Where to Watch Wimbledon in Birmingham
For all its grunting, huffing and bat bashing, Tennis just so happens to play host to one of the biggest sporting events in the world and we're pretty big fans up here in Birmingham. While held down in London, there are plenty of places to catch all of the sporting action up in our very own city. Check out our recommendations for some of the best places to watch Wimbledon in Birmingham and show you know your match point from your love in some of these great bars.
Last updated on 3rd January 2018
This popular Aussie-themed bar chain wouldn't dare shy away from one of the biggest Tennis tournaments of the year. Prone to a little Murray and Federer action, Walkabout in Birmingham have entire areas of the bar dedicated to all the latest tennis antics. Check out this themed bar in Birmingham for all the latest in Wimbledon updates.
Promising no less than beers, strawberries and cream, the tennis is a truly British affair at this kitsch bar in Birmingham this summer. Promising live coverage from all the main games at Wimbledon this year, The Plough makes for a cool and quirky retreat in the suburbs of Birmingham thanks to its bustling beer garden and cool vintage furniture.
With bets being strewn about the place for Wimbledon's current golden boy, a casino for some of the best tennis in the world surely makes sense? Not only hosting Wimbledon specials and competitions, Grosvenor Casino in Broad Street will be showcasing some of the finest centre court moments, and one of the most British endeavours in sport. Pimm's anyone?
If you want to settle down in one of Birmingham's beer gardens this summer season for a spot of Wimbledon watching, then make haste for Hennessey's in Digbeth. A fun family-run bar in Birmingham, Hennessey's not only boast a huge outdoor TV screen with the latest sky coverage but a further 8 HD screens dotted inside the bar.
The absolute monster of all sports bars, encompassing everything from snooker and darts to Sky Sports HD and 3D TV, Rileys is committed and keen to be showing you the very best of the Wimbledon saga from start 'til finish. Not missing anything, be entertained by all things tennis as you and your comrades come to Rileys and awash with cheap chow and brilliant bevs, satisfy all your Wimbledon wants.
Host to one of the most raucous Wimbledon atmospheres in the city thanks to its sheer size, Brindleyplace will be turning on the big screens once more for another year of centre court endeavours and strawberries in the sunshine. Completely free and hosted on one of the biggest screens in the city, this is a bustling place to catch those Murray moments.