The Sportsmens Rest Bar

Looking for a venue with a relaxed atmosphere, premium spirits, great snacks and even better company?  The Sportsmens Rest is the place for you! Located in Shenley Church End, The Sportsmens Rest is one of the best Sports bar in Milton Keynes, showing all the Great sporting events with multi screens, showing BT and Sky Sports. Inside discover a fabulous bar with comfy seating and a fun vibe.

At the Sportsmens Rest we pride ourselves on great drinks pricing, a good community feel and of course Free Wi-Fi for our guests!

Opening times

Monday to Friday 4:30pm-11:00pm

Saturday 9:00am-11:00pm

Sunday 12:00pm-10:30pm


What’s happening at our Sports bar Milton Keynes?

We offer a mixed variety of activities inside the venue so why not grab your friends and play a game of pool or throw some darts? We also hold Quizzes and, Eyes down for Bingo hosted by Shenley Leisure Centres 60+ group. You can also have a shot at the fruit machine located in the bar or enjoy music from our juke box that contains songs from days past to the most modern tunes.

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Upcoming Free Entertainment


Fri 10th Karaoke from 8pm

Wed 15th Disco Bingo from 7:30pm

Fri 24th Tim Heights Ska/Reggae singer


Fri 7th Karaoke from 8pm

Wed 26th Disco Bingo from 7:30pm

Karaoke Night 10th May 2024

Live Sky Sports & BT Sport

We have the perfect setting to watch all the big live sports events, wherever you sit, you will have a great view of one of our many screens.

We have TNT Sports and Sky sports allowing us access to the best sporting events.

Showing Premiership, Champions league, FA Cup, Wimbledon, Formula 1, Six Nations rugby, Darts– You get the picture!

Upcoming Fixtures


Thurs 18th Lille v Aston Villa 5:45pm

Thurs 18th West Ham v Bayer Leverkusen 8pm

Sat 20th Man City v Chelsea 5:25pm

Sat 20th Wolves v Arsenal 7:30pm SHOWING ONCE MAN CITY GAME FINISHES

Sun 21st Everton v Nott’m Forest 1:30pm

Sun 21st Coventry City v Man Utd 3:30pm SHOWING ON MAIN TV


Tues 23rd Arsenal v Chelsea 8pm

Wed 24th Everton v Liverpool 8pm

Celebrations and Events

Here at the sportsman’s Rest we love a celebration so why not use our venue to make your occasion a special one? We have a whole host of hiring options and can cater for Wedding receptions, Christenings, Birthdays Big and Small along with helping you to remember a loved one in a celebration of life.

Our venue can hold up to 100* people in the main bar, or for a smaller party we have an annex that can hold 50* people (this also has access to our main bar) or why not go all out and hire the full venue!  (*Venue Capacity depends on current government guidelines at time of booking)

You’re welcome to use your own DJ’s, Entertainers or clowns but if you do need a hand let us know and we will be more than happy to contact one of our local suppliers.


Shenley Leisure Over 60s Group

This young at heart group have been running at Shenley leisure centre for over 20 years, they meet every Tuesday from 2pm until 4pm to stay social and in touch with their friends.

Its free membership but they raise funds with the weekly Tuesday bingo, raffles, grants and a regular quiz organised by the centre.

The group regularly arrange Days out which have included MK Theatre, Blenheim Palace, Cotswold Wildlife Park and of course their yearly Christmas Party.

If you want to get involved in this friendly social atmosphere, then please contact David Hall 07779864112.

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