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Handpicked by a Algarve Local Expert, we bring you our guide to 'Where to Watch the Rugby World Cup in the Algarve'.

Wondering where to watch the Rugby World Cup action in the Algarve?  Here are some suggestions on good spots to cheer on your team. Both the England and the Ireland Rugby teams choose the Algarve for some pre-season training with Eddie Jones' English side training in Vilamoura while Irish Rugby choose to train at the high performance centre at The Campus in Quinta do Lago.

While soccer is the sport of choice and one of the things Portugal is most famous for (thanks Cristiano) rugby is growing in popularity. If you want to catch all the action from Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup here are some suggestions on venues where you can follow the action and enjoy a big match atmosphere. Wile most venues will be showing all the matches, given the time difference between Portugal and Japan, some may not show the earliest matches live, so we advise checking for these beforehand.

Where to Watch the Rugby World Cup in the Algarve

Dano's at The Campus is Quinta do Lago's sports bar and restaurant where you can kick back and relax, enjoying all the sport, craft beer, tasty food and a family-friendly environment.  The Campus is Quinta do Lago's sports hub. Dano's is set to become the social hub. A stylish, relaxed, light-filled space, this is the place to come to for a day time snack, a tasty meal or to catch all...More info

Where to Watch the Rugby World Cup in the Algarve

The Black Stove Irish Bar, Alvor – serving Guinness, live music, good times, and all sports since 2005. A sports bar, Irish bar, and live music bar, this is a great venue for fun evenings, cold pints, and watching the big game. Open every day, with live music every night. The Black Stove Irish bar in Alvor opened its doors in 2005. Since then many happy visitors has quenched their t...More info

Where to Watch the Rugby World Cup in the Algarve

Of the many bars to choose from in Praia da Rocha, Ireland's Eye is definitely one of the most popular. Its authentic wooden interior , which carefully recreates an old fashioned Dublin pub feel, to the large terrace with the most stunning views of Praia da Rocha beach makes Ireland's Eye a definite winner. The long wooden bar, the high tables and stools, the old wood floors are complemented by...More info

Where to Watch the Rugby World Cup in the Algarve

The Beach Bar is the original beach bar at the Praça in Vale do Lobo. It's the perfect place for a quick bite or a cold drink during the day or at night after a hard day's sunbathing. It's a fun and relaxed spot, perfect for chillin' any time of the day. Special mention for the Sunday DJ Sunset Sessions which are becoming legendary - DJ sessions, cocktails and sunshine, fun and friends. ...More info

Where to Watch the Rugby World Cup in the Algarve

This great club-music bar is aptly named. It perches right above the rocks of Praia da Rocha. The views along the cliff-top esplanade are fantastic and its location right on the main Praia da Rocha avenue couldn't be more central. On the Rocks' owner, Walter, has his finger firmly on the pulse of Algarve nightlife. On the Rocks has great music, great DJs and a spacious dance floor for party nig...More info

Where to Watch the Rugby World Cup in the Algarve

O'Neills Irish bar is situated right on Vilamoura marina. There is live music everynight, delicious home made food is available all day, and every sport known to man is shown on the screens dotted around the bar. O'Neills has been one of the most popular bars on the Vilamoura marina since it opened its doors over ten years ago. The staff are great fun and the live music is guaranteed ...More info

Where to Watch the Rugby World Cup in the Algarve

The Black Anchor bar, or the Irish Bar as it is simply known has a beautiful location on the banks of the river Gilão, in Tavira, one of the most scenic and charming towns in the Algarve. Housed in a lovely old building  and with outside seating overlooking the river, sipping a drink in the sunshine at the Black Anchor is definitely a moment to be enjoyed.  The bar is open every day a...More info

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