Football season has finally arrived. Whether you’re cheering for the Dallas Cowboys, the Houston Texans, or another team, you can put on your jersey and watch the big game at these San Antonio sports bars:

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Where: 1806 NW Loop 1604, San Antonio, Texas 78248

What: This upscale sports bar caters to all types of fans. Not only do they serve beer, cocktails, and regular bar food like burgers and sandwiches, but they also offer salads, seafood, and specially made pastries. As far as watching the game goes, they play all the major networks and your can call ahead to make sure they’re broadcasting your favorite team.

Charlie Brown’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill

Where: 11888 Starcrest Drive, Suite 101, San Antonio, Texas 78247

What: Charlie Brown’s is your typical, local sports bar. They serve traditional bar food, including burgers, sandwiches, and wings as well as beer and cocktails. They have 11 TVs that play all of the network games as well as those on the NFL Sunday Ticket and NFL Network. If you have any non-football fans joining you, Charlie Brown’s also has games like beer pong, karaoke, trivia, and live music.

Mad Dogs

Where: 123 Losoya Street, Suite 19, San Antonio, Texas 78205

What: Located in the River Walk, Mad Dogs is an authentic British pub. Along with traditional bar food, they serve fish and chips, Scottish pies, and bangers and mash. They sell domestic and imported beers as well as unique cocktails. They have 16 TVs and two jumbo screens, which makes it a great place to watch the game. If you want something extra special, they are known for throwing lavish theme parties, playing live music, and having celebrity sightings.


Where: 6422 Babcock Road, San Antonio, Texas 78249

What: Coming in as third runner up in a “Best Sports Bar” poll, Shenanygans is a classic San Antonio spot to watch football every Sunday. They have 18 TVs, so you won’t miss a moment of the action. For those dreaded commercials or in between games, they have pool tables, darts, and, of course, delicious food and drinks. On nights when the game isn’t on, look for their special events, beer pong tournaments, karaoke, and poker nights.

The Hangar

Where: 8203 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas 78209

What: Touchdown at this bar for all the NFL and college football games this season. They screen all the big games as well as UFC fights, so you’ll never miss a moment. If you want a break, they have a ton of games, including giant jenga, giant beer pong, shuffle board, darts, cornhole, and many more. Along with traditional bar food, they have over 70 rotating craft beers on tap, 32 oz. mini pitchers of their signature drinks, and bottomless mimosas on the weekends. What more could you ask for?

These five bars represent some of the best that San Antonio has to offer. Between the food, drinks, games, and TVs playing all of the games, you’re sure to have a great time enjoying your favorite time of the year. Let us know in the comments below if you have a favorite sports bar in the San Antonio area!

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