From June 6 to July 5, Canada will host the Women's World Cup 2015. Matches are scheduled for six locations throughout the vast country above. It could be a good year for Team USA, currently ranking in the second position. If you aren't planning a trip to our friends up north for the festivities, then cheer on Hope Solo and the United States Women's National Soccer Team, or your favorite, in one of the best bars to watch the Women's World Cup in New York City.
132 Havemeyer St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Banter is well known throughout Williamsburg as the hotspot in Brooklyn for soccer fans, so much so that Tuesday nights are dedicated to an EA FIFA 15 Tournament. Listed by CNN as one of the 10 Best Sports Bars in America, Banter often offers a beer special for the World Cup. Last year the Brooklyn bar featured brew from the competing countries in their Banter Beer Passport. Although Banter offers a simple bar menu, fans rave about the smoked turkey Panini.
C.J. Sullivan's American Grill
213-10 41st Ave.
Bayside, NY 11361
There's always something special cooking up at C.J. Sullivan's American Grill. Watch the Women's World Cup from a seat in the large outdoor eating area and bar, or indoors with many viewing opportunities to catch the game. The staff is eternally courteous and the sliders and wings are highly recommended. Check the Facebook page periodically for updates on drink specials during the Women's World Cup and all sporting events.
Dublin6 Bar & Restaurant
575 Hudson St.
New York, NY 10014
Dublin6, or D6 as locals prefer, boasts six HD TVs for sporting events in an upscale Irish bar and restaurant. Located in the heart of the West Village, D6 offers a menu of fine Irish fare at affordable rates with an extensive beer, craft beer, wine and cocktail menu. Outdoor seating is available to enjoy your meal prior to the start of your anticipated Women's World Cup match. Dublin6 serves a prix fixe brunch, perfect for the soccer finals, which includes two drinks.
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214-26 41st Ave.
Bayside Village, NY 11361
Fiamma 41, in the Bayside section of Queens, not only serves up delicious Italian food, but also is the prime location to watch your favorite game alongside a full bar. To celebrate the Women's World Cup, Fiamma 41 will serve its famous Bottomless Brunch for $24.95 every Saturday and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. for soccer/football fans. The must-try most-talked about menu item is the Italian eatery's decadent cannoli-stuffed French Toast. For the evening games, happy hour drink specials start at 4 p.m.
6 West 33rd St.
New York, NY 10001
Legends New York City is legendary for "football fanatics." The Football Factory broadcasts "any and all live soccer games" to fans in New York City. Although Legends is three floors large, centrally located across from the Empire State Building, the first level is dedicated to The Football Factory. Legends offers a traditional bar menu, brunch, appetizers, Irish fare and a kid menu to satisfy every age of soccer fan.
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