Top Places to Watch the World Cup
The FIFA World Cup, the most watched sporting event in the world, is already here. The party has begun, 32 countries compete in order to choose the best soccer team on the planet, and although your vacation rental home or luxury villa has all the necessary equipment to watch the games, we present you with a guide of the best places to enjoy this great event to the fullest while vacationing in Orlando.
Miller’s Ale House at Champions Gate
With wall-to-wall screens you won’t miss any of the action. This famous restaurant is very well known among the locals and visitors for the quality of the food and the “all day everyday specials”. Root for your favorite team while enjoying the famous great atmosphere of Miller’s Ale House at Champions Gate.
ESPN Club is a paradise for soccer fans. In this fabulous site you will be able to appreciate the games by satellite signal and through high quality monitors scattered throughout the complex. Enjoy delicious pub style food plus cocktails and other drinks.
Buffalo Wild Wings
Buffalo Wild Wings is recognized for its love of all sports. Soccer is not the exception and therefore the restaurant has excellent offers and extended hours. During the FIFA World Cup, they will have the “Ultimate Soccer Fan Experience” with wing deals, beer specials and more, besides soccer playing on the big screens.
NBC Sports Grill
Nearly 100 high-definition screens immerse you in a stream of soccer coverage as you drink and dine. Expect much more than your average bar food; a mix of tasty classics and incredible new creations. NBC Grill is located at Universal City Walk.
Hot Dog Hall of Fame
Also located in City Walk, enjoy the games in the Hot Dog Hall of Fame that also has a large selection of hot dogs in a spacious, pleasant, and comfortable place.
Splitsville Dining Room
Located in Disney Springs, this place offers a great atmosphere for everyone of all ages. Enjoy the great menu selection which includes burgers, pizza, steaks, sushi, Mexican, Italian, and BBQ items while the drink menu covers mixed drinks, beer, and wine. Splitsville is liberally decorated with flat screen TVs, including the bowling lanes!
Note: This years’ tournament takes place in Russia. Simulcasts in the Eastern Time Zone will be taking taking place in the morning and early afternoon. Refer to this schedule from CBS Sports for exact times and channels.