Spend Super Bowl Sunday at one of the best New York City sports bars. Cheer on the Ravens or the 49ers. Alternatively, if you're still bitter about the Giants and the Jets, drown your sorrows in hot wings, cold beers and drink specials while you cheer on your team.
Enjoy a whole roast pig and all of the trimmings on Super Bowl Sunday at Whiskey Park. A pop-up Fatty 'Cue will serve roasted pig, pulled pork sandwiches, brisket sandwiches, smoked mac and cheese, and more. Whiskey Park will also serve Super Bowl-inspired cocktails such as the Pigskin (infused bacon bourbon, maple syrup, orange bitters.
You can also dine from the Fatty ‘Cue menu at home. Catering packages start at $325 and serve 10-12 people.
Location: 100 Central Park South, 212-307-9222
2. 40/40 Club
Location: 221 2nd Avenue between 14th and 15th Streets, 212-677-2655
Foley's is Fox 5 sports anchor Duke Castiglione's favorite New York City sports bar. He recommends Foley's for Super Bowl Sunday as a great place to hang out with serious fans and athletes. "It's always a great crowd at Foley's and the food is excellent," says Castiglione.
Location: 18 West 33rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues, 212-290-0080
On Super Bowl Sunday, the "sexy referees" at Redemption will be serving drink and food specials and offering Super Bowl Sunday giveaways. Reservations are suggested.
Location: 1003 2nd Ave at 53rd Street, 212-319-4545
Castiglione also recommends Blondies Sports Bar on the Upper West Side. Blondies is a home away from home for Pittsburgh Steelers fans (as well as fans of Michigan State, Ohion State, and Penn State). You can call to book reservations and make sure you have a seat on game day.
Location: 212 West 79th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue, 212-362-4360
9. Mudville 9
This legendary sports bar has been open for 30 years and features 25 flat screens and two huge HD drop-down projectors for optimal game viewing. You can also order Mudville's famous wings to enjoy them at home.
Location: 126 Chambers St., New York, NY 10007, 212-964-9464