Don’t let all of the fun you’re having on your Highland Lakes vacation interfere with watching the big game. Fans can catch the action from the Super Bowl, March Madness, or any other major sporting event at a number of bars, restaurants, and breweries across the area.

Below is a list of some of our favorite watering holes where you can keep up with your home team when you’re on the road.


Downtown Beer Hall

209 Main St., 830-201-4411

Although the bar doesn’t have TVs, you can watch the biggest games outside in its family-friendly beer garden off of a projector at Harmony Park. Inside, pick from a wide selection of brews on tap, wines, and canned beverages.

Uptown Theatre

218 Main St., 512-876-8251

Uptown Theatre has perhaps the biggest screen in town. It only hosts live viewings of certain games, so check the website before making plans. The venue has a full-service bar.

Rae’s R-Bar & Grill

904 Third St., 830-693-2622

With multiple TVs and tons of drink choices, it’s easy to see why sports fans flock here. The R-Bar also serves game day grub, including wings, nachos, and its famous spicy mac and cheese burger.

Brass Hall

909 Third St., 830-201-4380

Belly up to the bar and the TVs at Brass Hall. The spacious downtown dancehall can pack in the fans.

Bear King Brewing Co.

207 Avenue G, 830-220-5083

Relax in Bear King’s laidback atmosphere while cheering on your team and sample the craft brewhouse’s beers, all with unique flavor profiles.

Double Horn Brewing Company

208 Avenue H, 830-693-5165

The family-owned brewery is a hotspot for local Dallas Cowboys fans.

VFW Post 10376

1001 Veterans Ave., 830-693-2261

Enjoy a beer and watch the game while benefiting local veterans.

Save the World Brewing Co.

1510 Resource Parkway, 830-637-7654

With artificial turf out front, tons of craft brews, and food trucks to boot, it’s obvious why sports fans choose Save the World as their go-to game-watching spot.


Iron Wolf Ranch and Distillery

101 CR 409, 512-970-3203

Founded in 2014, this 15-acre hangout has all the necessary attributes for a premier game day destination, including an extensive drink selection and delicious menu curated by the ranch’s food partner: Phoenix Grille. Iron Wolf also hosts events for the biggest games, like the Super Bowl.


Hiccups Sports Bar & Grill

4119 FM 2147, 830-220-9116

A sports bar through and through, Hiccups has all of the essentials for sports fans: chicken wings, beer, burgers, and lots of TVs.


VanBrocklin’s Bistro

401 Buchanan Drive, 512-756-7401

Food, friends, and a variety of cocktails make VanBocklin’s the perfect spot to watch any sporting event.

Mad Hatters Provisions

113 E. Jackson St., 512-588-6080

A barber shop combined with a bar, this unique setup sports fans.


Wakepoint LBJ

14757 RR 1431 West, 325-484-4448

Watch the game with lakeside views at this outdoor bar in Kingsland.

Boat Town Burger Bar

151 Melodie Lane, 325-762-7980

Another great outdoor setting to catch the action on Saturdays, Sundays, or any other day of the week.


Joe’s Bar

107 W. Main St., 325-247-5500

This no-frills bar is perfect for sports fans who want to watch the game in a rustic, simple setting. Cheer on your team while playing pool or darts.

LTX Mercantile & Redneck Speakeasy

809 Berry St., 267-207-4422

Catch every second of the action on a large projector screen situated in the heart of the speakeasy side of this mercantile/bar combo.

Did we miss a game day spot? Email us to add your favorites.