Sports Bar - 2012 Winners

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..." 

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2301 Woodward Avenue Detroit MI 48201
2012 Runner-Up

2. Norm's Field of Dreams

Voters Love

"I love Norm's Field of Dreams. Great family owned bar. Amazing prices and good people. Some of the best specials in the..." 

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1090 Rochester Rd Troy MI 48083
2012 Finalist

3. Cheli's Chili Bar

Voters Love

"First time at the Dearborn Cheli's was a disaster. The chili is good, but the waitress couldn't get an order right if her..." 

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47 East Adams Avenue Detroit MI 48226
2012 Finalist

4. Gator Jake's

Voters Love

"You haven't been to a sports bar until you've visited Gator Jakes. Great food, reasonable prices and excellent service from..." 

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36863 Van Dyke Ave Sterling Heights MI 48312
2012 Finalist

5. 24 Seconds

Voters Love

"24 Seconds is the best sportsbar with well over seventeen televisions on the main floor. Two of them being huge projection..." 

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3071 12 Mile Rd Berkley MI 48072
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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