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6 Best Sports Bars in Downtown Phoenix (Updated for 2024)

By Grace

Between Roosevelt Row, Chase Field, the Footprint Center, and countless bars and restaurants, there’s no shortage of fun things to do with friends in downtown Phoenix.

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Whether you’re a football fan, basketball fan, soccer fan, or anywhere in between, Phoenix offers many great sports bars to watch the next game, grab a drink, and enjoy a bite to eat. To help you find the next place to try, we’ve made this list of the six best places to watch sports in downtown Phoenix.

Top 6 Sports Bars in Downtown Phoenix

1. Majerle’s Sports Grill

Address: 24 N 2nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Distance from Moontower: 15 min walk

Majerle’s Sports Grill is a top spot to catch a game in downtown Phoenix. Their delicious food and drinks have won them some acclaimed titles, such as “25 Best Sports Bars in America” from Sports Illustrated and “Best Burger in Phoenix” from AOL City Guide. If you’re looking for a fun atmosphere and great food, definitely check out Majerle’s.

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2. The Kettle Black Kitchen & Pub

Address: 1 N 1st St # 108, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Distance from Moontower: 15 min walk

Although Kettle Black isn’t your traditional sports bar, this pub is a great spot to enjoy good food and spend time with friends without missing the game. Their Irish inspired food, combined with craft cocktails, beer, and 75+ different whiskeys makes for a unique dining experience.

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3. The Ainsworth

Address: 3 S 2nd St #117, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Distance from Moontower: 18 min walk; 4 min drive

The Ainsworth is a restaurant, sports bar, and event space rolled into one in downtown Phoenix. Between elegant dishes, specialty cocktails, and large flat screen TVs throughout, this spot is a must-visit in Phoenix.

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4. Crown Public House

Address: 333 E Jefferson St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Distance from Moontower: 19 min walk; 4 min drive

With its location right next to Chase Field, Crown Public House is the ideal spot to catch any of your favorite games. With multiple TVs on every wall, they have any and all games you need. Plus, with an array of appetizers, meals and drinks, your whole group will be full and happy.

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5. Zipps Sports Grill

Address: 3110 N Central Ave Suite G-103, Phoenix, AZ 85012

Distance from Moontower: 8 min drive

At Zipps, you can enjoy the big game or games of your own. Between pool tables, shuffleboard and arcade games, there is no shortage of entertainment at this bar and grill. Plus, they run specials on their homemade food and drinks every night!

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6. Half Moon Windy City Sports Grill

Address: 2121 E Highland Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Distance from Moontower: 10 min drive

Most famous for their delicious wings, Half Moon features the perfect spot to watch your favorite sports game, grab a bite to eat, and have a couple drinks. Beyond that, the bar doubles as an event space, so you can host a draft party or company event of your own.

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We hope this list of some of our favorite sports bars gave you an idea of the next spot to catch the next game. If you have any more questions about downtown Phoenix, contact our leasing team. We’re happy to help!


Grace is a regular contributing author for, covering leasing tips and all things downtown Phoenix. She has 2 years of experience in multifamily leasing and marketing. Grace is an avid sports fan and a huge animal lover.

February 07, 2024

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