Whether you’re watching Super Bowl LVI to attending the quarterback rivalry between the Los Angeles Rams and Cincinnati Bengals or are tuned in to watch the multi-million dollar advertisements: it is always important to know where to get the tastiest food and drink specials around Pensacola.
Below is a list of bars, restaurants and other establishments in the Pensacola area advertising specials and watch parties for Sunday’s championship game. Kick off is around 5:30 p.m.
Places where you can book a place:
Address: 200 S. Palafox Street
Details: This group of bars and restaurants including World of Beer, Blend Lounge, Taco Agave and Graffiti Pizza will be teaming up to offer various packages that will help visitors secure some of the best seats and dining options for the day. There will be approximately 400 seats outside in a party setup in the parking lot. All non-priority seats will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Priority seating packages will be available for purchase throughout the game, including:
- Hall of Fame Package – $99.99 per person
Includes: Reserved table for your party, front row VIP experience, food buffet including chicken tenderloins, pretzel bites, pulled pork sliders, cheese and pepperoni pizza, nacho and snack bar hot dogs, potato salad, baked beans, pasta salad, vegetarian options. The Hall of Fame package will also include a selection of beers and spirits.
- MVP Package – $59.99 per person
Includes a food buffet including chicken tenders, pretzel bites, pulled pork sliders, cheese and pepperoni pizza, nacho and hot dog bar, potato salad, baked beans, pasta salad, vegetarian options. The MVP package also includes a beverage package featuring a selection of beers and spirits.
- Rookie Package – $29.99 per person
Includes a buffet of dishes including chicken tenders, pretzel bites, pulled pork sliders, cheese and pepperoni pizza, nacho and hot dog bar, potato salad, baked beans, pasta salad and vegetarian options.
All tickets can be purchased online via Ticket Silver.
Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. approximately
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Miller Beer House
Address: 5906 N. Davis Highway
Details: Miller’s has created a unique advance ticketing system so fans can get together with groups of family and friends without worrying about not having room to sit. Tickets for the Feb. 13 game are on sale at Miller’s now for $25 per person, with the purchase price credited to their game day check.
To buy tickets, you can go to Miller’s Ale House and speak to a manager. Reserved seating is limited and matchday walk-in seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Through Feb. 13, Miller’s is also offering two new limited-time game day specials: Chicken and Bacon Ranch Mac and Cheese for $14.99 and Fried Jalapenos for $6.99.
Hours: 11 a.m. to midnight
At Sammy Barker’s
Address: 875 East Nine Mile Road
Details: If you’re looking for a variety of game day drink specials, Sammy Barker’s has plenty of options. Some of the specials include $3 National Pints, $5 Select Craft Pints, $4 House Wine and Fortified Seltzer Waters, $12.99 Domestic Buckets, and a $20 Wing Basket with a pitcher of national draft beer. Reservations can be made by calling the restaurant at 850-912-6000.
Hours: 10:30 a.m. until 11 p.m.
Alga Beer Co.
Address: 2435 N. 12th Ave.
Details: This brasserie celebrates game day with none other than a big crawfish boil. Cub’s Crawfish, located at 4145 Barrancas Ave., will be in Alga with about 500 pounds of boiled crawfish. Service begins at 3 p.m. and continues until half-time inside the bar. Cash is preferred, but cards will be accepted.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. or until the end of the game
Calvert is in the heights
Address: Scenic Highway 670.
Details: This lively neighborhood bar’s Super Bowl Crawfish Boil starts at 4 p.m. and costs $22 per person for about two pounds of crawfish. Reservations are encouraged and can be made by calling the restaurant at 850-332-5838.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Potluck to share
O’Riley’s Irish Pub Downtown and Uptown Tavern
Address: 3728 Creighton Road and 321 S. Palafox St.
Details: The downtown location will feature a big giant screen and a community potluck, while the downtown location will play the game on the loudspeaker of all televisions. The downtown location celebrates game day with a potluck from 5 p.m., where guests are invited to bring their favorite football dish to share along with blankets and chairs.
Downtown drink specials include $4 Bud Light Next, $5.50 NUTRL, $15 Domestic Buckets, and $8.75 Domestic Pitchers. Uptown Tavern specials include $4 Bud Light Next, $5 NUTRL, $14.50 Domestic Buckets, and $7.50 Domestic Pitchers. Happy hour will also run at the downtown location until 7 p.m., including $2.75 bottled domestic beer and $3 wells.
Hours: Downtown will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 a.m. and Uptown will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.
Sleepy Hollow Living Room
Address: 5701 W. Jackson Street
Details: BBQ sandwiches are offered free of charge starting around 5 p.m., but regulars are asked to bring a side dish to share. For additional activities besides the game, there will also be a free all-day swimming pool and post-game karaoke.
Hours: 1 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.
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Perfect Plain Brewing Co.
Address: 50 Garden Street E.
Details: Some of the brewery’s biggest activities will take place before the game kicks off with the first annual Paw-Di Gras event taking place from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. The part of Garden Street between Tarragona and Palafox will be filled with local vendors, food trucks and local Mardi Gras. Krewes. The Pensacola Humane Society will be accepting donations as well as other local pet adoption agencies alongside adoptable animals. There will be a pet parade at 2 p.m. in which all dog breeds are invited to participate, as well as an adoption parade. More information can be found on the brewery The Facebook page.
Those going out for Paw-Di Gras will be invited to stay for drink specials that spill into the Super Bowl. Some of them include $5 Micheladas at the Perfect Plain Taproom and $5 Purple Dragon Lemonades at Garden & Grain. There will also be a $4 beer happy hour at Perfect Plain and a $4 cocktail happy hour at Garden & Grain all day, in addition to Tacos Mexicanos onsite during the game.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
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Emerald Republic Brewing Company
Address: 1414 Government Street West
Details: The brewing company will host its third annual Muzzle vs. Muscle dog adoption event on Super Bowl Sunday. This event will host three to four adoption agencies, with this year’s partners being Amazing Grace Bully Rescue, The Joy Committee and Wags and Whiskers. During this event, the brewing company will raffle dog beds donated by Everything’s Ire Doggy Salon. All proceeds from the raffle will be donated to participating rescues that day. Photographer Kris Rollason will be taking photos of the puppies and people from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
For match day drinks, there will be a special offer to buy three crowlers, get one free. The eclectic Eatz food truck will also be out front serving Super Bowl classics.
Hours: Noon to 10 p.m.
Other places offering food and drink specials:
Seville district – End of the alley
Address: 130 government street E.
Details: Seville starts game day early with a 2 p.m. happy hour at End O’ The Alley. A pre-game tailgate will follow, featuring a barbecue, live music and games starting at 3 p.m. in the courtyard. After kick-off, the match will be broadcast in HD on 15 standard-sized TVs and five big-screen TVs across four rooms.
For food, the full tailgate menu will be on offer, including football favorites like chicken wings, pizza and $15 buckets of beer.
Hours: 2 p.m. to 3 a.m.
Coastal County Brewery
Address: 3041 E. Olive Road
Details: In addition to five big-screen TVs and a giant outdoor projection screen displaying the game, the neighborhood brasserie will serve $5 pints and a variety of specialty nachos starting at 4 p.m., in addition to the full menu of food and drinks. As a bonus, those wearing their favorite team’s jersey will receive $1 off pints all day. The brewery is also offering a special Playoffs combo with a pint of your choice and soft pretzel bites for $12.
Hours: 11 a.m. until the end of the game
Cups and pitchers
Address: 12080 Scenic Drive
Details: This local neighborhood bar will be hosting the game and all-night drink specials for Super Bowl Sunday, plus karaoke afterward. Drink specials include $4 Smirnoff, $8 National Pitchers and $13 National Buckets with a choice of Bud, Bud Light and Michelob Ultra.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.
Water Pig Barbecue
Address: 5 Via de Luna Drive
Details: Not only does this place offer the best of both worlds with a view of the beach and a big screen, but it will also be serving $1 food specials and $20 buckets of beer all day.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
world of whiskey
Address: 847 N. Navy Blvd.
Details: The bar and grill will feature 30 Full HD screens to catch all the game day action plus jumbo wing promotions, draft beer and $1 Jell-O shots.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Editor’s Note: Local restaurants and bars showing the game can email the News Journal at [email protected] with the relevant information listed in our format above, and we’ll update the list.