It will get better, Dolphins fans. Okay, it probably won’t anytime soon. But you can still watch the Super Bowl in style, surrounded by yummy grub, awesome views and/or heaps of beverages. From wing and beer specials, to kid-friendly options and seaside watch parties, here are the ten best places to watch the Super Bowl in South Florida this Sunday:
atlantichotelfl.com. Admission is free.
2. Brother Jimmy’s BBQ. This WPB spot is serving up $4 draft beers, $5 Monkey in Paradise Vodka and one heck of a prize for a lucky attendee. At halftime, the CityPlace spot will draw a winner for a 55-inch TV. So, if you win, the Super Bowl party is at your place next year. 11 a.m. on Sunday at Brother Jimmy’s BBQ, 700 S. Rosemary Ave., Suite 232, West Palm Beach; brotherjimmys.com. Admission is free.
3. The Royal Pig Pub. Let’s get classy. After 5 p.m. on Sunday, this Las Olas hotspot will offer $27.97 bottomless Grey Goose specials. If you want to switch over to beer at any point, the Royal Pig will have its $10 Beer, Burger and Fry special in effect as well. If you’re a Patriots or Rams fan and your team wins, you’ll have easy access to run around and boast post-game, too. 5 p.m. on Sunday at Royal Pig Pub, 350 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; royalpigpub.com. Admission is free.
geckoparx.com. One-hour jump passes start at $15 and an all-day jump pass is $25.99.
5. Tap 42. This Fort Lauderdale restaurant loves Super Bowl Sunday so much that their watch party has become an annual tradition. If you're looking for wings and craft beer, you'll want to watch the big game at Tap 42. Specials include unlimited bottomless wings and beer for $30, unlimited beer for $20, or unlimited wings for $20. Featured beers include the Funky Buddha Floridian and 42 Haze Days. 6 p.m. on Sunday at Tap 42, 1411 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale; tap42.com. Admission is free..
6. Carlos & Pepe’s. Ready for a Super Bowl fiesta? This Mexican mainstay has you covered. For folks hosting their own fiesta, Carlos & Pepe’s will offer up classics to-go starting at 2 p.m., like their yummy chips, salsa, guacamole, and tuna dip. For dine-in guests staying to watch the big game, the restaurant will have a $20 bucket of beer and wings special, including ten wings and five bottles of booze. Specials start at 2 p.m. on Sunday at Carlos & Pepe’s, 1302 SE 17th St., Fort Lauderdale; carlosandpepesfl.com. Admission is free.
bokampers.com. Buffet costs $99.
8. The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach. There are plenty of places to watch the Super Bowl. So, let’s pick an authentically South Florida one to spotlight here. The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach is hosting a Super Bowl Viewing Party on its Sunrise Terrace pool deck. The party is totally free and there will be drink specials and a special food menu, too. 6:30 p.m. on Sunday at Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort, 505 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; Hilton.com. Admission is free.
doubletree3.hilton.com. Admission is free.
10. The Regional. If you're looking to party at home without being chained to the grill, let the Regional do the work for you. The Fort Lauderdale restaurant is offering a Super Bowl Takeout Package this weekend. The package includes 12 pieces of fried chicken, one pint of coleslaw, half a pint of pickles, and one bottle of house-made hot sauce for $48. Guests who prefer to stay and be served can rent out the spacious dining room with a giant screen for a private watch party. Sunday at The Regional, 651 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach; cityplace.com. Orders must be placed by Friday, February 1. Pick-up begins at 10:30 a.m. on Super Bowl Sunday.