Where to watch the Rugby World Cup 2023

Rugby fans from far and wide will no doubt welcome the news of the Rugby World Cup 2023 and the countdown is officially on to the tournament opener where France take on New Zealand on September 8th.

Where better to enjoy every minute of this year’s epic tournament than at one of the best rugby pubs in the South of England? We are proud to share the rugby love this year with our extensive selection of beers, spirits, and delicious pub food – it’s all you need to this Rugby World Cup the most memorable yet!

We can’t wait to get you pumped and help you to celebrate all the action of the mighty Rugby World Cup. So whether you‘re a seasoned rugby fan, looking to discover the best spots, join fellow sport fans or just looking for a great night out, come to Young‘s Pubs and soak up the atmosphere.

Book your table early to ensure you can enjoy the rugby in the midst of an unbeatable pub atmosphere. You don’t want to leave this to the last minute!

We look forward to welcoming you.

Rugby World Cup 2023 Fixtures

Group stages

See all the key dates and times for the matches below

Friday September 8, 2023

France vs New Zealand (8pm, Paris)

Saturday September 9, 2023

Italy vs Namibia (12pm, Saint-Etienne)
Ireland vs Romania (2.30pm, Bordeaux)
Australia vs Georgia (5pm, Paris)
England vs Argentina (8pm, Marseille)

Sunday September 10, 2023

Japan vs Chile (12pm, Toulouse)
South Africa vs Scotland (4.45pm, Marseille)
Wales vs Fiji (8pm, Bordeaux)

Thursday September 14, 2023

France vs Uruguay (8pm, Lille)

Friday September 15, 2023

New Zealand vs Namibia (8pm, Toulouse)

Saturday September 16, 2023

Samoa vs Chile (2pm, Bordeaux)
Wales vs Portugal (4.45pm, Nice)
Ireland vs Tonga (8pm, Nantes)

Sunday September 17, 2023

South Africa vs Romania (2pm, Bordeaux)
Australia vs Fiji (4.45pm, Saint-Etienne)
England vs Japan (8pm, Nice)

Wednesday September 20, 2023

Italy vs Uruguay (4.45pm, Nice)

Thursday September 21, 2023

France vs Namibia (8pm, Marseille)

Friday September 22, 2023

Argentina vs Samoa (4.45pm, Saint-Etienne)

Saturday September 23, 2023

Georgia vs Portugal (1pm, Toulouse)
England vs Chile (4.45pm, Lille)
South Africa vs Ireland (8pm, Paris)

Sunday September 24, 2023

Scotland vs Tonga (4.45pm, Nice)
Wales vs Australia (8pm, Lyon)

Wednesday September 27, 2023

Uruguay vs Namibia (4.45pm, Lyon)

Thursday September 28, 2023

Japan vs Samoa (8pm, Toulouse)

Friday September 29, 2023

New Zealand vs Italy (8pm, Lyon)

Saturday September 30, 2023

Argentina vs Chile (2pm, Nantes)
Fiji vs Georgia (4.45pm, Bordeaux)
Scotland vs Romania (8pm, Lille)

Sunday October 1, 2023

Australia vs Portugal (4.45pm, Saint-Etienne)
South Africa vs Tonga (8pm, Marseille)

Thursday October 5, 2023

New Zealand vs Uruguay (8pm, Lyon)

Friday October 6, 2023

France vs Italy (8pm, Lyon)

Saturday October 7, 2023

Wales vs Georgia (2pm, Nantes)
England vs Samoa (14.45pm, Lille)
Ireland vs Scotland (8pm, Paris)

Sunday October 8, 2023

Japan vs Argentina (12pm, Nantes)
Tonga vs Romania (4.45pm, Lille)
Fiji vs Portugal (8pm, Toulouse)

Which pubs are showing the Rugby World Cup 2023?

Few things capture a rugby fan’s attention like the pub atmosphere during a major international tournament. Come and soak up the action and atmosphere from one of the UK’s best rugby pubs – from North to South London, Kent, Bristol and beyond, whatever you do this year, don’t stay at home.

Check out our top recommendations on where to watch and celebrate the Rugby World Cup games.

Pubs showing the Rugby World Cup in Central London

Pubs showing the Rugby World Cup in South London

Pubs showing the Rugby World Cup in West London

Pubs showing the Rugby World Cup in Surrey London


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