Super Bowl XLVII is upon us and the Baltimore Ravens are battling the San Francisco 49ers for the Vince Lombardi Trophy in the cool bayou of New Orleans on February 3. There are plenty of bars and restaurants around town showing the game, though some are simply providing take-home specials. Many bars are offering all-you-can-drink deals and festive game-day dishes that cater to the tailgating types. And, of course, there's the must-see commercials and Beyonce performance at half-time for those less interested in the game itself. Note that some places recommend reservations and others aren't showing the game at all — just providing dishes to take home. Here now, Eater runs through the best Super Bowl Specials in Los Angeles.Read More
A Guide to Super Bowl Specials in Los Angeles
1. City Tavern
For Superbowl Sunday, City Tavern will be running happy hour all day featuring drink specials including $10 beer growlers, select $3 four oz. wines plus select $7 cocktails. Doors open at 10:30 AM for brunch, and reservations are recommended.
2. Tom Bergin's
For the big game, Tom Bergin's Tavern will be serving up a “Go for Two” special with $2 Miller High Life Draught and $2 Housemade Pretzels with Mustard. The “Two Minute Drill” special will offer the Fish ‘n Chips and Cottage Pie for $2 during the 2 minutes following a successful 2 point conversion (though its fairly rare). And for those hungry for a hearty breakfast, brunch will be available until 4pm. Of course there's plenty of great pints of Guinness to go with the food.
3. Lazy Dog Cafe
Lazy Dog Cafe will be offering $3-$6 happy hour specials all day on Super Bowl Sunday at their locations throughout SoCal (including this one in Torrance), so diners can sip Lazy Dog craft beers and specialty cocktails, and savor small plates like Togarashi Edamame Beans and Wok-Fired Calamari, while enjoying the big game.
4. Mohawk Bend
Echo Park's Mohawk Bend will be having a $30 all-you-can-drink plus all-you-can-eat pizza deal. There will be six pizzas rotating throughout the game, such as Abe Froman (Italian sausage, peppers, fennel, and mozzarella), Pig Newton (serrano ham and fig tapanade), & more. Beer options include anything that can be ordered in a pint size on tap. Tables can be reserved for the best views of TVs.
5. The Larder at Tavern
There's a special take-home menu for those who want to skip the kitchen and focus on watching the Super Bowl. Bites include marinaded olives, marcona almonds, and AOC dates with bacon and parmesan for $12-16 a plate. Mains and platters are available, as well as a ready-to-grill barbecue set that includes house-made sausages, marinaded pork ribs, and smoked chicken wings. (note: the game will not be shown on site)
6. Stella Rossa
Stella Rossa will be showing the game and offering specials throughout the day. There's $10 beer pitchers and wood-grilled corn on the cob with parmesan creme. Also Stella seven layer dip, smoked-and-grilled bbq wings, and organic pork meatballs. The regular lunch and brunch specials will be available as well.
7. The Tripel
This tiny spot in Playa Del Rey is serving a special Pretzel Burger with caramelized onion, poppy seed slaw and aged cheddar. They're also dishing up Red Kuri Squash Dumplings with tangy mushrooms and chimay cheese sauce.
Fukuburger is serving up burgers and Sake Cocktails together. Order Fuku Burger's signature Fuku Bomb and Sumo Size any burger on the menu for the table to share for $40. Standard Fukuburgers include the "Lucky" burger with tillamook cheddar, fuku sauce and wasabi mayo, and the "Egg" burger with fried egg, furikake flakes, crispy onions and teriyaki sauce.
9. Golden Road Brewing
It'll be $25 for all-you-can-drink beer at the beloved local brewery nearby Glendale. There will also be free snacks for those getting the deal.
10. Muddy Leek
Muddy leek's Chef Whitney Flood will be serving Chicken Fried Bacon with gem lettuce and tomato chutney and a Merguez “Hot Dog” with garlic aioli on a grilled baguette. (note: ML will not be showing the game)
11. Rock & Reilly's Irish Pub
The pre-game starts early at Rock & Reilly's "Stupor Bowl" party, which gets going at 11:30 a.m. with a party platter and a buck of beer specials. Platters include wee burgers, wings, and pub chips, or a melange of veggies. Stupor Bowl bingo cards will be given out with a chance to win free drinks and gifts.
12. Napa Valley Grille
Napa Valley Grille will be serving 50 cent wings and $2 Pabst Blue Ribbons along with popular brunch items such as Crab Cake Benedict, Breakfast Flatbread, Steak Hash, and French Toast. There are big-screen TVs located throughout the spacious bar area and sunny outdoor patio will ensure everyone has a prime view.
13. Slater's 50/50
This burger joint in Pasadena is serving some beer-inflected dishes, such as Beer Cheese Fries and Beer Battered Jalapenos. Other comfort dishes include Buffalo Chicken Mac & Cheese, Fritos Crunch Burger, and Fried Chicken and Pancakes.
14. Hudson House
This casual gastropub in Redondo Beach is one of the best places in the South Bay to catch the game. They'll be serving up special Arame Chicken Drumettes with Spicy Red Curry, and Baby Celery for game day.
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15. M Café de Chaya
M Cafe will have a build-your-own burger bar for game day. They'll be serving their signature Big Macro patties, M Café’s Special Sauce, Sliced Soy Mozzarella, Whole Wheat Burger Buns and choice of any two M Café seasonal Deli Salads such as Kale with Spicy Peanut Sauce, Soba Noodles, and Roasted Winter Vegetables to name a few. The “Build Your Own Burger Bar” is available for four to six people ($80); or for eight to ten people ($160). Orders can be placed by calling M Cafe. (note: the game will not be shown)
16. Tony's Darts Away
The Vegan Super Bowl Returns at Tony's Darts Away, which includes All-You-Can-Drink Beer for $20. There are light bar snacks provided during the game, and vegan specials include vegan nachos, vegan BBQ sandwiches with pulled jackfruit, and Tony's signature Brussels sprouts with agave, Sriracha, and toasted cumin seeds.
17. Susan Feniger's STREET
Chef Susan Feniger's STREET team is vegging out this Super Bowl Sunday with an all-vegan to go menu. Call the restaurant to place orders at least two days in advance. Special include Spicy Black Bean Vegan Burger, 3 Bean Vegan Chile Dog, Vegan 7 Layer Dip, Tomaillo Avocado Salsa with Tortilla Chips, Vegan Jalapeno Poppers and Ranch. (note: the game will not be shown on site)
18. Magnolia Bakery
This West 3rd Street bakery is serving its Classic Cupcakes in vanilla or chocolate, decorated in your team’s colors and topped with Super Bowl XLVII decorations. Cupcakes are $3.50 each and are available in-store, though be sure to place orders early. (note: the game will not be shown on site)
19. Pink Taco
It's supposed to be the wildest Super Bowl part on the Sunset Strip. The 3rd floor at Pink Taco will be transformed into the ultimate VIP lounge, with an all-you-can-eat buffet and open bar from 2 p.m. until the end of the game. There are various table packages for the game, ranging from $70 to $125 per person.
20. Rush Street
Doors open at 10:00 AM for Super Bowl viewing. Rush will be offering menu specials all day for brunch, lunch and dinner plus Super Bowl drink specials. The game is to play on all 15 HD TV's including game sound starting at noon during the pre-game coverage. Call the restaurant to make reservations.
Ink.Sack is doing a 10 person Super Bowl package with 10 Cold Fried Chicken, 10 Pastrami (BBQ Brisket), 1 Large bag of BBQ Chips, 1 Large bag of Rinds, 10 1/2 Liter Mexican Cokes, 5 Oreo Cookies, 5 Mexican Chocolate Chip Cookies. Must pre-order by the Friday before the game and pick up by 2 p.m. on the day of the game.