Pot Black Sports Bar

Cue the Fun, Pocket the Memories 

Located at the heart of East Anglia, Pot Black Sports Bar has been a cornerstone in the community for over 44 years, offering a spacious venue that boasts 13 top-quality snooker tables, 4 American pool tables, 10 English pool tables, 3 dartboards, and 3 state-of-the-art indoor golf simulator bays. Renowned for hosting the Ladies' World Snooker Championships and multiple exhibition evenings featuring snooker legends such as Steve Davis, Jimmy White, Ray Reardon, Alex Higgins, Cliff Thorburn, and Tony Knowles, our club stands as a testament to a rich history and a deep-rooted passion for cue sports. Whether you're a seasoned player or just looking for a friendly game, Pot Black Sports Bar is the must-visit destination for any cue sports enthusiast. Run by PGA golf professional Andy Goodridge, Andy has worked in the club for many years, starting his journey by brushing the tables as a teenager in the '80s. Not only is he a golf professional, but he also boasts a 96 break in the club.


Our Snooker room has been extensively refurbished; all tables are now of a match quality with new cloth and rails, new heating has also been installed throughout the venue creating a nice comfortable relaxed atmosphere for all standard of players.

American 9 Ball

American 9 Ball

At Pot Black we offer four American pool 9 foot, 9 ball tables. Also monthly 9 ball events please see our calendar.

English Pool

English Pool

At Pot Black we offer 10 UK pool tables from £1 per game and generous hourly table rates.



Welcome to The Golfer's Lounge we are situated inside Pot Black Sports Bar off Eastgate Street in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. Created by PGA Golf Professional Andy Goodridge. Andy has been in the Golf and Leisure industry since leaving school, nearly 40 years! The Golfer's Lounge is an indoor 4,000 sq ft golf and training centre, featuring 3 Foresight GC Hawk golf simulators all with FSX PLAY latest software, 260 sq ft practice putting green and retail area. The facility features state of the art club fitting with Foresight GC Quad and instruction programs. Our simulators allow you to practice or play on over 35 golf courses from around the world. We can accommodate golf leagues, societies, private and corporate events designed for staff and clients. Skills competitions, such as longest drive and closest to the pin competitions can be arranged. Spectators are welcome. Please use our contact us form for more information.

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Offering Poker every Friday night from 8pm start.

Welcome to the New Epicentre of Darts in Town

Our Darts Room caters to every aspect of the game

Mission Darts Samurai Competition Board

League Nights for Men and Women

Licensed Bar
Our Licenced bar is open from 11am to 11pm Mon-Sat, Sundays 11am to 5.30pm offering some great options in lagers and bitters on draught with a great selection of bottles soft cold and hot drinks.
Aso we offer a great selection of snacks.

🎄🎱 Christmas 9-Ball Knockout Spectacular at Pot Black Sports Bar! 🎱🎄 

Season's Greetings to our fantastic Pot Black Sports Bar family! As the festive season approaches, we're excited to bring you our special Christmas edition of the 9-Ball tournament. Mark the 10th of December 2023 in your diaries for a day filled with thrilling competition, festive cheer, and great company! 

🏆 Festive Prizes 🏆 

1st Place: £45 

2nd Place: £20 

3rd and 4th Place: £15 each 

(Prizes assured with a minimum of 16 players) 

🕒 Festive Schedule 🕒

 The Draw: 12:30 - 13:00 Break Off: 13:00 

💷 Entry & Payment 💷 

Secure your spot with a £15 entry fee. Pay in cash on the day.

 📆 Registration Deadline 📆 

DM us on Facebook to register before 12:30 on the event day. 

Hurry, spots are going faster than Santa's sleigh! A heartfelt thanks to everyone who joined our last tournament. We're eager to see the bar buzzing with excitement and skills again. So polish your cues for a memorable day of 9-Ball amidst Christmas decorations and festive spirit at Pot Black Sports Bar. Let's make this tournament a holiday highlight! 

🎅 See you there! 🎅

  • Pot Black Sports Bar, Auto Park, Eastgate St, Bury Saint Edmunds, England, United Kingdom