September is here and for sports fans across the country that means one thing: NFL and college football is back! Whether you’re a cult follower of the Seahawks, a die hard Huskies fan, or just interested in sports for the beer discounts, Ballard has a lot to offer when it comes to football viewing. From great drink deals to state-of-the-at television systems, here are a few places to catch a game in Ballard.

Ballard Loft
Ballard Loft is one of our neighborhood’s favorite sports bars, and their Game Day Menu is hard to beat. On NFL Sundays, Ballard Loft starts serving breakfast at 9:00 a.m. and features live DJ’s during halftime of all Seahawks games. They’re a great place for Monday Night Football, because they offer Happy Hour specials all night long. For the most devoted Seahawks fans, season ticket holders, or anyone else with tickets on gameday, Ballard Loft has its own Seahawks Party Bus, which includes breakfast at the Loft, beverages during transport, and happy hour prices pre and post game.

Paxti’s Pizza
If you’re looking for a family-friendly football viewing place in Ballard, Paxti’s Pizza may be the place for you. Their tasty pies will satisfy everyone from gourmet pizza lovers to picky children, and their appetizers, salads, wings, and snacks are great too. With delicious food and pleasant atmosphere, Paxti’s is an ideal place for a family football Sunday.

King’s Hardware
King’s Hardware is another great place to catch a game in Ballard. Their large space makes it a fun place for groups, and their facilities also feature both indoor and outdoor seating. Their menu includes sandwiches, appetizers, buck-off-burgers and more. This fun restaurant and bar is right across the street from Hotel Ballard, so it's highly convenient for hotel guests. Catching a game at King’s Hardware is hard to beat!

Bad Albert's Tap And Grill
If you’re looking for a football viewing spot with an extensive menu of salads, sandwiches, burgers, salads and more, Bad Albert's may be your spot. Their drink menu has a number of speciality cocktails and local and national beers on tap. Located just a few blocks from Hotel Ballard, this is an easy place to access and an ideal spot for an NFL Sunday.

Ballard is a great place for football viewing, and wining and dining of all kinds. With a number of local breweries, bars, and restaurants our neighborhood has a lot to offer. To learn more about Hotel Ballard or to book your stay, visit our website today!