Winner: Best sports bar in Atlanta I Best of Atlanta 

  • Jen West
  • For the AJC
3:40 p.m Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 Best of Atlanta

Football is back, and fans are congregating at their favorite sports bars to cheer for their beloved teams.

This week's Best of Atlanta poll found the best sports bars to show your support while eating delicious bites and drinking frothy beverages.

If you've watched a game at Taco Mac while diving into a heaping pile of hot wings, then you know that it's a top sports bar destination for many fans in town. Offering multiple locations across Atlanta, Taco Mac is the No. 1 place to catch the big game, according to our voters. 

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If you'd like to take it easy with some of your best buddies while watching the big games of the day, then The Midway Pub is serving up a plethora of laid-back vibes. Take a seat at their large bar inside or on their outdoor spacious patio for a sports marathon fueled by good eats and drinks. Coming in second never tasted so good. 

Getting fancy in third, Dantanna's combines culinary excellence with the entertainment value of sports to create the ultimate restaurant experience. They are one of Atlanta’s only upscale sports restaurant that exudes the sophistication of a five-star restaurant and the entertainment of having a private box at your favorite game. 

Sometimes the best spots fill up the fastest, so it's smart to have a working list of the best Atlanta sports bars on standby. Be sure to add our other official nominees to your top hits: Mazzy's Sports Bar & Grill (North Fulton), Kuzan’s Sports Bar & Grill (Gwinnett), McCray's West Village Tavern (Cobb County) and Twain's Brewpub and Billiards (DeKalb). 

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