Rostov-On-Don, or as it is often called just Rostov, is a large and beautiful city in the South region of Russia. It was founded in 1749 on the bank of river Don. If you are coming here to watch the World Cup in person, you will have the possibility to enjoy the sights of the city as well - there are many historically important places.
The first game the city will take place on June, 17. All games are held on the Rostov Arena stadium. The schedule is already set and you may start planning your own timetable according to it. Here it is for your convenience, please, keep in mind that local time is indicated:
Rostov Arena stadium
9 p.m. Group E. Brasil – Switzerland
6 p.m. Group A. Uruguay – Saudi Arabia
6 p.m. Group F. Korea Republic – Mexico
9 p.m. Group D. Iceland – Croatia
9 p.m. Knockout stage. Round of 16. Winners of Groups G1 and H2
For those who prefer fresh air, but do not want to buy tickets to the stadium an open-air broadcast on Theatre square. If you prefer the warmth of a cafe and the opportunity to eat something delicious while enjoying the game, here is the list of the best sports bars in Rostov-on-Don.
Those who are fond of sports will definitely like the atmosphere and surroundings of Пинта (Pinta), where sports broadcasts are part of the workflow. Big screens, decor, and menu accompanied by the list of sports events - everything for the best experience of their visitors. They keep an eye on the World Cup events and publish sports events schedule on their website. Good choice of drinks and meals are a noticeable advantage of the place.
Rostov has no Iceland pubs, but we were able to find an Irish one, which we offer for the Scandinavian team fans to visit. The comfort and atmosphere of Harat’s Pub will take you out of everyday routine and enjoy the game to the full. Here you will have to choose from 50 types of beer and many delicious dishes while enjoying HD-quality broadcasts.
If you prefer home-like comfort go to the Пивная библиотека (Pivnaya Biblioteka) bar. Frankly speaking, the prices are high here, but the level of service, surroundings, and quality of dishes are worth it. There are not so many screens for sports broadcasts compared to sports bars, but it still has convenient seats for watching them. Soft leather-covered sofas will help you relax after a tiresome workday.
If you enjoy British style of life and culture and are not ready to change it, but want to watch the World Cup games, come to Abbey Road Pub. It is decorated in a traditional English manner and is Beatles-focused. While watching the broadcasts, you will be offered sandwiches, burgers, salads, various traditional English starters, and delicious drinks. In case you are fond of The Beatles, this is the place for you!
Keep an eye on your favorite team successes watching the games on the open-air ground, at the stadium or inside a cozy sports bar.