Where to watch the Rugby World Cup in Stellenbosch

Whether you’re a die-hard rugby fan or simply looking for a memorable way to experience the Rugby World Cup in Stellenbosch, we round up the best places where you can revel in the action while enjoying delicious food and drinks. 

Casa Cerveza

The lively Casa Cerveza combines the excitement of rugby with a menu filled with flavours from around the world, creating an atmosphere that’s perfect for fans seeking a festive ambience. 

Casa Cerveza boasts multiple large screens, ensuring you won’t miss any of the action on the field. The passionate staff and an impressive selection of beers make it a top choice for rugby enthusiasts and those looking to enjoy a lively, social rugby-watching experience. 

Corner of Dorp &, Mark St, Stellenbosch Central

De Akker

De Akker is a well-known, historic pub in town that offers a unique blend of old-world charm and a strong rugby-watching tradition. 

De Akker’s diverse selection of beers, renowned chicken strips, and classic pub fare make it an ideal spot for both avid fans and those looking for a laid-back atmosphere to catch the game. 

90 Dorp St, Stellenbosch Central


Gino’s combines the thrill of rugby with the mouthwatering flavours of Italy. With strategically placed screens, you can catch every try and scrum while savouring Gino’s signature pizzas, pastas, and delectable Italian dishes — paired with a beer tower for the table.

The warm and inviting ambience makes it an ideal place to gather with friends and family to enjoy the game.

De Kelder, 63 Dorp St, Stellenbosch Central

Kapstadt Brauhaus

Somewhat new in town and boasting an impressive array of craft beers, including their own signature brews, and a menu filled with hearty German-inspired dishes, Kapstadt Brauhaus’ offerings perfectly pair with the game. 

Their large screens and big amount of space for guests create an electric ambience that’s hard to beat. 

98 Dorp St, Stellenbosch Central


Craft combines the thrill of the rugby matches with the craft beer revolution and takes pride in offering a curated beer list, making it a top choice for fans who are beer aficionados. 

If you’re wanting to watch the game in a relaxed atmosphere just off Church Street, Craft Wheat & Hops in Stellenbosch promises a memorable Rugby World Cup viewing experience.

16 Andringa St, Stellenbosch Central

Courtyard Café

Courtyard Café is known for its outside seating, charming atmosphere, and beer pong tables in the courtyard, making it an excellent choice for those who prefer an outside rugby-watching experience. 

Courtyard Café is an ideal spot for those wanting to appreciate the Rugby World Cup away from the bustling pub scene, but still enjoy the game all the same.

3 Blom Rd, Stellenbosch Central