So, you love watching the UFC, you await all the big matches, follow all the news religiously, but can’t bring yourself to fork over the cash for the pay-per-view. If you’re like this, we don’t blame you, especially when there are so many great bars and restaurants to watch UFC in Tampa. Here are some of our favorite places in Tampa to watch UFC matches.
Champps – Located inside the International Plaza, Champps is a modern American sports bar and restaurant. Get your fill of delicious bar food and great drinks while watching all the big UFC fights in this fun, accommodating environment.
Gators Dockside – Gators is a top bar and restaurant in the Tampa Bay area perfect for adults and kids of all ages. This Tampa mega bar boasts everything from pool tables to video games and, of course, big screen to watch all the best UFC matches. Stop by for an assortment of menu items including wings, burgers, ribs, seafood, and more.
The Rack – Much like Gator’s the Rack is a Tampa bar and restaurant mecca boasting a variety of awesome attractions like pool, live music, and more in their original Hyde Park location. Stop by to watch the big UFC matches and enjoy their full bar and menu rife with selections including sushi, wings, burgers, and more.
Press Box – The Press Box is a longstanding Tampa sports bar that knows what it takes to provide an awesome sports-watching experience. Head out and enjoy a menu full of all the bar food classics including their famous buffalo wings and great drinks while you watch one of the 23 screens that line the restaurant.
Peabody’s – Located just a stone’s throw from the University of South Florida, Peabody’s is a fun and friendly destination for drinks, great food, pool, games, and more. They broadcast all the UFC matches and, we can vouch, provide an awesome time while doing it.