In Salt Lake and looking for a place to watch the big game? Whether you’re rooting for The 49ers, The Chiefs, or you're just here for Taylor Swift—we’ve got a sports bar for every type of fan to watch the upcoming Super Bowl LVIII. From the die hard sports bars to the more casual viewing spots, we’ll make sure you find the perfect bar for your Super Bowl viewing preferences.
For the people here for the football:
The Green Pig Pub
Notoriously one of the most popular sports bars in downtown Salt Lake, The Green Pig knows what’s up. When it comes to the big game, this bar will have you covered. With seasoned servers who get the sports bar rules and tons of screens all within good lines of sight, this is the go to Salt Lake spot to watch the Super Bowl. That said, it is a very popular bar so be sure to get there well in advance in hopes of securing a table.
Location: 31 E 400 S, Salt Lake, UT 84111
Looking for more of the classic dive bar scene? Look no further than Big Willie's. This sports bar comes to play with servers who understand that it’s game day. With thirty TV’s and affordable drinks, this is a top contender to watch Sunday’s game.
Location: 1717 S Main St, Salt Lake, UT 84115
Legends Pub & Grill
A classic sports bar with all the fixings. This joint is bigger than the two mentioned above and will leave you with more space and viewing room to watch the game. What also makes Legends unique is that minors can accompany adults 21+, so it’s a great viewing spot if you’re traveling with your kids.
Location: 677 S 200 W, Salt Lake, UT 84101
For the people here for the food:
Known for their famous nachos or the local favorite brunch “Hangover," this sports bar has some unexpectedly great food. They’ll be celebrating the game with a Super Bowl Sunday watch party with the game showing on every screen in the house.
Location: 326 S W Temple St, Salt Lake, UT 84101
Looking for more of a bar vibe that feels like a Super Bowl house party? Check out Tailgate Tavern’s Pigskin Potluck Super Bowl Watch Party. They’ll be cooking the meat and bar visitors will be bringing the sides, in true potluck style. So bust out your favorite game-day recipe and head over to this community focused viewing spot.
Location: 3550 S State St, South Salt Lake, UT 84115
Not 100% sold on the idea of actually going to a crowded bar, but still looking for that classic game-day bar food? Check out Handle Bar’s pre-order Super Bowl wings, you can even add a couple growlers of beer while you're at it. All the perfect game-day bar essentials in the comfort of your own living room.
Location: 751 N 300 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
For the people here for the halftime show:
One of Salt Lake’s newest and biggest sports bars, Flanker SLC, is located at The Gateway and boasts 60+ TV's and 400 square feet of LED screens. This 17,500 square foot complex has three distinguished bars and includes things like private karaoke rooms, sports simulator rooms, a nightclub, and cocktail lounge. You can expect a party at Flanker with theatrics like fireworks, confetti, and referee waiters. This is also a great option for anyone wanting a sure spot to catch the game with advanced table reservations.
Location: 6 N Rio Grande St Suite 35, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Ivy & Varley + Sky SLC (2 bars)
For the fans that are here for Taylor, we’ve got you covered. Before the game check out Ivy & Varley’s Galentines Brunch (Taylor’s Version) and don’t forget your #87 Chiefs jerseys—all’s fair in love and football…Afterward, we recommend heading over to Sky SLC’s Super Bowl Watch Party. At Sky SLC you can expect people to be dancing to Usher’s halftime show and continuing the celebration at Sky’s Super Bowl afterparty with OHGEESY. Secure tickets to the afterparty here.
Location (Ivy & Varley): 55 W 100 S, Salt Lake, UT 84101
Location (Sky SLC): 149 Pierpont Ave, Salt Lake, UT 84101
Still couldn’t find what you’re looking for, here are some other noteworthy sports bars to catch the game:
Essentially all the sports bars listed above are solid contenders to watch the Super Bowl, it really comes down to the vibe you’re looking for. We hope this roundup was a touchdown and helps secure you a front row seat to the big game. Okay, okay, we’re done with the puns. Happy Super Bowl everyone!
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