It is almost football season, the first NFL playoff game of the year was last week and unless you grew up around New York City then chances are you are not a Giants or Jets fan. If you support a team outside of the local NY teams then check out one of the NFL team bars in New York City.
If you don’t have a specific team that you support there are a ton of sports bars in NYC for you to choose from but it always makes a game more exciting when everyone watching is rooting for the same team.
There doesn’t seem to be too many Cardinals fans in New York City so Cards fans share this Union Square sports bar with Tennessee Titan fans.
118 E. 15th St., New York, NY 10003
The Watering Hole Bar and Restaurant
According to the Falcons NYC fan page, the Watering Hole is where Atlanta fans meet on Sunday. It’s a self-proclaimed Falcons bar.
106 E. 19th St., New York, NY 10003
Mustang Harry’s Fine Foods & Spirits
Mustang Harry’s is the place to be for every Raven’s game, according to the Baltimore Ravens Meetup group.
352 7th Ave., New York, NY 10001
McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon & Calico Jack’s
This is the official venue that is listed on the New York Buffalo Bills Backers, here. They offer $30 unlimited drafts and wings the entire game.
McFadden’s – 800 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10017
Calico Jack’s -802 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10017
Brother Jimmy’s BBQ, Upper East Side location
Make sure that you head to the Brother Jimmy’s on the Upper East Side if you are Panther’s fan; otherwise you will be hanging out with a bunch of people from Cleveland.
1485 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10075
The Overlook Bear’s viewing party is in it’s eighth year as the “Biggest Biggest Bears Bar Outside of Chicago.”
225 E. 44th St. (between Second & Third Ave.), New York, NY
Phebe’s Tavern & Grill
On game days, they sell shirt lettered in tiger stripes that say Phebe’s on the front and “Welcome to the jungle” on the back. They serve Skyline Chili and have a bunch of Bengals memorabilia. — CincyJungle.com. Standing’s, on 7th btwn 2/3rd, website also says that they are the home of the Bengals but it seems like Phebe’s is the place to be.
359 Bowery, New York, NY 10003
Brother Jimmy’s BBQ, the Union Square Location
There are a couple of places that say that they are a Browns bar, but it seems like the Brown’s Backers Facebook page for Brother Jimmy’s Union Square has more members in the group than the rest of them.
116 E. 16th St., New York, NY 10003
Stone Creek Bar & Lounge
You will find Cowboys fans at the Stone Creek every Sunday according to the Dallas Cowboy’s NYC Hardcore Fans.
140 E. 27th St., New York, NY 10016
The Broncos New York meetup group declares Stout Flagship on 33rd the place to watch the Broncos in New York City
842 Second Ave., New York, NY 10017
Mercury Bar in Kips Bay is a proud Michigan sports bar – they show games from a bunch of Michigan sports teams – you can find the Detroit Lion’s spirit here.
493 3rd Avenue, New York NY 10016
Green Bay Packers
Kettle of Fish
Kettle of Fish’s website says that they are the biggest Packer’s viewing with the exception of Lambeau Field. If you follow the Packer’s then head to the West Village.
59 Christopher St., New York, NY 10014
Avenida Tex-Mex Cantina
In true Texas spirit, Avenida serves Shiner, Lone Star, Tito’s, queso, and other favorite Texas snacks at this Tex Mex bar and restaurant in the East Village.
You can RSVP here.25 Avenue B (between 2nd & 3rd St.), New York, NY
If you are a Colts fan head to Keats and while some places say that this is also a Denver Broncos bar, the main Broncos bar is Stout.
842 Second Ave., New York, NY 10017
If you are one of the few people that support the Jaguars then you are going to want to head to Legends this season.
6 W. 33rd St., New York, NY 10001
Kansas City Chiefs
John Brown Smokehouse
If you enjoy a little KC BBQ with your Sunday football then head to John Brown’s in Long Island City. The other option in Manhattan was Village Pourhouse until they closed a couple of months ago.
10-43 44th Dr., Long Island City, NY 11101
Los Angeles Chargers
The Charger’s might have moved from San Diego to Los Angeles, but you can still head to Double Wife to watch and support the team.
505 E 12th St, New York, New York 10009
Los Angeles Rams
The Rams do not have their own bar but maybe that will change now that they moved back to LA. Sundays. Normally we would recommend a St. Louis bar but you might just want to check out Foley’s.
18 W 33rd St., New York, NY 10001
Slattery’s Midtown Pub
According to Slattery’s website, they are home to the Miami Dolphins and the North Carolina Tarheel’s (College Basketball).
8 E. 36th St., New York, NY 10016
The Viking bar in NYC is Bar None on 3rd avenue. They have relatively good drinks that are reasonably priced.
98 3rd Ave., New York, NY 10003
New England Patriots
Professor Thom’s Bar and Restaurant
Professor Thom’s is a New England sports team bar in the East Village that has pretty good drink specials, TVs over the bar, a big screen, and even TVs at a number of the tables. They also show all Red Sox, Bruin, Celtic, and surprisingly, University of Michigan games.
219 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10003
Alternative: If you are looking for something uptown, Tir Na Nog Times Square is the self-proclaimed largest group of Patriots fans in NYC.
New Orleans Saints
Bourbon Street Bar & Grille
Bourbon Street is an all-things-New Orleans bar. Therefore, it’s only natural that it would be the game-day spot for New Orleans Saints fans. This fact is confirmed by the bio on its Twitter page.
346 W. 46th St., New York, NY 10036
New York Giants
You can pretty much go anywhere to see the game. We always like Ainsworth on 26th St.
122 W 26th St, New York, NY 10001
New York Jets
Van Diemen’s has a fun atmosphere and some of the best wings of any sports bar in NYC. There are a ton of TVs and drink specials including an all-you-can-drink special. The best place is at the bar, so get there early.
383 3rd Ave., New York, NY
The Oakland Raiders NYC fan page lists Peter Dillon’s as its game-day spot. While they may or may not be moving to Las Vegas you can hang out with other fans of the Silver and Black every game day.
130 E. 40th St., New York, NY 10016
Turtle Bay NYC
There are a number of bars that you can watch the Philadelphia Eagles with other Eagle fans.
987 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10022
Alternatives: There are a number of Shorty’s Bars and Wogie’s that are both Philadelphia-themed sports bar famous for their Philly cheesesteaks.
The Irish Exit
The Pittsburgh Facebook fan page says that Irish Exit is the place to be on Sunday. They have a bunch of food and drink specials like The RoethlisbUrger and the Chuck Noll Nachos.
978 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10022
San Francisco 49ers
They show all Bay-Area games including the Golden State Warriors, Giants, Sharks, and of course the 49ers.
221 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10003
The Seahawks bar in Manhattan is at Carlow East on Lexington. This is the place to go for the 12th man in New York City and with the recent success of the Seahawks there will be a good turnout.
1254 Lexington Ave., New York, NY 10028
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Stillwater Bar & Grill
While Stillwater Bar & Grill is mainly a OSU bar on Saturdays, you will find the Buccaneer’s fans in New York City here on game day.
78-80 E 4th St., New York, NY 10003
The Titans don’t seem to have their own bar but rather share SideBAR with the Arizona Cardinal fans.
118 E. 15th St., New York, NY 10003
The Washington Redskins
Dorrian’s Red Hand
Dorrian’s has been the home to NYC Redskin fans for over the past decade. They have a Redskin rally and everything. Make sure to get there early because they get to standing room only.
1616 2nd Ave. (corner of 84th St.) NYC, NY 10028