7 places to watch The World Cup in Knoxville

Soccer fans- It’s finally that time again! The 2018 World Cup is happening now through July 15th. With Knoxville’s restaurant scene being bigger than ever, finding the perfect place to enjoy some soccer this summer can be tough. Lucky for you, we have put together the top seven places to catch the World Cup tournament. We promise a “kickin’” good time!

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Crowne and Goose

The Old City traditional pub is World Cup ready with happy hour food and drink specials happening Monday- Saturday from 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. and all day every Tuesday. Additionally, they will be streaming every World Cup game throughout the day starting at 10 a.m. Enjoy fish and chips while never missing a second of the tournament!

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Schulz Bra̎u Brewery

Soccer. Beer. Food Trucks. Music. Games. What more do you need?! Shulz Bräu is going all out for the 2018 World Cup with early openings, drink specials, food trucks on site, and games being streamed on multiple televisions! Keep up with their Facebook page for updates on opening times, food truck schedules, and other specials for the ultimate viewing party.

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Corner 16

Looking for a place to catch some soccer with the whole family? Corner 16 has you covered! This family- friendly space serves up lunch, brunch, and dinner so you have all day to jump in on the action! With multiple televisions surrounding the restaurant, you can enjoy your customized burger or deviled eggs with a front row view.

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With TV’s in all sight and 20 craft beers on draft, Drake’s makes for the perfect place to enjoy a drink, a burger- of- the- month, and yes… even sushi. “Come play!” as a true Drake’s employee would say, and cheer on your favorite team.

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Fieldhouse Social

Featuring the “largest TV in the Southland” Fieldhouse is a prime spot to tune in to the tournament. With craft bar food such as fried green tomatoes and a Tex- mex burger, you are guaranteed a good time in this laid- back atmosphere.

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Skybox Sports Bar and Grill

Located in the heart of downtown, Skybox is Gay Street’s only sports bar and features 18 flat screens and two projection screens for your soccer viewing pleasure. Enjoy happy hour food and drinks specials while enjoying their prime location!

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Soccer Taco

Well… not to state the obvious or anything. Soccer Taco is the perfect Mexican joint to catch all the action of the World Cup. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a house margarita and queso while you root for your favorite team.

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