Where to Watch the Superbowl in Sacramento

Top bars and restaurants to cheer on your favorite team

Superbowl fun in Sacramento
••• Root for the home team at a local bar airing the Superbowl. Image courtesy of Ged Carroll

Figuring out where to watch the Superbowl in Sacramento is always a big decision.  Don't be caught without somewhere to be at kickoff! 

3246 J St.

Sacramento, CA 95816

(916) 447-8142

Open Sundays 10am-2am

Local sports are big at this charming bar that includes reasonable drink prices and a friendly staff. Enjoy free popcorn during any game, and make it your go-to destination when you watch the Superbowl in Sacramento.

3221 Folsom Blvd.

Sacramento, CA 95816

(916) 736-0563

Open Sundays 6am-2am

Cheaters has been around longer than the majority of bars and clubs in Sacramento, so this tends to be a great spot for those who are older. This traditional bar atmosphere features plenty of specials and camaraderie on Super Bowl Sunday.

303 Iron Point Road

Folsom, CA 95630

(916) 357-5567

Open Sundays 10:30am-12am

Mark's in Folsom includes six DirectTV satellite feeds, a variety of 12 beers plus wines and other spirits. For those coming along but not too enthused about football, video games and a pool table are available for entertainment. Mark's features a large outdoor patio that's ideal for escaping crowds and cooling down when the game action gets too hot.

1403 28th Street


(916) 930-9191

Open Sundays 9am-2am

This posh bar on the R Street corridor in downtown Sacramento is ideal for young urbanites looking to take in some football. Four pool tables, fourteen 42-inch flat screen TVS and every cable sports channel available, you can opt to watch the Superbowl in Sacramento luxury. Choose from the bar itself, a "living room" with a personal plasma monitor and couch, or reserve the SKYYBox on the second floor for a private party.


705 J Street


(916) 442 1268

Open Sundays 9am-2am

While primarily a bar where people come to watch fights, football is also popular this time of year. This is certainly going to be a popular destination in Sacramento on Superbowl day. Plenty of food options are on the Shenanigans menu, as well as regular drink specials and a friendly staff. Play some pool, cheer for your chosen team and have a great Superbowl in Sacramento.

If a bar or club is not your scene, throwing your own Superbowl party in Sacramento is a great option. Host at your own home or reserve a private room at your favorite restaurant. Great possibilities include:

  • · Mikuni
  • · Tex Wasabi
  • · Applebee's
  • · Hooters
  • · Chili's
  • · The Porch
  • · Grange

You may also consider watching the Superbowl in Sacramento via a neighborhood block party. Bring out lawn chairs, BBQ and televisions - as well as plenty of blankets, as it's still February after all!

For those who don't really want to watch the Superbowl, consider an un-Superbowl party. Roll out the snacks and deck out the house in the rivaling teams' colors - but don't bother turning on the game. 

You don't have to watch the game to have a great time in Sacramento, however if you are a football fan, rest assured you have plenty of great options for viewing  with plenty of other fans.