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Where to Watch the Big Game in Delaware


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With the NFL playoffs happening now and Super Bowl LIV on the horizon, it’s a busy time for football.

But that doesn’t mean it needs to be stressful trying to find a place with great food and a lengthy beer selection. We’ve created a list of some of the best places to watch the Big Game for every county in Delaware.

New Castle County

BBC Tavern & Grill

On Sundays, brunch runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Enjoy drink specials including $6 Tall Pinnacle vodka flavored drinks and 75 cents off domestic bottles.

4019 Kennett Pike, Greenville • 655-3785

Chelsea Tavern

Enjoy half-priced appetizers on Mondays from 4-7 p.m. and 50 percent off 22 oz. and larger beers on Thursdays. Enjoy nightly late happy hour from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. with various drink and food specials.

821 N. Market St., Wilmington • 482-3333

Deer Park Tavern

Enjoy half price appetizers open to close on Mondays and half price burgers from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., and all you can eat wings for $12.99 from 5 p.m. to close on Thursdays. On Sundays, enjoy brunch from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with $4 Bloody Marys and live music.

108 W. Main St., Newark • 369-9414

Stone Balloon Ale House

Enjoy Sunday brunch from 10:30 am. to 2 p.m. Plus, Mugs & Nugs happy hour Tuesday through Sunday, 4-6:30 p.m., and select $5 cocktails daily.

115 E. Main St., Newark • 266-8111

Valley Grill Sports Bar

A part of the Richland Golf Club, enjoy happy hour Monday through Friday from 3-7 p.m. and all day on Sundays.

50 Glenbrook Drive, Middletown • 371-0400

Washington Street Ale House

This Wilmington restaurant has plenty of TVs along with a Sunday Brunch every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Enjoy a Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary bar, along with a long beer list.

1206 Washington St., Wilmington • 658-2537

Kent County

The Golden Fleece Tavern

Enjoy happy hour from 4-7 p.m., and $1 off tall boys on Mondays. Karaoke runs on Thursdays, along with the same happy hour and $1 domestic drafts or $3 rails for Golden Fleece Mug holders starting at 7 p.m.

132 Loockerman St., Dover • 674-1776

Murphy’s Race/Sportsbook & Grill

Enjoy specials on wings on Mondays from 7 p.m. until close and on Sundays all day. On Thursdays, enjoy cheeseburger specials from 5 p.m. until close. Drink specials coincide with $2.50 Budweiser including Bud Light Platinum and $5 Smirnoff Fresh Orange Crushes.

18500 S. Dupont Highway, Harrington • (888) 887-5687


Enjoy a variety of drink and food specials during happy hour, running all day on Mondays and from 3-7 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays.

1666 S. Dupont Highway, Dover • 674-0975

Sussex County

Check out our list of great bars to watch football at the beach.

Multiple Locations

The Greene Turtle

This Ocean City, Maryland born sports bar now boasts locations all across the Mid-Atlantic. Join the Mug Club and Bud Lights are just $2 on game day. Check out thegreeneturtle.com/nflgameday for other game day food and drink specials.

Multiple Locations • thegreeneturtle.com

Grotto Pizza

You can’t go wrong grabbing the game at Grotto (the buttery, complimentary popcorn is a nice draw). With plenty of TVs, big beer specials and a game day menu available at many of the locations, you will leave content even if your team gets crushed.

Multiple Locations • grottopizza.com

Iron Hill

Enjoy Iron Hill beers with a variety of food options ranging from sandwiches to burgers to large plates.

Multiple Locations • ironhillbrewery.com

Two Stones Pub

Enjoy happy hour with discounted drinks and food, Monday through Friday from 3-6 p.m.

Multiple Locations • twostonespub.com