Whether for the football or the commercials, Super Bowl Sunday — Feb. 3 this year — looms large on the American cultural landscape.
Looking for ways to enjoy America’s largest secular holiday? Hoodline crunched the numbers, using both Yelp data and our own secret playbook to produce a ranked list of the best sports bars, wing spots, and pizza delivery options to make your Super Bowl celebration a success — no home-team victory required.
Televisions all around town will likely be tuned to the big game, but a few local sports bars represent Phoenix’s best. Here's where to snag a seat come game day.
1. Santisi Brothers Pizzeria & Sports Grill
Topping the list is Santisi Brothers Pizzeria & Sports Grill. Located at 2710 W. Bell Road, Suite 1115, in Deer Valley, the sports bar, which offers pizza and more, is the highest rated sports bar in Phoenix, boasting four stars out of 467 reviews on Yelp.
2. Twin Peaks
Next up is Camelback East's Twin Peaks, situated at 2135 E. Camelback Road. With four stars out of 364 reviews on Yelp, the sports bar and traditional American spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Armadillo Grill
Camelback East's Armadillo Grill, located at 1904 E. Camelback Road, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the sports bar and traditional American spot four stars out of 314 reviews.
Nothing says Super Bowl Sunday like a mess of chicken wings with your choice of dipping sauce, and Phoenix has some favorite wing spots to satisfy your cravings.
1. My Slice Of The Pie Pizzeria
Topping the list is My Slice of the Pie Pizzeria. Located at 3724 E. Indian School Road in Camelback East, the spot to score pizza, chicken wings and sandwiches is the highest rated chicken wing spot in Phoenix, boasting 4.5 stars out of 346 reviews on Yelp.
2. Valley Wings
Deer Valley's Valley Wings, located at 15414 N. 19th Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the spot to score chicken wings and more 4.5 stars out of 152 reviews.
You've got your favorite pizza spots, but will they deliver on the big day? Here's are Yelpers' favorite Phoenix pizzerias that actually deliver, so no one has to miss any of the action.
Topping the list is Cibo. Located at 603 N. Fifth Ave. in Central City, the Italian spot, which offers pizza and sandwiches, is the most popular pizza spot in Phoenix, boasting 4.5 stars out of 2,014 reviews on Yelp.
2. The Parlor
Next up is Camelback East's The Parlor, situated at 1916 E. Camelback Road. With 4.5 stars out of 1,228 reviews on Yelp, the Italian spot, which offers pizza and salads, has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Federal Pizza
Alhambra's Federal Pizza, located at 5210 N. Central Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Italian spot, which offers pizza and more, 4.5 stars out of 884 reviews.