It’s the end of a busy week, and what better way to wind down over the weekend than with some good friends, refreshing drinks, and surround sound screens playing as you cheer on your favorite sports team. Greater Palm Springs is home to sports bars that offer delicious dining options, craft beers and brews sure to impress the whole night through. Whether you come for the game or the food, these sports bars are a surefire way to enjoy the entertainment nightlife of this Southern California oasis.
360 Sports at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage
Sports fans and beer lovers alike will love the 360 Sports at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage. This hotspot features over 1,200 square footage with a full-service bar with 16 bar top games, real-time scores on a giant LED sports ticker, and draft beers on tap plus local craft brews. Enjoy Ballast Point Amber Ale, Hangar 24 Orange Wheat, Blue Moon, and other popular beverages at the 360 Sports Bar kitchen. The restaurant also serves delicious entrees to compliment your favorite brew. Try the Signature Jackpot Wagyu Burger, served with avocado, date aioli and habanero jack cheese. The East Coast Style Giant Pretzel served with smoked bacon, beer cheese sauce and house mustard is another popular favorite of many.
Happy hour is from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. daily, with an assortment of signature cocktails and appetizers to choose from.
AMP Sports Lounge
The party is always on at AMP Sports Lounge in Cathedral City. Whether you’re looking for all of your favorite sports, live music, DJs, or karaoke, this sports bar is guaranteed to entertain. Enjoy their many weekly events such as "AMP'D Up KARAOKE Hour”, Drag Bingo and Hot Desert Disco.
The Beer Hunter
The Beer Hunter in La Quinta features a television at every angle, an eclectic mix of burgers, pizza, pasta, fajitas, and top quality craft beers. Some menu staples include the Beer Hunter Classic Macho Nachos—made with melted cheese, pico de gallo, olives, green onions, jalapenos, sour cream, guacamole, and salsa—and the zesty Ain’t No Thing But a Chicken Wing, consisting of boneless or traditional wings, vegetables, ranch sauce, and a choice of sauce.
Tack Room Tavern
Tack Room Tavern at the Empire Polo Club in Indio offers a rustic, unique backdrop for a girls’ night out or casual bar experience. Enjoy a variety of tequila, whiskey, and scotch favorites during Happy Hour from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Deals include discounted appetizers as well as $1 off all draft beer and wines by the glass.
The Tack Room Tavern’s all-day menu includes bar staples that will compliment your beverage of choice. The Rib-Eye French Dip is a local favorite, consisting of thickly sliced rib-eye steak topped with melted Swiss cheese, sautéed jalapeños, and onions served on a French roll with a side of Au Jus.
O’Caine’s Irish Pub
For a taste of authentic Irish cuisine and drinks without ever leaving this sun-kissed oasis, visit O’Caine’s Irish Pub in Rancho Mirage. The pub is home to the largest selection of Irish whiskeys in Greater Palm Springs. Happy Hour occurs daily from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. The O’Caine’s restaurant menu also features Irish dishes with a contemporary twist. The Paddy's Cheesesteak features tender corned beef, melted sugar, sauteed onions and bacon on a toasted bun, McMac & Cheese features a house-made blend of 3 cheese sauce bakes macaroni with toasted panko, scallions and your choice of a slide.
Playoffs Sports Bar
Playoffs Sports Bar is the premier sports lounge to kick back in Desert Hot Springs. The bar menu offers different 30 tequilas or vodkas to create your perfect cocktail. Whether you’re in the mood for something sweet, savory, or salty, Playoffs Sports Bar taquitos and chicken wings are sure to satisfy your late-night cravings. The sports lounge also hosts a variety of DJ. nights, beer pong tournaments, special events, pot lucks, and barbecues during special calendar days.
Enjoy more beers and bar bites by visiting these Greater Palm Springs sports bars, guaranteed to make your trip a win!