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Official and unofficial unique places to watch the Marquette game

Three-seed Marquette takes on Miami on Thursday, March 28 at 6:15 p.m. in the NCAA tournament.

If you're not watching the game from the comfort of your living room, Marquette has several official game watching parties listed on its site.

We've listed them below.

Bluemound Gardens
11703 W. Bluemound Rd., Wauwatosa, (414) 771-3000
Drink and food specials, including $2 tacos. Dedicated televisions for all Marquette men's basketball games.

Matty's Bar & Grille
14460 W. College Ave., New Berlin, (414) 427-3838
Specials include 25 percent off all appetizers during all Marquette men's basketball games if you mention the Marquette alumni website. Matty's has more than 20 HD flat-panel TVs.

Major Goolsby's
340 W. Kilbourn Ave., (414) 271-3414
The Major has 50 plus HDTVs including three big screen HDTVs. Drink specials are available during all televised games and post-game festivities.

Replay Sports Bar
2238 N. Farwell Ave., (414) 431-1080
Drink and food specials, including $5 select appetizers. Marquette will be featured on multiple TVs for ample viewing and Replay offers two large screen projectors and 33 TVs in all.

Trinity Three Irish Pubs
125 E. Juneau Ave., (414) 278-7033
Drink and food specials include $5 small plate appetizers. There's even free trolley service to and from every home game and live music after Saturday home games.

Union Sports Annex
North 16th and West Wells Streets
Marquette University Campus
Specials include prizes and giveaways, food specials, game day music and all of the energy and atmosphere of being at the game for select men's basketball games. See website for schedule and further details.

Upper 90 Sports Pub
322 W. State St., (414) 988-9372
Upp 90 has drink and food specials, including $2 off appetizers and dedicated televisions for all Marquette men's basketball away games.

These places above, along with those in our Sports bar guide, are bound to be packed and full of excitement, but you may be looking for something a bit more "off the beaten path" or "untraditional." So, we've complied a small list of other great places to watch the game in Milwaukee.

Restaurants with great bars

Capital Grille
310 W. Wisconsin Ave., (414) 223-0600

John Hawk's Pub
100 E. Wisconsin Ave., (414) 272-3199

222 E. Erie St., (414) 727-9300

Mason Street Grill
425 E. Mason St., (414) 298-3131

La Merenda
125 E. National Ave., (414) 389-0125

540 E. Mason St., (414) 223-0135

Not really sports bara, but fun game watching places

Cafe Hollander
7677 W. State St., (414) 475-6771
2608 N. Downer Ave., (414) 963-6366

Camp Bar
4044 N. Oakland Ave., (414) 962-5182

Club Garibaldi
2501 S. Superior St., (414) 483-6335

Horny Goat Hideaway
2011 S. 1st St., (414) 482-4628

Spin Milwaukee
233 E. Chicago St., (414) 831-7746

Hotel bars

Best Western Plus Milwaukee Airport Hotel and Conference Center
5105 S. Howell Ave., (414) 769-2100

Hotel Metro
411 E. Mason St., (414) 272-1937

Hyatt Downtown
333 W. Kilbourn Ave., (414) 276-1234

Iron Horse
500 W. Florida St., (888) 543-4766

139 E. Kilbourn Ave., (414) 276-8686

Lake City Lounge
5105 S. Howell Ave., (414) 831-3659

Hilton Downtown Miller Time Pub
509 W. Wisconsin Ave., (414) 271-2337

Radisson Milwaukee West
Jimmy's Island Grill
2303 N. Mayfair Rd., (414) 837-2121

Sheraton Brookfield Al Fiere Lounge
375 S. Moorland Rd., (262) 364-1100

Random places for impromptu game watching

Apple Stores
5715 N. Centerpark Way, Glendale, (414) 977-3410
2500 N. Mayfair Rd., Wauwatosa, (414) 290-9780

Bowling alleys

Hudson Business Lounge
310 E. Buffalo St., (414) 220-9460

Milwaukee Public Market
400 N. Water St., (414) 336-1111

Your favorite big box store that sells TVs

The mini TVs at the Y or your local gym

Do you have a favorite non traditional sports bar? Use the talkbacks or Facebook to tell us how you get your game on.


Photodavie | March 28, 2013 at 8:22 a.m. (report)


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