Top ten sports bars in Austin 2018

When it comes to sports bars, Austin has tons of them that see large populations of men and women flocking to the places all year round. Whether you fancy napkin-covered tables or a more casual sit up arrangement, there’s a sports bar to suit your style. So which bar do you go to for your next sport social?

Here’s a quick list of the top 10 sports bars in Austin that you can try.

1. Haymaker

If you like the feel of a simple, neighborhood bar, Haymaker serves you simple, hearty food all day long. What’s even better is that it offers special drinks special menu every night of the week, plus there’re lots of TVs and servers to live telecast sports of your choice. The bar is set on a converted auto parts shop and offers room for playing darts, pool, and shuffleboard or simply watch a game of your favorite sport.

Location: The famous Haymaker bar is located on the bustling Cherrywood Restaurant row. Address: 2310 Manor Road, Austin, TX 78722.

2. Mister Tramps Sports Café and Pub

This place is heaven when it comes to the number of televisions that feature almost all games day and night. This bar is open almost 24 hours and you will love the upstairs patio and the array of delicious food that it offers. This sports bar is one of the few German bars around Austin and houses more than 50 high-definition TVs.

Location: The Mister Tramps Sports Café and Bar is located on 8565 Research Boulevard, Austin, TX 78758

3. Red’s Porch

Red’s Porch is one sports bar that is spacious and offers great views of the green belt in Austin. Along with a great selection of beer and terrific food, the service offered at Red’s Porch is also world class. Tourists always rank this place as a happening spot for sports lovers with a great upstairs and downstairs bar.

The bar is full of many TVs, servers and game setups for you to enjoy to the fullest. And weekends are full as the place opens early till late and offers the famous weekend brunch.

Location: Red’s Porch has two branches – one in South Austin and one in North Austin. Address: 3508 S. Lamar Blvd, South Austin and 4200 B Braker Lane, North Austin.

4. Cover 3

Cover 3 is a happening bar in Austin and is home to Texas’s monthly best burgers. The bar offers one of the best spirits, wine and sports combination in a relaxed setting by some incredible views of the city. Tourists always rank this place as a happening spot for sports lovers with a great upstairs and downstairs bar. The bar is full of many TVs, servers and game setups for you to enjoy to the fullest. And weekends are full as the place opens early till late and offers the famous weekend brunch.

Location: Cover 3 is located at two places in Austin – Anderson Lane and Downtown Austin. Address: 2700 West Anderson Lane, Austin Texas 78757 and 1717 West Sixth Street, Austin, Texas 78703.

5. Lavaca street bar

The Lavaca Street bar is so famous, they opened its sibling to a new location on Rock Rose. The new location is just as cool as the original but offers more in its 2000 sq ft extra space. This sports bar offers to its visitors a plethora of games coupled with 40 TVs. And when you talk about its drinks menu the list is endless with an international selection of wines, beers, and spirits, not to mention the famous Chef Ralph Gilmore’s Turf ‘n Surf menu.

Location: The Lavaca Street Bar is located on 405 Lavaca Street in Rock Rose in Austin, Texas 11420.

6. Basecamp

If you need one place that ticks all the right boxes for sports lovers and big-time foodies, Basecamp does it for you. This place is heaven when it comes to the number of televisions that feature almost all games day and night. This bar is open almost 24 hours and offers unique private rooms where you can watch a game of your choice with uninterrupted access and control to your sport of choice.

The menu is delicious and offers a wide selection of drinks, burgers, sandwiches and mouth-watering finger food.

Location: The Basecamp sports bar is located at 120 West 5th Street, Austin, TX 78701.

7. The Park

If a fun-filled weekend if Austin is up on the cards and you are looking to try a new place for brunch with your sports lover friends, The Park climbs up the list as being one of the best sports bars in the whole of Austin. The most popular thing about The Park is their Bloody Mary bar, which is the rage among its visitors and people can’t seem to get over it – a must when you visit The Park to watch your next big sports event.

Location: The Park is located on 11601 Domain Drive, Ste 200, Austin, TX 78758.

8. Little Woodrow’s

Little Woodrow’s 6th St

This sports bar has been an Austin favorite for a very long time – thanks to its beer bucket specials that are on every day and other special menus on big days like the NFL Game Day. This place is truly setting new standards for sports bars in Austin and is very famous among college networks. The place is also affiliated with many sports clubs and offers discounts, etc. on sports all year round What more can you ask for – the menu is delicious too!

Location: This sports bar is located in Southpark Meadows, Austin, TX 78759

9. The Tavern

This is one bar that the locals love and over the years, it has become their favorite place to hang out. It is also known around the locals and sports lovers as a great lunch spot. Come to it and you will love the upstairs patio and the array of delicious food that it offers. This sports bar is one of the few German bars around Austin and houses more than 50 high-definition TVs. The beer menu is rotating so there’s new stuff to try every day of the week.

And what’s enticing about The Tavern is that the place is famous for serving the legendary burgers and amazing white wings (which is chicken wrapped with jalapenos and bacon and everything tossed together in wing sauce).

Location: Located in the downtown in Austin, The Tavern is situated at the corner of Lamar Blvd and West 12th Street. Address: 922 West 12th St, Austin, TX 78703.

10. Pour Choices

Pour Choices is a big sports bar that offers great views of the green belt in Austin. Along with a great selection of beer and terrific food, the service offered at Red’s Porch is also world class. Tourists always rank this place as a happening spot for sports lovers with a great upstairs and downstairs bar.

The bar is full of many TVs, servers and game setups for you to enjoy to the fullest. And weekends are full as the place opens early till late and offers the famous weekend brunch.

Location: Pour Choices is located on 401 East 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701