By Micaela Hood, SouthFlorida.com
2:17 PM EST, January 30, 2013
Couldn't afford tickets to the Big Easy? Don't worry, there's plenty of places to watch Super Bowl XLVII and its million-dollar commercials.
Whether you're a die-hard Ravens or Niners fan, Super Bowl in South Florida is the second best option come game day.
Boston's on the beach: Patriot fans are still sulking over losing the AFC championship. Luckily, they have a place to cheer on any team not named Baltimore. For $50, enjoy all you can eat-and-drink. Reserve online here or call 561-274-2339. 40 S. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach.
Brother Jimmy's BBQ: Party before the game with NFL linebackers Jonathan Vilma (New Orleans Saints) Jon Beason (Carolina Panthers) and D.J. Williams (Denver Broncos) at the restaurant's meat-lovers block party and pig roast featuring DJ Vertijo and Sailor Jerry drink specials galore. 900 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Go to Brotherjimmys.com or call 786-360-3650.
Bru's Room: This popular sports bar at 35 NE Second Ave., Delray is known to be Ravens-friendly. There are other locations in Broward. Go to Brusroom.com for the restaurant nearest you.
Doral Ale House: Word is that this is where Miami 49ers fans hang out. $50 gets you access to the buffet and free drinks. 3271 NW 87th Ave., Doral. 305-629-9442. For other Ale House locations in South Florida, click here.
Hyde: The chic lounge inside the SLS Hotel will host a pool and pigskin BBQ starting at 5 p.m. Enjoy beer specials, food and sounds by Miami DJ Leo Medina. 1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. 305-674-1701.
Lauderdale Grill: Super Bowl specials include raffles, giveaways, 5 For $10 domestic beer buckets and a pig roast ($11.99 per person). 1901 Cordova Rd., Fort Lauderdale. Go to Lauderdalegrill.com
Maguires Hill 16: The Florida Flock, a group of Ravens fans, will be watching the game here starting at 5 p.m. 535 N. Andrews Ave., Ft. Lauderdale. Go to Facebook.com/floridaflock
Village Grille: Patrons at this bar - a hotspot for Pats fans - will most likely be rooting for the 49ers on game day. Starting at 4 p.m., a block party (with nearby restaurant 101 Ocean) will feature two 26-foot TV screens and a DJ. 4404 El Mar Dr., Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. Call 954-776-5092.
Village Pub: This gay-friendly video bar's specials include $10 domestic and $15 imported beer buckets, a halftime buffet and $4 Findlandia Vodka drinks. 2283 Wilton Dr., Wilton Manors. Go to VillagepubWM.com
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