They were due to be allowed to open next Monday.
The reopening of all pubs and nightclubs is expected to be delayed until August 10th.
They were due to be allowed open next Monday - but that's set to be postponed due to a rise in the number of Covid-19 cases.
The government's also expected to delay plans to increase the number of people allowed attend indoor and outdoor gatherings.
Face-coverings are also set to be mandatory in shops and other indoor settings.
A cabinet announcement is due shortly.