Winning Places to Watch the Superbowl

By January 25, 2017 No Comments

One of the most exciting days in sports is right around the corner… the Super Bowl!  Everyone knows that no football party is complete with cold beers, huge TVs, delicious food and a little bit of game-day rivalry!  That’s why we’ve rounded up some of the best Super Bowl parties in San Diego, so you can take the guesswork out of finding a place  to sport your team colors on February 5th.   Head to Gaslamp and huddle up at Whiskey Girl for a serving of some of the best rivalry downtown! Known for one of the best parties in the Gaslamp, you’ll want to start early at this energetic sports bar. Score some drink specials on your favorite beers, bloody marys and mimosas.  At Double Deuce you’ll score big with their $35 ALL INCLUSIVE Ticket. The ticket includes an ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT tailgate buffet from 3 p.m. to half time and an ALL-YOU-CAN-DRINK featured drafts and premium liquor from 3 p.m. through the end of the game. You’re sure to go home a winner, as the ticket also includes a 22oz. Souvenir pint glass and two raffle prize tickets for the half time drawing.  Wishing you had a sideline view of your favorite game? Not to worry! Florent offers the next best thing with their 17-foot, large-screen TV – winning MVP for the largest TV in all of downtown. Grab a front row seat and take your bar-food cravings to the next level with their elevated versions of game-day classics such as Salt & Pepper or Habanero BBQ Wings.  Looking to get lucky on Super Bowl Sunday? Head to The Hills in La Mesa and buy a $10 gift card to put your name on a football square (no limit).  There will be a winner each quarter with prizes such as a $20, $30 and $40 gift cards and the chance to win a $1,000 cash prize during the 4th quarter! Squares must be full by kickoff and The Hills will randomly draw numbers once the board is full.  Winner must be present to win Islands’ NFL Happy Hour is all day in the bar area every playoff game and Super Bowl Sunday. Everything the menu is under $10 including the new Honey Sriracha Wings, loaded Island Nachos, Sliders, Big Island Iced Tea, and Coors Light. Each location also has multiple big screen TVs playing NFL RedZone and NFL Sunday Ticket, and each restaurant features bartender-call-it specials/trivia games for chances to win gift cards and swag.  



Eat, drink, and play the day away at Carlsbad’s newest gaming and sports-centric hotspot Dave & Buster’s. The 40,000 square foot space is equipped with a state-of-the-art sports bar and a massive wall of HDTVs, perfect for the ultimate big game viewing party. Score winning eats and game-day faves like their Buffalo Wing Burger, Crispy Nashville-Style Hot Chicken, beer, craft cocktails and more. 


The award-winning sports bar and craft beer hub Oggi’s Sports|Brewhouse|Pizza is bringing the heat for Super Bowl 51 with Oggi’s signature Jumbo Wings and Shredded Beef Short-Rib Pizza. Every Oggi’s location features huge flat screen TVs and eight delicious craft brews on tap.

 Football is a century old sport, and there is no better way to celebrate game day than at a near century old bar! San Diego’ s oldest tavern, The Waterfront, will be throwing a Big Game party with complimentary homemade sausages made by The Waterfront’s matriarch, Grandma Nancy Nichols. Not to mention, you can wash it all down with $3 pints and $11 pitches Coors Light and Blue Moon specials while being entered to win Coors Light raffle prizes.  Flour & Barley – Brick Oven Pizza at The Headquarters at Seaport boasts a comprehensive beer program sourced from local breweries such as Green Flash, Ballast Point, Stone and St. Archer. During Super Bowl Sunday, the restaurant will also offer specials including two meatball sliders for $7, six pieces of truffle aroncinies for $7, six pack of chicken wings for $7 or a 12-pack for $12, a bucket of beer (a selection of six) for $15, and bottomless bloody Mary’s and mimosas for $12.  From kickoff to half-time to the final touchdown, the Manchester Grand Hyatt’s sports bar, Redfield’s is the place to enjoy the 51st Super Bowl. The hotel’s sports bar will be celebrating Super Bowl all weekend long by offering an all day happy hour Saturday and hosting SuperBrew on February 5th. Specials for SuperBrew will include $5.10 draft beers, $0.51 chicken wings (choice of Buffalo, BBQ and Pineapple Habanero) with bartenders mixing team-inspired cocktails.  Super size the big game with Sunday Funday at Harrah’s Resort SoCal complete with multiple 10ft. x 21ft. LED screens, a silent auction featuring classic memorabilia and celebrity guests Hank Bauer, James Brooks, Dennis Brooks, Shawne “Lights Out” Merriman, Kassim Osgood, and John Carney. General admission is free to guests and visitors, VIP ticket upgrade is $30 for early admission at 3 p.m., private cash bars, tailgate food, and celebrity meet and greet.  Join Pacific Beach’s FIREHOUSE American Eatery + Lounge for the best Super Bowl Party in San Diego. FIREHOUSE is taking big game viewing to the next level by creating a  “backyard” BBQ wonderland in the adjacent lot complete with a 20-foot LED jumbo tron, a “Club Caliente” with a “Tacos, Turf, and Tequila” theme presented by Grand Artique. The event will also feature a guest chef from Rubicon Deli, DJs, a full bar, local beers, and stadium-style seating. Much like the actual Super Bowl, this event sell out every year, be sure to get your tickets. The Commons breakfast burrito Super Bowl Sunday marks the biggest day of football season, and The Commons is in it to win it. Football fanatics can enjoy a game day brunch with options including a custom omelet, breakfast sandwich, southern bowl and breakfast burrito. And since no brunch is complete without a cocktail, The Commons is offering bottomless mimosas for $19 with purchase of one brunch entrée. Guests can also indulge in The Commons’ signature bloody mary made with scorpion pepper vodka. Brunch will be available beginning at 11a.m.  Set in the heart of the lively Gaslamp Quarter, Don Chido pairs authentic home-style Mexican cuisine with a diverse, electric atmosphere. Don Chido will play the Super Bowl in the bar and lounge area, encouraging guests to raise a glass (or shot glass!) filled with a specially selected tequila or share some delicious appetizers like the Manchego and Jack cheese nachos, legendary guacamole or salsa sampler. Celebrating the Big Game, guests will enjoy Don Chido’s regionally influenced, home-style Mexican cooking featuring fresh ingredients.  Barefoot Bar & Grill Pig out Burger Watch the Super Bowl with a view at Barefoot Bar & Grill, located at Paradise Point Resort & Spa. Enjoy a variety of craft beers, creative cocktails, fresh seafood, and delicious burgers, including the Pig Out Burger – perfect for indulging in while watching the big game. The juicy burger is topped with barbecue sauce, sautéed mushrooms, pork belly and crispy onions. No matter which team wins or loses, food, drinks and views are sure to please. From 3 to 8 p.m., casual seafood and beer concept Beerfish in North Park will serve up a Low Country style crawfish boil while airing the big game both indoors and on the patio. Priced at $20 per person, Beerfish’s Crawfish boil includes all the traditional fixings of this South Carolina-inspired feast – plus, football fans can enjoy thirty craft beers on tap and a special BBQ oyster station set up on Beerfish’s patio.  On Superbowl Sunday from 2:30 p.m. to close, the globally-inspired gastropub Red Card Café invites football fans to cheer on their favorite Super Bowl team while enjoying an $18.99 All-You-Can-Eat Street Food special including unlimited TJ Dogs, Shrimp Beignets, Fundido Mac n’ Cheese, Chicken Mole Tacos and mixed nuts and olives. In addition to fourteen beers on tap, every seat in the house will provide guests a view of the game on Red Card Café’s televisions.  Head over to Tavern in Pacific Beach to get ready to cheer on your team! Doors open at 11:00 a.m.  WESTROOT tavern in Carmel Valley is hosting a Backyard BBQ for the whole family! Grab the wife and the kids and head to WESTROOT for an all you can eat barbeque. For just $25.00 indulge in hot dogs, brats, tri-tip and BBQ ribs with coleslaw, fries and potato salad. Raffle tickets will be handed out for the opportunity to win prizes that include gift cards, apparel and more to take place during the half-time of the Super Bowl. Hut! Hut! Head to Sandbar in Mission Beach for the big game. Prize giveaways, drink specials and half-time glutton bowl. Looking for a spot to watch the game in North Park? Head over to True North Tavern! With two full-service bars and 25 HD widescreen, you will not miss a touchdown or an interception. Enjoy a Caribbean-inspired atmosphere, cool cocktails and a coastal breeze during Sunday’s big game at Miss B’s Coconut Club. From 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., football fans can sip on $15 bottomless mimosas, $5 bloodys, $4 Bud Lights, $3 Contejo Coolers during the game and $2 Great Idea shots after every touchdown! Platter specials will also be available for you and your friends to nibble on delicious bites and stay fueled as you watch the Atlanta Falcons take on the New England Patriots. Don’t fumble around this February 5th! You’re sure to score a fun time at these Super Bowl parties around town.

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