The European Championships in France get under way this week. England, of course, have qualified for the tournament, which takes place from June 10 to July 10.
There’s plenty of bars and pubs screening the games across the city, from smaller venues to places suitable for big groups. Take a look at our pick of the bars you can watch Euro 2016 as England spectacularly crash out at the group stages/win the whole shebang:
1. ASPERS SPORTS BAR
Catch all of the action live from France as England strive for success. Apers have all of the games live throughout the casino and on their super sized sports screen in Aspers Sports Bar. There’s some good food and drink deals available also.
2. TIGER TIGER
Join Tiger Tiger Newcastle for a European Championship to remember! Whether you’ll be cheering for England or just want to enjoy the action, they will provide the perfect spot in which to kick back and relax as you soak up the beautiful game. Book a table or booth for you and your friends or even a flexible corporate package to ensure your colleagues don’t miss out on the action either.
3. THE STRAWBERRY
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Old school no-nonsense football pub with character -standing, traditional venue -with a roof terrace, filled with Newcastle United memorabilia. Frequent offers and competitions.
4. PLAYERS BAR
Situated in The Gate Newcastle, Players Bar is the home of the largest screen in the city. They also have frequent drinks offers.
5. NINE SPORTS BAR AND LOUNGE
NINE, sports bar and lounge is situated within the hallowed St. James’ Park and offers a varied wine list and drinks offers including branded doubles for £3.20 and cocktail jugs from £9.95, NINE offers something for everyone. All of the Euro games will be displayed on the large screens throughout the bar.
6. THE HANNCOCK
At The Hancock, they know that nothing could be better than heading down to your local with your mates, grabbing a bite to eat and enjoying a pint of your favourite beer whilst cheering on England.
7. COAST 2 COAST
Why not watch the Euros 2016 unfold at Coast to Coast Newcastle?
Situated within The Gate, you can enjoy a footlong hotdog and Budweiser for £10 whilst watching all the games. So grab your friends and we’ll see you at the kick off!
8. SHARK CLUB
Towering big screens, multiple satellite feeds and Pay Per View events make Shark Club sports bar your HQ for cheering hard –and playing hard– since 1993. Shark Club fuses the intensity of a Major League sports bar with the comfort of your best friend’s Man Cave. Get loud. High-five strangers. Paint your belly. They don’t judge. They’re fans too.
9. O2 ACADEMY NEWCASTLE
Watch all of England’s EURO 2016 games at O2 Academy Newcastle with multiple, massive screens in surround sound. Immerse yourself in all the action on some of the biggest screens in the Toon, with thousands of England fans all under one roof. The O2 will be showing the pre-match build up and blasting out classic England footy songs until kick-off.
Tickets are FREE from their box office!
10. MR LYNCH
Watch the Euros ‘laid back’ on Mr Lynch’s cool, comfortable, soft leather sofas and seats, There’s also pool & ping-pong tables to help alleviate those pre-match jitters.
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