News about 53rd St. in Hyde Park, Chicago

Hyde Park restaurants ready to celebrate Super Bowl LII

If you’re looking for a local spot to relax and watch the Super Bowl this Sunday or try some special pizzas in honor of the teams, Hyde Park has several options for you:

Ja' Grill, 1510 E. Harper Court – is hosting a Super Bowl party from 5-10 p.m. with the big game shown on five televisions, $7 beer and Appleton rum shot combos, half-priced wings, and regular happy hour specials from 4-6 p.m. Call 773-752-5375 to make a reservation.

Jolly Pumpkin Pizzeria & Brewery, 5215 S. Harper Avenue – celebrates with a viewing party from 5-10 p.m. with lots of football, beer, and pizza. The restaurant will feature $10 buffalo wings and barbecue chicken nachos, $3 hot dogs with chips, and $2 off all draft beer, house cocktails, and wine. No tickets or reservations are required.

Nella Pizza e Pasta, 1125 E. 55th Street – has created two special pizzas in honor of the Super Bowl teams. Try the New England Patriots pizza with lobster and cognac sauce or the Philadelphia Eagles pizza with ribeye, peppers, and onions. Catering orders should be placed before noon on Friday at 773-643-0603.

The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Avenue West – presents the second annual “Super BODY Tailgate Party” starting at 4 p.m. with grilled buffalo chicken sandwiches, house-made polish sausages, barbecue short ribs, and a popcorn and nacho station. $20 beer buckets and $18 six-packs will also be available. After the game, stay for free entry to BODY, a weekly dance night “…for bodies intent on moving to the best Afro-Caribbean grooves.”

Celebrate the Super Bowl at Jolly Pumpkin
Celebrate the Super Bowl at Jolly Pumpkin
Nella's special Super Bowl pizzas
Nella's special Super Bowl pizzas
Stay for Super Body at The Promontory
Stay for Super Body at The Promontory