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Yelp Names Top 100 Sports Bars To Get Ready For The World Cup



With the biggest sporting event in the World around the corner, we tapped Yelp data to determine the best spots where fans can celebrate and cheer on their teams. To prepare for competition, we’ve partnered with FOX Sports to put together a list of the Top 100 Sports Bars to Watch the World Cup.

Topping the list is Lucky Baldwin’s Pub in Pasadena, CA, a local British pub where Yelpers regularly gather to watch their favorite teams and leagues from around the world. You’ll also find Midwest spots like The Globe Pub  (#12) in Chicago and dog-friendly Rhinehaus (#33), hailed as downtown Cincinnati’s only soccer bar! On the East Coast? Check out Smithfield Hall (#49) in New York, NY or Across the Pond (#22) in Washington, DC.

We identified businesses in the sports bar category, with a significant number of reviews mentioning relevant keywords, such as “soccer,” “FIFA,”  and “World Cup,” then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews mentioning those keywords. Finally, we used human curation, in partnership with FOX Sports, to determine the final list.

These top spots are also compiled into a collection, so that you can always have this list handy. 

Did your favorite sports bar make it onto our list? Let us know on Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok with #YelpTop100. We only know how good a spot is if you take the time to review it. So share your thoughts on Yelp, and maybe your favorites will be on our next list!

See your favorite global superstars compete in the FIFA World Cup beginning on November 20. Watch matches live on FOX and FS1, or watch anywhere on the FOX Sports App. Be sure to follow the United States Men’s National Team in their quest for the trophy as they take on Wales Monday 11/21, England Friday 11/25, and Iran Tuesday 11/29.

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