DC’s Sports Bars

After the cavernous Buffalo Billiards closes this upcoming weekend, DC will have one fewer sports bar. There’s still plenty of them, self-proclaimed or otherwise, as the list below evidences.

Self-Proclaimed (via name or explicit marketing)

Navy Yard

  • Walter’s Sports Bar
  • The Big Stick
  • Willie’s
  • Buffalo Wild Wings

Penn Quarter/Chinatown

  • Penn Quarter Sports Tavern
  • Penn Social
  • Proper 21
  • President’s Sports Bar (Renaissance Hotel)

Dupont

  • Lucky Bar
  • Public Bar Live
  • McClellan’s Sports Bar (Hilton)

Adams Morgan

  • The Game Sports Pub
  • Pitchers
  • A League of Her Own

H Street/Capitol Hill

  • Dirty Water
  • The Ugly Mug

Shaw/U Street

  • High Velocity (Marriott Marquis)
  • Cloud Restaurant & Lounge Sports Bar
  • Nellie’s Sports Bar

Ivy City

  • Dock FC

Cleveland Park / Tenleytown

  • Cleveland Park Sports Bar & Grill
  • Tenley Bar & Grill

Columbia Heights / Petworth

  • Lou’s City Bar
  • The Pitch Tavern (temporarily closed)

Lots of TVs / Often Feels Like Sports Bar For Certain Events

Capitol Hill 

  • Union Pub
  • Capitol Lounge
  • The Brig Beer Garden
  • Finn McCool’s
  • Hamilton’s

Navy Yard

  • Mission Navy Yard

H Street

  • Biergarten Haus
  • The Queen Vic (soccer)
  • The Big Board
  • Duffy’s
  • H Street Country Club

Dupont

  • 1831 Bar & Lounge
  • The Board Room
  • Madhatter

Penn Quarter / Chinatown

  • Irish Channel (soccer)
  • Rocket Bar
  • Yard House
  • Jackpot
  • Iron Horse

Shaw / U Street / Logan Circle

  • Ivy and Coney
  • Solly’s
  • Sudhouse
  • Stoney’s
  • Exile’s
  • Franklin Hall

Downtown

  • Blackfinn
  • Maddy’s Taproom

Columbia Heights

  • The Airedale (soccer bar)
  • The Midlands

Adams Morgan

  • The Blaguard

Georgetown / Foggy Bottom / Glover Park

  • Church Hall
  • Stoney’s on L
  • Wingo’s Glover Park

Cleveland Park/Tenleytown

  • Kitty O’Shea’s
  • Nanny O’Brien’s