It’s no secret that our city’s football team is going to Super Bowl XLVIII (go Seahawks!). But where you watch the game is almost as important as who is playing. Here we’ve outlined a few choice spots to kick back and enjoy what’s sure to be the game of the century when the Seattle Seahawks take down the Denver Broncos!
Sunday, February 2, the entire city of Seattle will be celebrating for the big game when the Seattle Seahawks play the Denver Broncos at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. As the hometown of the Seahawks, Seattle offers a wide-range of bars that cater to every football fanatic’s needs. Forget the hassle of preparing food and making beer runs; instead wear your blue, green, and silver painted faces at a local sports bar to watch the big game, and let’s cheer our beloved Seahawks to victory!
Seattle Seahawk fans have a favorite sports bar here in Seattle called the Hawks Nest Bar & Grill. Located between Safers Field and Quest Field in SoDo, the Hawks Nest Bar & Grill provides the ultimate 12th man experience with an all-day celebration. Opening at 11 a.m. with door prizes and a charity raffle, the Hawks Nest Bar & Grill supplies pub-grub and drink specials for the big game. Later in the evening, local hip-hop artist K. Cartier will perform live. Located at 1028 1st Ave. S. Fore more information, click here.
Auto Battery Bar
Known for their gourmet Po-Dog hot dogs in the Capitol Hill neighborhood, this auto shop turned sports bar has big-screen TVs perfect for Sunday’s game. Order one of their signature drinks such as the Spark Plug or the 18-Wheeler as you cheer on the Seahawks in their laid back atmosphere. Located at 1009 E. Union St. For more information, click here.
Want to watch Russell Wilson and Peyton Manning duke it out on the big screen? Cinebarre is screening the Super Bowl for free on the big day for the 21+ crowd. With a full bar featuring craft beers and specialty cocktails, Cinebarre will keep you hydrated for the full four quarters. But don’t miss out on their pizzas and subs appropriately named for cinematic stars and movies. Located at 6009 244th St. SW
Rated the best sports bar to watch the Super Bowl in the nation, Spitfire will be opening its doors early at 9 p.m. so fans can beat the rush. Located in Belltown by the waterfront, Spitfire’s viewing room filled with leather couches is just like watching the game in the comfort of your own home, but without the post-game cleanup. Watch the Seahawks’ No. 1 rated defense in the league hold back the Broncos over a plate of chicken wings and nachos. Located at 2219 4th Ave. Click here for more information.
The People’s Pub
More low-key than the rest of our picks, The People’s Pub has been serving up German fare to the locals since 2000. Locals of Ballard know The People’s Pub for their quick bar service and generous portions of cured meats and tasty cheeses, sounds like the perfect combination for a game-winning Sunday. More information at their website here.