(credit: CBS)Fans watch soccer at the British Bulldog (credit: CBS)
The 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup finals will be running from June through July this year, with games spread all over Canada. If you’re not ready to drive north to check out the games, you can find lots of great spots all over Denver where you can enjoy the games along with lots of great drinks and yummy food. You may be surprised just how many bars show soccer games on their televisions as the popularity of the game continues to grow here in the United States. So forget that long road trip and check out one of these fun spots to watch the Women’s World Cup in Denver.
The Three Lions
2239 E. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 997-6886
www.threelionsdenver.com

The sign outside The Three Lions on Colfax reads “A World Football Pub”, so it should be no surprise that this is the best spot in town to catch any soccer game offered all over the world. You can visit the website to get a look at the upcoming games so you can plan the right time to visit this comfortable bar, then grab your favorite team’s colors and get ready to cheer them on. While you’re there, enjoy some tasty pub food, including lots of traditional favorites like fish and chips, shepherd’s pie and bangers and mash. When it comes to soccer bars in Denver, you really can’t go wrong with The Three Lions; just be ready to cheer loudly for your favorite team.

The British Bulldog
2052 Stout St.
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 295-7974
www.britishbulldogdenver.com

Another traditional British Pub, the British Bulldog also airs all the big soccer games on the large televisions inside this cozy establishment. Feature matches will always be playing, and you can show up with your pals, curl up in your favorite booth and enjoy a whole day of games, great drinks and tasty fare. And since this is a British style pub, you’ll also be able to dine on all the traditional foods, plus you can usually wander in to some pretty spectacular happy hour specials while the games are playing. If soccer is your game, then The British Bulldog may soon be your new favorite bar.

The Celtic on Market
14th & Market
www.celticonmarket.com

Much like the other Irish and British pubs in Denver, The Celtic also shows all the big soccer games on their large televisions found throughout their comfortable bar. While the games are playing, you can enjoy The Celtic’s modern approach to traditional Celtic foods, and you simply must try the fish and chips. Enjoy some ice cold beer on tap with more than 50 different beers on tap, or sample the huge whiskey selection, one of the largest in Colorado. Sports lovers know that there are a lot of places in Denver to watch the game but soccer lovers know that The Celtic is one of the best.

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Stoney’s Bar And Grill
1111 Lincoln St.
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 830-6839
www.stoneysbarandgrill.com

Stoney’s Bar and Grill is known as a popular sports and live music venue. However, when the soccer games are on, the live music stops, and the bar is filled with people tuned in to one of the 35 different televisions and three different sound zones. Stoney’s is simply a great bar for sports lovers and it’s one of the best places to enjoy the big games with all your pals. There are always lots of great drink specials and happy hour deals, and you’ll love the delicious food with items like Smoked Duck Posole, Chorizo Tacos, and Mac and Cheese Spring Rolls. Come hungry, come thirsty, and come prepared for a full day of your favorite sport, delicious food and flowing drinks.

Deborah Flomberg is a theater professional, freelance writer and Denver native. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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