World Cup craze: Where to watch football in Belgrade?

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Find your perfect bar

I don’t know if you have heard, but World Cup is already very much heated up. It has been several weeks of football craze and incessant games. Even if you live on another planet, you would surely hear the screams and shouting of football enthusiasts worldwide. Moreover, if you are not even the slightest interested in football, just like I wasn't until recently, even then, believe me, you would start to plan your social life and visits to the most popular pubs accordingly. That is where all the magic happens. Because watching a game in bars is a whole new experience – it can make even the least interested person start booking tables and organizing football nights.

You would agree, choices of places to watch the games are numerous. Instead of having a headache and constant indecisiveness where to watch the World Cup in Belgrade, check out some of the best bars, approved by football lovers yet written by, well, me.

Boho Bar

Also known as the Belgrade’s trendy summer hotspot, Boho Bar is located in the very Kalemegdan park and fortress, at Dorcol Stari Grad (Old Town of Belgrade). The mere location makes this bar a must place to be.

Boho Bar Belgrade
Boho Bar Belgrade
Belgrade Serbia
Dorcol, Stari Grad Beograd
Dorcol, Stari Grad Beograd
Old Town, Belgrade, Serbia
Kalemegdan Fortress
Kalemegdan Fortress
Belgrade ,, Belgrade, Serbia
Kalemegdan Park
Kalemegdan Park
KALEMEGDAN PARK, Kalemegdan bb 11000, Belgrade, Serbia

I believe that you will be amazed to see the incredible influence of East in the very heart of the Serbian capital. The whole interior has been inspired by Morocco, Bali and Middle East, which makes it a rather exotic yet perfect hangout place. What makes it so good to watch the World Cup? The whole place is covered with bright colored cushions, pillows and incredibly comfortable sofas. The whole concept of Boho Bar, fulfilled with variety of extravagant drinks and cocktails, Eastern finger food, jungle-like plants and breathtaking view, is to make you feel as if you are on a little, remote bohemian island. Plus, wait for it, you can freely walk barefoot at this place. Are you on board yet?

Red Bar

Red Bar Belgrade
Red Bar Belgrade
Skadarska 17, Belgrade, Serbia

Belgrade is in luck to have the Red Bar at its very heart for almost decades now. Therefore, this spot is easily reachable no matter where you find yourself. What makes this bar so special is that it is more than just an ordinary bar. After a while, it will become your second home, your family and best friend. The bar staff will go beyond their way to really make you feel like a privileged guest. As it wonderfully connects the old and the modern, Red Bar of Belgrade really speaks the language of the young people. Therefore, if you want to watch the next World Cup game surrounded by a great amount of people – this is the place! All of that with an amazing hospitality and a glass of freshly brewed rakia in your hand will certainly make this experience memorable.

And there you have it, some of the coolest bars in Belgrade to follow up on the World Cup craze. I assure you, that just like me, you would enjoy it to the fullest. I definitely suggest you to stay tuned for more of the hot spots and definitely cheer for your team from the bottom of your heart.


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Lejla Dizdarevic

Lejla Dizdarevic

I am Lejla, from Serbia, passionate about writing, radio and theatre. I would love to show you the hidden gems of my beloved Balkan countries.

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