Sports Bar - Best of 2012

Published Jun 29, 2012

We've all fallen into this trap. You excitedly enter your friend's house to catch the big game, and lo and behold, the TV is tiny, there's nowhere to sit, the beer is warm, and the food looks like it traveled 3000 miles to get there. Avoid the heartbreak, and visit one of these sports bars named the best in and around Detroit by Detroit A-List voters.

2012 Winner

1. Hockeytown Cafe

Voters Love

"I eat there DAILY! Fantastic and friendly bartenders and waitstaff. Management is always on the ball to make sure..." via novarock

Find It
2301 Woodward Avenue Detroit MI 48201
  • Hockeytown Cafe, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 2301 Woodward Avenue Downtown Detroit MI 48201
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    2301 Woodward Avenue, World Map Detroit, MI
  • Norm's Field of Dreams, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 1090 Rochester Rd Michigan Troy MI 48083
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    1090 Rochester Rd, Troy, MI
  • Cheli's Chili Bar, Comfort Foods, Nightlife, Chili, Sports Bar, 47 East Adams Avenue Downtown Detroit MI 48226
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    47 East Adams Avenue, World Map Detroit, MI
  • Gator Jake's, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 36863 Van Dyke Ave Sterling Heights MI 48312
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    36863 Van Dyke Ave, Sterling Heights, MI
  • 24 Seconds, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 3071 12 Mile Rd Berkley MI 48072
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    3071 12 Mile Rd, Berkley, MI
  • Doc's Sports Retreat, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 19265 Victor Parkway World Map Livonia MI 48152
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    19265 Victor Parkway, World Map Livonia, MI
  • HOOPS Sports & Spirits, Nightlife, Sports Bar, Neighborhood Bar, 2705 Lapeer Rd Auburn Hills MI
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    2705 Lapeer Rd, Auburn Hills, MI
  • CJ Mahoney's Sports Bar and Grille, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 3260 Rochester Road South Rochester MI 48307
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    3260 Rochester Road South, Rochester, MI
  • Andrews on the Corner, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 201 Joseph Campau St Detroit MI 48207
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    201 Joseph Campau St, Detroit, MI
  • 24TH STREET SPORTS TAVERN, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 13 S. Washington  Oxford MI 48371
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    13 S. Washington , Oxford, MI
  • Location
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    391 N Telegraph Rd, Monroe, MI
  • Lefty's Lounge, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 5440 Cass Ave Midtown Detroit MI 48202
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    5440 Cass Ave, Wayne State Detroit, MI
  • The Lime Light Bar and Grill, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 30200 Van Dyke Ave Warren MI 48093
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    30200 Van Dyke Ave, Warren, MI
  • The Lodge, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 2812 Orchard Lake Rd Keego Harbor MI 48320
    12. The Lodge
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    2812 Orchard Lake Rd, Keego Harbor, MI
  • 3 Nicks Taproom, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 14594 Eureka Rd Southgate MI 48195
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    14594 Eureka Rd, Southgate, MI
  • The Penn Grill, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 820 Penniman Ave Plymouth MI 48170
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    820 Penniman Ave, Plymouth, MI
  • 17th Street Bar and Grill, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 3905 17 Mile Rd Sterling Heights MI 48310
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    3905 17 Mile Rd, Sterling Heights, MI
  • Pappy's Sports Bar & Grill, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 517 Monroe St Detroit MI 48226
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    517 Monroe St, Greektown Detroit, MI
  • Touchdown Cafe, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 1220 S University Ave Ann Arbor MI 48104
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    1220 S University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Schmiddy's, , , 33050 Utica Rd Fraser MI 48026
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    33050 Utica Rd, Fraser, MI
  • Jamboozies Sports Bar & Grill, Nightlife, Sports Bar, Live Music Venue, 42066 Van Dyke Avenue World Map Sterling Heights MI 48314
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    42066 Van Dyke Avenue, World Map Sterling Heights, MI
  • Shores Inn, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 23410 Greater Mack Ave St Clair Shores MI 48080
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    23410 Greater Mack Ave, St Clair Shores, MI
  • The Hideout Bar & Grill, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 1110 W 14 Mile Rd Clawson MI 48017
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    1110 W 14 Mile Rd, Clawson, MI
  • Mallie's Sports Grill & Bar, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 19400 Northline Rd Southgate MI 48195
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    19400 Northline Rd, Southgate, MI
  • Jake's Again, Nightlife, Sports Bar, 3519 S Wayne Rd Michigan Wayne MI 48184
    Nominee for: Sports Bar
    3519 S Wayne Rd, Wayne, MI
Contest Overview
  • 40,790
    Total Votes
  • 17,646
  • 141

The 2012 Detroit A-List awards are based on more than 40,000 votes from local Detroit-area experts.

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