The Best Sports Bars Portsmouth has to Offer

Best Sports Bars in Portsmouth

Home to Pompey FC, this maritime city hosts some of the best places to watch football and other live sports.

If you are looking for a new place to watch the Premier League or just after a different kind of bar to drink at on your next day out, these epic sports bars in Portsmouth are the perfect places to go!

Best Sports Bars in Portsmouth - O'Neill's Southsea

1. O'Neill's Southsea

A popular Irish bar chain perfect for catching the latest live sports, O’Neill’s Southsea is at the top of Southsea’s bustling Albert Road, packed with exciting bars and restaurants. This venue, complete with big screen TVs and fantastic food & drink menus, you can’t go wrong with this Portsmouth sports bar.

📌 Albert Rd » | Website »

Best Sports Bars in Portsmouth - The Dockyard Pub

2. The Dockyard Pub

A bustling and lively student-orientated haunt right next to the town's main railway station, The Dockyard Pub is a fantastic Portsmouth sports bar hosting all the best live sports events throughout the week. Surrounded by campus buildings belonging to the city’s university, you can expect a proper good atmosphere here no matter what night of the week you visit. With great food and drink offers, this pub is a no-brainer.

📌 13-19 Guildhall Walk » | Website »

Best Sports Bars in Portsmouth - Ship Anson

3. Ship Anson

Situated on the doorstep of the iconic Harbour, the Ship Anson is a great place to watch live sports in the city, no matter if you like football, golf, rugby, or anything else! With a proper old-world style inside, this cosy and atmospheric venue is a great place to consider going to at any time of the day or evening.

📌 10 The Hard » | Website »

Best Sports Bars in Portsmouth - The Fat Fox & Atrium

4. The Fat Fox & Atrium

Famous for live sports and music, The Fat Fox & Atrium is a great place to enjoy in this eclectic city. Especially popular on match days and a firm favourite for football fans, this bar has everything you need to make it an extra-special experience. If you’re a big fan of cheerfully cheap food and drink as well, then you’ll be more than happy here!

📌 11-13 Victoria Rd. S. » | Website »

Best Sports Bars in Portsmouth - The Newcome Arms

5. The Newcome Arms

Noted for being a popular and lively suppo­sup­porters' pub for Pompey FC, The Newcome Arms is an old-world rian pub that sits in the Fratton suburb. Inside, this cosy pub is packed full of footy memorabilia and plenty of big screens to catch all the action. With a huge bar serving all the best beers and spirits, there’s no reason not to skip over this awesome bar if you’re looking for somewhere to watch live sports in the area!

📌 189 Newcome Rd » | Website »

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