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
Big TVs hover over the bar, the dining room, and the biergarten. Saucer burgers, build-your-own appetizer plates, and 220 beer varieties round out the night.
815 W. 47th, 512/454-8200
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