The Best Little Rock Sports Bars

Looking for a place to watch the game? These local sports bars offer more than just a good seat to the big event, they also good food, a great atmosphere and more. Try these local sports bars for the next Super Bowl, Razorback game or playoff.

Most of these bars are also great to visit when there isn't a big game on. They will probably have the television sets on some sporting event, however, if you're looking for a quiet evening, you probably should avoid big sporting events and pretty much any SEC game night. The bars can get quite loud, especially if the Razorbacks (or one of our rivals) are playing.

Bars in Little Rock that admit patrons that are under 21 are non-smoking establishments. Smoking establishments are 21 and up over. Most of the bars that do decent food service allow families.

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    West End has over 50 TVs so you can catch all angles of your favorite sporting event. West End has pool tables, darts, shuffleboard and arcade games too. Their menu is decent, with burgers, pizza, steaks and typical bar food. They have live music some nights. This bar has a great hangout feel and you see all ages here.  West End is a smoking establishment. Located at 215 N Shackleford Rd.

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    Gusano's is known for their Chicago-style pizza, but they make a good thin crust too. Gusano's has lots of TVs and a great atmosphere.  They are right on the Clinton Avenue with large windows overlooking the street. It's walkable from most downtown hotels. Located in the River Market at 313 President Clinton Ave. Gusano's is a smoke-free establishment.

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    The Flying Saucer

    The Flying Saucer is probably the number one bar for beer lovers in the River Market. They have TVs, and most major games are shown. They also have pool tables and darts. The food is ok, but the real draw is the beer. It's walkable from most downtown hotels.  Located at 323 President Clinton Ave. No smoking allowed in the restaurant.

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    Markham Street Grill and Pub

    Markham Street Grill & Pub is a little bar with a great, varied menu. They also have darts and sometimes live music. Located at 11321 W Markham St. This is a smoking establishment.

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    Creegen's is mostly a pub and not sports bar, but they do have large TVs. The food is great and they have a large selection of alcohol. This bar is in North Little Rock at 301 Main & Broadway (the North Little Rock side). Creegen's is a smoke-free establishment.

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    Dugan's Irish Pub

    This Irish pub serves typical bar favorites plus Irish items like fish and chips. Lots of TVs for watching. Fun atmosphere. They are located at 401 East 3rd Street. Dugan's is non-smoking.

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    Buffalo Wild Wings

    They do wings, and they do them right. Aside from great wings, you'll find lots of TVs. It's a great place to watch the game. Located at 14800 Cantrell Rd. Buffalo Wild Wings is a smoke-free establishment.

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    The Town Pump

    The Town Pump has many flat screen televisions and serves up great greasy burgers and fries in a small town pub atmosphere. It's located at1321 Rebsamen Park Road. No smoking, except on the patio.

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    Zack's Place serves sandwiches and home-style dishes, sandwiches and traditional bar food. They also have darts and pool tables. Located at 1400 S University Ave. Zach's Place is non-smoking.

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    Boston's Gourmet Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar

    Boston's has decent pizza and a nice atmosphere. They will showcase most major games on their television.  They are located in the Holiday Inn by the airport, 3201 Bankhead Drive. Boston's is a non-smoking establishment.