Football season is upon us! Here is where you can catch your favorite NFL team in a Manhattan sports bar and have it feel just like a home game.
The New York Daily News recently compiled this awesome list. Game on!
- Arizona Cardinals: Foley's (18 W. 33rd St.)
Cardinals faithful pick Foley’s for its 40 craft bottles and 28 taps, including Allagash White.
- Atlanta Falcons: The Watering Hole (106 E. 19th St., 212-674-5783)
The team’s New York headquarters features an inflatable Falcons player out front, $5 drafts and $4 Pabst and Rolling Rock cans.
- Baltimore Ravens: Mustang Harry’s (352 Seventh Ave.)
The brother bar to Mustang Sally’s boasts more space, and pours Chimay Triple and Landshark, among other draughts during Ravens games.
- Buffalo Bills: McFadden’s (800 Second Ave.)
McFadden’s is bedecked Buffalo Bills’ regalia — complete with colossal inflated figures in blue and red jerseys.
- Carolina Panthers: Brother Jimmy’s BBQ (1485 Second Ave.)
The North Carolina barbecue chain serves state staples such as ribs and Carolina pulled pork to roughly 100 Panthers fans on game day.
- Chicago Bears: The Overlook (225 E. 44th St.)
The Bears fans come out of hibernation and head to the rooftop deck at the Overlook, which also raffles a jersey at every game.
- Cincinnati Bengals: Phebe’s (359 Bowery)
Three words: Cincinnati Skyline Chili.
- Cleveland Browns: Manny’s on Second (1770 Second Ave.)
Originally an Ohio State bar, Manny’s cheers the Buckeye State’s other team.
- Dallas Cowboys: Stone Creek (140 E. 27th St.)
This joint’s 90-inch screen is Texas-sized.
- Denver Broncos: Butterfield 8 (5 E. 38th St.)
Recognized as the official Broncos bar in New York. The team regularly sends memorabilia, which festoons the granite bar.
- Detroit Lions: Mercury Bar East (493 Third Ave.)
The Michiganers’ home away from home serves mini kegs in buckets with special meals on game day.
- Green Bay Packers: Kettle of Fish (59 Christopher St.)
The city’s ultimate Packers bar offers complimentary Wisconsin cheese, crackers and summer sausage, along with Usinger Brats for sale.
- Houston Texans: Double Wide (505 E. 12th St.)
The Texans’ normal NYC hub Idle Hands is temporarily closed, so fans are meeting at this Southern saloon, which is typically home to San Diego Chargers fans, for games until the old digs reopens as Avenida Tex Mex Cantina in a month.
- Indianapolis Colts: Keats (842 Second Ave.)
Colts fans stampede this Irish pub, which has been known to host team owner Jim Irsay’s daughter at some games.
- Jacksonville Jaguars: Legends NYC (6 W. 33rd St.)
The Jags even paid for free beers for its fans during the NFL draft.
- Kansas City Chiefs: John Brown Serious BBQ (10-43 44th Dr., Long Island City)
Chiefs fans love a K.C.-style smokehouse.
- Miami Dolphins: Slattery’s Midtown Pub (8 E 36th St #3)
More than 200 ’phins fans show up weekly — and get a free shot with every touchdown.
- Minnesota Vikings: Bar None (98 3rd Ave.)
Norsemen have donned purple and gold and cheered at the East Village dive for years.
- New England Patriots: Professor Thom’s (219 Second Ave.)
This undeflated Bostonian haven has vintage maps of Beantown and Tom Brady’s college jersey on the wall.
- New Orleans Saints: d.b.a. (41 First Ave.)
Formerly owned by a couple of Saints diehards, this beer garden is a haunt for Bayou transplants.
- Oakland Raiders: Peter Dillon's Pub (130 E. 40th St.)
This Midtown joint is covered in black and silver memorabilia and shows the game on every single TV.
- Philadelphia Eagles: Shorty’s (576 Ninth Ave.)
Munch on cheesesteaks and Yuengling onion rings in this Philly oasis.
- Pittsburgh Steelers: Blondies (212 W. 79th St.)
This bar backs the Steelers, singing Steel City anthems like Wiz Khalifa’s “Black and Yellow” before games.
- San Diego Chargers: Double Wide (505 E 12th St.)
Some Texans fans mingle, but make no mistake: This is Bolts territory.
- San Francisco 49ers: Finnerty’s (221 Second Ave.)
The watering hole has Bay Area-spirit as it raffles off a high-priced item such as a signed Joe Montana or Jerry Rice jersey every football Sunday.
- Seattle Seahawks: Carlow East (1254 Lexington Ave.)
A free buffet during games, as well as discount “Hawkikaze” shots after Seahawk touchdowns.
- St. Louis Rams: Foley’s (18 W. 33rd St.)
Rams fans are hurting for a new place ever since Dewey’s Flatiron closed, so fans are congregating at this traditional Cardinals bar in the meantime.
- Tennessee Titans: SideBAR (118 E. 15th)
This Union Square hot spot, which pours drinks for $4 or less during games.
- Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Stillwater Bar & Grill (78-80 E. Fourth St.)
Buc backers gather for $3.50 Buds and Bud Lights, even though the bar’s true allegiance is with the Oklahoma State Cowboys.
- Washington: Dorrian’s Red Hand: (1616 Second Ave.)
Dorrian’s shows every game for the D.C. Team that Shall Not Be Named. Listen for the team’s fight song after every touchdown.
via Daily News
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