Sports Bars In Leicester

There's nothing like cheering on your team surrounded by fellow fans with a freshly poured pint in hand. But where to get your game day fix? We've taken the liberty of finding the very best sports bars in Leicester; bringing you an eclectic mix of cocktail haunts, Irish pubs and riverside watering holes that are screening all the action.

Last updated on 11th June 2021




Soar Point, Leicester

27 user reviews 4

A riverside terrace, tasty comfort food and freshly poured pints are all on the menu at The Soar Point. One of the most popular sports bars in Leicester, this boozer near De Montfort University is the perfect spot to watch a game with mates.

Loaded Dog Leicester

7 user reviews 5

Make a day of it with a bottomless brunch and a match at The Loaded Dog. For all your sporting needs? The buzzy and vibrant spot houses a huge TV and 11 flat screens around the venue, including one outside in its beer garden, making sure you never miss a minute.

O'Neill's Leicester

29 user reviews 5

O'Neill's is a top choice for your match day viewing, having gained a reputation for its party atmosphere and wallet-friendly food. The Irish pub features various screens as well as private areas that you can hire out if you fancy something a little more intimate with your friends.

The Locker Room

38 user reviews 4

The Locker Room is answering your question of where to watch sports in Leicester. A haven for football fans, this gem is plying you with wings, pizzas and pints to keep you fuelled up throughout, before transitioning into a party haunt for some post-game dancing.

The Distillery Leicester

35 user reviews 4

The Distillery is a cool Leicester sports bar offering punters seasonal craft brews, vegan bites and individual booths with their own HD screens. Gather the gang and nestle into a private pod for a relaxing afternoon of cheering on your team at the Market Street haunt.

Located outside of Leicester in the town of Anstey, The Sports Bar screens all your favourite football and rugby fixtures, as well as boxing and F1 races across 10 different TVs. It has also got a couple of pool tables, a dartboard and a rooftop terrace for some pre-game entertainment.

A Victorian gin palace in the centre of all the action, Hogarths is one of the most glamorous places to watch sports in Leicester. Housed inside a former bank, the bar has a range of HD screens and serves a selection of beers, wines and cocktails to sip on throughout.

Screenings and social gaming comes together at Rileys. Up there with the top pubs with live Sky Sports, this late-night bar has a mass of snooker and pool tables, perfect for a half-time frame or two, along with TVs showing everything from tennis and football to cricket and golf.