Sports Bars in London
The best sports bars in London are virtually compulsory for any self respecting Londoner when it comes to watching sport in the capital. Unsurprisingly, the best sports bars in London have loads of large screens which can be seen from wherever you are in the bar and the energy to deal with fans en-masse for every large sporting occasion.
With everything covered, including the best bars to watch popular sports including football, cricket and boxing; all the way down to the best sports bars to watch NFL or AFL (for the Aussie contingent in London). Whatever your favourite sport is, catch all of the action with our handy list of the best sports bars in London.
7 Cavendish Parade, Clapham South, London, SW4 9DW
(020) 8772 0303
Gigalum is the ultimate in London venues. You can relax with a glass of wine outside with the warmth of the patio heaters to break the chill, or sit at the bar sipping a cocktail.
- DJ sets from Orbital, Faithless, Prodigy & Norman Jay
- Superb Sunday lunch served before the DJs hit the decks
- DJs from 3pm, arrive early for 2 for1 cocktails & shots
- Funktion One sound system
- Packed every Sunday
123 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London, E1 6JE
(020) 7613 3554
A chilled-out venue, hosting all big-screen live sports events that also offers a heavenly Spanish tapas-style snack menu all topped off with a great atmosphere.
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Stop by for a bite to eat at Bar Kick and then enjoy a few games of table football. At the bar there is plenty of choice including thirst quenching imported beers and innovative cocktails.
126-127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London, E1 6JE
(020) 7739 8700
28 Hammersmith Broadway, Hammersmith, London, W6 7AB
(020) 8748 5285
Belushi's is a busy sports bar that shows all the latest sporting fixtures through Sky Sports, ESPN and BT Sports. Belushi's boasts a comprehensive choice of drinks and serves American food.
Exmouth Market's Cafe Kick serve a delicious array of Mediterranean dishes, ideal for stocking up energy levels before a few table football matches.
43 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London, EC1R 4QL
Inside you will find warm and comfortable surroundings with football memorabilia hung all over the walls and classic French table football tables for you to challenge your mates on.
(020) 7837 8077
Empire Casino, 5-6 Leicester Square, Leicester Square, London, WC2H 7NA
0203 504 8443
The Carlsberg Sports Bar is open within The Empire Casino and shows all the latest sporting events including Premier League football, Wimbledon, UFC and the Olympics.
Belushi's, 161-165 Borough High Street, Southwark, London, SE1 1HR
(020) 7939 9700
The Dugout at Belushi's is a late night sports bar featuring multi-screens and projectors showing the latest sporting fixtures through Sky Sports and BT Sports. The Dugout at Belushi's offers a comprehensive drinks selection including international beers and cocktails.
This is the ultimate sporting venue, containing a huge number of TV screens including three 42" plasma screens.
171 North End Road, Fulham, London, W14 9NL
(020) 7603 6071
Frankie's Sports Bar and Diner is located at Chelsea FC home ground, Stamford Bridge. There is a good choice of American Italian meals complemented by a range of drinks. Frankie's Sports Bar and Diner also boasts 12 big screens showing sporting events.
Stamford Bridge, Fulham Road, Fulham, London, SW6 1HS
(020) 7957 8298
Octoberfest Pub is a popular pub that recreates an authentic Oktoberfest experience outside of Germany every day. Everything is imported directly from one of Munich's breweries, Paulaner, including the beer and pork knuckles. All the latest sports are shown as well as hosting poker nights, pool, live Oktoberfest bands and DJs.
678-680 Fulham Road, Fulham, London, SW6 5SA
(020) 7736 5293
Rileys Sports Bar on Haymarket is a new concept for the popular snooker hall group. This latest venture sees the building kitted out with 32 large HD screens showing more than 70 sports channels. There are also ping pong tables, American and British pool tables and four bars at Rileys Sports Bar. Alongside a comprehensive drinks selection, there is also a good choice of pub grub available.
80 Haymarket, Haymarket, London, SW1Y 4TE
(020) 7930 0393
1 Crossrail Place, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AR
(020) 7715 9606
Sports Bar and Grill Canary Wharf is a lively bar where you can catch all of the sporting action on Sony's high-end, full-HD LED screens giving the sharpest, smoothest picture. Sports Bar and Grill Canary Wharf also offer American Pool tables, fabulous Namco Arcade Games including Moto GPS and Cruising leader bikes and an award-winning food menu.
19-25 Cowcross Street, Farringdon, London, EC1M 6DQ
(020) 7251 3813
Farringdon's Sports Bar and Grill is a busy venue that shows all of the big sporting events within a comfortable and friendly environment.
Walkabout is an Australian pub that shows sporting events on big screens. They serve mostly Australian beers and have an Antipodean themed menu.
Temple Station, Temple Place, Temple, London, WC2R 2PH
(020) 7395 3690