L.A.’s outdoor scene is a whole new ball game!
Are you ready for the big game but don’t know where to go? Or simply want a change of venue from your couch at home? We’ve got a list of places where you can grab a beer, have some fun with friends all while enjoying America’s greatest pastime in L.A.
If you’re missing the game energy then the Dodger Stadium parking lot equipped with two massive, 60-foot screens and filled with fans might be the next best thing. Tickets cost $75 per car and advanced tickets are required, with no more than six people in a vehicle.
Location: 1000 Vin Scully Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012, United States
Hours: Gates open an hour before the game begins
LAces is a sports bar that is the pulse of L.A. which offers a wide selection of beers, wine and various food options. With two floors, seating over 100 people it is your neighborhood spot to catch a great sports game. Limited outdoor seating is available.
Location: 125 N. Western Ave #108
33 Taps prides itself on being not just any average sports bar. Serving made-from-scratch food with local ingredients and offering 33 rotating selections of beer. Always playing the latest games whether you’re there to enjoy sports or simply to chill it’s the go-to for that sporting buzz. You’ll need to book a table online or by phone before you go.
Location: 3725 W. Sunset Blvd.
Hours: Mon – Tue: 3 pm – 9 pm | Wed – Sat: 12 pm – 9 pm | Sun: 10 am – 9 pm
4. 40 Love
While an upmarket sports bar sounds like an impossible combination, 40 Love in WeHo has somehow managed to nail it. In essence, it feels more like a gentlemen’s clubhouse but with a welcoming neighborhood cheer. The spacious outdoor seating area will always have the biggest games showing across sports, including baseball, and there’s decent bar food, beer, wine, and cocktails to sustain your cheerleading efforts.
Location: 829 N La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069
Hours: Monday-Friday 4 pm | Saturday 2 pm | 10 am Sunday
5. Barney’s Beanery
This L.A. institution has two good options, the Westwood options that has brought the sidewalks to life with their outdoor seating or the WeHo location where they have installed an entire deck with plenty of seats, TVs, great nachos and an excellent craft beer selection. You’ll want to make a reservation beforehand here.
Locations: See all locations on their website here.
Hours: Monday-Friday 12 p.m. – 10 p.m. | Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
The premier spot for sports and food with over ten 60’’ flat inch screens surrounding the bar you won’t miss a moment of the game. If you want to reserve an area or the whole venue, be sure to call the bar before you go.
Location: 3715 W. Evans Street,
Hours: Sunday-10-11pm | Tues-Thurs.4pm-11p.m. | Friday & Sat. 4p.m.-12am. Closed on Monday.
Located in North La Brea, the Berkshire House is a mix between a cocktail lounge, a happy hour spot, a pizzeria with tons of TVs to catch your favorite sports. Reservations are required and you can book a table online.
Location: 143 N La Brea Ave,
Hours: Mon. – Thurs. 5 Pm – 11:30pm | Fri.5 pm – 12:30 am | Sat. 12 pm – 12:30 am Sun. 9am – 11:30pm
Strategically located within five minutes from NBC Universal and The Hollywood Bowl. General Admissions is a great place to catch a game with some friends. However, they do require guests to make reservations before attending.
Location: 3311 Cahuenga Blvd,
Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 5p.m.-10p.m | Fri-Sat. 5-11p.m. | Sun. 10a.m.-9p.m.
A classic upscale sports bar that has several options in cocktails, meals and plenty of screens to get a view of the game. Call ahead to reserve a table to be apart of the experience.
Location: 7250 MELROSE AVE,
Hours: Mon-Thurs. 4-10pm | Sat. 12p.m.-10p.m. | Sun.9:30a.m.-10p.m. Closed on Wednesdays.
10. The Hermosillo
The Hermosillo is a local neighborhood bar located in the Highland Park area of Los Angeles. This night club turned bar serves beer, over 3o wines and fine foods. A great place for you to catch the big game!
Location: 5125 York Blvd
Hours: Tue-Sun, 2pm-10pm
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[Featured Image: 40 Love via Instagram]