10 Best Sports Bars In Brooklyn, New York

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The most populous borough of New York, Brooklyn, has a multitude of things to offer to everyone. With its rich cultural heritage and historic significance, this place has rapidly grown over the years. Starting right from entrepreneurship, to design, art, entertainment, and sports, Brooklyn has something in store for everyone. Brooklyn has had a long history of love for sports. Their major league basketball team, the Brooklyn Nets has dominated the basketball world in the past. Sports encourages enthusiasm among Brooklynites and visitors as well. A good beer with a live sports screening in a nice bar–can life get any better? For the love of sports, we have curated a few places in Brooklyn which will cater to all your sports bar needs. Here are the best sports bars in Brooklyn, New York.

1. Keg & Lantern Brewing Company

$5 pints all night to celebrate 4 years of brewing! Come on by and check out the new brews we got for you. #CucumberKolsch #CoffeeSour #TropicalStout #happyhour #brooklyn

Posted by Keg & Lantern Brewing Company on Monday, 13 August 2018

Keg & Lantern Brewing Company is located on Nassau Avenue. It is a cozy place that will win you over with their comfortable seating and great food. You can watch the games here, mostly NFL and NHL. Beware as the rivalries might get a little sour if the table next to you is a fan of the losing team! Just kidding! This is an amazing place with some great American cuisine, fresh beer selections, and a flat-screen TV for your sports watching experience. Who wouldn’t love the combination of beer and sports!

Keg & Lantern Brewing Company

Address: 97 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222, United States

Website: Keg & Lantern Brewing Company

Opening hours: 11am - 4am (daily)

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2. Banter Bar

Banter Bar stands true to its names by all means. It is a great place to enjoy football–they livescreen all the big Euro soccer matches. They have an extensive beer menu which will surely have something to go with your taste. The food is also good so you will always find something delicious to munch on as you enjoy the matches. It is great to have this place in the vicinity for all the football lovers as not many places show soccer matches. The owners are game fans and have provided a lot of TVs for a great match experience in the place.

Banter Bar

Address: 132 Havemeyer St, Brooklyn, NY 11211, United States

Website: Banter Bar

Opening hours: Sat: 7:30am - 4am; Sat: 8:30am - 2am; Mon - Tue: 12pm - 2am; Wed - Fri: 12pm - 4am

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3. h Down Sports Bar

4th Down Sports Bar is a huge place with about 16 TVs for telecasting all the big games. In case they don’t happen to be running any game, you can ask them and they will turn on the game you want to watch. They have a rooftop bar as well so it is a perfect spot for a date night over some games. This place also has a pool table and a lot of video games, attracting all the sports lovers. So either play games or watch one–it is entirely up to you. The menu selection is good, too, with a variety of drinks and food to choose from.

4th Down Sports Bar

Address: 750 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11211, United States

Website: 4th Down Sports Bar

Opening hours: Sat - Sun: 12pm - 3am; Mon - Fri: 2pm - 3am

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4. Clara's

New regular hours! We will be opening every day at noon. So come warch the Astros vs Rays at 1pm and the Braves vs...

Posted by Clara's on Monday, 7 October 2019

Clara’s is a cute place, mostly because of the name which is after the owner’s cute little daughter. Clara visits the bar often and loves to play around with everything in sight! This place offers choice sports screenings–you can request the game you want to watch and they will put it up for you. Clara’s is known for its buffalo wings, chicken sandwich, and pool tables apart from their sports screenings. They have a great food menu and an impressive drinks menu to go hand-in-hand.


Address:53 Wilson Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11237, United States

Website: Clara’s

Opening hours: Sat: 12pm - 4am; Sat: 12pm - 12am; Mon - Fri: 4pm - 4am

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5. Brooklyn Tap House

Brooklyn Tap House houses three large TVs to show a variety of games. There might be three different games playing on these TVs. The vibe of this place is hip and vibrant, with loud music and a great crowd. Regulars swear by the tasty food so along with the game, get ready to experience some really nice culinary options. The drinks menu is pretty elaborate and the staff makes sure to be polite and take care of you.

Brooklyn Tap House

Address:90 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205, United States

Website: Brooklyn Tap House

Opening hours: Sun: 12pm - 12am; Fri - Sat: 2pm - 2am; Mon - Thu: 3pm - 12am

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6. Berg'n

Berg'n has a huge projector screen to screen the games. It is a delight for all the sports lovers! It features a beer garden with a rooftop, with plenty of beers handcrafted for you–isn’t it a delight? They have a picnic table setting with four food vendors to choose from. Their pizzas are delicious! The refreshing craft beers are truly crafted to suit your taste. The bar menu is extensive and offers a variety of cocktails along with the beers.


Address: 899 Bergen St, Brooklyn, NY 11238, United States

Website: Berg'n

Opening hours: Sat: 10am - 1am; Sun: 10am - 11pm; Wed - Fri: 9am - 11pm (closed on Mon & Tue)

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7. Rhythm & Booze

Posted by Rhythm & Booze on Saturday, 25 February 2017

Rhythm & Booze is a cozy place int the neighborhood. They offer 14 TVs with all kinds of sports subscriptions to satisfy all your sports cravings. They have an extensive food menu. Weekend brunches are something to be tried for sure. They have delicious grilled food as well. You should definitely stop by!

Rhythm & Booze

Address: 1674 10th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215, United States

Website: Rhythm & Booze

Opening hours: Sun - Wed: 12pm - 1am; Thu - Sat: 12pm - 3am

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8. Fifth Avenue Restaurant and Sports Bar

Posted by 200 Fifth Restaurant, Bar and Grill on Sunday, 10 March 2019

200 Fifth Avenue Restaurant and Sports Bar is a great place to come cheer your favorite team. While your favorite team battles it out on the ground, you can enjoy the handcrafted cocktails and the delicious food here. They have about 40 beers on tap, which proves that beer can literally flow! They show all the big games, from all kinds of sports. If you want an outing full of fun, enthusiasm, sports, great food, and great beer, you should pay this place a visit. In addition to all this, they have musical nights as well.

200 Fifth Avenue Restaurant and Sports Bar

Address: 200 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217, United States

Website: 200 Fifth Avenue Restaurant and Sports Bar

Opening hours: Mon - Wed: 4pm - 12am; Thu: 4pm - 1am; Fri - Sat: 11am - 2am; Sun: 11am - 12am

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9. Emblem

Posted by Emblem on Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Emblem is a neighborhood place which would give you a lot of homely vibes. You can feel the comfort of watching the game from home when you are here. They have very rustic and minimalist decor, brick walls which give it a whole different vibe. They have a rotating menu of beer that should match your taste. They telecast live games, offer good food, and feature friendly and efficient staff. They have about 15 screens for the games and over 16 crafts on tap.


Address:187 Graham Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11206, United States

Website: Emblem

Opening hours: Mon - Tue, Thu - Fri: 5pm - 1am; Sat - Sun: 12pm - 1am (closed on Wed)

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10. Union Grounds

Boxing. Great college football lineup tonight. Come by. #onlyononetv #ugbk #carrollgardens #smithstreet

Posted by Union Grounds on Saturday, 7 December 2019

Named after the Union Grounds baseball park of Williamsburg, Union Grounds is a pub and restaurant situated in Brooklyn. This is a one-stop destination for all your food, sports, and drinks cravings. They offer delicious food and fresh beer. There are a lot of TVs to telecast games so you can expect any game of your choice to be running. This is a brick-walled pub which gives it a sporty and rustic vibe. Their quick ballpark eats easily go with the beer and game.

Union Grounds

Address: 270 Smith St between Degraw St &, Sackett St, Brooklyn, NY 11231, United States

Website: Union Grounds

Opening hours: Fri - Sun: 12pm - 12am; Mon - Thu: 3pm - 12am

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In the company of great sports, drinks, and food

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Source: Photo by user Janine used under CC BY 2.0

The fun and adrenaline rush of a sports game surely increase when we are in the right setting with the right people. Sports screenings definitely charge us up. So gather your friends and visit any of the sports bars above to have an amazing game experience. If you are headed alone, do not worry–you will surely find company here to match your interest in beer, game, and food!

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