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Where to watch Team USA take on the Netherlands around San Diego

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Posted at 2:58 PM, Dec 02, 2022
and last updated 2022-12-02 19:58:13-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Stars, stripes, and soccer will be the subject Saturday for several San Diego establishments as Team USA fans file in, hoping America's quest for the World Cup stays alive.

Eyes from around the globe will be on Team USA, starting at 7 a.m. PT, since their match against the Netherlands in the Round of 16 kicks off the Knockout Stage of the 2022 World Cup.

Patriotic patrons have a variety of options for where they'd like to watch the high-stakes match.

Below you'll find a list of San Diego bars and restaurants opening their doors early for the game:

  • Fairplay
    • This bar in North Parkprides itself as the spot to watch soccer in San Diego. It was open early throughout Group Play, and doors will open at 6 a.m. PT Saturday for the USA-Netherlands match.
    • Address: 4026 30th St., San Diego, CA 92104
  • The Smoking Gun
    • This spot in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter will be ready to serve fans right at 7 a.m., according to its website and a Facebook event.
    • Address: 555 Market St., San Diego, CA 92101
  • Barleymash
    • Also in the Gaslamp, Barleymash opens its doors at 6:45 a.m. sharp for the match.
    • Address: 600 Fifth Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
  • Hudson and Nash
    • Located at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, this waterfront bar will open at 6:30 a.m. — plenty of time to grab a drink before the match begins.
    • Address:1 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA, 92101
  • Guava Beach Bar & Grill
    • Head to Mission Beach at 6 a.m. sharp, and a full brunch and bar menu will welcome you. The event description on Facebookhighlighted Guava's 16-ingredient Bloody Mary — how appropriate for the Round of 16!
    • Address: 3714 Mission Blvd., San Diego, CA, 92109
  • O'Brien's Pub
    • In Kearney Mesa, fans can pile into this pub starting at 6 a.m., with breakfast starting at 6:30 a.m. The pub says it will post more updates about service during the World Cup to its Facebook page.
    • Address: 4646 Convoy St., San Diego, CA, 92111
  • Pete's Place
    • Pete’s is a local, neighborhood bar in the heart of the La Mesa Village. Pete’s does not serve food, but you are allowed to bring your own food to enjoy. The bar will open at 7 a.m.
    • Address: 8330 La Mesa Blvd., La Mesa, CA 91942
  • Señor Grubby's
    • Both locations in North County will be open at 7 a.m. sharp for this weekend's World Cup matches.
    • Addresses:
      • 311 N. Tremont St., Oceanside, CA 92054
      • 377 Carlsbad Village Dr., Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • 3N1 Sports Bar & Grill
    • This spacious spot in Chula Vista has a 128-inch TV outside (although it may be a bit chilly Saturday morning). Doors open at 6 a.m.
    • Address: 2330 Proctor Valley Rd., 101, Chula Vista, CA 91914
  • Princess Pub & Grille
    • Another pub showing all World Cup matches — the Princess can be found in Little Italy. Catch the game at 7 a.m.
    • Address: 1665 India St., San Diego, CA 92101
  • Shakespeare Pub
    • The Shakespeare is a popular spot in Mission Hills for catching Premier League matches, so why not drop by for the World Cup as well? The pub says it operates on a first come, first serve basis with no seat saving allowed. Get there at 6 a.m. to secure your spot.
    • Address: 3701 India St., San Diego, CA 92103
  • Bluefoot Bar & Lounge
    • Another North Park location making its name on following footy, the Bluefoot's doors will open at 6 a.m. Saturday.
    • Address: 3404 30th St., San Diego, CA 92104
  • The Harp
    • This friendly Irish pub in Ocean Beach will be ready for business at 6:30 a.m.
    • Address: 4935 Newport Ave., San Diego, CA 92107

If you know of other locations opening early for Team USA's match Saturday, send an email to the 10News digital team with the information so we can update this story.