Sports Bar - 2016 Winners

Published May 19, 2016

We've all fallen into this trap. You excitedly enter your friend's house to catch the big game, and lo and behold, the TV is tiny, there's nowhere to sit, the beer is warm, and the food looks like it traveled 3000 miles to get there. Avoid the heartbreak, and visit one of these sports bars named the best in and around San Diego by San Diego A-List voters.

2016 Winner

1. Backyard Kitchen & Tap

Voters Love

"The best bar to watch any sport at. Plenty of tvs, great food, great beer selection and craft cocktails. Service is..."  via Adam P.

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832 Garnet Ave San Diego CA 92109
2016 Runner-Up

2. Encinitas Lumberyard Tavern & Grill

Voters Love

"Great new sports bar, good selection of beer, they even found the Rugby game between the All Blacks (New Zealand) and..."  via barbarabolton

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967 S Coast Highway 101 Encinitas CA 92024
2016 Finalist

3. Bub's at the Ballpark

Voters Love

"GREAT FOOD to fill you up at great prices! Staff & atmosphere are awesome & fun. Great location downtown & next to Petco..."  via Eric R.

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715 J St San Diego CA 92101
2016 Finalist

4. barleymash

Voters Love

"Everything you can ask for in a sports bar.. lots of tv's.. great food & drinks.. specials.. Amazing staff.."  via Cassandra K.

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600 5th Ave San Diego CA 92101
2016 Finalist

5. Miller's Field

Voters Love

"Get there early if you want to sit or you will have to find a group that's cheering for the same team as yourself. No matter..."  via Barrington E.

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4465 Mission Blvd San Diego CA 92109
Contest Overview
  • 45,628
    Total Votes
  • 29,137
  • 153

The 2016 San Diego A-List awards are based on more than 45,000 votes from local San Diego-area experts.

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