Sports Bars In Essex

Don't want to miss a single try? Can't wait to be thrilled by penalties? Maybe you're even hoping you'll be lucky enough to catch a hole-in-one... that's the beauty of streaming live sport. And while none of these boozers or watering holes can guarantee that your favourite team nabs a win, they're definitely making our list of the best sports bars in Essex.

Last updated on 5th September 2022




Golden Fleece, Chelmsford

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This classic pub also doubles up as a sports bar in Chelmsford Essex, thanks to up to 14 TVs, a range of ales and crackin' craft beers. They've also been known to whack out the beer towers and some great food deals for live screenings of the biggest games or tournaments, so you can be sure you get the most bang for your buck.

The Merchant, Brentwood

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For a friendly sports bar in Brentwood Essex, look no further than The Merchant. From the quirky 70s-inspired interiors to plush booths, each with their own individual screens for Sky or BT viewing, this place has you covered. Plus, the hot food is delish and the bar stocked with everything you could need to keep refreshed.

When in need of Sky Sports pubs in Essex, Chelmsford's Original Plough is the place to head. Not only can you relax in that beaut beer garden at half-time, but there's plenty of your favourite pints and mouthwatering chicken katsu burgers or sizzling steaks to tuck into while you watch.

Grosvenor Casino Southend has the perfect mix of games, from roulette to blackjack and slots, alongside plenty of food and a smattering of HD screens for catching all the live sport you could ever need. Whether you're a fan of Formula One, rugby, cricket football or something else, they'll be streaming it here.

The Centurion Colchester

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This colourful Colchester sports pub is the perfect place to catch up with mates, grab a chilled drink and watch your favourite teams and players live. Aside from Sky Sports, you can crack on at The Centurion's pool table or have a bite to eat, with vegan burgers and halloumi skewers in store.

One of the best sports bars in Essex, this traditional boozer knows how to keep its punters happy through every game. 2 for 1 cocktails all day, every day? Mac 'n' cheese topped burgers? Cask ales? The Bull Romford has got it all ready and waiting for you to enjoy.

Sak's Bar is mad about all things sports, making it a go-to spot if you're wondering where to watch the rugby, football, boxing and more. Head to the Southend-on-Sea watering hole and you won't miss a moment of the action, thanks to plenty of TV screens and projectors dotted around the venue.