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Food, drink and the world cup.

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Hasan Jun 10, 2010 11:16 AM

Hi
New to the board. With little else but the world cup to occupy me over the next month i plan to try and enjoy the games in some casual places surrounded by people cheering on their respective nations. I though it might be fun for people to post recommendations for such places

The list of countries participating is below, all recommendations welcome, hopefully i will get to report back on a fair few. (i'm also going to post the same thing on the outer boroughs board).

Africa
South Africa
Ghana
Cameroon
Cote d'ivoire
Nigeria
Algeria

Americas
USA
Uruguay
Paraguay
Brazil
Argentina
Chile
Mexico
Hondura

Asia - Pacific
Japan
N. Korea
S. Korea
Australia
New Zealand

Europe
England
France
Germany
Holland
Italy
Serbia
Netherlands
Denmark
Slovakia
Slovenia
Greece
Portugal
Spain

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    kathryn RE: Hasan Jun 10, 2010 11:31 AM

    Not all restaurants and bars will have TVs tuned into the world cup, but here are some suggestions in a thread that's already been started:

    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/712921

    See also:
    http://goal.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/06...
    http://blog.zagat.com/where-to-watch-...
    http://ny.eater.com/archives/2010/06/...

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      kathryn RE: kathryn Jun 13, 2010 07:52 PM

      Here's a WSJ round up of where to watch the World Cup, but broken down by country:
      http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001...

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        Hasan RE: kathryn Jun 14, 2010 05:13 PM

        Thanks for the suggestions

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