March Madness may be cooling down but the action on the court is as hot as ever—and this weekend’s games are sure to end the month with a slam dunk as Tobacco Road rivals Duke and UNC meet for their first-ever tourney NCAA matchup in the Final Four Saturday with allll the emotion on the line. Coach K’s final season. A chance to punch your ticket to the National Championship against your arch-rival. So either all your swishes come true or you just dribble. Feel the drama.
So whether you’re feelin’ Devilish or hollerin’ for the Heels, court is officially in session at these six local sports spots—aka, drink (er, watch) here to celebrate a W or forget an L!
Get ready for a good shuckin’ time with food and drink specials (including $1 oysters!) at this “tide-to-table” resto. You won’t miss a single shot thanks to multiple TVs all programmed to the NCAA Final Four.
Take in the game in style at Dram & Draught while sipping from its brand-new spring menu. Bottom’s up!
A hoppy evening is in store at My Way Tavern, one of RM reader’s fave sports bars to enjoy the game + grub (plus beer, natch). No matter your crew’s food preferences, the popular neighborhood joint has something for everyone—from wings and nachos to mac ’n cheese and ribs. NTM 22 beers on tap. Now that’s what we call a stella good time.
Despite the name, Carolina Ale House isn’t for just the Carolina fans. No matter which blue you’re reppin’, the ale house will cure what ales you with its flat-screen basketball frenzy—either out on the terrace or bellied up to the high-energy bar.
Born from a dream to combine good food and good sports, Tobacco Road Sports Cafe has exactly what you need to get your head in the game for the Final Four. Can we get a cheers?
All kinds of players retreat here, so whether your team wins or loses, at least you’ll have PR’s famous sausage dip—and a local brew or two—to keep you satisfied.