Bars University of Iowa students Matt Kilian, left, of Clive and Dan Oleskowicz of Naperville, Ill., paint their bodies before a game. (Juice file photo)

University of Iowa students Matt Kilian, left, of Clive and Dan Oleskowicz of Naperville, Ill., paint their bodies before a game. (Juice file photo)

10 bars to watch tonight’s Iowa vs. Tennessee game

Published on March 19th, 2014 | by Ameena Rasheed

What’s better than March Madness? How about watching your favorite team advance in the big tournament? Iowa plays Tennessee tonight at 8:10 p.m. on TRU (check your local listings). Here are 10 bars when you can catch the game with a few friends. If you won’t happen to be by a television tonight, then you can visit the Register for live scoring updates.

Saints Pub

Find it: 4041 Urbandale Ave.

Info: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Monday through Saturday; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday for brunch. 515-440-4703; saintspub.com

Johnny’s Hall of Fame

Find it: 302 Court Ave.

Info: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily; 515-280-6679; johnnyshalloffame.com

Champps

Find it: 101 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines

Info: 11 a.m.-midnight Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday; 515-440-6565; champps.com

Jethro’s

Find it: 3100 Forest Ave.

Info: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday, 9:30 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday; 515-279-3300; jethrosdesmoines.com

Legends American Grill

Find it: 640 S. 50th St., West Des Moines

Info: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily; 515-267-6474; legendsamericangrill.com

Mickey’s Irish Pub

Find it: 50 S.E. Laurel St., Waukee

Info: 11 a.m.-close daily; 515-987-9604; mickeyswaukee.com

Murphy’s Sports Bar and Grill

Find it: 2675 100th St., Urbandale

Info: 11 a.m.-midnight Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday; 515-334-0633; murphysbarandgrill.com

Wellman’s Pub

Find it: 2920 Ingersoll Ave.

Info: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily; 515-245-9737; wellmanspub.com

The Chicken Coop Sports Bar and Grill

Find it: 1960 Grand Ave., Suite 23, West Des Moines

Info: 11 a.m.-2 a.m. daily; 515-223-0088; chickencoopsportsbar.com

Sports Page Grill

Find it: 1701 N. Ankeny Blvd., Ankeny

Info: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday; 515-963-8811; thesportspagegrill.com


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Ameena is Online Editor for Juice Magazine. E-mail her at ameena@dmJuice.com or follow her updates on Twitter @AmeenaRasheed.



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