Finding sports bars to watch a soccer match can be a challenge. The most revered leagues, like the Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, and Serie A, are on early in the morning. This is because of their European location and time difference. Luckily for Indiana residents, we’ve put together a list of the best soccer bars in Indianapolis. So grab a pint of beer and some food, and check out your favorite European football team at one of these best places.
1. Chatham Tap Mass Ave
719 Massachusetts Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46204
This is the best sport bar to watch soccer at in Indy! It’s located in downtown Indianapolis on beautiful Mass Ave. Mass Ave serves as both an arts and cultural district in the city. This English neighborhood pub gives off a friendly and laid back atmosphere. Soccer scarves adorn the walls and ceilings.
Come here to watch your favorite team in their respective domestic league or Champions League. It serves as a great place to watch the United States national teams (USMNT and USWNT).
They feature beer from the best local breweries. They also serve up the best that England and Europe have to offer. In the mood for something off the grill? This establishment has the best wings in Indianapolis! Be sure to get the signature sauce. It offers a little bit of both sweet and spice. The wings are properly sauced and crispy, while remaining juicy on the inside.
Not in the mood for wings? They also have some of the best pizza in Indianapolis. And what would an English pub be without some fantastic fish and chips?!
2. Chatham Tap Fishers
8211 E 116th St #120
Fishers, IN 46038
Chatham Tap’s North Indy location feels like the TV show Cheers. The dark wood interior gives off an old school, small town bar vibe. It’s not all old school though, as the brick and stone decor offer a more modern look around the dark wood. Add in the soccer memorabilia around the bar and the scarves on the wall, and this is a great place to watch soccer.
There are TVs located throughout the indoor area so you can watch something no matter where you are sitting. The location is roomy and offers plenty of parking. They also have an outside patio. Excellent beers are always on rotation.
3. Chatham Tap Butler
4702 Sunset Ave Suite 100
Indianapolis, IN 46208
Chatham Tap’s newest location right by the Butler campus features a large bar with high, spacey ceilings. Numerous soccer team flags can be found in the rafters. The brick and wood interior offers that old school feel with some modernization.
There are numerous TVs throughout the spacey bar. Along with soccer decor, Butler memorabilia can be found throughout the bar. There is also a large outdoor seating area with adequate lighting.
4. Union Jack Pub Broad Ripple
921 Broad Ripple Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46220
Located in the heart of Broad Ripple, this British pub gives off that old neighborhood pub feel. There is decor all over the wall accompanying the dark wood interior. The bar is not loaded with TVs, but you will still find your favorite soccer team on. If you come on a warm and dry day, the garage door may be open.
There is a great beer selection with many locals on draft. The deep dish pizza is often talked about. They also offer many vegan and vegetarian options.
5. Turchetti’s Delicatessen & Meat Market
1110 Prospect St
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Located in Fountain Square, this award-winning butcher shop, delicatessen, and USDA salumeria is also a soccer bar. Scarves and other soccer decor are found throughout the location. There are 2 TVs at the bar with additional TVs in the corners.
The star of this place is definitely the food. You can order a burger, sandwich, wings, pizza, or fries while you watch the game. Feel like also taking something home? This place has you covered. On your way out, grab a beautiful cut of steak, pork, or chicken. The steaks look amazing! There are many beer options with some being from local breweries.
6. Centerpoint Brewing
1125 E. Brookside Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46202
You must be a Tottenham fan to enjoy this soccer bar/brewery. This is the home pub of Indy Spurs. The matches can be seen on the large screen projector or HD TVs. There is lots of parking available and the inside is extremely spacious.
The best part is you are supporting a local business by enjoying local craft beer. They don’t appear to offer a food menu.
7. Union Jack Pub Westfield
110 S Union St
Westfield, IN 46074
The newest Union Jack location offers an English pub feel in the front, and a sports bar feel in the back. There is a lounge atmosphere with high ceilings and brick walls. British decor can be found throughout the establishment.
There is a large selection of draft and bottled beers. Some great food options include the fish and chips, breaded tenderloin, and of course the deep dish pizza just like the Broad Ripple location.
All of these bars are a great place to watch a soccer match in Indianapolis, Indiana. Most give off a British neighborhood pub feel. They offer a wide selection of alcohol and many menu items are delicious. If you live in Indy or happen to find yourself in Indy and want to watch a soccer match, be sure to visit one of these local establishments.