Want to watch the big game along with other fans at a neighborhood bar Sunday? Here's a rundown of Shore watering holes with plenty of screens.
Doyle's Pour House, 345 South Main St., Barnegat: You won't want to miss the flat screen TV and Eli Manning jersey raffle giveaways here. They'll be serving happy hour specials from 4 to 7 p.m. which includes $1 off beer, wine and well drinks. Doyle's also will feature $3 Bud Light mugs, specials on hot wings, cheesesteak nachos and other select bar foods.
High Velocity, 226 Atlantic City Boulevard, Beachwood: Giants fans will have the chance to win Giants gear during the game. Food specials include 35-cent wings, $4 sliders and $1.50 hot dogs. There will be $2 Coors Light bottles, $12 pitchers and $2 select shots through the night.
River Rock Restaurant & Marina Bar, 1600 Rt. 70, Brick: For $50 you can buy a front row seat to the big game (they have 24" HD televisions and two giant screens) plus open bar for the entire game, free "fanatical fan food buffet," tons of contests, games, prizes and giveaways. Reserve a table by calling 732-840-1110.
Forked River House, 121 S. Main St., Forked River: This bustling sports bar has more than 50 HD televisions to ensure you don't miss a play. They'll be offering happy hour specials until 5 p.m. which include $2 domestic drafts, $3 poker pies and $5 lunch specials.
: Enjoy $2 draft pints throughout the game. During the game you can also get half-price appetizers, 50-cent wings and giveaways, including NFL jerseys.
Farrell's Stout and Steak, 401 Broadway, Point Pleasant Beach: Want a getaway trip to the Carribean? Well here is your chance to win one! Farrell's is giving away a trip for two at their "Giant Super Bowl Party." There will be $2 Miller Lite mugs, tons of Miller Lite prizes and quarterly grand prizes.
The Idle Hour, 2600 Route 88, Point Pleasant Borough: Idle Hour will have a pig roast from 5 p.m. to the end of the game and will feature $2.50 Bud and Bud Light bottles, $2 Bud and Bud Light drafts and free halftime buffet. Prizes will be given away at the end of every quarter. Undisputed will be performing live after the game.
Hemingway's, 612 Boulevard, Seaside Heights: The restaurant will open at noon for an extended celebration of Big Blue. There will be free box pool going with prizes for every quarter, and a 42-inch flat screen for the final score. Besides regular lunch and dinner menus, there will be tailgating on the “lawn”, with the usual fixings. After the game they are giving away all of their tailgating equipment by a field goal contest set up inside. $2 Coors Lights all day.
Saw Mill Cafe, Boardwalk, Seaside Park: Drink specials include $1.50 Miller Lite pints and $2 Miller Light bottles all day and through the game with a free halftime buffet. There will be a drawing for a 2011 Yamaha Waverunner at the beginning of halftime. Other prizes and giveaways will take place throughout the game.
: The Tuscan House will be offering a "one of a kind menu featuring a head to head battle between both teams' hometown specials." Drink specials include $2 Coors Light drafts, $2.50 Coors Light bottles, $3 Yuenglings and Blue Moons, $4 Stoli drinks for the ladies and $5 appetizers.