirelessly to manage BrightLocal's Citation Builder product. She oversees the processes and queries related to the campaigns, works closely with the Research team on the continuous upkeep of our citations database, and with our Product team on the improvements and fixes to the Citation Builder tool itself.