Fans across the entire country are anxiously awaiting this years Super Bowl, but not everyone is fortunate enough to be able to attend in person. If you’re not going to be able to make it to the game, you can always choose the next best thing and watch the game from one of Tampa Bay’s most popular sports bars! Bobalouie’s Grille & Sports Garden is just one of the many choices that you have in Tampa Bay. Bobalouie’s is the largest sports bar and eatery in the North Tampa area and they’re reknown for their sports programming. But, they’re also popular for their great food.
From a 1/2 pound Black Angus burger at $8.50 to their hot dog baskets at $5.95, there’s something for everyone at Bobalouie’s. They also serve hot wings, nachos, chicken fingers, pizza and if you’re in the mood for someting a little different, try their Seminole Bait, a golden, deep fried fresh alligator tail that is served with their special sauce!
You’ll not miss one play of the big game with 30 color televisions, 12 large screen plasmas and 5 huge projection televisions! They also offer pool tables, electronic darts, arcade games and an internet juke box. On Thursday’s, Bobalouie’s even sponsers a free poker tournament!
The Press Box Sports Emporium and Eatery has been a Tampa favorite for over 20 years. Some of the top sports personalities in Tampa are often found frequenting the Press Box! The bar has 23 screens to give you a view of the game from any area of the bar and five of those are big screens! And, during games, the Press Box has drink specials and great prizes to give away.
YOu can enjoy a big plate of their famous hot wings during the game at prices that range from $4.59 for five to $45.99 for 100 wings! If you just want a game time snack, try some cheese bread, nachos, cheese sticks, potato skins, quesadillas or their fresh homemade potato chips in a melted cheese sauce for $5.00.
The Press Box also has burgers, pizza and a numerous variety of sandwiches. But, if you’re in the mood for something more solid how about a 10oz. T-Bone steak for $13.95, BBQ baby back ribs for $11.95, deep fried or blackened cajun grouper for $10.95 or 14oz. of delicious prime rib for only $13.99! Peabody’s Billiards is another famous sports bar in the Tampa Bay area. They have over 32 different types of beer on tap as well as almost any other drink you can imagine at their three full bars.
Peabody’s has 14 professional pool tables, 18 electronic dart boards and best of all 60 televisions! Peabody’s also has a full menu, from burgers and fries to wings, sandwiches, salads and pizza you’ll find just what you want to eat before, during or after the game. They also have a dance floor and an internet juke box is available.
For something a little out of the ordinary, how about a Sushi Bar and Billiards Lounge combined? The Rack has some of the best sushi in Tampa, pool tables, multiple bars, dart boards and drink specials all week long. And, The Rack is filled with flat screens so you can catch every exciting minute of the Super Bowl!
The Rock-N-Sports Bar & Grille specializes in ribs, burgers and seafood, but offers everything from appetizers to full course meals! The bar is full of rock and roll and sports memorabilia, but it’s also a great place to watch the Super Bowl or any other college or NFL game! Their Direct TV sports packages and 30 televisions will ensure that you always have a great view of the game!