6 local spots to watch sports this weekend in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

Round Rock Tavern’s side bar, Hoot & Annie, offers outdoor patio seating. (Brooke Sjoberg/Community Impact Newspaper)
Round Rock Tavern’s side bar, Hoot & Annie, offers outdoor patio seating. (Brooke Sjoberg/Community Impact Newspaper)

Round Rock Tavern’s side bar, Hoot & Annie, offers outdoor patio seating. (Brooke Sjoberg/Community Impact Newspaper)

It is a big weekend for sports fans, and Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto have plenty of local bars, grills and patios playing sporting events on the televisions all weekend. Pick a spot to spend your Saturday or Sunday surrounded by sports fans while drinking beer on tap.

Round Rock Tavern

If you like to enjoy your game days with American pub grub, make your way to this laid-back watering hole. It will have all of the major sporting events playing on multiple HD televisions and live music to end the night—The Weak Knights & Rocket Queen are playing Saturday. Its side bar, Hoot & Annie, includes an outdoor patio. Be sure to check out its happy hour specials and wide variety of beers on tap.

12 p.m.-2 a.m. 113 W. Main St., Round Rock. 512-255-9777. https://roundrocktavern.com/

The Downtown Hall of Fame


This joint has college football and NFL games on its screens with sound all day on Saturday and Sunday, plus live music in the evenings. The Downtown Hall of Fame also has delicious craft burgers and an extensive selection of cocktails and beers to wash them down with.

11 a.m.-12 a.m. 205 East St., Hutto. 512-642-3624. hwww.thedowntownhalloffame.com/

Snuffy’s Place

An old mortuary turned into a bar and grill, this spot is a local favorite. Sit at the bar to watch your favorite team play on one of their television screens, or mosey around to play darts and socialize with other fans. Snuffy’s is known for its wings, so be sure to work up an appetite while you are cheering on your team.

11 a.m.-12 a.m. 204 W. Hwy. 79, Hutto. 512-846-1084. www.facebook.com/snuffys.place

Long Branch Saloon

This indoor and outdoor dive bar has happy hour specials until 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, and plays football on its televisions all day. Whether you want to hang out on the patio or sit in the glow of its neon lights inside, it is a great place to grab a bite and a brew without missing a second of your game.

1 p.m.-12 a.m. 107 W. Main St., Round Rock. 512-300-0374. www.facebook.com/The-Long-Branch-Saloon-992895870741916/

Rock Sports Bar

This sports-centric bar’s walls are covered with televisions playing sports games all the time. Beer on tap, brunch on Saturday and Sunday, late night snacks offered until 2 a.m. on Saturday, and daily drink specials are just some of this grill’s offerings. If you want to be surrounded by lovers of football, this is the place to be.

9 a.m.-2 a.m. 114 E. Main St., Round Rock. 512-358-1175. www.rocksportsbar.com/

Pflutto’s Tavern

This local sports bar in Pflugerville is a football fan’s paradise. It has 12 beer taps, pizza and wings, tons of seating, a billiard table, and sporting events on every television. There are also many sweepstakes games lining the bar where you can try your hand at winning if your favorite team takes a loss.

11 a.m.-2 a.m. 20205 FM 685, Ste. 300, Pflugerville. 512-382-0229. www.facebook.com/pfluttos/
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