sports bar


The Starting Gate is the go-to place to enjoy live sport in Newbury.

Whether you’re wanting to watch the Champions League, Premier League, Rugby, NBA, Boxing, NFL, Cricket, Darts, F1 or Horse Racing; you can experience them all on our giant HD screens. When the sport gets big, we've got the experience to match.

Here’s what’s coming up at The Starting Gate...


The best thing about Boxing Day? The feast of festive football!

Join us this December for all the biggest games from the Premier League on Sky Sports, TNT Sports and Prime Video!

Your home of football this Christmas.

Your Home of Euro 2024!

Join us for an electrifying Euro 2024 atmosphere at your home of live sport! With our massive TVs, unmatched atmosphere & game day drinks lines up, there is no where else you need to go to watch the action from the sporting event of the summer.

We’ll have amazing drinks offers on all your favourites, as well as buckets & pitchers to make sure you don’t miss a kick, tackle or goal of Euro 2024.

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