The 19th FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be held between June 11th and July 11th, 2010 in South Africa. While you are probably not planning to fly out there to take it in, you can still watch the World Cup right here in Houston. There are so many sports bars in Houston, Texas it would take months to document them here, but below are three really great sports bars where you can go to enjoy the World Cup.
Lucky’s Pub. Located on St. Emanuel, Houston, Texas. You can watch the World Cup on this sports bar’s 21-foot television, or any of their other fifty TVs. They hold all kinds of events for the World Cup, including serving breakfast for the morning games. Lucky’s sports bar is also well known for having the largest selection of beer in Houston, Texas, so you can choose from over 250 brands if you’re thirsty! If you’re hungry, they have an extensive menu that includes pizza, burgers, wings, wraps, and much, much more. Click here for more information.
Ref’s Sports Bar and Grill. Located at the Vintage Park Plaza in Houston, Texas, a great place to go for shopping, eating, and having a great time, Ref’s is brand new but already enjoying a steady following. They have an awesome outdoor seating area where you can watch the World Cup on a huge (50-inch) screen, or you can stay inside and view the game on the thirteen televisions in there. For food, you can enjoy burgers, pizza, seafood, wings and other sports bar fare, or get daring and try a creation from their Caribbean chef. This Houston, Texas sports bar is open from 11 am to 12 am every day. No website, but give them a call at 281-826-5001 if you have any questions.
Big John’s Sports Bar and Grill. Located on Wilcrest at Harvin, Big John’s is considered THE sports bar by many Houstonians. This Houston, Texas sports bar has fifty high-definition televisions for your World Cup viewing pleasure. You can also enjoy baseball, football, boxing, basketball and any other sport you can think of. You can choose to play pool, darts, or video games while you watch the World Cup right here in Houston, Texas. For food, you can choose from pizza, burgers, wings and other snacks, and if you’re thirsty, you can have domestic or imported beer. Big John’s is open for most live events, but if you want to be sure just give them a call at 281-498-3499. Click here for their website.