Sunday’s the day! Super Bowl LV is on Sunday, February 7, and while bars and restaurants are still closed due to Covid, there are plenty of options to enjoy the game at home with some good eats from local businesses.
The big game will kick off at 6:30 p.m. and will be broadcast on CBS. This year, last year’s champions, the Kansas City Chiefs return to take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Besides the game, there will be commercials galore, though some regulars like Budweiser will be sitting this one out, a halftime performance by Grammy Award-winning artist The Weeknd, and plenty of snack breaks to enjoy those takeout goodies.
Our advertisers are offering plenty of big deals for Sunday’s big game made for parties of all sizes. Boardwalk Pizzeria (68-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd.) is running game day specials for two large plain pies or one large pie and 20 wings for $32.99. You can also order three-foot heroes. Boardwalk offers free delivery around town, including to Breezy Point, so they can bring the party to you. Call 347-619-8002 to place your orders.
New caterer, A & S at the Harbor, has everything you can dream of with a variety of appetizer, pasta or meat trays. They also have four package choices starting with the $120 family package featuring a two-foot Italian or American hero, 25 wings, 15 rice balls or croquettes and side salads to their $310 packages featuring a two-foot chicken cutlet, roasted pepper and fresh mozzarella hero, a two-foot roast beef luger hero, half trays of wings, mac and speech, spare ribs, rice balls, potato croquettes and side salads. For the full menu, check out their ad on page 16. Pickup only at 533 Beach 126th Street. To order, call 718-634-4939.
Sorrentino’s Market (99-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd.) has some great game day specials like the First Down Package including a three-foot Italian or American hero, plus two side salads and a pickle tray for $79.95; the Field Goal Package with a choice of three half trays of a variety of wings, Swedish meatballs, pigs in a blanket, stuffed mushrooms or fried ravioli for $159.95, or the Final Special Package which includes two three-foot heroes, a choice of wings or fries, free cole slaw and pickles and three bottles of soda for $249.95, plus many other a la carte options. Pickup and delivery available. Call 718-843-9800 to order.
Bishops Barn in Roxbury has big game trays in the lineup including baby back ribs, smoked brisket, pulled pork, marinated skirt steak, sausage and peppers, chicken francese, penne ala vodka and more. They also have some prime finger foods like smoked wings, Irish, philly cheese steak or buffalo egg rolls, sliders, mac and cheese balls, homemade guac, Swedish meatballs and more. To order, call 646-915-4487 and check out bishopsbarncatering.com for all options.
All American Bagel & Barista (20-10 Cross Bay Blvd.) in Broad Channel is offering plenty of options like 10% off Bagel Wheels and all catering menu options, plus a special that includes a three-foot chicken cutlet hero and a half tray of pasta vodka, baked ziti or wings for $109.99 or make it a four-foot Italian or American hero with the package for $124.99. If you’re throwing a bigger party, they also have a finger foods package for up to 20 people for $249.99 or a sandwich and hot food package for up to 35 people for $349.99. Pickup and delivery available. Call 718-945-2233 to place your order.
Some other great local eateries will also be offering big game specials. RBQ (92-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd.), has various catering packages featuring barbecue favorites and appetizers ranging from $69 to $280. Call 718-318-7427 to inquire and place your order.
Callie's on Beach 129th has got the beef...and chicken tenders, mac and cheese, fries, wings and pulled pork, all of which can be ordered by the tray. Call 929-343-5648 to place an order. New to Beach 116th Street, The MeatUp Grill is offering their 4x4 Burger Box with four cheeseburgers, or crunchy chicken sandwiches and four orders of fries. Call 518-712-1361 to order.
With indoor dining still closed, options to go out are limited but some may brave the cold for outdoor dining at local restaurants. However, The Rockaway Hotel does have an option for people to book one of their bungalow suites to watch the game and enjoy a private catered dining experience that includes three hours of unlimited game day snacks like wings and sliders and an open bar at a cost of $155 per person. For more info, check out www.therockawayhotel.com/dining
While we didn’t notice any other specials as we went to press, places like Jamesons, Whit’s End, Harbor Light and your favorite pizza places may also make for some great game time snack and dinner choices.
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