Football Pubs in London

Nobody wants to find themselves packed into a rubbish pub catching a glimpse of a tiny TV come match day, and that’s exactly why we’re here to help. Whether you're tuning into the Premier League, Champions League or the Euros, here’s just a handful of the best pubs showing football in London, complete with unbeatable drinks deals, electric atmospheres and giant HD screens. *Blows whistle*

Last updated on 18th February 2021




Found just a stone's throw from West Kingston tube station, Famous Three Kings is a historic pub, perfect for watching football. The spacious venue has screens throughout along with pool tables and dart board to keep you busy between matches.

Fitzrovia Belle

49 user reviews 5

Showing all the action from the biggest matches in the biz, this Tottenham Court Road pub offers the perfect spot for getting in on the football action with a pint and a burger to boot. Come the summer months, fans tend to spill out onto the street, giving this place an electric atmosphere.

The Arnos Arms

594 user reviews 4

Not only do these guys play all the BT sport matches, they also have a fine selection of beers to accompany it. They are all locally sourced cask ales and beers, which are always brewed within the borough of Enfield. And if all that cheering gets you hungry, they've got a menu of tasty grilled pub food too.

The Duke of Edinburgh

205 user reviews 4

One of South London's best football pubs, The Duke of Edinburgh is buzzing every night of the week. The huge beer garden is the perfect place to get a breath of fresh air before heading inside to catch the latest pundit analysis and game action on one of the many plasma screens. 

The Charlotte

96 user reviews 5

Complete with three separate viewing areas as well as a huge beer garden, The Charlotte in Southwark know a thing or two about how to pull off the ultimate match day. With private areas available to book, and the option to pre-order drinks packages, this place is taking the stress out of even the most intense matches.

The Leyton Star

228 user reviews 5

Friendly neighbourhood pub The Leyton Star is often buzzing with fans come matchday. Serving comfort food classics throughout the week and hearty roasts on Sundays - you'll be at zero risk of running on empty. There's even a private karaoke room for you to bellow out your favourite chants after storming to victory. 

Bar Kick

110 user reviews 4

Renowned for its table football, great food and match day coverage, Bar Kick is indisputably one of the best places to catch the Premier League and Championship action in London. Happy hour lasts from 4-7pm every day, so once the game is over you might as well stay to take advantage of the uber-cheap drink deals.

Matchbox

9 user reviews 4

Armed with a line-up of potent spirits and 55-inch plasma screens spread across its two floors, Matchbox is the ideal Shoreditch spot to sip on tasty concoctions whilst enjoying the match. Head down on a Friday or a Saturday and watch the resident DJs spin all your favourite party tracks long into the early hours. 

The Abbey Tavern

88 user reviews 4

Home to a sprawling beer garden, Kentish Town's Abbey Tavern knows what to do when football season rolls around. Bringing out the big screen, they show all the major matches so you can settle in with a pint and a burger to enjoy all the action. 

Pavilion End

48 user reviews 5

Found yourself in St. Paul's minutes from kick-off, with nowhere to watch the game? Problem solved - just head over to the Pavilion End, the recently refurbed gastro-pub that goes batty for all things sport. Part of the Fuller's group, you can expect hearty dishes and quality ales as standard.

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Wondering where you can get a round in before one of Arsenal's matches? The Brewhouse & Kitchen in Highbury has to be the answer; serving fresh beer brewed on-site and within walking distance of The Emirates Stadium. There's a steady buzz come match day as fans pop in for a swift one before heading to watch the Gooners, with many returning for post-match analysis.

Head West for your next footie match and catch every moment from The Rooks Nest. Perfectly placed in the heart of Hammersmith, this cosy pub offers a place of sanctuary with its screens showing all the televised fixtures, and a hearty menu of classic British cuisine. 

Serving up mouthwatering slices of pizza courtesy of Sourdough Saloon, The Black Horse is the Deptford spot that's got your halftime scran sorted. A light and airy space, with long booths perfect for group bookings, the projector screen here is regularly rolled out for the biggest games of the season. 

Catford Bridge Tavern

84 user reviews 4

With a roaring fire and heated terrace, Catford Bridge Tavern has got you covered whatever the weather. Undergoing a charming renovation back in 2017, this place is now the perfect balance of classic and contemporary. And for those mid-match stomach grumbles? There's a menu of comfort food classics with a Caribbean twist. 

Goose Fulham

3 user reviews 4

Chelsea fan? You'll probably have heard of the Goose - the footie-mad North End Road boozer. It's a huge hit with fans both before and after the match. Featuring a number of large TVs, it's also a prime spot for those not lucky enough to nab a ticket - screening every minute of the nail-biting action.