The Best Live Sport Pubs in Southampton

Best Sports Bars in Southampton

A lively city on the south coast, Southampton is known for its massive student population… and with that comes plenty of great places to eat & drink!

Check out these fantastic sports bars in Southampton if you’re looking for somewhere new and exciting to watch football, UFC, rugby, NFL or whatever you’re into. With excellent prices on pints and delicious pub-grub menus, we’ve listed the city’s best offers below.

5 Rivers Sport Bar & Grill - Best Sports Bars in Southampton

1. 5 Rivers Sports Bar & Grill

A bright and modern venue, the 5 Rivers Sports Bar & Grill is one of the city’s best places to catch live sports. Not only do they have screens covering every inch of this bar, but they also host an indoor-outdoor shelter with plenty of picnic tables lined with many HD screens. Serving food throughout the day and a pool table for punters, you can’t go wrong here.

📌 30 Bevois Valley Rd » | Website »

Yates' Southampton - Best Sports Bars in Southampton

2. Yates' Southampton

A classic English pub chain loved all over the country, Yates Southampton is no exception to great places to watch live sports! No matter what you’re into, you’ll probably find it playing on their HD screens! With plenty of space to get sat down, this is also a brilliant place to grab a bite to eat and a pint, no matter the time of the day.

📌 113 Above Bar St » | Website »

The Mitre - Best Sports Bars in Southampton

3. Mitre Southampton

A small and unassuming boozer from the outside, The Mitre Southampton is a wonderful live sports pub with a lively and modern interior. Not only that, but this Southampton sports bar is also noted for its proper no-nonsense pub food menu, with all the classics you should expect, from curries to roast dinners. As well as showing all the best live sports on TV, this is an excellent choice for picking the right place.

📌 200 Portswood Rd » | Website »

Shenanigans Southampton - Best Sports Bars in Southampton

4. Shenanigans

The city’s best-loved Irish sports bar, Shenanigans Southampton, is a top place for live sports and lively atmospheres. With late opening hours and creeping into the early morning hours on the weekend, this is an excellent place to party, regardless of the time or day. With big-screen TVs all around the venue showing football, cricket, rugby and more, this is the place to head to for classic Irish craic!

📌 1 Carlton Pl » | Website »

The Bedford - Best Sports Bars in Southampton

5. The Bedford Southampton

Right in the heart of the city’s lively Polygon nightlife area is The Bedford, a classic Southampton sports bar with everything you need for a memorable day or night out! Of course, you can expect big-screen TVs across the venue, but there’s also a pool table if you fancy challenging each other to a game or two! With plenty of pub grub to feast on and excellent prices on drinks, there’s no wrong time to pay a visit here.

📌 23 Bedford Pl » | Website »

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