Eateries getting into the spirit of the Euros

With Euro 2016 kicking-off tomorrow, Event takes a look at some of the bars and eateries across the nation which are getting into the spirit.

Cafe Football in Westfield Stratford will be showing all the matches
Cafe Football in Westfield Stratford will be showing all the matches

Cafe Football  - London and Manchester

Opened by Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs in 2013, Cafe Football will combine a football-themed cafe with more Euro 2016 matches than you could shake a stick at. Located in Westfield Stratford, and Sir Matt Busby Way in Manchester, the venues offer a large food menu, under headings such as ‘The Kick Off’ and ‘Terrace Food’, with dishes including pizzas, burgers, nachos and sharing platters. It has also introduced Euro 2016-themed dishes such as Zlatan Burger and the Schweins Tiger Hot Dog.

Where: Westfield Stratford City, London E20 1EN and 99 Sir Matt Busby Way, Manchester M16 0SZ

Contact: 0208 702 2590/01612 410328

Sports Bar & Grill - London

With venues across London, Sports Bar & Grill is always a popular choice when it comes to watching sporting events. It will be showing all the action from the tournament and also has private hire and hospitality options for those who would rather steer clear of rowdy crowds. The menu includes American-style hotdogs, burgers, sandwiches and salads.

Where: Marylebone, Farringdon, Victoria, Piccadilly Circus, Canary Wharf, London Waterloo


Bavarian Beerhouse  - London and Bristol

With two London sites, in Tower Hill and Old Street, and one in Bristol, the Bavarian Beerhouse offers a German take on the football celebrations. It will be showing all the Germany and England matches and offers a "sport package" for corporates or groups of 10 or more, which includes food and drink, such as pretzels, mini hot dogs and bread rolls topped with ‘Zwiebelmett’, black forest ham and cheese. Ordinary punters can choose from a range of Bavarian dishes such as Munich-style sausage salad, and obazda - a Bavarian cheese speciality.

Where: Old Street and Tower Hill in London and Queen Charlotte Street in Bristol

Contact: 0800 530 0016

Urban Food Fest - London

The Urban Food Fest street food market in Shoreditch is hosting a special Euro Championships themed market this Saturday. Taking place from midday to midnight, the event will feature special themed food such as ‘Joe Hart me beef & feta cheese burrito’, ‘pulled hamstring pulled pork bun’, ‘offside deep fried crispy popcorn chicken’ and ‘yellow card peanut butter and bacon chilli jam burgers’. It promises to offer lots of Euro football fun and will also have live musicians and seating areas.

Where: Euro Car Parks, 162-167 Shoreditch High Street, London E1 6HU

Contact: 020 7563 3021

The Griffin - Leeds

Taylor Walker pub The Griffin in Leeds will be inviting people to watch the games and offering VIP areas to group bookings. It features a tunnel area with a new HD projector. Food options include mini and sharing plates, burgers, fish and chips, pies and burritos. Legend has it that the venue, previously The Griffin Hotel, is the spot where Leeds United Football Club was born.

Where: 31 Boar Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 5DF

Contact: 01132 452803

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