Whether you enjoy watching the game with wings and beer or prefer to cheer on your home team with a craft cocktail and an elevated dining experience, this list has you covered. Here are our top restaurant choices for where to watch football this season.
Cover 3: Craving something other than wings and beer? Head to COVER 3. The Austin-owned, upscale sports restaurant boasts elevated bar food, craft cocktails, high-end wines, and enough TVs to watch every player on your fantasy team—not to mention an impressive number of awards (the sports bar was previously named to CNN's "101 of the best sports bars in the U.S.") From its enticing menu to its name, COVER 3 is a natural fit on game day. Downtown, 1717 W. 6th St.; North Austin, 2700 W. Anderson Ln.; Round Rock, 2800 N. Interstate Hwy. 35
The Tavern: Established in 1916, The Tavern has become a go-to for Austin football fans (as they say on their site: "If there's a game, it's on at The Tavern.") The West side sports bar features 46 TVs and a menu that never fails. Put The Tavern on your list of destinations for at least one game this season. 922 W. 12th St.
The Local Post Pub: Located on Burnet Road, The Local Post Pub has everything you'd need to watch the game—from more than 20 TVs, bar food classics like chicken wings and burgers, or the 10-pound can of nachos that is sure to satisfy any hungry football fan (or group of fans). 7113 Burnet Rd.
Black Sheep Lodge: Black Sheep Lodge is the perfect spot for those craving the classic combination of football, burgers, and beer. In addition to its famously delicious burger, this South Lamar sports bar also offers discounted pitchers of your favorite pours on Sundays. Grab a table indoors or outside—there are plenty of TVs to choose from. 2108 S. Lamar Blvd.
The Park: Is your team playing early? The Park has you covered: With its $16 brunch buffet from 11:00 am-3:00 pm, and a $5 Bloody Mary bar until 5:00 pm on Sundays, feeling satisfied is a guarantee (that is, depending on your team's outcome). If this offer isn't a touchdown, we don't know what is. 11601 Domain Dr. #200; 4025 S. Lamar Blvd.