British & Irish Lions Tour 2025: Where To Watch The Rugby In London

Rugby is kind of a big deal amongst us Brits so if you're wanting to watch the tour this summer, you won't have to look far to find some great bars in the city that will be screening it. If you prefer to watch your games in a cosy environment, there's plenty of rugby pubs in the city that will be screening the matches. Check out our top tip-offs on where to watch the British & Irish Lions Rugby in London.

The Wheatsheaf

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Located just minutes from Tooting Bec station, The Wheatsheaf is the perfect place for everything from after-work drinks, to a Sunday roast and, of course, watching live sports. With delicious food and a fabulous selection of real ales, you can dig into a proper feast as you watch all the action.

The Mere Scribbler

334 user reviews 4

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No stone is left unturned at The Mere Scribbler in South London. The venue caters for a wide range of different tastes, boasting a drinks menu of craft beers, international wines, local ales and classic cocktails. Best of all, the team will be up bright and early this month, showing every minute of the Lions Tour on one of their huge screen TVs. 

The Three Compasses

197 user reviews 5

The Three Compasses is the perfect East London venue to watch the Lions Tour. It's a traditional boozer updated for modern times, delivering on a great atmosphere, top-notch drinks and delicious food to boot.