FIFA World Cup 2022: Five bars and pubs to watch England matches in Bristol and how to book

 It’s time to put 56 years of heartache to bed - where to watch the World Cup 2022 in Bristol

It’s the moment die-hard football fans have been waiting for as the World Cup rolls around once more. If you can’t make it to Qatar to watch the lads compete, have no fear - multiple pubs and bars in Bristol are set to air England’s matches as the team try to put 56 years of heartache to bed.

The World Cup 2022 comes less than 18 months after England were on the brink of their first major international

Multiple pubs and bars in Bristol are set to air England’s matches as the team try to put 56 years of heartache to bed.

trophy since 1966, before they lost to Italy on penalties. But England fans are hopeful of becoming world champions once more.

This is the first time we will experience a winter World Cup, as the conditions would have been too harsh to play in the summer in Qatar. In 2018, beer gardens and streets were packed as England reached the final, but it will be different this year when the World Cup kicks off in November.

Here’s five pubs and bars in Bristol where you can watch the World Cup 2022.

When are the England games in the World Cup?

England’s group includes Wales, Iran and the USA. England will play three games in eight days, and will be hoping to make it through to the latter stages. The first game at the 2022 World Cup for England will be against Iran, which kicks off on Monday, November 21 at 1pm UK time.

Their second game is against the USA, kicking off at 7pm UK time on Friday, November 25. The last game of England’s group games will be against Wales. The game is on Tuesday, November 29 at 7pm UK time at the Al Rayyan Stadium.

Where in Bristol can I watch the World Cup?

The Old Fish Market

Where: 59 - 63 Baldwin Street, Bristol city centre BS1 1QZ

This lively pub on Baldwin Street has a relaxed environment perfect for football watchers who like to keep the vibe chilled, even though we can’t promise things won’t get heated. To book a table or enquire about the bar’s World Cup 2022 screening, visit the website.

Felson’s

Where: 40 Corn Street, Bristol city centre BS1 1HQ

Boasting plenty of pool tables and American snacks, Felson’s on Corn Street is always a great shout when it comes to catching the latest game. Keep your eyes glued to the TV as you munch on a dirty burger and tip back a pint or two. To book a table or enquire about the bar’s World Cup 2022 screening, visit the website.

Grosvenor Casino

Where: 266 Anchor Road, Bristol city centre BS1 5TT.

Even though the Grosvenor Casino on Anchor Road is best known for its poker tables and blackjacks, it’s still one of the best boozers in the city for watching the footie action. Enjoy the game while checking out the pub grub and craft beer on the menu. To book a table or enquire about the pub’s World Cup 2022 screening, visit the website.

Green House

Where: 37 College Green, Bristol city centre BS1 5SP

Dubbed one of the best places in Bristol to watch the FIFA World Cup, Green House is screening all the action on their various HD TVs dotted around the College Green venue. Keep watered and fed with classic pub grub, along with a range of tasty pints. To book a table or enquire about the pub’s World Cup 2022 screening, visit the website.

King Street Brewhouse

Where: 13 Welsh Back, Bristol city centre BS1 4RR.

This classic pub offers a charming background for your footie watch party. Grab one of the brewhouse’s freshly-brewed beers and don’t miss a second of the sports action. If you’re feeling pecking, gash wood-fired pizzas or nachos. To book a table or enquire about the pub’s World Cup 2022 screening, visit the website.