If there's one thing we have in abundance here in the Hudson Valley it's bars. More specifically sports bars.

You have your high end bars, your chain establishments (like Buffalo Wild Wings), a dive bar here and there, and of course your favorite places that just feel like home.

According to NewYorkUpstate.com there are 24 specific bars in the upstate New York area that are top notch according to their customers.

The list ranges from bars in Buffalo, to Niagara Falls to Rochester and yes right here in the Hudson Valley.

Luckily for us, the top 2 best sports bars in upstate New York are in our neck of the woods.

NewYorkUpstate has ranked BVH Sports Bar in Barryville, out in Sullivan County, #2 on the list. Coming in at #1 is The Corner Bar & Grill in Kingston. 

The list was ranked by an "algorithm that looks at the number of reviews and star rating for a business."

Just to clarify, the site also defines upstate as "counties north of Westchester County and Rockland County."