These best sports bar get their vibe on the minute any sports seasons start to heat up, so it’s great to find a good spot for watching a game, a thrilling race or a battle of champions.

When world soccer fever is on, you can always root for your team without worrying about the bar getting too rowdy. All are meant for good sport and good times. Check out these top 10 picks of the best places with live sports in Bali.

1. Stadium Cafe and Sports Bar

Stadium Cafe and Sports Bar photo by Justgola

One of Kuta’s most eye-catching bar, Stadium is located right on the famous ‘Kuta Sidewalk’ where you can easily take a glimpse of what’s on the screens inside and the gathering crowd around the bar. You’ll also spot guests watching in from the sidewalk with a beer in hand (or, you’re probably one of them). Fans of Aussie car racing can also enjoy The Bathurst 1000 fed live from the Mount Panorama Circuit in New South Wales, as well as the Formula 1 series, the rugby leagues, soccer, and of course the anticipated Melbourne Cup.

Stadium Cafe and Sports Bar| Jl. Kartika Plaza, Kuta| Call: +62 361 763100

2. Y Sports Bar

Y Sports Bar

Part of the Garden View Resort, Y Sports Bar is tucked away on the northern end of Jalan Padma. The spot is a popular haunt among Aussie travellers in the area with a number of screens that shows various international sporting events. Expect crowd when the rugby leagues and Euro soccer crazes are on. Other times, guests have their own preference of sports feed, and channels follow suit, creating a somewhat familiar and home-like ambiance.

When you’re glued to watching your favourite game, you can head to the pool table for some rounds with new friends. There’s even a boxing ring with ‘midget fight nights’.

Y Sports Bar| Jalan Padma Utara No. 4, Legian| Call: +62 361 763259

3. Rama Garden Hotel Sports Bar

Rama Garden Restaurant

A great place to mingle and meet with like-minded travellers from around the world, this main sports bar at the Rama Garden Hotel in Legian is attached to a restaurant that serves Indonesian and western cuisine. You’ll find a more refined dining vibe but with an open plan that features a large screen showing live sports feeds. It serves as a good stop for catching up on which team is leading the footy scores or who’s made it to the pole positions after the trials for the next big race.

Rama Garden Sports Bar|Jl. Padma No.51| Call: +62 361 751971

4. Romeos Bar & Grillery

Romeos Bar and Grillery
On your strolls around the northern part of Legian, try Romeos, the main dining and entertainment venue at Ossotel Bali. They usually show AFL and many other live sports on their screens, which is a good excuse for you to go in especially if you’re also feeling a little hungry. Check out their happy hours with a good bonus cold beers or cocktails thrown in with every purchase from time to time. Come by evenings, and you have yourself one of the cosiest nooks in Legian to fill up and watch some footy or MotoGP at the same time.

Romeos Bar & Grillery| Jalan Padma Utara, Legian| Call: +62 361 755225

5. The Melting Pot Game Room

The Melting Pot
Bali’s own Western-style saloon, The Melting Pot has big screens showing live international sports regularly, as well as great old classic American rock. They claim to offer the best sports viewing in Ubud, thanks to their installed fibre optics cable ensuring you don’t miss a Premier League goal. When your favourite team isn’t playing, you can always challenge your friends at the pool tables, or have a round at electronic dart boards, ping pong tables, and even table football over cold beers, pizzas and Tex-Mex.

The Melting Pot Game Room|Jl. Raya Pengosekan, Ubud| Call: +62 858 574 802 30

6. Adrenalin Sports Bar

Adrenalin Sports Bar
Adrenalin is a great stopover for a cold beer whenever you want to escape the heat of the day on your shopping walks down Seminyak’s main hub. It is located right upstairs from the bakery and art shops at Seminyak Square, featuring dedicated sports bar screens sporting events from around the globe, from major leagues baseball tournaments, premier soccer, NRL, AFL, NBA.
Best thing about this place? If you happen to miss a live event or just wanted to see a great game again, you can ask the staff for a possible ‘game on demand’ rerun.

Adrenalin Sports Bar|Seminyak Square Lt. 2, Jl. Kayu Aya| Call: +62 361 738030

7. The Onion Bar & Restaurant

The Onion Bar and Restaurant

The Onion  opened mid-2015 on the secluded Jalan Cemara in Sanur, and features a bar laden with quality pool tables and most importantly a total of 11 screens showing live sports. To top that off, it can seat 126, making it one of the major sport bar venues in Sanur. Order yourself a cold Heineken or Bintang, and you can watch on for as long as the games last. Its restaurant’s menu has a selection of local and international food presented in good portions and at affordable prices, and besides beer there are cocktails, wines, and cold ciders to choose from. Playing pool is free, and on some evenings there’s a live band performing 70s classics.

 The Onion Bar & Restaurant| Jl. Cemara No.29, Sanur| Call: +62 877-8234-1713