Friday, January 31, 2014
Super Bowl Sunday on Fifth
Well, the big day has finally arrived! Super Bowl XLVIII takes place on Sunday at 6:30pm at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. Of course, unless you are near the stadium or hanging out in Times Square, it's hard to even tell that the biggest sporting event of the year is taking place just a few miles away!
You might as well hang out in the neighborhood and enjoy the big game at one of your favorite Fifth Avenue locations. Here are some ideas (list in formation):
Freddy’s Bar (627 Fifth Avenue)- Super Bowl Sunday & Chili Contest. Noon to 7pm Happy Hour $2 PBR and HighLife, $3 ALL TAPS 5pm Super Bowl Party Starts, Game Time Free Chili, Halftime Winner announced!
Bogota Lating Bistro (141 Fifth Avenue): It's not too late to have your party catered by Bogota! Bogota Wings, Empanadas and much more! Call them at 718-230-3805 or just stop by and speak to any manager.
Bonnie’s Grill (278 Fifth Avenue)- If you enjoy authentic Buffalo Chicken Wings, this is the place to get them on Fifth Avenue. Take out burgers, wings or fries or grab a seat at the counter and watch the big game!
200 Fifth (200 Fifth Avenue)- If you want a real sports bar atmosphere for the big game, 200 Fifth is the place to be. They have over 100 televisions, lots of beers on tap and great food. They also have a Super Bowl catering special:
50 Wings for $45
20 Sliders for $45
Combo For $85
Orders Must be placed before 4:30pm
Pork Slope (247 Fifth Avenue): All you can eat and drink. That sounds dangerous!
El Pollito Mexicano (119 Fifth Avenue): Mile High Margaritas and Legion of Boom Mezcals. Plus Happy Hour margaritas and sangria.
Luscious Food (59 Fifth Avenue): They are taking orders for catering! Sandwich platters, chili, wings, mac and cheese, lasagna, empanadas and more!
Cypress Hill (52 Fifth Avenue): Drink specials at this popular Barclay's-area watering hole
Chip Shop (383 Fifth Avenue): Buttermilk, rosemary and garlic marinated fried chicken. Take out only whole chicken side of mashed potato and gravy $20.
Backyard (388 Fifth Avenue): A mellow, quiet Superbowl viewing alternative. No specials or events planned. If you hate loud bar crowds, this is the place to catch the game while leisurely sipping a drink with your friend.
Smith’s Tavern (440 Fifth Avenue): 15 beers on tap at game time!
Black Horse (568 Fifth Avenue): Enjoy $4 Bud Lights or Shock Tops.
South (629 Fifth Avenue): Drinks, football pool, lots of good company. Who could ask for more?
Oyster Bar (256 Fifth Avenue): $1 Saddle Rock Oysters, $4 Narragansett Drafts, $4.95 Oyster Shooters, $6 Buffalo Calamari, $10.00 Beer Battered Fish n Chips, $6 Lobster Sliders, $6 Crab & Artichoke Dip w/Chips, $3 Fish Tacos, Full menu also available.
Prospect (545 Fifth Avenue): Chili, Wings, Bucket o' Beer and a big screen TV
Dram Shop (339 Fifth Avenue): Drink specials and giveaways
Aperitivo (279 Fifth Avenue): Great food, football pool and the game on the big screens
AOC Bistro (259 Fifth Avenue): $5 beer, drinks, house wines, French football snacks and live music pre and post game
Beauty Bar (249 Fifth Avenue): Buckets of beer, hot chili and the game,
Not interested in the bar scene? Don't care about the big game? How about some shopping?
ElevenBK (70 Fifth Avenue): One of the best consignment boutiques on the Avenue. Get 25% off jackets/coats and 15% off everything else!
BAX (421 Fifth Avenue): As we mentioned yesterday, BAX has music for all ages on Sunday and it ends early enough, in case you change your mind and want to watch the game.