Manhattan Pubs & Sports Bars
Looking for a place to wet your whistle? Drop in for a cold one at a local Manhattan pub or sports bar. Saddle up to the bar or pull up a chair and nosh on nibblies while watching the game. Pubs and sports bars usually feature a full menu and TVs for watching major sports events. Be sure to read all about Manhattan's pubs and sports bars in the descriptions below along with maps and reviews.
With over 100 international beers on offer, this Hells Kitchen sports pub is popular with beer lovers. The menu features specialty sandwiches, burgers, sliders, pizza, pasta, steak and more.
This cozy sports pub boasts a friendly staff, Guinness on tap and all of the national and international sporting events on big screen TVs. A range of pub favorites are on the menu including burgers, steaks, salads and more.
Rack 'em up at Soho Billiards, a classic pool hall that doesn't try to impress by being uber-hip. Pool tables, beers, snacks and a chilled out, fun atmosphere are on offer.
Wharf Bar and Grill offers a break from the ultra chic lounges and instead provides an unpretentious place to relax and unwind with friends. They have a large outdoor deck with a retractable roof that is open year-round, as well as several plasma TV's and 16 beers on tap.
Slate is a funky, upscale and trendy pool hall that specializes in hosting special events. Boasting that everyone "gets the red carpet treatment", the bar hosts every thing from birthday and bachelor parties to Bar Mitzvahs and fundraisers.
Sink into a cozy booth or shimmy up to the round bar for a drink at this downtown gastro pub. The menu offers starters, soups, salads, sliders and more fancy, updated versions of comfort food.
Hosting a crowd that ranges from the trendy, artsy type to those with Boho or hippie leanings, Max Fish is colorful and eclectic. The bar displays the work of local artists and music finds the masses via a jukebox.
This popular pub in the village is standing room only on the weekends. The charbroiled burger with roquefort cheese and shoestring fries is a favorite of famed chef Jamie Oliver and the mulled wine provides a toasty kick after a long day.
Proud to be NYC`s "oldest continually operating saloon", McSorley's Old Ale House was established in 1854. A variety of ales and lagers are on offered on tap at the popular local, and the menu features pub favorites.
The Manchester prides itself on its revolving selection of craft beers and the great food on offer to pair with it. When it comes to sports, the pub is all about soccer but will also show other major sporting events.
Wings are the specialty at this popular sports pub which also offers a range of pub favorites. The other specialty is the dozens and dozens of international and micro-brewed beers on offer.
Attached to the Public Theater, Joe's Pub has hosted up-and-coming local bands as well as internationally renowned favorites. Showcasing up to three bands each night of the week, the bar is one of NYC's most popular live music venues.
Located in Midtown Manhattan, the aim at Tír na nÓg is to offer a traditional, friendly Irish pub experience with a tasty "New American" menu. With an interior or dark wood (some pieces even brought over from Ireland) and a drinks menu of beers and wine, the pub is a great place to relax and unwind after a long day at work or sightseeing.
Located on Restaurant Row, O'Flaherty's is an upscale Irish pub offering fun in the form of pool tables and darts. The pub serves a range of beers on tap and the menu includes Irish and American favorites.
Kinsale's is a fun, friendly and boisterous Irish-pub inspired sports bar. Patrons watch the latest sports match on flat screen TVs and munch of food from a menu that offers traditional Irish favorites along with tasty pub food.
Q Lounge puts new English on the time honored game of pool, elevating it to a new level of sophisticated nightlife, entertainment and sport. Q Lounge features 16 billiard tables, two giant movie screens and 20 television screens, a VIP Lounge, table tennis, and the Lower Level dance club (available for private events).
A sports bar, restaurant and outdoor cafe make up the Joshua Tree in a contemporary and decidedly New York style. Located on Restaurant Row, they are open 7 days a week to offer a large beer and drink list. The sports bar features two levels and an array of large screen TVs. The restaurant features world cuisine specializing in surf and turf. The outdoor cafe is popular in summer with second-level dining that overlooks the area.
Boasting an interior of high ceilings, dazzling chandeliers, a skylight and wood furnishings, O'Lunney's is a traditional Irish bar the oozes sophistication and class. The menu offer an impressive variety of foods favorites from a range of countries and, of course, there is Guinness on tap.
Offering Guinness, private party rooms, delivery and take out and live entertainment.
Bounce NYC is a funky sports bar with a decidedly night-clubby vibe. Patrons watch football, basketball, hockey, baseball and more while enjoying a menu of appetizers, burgers, wraps, sandwiches and more.
This casual East Village pub offers menus of Irish and American-inspired dishes, daily food and drink promotions, weekend brunches, full bar services and is open daily at noon until late.
At the Watering Hole Bar & Restaurant, a variety of sporting events are broadcast throughout the week, with lively karaoke hosted on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights. The menu features classic pub fare, including nachos, buffalo wings, and potato skins.
An old-fashioned New York tavern, Puffy's has seen a great many things over the past decades. And, while the atmosphere of TriBeCa continues to evolve, Puffy's remains a spot for one and all.
Ulysses features 18 draft beers, 50 bottled beers and cask ale ale for patrons to enjoy. A favorite with the local after work crowd, the bar keeps pouring drinks till it closes at 4am.
In addition to a rowdy karaoke night, the Hairy Monk offers full Irish breakfast daily and 19 beers on tap. On the weekends, a full brunch menu is available and includes complimentary beverages.
SNAP stands for sports, nightlife and pastime, and it lacks none of the three. A full kitchen and 16 LCD TV's ranging up to 70 inches compliment the 32 beers and signature cocktails they serve.
Broome Street Bar is located on West Broadway in Manhattan. Typical pub fare is offered.
With four bars spread out over three floors, Sutton Place features 18 TVs as well as four large screens that play a range of sporting events. DJs spin some on some evenings and the bar boasts a rooftop patio.
This funky and friendly Irish pub offers Guinness on tap and gets rowdy during live folk music performances. Get cozy inside or, on a warm day, enjoy a pint in the beer garden.
The staff at this pub strives to make each person who comes through the door feel special. From properly pulled Guiness to an impressive selection of wines by the glass, the beverage selection is robust. In addition, the food menu features lunch, dinner, and brunch specials and the LED screens broadcast popular sporting events.
Oliver's Bar and Grill is a place to unwind, listen to music and enjoy a variety of pub fare. Burgers, steak and fries are among the choices.
Award winning, handcrafted beers and delicious house-made sodas compliment the innovative American cuisine. Tour group packages, cocktail parties, beer tasting, pre-theater dinners, sit down lunch and dinner. Four locations: Union Square, Times Square, Radio City, and South St. Seaport.
Rudy's Bar & Grill
A large pink pig marks the entrance to this Hell's Kitchen institution. The menu is simple, with ice cold pints at reasonable prices and complimentary hot dogs. During the day, locals toss back a few at the bar and shoot the breeze, while at night, the atmosphere is lively with an eclectic crowd from all over the world.
The Amsterdam Alehouse is located on the corner of Amsterdam Avenue and 76th Street in Manhattan. With an extensive list of beverages and pub fare food to choose from, this is a great place to stop in for a bite to eat.
The Hudson Bar, located in the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers, offers a casual atmosphere filled with flat-screen TVs, data ports and NTN Entertainment. Classic American cuisine is served in this upscale pub.