Where To Watch Sport In Dublin

Whatever your sporting choice may be, you're sure to find a bar in Dublin screening all the action. From giant 20ft screens in beer gardens for top football and rugby games, to sleek cocktail bars serving gastro dishes with international events, there's plenty to explore. Never miss a try, goal, hole in one or slam dunk ever again, with our recommendations of where to watch sport in Dublin. 

Last updated on 22nd April 2021




Bow Lane

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Bow Lane is the place for great craic and cocktails when a big game is on. Settle into the bar's stylish surroundings and lap up its menu of Irish fare while watching all the latest fixtures on one of the bars many Sky Sports screens, just keep an eye out for what they've got coming up.

Copper Face Jacks

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Copper Face Jacks is one of Dublin's best pubs for watching sport, offering separate floors for dining, pubbing and clubbing, so your celebrations can go all night long. Why not kick off your evening with a few bevs in the beer garden before catching all the live action?

One of Dublin's bars for watching football, Dtwo is a popular destination come match day. Boasting an incredible beer garden for live events, the venue's 20ft screen will ensure you never miss a moment of the biggest games, there's even frequent backyard BBQs to keep you fed.

The Palace Bar is one of Dublin's most iconic pubs, with a long literary history and much of its original Victorian decor remaining in tact. Settle down with a Guinness or explore their impressive gin collection while catching all of the latest sport being screened across the venue.  

Dishing up hearty gastro plates and handcrafted cocktails in luxurious surroundings, The Sin Bin is one cool Dublin sports bar. Head to this stylish haunt in The Mont Hotel and revel in Manhattan-inspired interiors with a few refreshments and all of the season's biggest events. 

One of the best sports bars in Dublin, Buskers On The Ball is an essential place for watching football, rugby and more. As well as boasting the city's largest indoor video wall, the venue features five ping pong tables, four pool tables, one American pool table, shuffle board and foosball.

The Grand Social

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The Grand Social is a hub for all things entertainment and live sport in Dublin. Boasting a large venue space, rooftop beer garden, multiple cocktail bars and large screens for match days, the venue really comes to life with lively revellers when footie or rugby games are being shown.