Where to watch this weekend's Six Nations in Bristol

Where to watch this weekend's Six Nations in Bristol

Posted on: 09 Mar 2017

This weekend represents crunch time for the chasing pack in the 6 Nations, as Wales host Ireland under the lights at The Principality on Friday night, before Scotland aim to upset Eddie Jones' apple-cart at Twickenham Saturday teatime. Here is where to catch all of the action in Bristol.


Grand Slam


Round 4: 

Wales - Ireland, Friday 8.00pm

Italy - France, Saturday 2.30pm

England - Scotland, Saturday 4.00pm


City Centre


Seamus O'Donnells, 13 St Nicholas Street, Bristol, BS1 1UE.

Tel: 0117 925 1283.  Proper Guinness at Bristol's Irish Pub!


Golden Guinea, 19 Guinea St, Bristol, BS1 6SX.

Tel. 0117 987 2034. Awarded the title Bristol's Best Back Street Boozer!


The Ship Inn, 8 Lower Park Row, Bristol BS1 5BJ.

Tel. 0117 925 9459. Brilliant pub food and huge selection of drinks.


The Crown, 10 All Saints Lane, Bristol BS1 1JH.

Tel. 0117 934 9996. A royally good spot at which to watch the rugby.


The Lanes, 22 Nelson St, Bristol BS1 2LE.

Tel. 0117 325 1979. If the rugby is not going your way take it out on the ten pin bowling alley.


Walkabout, 40 Corn St, Avon, Bristol BS1 1HQ.

Tel. 0117 930 0181. Aussies are crazy about rugby even when they aren't playing. Joing them for a jar at Walkabout.


Pranj's Bar, 41 Corn Street, Bristol, BS1 1HT. 

Tel. 07532 488458 If you want to reserve the VIP area. It's gonna be busy!




Clifton Wine Bar, 3-5 Richmond Terrace, Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1AB.

Tel. 0117 973 2069. Table bookings available.


Alma Tavern, 18-20 Alma Vale Rd, Bristol BS8 2HY.

Tel. 0117 973 5171. 


The Lansdown, 8 Clifton Rd, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1AF

Tel. 0117 973 4949. Multi-screen enjoyment of all of the matches at this Clifton staple.




Cotham Porter Stores, 15 Cotham Road South, Cotham, Bristol, BS6 5TZ.

Tel. 01179 423546. The Rugby Pub in Bristol!


Gloucester Road


Prince of Wales, 5 Gloucester Road, Bristol BS7 8AA

Tel. 0117 924 5552. Not only open to Welsh fans, this is a great spot for a bit of sporting action.


The Anchor323 Gloucester Road, Bristol BS7 8PE

Tel. 0117 924 1769. Bed down at the top of Gloucester Road for the best of the oval ball.


Bubalu, 79 Gloucester Rd, Bristol BS7 8AS.

Tel. 0117 9245381. The healthiest place to watch the rugby in Bristol and child friendly too!


Henleaze and Horfield


The Gloucester Old Spot, 138-140 Kellaway Avenue, Horfield, Bristol, BS6 7YQ.

Tel. 0117 924 7693.




The Bear, 261 Hotwell Road, Hotwells, Bristol, BS8 4SF.

Tel. 0117 987 7796.


Merchants Arms, 5 Merchants Road, Hotwells, Bristol, BS8 4PZ.

Tel. 0117 904 0037.




The Lamplighters, Station Road, Bristol, BS11 9XA.

Tel. 0117 279 3754. The pub with one of the best views of Bristol.




The Crown, Regil, Winford, Bristol, BS40 8AY.

Tel. 01275 472388. Join Frank the landlord who knows everything there is to know about rugby.




The Plough Inn, Pilning Street, Nr Pilning, Bristol, BS35 4JJ.

Tel. 01454 632556. A great local serving terrific food.


East Harptree


The Waldegrave Arms, Church Lane, East Harptree, BS40 6BD.

Tel. 01761 221429. A village pub with great food, excellent wine and good beer.




The Crown Inn, 63 Bristol Road, Keynsham, BS31 2WA.

Tel. 01179 862150. The certified rugby pub in Keynsham.




The Riverside Inn, Saltford Marina, The Shallows, Saltford, BS31 3EZ.

Tel. 01225 873862. Watch the rugby down by the river.

Article by:

Sam Mason-Jones

An ardent Geordie minus the accent, Sam seemingly strove to get as far away from the Toon as possible, as soon as university beckoned. Three undergraduate years at UoB were more than ample time for Bristol (as it inevitably does) to get under his skin, and so here he remains: reporting, as Assistant Editor, on the cultural happenings which so infatuated him with the city. Catch him at sam@365bristol.com.