Maybe you didn’t get that big screen television as a present this year.
It’s OK—there are a lot of sports bars in Northern Virginia where you can watch the Bowl Championship Series games (see a schedule below).
No matter where your college football allegiance lies, here are of a few spots you might try in and near Reston.
Of course, feel free to add your own suggestions in the comments section below, and post a review of these places to the Patch Places directory by clicking on the linked addresses.
This chain sports bar and restaurant has multiple televisions, a good bar and solid pub fare.
Glory Days Grill
2 (703) 390-5555
The original Glory Days opened in Burke in 1996. There are now 11 locations in Northern Virginia. Most of them can get pretty loud. Fortunately, the restaurant offers small speaker boxes for your table if you want to hear the ref’s calls. Hard Times Café
Lots of TVs and Irish/Australian good make this a popular spot.
Finnegan's Irish Pub
Old-style pub meets modern sports bar.
Buffalo Wing Factory
Everything a fan needs: wings, beer and screens.
Who’s Playing When in the BCS?
Oregon vs. Wisconsin
Jan. 2, 5:10 p.m.
Stanford vs. Oklahoma State
Jan. 2, 8:45 p.m.
Michigan vs. Virginia Tech
Jan. 3, 8:30 p.m.
Clemson vs. West Virginia
Jan. 4, 8:30 p.m.
LSU vs. Alabama
Jan. 9, 8:30 p.m.