ESPN GamePlan is available Saturdays as you work through an enormous list of imported beers and enjoy generous meal portions. Check out the 11-foot screen or the other flat-screens for both satellite and cable coverage.
Word got out that the burgers are divine, and soon we discovered a varied and plenty appetizer menu. Our mouths were too full of Parmesan fries to take it all in, but we know the Chicken-Fried Beef Tenderloin takes the sports bar menu to a new respectability. Never fear for thirst – the beer selection here is terrific.
2700 W. Anderson #202, 512/374-1121
Located in the Holiday Inn Northwest, this place is the real thing. The menu runs from burgers to steaks, and it has more than 30 flat-screens on hand.
8901 Business Park Dr., 512/343-0888
A family-friendly pub with an affordable, broad selection of draft pints caters to parents with reliable burger standards and to kids with sliders – but, unfortunately, no slides.
6701 Burnet Rd., 512/454-7687