Super Bowl Sunday is quickly approaching, and restaurants across New York City are gearing up to bring you some incredible game day food. Because, honestly, what goes together better than football, wings, and an ice cold beer?
Below is a list of some of the best Super Bowl Sunday specials, from all the BBQ meat you can imagine to open bars to even games to play during the game like Beer Pong, bowling, and ring toss. Regardless of what team you’re rooting for, we are rooting for you to have the most exciting (and tastiest) Super Bowl Sunday of your life, and we can guarantee that one of these spots below will give that to you.
1. Pig Beach BBQ, Astoria
With over 50 QLED TV’s, a 28 foot stadium sized jumbotron, and a state-of-the-art surround sound system there’s no chance you’ll miss a second of the game at this BBQ restaurant in Astoria. Three premium bars and a backyard beer garden make sure there will be no shortage of drinks, and with ample indoor and outdoor seating available it’ll be hard not to find the perfect game day seat.
$5 beer specials will be available as well as three BBQ Package options, like the “BBQ XL” with items like brisket and pork shoulder, or “Da Pit Crew” with items like turkey, ribs, and cornbread.
For those hosting at home, these packages can be pre-ordered at Pig Beach via their website.
Where: 35-37 36th St, Queens
2. Olly Olly Market, Chelsea
This food market that opened up at the end of the last year is hosting a Super Bowl Sunday event from 5 pm – 11 pm, with tons of food deals being offered from various vendors within the space! From chicken wings to pizza, there’s a little something for everyone, plus it’s free to RSVP and attend! One lucky person will even win a $50 credit to Olly Olly Market! Check out the food offerings below:
- Bar Avant: Buckets of Coors Light + Lunar Hard Seltzer; Beer + Shot Combo
- DDO Bar: Korean Friend Chicken Wings + Fries; Grilled Korean Chicken Skewer, House-made Popcorn
- Pen’n’Coop: Botanica Sandwich; Loaded Fried Potatoes; Hot Honey & Buffalo Chicken Wings; Sliders; Arancini
Pizza Friendly Pizza: Buffalo Chicken Pizza (Slice or Whole Pie)
- Ploo: Jalapeno Poppers; Potato Skins; Ploo Nachos
- Shmackwich: Wagyu Chopped Cheese Sliders; Spicy Whiskey Wings; ShMcRib Sandwich; House-made Chips
- Forsyth Fire Escape: Scallion Pancake Burrito
Where: 601 W 26th St
3. Ray’s, Lower East Side
This beloved hometown bar will be serving up all sorts of beers and smash burgers in their iconic dive bar setting! Including their staple jukebox, disco ball, pool table, and wood-paneled walls, it’s the perfect atmosphere to watch the big game. Miller Lights, good times, and hearty American food will be flowing all game long! Follow their Instagram for the official announcement of the event.
Where: 177 Chrystie St
4. Gamehaus, LIC
Gamehaus is not only one of our favorite arcade/beer hall/sports bar combinations in NYC, but they’re also throwing down for the Super Bowl this year! Their 5,000 square foot space will feature over a dozen large screen alongside its 11-foot tall LED video wall for the ultimate sports watching experience. As for food, they have tons, including:
- Wings Platter (12 wings for $20) [choice of 4 lemon pepper, 4 mango habanero, 4 Buffalo or 4 cauliflower Buffalo wings]
- Fries and Onion Ring Special ($12)
- Sliders (6 for $24) [choice of 6 Cheeseburger or 6 Chicken Burger]
- Carbonara Burger Special ($15)
- Buckets of beer (5 bottles for $30)
Don’t forget to play some games as well while you’re there!
Where: 5-14 51st Ave, Queens
5. El Vez, Battery Park
This casual yet contemporary Mexican restaurant will be bringing in a big TV to air the game! In addition to their regular food and drink menu, they’ll also be serving game-day food and drink specials(they have the best margaritas!), they’ll be offering the following game-day food & drink specials like a BBQ Pulled Pork version of the Nacho That Ate New York (melted queso mixto, black beans, jalapenos, pickled red onion, sour cream, smoky chipotle bbq sauce-pulled pork), $1 Wings with chile cascabel glaze, crema and chives, and a 5 Tecate Beers for $25.00 special. Reserve a table here.
Where: 259 Vesey St
6. Slate, Chelsea
Grab a seat at Slate to watch the game day action surrounded by great vibes, and an array of specials on food and drinks while you cheer your team on! Whether you opt in for GA ticket ($10) to gain entry to the space or want to go for table for a VIP experience (which includes food credit to use throughout the game), it’s perfect for game day! You’ll be able to snack on shareables, artisanal pizzas, buckets of beer, and a whole lot more.
Grab your tickets to the watch party here.
Where: 54 W 21st St
7. Merchants Cigar Bar, Upper East Side
The sleek styled lounge Merchants Cigar Bar is serving up tasty game day bites including smoked crispy wings and dry aged beef sliders along with other special menu options. The bar will be offering a range of craft cocktails as well as their selection of high-end cigars. This VIP Gameday Experience will only be limited to 50 guests, so be sure to buy your tickets before it sells out. More information and ticket information can be found here.
Where: 1125 1st Ave
8. Sweetbriar, Kips Bay
All hail the great return of the delicious Sweetbriar “Ribwich!” Created by Executive Chef Bryce Shuman, this finger-licking good sandwich is currently available for pre-order, exclusively for both takeout and delivery for the Super Bowl! They are also even pairing these sandwiches (and other small bites like French Fries, Cole Slaw, a Pudding Cup, and S’mores Ice Cream cones) with pre-made Maker’s Mark Old Fashioneds.
The best part? For each sandwich and Maker’s Mark cocktail sold, Sweetbriar will be donating $2 to their partners at City Harvest to help feed food insecure New Yorkers! Pickup for takeout orders will be from 2 pm – 5 pm on Super Bowl Sunday, February 12th, with delivery available from 2 pm – 7 pm. Order it here!
Where: 127 E 27th St
9. Chocobar Cortés, The Bronx
Are you looking for a Super Bowl treat that’s out of the ordinary? Maybe something a little more sweet? Check out these unique chocolate chicken wings! Tangy with a touch of sweetness and depth, try out one of their three flavors: Chocolate Guava Chili, Chocolate Buffalo, and Chocolate BBQ. Each order comes with a side of homemade bleu cheese sauce. They are available in half-tray (25 wings) and full-tray (50 wings) orders ($59.99/$109.99)!
Where: 141 Alexander Ave, The Bronx
10. Empire Rooftop Lounge, Lincoln Square
Looking to take in some picturesque skyline views while you watch the Super Bowl? Snag a ticket to this watch party at Empire Rooftop Lounge that includes food and drink specials, contests, football pools, prizes, and so much more!Buy your tickets here!
Where: 44 West 63rd St
11. Clinton Hall, Multiple Locations
Stop by one of Clinton Hall’s NYC locations for the Super Bowl and you can enjoy complimentary bottomless beer with every party platter purchase! Tickets are $75 per person, and reservations for groups between 6 and 10 people can be accommodated while available as well.
Where: Find your location here
12. 230 Fifth, Flatiron
Watch the Super Bowl in style at New York’s biggest rooftop & penthouse venue. 230 Fifth will be hosting Super Bowl Sunday with an unlimited buffet from 7-9 pm that includes wings, mozzarella sticks, sliders, potato skins, nachos, hot dogs, quesadillas, and more from 7-9 pm. Each ticket also comes 2 drinks (either beer or wine). Tickets start at $65 and you can head over there and start the party as early as 5:30 pm (and get gorgeous views of the city while you’re at it).
Click here for tickets.
Where: 230 5th Ave, New York