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Last updated: September 5, 2017 at 8:50 am. Posted by in Gaming, Las Vegas Hotels, Things to Do in Las Vegas. No Comments on Our Favorite Places To Watch Football In Vegas.

It’s still summer in Vegas. Pool parties are in full swing and there is definitely not a chill in the air, but it’s totally time to start thinking about fall.

The football season kicks off Sept. 7 and we’re here to help you plan how to catch all of the action this year and get the best deals on game-day food and drinks. Here’s where to watch football in Las Vegas.

Sports Books

Caesars Palace

Caesars Palace Sports Book is one of the best places to watch football in Vegas

The Caesars Palace sports book is legendary and is always a high-energy spot to watch football. Watch the gridiron action on six massive 12-foot by 15-foot screens, a 20-foot by 50-foot LED board and 12 50-inch plasma screens.

There are 140 seats in the sports book with a 12-inch flat screen at every table. Reserved seating for sports bettors is based on availability. You can also grab a seat at the large bar in the sports book, which faces all of the TVs. Pro Tip: Touch the gloves of the Joe Louis statue near the sports book before making your bet. Rumor has it the Brown Bomber statue is lucky.

The LINQ Hotel & Casino

The LINQ Sports Book is one of the best places to watch football in Vegas

Want to sink into a nice, comfy chair and sit back to watch the game? Head to the sports book at The LINQ Hotel & Casino. We love their swanky seating and the HD big-screen viewing. The sports book has one giant screen that breaks down into multiple screens to show all of the action.

If you want a break for food, the sports book is conveniently located next to Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen + Bar where you can munch on brisket nachos, Fireball Whisky wings and burgers. You can also grab a drink in the nearby TAG sports bar.

The Cromwell

The Cromwell's new sports book

Place your bets and watch the games at the new sports book at The Cromwell, which is set to open soon. Grab one of the comfortable chairs and catch all of the action on the state-of-the-art 32-foot by 9-foot LED video wall and a 9-foot-by-5-foot LED odds wall with ticker capabilities to see scores and updates from a number of vantage points throughout the casino. With flexible seating, the new sports book is easily accessible, and is located adjacent to Bound, allowing guests to enjoy both crafted cocktails and their favorite sporting events.

If you’re hungry, check out the new eatwell restaurant, which offers fresh salads, sandwiches and the signature Barbary dogs.

During football season indulge in drink specials including 16-ounce Miller Lite and Coors Light buckets (five beers per bucket) for $30; single aluminum cans for $7; El Jimador, Crown Royal and Absolut cocktails for $13 and Absolut and Red Bull for $17.

Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

The recently renovated Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino Race and Sports Book features 10 70-inch wide screen HD TV’s, 18 55-inch wide screen race TV’s and plush new seating with 12 new booths, 24 lounge chairs and 14 new bar seats, all ideal for catching all the big games.

Drink specials include $6 Miller Light or Coors Light pints and a bucket of five beers for $30. Cocktail specials include Absolut or El Jimador Bloody Marias ($12), El Jimador margaritas ($12) or Absolut and Red Bull ($13).

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

Playing Field at Planet Hollywood is a convenient location if you want some game-day bites

The Playing Field has a sleek, sophisticated vibe with 33 plasma TVs as well as two giant 103-inch screens. There’s a full-service bar that specializes in yard-long beers.

This sports book also boasts a convenient location if you want some game-day bites. Earl of Sandwich and Pink’s Hot Dogs are right next door and Ringer Wings, Pizza & Sliders is located adjacent to the sports book. Ringer will be offering beer bucket and drink specials all season as well as a free draft beer with purchase of a burger and waffle fry combo.

Bally’s Las Vegas

This sports book is the perfect football lover’s hideaway, located on the lower level of the hotel and casino. With multiple big-screen projections and high-definition televisions, the action is non-stop. Stadium seating gives each seat a premium view. Enjoy beer and drink specials all season long. VIP packages are available.

Drink specials offered throughout Bally’s at the Casino Bar, Sully’s Bar and Bally’s Race & Sports Book include $8 Miller Light or Coors Light pints, a beer and a shot for $12 and a bucket of five beers for $35. If you prefer cocktails over beer, you can enjoy Absolut or El Jimador Bloody Marys ($12), El Jimador margaritas ($12) or Absolut and Red Bull ($16).

Bars

TAG Sports Bar

TAG Sports Bar is the ultimate spot to watch football in Las Vegas

TAG at The LINQ is the ultimate sports bar. Not only do they stream sports from around the world 24 hours a day, they have more than 200 beers you can guzzle while watching. Half of the beer selection showcases domestic brews from 17 states and the other half features more than 25 imported beers from across the world. You’ll also find hand-crafted beer cocktails, known as hop’tails, which are made using fresh ingredients and an entire beer.

Catch the action on 43 TVs. There will be extra stadium seating for the games as well as drink and table packages. Your team isn’t playing? Have fun gambling on the touchscreen, tabletop screens or hologram blackjack table.

3535

Sip on creative cocktails at this infusion bar 3535. It is also a great bar to watch football in Las Vegas

3535 at The LINQ features six VIP booths, which seat up to eight guests, each with two televisions, as well as six additional televisions placed throughout the space. There will be Man Cave packages available during football season that will include a VIP booth as well as food and drink packages. Reserve a private VIP booth at www.caesars.com/football.

Drink specials include $10 drink specials, $30 beer buckets and $25 beer pitchers.

Montecristo Cigar Bar

Montecristo Cigar Bar offers cigars, fine whiskeys and small bites in a sophisticated environment for football games

Looking for a place for you and your bros to watch the game in style? Montecristo Cigar Bar at Caesars Palace offers cigars, fine whiskeys and small bites in a sophisticated environment.

The 100-seat bar/lounge and gaming area offers guests four distinct experiences — The Signature Bar, The Library, The Courtyard and The Vault Room. In The Library you’ll find a 208-inch video wall made up of twelve 55-inch television screens, which makes it a premier spot to watch the games.

Football packages include:

Ballers ($200 per person)

  • Cigar valued at $50 or less
  • Charcuterie board for eight
  • Choice of filet, New York steak or Old Homestead Burger and fries. (Steak entrees include a choice of mashed potatoes or roasted mushrooms)
  • Choice of 1 liter bottle of Makers Mark, Grey Goose or Glenlevit 12-Year

Gridiron ($150 per person)

  • Cigar valued at $35 or less
  • Charcuterie board for eight
  • Choice of Petaluma Chicken or Old Homestead Burger and fries
  • Choice of 1 liter bottle of Crown Royal, Absolut or Johnnie Walker Black

Draft Day ($100 per person)

  • Cigar valued at $25 or less
  • Old Homestead Burger and fries
  • 24 bottles of Coors Light or Miller Lite

Tilted Kilt Irish Pub & Eatery

The Tilted Kilt at The LINQ is one of the best places to watch football in Vegas

This Celtic-themed sports bar and pub at The LINQ Promenade always has the biggest games on dozens of TVs throughout the venue. The famous Tilted Kilt Girls keep the party going and you can choose from more than 30 beers. Nosh on food with an Irish twist including pub pretzels with Guinness beer cheese sauce, shepherd’s pie, burgers, wraps, wings and sandwiches.

AmeriCAN

Catch the games at AmeriCAN at The LINQ Promenade and score some great drink deals during football games. They’ll be offering $20 buckets of Miller Lite (includes five cans), $35 Miller Lite Beer Towers (100 ounces), $10 Ketel One Bloody Marys and $5 Jack Daniel’s, Jack Honey and Jack Fire shots.

Be on the lookout for giveaways every Monday night.

Garden Bar­

Located at the heart of Flamingo Las Vegas, Garden Bar features a laid back atmosphere with a projector big screen and several other HD TVs to catch all of the action on. Drink specials all season will include $10 drink specials, $30 beer buckets and $25 beer pitchers.

5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar

Take your partying to a whole new level with beer pong tables equipped with personal TVs. It’s perfect for groups who want to watch the games and also get in on the competitive drinking action. Beer pong packages can be booked at www.caesars.com/football.

O’Sheas Pub

O'Sheas Pub at The LINQ is always party central and it'll be a fun place to watch football

O’Sheas Pub at The LINQ is always party central and it’ll be a fun place to watch football. There’s no charge for seating and there will be audio available for the games. Grab one of 50 types of beer, play a game of beer pong and cheer on your favorite team.

Alto Bar

Alto Bar at Caesars Palace

Maybe you’re not a football fan but you still want to have some fun on Sundays. Head to Alto Bar to partake in rosé (and football if you do want to watch) all day on Sundays. Guests can enjoy a “rosé all day” package from either 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for $34.99 and enjoy Cape Mentelle Rosé or bubbly Chandon Rosé. There will also be a selection of popular pink wines by the glass, and a variety of specialty cocktails including Frosé made with Belvedere Pink Grapefruit Vodka, Cape Mentelle Rosé, elderflower liquor and fresh strawberries.

Those who want to escape the football action can take solace in the bar’s private room for “Rosé & Play” where rosé and pampering come together. Caesars Palace’s Qua Baths & Spa and COLOR Salon by Michael Boychuck will be doing pop-up express treatments starting at $25.

Interlude and Bound

The Cromwell’s casino lounges will be the go-to spot for Saturday and Sunday games with a lineup of drink specials including $10 mixed drinks, $30 beer buckets and $25 beer pitchers.

Spanish Steps Bar, Apostrophe Bar, VISTA Cocktail Lounge, Montecristo Cigar Bar, Alto Bar and Lobby Bar at Caesars Palace

Vista Cocktail Lounge at Caesars Palace

Grab a seat at any of these Caesars Palace bars and enjoy drink specials on game days. The Gridiron Specials include:

  • Buckets of Beer 
  • Buckets of Domestic Beer (6 for $35) Choice of Coors Light or Miller Lite
  • Buckets of Import Beer (6 for $45) Choice of Corona, Heineken, Heineken Light or Modelo Especial
  • Buckets of Craft Beer (6 for $50) Choice of Dogfish 60 Min IPA, New Belgium Fat Tire, Saint Archer IPA, Sam Adams Boston Lager or Sierra Nevada
  • Cocktails
    • Bloody Mary $15– Absolut, House Bloody Mary Mix and Lemon Juice
    • Bloody Maria $15– El Jimador, Ancho Reyes, House Bloody Mary Mix, and Lemon Juice
    • Ferdinand the Bull $15- Absolut & Red Bull
    • Vegas Bomb $15– Crown & Red Bull
    • Beer & A Shot $15- Domestic or Import beer with a shot of Crown Royale

Restaurants

Chayo Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar

Chayo Mexican Grill will be offering 50 cent wings on Game-Days

If wings are your thing, Chayo Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar at The LINQ Promenade will be offering 50-cent wings all day on Saturdays and Sundays and on Monday and Thursday evenings during football season. This offer is available at the upstairs and sidebar lounges only.

Flour & Barley

Flour & Barley at The LINQ Promenade will keep football fans happy with $5 shots of Jameson or Fireball and $5 Miller Lite. A happy hour menu will be available at the bar and lounge only during football games on Saturday and Sunday.

If you’ve got a group watching the game, you can enjoy a family pack that feeds four for $60. It includes a salad, choice of appetizer (wings or cheese bread) and a choice of a family-size pepperoni, cheese or Verdure pizza. For $100 you can enjoy a salad, appetizer, pizza and a pitcher of sangria or beer

Virgil’s Real Barbecue

Virgil's Real Barbecue appetizers

Virgil’s at The LINQ Promenade will kick off football season Sept. 11 with a “Pig Skin” Party. The restaurant will smoke an entire pig on the patio and offer complimentary samples to guests in addition to offering their entire menu of football favorites such as BBQ nachos, smoked wings and more. Throughout the season, guests can enjoy drink specials, live music and giveaways as they watch the games on one of Virgil’s 13 TVs.

BEER PARK

BEER PARK at Paris Las Vegas is a sports lover’s paradise. The 10,000-square-foot deck overlooks the Strip and features dozens of TVs, 36 beers on tap and a menu full of typical game-day food like nachos, sausages and burgers.

In September, BEER PARK will transform into tailgate central with football viewing parties all season long, beginning on opening day.

BEER PARK will show every game with viewing available from every seat in the venue. Live betting will be available at BEER PARK’s in-house sports book.

Guests can indulge in tailgate-style food options, including the guacamole burger, made with pepper jack cheese, chipotle mayo and crispy jalapeño peppers, priced at $10.95; and the chile verde nachos, made with Montejo braised pork, hatch green chiles, cheese sauce, baked beans, herb crema and cotija cheese, priced at $13.95.

The bar and restaurant will celebrate college football season with viewing parties and a “Pigskin Pig Roast” every Saturday beginning Saturday, Aug. 26 through the end of the season.

The party will feature a whole pig slow-roasted to perfection, served as barbecue selections with traditional sides.

After the games, relax with a game of pool or enjoy BEER PARK’s adult-sized yard games including Jenga and Connect Four.

Burger Brasserie

Burger Brasserie at Paris Las Vegas serves up gourmet burgers in a sports bar environment

Burger Brasserie at Paris Las Vegas serves up gourmet burgers in a sports bar environment. Watch college and pro games on the mammoth 15-foot by 15-foot TV and 13 more plasma TVs throughout the venue.

Burger Brasserie will offer beer bucket and drink specials all season. Models will be passing out swag on Saturdays and Sundays during afternoon games. Get a free draft beer with purchase of a burger and fries combo.

Burgers include beef, lamb, chicken, turkey and veggie options. Be sure to pair them with a spiked milkshake like the Cap’N Crunch shake with vanilla ice cream, Cap’N Crunch cereal and Captain Morgan.

Spice Market Buffet

Indulge in all your favorite tailgate food at Spice Market Buffet at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino every weekend throughout football season. Tailgate staples like wings, sliders, potato skins, mac n’ cheese bites and more will keep you fueled for a day of football action.

Gordon Ramsay Burger

Chef Gordon Ramsay’s burger restaurant will be showing the games all season long. Grab an appetizer and two beers for just $25 during games.

Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill

Catch all the football action at Toby Keith's Las Vegas

Chow down on all your Southern food favorites at this bar and restaurant at Harrah’s Las Vegas. Perfect game-day bites include loaded tater tots, fried mac & cheese balls, Chef Charlie’s Deviled Eggs, pulled brisket tacos and a variety of burgers.

On game days you can catch all of the action on TVs throughout the venue as well as a large screen on the stage. Enjoy game-day food specials, drink specials, giveaways from promo models and a fabulous all-you-can-drink Bloody Mary bar.

All-American Bar and Grille

Football and all-American food are a great combination. Head to this casual restaurant at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino for a menu of favorites including Wisconsin cheese curds, chicken tenders, wings, burgers, potato skins and Messy Fries with steak chili, bacon, egg, cheese and onion. There’s also a full menu of beer, cocktails and wine.

There will be food and drink specials during fantasy football drafts and you can catch football games in the sports bar on 10 flat-screen TVs.

Yard House

Yard House at The LINQ Promenade is a great place to munch on game-day food and indulge in one of 140 beers on tap. Shareable dishes include poke nachos, firecracker wings and an onion ring tower. There are dozens of TVs throughout the venue. Catch the Monday night game and enjoy happy hour from kickoff until the end of the game.

Caesars Palace and Nobu Hotel Tailgate Party Packages

Nobu Sake Suite

Nobu Hotel’s Sake Suite

A suite is a perfect locale for a truly Vegas football viewing party. Grab a newly renovated two-story Julius Tower Duplex Suite, which features sectional couch seating, an eight-seat dining table and a pool table available upon request. Or check out a two-bedroom Forum Tower Duplex Suite with three seating areas, a wet bar, an eight-seat high-top table and a circular booth with spectacular Strip views. Your football buddies will be impressed.

For a more zen draft party, pick the Sake Suite in the boutique Nobu Hotel within Caesars Palace. The suite includes a separate media room and a bar area, as well as a pool table upon request.

It’s not a football party without food, so fuel up on a large tailgate platter from Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill with buckets of beer, Hellfire Wings, chicken tenders, fries, mini corn dogs and crispy onion rings. Packages can be booked on Caesars.com using package code: ICDPP.

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino Tailgate Party Package

Apex Suite at Planet Hollywood

Ultra Apex Suite

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino offers 231 newly restyled suites with stunning views of the Las Vegas skyline as the perfect backdrop to any football viewing party. Huddle up in the 1,800-square-foot Ultra Apex Suite and make trades over a lounge-style living area, separate dining and bar areas, and large flat-screen TVs. Or secure the best starting lineup in an Ultra Panorama Suite with a 180-degree view of the Strip and multiple flat-screen TVs, and later relax in the custom round bed or oversized soaking tub with retractable wall.

While on the sidelines, pick one of three football-themed party platters from in-room dining, featuring game-day snacks such as spicy Buffalo wings, home-style chicken tenders, beer-battered onion rings, pizzas, Italian meat and cheeses, potato chips and buckets of beer.

Packages can be booked on Caesars.com using package code: IMDPP.

 

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About The Author

Kristine came to Las Vegas more than 20 years ago to escape the frigid weather of Minnesota. Now she soaks up the sun while covering all things Vegas from dining to nightlife to hotels. She has written for the Las Vegas Review-Journal and Vegas.com. When she’s not scouring the Strip for stories you can usually find her at a concert, enjoying a nice glass of wine or binge-watching Netflix and HBO.

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