Sidelines Bar

92% love it
Always something fun here
Pool tables, darts, foosball, giant Jenga, a large TV screen, and a broad selection of craft beers and martinis are staples at this local favorite.
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    • dma
      dma Over a year ago
      Loves it

      An enjoyable time!!
      New to the area. Felt totally welcomed and comfortable. Good conversation and excellent drinks!! Wasn't prepared for the membership fee....

    • calmore
      calmore Over a year ago
      Hates it

      skip it
      A dirty (not in a good way) dank, stale bar. They charge a cover. Hell knows why. There is nothing worth seeing here. One should have no reason to ever go here.

    • snowtraxx
      snowtraxx Over a year ago
      Hates it

      washed up bar
      A waste of time.

    • scottk13
      scottk13 Over a year ago
      Hates it

      Coming to town
      I will be in town this Thursday and Friday night and was wondering where the 20s crowd goes? I thought this may be an option but now maybe not?

    • rumppump
      rumppump Over a year ago
      Hates it

      so disappointed
      The reviews were good so me and my man went to check it out. It was a dirty smelly hole in the wall. Weak drinks and foul looking crowd. If it wasn't for the attitude on some of the giruly boys I would've sworn we were at a straight place. The bartenders were not hot like some have commented. Not that that really matters, but all the good reviews set us up for a very disapointing time. Does the owner write them or something? We're from DC, but I wasn't expecting such a backwoods place. Lame, lame, lame.

    • sexyman45
      sexyman45 Over a year ago
      Hates it

      ok time
      its a place where you go to play pool and have a drink with friends thats all very friendly staff

    • rickyloera
      rickyloera Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Truely a locals bar
      I went this past weekend with my roommate and had a good time. Granted it was early but the staff there were very friendly and helpful.

    • dcrunner
      dcrunner Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Fun friendly crowd
      Was here on a Wednesday and met some very friendly people. The bartender, Ralph, was awesome and was nice enough to chat me up through the evening. Would definitely recommend this place for business travelers as it is close to the Embassy Suites.

    • marshallJM
      marshallJM Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Gay Cheers in Charlotte
      Had a great time. Meet a very diverse crowd of nice people, had some great drinks at a reasonable price, and enjoyed a few games of pool. Thanks guys for being there. Got my membership after only one night, and glad I did.

    • CaliMan
      CaliMan Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Nice Bar
      Went for the first time last night and met the coolest bartender!!! Drinks are cheap, but then again, i am from Very friendly and they actually serve you drinks in real glass!!!! I will be back!!!

    • Fred_Head
      Fred_Head Over a year ago
      Hates it

      Nice place but needs some serious MEN
      Like Woofs in Atlanta, this place tries hard to be a sports bar, but the twink crowd makes it very attitudinal. Drop the attitudes, please. And remodel the bathrooms.

    • JohnCnCLT
      JohnCnCLT Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Go Here Instead Of Nextdoor!
      Charlotte Eagle is right next door but go here instead! Great place, with a friendly and diverse crowd. Friendly and fun staff. Great drinks and daily drink specials (daily martini specials are awesome!). Minor cover charge (around 3 bucks) for non members. Free pool, Wii games, darts, internet jukebox. Lots of televisions including a couple of wide screens playing all types of sports. Great afterhours greasy spoon right next door which is very popular with gay crowd. Sidelines opens at 5 so it's a great place to relax and have a drink after work too.

    • lusheslisa
      lusheslisa Over a year ago
      Loves it

      a very nice place to visit
      This is a very nice club as well very frendly, billard pool,darts,video games Drinks are wonderful, cover charge if not a member a mixed crowd over all, I'd give this club a 4 star

    • JohnWill225
      JohnWill225 Over a year ago
      Loves it

      A great place to play!
      Sidelines is everything you want in a mixed crowd sports venue. It's spacious, clean, the staff is great and they've got some great stuff to play with as well as TV's and widescreens. Bathrooms are clean and they have drink specials every day. What more could you want?

    • dalandryusa
      dalandryusa Over a year ago
      Loves it

      Gay Sports Bar
      Charlotte's first and only Gay Sports Bar. Located next to the Charlotte Eagle. Pool tables, music, several TV's and a mixed, laid back crowd. I think they serve food too. Opened Fall of 2007.