Top Trivia Nights In Connecticut

April 3, 2014 9:00 AM

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Are you up for the challenge? Across Connecticut, your favorite hometown bars are putting your knowledge to the test. Weekly trivia nights are a crowd pleaser and the perfect escape from day-to-day responsibilities. Try one of these bars, an updated list from the article of the best bars for trivia nights.

Chicago Sam’s Sports Bar & Grille
51-14 Shunpike Road
Cromwell, CT 06416
(860) 635-1860

Date: Wednesdays at 7:15

Every day of the week, Chicago Sam’s Sports Bar & Grille features specials and events. Chicago Sam’s is known for its 100 TVs, live music, pool tables and atmosphere. It is a common meeting place to cheer on your favorite sports team. Every Wednesday night is bar trivia night. The competition starts at 7:15 p.m. Enjoy a fun night out with 50-cent wings and pint specials for Bud Light and Coors Light.

O’Neill’s Pub & Restaurant
93 N. Main St.
Norwalk, CT 06850
(203) 838-0222

Date: Tuesdays at 8 p.m.

A traditional Irish pub, O’Neill’s Pub & Restaurant serves up your favorite Irish dishes. This spot has been voted one of the best Irish pubs on the gold coast. Drawing attention of locals and Guinness beer lovers, O’Neill’s hosts trivia every Tuesday night. The fun starts at 8 p.m. Tuesday night specials also include $1 sliders.

Bobby V’s Sports Bar
225 Main St.
Stamford, CT 06901
(203) 348-0010

Date: Thursdays at 8 p.m.

Bobby V’s is home to sports lovers in downtown Stamford. For over 30 years, it has been a popular bar for catching up with friends, watching sporting events and special events including karaoke and trivia. Put your knowledge to the test every Thursday night. It features six rounds of themed trivia. Winners can win prizes for highest score, funniest team name and even the losers get honored with a prize. Plan your next trivia night out with friends at Bobby V’s.

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Steel Horse Saloon
630 Washington Ave.
North Haven, CT 06473
(203) 234-0690

Date: Mondays

You’ll feel at home at this western-themed bar. Steel Horse Saloon has a relaxed atmosphere with tasty treats and a full bar. Trivia night is just one of its themed events. On a weekly basis, entertainment is hosted and your brain is put to the test on Monday nights. There are appetizer and drink specials to keep you satisfied.

La Boca Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
337 Main St.
Middletown, CT 06457
(860) 347-4777

Date: Tuesdays at 8:30 p.m.

What better way to spend your Tuesday night than sipping a margarita, eating your favorite Mexican dinner and trivia? Your favorite beers and Mexican drafts are on tap. La Boca Mexican Restaurant & Cantina has trivia night every Tuesday. Prizes are handed out to the team with the highest score. The competition starts at 8:30 p.m.

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Kimberly Ord is a freelance writer and lifetime resident of Connecticut. Her work can be found at

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