15 Best Sports Bars In Manhattan, New York - Updated 2022

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Often referred to as New York’s most popular borough, Manhattan is also a cultural and financial hub. This town is home to amazing skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and the famous Times Square. From theatres and museums to sports bars, you will never run out of things to do or places to see in this small area. So if you are a sports enthusiast who loves to watch a live screening of matches with fellow buddies, then we have shortlisted a few places for your sports bar requirements. Take a look at the best sports bars in Manhattan, New York.

1. Tap Haus 33

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

Posted by Tap Haus 33 on Monday, November 18, 2019

Priding itself as New York City’s first PYOB (pour-your-own-beer) Bar, Tap Haus 33 features 40 self-service beer taps that all serve different styles of beer from various breweries around the world. There is also a full bar that serves cocktails, spirits, and food.

With 15 big-screen TVs and projectors, Tap Haus 33 is a great place to drink beer and enjoy watching sports with your homies. As for food quality, this sports bar guarantees great-tasting beer that’s sure to leave a wonderful impression on your taste buds.

Tap Haus 33

Address: 14 E 33rd St, New York, NY 10016, United States

Website: Tap Haus 33

Opening hours: Mon - Wed: 5pm - 11pm; Thu - Fri: 5pm - 1am; Sat: 3pm - 1am; Sun: 1pm - 10pm

2. The Grayson

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

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Posted by The Grayson NYC on Thursday, January 13, 2022

Boasting an extensive beer menu, 45 HD TVs, and 9 laser projectors, The Grayson offers a wide variety of beer, drafts, and bottles alongside a well-crafted menu composed of cocktails, fine wine, and a full food menu that also has a wide range of dishes, from casual food to accompany your beer to delectable fine dining dishes.

There is also a DJ booth that plays the latest-trending music that encourages you to dance while watching your favorite sports shows or cheer for your favorite teams.

The Grayson

Address: 16 1st Ave., New York, NY 10009, United States

Website: The Grayson

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 5pm - 1am; Fri - Sat: 12pm - 4am; Sun: 12pm - 1am

3. Dive 75

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

Posted by Dive 75 on Friday, September 27, 2019

Dive 75 offers a wide selection of tap beer, draft beer, and craft beer that’s complemented by the bar’s wonderful ambiance. There is a fish tank, internet jukebox, and board games that are quirky additions to a great drinking experience with your buddies. The bar guarantees great beer quality that is sure to make an impression.

The place is normally not crowded and the drinks are affordable, making this sports bar a great place to simply chill and enjoy the games on the TV.

Dive 75

Address: 101 W 75th St, New York, NY 10023, United States

Website: Dive 75

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

4. Bodega 88

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Posted by Bodega 88 on Friday, August 5, 2016

This urban sports bar offers not only beer but also a food menu composed of Latin-inspired dishes, tacos, salads, burgers, sides, and many more. As for drinks, the sports bar offers cocktails, bottled beer, draught beer, wines, and many more.

You can also set up a private event in the bar for up to 40 people. With the extensive menu and the surrounding flat-screen TVs, you are guaranteed a great time as you drink to your favorite player or sports team.

Bodega 88

Address: 573 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10024, United States

Website: Bodega 88

Opening hours: Mon - Wed: 3pm - 11:30pm; Thu - Sun: 12pm - 11:30pm

5. All Stars Sports Bar & Grill

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Posted by All Stars Sports Bar & Grill on Thursday, August 12, 2021

All Stars Sports Bar & Grill has over 25 TVs that allow you to watch many of the big sports games out there and also complement your meal or drink. This traditional American grill restaurant and sports bar offer a spacious dining area alongside a wide variety of food like burgers, gluten-free wings, desserts, pizza, wraps, and sandwiches.

For drinks, the restaurant offers a wide variety as well like rum, gin, draft beer, vodka, and so much more. There are also three large rooms that can also be used to host private or semi-private events.

All Stars Sports Bar & Grill

Address: 327 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019, United States

Website: All Stars Sports Bar & Grill

Opening hours: 12pm - 10:30pm (daily)

6. Blondies Sports

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Source: Photo by Flickr user Dylan DiBona used under CC BY 2.0

One of the most popular sports bars in Manhattan, Blondies Sports offers a nice and classy sitting area with several big-screen TVs to enjoy the ongoing matches. That’s not all, they also have a pub food menu that you can try out while watching some epic matches here. Don’t forget to go for their specialty which is the buffalo wings and wraps. Besides great service, the place also exudes good vibes perfect for hanging out with your friends or significant other.

Blondies Sports

Address: 212 W 79th St, New York, NY 10024, United States

Website: Blondies Sports

Opening hours: Sat - Sun: 1pm - 10pm; Mon - Fri: 3pm - 10pm

7. The Supply House

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If you are looking for a more casual sports bar, then The Supply House is a great place to consider. This is a rustic, brick-walled sports bar where you can hang out with your favorite people and watch games together. The bar is spacious and offers stools and booths to sit down. Also, they have a wide collection of liquor, draft beer, and specialty cocktails. This sports bar also serves amazing food and the prices are reasonable for the quantity they provide. Whether you’re up for a game-viewing session or just a quick brunch with friends, this restaurant will never disappoint you.

The Supply House

Address: 1647 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028, United States

Website: The Supply House

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

8. Stax NYC

Editor’s note: Establishment is permanently closed.

Stax NYC is another casual sports bar with big-screen TVs. It also comes with a spacious area where you can meet up with friends or watch matches with other sports enthusiasts. They offer happy hour for customers who are looking for a fun place to chill and enjoy. This bar and grill restaurant serves some amazing food such as mini pretzels, buffalo chicken, and potato tower. The staff is friendly and the atmosphere is great for a sports person looking for other fans to bond with.

Stax NYC

Address: 1485 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10075, United States

Website: Stax NYC

Opening hours: Fri - Sun: 12pm - 12am; Mon - Thu: 4pm - 12am

9. The Three Monkeys

Three Monkeys NYC
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If you are looking for a sports bar that can accommodate a large number of people, then you should check out The Three Monkeys. With over thirty draft brews and a two-floor deck, this sports bar offers only good vibes with its classy decor and amazing service. The big TV screens here are ideal for watching your favorite matches with some friends. In case you get hungry, opt for some tasty sliders, nachos, and briskets.

The Three Monkeys

Address: 236 W 54th St, New York, NY 10019, United States

Website: The Three Monkeys

Opening hours: Fri - Sat: 2:30pm - 11pm; Sun - Thu: 1:30pm - 10pm

10. Shorty's

Shorty's
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Shorty’s bar is an amazing hangout place for sports fanatics. Even though the bar is small, it still makes for an ideal place to meet up with friends and watch a match together. The bar has a nice rustic vibe with a wooden bar top, brick walls, and big-screen TVs. Apart from the homey ambiance, this bar also serves cheesesteak and 20 draft brews, making it one of the sought-after hangout places in Manhattan.

Shorty's

Address: 66 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016, United States

Website: Shorty’s

Opening hours: Thu - Sat: 11am - 2am; Sun - Wed: 11am - 1am (closed on Thu & Fri)

11. Smithfield Hall NYC

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Smithfield Hall NYC is one of the best soccer bars in Manhattan where you can wear your favorite team jersey and cheer with fellow fans. There are lots of huge TVs available in this bar which further sets the mood. The bar is quite spacious with a huge sitting area to enjoy food and drinks while watching your favorite match. They also serve some late-night cocktails that go perfectly well with their chicken and waffles. If you wish to see a specific match, don’t hesitate to contact them ahead of time.

Smithfield Hall NYC

Address: 138 W 25th St, New York, NY 10001, United States

Website: Smithfield Hall NYC

Opening hours: 10am - 3:30am (daily)

12. Gym Sportsbar

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Gym Sportsbar is one of the few gay bars in the city where you can watch a match on TVs installed on walls. This bar gives off a rustic feel along with brick walls and shiny wooden bartop. They also have a basement lounge where you can meet up with friends and a pool table to keep you occupied if you are not into watching sports. You can also listen to great music, play arcade games, and take a sip from a glass of beer.

Gym Sportsbar

Address: 167 8th Ave, New York, NY 10011, United States

Website: Gym Sportsbar

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

13. Bounce Sporting Club

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If you are looking for a more classy sports bar with private booths, then Bounce Sporting Club is a good bar to check out. This sports bar offers a delicious menu and signature cocktails, making the whole experience here more fun. Some DJs regularly hold events to keep customers entertained. Plus, you can visit during the happy hour for cheap drinks and make the most of the ambiance here.

Bounce Sporting Club

Address: 55 W 21st St, New York, NY 10010, United States

Website: Bounce Sporting Club

Opening hours: Fri - Sun: 12pm - 4am; Mon - Thu: 12pm - 3am

14. Kettle of Fish

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A low-key bar in West Village, Kettle of Fish is a 1950s sports bar that offers drinks and games to all sports enthusiasts. This place has an old-world charm and is usually packed with Packers fans watching matches on huge TV screens. There are also arcade games and darts to indulge in while songs are playing on the jukebox. The place is indeed very cozy due to its reasonably priced food and polite servers.

Kettle of Fish

Address: 59 Christopher St, New York, NY 10014, United States

Website: Kettle of Fish

Opening hours: Sat - Sun: 2pm - 4am; Mon - Fri: 3pm - 4am

15. Finnerty's

Finnerty's NYC
Source: Photo by Flickr user Erwin Bernal

This Irish sports bar in Manhattan is a place where you can watch almost any match with a keg of delicious beer. The best thing about this bar is that you get to bring your own food for a more relaxing and fun game-viewing session. This East Village sports bar offers a wide range of tap beer and holds trivia night every week just to make your stay here more exciting.

Finnerty's

Address: 221 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003, United States

Website: Finnerty’s

Opening hours: 12pm - 4am (daily)

Enjoy a live-screening with amazing food and ambiance

Choosing the right environment for live screenings with your best buds will only make the experience more memorable. If you are looking for a bar to drink beer and watch games with your friends, then you should check out the best sports bars in Manhattan, New York.

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