It will soon be time for sport on TV again. Whether you’re into it or not, a nice alternative can be to check out the matches at a bar.
Between June 14 and July 16 the men’s World Cup kicks off in Moscow, with Sweden starting off as an underdog in their group. Here’s a list of the Stockholm bars showing every, or just the most important, matches.
Jakobsbergsgatan 17, boqueria.nu
Showing certain World Cup matches at Boqueria Torg, with DJs as entertainment during the breaks.
Linnegatan 18, kasai.se
The big screen in their inner garden will be showing the most important matches.
Showing Sweden’s group matches on the big screen.
Hammarby Slussväg 2, tradgarden.com
Showing all the matches that take place during their ordinary opening hours, plus the Sweden games on June 18 and 23, which they’ll be opening specially for.
Galärvarvsvägen 10, josefina.nu
Showing Sweden’s matches on a 15 square metre big screen.
Kungsholmsgatan 31, kitchenandtable.se/taproom
Amaranten is showing most of the matches during the World Cup. No table bookings available, but they have lots of space.
Norra Bantorget, gardenstockholm.se
Central Stockholm’s biggest outdoor bar will be showing the World Cup on the big screen.
Humlegården, Humlan på Instagram
Even Humlan will have the big screens up during the World Cup, and will be showing Sweden’s matches and maybe more.
Stockholm Under Stjärnorna
Brunkebergs Torg 2-4, hotelatsix.com
Stockholm’s new roof bar every match during the tournament, with no entry free.
Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8, grandhotel.se
Showing Sweden’s matches in their cinema-esque venue. Cold beer, burgers and pre-match hype with football video games is part of the deal here.
Urban Deli Nytorget
Nytorget 4, urbandeli.org
Showing all Sweden’s matches, plus the semis and the final, and with oysters and cava added to their menu, in addition to their regular menu.
Hornsgatan 82, haktet.se/herrfotbollsvm
Showing nearly every match on the big screen in their inner garden. They also have two bookable tables available for those who want to relax with some rosé.
Götgatan 100, ringencentrum.se/teatern
Showing the entire World Cup with the exception of Midsommar Eve and Midsommer Day. Two six square metre big screens and a couple of smaller TVs will be on-site.
Photo: Trädgården, by Izabella Englund