Sports Bars In Leicester
There's nothing like cheering on your team surrounded by fellow fans with a freshly poured pint in hand. But where to get your game day fix? We've taken the liberty of finding the very best sports bars in Leicester; bringing you an eclectic mix of cocktail haunts, Irish pubs and riverside watering holes that are screening all the action.
Make a day of it with a bottomless brunch and a match at The Loaded Dog. For all your sporting needs? The buzzy and vibrant spot houses a huge TV and 11 flat screens around the venue, including one outside in its beer garden, making sure you never miss a minute.
O'Neill's is a top choice for your match day viewing, having gained a reputation for its party atmosphere and wallet-friendly food. The Irish pub features various screens as well as private areas that you can hire out if you fancy something a little more intimate with your friends.
Located outside of Leicester in the town of Anstey, The Sports Bar screens all your favourite football and rugby fixtures, as well as boxing and F1 races across 10 different TVs. It has also got a couple of pool tables, a dartboard and a rooftop terrace for some pre-game entertainment.
A Victorian gin palace in the centre of all the action, Hogarths is one of the most glamorous places to watch sports in Leicester. Housed inside a former bank, the bar has a range of HD screens and serves a selection of beers, wines and cocktails to sip on throughout.
Screenings and social gaming comes together at Rileys. Up there with the top pubs with live Sky Sports, this late-night bar has a mass of snooker and pool tables, perfect for a half-time frame or two, along with TVs showing everything from tennis and football to cricket and golf.