Sports bar Central City Tavern now open in Alpharetta City Center

Grouper tacos from Central City Tavern in Alpharetta.

Grouper tacos from Central City Tavern in Alpharetta.

A sports bar is now serving up bar food, shuffleboard and more than 20 TVs in the Alpharetta City Center development.

Central City Tavern opened this week at 19 Academy St. It joins a location that opened earlier this year in Sugar Hill.

The menu offers a variety of bar food including starters such as Bavarian pretzels and shrimp and chorizo dip; burgers and hot dogs; salads; bowls and skillets including the mushroom steak skillet and the shrimp and grits bowl; tacos and sandwiches such as the ciabatta chicken Casear sandwich; and a variety of wing choices including the signature roasted wings.

Beverage options include cocktails such as prickly pear and pineapple margaritas; passionfruit mojitos; and blood orange cosmos, as well as a variety of wines and beers.

The bar will also host karaoke, trivia, bingo and live music nights, a shuffleboard table and Keno.

The Alpharetta location features a large outdoor patio that opens onto a courtyard.

The team behind Central City Tavern also own The Tavern House in Alpharetta and Sugar Hill and The Derby in Alpharetta and Norcross.

19 Academy St., Alpharetta. 678-404-8309,


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