Where to watch soccer

Here are places fans gather with friends to watch the national team's biggest game in eight years. Many local pro teams — including several listed below — will host viewing parties at stadiums and/or affiliated bars and restaurants.

Don't see you venue? Email Soccer America or tweet @SoccerAmerica with details of your favorite place to watch — bar, restaurant or pop-up with twitter handle.

The same if you know of plans for community watch parties or events during the World Cup.

(IMPORTANT: Be sure to check for opening hours, especially early game during the World Cup.)

The Poppy and Parliament, Huntsville

Tim Finnegan's, Glendale (@TimFinnegans)
Crown Public House, Phoenix
George Dragon, Phoenix (@GeorgeDragonPhx)
Walter Station Brewery, Phoenix (@WalterStationAz)
The Playground, Tucson

Joxer Daly, Culver City (@joxerdalysLA)
The Underground Pub, Hermosa Beach (@UndergroundPub)
The House of Football, Los Angeles
Athletic Club, Oakland
The New Parkway Theater, Oakland (@TheNewParkway)
Commonwealth Cafe & Pub, Oakland (@CmonOakland)
The Rose & Crown, Palo Alto (@roseandcrownpa)
Lucky Baldwins, Pasadena (@LuckyBaldwinsCA)
Pappy McGregor's, Paso Robles (@PasoPappyMcGs)
Henry's Lounge, Sacramento
Gaslamp Tavern, San Diego (@gaslamptavern)
O'Brien’s Pub, San Diego (@OBriensPubSD)
Shakespeare Pub, San Diego (@ShakespearePub1)
The Kezar Pub, San Francisco (@kezarpub)
Maggie McGarry's, San Francisco (@MaggieMcGarrys)
McTeague's Saloon, San Francisco @McTeagues)
Jack's Bar, San Jose (@JacksBar)
Ye Olde King's Head, Santa Monica (@yeoldekingshead)
The Fox and Hounds, Studio City
Rocco's Tavern, Studio City (@RoccosTavern)
Crown & Anchor, Thousand Oaks
Tom's Watch Bar @WatchatToms
Santa Monica Brew  @SantaMonicaBrew 

• World Cup in Oakland@oaklandrootssc is hosting a viewing party for the quarterfinals, partnering with @soccerwoborders, on Dec. 10 at @plankoakland. (Suggested $15.00 donation to Soccer Without Borders Oakland.)

• World Cup in Oakland@oaklandrootssc is hosting a viewing party for thefinal Dec. 18 at @line51beer(Also part of Oakland Roots Holiday Toy Drive.).

• World Cup in San Francisco. @streetsoccerusa in partnership with @RecParkSF is hosting public viewing at World Cup Villages at Civic Center Plaza (quarterfinals), The Crossing (semifinals) & JFK Promenade (final).

World Cup in San Francisco. @KQED will be hosting a World Cup viewing party for the Dec. 18 final at KQED headquarters.

• World Cup in San Jose@SJEarthquakes will host viewing parties at San Pedro Square for the entire World Cup at the Old Wagon Saloon and @oflahertys.

Back East, Colorado Springs (@backeastbar)
Bierstadt Lagerhaus, Denver (@BierstadtLager)
Oskar Blues, Colorado Springs (@OskarBluesCOS)
The British Bulldog, Denver (@bulldog_bar)
The Celtic on Market, Denver (@CelticonMarket)
The Goat and Clover Tavern, Grand Junction (@GoatandClover)
Parry's Pizza, Highlands Ranch
Tom's Watch Bar, Denver, (@WatchAtToms)

World Cup in Denver@ColoradoRapids have partnered with @DNVR_Sports for viewing of all World Cup games. 

District of Columbia
Biergarten Haus, Washington (@BierGartenDC)
The Queen Vic, Washington (@queenvicdc) 

Fritz&Franz Bierhaus, Coral Gables (@miamibierhaus)
Mickey Byrne's Irish Pub, Hollywood (@MickeyByrnesPub)
Fox and Hounds British Pub, Kissimmee
Harp & Celt, Orlando (@theceltpub)
Alga Beer Company. Pensacola
Legends, Plantation
Shamrock Pub, Sarasota @Shamrockable
4th Quarter Bar and Grille, Tallahassee
MacDinton's, Tampa (@MacDintonsSoHo)
McGradys Pub, The Villages

Brewhouse Cafe, Atlanta  (@Brewhouse_Cafe)
The Elder Tree Public House, Atlanta (@eldertreepub)
Midway Pub, Atlanta (@midwaypub)
Fado, Atlanta (@fadoatlanta)
Grindhouse, Decatur
Thinking Man Tavern, Decatur (@tmtdecatur)

Esquire Lounge, Champaigne
Cleos, Chicago
The Globe Pub, Chicago (@TheGlobePub)
Graystone Tavern, Chicago (@graystonetavern)
A.J. Hudson's Public House, Chicago (@AJHudsons)
Fritz's Saloon, Manhattan

• World Cup in Chicago.The @ChicagoFire official home for World Cup viewing is @Fire_Pitch.

Chatham Tap Mass Ave, Indianapolis (@chathamtap)
Union Jack Pub, Indianapolis (@UnionJackPub)

Coaches Corner, Iowa City (@ICCoachsCorner)

Red Lyon, Lawrence (@redlyontavern)

Molly Malone's, Covington (@MollysCovington)

The American Sports Saloon, New Orleans (@AmericanSports)
Finn McCools, New Orleans (@finnmccoolspub)

Ri Ra Portland, Portland (@RiRaPortland)

The Abbey Federal Hill, Baltimore
Claddagh Pub, Baltimore (@CladdaghB)
Pizzeria di Marco, Bethesda

The Banshee, Boston (@bansheeboston)
Caffe Dello Sport, Boston
Mill City BBQ, Lowell

Detroit City Clubhouse, Detroit (@CityClubhouse)
Main Street Pub, Kalamazoo (@MainStPubWMain


Brits Pub, Minneapolis (@britspubmpls)
Black Hart, St. Paul (@BlackHartSTP)

• World Cup in Minneapolis. Minnesota United viewing for select games at Allianz Field.

M-Bar Jackson

Wire Road Brewing Company Battlefield
Amsterdam Tavern, St. Louis (@Amsterdamtavern)
Baffa's. St. Louis (@BeffasStl)
Halftime Sports Bar, St. Louis
OB Clarks, St. Louis (@OBClarkSTL)

• World Cup in Kansas City
@SportingKC and the Kansas City Power & Light District @KCPLDistrict are partnering to host World Cup watch parties at KC Live! and No Other Pub.

• World Cup in St. Louis. St. Louis SC has a plentiful menu of World Cup viewing options for its fans.

Celtic Cowboy, Great Falls

St. Andrews Pub, Omaha (@standrewsne)

McMullens Irish Pub, Las Vegas (@McMullansPubLV)
Tropicana Laughlin, Laughlin (@TropLaughlin)

New Hampshire
June Cork Pub, Dover (@TheJuneCork)
Margaritas, Nashua

New Jersey
Kaminski’s, Cherry Hill (@KaminskisBar)
Giovanni’s Bicycle Club, Englewood Cliffs
Mulligans, Hoboken (@MulligansNJ)
Ed & Marys Bar, Jersey City
Scots American Club, Kearny
The Homestead, Morristown

New Mexico
The Craftroom, Albuquerque (@thecraftroomabq)

New York
Madison Pour House, Albany
Banter Brooklyn, Brooklyn
Jackson Hall, East Islip
Plattduetsche Park, Franklin Square (@Plattduetsche)
First and South Restaurant, Greenport (@FirstAndSouth)
Football Factory at Legends, New York, Midtown (@FFactoryNY)
McHale's, New York (@McHalesPub51)
Smithfield Hall, New York, Midtown (@SmithfieldNYC)
Heritage Bar and Grill, Yonkers (@theheritagebar)
Bierhaus New York, Midtown
The Midnight Theatre, New York, Midtown West
The Red Lion, Greenwich Village
Ryan’s Daughter, Yorkville (@ryansdaughterny)
The Midnight Theatre, New York, Midtown West
The Irish American Pub, Financial District (@TheIApub)
Banter Bar, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Soccer Republic at Bar 43, Sunnyside, Queens (@Bar43)
Iggy's Bar, New York, Upper East Side (@Iggys_NYC)

North Carolina
Courtyard Holligans, Charlotte (@HooligansClt)
The 12th Man Sports Pub, Charlotte    
The Bridge, Raleigh (@LBPRaleigh)
Palm Room, Wrightsville Beach (@PalmRoomWB)

Bean and Barley, Cincinnati (@Bean_Barley)
The Pitch, Cincinnati (@ThePitchCincy)
Endeavor Brewery, Columbus (@EndeavorBrews)
Milano's, Dayton (@MilanosTweet)

• World Cup in Columbus.
The Pub at Lower.com Field, the @ColumbusCrew stadium, will be open for most games for 22 days of World Cup viewing and serve as the center for community events.

• World Cup in Cincinnati. The Banks @TheBanksCincy is FC Cincinnati's home will for many of the remaining World Cup games.

Empire Bar, Tulsa (@EmpireBarTulsa)

Toffee Club, Portland (@toffeeclubpdx)
Magoos, Salem (@magoossalem)

Knickerbocker Tavern, Altoona (@TheKnickTavern)
Liquid Art Brewery Company, Chambersburg (@liquidartbrews)
Zeroday Brewing Co., Harrisburg (@ZerodayBrewing)
The Crossbar, Havertown (@crossbar_htown)
Tellus 360, Lancaster (@Tellus360)
Brauhaus Schmitz, Philadelphia (@BrauhausSchmitz)
Fado Irish Pub, Philadelphia (@fadophilly)
Liberty Bar, Philadelphia (@libertybarphila)
Kildare's, West Chester (@KildaresWC_)

South Carolina
Steel Hands Brewery, Cayce (@Steel_Hands)
Madra Rua, Charleston (@MadraRuaSVL)
British Bulldog Pub, Columbia (@BritBulldogPub)
St. James Gate, Folly Beach (@stjamesgatesc)
Yee Haw Brewing, Greenville

South Dakota
Gateway Lounge, Sioux Falls (@GatewaySF)

The Brass Door, Memphis (@TheBrassDoor1)
Celtic Crossing, Memphis (@celtic_crossing)
Rocky’s East Memphis, Memphis (@RockysEastMem)

• World Cup in Nashville. @NashvilleSC@GEODISPark will host watch parties for all USA games.

Twin Peaks, Addison
The Pub
, Austin (@ThePubAtx)
The Londoner, Colleyville (@londonercville)
Upper 90, Fort Worth
Hugh O'Connors, Houston @hugh_bar
Phoenix on Westheimer, Houston (@PhoenixBrewpub)
Richmond Arms, Houston
Pitch 25 Beer Park, Houston (@Pitch25HTX)
Smoke BBQ+Skybar, San Antonio

• World Cup in Frisco. @FCDallas hosts U.S. games at @ToyotaStadiumTX.

• World Cup in San Antonio. @Crocketteers, San Antonio's soccer supporters group, and AO San Antonio will be hosting USA watch parties at Smoke BBQ+Skybar.

Ice Haus, Murray (@IceHausBar)
Collie's Sports Bar & Grill, Park City

Village Brauhaus,
Irelands Four Courts, Arlington (@irelands4courts)
Random Row Brewery, Charlottesville (@RandomRowBeer)
Penny Lane Pub, Richmond (@pennylanepub)

Moonshot Brewing, Kennewick (@MoonshotBrewing)
Three Magnets, Olympia (@3MagBrewing)
The Atlantic Crossing Pub, Seattle (@ACPubSeattle)
The George & Dragon Pub, Seattle
Kell's, Seattle (@KellsIrish)
Saranac Public House, Spokane (@Saranacpub)
Doyle's, Tacoma (@DoylesPub)
Pints Barn, Tumwater

• World Cup in Seattle. @SoundersFC hosts watch parties for U.S. games at the Armory at @seattlecenter.

Old German Beer Hall, Milwaukee
The Highbury Pub, Milwaukee (@thehighbury)
Nomad World Pub, Milwaukee
Greene's Pour House, Neenah (@greenesph)
Three Lions Pub, Shorewood (@threelionspub)
El Tequila Salza, Wausau (@eltequilasalsa)

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