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Watch The Game At These Sports Bars Near Your Octagon Apartment

October 10, 2020

Everyone loves fall for different reasons, but for football fans, the season ranks at the top for one reason only – it’s finally time to watch one of America’s favorite sports! Although fans can’t enjoy the game at the stadium at this time, that’s OK – the Roosevelt Island area has lots of sports bars which make watching the game fun and delicious.

Near your Octagon apartment, check out these sports bars for saucy platters of wings, cold beers and the company of your neighbors. Don’t feel comfortable sitting at a bar? Many of them also offer takeout, so you can enjoy their pub grub at home!

Rathbones, located at 1702 2nd Ave, New York which is 16 minutes from your Octagon apartment, is a boisterous sports bar featuring wood-heavy decor along with lots of flat-screens and draft beer.

With 13 flat screens including the biggest TV in the Upper East Side, along with a wide variety of draft and bottled beers, Rathbones provides a fun-filled atmosphere for any college or pro game. Also check out their nightly drink specials and half price happy hour, the start to every great night.

Cornerstone Tavern, located at 961 2nd Ave, New York which is 15 minutes from your Octagon apartment, is a bi-level sports bar with full menu, craft brews and extended happy hour, plus trivia and karaoke nights.

Cornerstone Tavern is Midtown East’s answer to the demand for a high-end sports bar experience. With 20 HD TVs as well as a private party space, Cornerstone is suited to meet the needs of any group, large or small. They also offer a unique and seasonal cocktail list, rotating American craft and imported draft beer, dinner and brunch menus.


1702 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10128

(212) 369-7361

Cornerstone Tavern

961 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10022

(212) 888-7403

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