Super Bowl Watch Parties in Miami

Super Bowl Watch Parties in Miami
Photo by George Martinez
Photo by George Martinez
This Sunday, the New England Patriots take on the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII. That means an afternoon of wings, nachos, and beer with your best friends.

Though your local sports bar is a fine place to watch the game, Miami restaurants are getting creative with waterfront barbecues, paella parties, and more.  Here are some of the best game-day deals in Miami.

Amara at Paraiso. Michael Schwartz's waterside eatery is offering a prix-fixe watch party. Fifty dollars (tax and tip included) gets you access to two different food stations and two drinks.  Station one includes shrimp ceviche, guacamole with fried totopos, jalapeño smoked onion dip, smoked lime popcorn, esquites, and a grilled vegetable salad. Station two offers grilled chicken wings, sticky chimichurri pork ribs, bitifarra hot dogs, meaty beans with farofa, and lamb barbacoa tacos. 3101 NE Seventh Ave., Miami; 305-702-5528;

American Social. The restaurant and bar will feature a special $10 Super Bowl menu that includes smoked Buffalo wings, spinach and artichoke dip, mac and cheese, and pepperoni pizza. 690 SW First Ct.,
Miami; 305-223-7004;

The Anderson. During the game, get a special Anderson “Happy Meal” that will include a shot, beer, burger, and fries for $15, or chow down on a barbecue by chef Jimmy Lebron of 27 Restaurant & Bar that includes roasted pig with Proper bbq sauce, wings with Alabama white bbq sauce, and a grilled wedge salad. Enjoy Jim Beam drink specials all night and karaoke with Tillery James after the game. 709 NE 79th St.,
Miami; 305-757-3368;

Atton Brickell Miami.
 The hotel will be hosting a viewing party at the UVA bar, where you can watch the game on a 200-inch flat-screen TV. Specials include four for $20 beer buckets, pitchers of draft beer for $12, and two-for-one well drinks. 1500 SW First Ave., Miami; 786-600-2600;

Basement Miami. Starting at 5 p.m., enjoy an open bar package for $75, or purchase a VIP package with table service. Basement offers projection screens, a custom sound system, and bowling. Admission is $10 for ladies, $20 for men. 2901 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 786-257-4548;

Bulla Gastrobar. Watch the game with an extended happy hour from 5 p.m. to close. 2500 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables; 305-441-0107;

The Confidante Miami Beach. The Backyard hosts a party with food specials including a variety of chicken wings, pigskin nachos, Super Bowl sliders, and drinks from 4 to 10 p.m. Additionally, guests can check out a South Beach Brewing Company pop-up with beer samplings. 4041 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-424-1234;

Doc B’s Restaurant + Bar. Watch the game and enjoy menu items for under $12, including spicy chicken littles with house-made french fries, a half order of barbecue ribs, and more. When your team scores a touchdown, Doc B’s serves up discounted 16-ounce draft beer, beer by the bottle, well drinks, and craft cocktails. 301 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables; 786-864-1220;

E11even Miami. Watch the game on a 30-foot screen and enjoy an open bar from 6 to 10 p.m. with a complimentary BBQ plate.  Early-bird online prepaid admission is $30 for ladies and $50 for men. Prices may increase as game day gets closer. Upstairs at the rooftop at E11even, watch the game on 16-foot & 12-foot LED screens with surround sound with $11 beer bucket specials  Early-bird online prepaid rooftop general admission is $20. Price may increase as game day gets closer. The doors will open at 5 p.m. 29 NE 11th St., Miami; 305-305-6611;

Foxhole Bar. Celebrate the big game from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m. with paella cooked in the alley, eats from sister restaurant Drunken Dragon, and more. 1218 14th Ct., Miami Beach; 305-534-3511;

Katsuya. Katsuya at SLS South Beach hosts a viewing party at its Dragon Lounge. From 6 to 8 p.m., enjoy 99 cent wings, a selection of domestic beers for $5, and other happy hour specials. 1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-455-2995;

Kings Dining & Entertainment Doral. Enjoy game-day eats likes spicy Hawaiian and barbecue chicken and wings. 3450 NW 83rd Ave., Doral; 844-494-9400;

Loews Miami Beach Hotel. Enjoy football-themed specials at Bar Collins such as touchdown sliders, blitz baked wings, Hail Mary nachos, and more ($16 each, including one 12-ounce local draft beer). Stay for the afterparty with a DJ and more specials. 1601 Collins Ave., Miami Beach;

Lolo’s Surf Cantina. The Mexican eatery will be offering classic wings and a pitcher of beer combo for $26. 61 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach; 305-735-6973;

No. 3 Social. The rooftop bar will offer game viewing on a 70-inch TV. Enjoy drink specials and fare by chef Norman Van Aken. 50 NW 24th St., Miami; 305-748-4540;

Nautilus Cabana Club. From 1 to 11 p.m. enjoy BBQ bites, drink specials, and music by DJ Alex Fever. Catch the game on big-screen projectors. VIP cabanas with private TVs are also available. Email to reserve. 1825 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-503-5700;

Rácket. The Wynwood bar is open from 1 p.m. to 3 a.m. with a cookout featuring a roasted Caja China pig. Other menu items include wagyu sliders, roasted garlic hummus, and a charcuterie board. 150 NW 24th St.,
Miami; 786-637-2987;

Sweet Liberty. During the game, eat like your favorite team. Patriots fans can chow down on Island Creek oysters, lobster rolls, clam chowder, fish and chips, and lobster hot pockets. Rams fans can enjoy French dip, avocado toast, Baja tacos with fish or shrimp, Trick Dog's animal fries, and a breakfast burrito. 237 20th St.,
Miami Beach; 305-763-8217;

Tap 42. From 6 to 10 p.m., all Tap 42 locations will host watch parties with unlimited wings and bottomless beer for $30, bottomless beer for $20, or unlimited wings for $20. The featured beers will be local favorite Funky Buddha Floridian or 42 Haze Days. 3252 NE First Ave., Miami; 786-864-0194; and other locations.

Veza Sur. Enjoy the game on big screens and take advantage of buy one, get one free deals on the brewery's four core brews. Pair your beer with Super Bowl snacks from Chi-Fa, the Chino-Peruvian food truck parked on the patio, and enjoy half off wings all day. 55 NW 25th St., Miami; 786-362-6300;

Wynwood Kitchen & Bar.  During the game, Wynwood Kitchen & Bar will offer guests extended happy hour, $5 special bites, and a Super Bowl dining special of fire-grilled chicken wings with ancho chile glaze. 2550 NW Second Ave., Miami; 305-772-8959;
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