Watch Sport at Crown

Best Venues to Watch Sport at Crown Melbourne

Watch every major sporting event live at Crown, home of the best sports bars in Melbourne.
Every sports fan knows that nothing can equal the experience of going to a live match and being front and centre for all the action. Luckily, the dedicated sports bars at Crown Melbourne offer you the next best thing to being at the game. With big screens, action-packed atmospheres, and stellar service, the sports bars at Crown deliver the ultimate sports-watching experience.
Keep reading to learn more about Crown’s fantastic sports bars in Melbourne.

The Best Sports Bars at Crown

For sports-watching at Crown Melbourne, you have two great options: Sports Bar on level one and The Pub on the ground floor. While close to each other, both venues have their own distinct character and offer different yet equally enjoyable experiences for you and your companions.

The Pub

Now with direct street entry via Clarendon Street, The Pub offers a truly memorable sports-watching and dining experience nestled amongst the electric atmosphere of Southbank.

Open for all ages until 10pm

Live sport isn’t just for adults! Until 10pm, diners of all ages are welcome to enjoy a fantastic pub feed and watch the sports action unfold*. At The Pub, your kids can join you in cheering on your favourite team in a family-friendly environment (*excludes boxing and UFC events).

Sport on the mega screen

With eight big screens and one mega screen, The Pub gives you plenty of great angles to catch every nail-biting moment. With each screen strategically placed to provide maximum coverage, you’ll get a great view of the action no matter where you’re seated.

Book a private booth

For a more intimate and exclusive sports-watching experience, book one of The Booths at The Pub. You and up to five others will get your own controllable TV screen, tailored food and drink menu, and a dedicated host to look after you.

The unique experience offered by The Pub’s booths leaves little doubt as to why it’s considered one of the best sports bars in Melbourne1. Explore the variety of tempting The Booth packages and book in an unparalleled sports-watching experience for you and your mates.

Experience tank beer on tap

Apart from stocking all your expected favourites behind the bar, The Pub gives you the chance to enjoy brewery fresh Carlton Draught Tank Beer. Tasting unlike any other beer, this unpasteurised and deliciously smooth draught is the perfect accompaniment to your sports-watching experience.

This new brew has already given fresh meaning to the words “meet me at The Pub”, making this venue one of the most popular after-work spots for those working in Melbourne CBD. With tank beer on tap and all your favourite sport broadcasted live, The Pub is truly one of the best sports bars Melbourne has to offer.

Enjoy mouth-watering $20 pub specials

If an Aussie pub isn’t serving pub specials, is it really an Aussie pub? From Wednesday to Sunday, The Pub offers $20 specials on classics like tender chicken parma, juicy striploin steak, and crunchy fish and chips.

These great-value specials will satisfy your tastebuds and fuel you for a day or evening of thrilling live sports action. Take a look at The Pub’s menu to see the full list of specials, plus a range of burgers, share plates, sweets and more.

The Pub welcomes diners of all ages until 10pm.

Unwind in the beer garden

With heritage-inspired timber furniture and an abundance of greenery, The Pub’s beer garden is a refreshing outdoor space that you can enter directly from Clarendon Street. Comfortable during all seasons, the beer garden has its own big screen, ensuring you can enjoy some sunshine without missing any of the sporting action.

Sports Bar

As you head up to the Level One Casino, right across from San Antone by Bludso’s BBQ, you’ll find the Sports Bar, designed to take your sports-watching experience to the next level.

Catch every major international sporting event live

What’s a sports bar without sport? At Sports Bar, you’ll enjoy uninterrupted live broadcasts of all the major international sporting events.

Whether you’re coming to watch the next big pay-per-view boxing event or the next NRL grand final, the Sports Bar has you and your mates covered.

Never miss the action

With over 20 viewing screens around the Sports Bar, it’s hard to look in any direction without seeing live sport in crisp high definition. Even during the biggest matches when the Sports Bar is packed with fans, the spread of viewing screens means you can enjoy the thrilling crowd atmosphere without struggling to get a good view. This venue lives up to its reputation as one of the best sports bars in Melbourne1.

Indulge with your favourite sports-watching snacks

No sports-viewing experience is truly complete without your favourite pub-grub within easy reach. At the Sports Bar, you and your mates are perfectly catered for with a range of snacks and comfort food. There’s also a range of hot bar food you can order from nearby San Antone by Bludso’s BBQ, including nachos, potato gems, and Texas chilli fries.

Check out the Sports Bar menu to see everything on offer.

Select from a wide range of beers, wines, and spirits

We’ve got the sports, we’ve got the snacks, but what about the drinks? The Sports Bar offers a wide assortment of local and international beers, ciders, pre-mixes, wines and delicious cocktails.

Live Sport Schedule

Now that you know where to find the best sports bar venues at Crown check out the Live Sport Schedule to see what’s on and when. Whether it’s grand final day or the boxing contest of the decade, you’re guaranteed to find it on the big screens at Crown’s dedicated sports bars in Melbourne.

Sports Bar is located on the casino floor, patrons must be over 18 and not prohibited from entering the Casino or the Crown Entertainment Complex for any reason. Crown practises responsible service of alcohol.