Phoenix sports bars: 9 places around the Valley to catch the big game

Posted at 6:33 PM, Jun 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-01 11:03:25-04

Watching the game at home has its perks, but so does going somewhere

Here are a few places around the Valley to catch the big game.

Cold Beer & Cheeseburgers

Cold Beer & Cheeseburgers

Good food. Cold beer. Plenty of TVs. Nothing more to say than that.

Chandler: 1980 W. Germann Road, Chandler AZ 85286
Old Town Scottsdale: 4222 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale AZ 85251
Scottsdale: 20831 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale AZ 85255
Scottsdale: 10767 N. 116th Street, Scottsdale AZ 85259


OHSO Brewery

Technically OHSO isn't a sports bar. But, it features a low-key environment for the casual to bandwagon sports fan to enjoy being with good company, while also catching glimpses of the game.

Arcadia: 4900 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix
Paradise Valley: 10810 N. Tatum Blvd., Phoenix AZ 85028
N. Scottsdale: 15681 N. Hayden Road, Scottsdale AZ 85018

Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill

Thirsty Lion's Gilbert location (San Tan Village) is the newest location in the Valley.. Inside you can watch the game from the TVs behind the bar, while enjoying local and national brews. If you want a bite to eat, all of their food is made from scratch.

Tempe: 2000 E. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe AZ 85281
Scottsdale: 7014 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale AZ 85251
Gilbert: 2212 E. Williams Field Road, Gilbert AZ 85297



Zipps Sports Grill

Zipps is the bar for the sports fan. It offers a relaxing environment and a lot of TVs. With a dozen of them around the Valley, it's almost in every neighborhood.

There are 12 locations around the Valley in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Gilbert, Chandler, and Tempe
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Four Peaks Brewery

Four Peaks

Four Peaks off Eight Street has a large dining room and bar. You know you're in a brewery. With TVs throughout, you won't miss the game.

8th Street Brewery: 1340 E. 8th Street, Tempe, AZ 85281 (flagship)
Four Peaks Grill & Tap: 15745 N. Hayden Road, Scottsdale AZ 85260
Tasting Room on Wilson: 2401 S. Wilson Street, Tempe AZ 85282
Four Peaks Sky Harbor Terminal 4: 3400 E. Sky Harbor Blvd., Phoenix AZ 85034

Santan Brewery

SanTan Brewing Company

SanTan is located in downtown Chandler. It has a few TVs above the bar to watch the game. They brew their own beers, some award-winning, and the menu has everything from sliders to onion rings to nachos and pizzas.

8 South San Marcos Place, Chandler AZ 85225


Majerle's Sports Grill

Everyone knows who Dan Makerle is. But, did you know that the first Majerle's Sports Grill opened in 1992 in downtown Phoenix. Since then, three other locations have opened. The menu has burgers, sandwiches, and apps if you're looking for a quick bite.

Chandler: 3095 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler AZ 85226
Desert Ridge: 21001 N. Tatum Blvd., Phoenix AZ 85050
Downtown Phoenix: 24 N. Second Street, Phoenix AZ 85004
Goodyear: 13375 W. McDowell Road, Goodyear AZ 85395

Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery

Did you know the Tilted Kilt headquarters is in Tempe, Arizona? Now we have five locations in the Valley. But the first Tilted Kilt actually opened in Las Vegas.

Phoenix: 2 E. Jefferson Street, Phoenix
Tempe: 660 W. Warner Road, Tempe
Paradise Valley: 4731 E. Cactus Road, Paradise Valley
Scottsdale: 7077 E. Bell Road, Scottsdale
Peoria: 16840 N. 83rd Avenue, Peoria

Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings is good for any sports fan--the casual, the bandwagoner and the die-hard. You have wings and a bunch of sauces to choose from. Plus, TVs all around. Not a bad spot to watch a couple of games at once.

There are nine locations in Tempe, Phoenix, Glendale, Chandler, Gilbert, etc.
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Obviously there are many other local sports pubs around the Valley. If you have a favorite, go there. Let us know about it in the comments below.