Where To Watch The Six Nations In Edinburgh

Whether you're screaming out Swing Low, Sweet Chariot or just well up every time you hear the bagpipes play Flower Of Scotland, there are few better places during the two months of these rugby championships than our city. To make sure you don't miss a single tackle or try of this year's competition, we've pulled together a list of all the best bars and pubs in Edinburgh for the Six Nations.

Last updated on 21st March 2023


Found just a stone's throw from the Royal Mile, Tron is a beautifully located boozer that's ideal for watching the Six Nations matches. Cheer on your team as you gulp freshly poured pints or fun cocktails, accompanied by a range of pub grub bites.

The Golf Tavern - Live Sport

If you're looking for a pub showing the Six Nations in Edinburgh city centre, Golf Tavern is certainly going to be a popular spot. With numerous screens all about the shop, not to mention hearty fare and cold beers on tap, it's an absolute winner in our eyes.

The Three Sisters - Live Sport

Transforming from a traditional pub into a boisterous sports bar from February through to March, The Three Sisters can be easily identified thanks to the huge inflatable rugby posts that flank its courtyard. Head here to catch every touch, try and tackle on the outdoor screen.

Murrayfield Bothy - Live Sport

A West End hotspot that's adored for its cosy vibes and stellar grub, Murrayfield Bothy will be showing the Six Nations live all throughout the tournament. While you're watching the games? Make sure to check out the fantastic selection of beers and whiskies.

Grosvenor Casino Edinburgh

When in need of places to watch the Six Nations 2023 in Edinburgh, look no further than Grosvenor Casino. Here, you can tuck into a variety of British classics while catching every kick and try on the big screens. Plus, you can enjoy a game of roulette or cards during halftime.

Biddy Mulligans - Live Sport

Biddy Mulligans isn't just renowned for its warm Irish hospitality, it's also a go-to for sports screenings. Whether you're supporting Scotland, Wales, England, Italy, Ireland or France, you'll be able to cheer on your team here.


Sitting across the road from the prestigious McEwan Hall, Doctors is a popular pub to watch rugby in Edinburgh. And whether you're screaming for Scotland, willing a Wales victory or encouraging England, the warm and welcoming atmosphere here never disappoints.

The Pear Tree

It might be famous for having the prettiest beer garden in the entire city, but The Pear Tree is also one of the best pubs to watch the Six Nations in Edinburgh. Boasting a humungous outdoor screen and numerous indoor TVs, this buzzing boozer is ideal for all the sports fixtures.


Cool and quirky bar Pilgrim has bags of charm, with interiors showcasing battered suitcases and a 1930s cinema setting. Pop over during the tournament and you can expect a warm atmosphere, friendly locals and a huge range of ales on tap.