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Where to watch matches in PARIS if you’re not at the stadium?

Watching a Rugby World Cup match in Paris can be an unforgettable experience, even if you’re not at the stadium. With the excitement and festive atmosphere surrounding the event, you’ll find plenty of places to enjoy each match to the full. Here are just a few suggestions

Sports bars

Paris is packed with sports bars that will be broadcasting all the Rugby World Cup matches. This is your chance to mingle with local and international fans and enjoy the electrifying atmosphere. Some suggestions include:

  1. The Frog & Rosbif: Located in the 2nd arrondissement, this bar is known for its lively atmosphere and international clientele.
  2. Belushi’s Gare du Nord: With its big screen and numerous TVs, you won’t miss a minute of the action.
  3. The Moose: A Canadian sports bar where rugby always takes center stage.

Cafés and restaurants

Many cafés and restaurants in Paris will also be broadcasting the matches. Enjoy a delicious meal while watching the action. Check in advance to see if a reservation is necessary.

Public places

Some public squares in Paris can install giant screens to broadcast the most important matches. Contact your local town hall or tourist office for details of locations and times.


If you prefer to watch the matches in the comfort of your own home, check that your accommodation has a TV or Internet access. The matches will be broadcast on local TV channels and probably also streamed online.


Wherever you choose to watch the matches, remember that the most important thing is to enjoy the experience and atmosphere of the Rugby World Cup in Paris. Go, Les Bleus!

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