Rooting for the Suns, Cardinals, Diamondbacks, and other beloved hometown Arizona sports teams is a huge part of the fun of living in Metro Phoenix.
Here are eight top destinations to catch the big game while you scarf down sumptuous entrées and your favorite drink with your best buddies:
- Goodwood Tavern
7330 East Stetson Drive
Hearty burgers, hot pretzels, and a long list of satisfying cocktails – everything on the Tavern’s menu will make your taste buds feel like a champ. Look for this gem in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale.
- Famous 48
8989 North Scottsdale Road
With a laid-back vibe combined with its sophisticated menu, Famous 48 offers the classic American sports fan experience with an elevated artisanal cuisine approach. The Short Rib Melt and Pork Dip are must-try items – and those are just from the sandwich menu.
- K O’Donnell’s
14850 North Northsight Boulevard
An upscale restaurant with a casual vibe, K O’Donnell’s has more than 40 TVs to make you sure you can root for your favorite home squad in style. Along with the big game, enjoy Southwestern favorites with your choice from the 16 beers available on tap.
- The Blue Moose
7373 East Scottsdale Mall #22
Old Town Scottsdale is home to this fan-favorite sports bar. Even when your favorite team is not playing, you still have plenty of reasons to drop by. Spend time here playing pool with your buddies, or have a meal before the next show at the nearby Scottsdale Center for the Arts.
- Goldie’s Neighborhood Sports Café
10135 East Vía Linda
Designed with the rabid sports fan in mind, Goldie’s captures the vibe of the perfect hometown sports dive and watering hole. The place boasts of five 10-foot HD TVs that makes you feel just like you’re right there at the game. You can also play pool or shuffleboard with your friends when the competitive bug bites.
- Bottled Blonde Pizzeria + Beer Garden
7340 East Indian Plaza #100
Hot and fresh pizza. Cold and crisp beer. A heart-stopping live game. Sounds like the recipe for the perfect evening, right? Well, wait until you add the al fresco setting to the mix. All these make Bottled Blonde a popular choice in Scottsdale’s ever-vibrant Entertainment District.
- RnR Gastropub
3737 North Scottsdale Road
Heart-pumping thrills never stop here – whether it’s because of the live game playing on more than 30 TVs throughout the restaurant or simply because of the bustling crowd. RnR’s menu features snack plates ideal for sharing or hearty entrées that redefine American comfort food.
- Duke’s Sports Bar and Grill
7607 East McDowell Road
This place confidently calls itself “Scottsdale’s favorite sports bar since 1998” and you won’t hear its loyal patrons complaining. Here, you make a special event out of any big game night by availing of a special game viewing package – whether it’s from the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, or even from your local high school or collegiate league.
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