Whatever your game is – football, soccer, rugby, AFL or NFL, these are the best sports bars in Hong Kong to watch them on the big screen.
After checking out the best Irish bars, discovering where to get Hong Kong craft beer and getting fancy at these wine bars in the city, head over to the best sports bars in Hong Kong and watch the game. Grab your friends, order a beer, sit in and watch all the action up close at these sports bars in Hong Kong.
Best sports bars in Hong Kong to watch the game
1. Forbes Thirty Six Sports Bar
As one of the best sports bars in Hong Kong, this K-Town premier sports bar and restaurant has framed jerseys on the walls (so you know they’re the real deal). You’ll find plenty of wide-screen televisions displaying all the big sporting events for easy and comfortable watching. There’s nothing like digging into some classics like fish and chips, pizza, burgers, pasta, or even a curry alongside a beer while watching some friendly competition.
Forbes Thirty Six Sports Bar, G/F, 56 Forbes Street, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong, p. 9845 5472
2. The Globe
Hit up The Globe next time you’re looking for a laid-back British pub that also offers screenings of the latest sporting action. Located in SoHo, the pub has a large selection of craft beers. While you’re at it, indulge in classic British delicacies like beer battered fish and chips, English breakfasts, and hearty meat pies as you follow your favourite team.
The Globe, Shop A, G/F, 45-53 Graham Street, SoHo, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2543 1941, 中環蘇豪嘉咸街45-53號地下A舖
3. Wan Chai Stadium
This well-decorated American pub has plenty of framed sport jerseys and television screens located on its walls. You’ll even find a red Formula 1 race car hanging up on the ceiling! Head over to Wan Chai Stadium to find a cosy bar filled with leather red chairs and booths to get comfortable in while watching the game. Cheer on your favourite team in a packed bar full of fans for all the big sporting events.
Wan Chai Stadium, Shop A3, G/F, Hay Wah Building, 72-86 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, p. 3579 4466
4. The White Stag
The White Stag is an open fronted restaurant and bar that regularly finds its customers spilling onto the streets of Lockhart Road. This friendly British pub caters to international sports fans by screening football, rugby, and even motorsports on their three wide television screens. Try their burgers, curries, steak, chicken wings while cheering on your team. It’s definitely one of the best sports bars in Hong Kong to sit back, drink, and enjoy.
The White Stag, G/F, The Broadway, 54-62 Lockhart Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, p. 2866 4244
One of the most reliable dive bars in Wan Chai, Trafalgar’s walls are lined with screens broadcasting live and replayed sporting events. You’ll get a prime view of the game wherever you sit inside this spacious British pub. If the TVs aren’t big enough, you can always head to the projector on the outdoor terrace. Nosh on some burgers, pasta, and onion rings as you make your way through the long menu of beers, ciders, and cocktails. There’s also a pool table where you can flex your skills while cheering on your favourite team.
Trafalgar, 5/F, The Broadway, 54-62 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, p. 2110 1535
Back in 1994, Delaney’s opened the first Irish pub in Hong Kong – today, you can still count on downing a frosty imported Irish pint at any of its several locations across the city. These classic pubs offer burgers, pizzas, and pasta as well as Irish imports like artisan farmhouse cheeses, organic salmon, and crisps. Count on catching almost every major sporting event live on a big screen (especially rugby, American football, and soccer matches). If you want a quintessential sports bar experience in Hong Kong, Delaney’s is definitely the way to go.
Delaney’s has several locations across Hong Kong.
[This article was originally published in February 2020 and updated in 2023 by Min Ji Park.]