Best Sports Bars and Pubs in Belfast

In need of somewhere offering a superior viewing experience in Northern Ireland? This page should answer your prayers. On it, we've listed what we believe to be the very best pubs showing sport in Belfast. Whether it's GAA, Premier League football or a bar showing Ulster rugby you're after, the following great sports bars in Belfast should provide what you're after. Click each link to find out more about the bar, view photos, see which games they are definitely going to be showing in the coming weeks as well as find out what's on their menu. There's nothing worse than picking out a dud pub so make sure you find somewhere special for the match with our guide to the best sports boozers in town.

Pubs & Bars

The Garrick Bar


You'll often find a good mix of locals and visitors here on match day. Don't be fooled by the size when you walk in - the pub stretches out the back into several additional rooms. Booking in advance advised if you want a table.

Hatfield House


A regular haunt for students and popular for all sport - from soccer and rugby to Gaelic football and hurling. Great place to go if you're up for a party after the game.

The Errigle Inn


One of Belfast's finest drinking establishments. Whether it's sport, comedy, live music, hearty food or simply a decent drink, the Errigle have you covered. Known as the home of rugby in Northern Ireland, the Errigle delivers an awesome atmosphere whenever there's Pro14, Six Nation or World Cup action being shown.

Kitchen Bar


Famous old bar in Belfast that packs out for big sporting events, blessed with screens throughout the bar and restaurant area, meaning you can catch the game whether you're drinking or eating.

The Jeggy Nettle


A brilliant neighbourhood pub renowned for its friendly staff and cozy atmosphere. Worth a trip.

Sweet Afton


This stylish city centre pub is a fine place to make your home for a Saturday afternoon. Well stocked with TVs and projector screens, the Sweet Afton offers excellent quality food and drink.

The Berliner


One of Belfast's trendiest sports bars, run by an exciting young team. Showing a wide range of sports on the big screen, with a brilliant drinks menu (beer, wine, and cocktails).