Complete Guide to {Football Specials} in JC

It's that time of the year again where summer is wrapping up and making way for Football Sundays! We've rounded up all the spots in Jersey City for you to catch the game and enjoy food and drink specials while you cheer on your team!

Brightside Tavern

Brightside is a Jersey City staple that will offer you a comfortable space with large screens to enjoy the game, along with some amazing food and drink specials and the opportunity to win prizes while watching the games! Their draft specials include $3 Coors Light and Yuengling, and $5 Modelo, as well as bucket specials including $15 Coors Light, Miller Light and Yuengling, $21 Corona, and $20 Red Stripe. 141 Bright St.

Ed & Mary's

Ed & Mary's is a favorite among Jersey City locals and will be showing all NFL games this football season! You can take advantage of their Thursday night special $7 Bulleit Bourbon, Sunday night $5 shots of Jameson, Power, and Tullamore Dew; or the Monday night $12 burger and beer special! 174 Coles St.

Hudson Hall

Hudson Hall will be broadcasting the games on all six of their screens, along with their specials of $4 shots of Jameson, $5 draft beers, $1 wings, and $5 pretzels for every game! 364 Marin Blvd.


Porta is a great place to casually watch the game while you enjoy their unbeatable brick-oven pizza, if you're catching the Thursday night game make sure to get "2 Night Special": a choice of 2 Pizzas (Marinara, Margherita, & Meatball) and a choice of 2 20oz Domestics or House Wine carafes. 135 Newark Ave.

Piggyback Bar

Piggyback brings you a unique combination of Southeast Asian bar bites, a perfect view of the NYC skyline, and two huge screens to watch the game on a Sunday afternoon! 200 Hudson St.

Abbey's Pub & Grill

Just outside of the downtown core, Abbey's offers an intimate space to enjoy the game. This is a well-known local hookah bar, and also has a great craft beer selection and classic pub fare. 407 Monmouth St.

Astor Bar & Grill

Considered one of the best 'dive bars' in the city, it's no surprise Astor Bar & Grill has been around for over 60 years! Enjoy the game while enjoying one of their famous roast beef sandwiches! 725 Montgomery St.

Carvao BBQ

If you're looking for a change of pace, then head over to Carvao to enjoy some delicious BBQ food for dinner, without missing a minute of the game! Monday nights are $5 appetizers, $2 Coronas, and $3 Margaritas, Thursdays offer you $5 Sangria, Margaritas, and Wells, and Sunday night you can enjoy $0.75 wings, $6 Coors Light personal pitchers, and $6 20oz. Blue Moon drafts! 686 Bergen Ave.

Corkscrew Bar & Grill

For those in the Heights, this local bar is a perfect place to go to enjoy the game, especially if you're craving the classic football and wings combo! 61 Congress St.

Grove Corner Bar

This sports bar is one of the most popular spots in the city to catch the game, with TVs everywhere and unbeatable drink specials it's no surprise! Its location directly outside of the Grove Path Station means it fills up fast, so be sure to get there early! Their Game Night specials are extensive, with an $8 menu including personal 36oz pitchers of PBR, Yuengling and Coors Light, along with tons of delicious food and specials of shots and speciality drinks, too! 116 Newark Ave.

Halftime Bar & Grill

For those of you in the McGinley Square area who are looking for a place to watch the game, Halftime Bar & Grill has everything you need with cheap food and drink specials and a great view of the game wherever you sit! New cocktail specials and giveaways every game! 746 West Side Ave.

Iron Monkey

If you're craving a unique craft beer to enjoy as you cheer on your team, Iron Monkey is the place to go! Thursday night is "Flight Night" and Sunday offers you all-day Happy Hour, and they even offer additional drink specials during the games! 99 Greene St.

Left Bank Burger Bar

Left Bank may not have the most TVs, but they certainly do have the best burgers to enjoy while you watch the game! Catch the Sunday Night game and indulge in "Sunday Funday": $3 Miller Lite Pints and $5 Miller Lite Pitchers! 194 Newark Ave.

Liberty Prime Steakhouse

Liberty Prime will offer a special bar menu during every NFL game along with ample seating and a great vibe! Cheer on your favorite team while chowing down on a juicy steak. 111 Montgomery St.

Lucky 7s

Lucky 7s will be offering $3 Select Drafts and $4 Well Drinks while you watch the game. 322 2nd St.

McGinley Square Pub

McGinley Square Pub will have their 125" projector screen along with food and drink specials during all of the games. $10 Burger, shot, beer special, and $5 pints and additional surprise specials for every game! 755 Montgomery St.

O'Hara's Downtown

O'Hara's will not only satisfy your game-watching needs with a good lively crowd and their 15 TVs and projector, but also with their amazing food! Monday nights are Margarita Mondays with $4 Margaritas and 20% off food all day and Thursdays you can enjoy 25% off your entire check! 172 1st St.

O'Abbey's Corner Pub & Grill

O'Abbey's Corner Pub & Grill will give you the perfect pub vibe for your Sunday Night Football in the Westside! 60 Fisk St.

O'Leary's Publik House

O'Leary's will be offering $4 24oz Domestic Drafts, $6 24oz Premium Drafts, and a special $5 App Menu during the games, keep an eye out on their social media (@olearyspublikhouse) to get excited about their incredible food as Sunday draws near! 788 Garfield Ave.

Oralé Mexican Kitchen

Oralé might not be the first place that comes to mind when you're choosing where to watch the game, but they have plenty of TVs to watch the games on and buckets of Corona to share with your friends while you cheer on your team! And Thursdays are Happy Hour all night long! 341 Grove St.

PJ Ryan's & PJ Ryan's Squared

PJ Ryan's has two locations in Jersey City, both with a great selection of food and beer to fuel you throughout the game! PJ Ryan's Squared is the Journal Square spot to watch football, so you can expect a large crowd out on any given night, PJ Ryan's Van Vorst Park location is a little smaller, but still a great time! Game nights at PJ Ryan's Squared has $5 select domestic drafts and $5 Black Barrel shots, along with their Bucket of Wings special! 4 Path Plaza and 292 Barrow St.


Taphaus will bring a little class to your Football watching experience, with an incredible menu that is any foodie's dream, and an unbeatable view of the NYC skyline! They have already been catering to all of your football needs with their Fantasy Draft Party specials and Football Kickoff Party! 2 2nd St. #101

South House

If you're tired of the typical beer and football combo, then head over to South House and swap out that beer for an expertly-made cocktail and some delicious down-home food! Head over for the Monday night game and enjoy their "Happy Pour" all day long! 149 Newark Ave.

White Star Bar

There's no better way to enjoy your Football Sunday than with a big juicy burger from White Star! Pair your Monday Night Football with their Burger Beer Mondays special! 230 Brunswick St. and 179 Warren St.

Zeppelin Hall Biergarten

Pretzels and Football, it's a match made in heaven! Zeppelin Hall offers giant pretzels as well as other classic German Biergarten foods to wash down with over 100 beers on tap, with the option of their famous 34oz steins! With an enormous venue, this is the place to bring a big group of friends to cheer on your team! NFL Sunday Specials at Zeppelin Hall include half-priced wings and select beers open to close! 88 Liberty View Dr.

Written by Claire Layton

Claire is a quintessential Canadian girl looking forward to exploring JC one craft beer at a time! She is a graduate student of anthropology, spending all of her free time either at the gym, frequenting comedy bars, or scouring the city for free concerts.