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If you want somewhere relaxed and civilised to watch sports, head to The Royal Oak in Old Town which shows live action from BT Sport and Sky Sports. The bar is Swindon's premier establishment for Champagnes, a wide range of gins, and freshly-sourced oysters & seafood, making it a great destination to watch sports while enjoying delicious food and drinks!
A: 24 Devizes Road, Swindon, SN1 4BQ
T: 01793 977337
Situated just off of Junction 16 of the M4, DoubleTree by Hilton sits conveniently and easily accesible from nearby towns and cities. With multiple BT Sport on offer and TV screens around the relaxing seating area, including Starbucks, it's the ideal venue to enjoy the big game with family or friends. For those who want to keep away from the rowdy pubs, this is ideal! Enjoy a coffee from Starbucks or a drink from the bar to drink whilst your eyes are glued to the game - it's your choice!
A: Lydiard Fields, Great Western Way, Swindon SN5 8UZ
T: 01793 881777
One of Old Town's most popular venues - Longs is the epitome of a trendy bar where patrons can enjoy a pint and a bit of live sport. Large screen TVs are available for all major Premiership football matches, including one outside on the smoking terrace. Lunch time snacks, caffeine fixes and a selection or ales, wines and spirits are all available from behind Longs well-stocked bar.
A: 86-87 Victoria Road, Old Town, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 3BB
T: 01793 534519
With a large TV screen in the bar showing major sporting events, The Kitchen is a fantastic venue to watch the match with a group of mates. Not only are the surroundings plush and the atmosphere great, there in an extensive bar menu available. Why not split a Sharing Platter with your friends, tuck into a burger, or just sit back and have a couple of drinks while cheering on your team!
A: Fleming Way, Swindon, SN1 2NG
T: 01793 445600
Still as fresh and unfussy as the day it opened, Mackenzies is a cool laid back cafe/bar in the heart of Old Town. Fans can watch live sporting events while enjoying light bites, premium draught beers and some great company. The venue's large open plan layout means that there's plenty of space, so you won't have to worry about missing a kick, putt or try.
A: 16 Wood Street, Old Town, Swindon, SN1 4AB
T: 01793 430111
A family friendly pub serving a wide range of great value pub food and drinks. All of the latest sporting events are shown live on large HD screens, making this traditional pub the ultimate fan zone for all sports.
A: 1 High Street SN1 3EG Swindon, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
T: 01793 619090
The Merlin is a great drinking venue for sports lovers and isn't too far away from the County Ground. This fan favourite, offers a fantastic range of ales and wines as well as an extensive pub food menu; ranging from light bites to hearty snacks. If you fancy a bit of half-time entertainment the venue is also home to several pool tables and a dartboard.
A: Drove Rd, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 3AF
T: 01793 431496
The Steam Railway
This no nonsense Old Town boozer is renowned for its love of sport, with 15 screens and three sky boxes including 3D, we couldn't think of a better place to get your matchday fix. Multiple matches are broadcast here, so whether you're a football, rugby, cricket, speedway, boxing or darts fan, there's bound to be something on that you'll enjoy watching.
A: 14 Newport St, Swindon SN1 3DX