Sportsters Falkirk

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Horror in Hollywood

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Sportsters goes back to its roots to bring you a Halloween special, Horror in Hollywood!

We’ll have a makeover for the evening with Hollywood & Cinema style touches and our ushers will be taking extra special care of you… DJ Gus will also play some classic Halloween tunes from 10pm ’till late!

FREE entry as always and £100 cash for the best dressed! Do not miss out on the biggest and best Halloween party around 👻🎃

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Sportsters to give away £650 cash this Thursday!

Sportsters has been saving up for this moment since the turn of the year. We’ve put cash aside each week and been building up a lovely jackpot to give away, perfectly timed for Summer!

The quiz winners this Thursday will receive a huge £550! On top of this, we’ll be giving away £100 at Rock N Roll Bingo, meaning there is a total of £650 up for grabs.

The best bit about all this, our quiz is completely free to enter. Yes, that’s right, the UK’s largest smartphone pub quiz is entirely free to enter!

The quiz starts from around 21:30, but we advise getting in early to get the best seats in the house. You can also call to book on 01324 673220 but be sure to mention you’re looking to stay for the quiz.

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New menu launched

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Sportsters is delighted to launch a fantastic new main menu, just in time for Summer. With that in mind, we’ve added a number of new dishes that are perfect for the warmer weather. Plus, we’re delighted that our menu will also include a new wine offering with our staff happy to help with suggestions.

While maintaining some favourite dishes such as Cajun Chicken Crepes and Burgers, we’ve added a variety of new dishes for each course. This includes starters such as Beer Soup, Garlic & Chilli King Prawns, and Grilled Halloumi with Med Veg. New mains include some classic dishes such as Mussels, Pork Belly, and a Brisket Sandwich. Finally, we’ve got a variety of new desserts such as Hot Homemade Cookie Dough, Nutella Belgian Waffles, and Cranachan, Raspberry & Drambuie.

Daniel McCue, Manager of Sportsters, said: “We’re thrilled to launch our brand new menu today. It has been months in the making with a lot of hard work from our team but we’re delighted that it’s now time to show what we’ve accomplished.

“While we have kept a lot of favourites, we certainly hope that our menu will attract new customers to come to Sportsters and try what we’re offering. We always say that we are much more than a sports bar. I think today’s menu proves that and shows we take delivering high-quality food very seriously. It also shows that we are committed to raising the bar in terms of the offering we provide.”

The new menu is also perfect for sharing with options such as Melted Gruyere and a Butchers Board. This is something Daniel believes people will take advantage of. “We really want to encourage people to come in and enjoy our food, no matter what the occasion” he said. “If it’s a family celebration or just a couple of friends coming for a catch-up, there is something for everyone. For example, we have a Cheese Board that with a glass of wine would be perfect for the summer ahead. With some big football matches in the coming weeks as well, we’ll hope to perhaps see customers having a couple of ice cold pints with a Butchers Board to share. Even if it’s something to enjoy at the bar itself, we’ll be happy to accommodate.”

Finally, it has also been confirmed that the menus will now be disposable, meaning each customer will get a fresh menu each time they visit. This also means that changes and additions can be expected more regularly. “Every month or so we’ll have the opportunity to change and adapt our menu which is really great for everyone. It means that we’ll be able to add seasonal dishes or even change up a dish completely. It means that customers will get the freshest dishes possible and also can expect a variety of options each time they visit.”

The menu launches today at 12pm and you can book in to try it by clicking here.

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Sportsters voted Best Sports Bar in Scotland

It was another successful evening for Sportsters Falkirk in the hospitality industry as they picked up the Best Sports Bar award at the Scottish Entertainment & Hospitality Awards 2017. They fought off tough opposition from across Scotland to scoop the award at Merchant Square in Glasgow on Sunday evening.

Daniel McCue, Manager of Sportsters, said: “It’s amazing to have won this. We were up against four really good venues but we’re delighted that our hard work and dedication has paid off. We’ve got a great team at Sportsters and we’re seeing the results at award ceremonies like this time and time again.”

Sunday’s win follows victories for Sportsters at both the Scottish Licensed Trade News Awards (SLTN) where they won the Social Responsibility Award in 2016 and at Best Bar None (BBN) Scotland 2017 where they received the first ever Platinum Award for continued excellence.

“To have our work recognised by so many industry experts is a real testament to us” added Daniel. “Not only are we having success at multiple ceremonies but we’re also proving ourselves for the variety of work we do. While we believe we’re Scotland’s best Sports Bar, we’re showing that we’re much more than that with our work in striving to be responsible for our customers and doing that to the highest and most consistent level possible.”

These awards mean that customers can be assured of a high-quality experience whatever time of the day they visit. This is something that Daniel takes very seriously, saying: “We’ve got a really busy schedule right now, especially with the end of the football season fast approaching. Even when we are busy, giving all customers a great experience is paramount. Our commitment to being responsible as a venue also means that if customers do come to enjoy our later licenses, they can be assured it’ll be a fun and safe night.”

Sportsters will most likely be up for more awards in the future, but Daniel insists that isn’t the main focus right now. “We’ve got a really busy schedule in terms of sport and a new menu that’s coming soon. We’re focussed on getting these things right and giving our customers a great experience. If we do that, like we’ve been doing, the awards will come.”

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Paw Patrol Brunch tickets

Sportsters is delighted to be hosting Paw Patrol Brunches on Saturday 6th of May and Sunday 7th of May from 10:30 to 12:30! Saturday tickets are already SOLD OUT, but due to high demand we will be selling Sunday tickets from 6.30pm on Wednesday 12th of April.

The day will include a visit from the Paw Patrol characters, party games, face painting, craft table, music, and a buffet lunch for both kids and parents.

Tickets for Saturday sold out in just over 24 hours, so Sunday is expected to sell out just as fast! If you did miss out, we are looking at running similar events in the future. Don’t be too disappointed and keep an eye on our social media pages (Facebook / Twitter / Instagram) for more info.

To buy tickets for this event please visit the events page: Paw Patrol Brunch tickets from Skiddle.

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Sportsters makes history at Best Bar None

It was a historic evening for Sportsters Falkirk last week as they claimed the first ever Platinum Award at the Best Bar None Scotland 2016-17 National Awards. The status award was introduced for the first time this year and was presented to Sportsters as part of their continued excellence.

Daniel McCue, General Manager of Sportsters, said “We are delighted to have received this award. We as a team have worked hard for a number of years now with Best Bar None (BBN) to provide the best customer experience possible. To have that work and dedication recognised with such an award is a great privilege for us.”

Chris McGovern, Sales Manager of Chivas Brothers-Pernod Ricard who supported the award, said “The venues strike a really positive balance between their Social Responsibility and Conviviality which is key to the success of their businesses.”

Sportsters was also a finalist in the Best Bar and Innovation in Social Responsibility categories, but unfortunately didn’t walk away as winners.

“We would have loved to have won these awards, but we’re delighted to have been finalists” said Daniel. “To be finalists in two categories and to come away as winners of the first ever Platinum award is a fantastic achievement. We’re delighted.”

It also may not be the last award that Sportsters’ collects this year. They are a finalist for Best Sports Bar at the Scottish Entertainment and Hospitality Awards which is held next month and this follows on from the Social Responsibility Award won at the 2016 SLTN Awards.

“To have won and be up for so many awards is fantastic and we’re proud of the work we’re doing for the community and our customers” said Daniel. “We’ll aim to continue the work we’ve done so far and to continue pushing ourselves to the highest level possible.”

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Sportsters is Best Sports Bar finalist at #ENT2017

We’re delighted to announce that we have been voted as a finalist of the Best Sports Bar Award at the Scottish Entertainment & Hospitality Awards!

Thank you to everyone who voted for us. Without your votes, we couldn’t have done it! We’re delighted to have been selected and now can’t wait for the final in May. Fingers crossed we can win the award and bring it back to Falkirk!

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St Patrick’s Day at Sportsters

We’re delighted to launch our St Patrick’s Day plans here at Sportsters! We’ll be open until 3am, throwing Falkirk’s hottest celebration!

We start the day with the Cheltenham Gold Cup, which is expected to go off at 15:30. Then, we’ll live Irish music from 8pm until 10pm with Alan Donaldson and DJ Neil will take us through until 3am.

On top of this, we have some amazing drink promos, all themed to the occasion! Have a look below and get deciding which one you’ll be trying.

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Sportsters up for Best Sports Bar

Sportsters has been put forward as Best Sports Bar at the 2017 Scottish Entertainment and Hospitality Awards! In order to win, we need your help. Please visit @ http://entertainmentawards.co.uk/vote-now/ and write ‘Sportsters Falkirk’ in the box labelled, Scotland’s Best Sports Bar of the year.

Buy why should we win? Well, we are one of Scotland’s largest Sports Bars with over 60 screens and multiple projectors to show a variety of sports and channels across the venue. We also are one of the best venues to watch the biggest sporting events, drawing hundreds of people in for events such as England v Scotland last year. Alongside being able to watch the sport, you’re also able to take part! We have plenty of pool tables in venue for you and your mates to get playing.

We also work closely and support the local community and sponsor football clubs such as Braes FC & Stenhousemuir Ladies FC. We also proudly support our local team, Falkirk FC! We’ve followed them in the Scottish Cup Final and the Play-Off final. While they didn’t have success, we’ll be right behind them for the next challenge.

On top of all this sport, we also provide quality food and drinks, 7 days a week for all customers of the local area. From couples, families, friends, we’re always here to provide the best experience possible. Plus, if it’s a party you’re after, we’re open until 3am every Friday and Saturday!

We appreciate all your support, so please spread the word and help us get Falkirk’s very own Sportsters to number one!