Sports Bars In London
Looking for the perfect spot to settle down and watch the action as it unfolds? You've come to the right place. Including lavish bars with an HD screen and ice-cold beer at every turn to intimate pubs oozing that match-day energy with junk food galore, this is our exclusive guide to the best sports bars in London.
Located in the heart of Elephant and Castle, Spit & Sawdust dedicate their Saturdays to sports. Whether you're watching or playing, head here to catch all the action and enjoy retro video games, while tipping back a pints (or two).
If you're looking for a top-notch spot to watch the sport, then be sure to check out Hope & Anchor. This Brixton hotspot has over 20 screens to catch all the action alongside a private hut for those special gaming antics. Feeling hungry? They also have a cracking menu too.
If you're looking for sports bar in South London, Leadbelly's Bar should be on your radar. Combining the look of a relaxed neighbourhood watering hole with all the action from the football, rugby and more, this great spot will have you feeling right at home in no time.
Commonly considered one of the leading football bars in London, The Northcote promises a buzzing atmosphere come match day. Line yourself up with a couple of crisp ales to settle those nerves before the games get underway from both Sky and terrestrial TV.
Along with bottomless brunches and live music events, The Artful Duke is a fantastic boozer to settle into come game day. Whether you fancy catching the latest rugby, football or golf, the venue fronts HD screens and has plenty of scran to keep you well-fed throughout.
The Salt Room is inviting you to check out your favourite sport in Islington, as the venue is bringing food and drink packages available to pre-order. Enjoy refreshing pints and sumptuous burgers while cheering on your team. England, right?
King's Cross' canalside Rotunda is a great spot to sit back and enjoy all the sporting events from your favourite teams on the bar's 75-inch screen. Get your Freeview, BT and Sky Sports fix as you snack on dishes from their bar food menu along with your pint.
This Clapham Common cracker of a pub doesn't mess around when it comes to sports screenings. Not only do they have two Sky boxes, Sky Sports and BT Sports, but they also have a mega HD projector and four TV screens, so you know you're sure to catch all the action at this classic spot.
HD screens? Hearty grub? Flowing drinks? The Rosy Hue is definitely a hotspot for sports fans. Whether you're popping in to catch the games over a few pints with pals or fancy delving into its mouthwatering burgers, this Ash Avenue boozer is a winner. Oh, yes.
Not just a place where you can practice your ping pong and pool skills, The Bat and Ball is the Stratford watering hole screening all the live sport fixtures. While you watch, chow down on pizza and sink a few pints or cocktails.
Close to many of London's hot tourist spots and set in the shadows of St. Paul's Cathedral, Pavilion End is a beautiful city pub. Great for cosy after-work drinks and with a gorgeous beer garden, it's perfect for catching rays with a side of sports.
Fancy good grub and drinks while watching the big game? Moretown Belle is positively one of the best American sports bars in London. Expect coverage of international games and unrivaled US showings of everything from La Liga to Superbowl Sunday.
With plenty of HD screens showing Sky and BT Sports in the main bar, as well as huge projectors, The Bedford is the ultimate spot for a day of watching all the nail-biting moments from the game. Whether it's the footie, wrestling or tennis, this Balham hotspot will be showing it.
Based on Shoreditch High Street, Matchbox offers cocktails and stunning platters of street food. Spread over two floors and with a few 55-inch TVs spread throughout the venue, this is an easy-going spot that's perfect for watching live sporting events.
The interactive darts at this cool subterranean spot makes it one of the best sports bars in London. To go with your games? Temple Brew House whips up its own craft beer on-site, alongside a lineup of tender, smokey food to get stuck into.
Set in an old theatre, The Grand isn't just a clubbing hotspot - it's also a unique setting for watching all the big games from England football and rugby matches to the Champions League. Head here for every try, pass and tackle before a big night out.
Where to watch sports? Head up north where The Beehive is screening all the matches from its abode in Tottenham. As well as pouring up a selection of refreshing craft beers and providing a number of indoor and outdoor TVs, there are also darts boards and pools tables.
Boasting yummy Sunday roasts, avo toast and steaks cooked to your liking, The Old Frizzle is a fab shout for all your sports watching pleasure while dining out. Catch every single second on their HD screens and pair your meal with a freshly pulled pint.
Sitting pretty on Tottenham Court Road, Fitzrovia Belle is one of the best sports bars in Central London. Head here for the chance to catch all of the latest fixtures with freshly poured drinks and steaming hot British dishes that are sure to impress.
It really is in the name, isn't it? Sports Bar & Grill is one of the best places to watch the fixtures in Victoria. Not only is it centrally located and easily reachable for all, but it also has a huge number of large HD screens, delicious food and refreshing pints.
Many of O'Neill's pubs across London host fabulous sports screenings throughout the year. Settle yourself into one of the trendy boozers to get a prime view of the games from the HD TVs, fuelled on by the delicious pizzas, burgers and tapas on offer, paired with boozy bevvies aplenty.
Grosvenor Casino St Giles and The Victoria are sports bars in the west of central London, fronting big screens to catch all the action on, alongside big British plates galore. Better yet, there's a choice of Premier League football, rugby, cricket, boxing, Formula One and more throughout the day.
Spread across three floors, The Dickens Inn is a charming pub that boasts several TV screens. The St Katharine's Dock shows big matches with plenty of room to make sure you don't miss any of the nail-biting moments. Head here for pints of real ale in a 300-year-old venue.
Based in Victoria, Greenwood promises food, craft beers and live football all under one roof. The menu is, of course, the headliner here, but it's the sports that really caught out attention. With pool tables, big screen TVs and all your favourite drinks at the bar, the venue is a real winner.
Guinness, food and a big screen: the golden trio of watching sports in the city. McGettigan's does that and more, offering up cracking drinks, traditional Irish grub and big screens so you can catch - not just the football - but also tennis, GAA games, cricket, tennis and more.
Going above and beyond your usual sports bar, Foosball Club is a haven for big kids and fans alike. Perched on Holloway Road in Islington, this quirky spot not only offers hours of table football fun, but there's also freshly poured pints and mouthwatering pizza.
A pub in Notting Hill, Cock and Bottle is a supreme spot to catch the latest game, whether it be golf, football or rugby. While watching, you can sink a pint all while sharing the venue's bar board, which has Korean chicken bites, crispy onion rings and plenty more.
Wondering where to watch sports in East London? The ever-bustling Bar Kick is all about the action, with foosball tables and beer, but the main event is definitely football; expect major games shown downstairs on a 3D screen.
Sports bars in London don't come much better than Nordic. Situated near Oxford Street, this West End hotspot is home to a plethora of screens showing a variety of sports and if that's not enough, they have ping pong and table football. There's also Scandanavian grub, beers, cocktails to keep you going.
Located in the heart of central London, The Loose Box flaunts HD screens, perfect if you're looking to catch all the footie and rugby action. Plus, you can chow down on scrumptious scran and drink a pint while playing shuffleboard in between breaks.
The Mere Scribbler has quickly established itself as a big hitter in Streatham. Targeting that 'local boozer' vibe, the team's collection of craft beers, ales and inventive cocktails cater for a wide range of tastes. Sweetening the deal, there are comfort food classics and huge screens.
There's a bar over in Shoreditch that's simply perfect for sports screenings. The name? Beechwood. Head over for classy interiors alongside huge TVs, with plenty of scrumptious burgers and bites up for grabs, as well as beers, cocktails and more.
Need to watch the latest sports fixture? Doggett's Coat & Badge is the place to be. Screening all of the biggest events across the calendar, this Southbank pub will have you enjoying classic British plates and real ales as you catch every last second.
Head over to Holland Park where this neighbourhood bar and kitchen offers all the sporting action you could be looking for. From rugby and football to cricket and Olympics coverage, they've got it all, as well as a wide range of wood-fired pizzas and cold pints.
A pretty pub for all your drinking antics, The Regent is a fantastic place for your sports watch parties. Whether it be football, rugby or golf, the venue boasts HD screens, alongside freshly pulled pints and scrumptious fare - think cauliflower wings and parmesan truffle chips.