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If you're looking to go out to watch the big game, you've definitely got your fair share of options when it comes to sports bars in St. Petersburg and Clearwater.  Of course, you probably want a place with an ample amount of TVs, hopefully some fans on your side, and a good selection of food and drink.  These five places can definitely provide.  Here's our list of the best sports bars in Clearwater and St. Pete.

Ferg's Sports Bar - Ferg's has been an institution for Rays fans ever since it opened right next to Tropicana Field.  Head out to this HUGE, multi-level, indoor/outdoor sports bar to watch the Rays or any other sport you can imagine on TVs lining the premises while sipping on something from their full bar or classic, American menu.

The Sports Bar and Grill - If they've got a name like Sports Bar and Grill, they've got to be a great place to catch some sports, right?  They've been doing it for over 20 years serving classic pub grub like burgers, wings, sandwiches, and more in an environment rife with TVs and a great sports vibe.  Catch pay-per-view matches of all the UFC and WWE matches here too.

Capogna's Dugout - Serving Clearwater since 1973, Capogna's dugout is a haven for sports lovers.  Decorated in a ton of sports memorabilia, Capogna's specializes in Italian cuisine including pizza and much more.  18 TVs throughout the restaurant make it a great place to catch a game or stop by after you've just played or watched one.

Engine No 9 - If you're looking for phat burgers that will keep your belly full for days, Engine No 9 is the perfect sports bar for you. With their endless burger options, they have lots of draft beers and TVs so you can get rowdy with like-minded fans during the game! 

Winghouse - Wings and things await your arrival at Winghouse. Their motto is to be "brilliant on the basics" and believe me, they've done it! Their bar bites are tasty and their drink specials are cheap. 

Hooters - Did you know that the original Hooters is on the way to Clearwater Beach? Stop by during a game and grab a beer as beautiful women serve you bar bites and wings until your heart and belly are content. 

Courtside Grille - During game time, Courtside Grille gets packed, but for good reason. With cheap drink specials and food that will make your mouth water, this is the perfect place for a guys night out to watch the big game. 

Glory Days Grill - Wings, Burgers, Sandwiches and more wait for you to enter the doors of Glory Days Grill. Stop by during a game to get a taste of the glory days with some of the best wings money can buy! 

These are just a few of the best sports bars in St. Petersburg and Clearwater.  Head out and discover yours today! And return to 727area for more fun restaurants in St. Pete, Clearwater, Largo, Dunedin and more of Pinellas County!