Where to Watch the World Cup (UPDATED)
The 2014 FIFA World Cup officially kicked off on June 12 as host country Brazil won a controversial match over Croatia, setting the stage for a dramatic tournament. If you are looking for a good place to watch the matches with other soccer enthusiasts – and enjoy some good food and drink while you’re at it – Tenleytown has you covered.
Here’s a list of World Cup specials in the neighborhood:
Guapo’s – 4515 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Monday – Thursday: 11:30am to 11:00pm
Friday: 11:30 to Midnight
Saturday: 11AM To Midnight
Sunday: 11AM To 11PM
Throughout the World Cup, Guapo’s is offering Corona Light on draft for $3, or you can get a bucket of beer for $20. Each bucket comes with five bottles of your choice. You can also enjoy $1.50 tacos during the tournament.
Monday – Thursday: 11:00am to 2:00am
Friday: 11:30am to 3:00am
Saturday: 10:0am to 3:00am
Sunday: 10:00am to 2:00am
Kitty O’Sheas daily happy hour specials are extended to cover the World Cup matches, regardless of what time the games take place. Here’s the full list:
Monday: $2 National Bohemian Drafts, $3 Rail Drinks, $5 Kitty Classic Burger
Tuesday: $2.50 Bud and Bud Lite Bottles, $3 Rail Drinks, $5 Wings
Wednesday: $3 Yuengling, $3 Rail Drinks, $5 Donegal Chips (Irish Nachos!)
Thursday: $4.75 Harp, $3 Rail Drinks, $5 Irish Curry Fries
Friday: $5 Guinness, $5 Powers Whiskey, $3 Rail Drinks, $5 Onion Rings
Saturday: $10 Yuengling Pitchers, $8 Bombs, $10 Fish and Chips
Sunday: $10 Yuengling Pitchers, $4 House Shot, $6 Nachos
In addition, Guinness, Smidicks and Harp on tap are each just $5 during any game.
Monday – Thursday: 11:30am to 10:00pm
Friday– Saturday: 11:30am to 11:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am to 9:30pm
Le Chat Noir is offering happy hour specials for beer and wine by the glass during World Cup games. The games will be broadcast in the restaurant’s upstairs wine bar.
Sunday – Thursday: 11:00am to 2:00am
Friday – Saturday: 11:00am to 3:00am
Although they are not offering specific food specials for the tournament, Public Tenley does have an updated menu for the restaurant courtesy of new chef Eddie Moran. The sports bar is offering $3 Bud and Bud Lite, $4 Peroni, and $5 Mahou, and patrons can enjoy the regular happy hour specials for games that take place between 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The World Cup runs for 25 days, with the championship game on Sunday, July 13.
Know of other World Cup specials at Tenleytown eateries? Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll add them to the list.