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15 Charleston Sports Bars to Watch Football This Season

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Some football fans choose to watch at home on the couch, but many other folks opt to take in the action at a local sports bar. When looking for a destination, beer and bar food are a must, and the establishment must also have big enough televisions to ensure a quality viewing experience for all. These 15 essential Charleston sports bars have everything you need for viewing all the NFL or college games this season.

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1. Charleston Sports Pub

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1124 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 203-3329
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West Ashley bar Charleston Sports Pub offers creative takes on pub fare in a relaxed setting with $2 domestic beers during happy hour and plenty of craft on draft. The kitchen also has a burger topped with eight ounces of macaroni and cheese, in case customers want some extreme eats. Bonus: there’s also locations in Summerville, Goose Creek, and Mount Pleasant.

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Beer pulls at Charleston Sports Pub.
Charleston Sports Pub

2. The Roost

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825 Savannah Hwy
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 718-2285
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Crowds pack in tight to watch the games at Avondale establishment the Roost. There’s plenty of wings, burgers and fried things on the menu to keep most sports fans happy.

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The Roost bar.
The Roost

3. Moe's Crosstown Tavern

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714 Rutledge Ave
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 641-0469
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Moe’s Crosstown consistently puts out some of the best bar food around, and its burgers are always counted as some of the best in town. There also happens to be plenty of televisions on which to catch all the games. Oh, and beer. Lots of beer.

Moe’s Crosstown Tavern
Moe’s Crosstown Tavern
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4. Home Team BBQ

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126 Williman St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 225-7427
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Pick a Home Team BBQ location for some of the best dry-rubbed wings around. The games will be on the screens, and the frozen Gamechangers and Irish coffees will be flowing.

5. Local 616

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616 Meeting St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 414-7850
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Local 616 makes for a super relaxed spot to watch any game. Owner Dwayne Mitchell will mix up plenty of cocktails for guests or pour a few beers. There’s also a back patio for those who need to chill out in between the action.

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6. Uptown Social

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587 King St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 793-1837
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This massive establishment has over 40 TVs and four projector screens meant for sports viewing. Uptown Social’s food menu has all the bar food essentials from thin crust pizza to sliders or house-smoked wings.

7. 1st Place

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570 King St
Charleston, SC 29403
(854) 429-1011
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Fancy sports bar 1st Place is absolutely covered in flat screens showing whichever game is playing at that time. The menu has regular favorites like wings and cheese fries, but there’s also more sophisticated choices like peel-and-eat shrimp or beef medallions in a bourbon demi glace.

8. The Alley

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131 Columbus St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 818-4080
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Cheer on the teams from Columbus Street funland The Alley. On Sunday, find $4 bloody Marys and mimosas, half-priced tots, and $12 buckets of Miller Lite, Coors Light, or Miller High Life.

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The Alley bowling lanes.
The Alley

9. King Street Dispensary

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559 King St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 737-4284
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It might be jam packed with rowdy 20-somethings, but King Street Dispensary has the televisions, comfy booths and drink specials necessary while watching the action. The kitchen offers all the bar food essentials, like smoked chicken nachos or jumbo mozzarella sticks.

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The bar at King Street Dispensary.
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10. Charleston Beer Works

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480 King St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 577-5885
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King street’s classic sports bar has the space and environment fans are after, as the upstairs often has the sound on for sporting events. Multiple bars, wings, and 40 beers on tap provide the necessary game-day vibe.

11. The Brick

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24 Ann St A
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 998-6828
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Conveniently located next to the Visitor Center just off King street, the Brick provides bar snacks and drink specials for patrons watching the games.

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12. Meeting at Market

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120 Market St
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 724-7205
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This refined sports bar is hard to miss, as the big screen TVs can be seen through large windows when exiting the Charleston City Market. Expect high-end bar classics, comfy chairs, and a sophisticated setting inside Meeting at Market, which is attached to the Belmond Charleston Place Hotel.  

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The bar and dining room at Meeting at Market
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13. Bay Street Biergarten

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549 E Bay St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 266-2437
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Bay Street Biergarten has so many televisions that it’s impossible to miss any of the moves. Grab some friends and slide into a booth to order one of BSB’s giant pretzels with beer cheese and a couple of pints.

14. Daniel Island Grille

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259 Seven Farms Drive
Daniel Island, SC 29492
(843) 377-8750
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Neighborhood hangout Daniel Island Grill has three locations in the Charleston area, each offering ample outdoor space and TVs for sports fans. Bring the family and dig into anything from “build your own” burgers to teriyaki tuna bowls.

Wooden bar surrounded by televisions
Daniel Island Grille bar.
Daniel Island Grille

15. Locals

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1150 Queensborough Blvd
Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 388-5114
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Sushi and sports are not always synonymous, but Locals paired the two concepts seamlessly as it serves up creative rolls alongside a draft selection filled with local beers. Find TVs indoors and outdoors to watch the game in between bites.

1. Charleston Sports Pub

1124 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29412
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Beer pulls at Charleston Sports Pub.
Charleston Sports Pub

West Ashley bar Charleston Sports Pub offers creative takes on pub fare in a relaxed setting with $2 domestic beers during happy hour and plenty of craft on draft. The kitchen also has a burger topped with eight ounces of macaroni and cheese, in case customers want some extreme eats. Bonus: there’s also locations in Summerville, Goose Creek, and Mount Pleasant.

1124 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
Charleston, SC 29412

2. The Roost

825 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407
A wooden bar.
The Roost bar.
The Roost

Crowds pack in tight to watch the games at Avondale establishment the Roost. There’s plenty of wings, burgers and fried things on the menu to keep most sports fans happy.

825 Savannah Hwy
Charleston, SC 29407

3. Moe's Crosstown Tavern

714 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403
Moe’s Crosstown Tavern
Moe’s Crosstown Tavern
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Moe’s Crosstown consistently puts out some of the best bar food around, and its burgers are always counted as some of the best in town. There also happens to be plenty of televisions on which to catch all the games. Oh, and beer. Lots of beer.

714 Rutledge Ave
Charleston, SC 29403

4. Home Team BBQ

126 Williman St, Charleston, SC 29403

Pick a Home Team BBQ location for some of the best dry-rubbed wings around. The games will be on the screens, and the frozen Gamechangers and Irish coffees will be flowing.

126 Williman St
Charleston, SC 29403

5. Local 616

616 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403
Sign that reads Local 616
Outside of Local 616.
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Local 616 makes for a super relaxed spot to watch any game. Owner Dwayne Mitchell will mix up plenty of cocktails for guests or pour a few beers. There’s also a back patio for those who need to chill out in between the action.

616 Meeting St
Charleston, SC 29403

6. Uptown Social

587 King St, Charleston, SC 29403

This massive establishment has over 40 TVs and four projector screens meant for sports viewing. Uptown Social’s food menu has all the bar food essentials from thin crust pizza to sliders or house-smoked wings.

587 King St
Charleston, SC 29403

7. 1st Place

570 King St, Charleston, SC 29403

Fancy sports bar 1st Place is absolutely covered in flat screens showing whichever game is playing at that time. The menu has regular favorites like wings and cheese fries, but there’s also more sophisticated choices like peel-and-eat shrimp or beef medallions in a bourbon demi glace.

570 King St
Charleston, SC 29403

8. The Alley

131 Columbus St, Charleston, SC 29403
bowling lanes
The Alley bowling lanes.
The Alley

Cheer on the teams from Columbus Street funland The Alley. On Sunday, find $4 bloody Marys and mimosas, half-priced tots, and $12 buckets of Miller Lite, Coors Light, or Miller High Life.

131 Columbus St
Charleston, SC 29403

9. King Street Dispensary

559 King St, Charleston, SC 29403
Wall of liquor bottles
The bar at King Street Dispensary.
Erin Perkins/Eater Carolinas

It might be jam packed with rowdy 20-somethings, but King Street Dispensary has the televisions, comfy booths and drink specials necessary while watching the action. The kitchen offers all the bar food essentials, like smoked chicken nachos or jumbo mozzarella sticks.

559 King St
Charleston, SC 29403

10. Charleston Beer Works

480 King St, Charleston, SC 29403

King street’s classic sports bar has the space and environment fans are after, as the upstairs often has the sound on for sporting events. Multiple bars, wings, and 40 beers on tap provide the necessary game-day vibe.

480 King St
Charleston, SC 29403

11. The Brick

24 Ann St A, Charleston, SC 29401
Sauce being poured onto chicken wings with a beer in the background.
Wings at the Brick.
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Conveniently located next to the Visitor Center just off King street, the Brick provides bar snacks and drink specials for patrons watching the games.

24 Ann St A
Charleston, SC 29401

12. Meeting at Market

120 Market St, Charleston, SC 29401
A fancy looking sports bar
The bar and dining room at Meeting at Market
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This refined sports bar is hard to miss, as the big screen TVs can be seen through large windows when exiting the Charleston City Market. Expect high-end bar classics, comfy chairs, and a sophisticated setting inside Meeting at Market, which is attached to the Belmond Charleston Place Hotel.  

120 Market St
Charleston, SC 29401

13. Bay Street Biergarten

549 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29403

Bay Street Biergarten has so many televisions that it’s impossible to miss any of the moves. Grab some friends and slide into a booth to order one of BSB’s giant pretzels with beer cheese and a couple of pints.

549 E Bay St
Charleston, SC 29403

14. Daniel Island Grille

259 Seven Farms Drive, Daniel Island, SC 29492
Wooden bar surrounded by televisions
Daniel Island Grille bar.
Daniel Island Grille

Neighborhood hangout Daniel Island Grill has three locations in the Charleston area, each offering ample outdoor space and TVs for sports fans. Bring the family and dig into anything from “build your own” burgers to teriyaki tuna bowls.

259 Seven Farms Drive
Daniel Island, SC 29492

15. Locals

1150 Queensborough Blvd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464

Sushi and sports are not always synonymous, but Locals paired the two concepts seamlessly as it serves up creative rolls alongside a draft selection filled with local beers. Find TVs indoors and outdoors to watch the game in between bites.

1150 Queensborough Blvd
Mt Pleasant, SC 29464

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