Astoria, Bars, Featured, Food and Drink, Restaurants, Weekend Sep 10, 2015 Are You Ready For Some Football! Here’s Where To Catch NFL Games In Astoria Football season is finally here! Whether you’re a die-hard pigskin fan or just someone who just enjoys a reason to party on Sundays, there’s an Astoria bar to get in on (…) Share this Scoop by Lindsay Goyette total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print Football season is finally here! Whether you’re a die-hard pigskin fan or just someone who just enjoys a reason to party on Sundays, there’s an Astoria bar to get in on (…) by Lindsay Goyette Share this Scoop total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print Football season is finally here! Whether you’re a die-hard pigskin fan or just someone who just enjoys a reason to party on Sundays, there’s an Astoria bar to get in on the action. Here’s fourteen of our favorite places to watch games, eat, drink, track our fantasy teams, discuss Deflategate, and get rowdy! *Please note: Weekly specials are subject to change. Be sure to check the venue’s Facebook page! Katch Astoria Katch Astoria is unbeatable when it comes to viewing options: they boast almost SEVENTY televisions both inside and out on their “kourtyard” patio. It can get packed, so be sure to get there early! Monday nights: 60 cent wings, $4 Coors light, Miller & $6 Captain Lawrence IPA pints and $15 Coors Light & Miller pitchers / $22 Captain Lawrence pitchers Thursday nights:$4 Coors light, Miller & $6 Captain Lawrence IPA pints and $15 Coors Light & Miller pitchers / $22 Captain Lawrence pitchers Sundays: $4 Coors light, Miller & $6 Captain Lawrence IPA pints and $15 Coors Light & Miller pitchers / $22 Captain Lawrence pitchers Katch Astoria (31-19 Newtown Ave Astoria | (718) 777-2230) katchastoria.com| Facebook| Instagram|Twitter Halsey’s Tavern If you bleed Giants blue or Jets green, Halsey’s Tavern maybe your new favorite bar. The four televisions in the bar area will feature every Giants/Jets game, as well as all nationally broadcasted games, while serving some crave-worthy bar food like $8 turkey chili, $14 racks of ribs, and wings, wings, wings. Monday nights: 2 for 1 Harpoon Seasonal Drafts Thursday nights: $15 64oz Growler specials on select drafts Sundays: $11 Rum Buckets, 2 for 1 Sierra Nevada Drafts all day Halsey’s Tavern (30-95 33rd St) |(718) 267-2735 halseystavern.com| Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Oliver’s Astoria Photo Courtesy of Oliver’s I’m a (soon to be heartbroken) 49ers fan, so this San Francisco faithful bar is at the top of my list. Team allegiance aside, they have some pretty awesome deals, as well as 8 televisions, a projector screen, and a private party room with its own tv: perfect for a group of fans. They have the DirecTV NFL Ticket package and are happy to reserve a specific area for groups that call ahead requesting a specific game. Monday nights: 2 for 1 Blue Point Drafts Thursday nights: $5 Craft Beer Cans Sundays: $4 Speakeasy Drafts Oliver’s Astoria (37-19 Broadway) |(718) 806-1476 oliversastoria.com | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter Daly’s Pub Not just a great place for Irish music, Daly’s also provides an excellent spot to watch the game. Pizza, BBQ, and beer specials are all solid ways to win the hearts of football fans! Stay tuned to their Facebook page for weekly offerings! Monday nights: free pizza and rotating bucket and drink specials Thursday nights: rotating bucket and drink specials Sundays: free outdoor BBQ (burgers , dogs, brats , and chicken!) Daly’s Pub (31-86 31st St, Astoria) | (718) 606-2561) dalyspubnyc.com | Facebook | Yelp Rocky McBride’s Three words: Shrimp. Bloody. Marys. Football Sundays at Rocky McBride’s feature $7 Bloodys with shrimp (something I never knew I needed until I read about it!) and $5 mimosas, which sounds like a pretty awesome way to kick off your Funday. They have 22 televisions, including four personal tvs at tables. During the warmer months, they’ll feature beer pong and can jam outside for those looking for a commercial break and halftime activity! Monday nights: $4 all drafts all night. Free hot buffet for the first Monday night games of the season Thursday nights: Ladies Night: 1/2 off drinks for ladies all night, along with $10 pitchers of Bud Light, Miller Light and Coors Light. Free hot buffet for the first Monday night games of the season Sundays: $5 Mimosas, $7 Bloody Marys with shrimp, $12 buckets of PBR’s (5) and $10 pitchers of Bud Light, Miller Lite, and Coors Lite. Free hot buffet every Sunday starting at 1pm Rocky McBride’s (27-01 23rd Ave) |(718) 777-2723 rockymcbrides.com | Facebook |Instagram| Twitter Studio Square One thing’s for sure: Studio Square knows how to throw a party. Last year, they were voted “NYC’s Ultimate Sports Bar” by ESPN, and they’re proving that reputation with a truly awesome viewing experience. They will be showing every single game on their 30+ televisions, and will be broadcasting the local games on massive 10 ft. x 16 ft. HD LED video walls in the garden area. If you visited Studio Square during the World Cup, you know how cool this is! Monday nights, Thursday nights, and Sundays: 2 for $30 pitchers, with rotating beer and shot specials every week. Studio Square (35-37 36th St #4, Astoria)|(718) 383-1001) studiosquarebeergarden.com| Facebook | Instagram |Twitter McCann’s Pub Photo Courtesy of McCann’s Facebook page For football fans of the Ditmars area, McCann’s might be your go-to spot for pigskin viewing. They have 24 televisions and some very tasty bar food. (I especially enjoy their nachos, both Loaded and Irish!) Monday nights: $5 wings Thursday nights: $6 Margaritas, $6 Jager bombs Sundays: Rotating specials every week McCann’s Pub (36-15 Ditmars Blvd) |(718) 278-2621 mccannspubnyc.com | Facebook | Twitter Break Bar and Billiards Photo Courtesy of Break’s Facebook page Break is one of those unique bars that’s great for almost every occasion: birthdays, trivia, group outings, pool and games, and of course, watching sports. The large space, ample seating, and 16 televisions all provide a great viewing experience, and the super-cheap beers sweeten the deal. Monday nights: Rotating beer specials Thursday nights: $3 pints and $12 pitchers of Sam Adams, Yuengling, and Coors Light Sundays: Half-price wings, $3 pints and $12 pitchers of Sam Adams, Yuengling, and Coors Light, $12 buckets of Coors Light (5 beers included) Break Bar and Billiards (2, 32-04 Broadway) |(718) 777-5400 www.break-ny.com | Facebook | Twitter Broadway Station Conveniently located just steps from the Broadway N/Q train (hence the name) Broadway Station can bring some pretty rowdy crowds for football season. Which is no surprise when you consider some of the Sunday deals offered! Monday nights & Thursday nights: Wings, Nachos, and Potato skins can be upgraded to a large order for just $1 extra. Sundays: Order of Wings + Pitcher of Domestic Beer for $25, Bucket of 5 domestic beers for $20, Pitcher of 5 Imported Beers for $25 Broadway Station (30-09 Broadway) |(718) 545-5869 | Facebook | Yelp Sweet Spot Photo Courtesy of Sweet Spot’s Facebook page Another Ditmars Boulevard offering, Sweet Spot is a proud New York sports bar, representing the Giants and Jets in full force. With over 40 televisions and a menu chock full of reliable bar food, (beer battered onion rings, fried mozzarella, jalapeno poppers, etc.) this is a great location to root on the home teams. Check their Facebook page for weekly specials. Reservations are highly recommended! Monday nights, Thursday nights, and Sundays: Rotating specials on beer, wings, and cocktails. Sweet Spot (22-72 31st St)|(718) 777-7475) sweetspotastoria.com| Facebook | Instagram | Dillingers Pub and Grill Image by Yelp, Roje G. The first thing that comes to mind when I think of Dillingers? WINGS! They have some of the best wings in the neighborhood, which is pretty much the official snack of the NFL. It’s a little bit of a walk from the train, but once you’re there, you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the game. (with wings!) Monday nights: $4 appetizers, pints and shots Thursday nights: $5 9oz burgers with 1 topping and fries Sundays: Unlimited Brunch in the dining area from 11:30-2:30 for $21.95 and $5 16 oz Rum Punch all day Dillingers Pub and Grill (46-19 30th Ave)|(718) 956-5601 dillingersny.com| Facebook | Instagram| Twitter Astoria Tavern Photo Courtesy of Michel Dominguez We’ve already professed our love for Astoria Tavern, but it gets even better during football season. The laid-back, never-too-crowded vibe makes it the perfect spot to grab a pint and watch your team. They have 15 televisions, so all games will be shown, while hometown teams are shown on the 80-inch tv. Sundays only: Free sub platter from Kris, Sal and Charlie’s. Also, rotating bucket specials. Astoria Tavern (33-16 23rd Ave) | (347) 813-4954 theastoriatavern.com| Facebook| Twitter Irish Rover Photo credit: The Irish Rover The Irish Rover is affiliated with the Astoria Tavern, and they share the same comfortable, unpretentious vibe. They ALSO have 15 televisions, with the home teams being played on the large, 80-inch projector. The only difference is they will not feature a free sub platter, but will have outdoor BBQs, weather permitting. Sundays only: Rotating bucket specials. Irish Rover (37-18 28th Ave) | (718) 278-9372 irishrovernyc.com | Facebook| Twitter Raven’s Head Public House Photo Courtesy of Raven’s Head Public House Raven’s Head is another bar food haven. Their special “Football Food” menu features crave-worthy items like a wings platter with over 30 wings, a homemade dip trio, Irish nachos, boneless wings, four cheese mac, and new items like Cajun shrimp and Mini Chimi’s. They have 16 televisions and will always be playing 3 games simultaneously. You’re more than welcome to call ahead to secure a spot in front of your team’s tv! Monday nights, Thursday nights, and Sundays: $20 beer bucket specials, a rotating $4 draft, pitcher specials for beer pong in the attic, $8 32oz pitchers of Coors Light & Miller Lite Raven’s Head Public House (38-04 Broadway) |(718) 777-7565 ravensheadpublichouse.com| Facebook| Twitter Where will YOU be watching the biggest games? Share with us on Facebook and in the comments below! Twitter Facebook Email Print Astoria Tavernbreak bar & billiardsBroadway StationDaly's PubDillinger'sHalsey's TavernKatchMcCann's PubNew York GiantsNew York JetsNFL footballoliver'sravens head public houseRocky McBride'ssports barsstudio squareSweet SpotThe Irish River About Lindsay Goyette Lindsay has been eating and drinking her way through Queens since 2011. A casting director by day and Astoria explorer by night, you can usually find her checking out live music, theatre, or the newest neighborhood spot to enjoy a craft beer. One Comment Kyle Barbuti September 15th, 2015 Lets not forget “Blackbirds” on corner of 42nd and 30th ave. as well as the new kid on the block “The Brewery” on 49th and 30th for those on that side of town!! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.