Sydney’s Best Pubs & Bars to Watch Sport

Who doesn’t love heading to their local pub to watch a game? Why watch a match at home when you can soak up the live sports atmosphere with the added bonus of beers on tap and a delicious food menu!

Whether you’re a casual follower or dedicated fan sometimes sitting at home on the couch doesn’t compare to being surrounded by fellow supporters and sports fanatics.

We’ve created a list with some of our best sports picks because what’s better than watching the game over a few beers at the pub.

Oxford Tavern

If there’s a big game on TV they’ll be playing it live and loud.

One of Sydney’s favourite pubs, The Oxford Tavern in Petersham is a great place to relax with friends plus you have access to the Wide World of Sports on the big screens.

Gather your mates and enjoy The Oxford Tavern’s legendary house-smoked BBQ. On the weekend you won’t want to miss the drink specials either, from $12 Margaritas on a Friday to $12 Bloody Marys all day long on a Sunday.

The Oxford Tavern Pool Room

Beer DeLuxe King St Wharf

Everything we do, we do for beer. Need we say more?

If you’re looking for a spot to enjoy a nice cold beer while watching a game there’s no better place than Beer DeLuxe King St Wharf.

Located right in the heart of King Street Wharf in the CBD, enjoy the outdoor alfresco dining or upstairs balcony with great views over the Harbour. With big screens spread throughout the venue, you’re spoilt for choice to find the perfect spot to enjoy watching sports screened live.

Beer Deluxe Sydney

The Norfolk

An eccentric pub in Redfern, don’t go past The Norfolk if you’re after, hot dogs, cold beers and good times. Locals love this pub for its relaxed atmosphere and the chance to enjoy some sun and great Mexican inspired pub food in the outside courtyard. Even better it’s dog-friendly!

Head to the traditional sports bar where you can find many locals watching a league with a drink in hand. Weekly food and drink specials are a bargain such as Thirsty Thursdays with $5 tap beers, ciders and house wines.

The Norfolk sports bar & function room

The Forresters

A traditional Aussie pub with influences from the USA, an interesting mix that works in creating a laidback ambience.

Sink into the coaches and immerse yourself in the sports screenings and weekly specials including $12 pizzas every Wednesday. There is plenty of sports to watch on The Forresters big screens!

Forresters main room