Where To Watch Sport In Dublin

Whatever your sport of 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 a side of international sport, 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 26th January 2021

The Market Bar Group

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Head to this warehouse space on a match day and you can catch all the latest fixtures across two restaurants, six bars and a night club to dance away the blues or celebrate a victory. With plenty on offer to keep you entertained, The Market Bar is a top place to watch sport in Dublin.

Bow Lane

575 user reviews 4

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 venues 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 top sports bars, Dtwo is a popular destination come match day. Boasting an incredible beer garden for live football, 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.

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

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.  

The Grand Social

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

A dedicated sports bar 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.