IPL Twenty20 has started with its 5th season and all the pubs, bars and sport bars in Pune are filled with the beer thirsty fans. There are not too many typical sports bars in Pune but you can watch football and cricket matches at almost all the pubs in Pune. There are numerous bars to watch IPL in while enjoying a mug of beer in peace without anyone trying change the channel. Here is a list sports bars to watch IPL matches in Pune: -
Toons Café – Toons, the café down under is one of the places where you will definitely get to watch IPL match no matter what. If you would like to have some beer with great starters at a very reasonable cost, while enjoying a cricket match you should know that Toons is the place for you.
Hidden Place – Hidden Place is bar located on North Main Road, Koregaon Park with great ambience for watching an IPL match. The food and drinks are great at hidden place and you can enjoy a match of cricket sipping on your drink and snacks.
Kiva Pubs – Kiva has its branches all around the city of Pune. They show the IPL match almost at all the branches especially at the one located on Baner Road. It is a typical Irish bar with quite a few TVs displaying different matches. This is another place where you can enjoy the match while enjoying your drink. The prices at Kiva are comparatively higher.
Smokies – At Smokies you will probably get some of the best beers in town. They have their own beer brewery and it is also known as Doolally beer craft or Corinthians Club. This place is located at NIBM road and on the TV at this place there is always a match going on. This is one of the place that if you don’t mind over priced food and drinks you can enjoy watching your match.
1000 Oaks – thousand Oaks is located on East Street in Camp and it is known for its great ambience, drinks and food. This is also one of the places where you will surely be able to watch an IPL match. 1000 Oaks is also reasonably priced on drinks and food.
Hard Rock Café – Hard Rock Café is located in Koregaon Park near ABC farm right next to Stone Water Grill and Pyramid Pool. The food and drinks are great here and there are usually live bands playing here. This is one of the places which you will mostly get watch a match of IPL while sitting at your table and enjoying a drink.
Ship – Ship is a European style Pub and restaurant and it is always a great place to enjoy an IPL match. On the roof top they have kept a projector with big screen where you can sit, enjoy your food and drink while watching the match on an enormous screen.
Some of the other Sport bars in Pune are as follows: -
- Flag’s in Bund Garden Road
- 262 – The Lounge in Bund Garden Road
- Timeout Sports in Aundh
- Chequered Flag in Bund Garden Road
- Slounge in Hinjawadi
- Minnus Bar
- Atrium Bar