Some may say Chicago is suffering through a sports apocalypse with a string of disappointing seasons — thank goodness for the Chicago Sky and its 2021 WNBA championship.
But Chicago fans are known for their ability to look past losses and to support their teams through thick and thin. Some may call that passion while others may call that being creatures of habit. Regardless big games call for more than gathering around a puny laptop and hoping that illegal Internet stream will come through. Below, find Eater Chicago’s picks for best sports bars in the city. They feature plenty of screens for viewing and great food and drink — especially for the Super Bowl. Save those frozen pizza rolls for another ocassion.
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