Super Bowl XLV may take place in Texas, and involve teams from Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, but we've got a few local New Jersey bars, pubs and eateries that will make you feel like you're there!
Game time is 6:30 p.m. with the game airing on FOX.
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Starting at 5 p.m, free peanuts, popcorn, soft pretzels, nachos plus food, beer and drink specials indigenous to the teams cities (see below):
GREEN BAY PACKERS
WISCONSIN CHEESE SOUP - $5
GREEN BAY BRAT BATH (Grilled Brats simmered w/sautéed onions and beer) - $6
ROETHLIS-BURGER (Ground beef and Italian sausage blend on a onion roll w/bacon, cheddar cheese, provolone, BBQ sauce and ranch dressing) - $7
PITTSBURGH HOAGIE (Sauteed pastrami with cole slaw, sliced tomatoes, and French fries on a hoagie roll) - $7
Marco Polo is offering $3 beers, $12 liters of sangria and 412 half liters of "Marcoritas."
In addition, the restaurant has a special menu filled with football staples such as the "1-pound MAN burger" for $10.95 and a dozen wings for $7.95. Also you can build your own platter with two, three or four appetizers for betwen $6.95 and $10.95.
Happy Hour throughout the game; $5 apps, $5.99 pitcher specials, other drink specials and giveaways during game.
$3 beer specials at bar only; Tailgate-special menu featuring ribs, chili, hot dogs, etc.; complimentary nacho buffet.
$30 Super Bowl buffet and drinks (SOLD OUT); Take out orders are available.
If you want to head out of town, check out these out hot spots to watch the game:
is offering the Rothlisberger Burger special — a cheeseburger with onion, lettuce, tomato and taylor ham topped with a fried egg and a side of Publick chips for $8.99. More specials are on the menu and are being updated as you read! Check the website (where they also have a handy-dandy countdown clock to St. Paddy's Day). And if the "Kegs & Eggs" breakfast viewings of FIFA World Cup soccer were any indication, The Gate will be the place to be for Super Bowl fun!
isn't a sports bar, but they always have the big games on the television. Martini's is known for, what else, its martinis. The "sunny peach" martini and featured in GQ magazine.