University of Michigan Alumni Association

San Francisco Football Game Watch

Join Bay Area alumni at one of our club's official sponsor locations. The below establishments make donations to our scholarship fund that supports Bay Area students who attend U-M.

San Francisco:
Blarney Stone, 5625 Geary Blvd., San Francisco, CA, 415-386-9914
Off the 38, 38BX, 38L SF Muni bus line.
Full Bar - Full alcohol, beer, and wine.  Drink and food specials for game days.  Reasonable prices.
Extras - Rear Outdoor Patio, Shuffle Board Table, and Air Hockey Table

During all Michigan football games, the Blarney Stone will have all 7 TV's on with game audio for Wolverine football. There will be a variety of beer and cocktail specials, as well as food service before and during all football games. There is plenty of residential parking, metered parking and pay lots in the surrounding area of the Blarney Stone.

Blue Light, 1979 Union St., San Francisco, CA, 415-922-5510
For more than 20 years, The Blue Light has been a favorite place to gather on Union St in Cow Hollow. Pull up a stool at the 45 foot Mahogany Bar or grab a table and enjoy some of the best, reasonably priced drinks and pub style fare. There are 19 HD flat screen TV's, a pool table and a juke box to enjoy.  Open early for 9AM games and serving brunch food starting around 10AM.

The Taco Shop @ Underdogs, 1824 Irving St., San Francisco, CA, 415-566-8700

  • Raffling off at least 4 Michigan Game tickets each week if you wear Michigan gear
  • Dedicated area for Michigan games with sound, fight songs and cowbells 
  • Serving Zingerman’s coffee and award winning food!
  • Special Opening times for Michigan games
  • Michigan beer specials (Founders All-Day IPA)
  • Only Michigan Alum owned sports bar in San Francisco
  • Family Friendly

Trademark Sports Bar & Eatery, 1123 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA , 415-738-8838
Trademark is SoMa’s newest craft sports bar, offering a full selection of premium liquors (and the best well in town), delicious cocktails, and a large selection of popular craft beers on tap and by the can, including everyone's favorite: Founders All Day IPA!  Featuring a gorgeous outdoor patio, adrenaline inducing pop-a-shot, skeeball, and beer-pong games, as well as an alter-ego hidden speakeasy, Trademark wants to be your destination for all things sports! Particularly University of Michigan Football games! Opens at 8:45AM to get ready for the  9:00 AM games!  Food service will start at 11; feel free to BYO beforehand.
 
East Bay:
Bobby G’s Pizzeria, 2072 University Ave., Berkeley CA, 510-665-8866
Convenient to the downtown Berkeley BART station. 
Information for Berkeley public parking lots: http://www.downtownberkeley.org/index.php?option=com_directory&page=viewcat&catid=27&Itemid=39.
 
Bobby G's will open its doors to Michigan fans for 9 a.m. games also to accommodate all Michigan games and welcomes alumni to watch every game of the season.  Good food at reasonable prices.  Generally, food service may not start until 10:30 or 11 a.m. Child-friendly location.

Peninsula:

Route 92, 2128 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA, 650-312-1587
Conveniently located half-way between San Francisco and Silicon Valley; come view the game at the neighborhood sports dive bar in Tom Brady's home town!  Decked out in Michigan memorabilia, this is a fun and casual place to watch games with other Michigan fans in the peninsula.  There are 10 large flatscreen HDTV's, rotating beer taps, specialty cocktails AND air-conditioning! Enjoy shuffleboard, darts, and pool during commercial breaks. Open bright and early every day (7AM)!  Feel free to BYO food.