Foodie Places To Watch Football in Fairfield County CT

Emma Jane-Doody Stetson

It’s time to get out your jerseys… football season is here!  Though some may prefer to watch the latest game in the comfort of their own home, many Fairfield County restaurants and bars are serving up NFL-inspired specials that are sure to lure fans from the couch.  From reduced price apps to tasty wings to drink specials, here are restaurants and bars where you can catch the latest match-ups.

  1. The Blind Rhino, Norwalk: The Blind Rhino is the hotspot for watching sports events. TVs surround the bar and restaurant. They are known for their wings and craft brews, but they have other tasty eats on the menu as well.
  2. Brother Jimmy’s, Stamford: Brother Jimmy's in Stamford has 25 HD TV’s for your viewing pleasure! On Sundays, they have a $5 "kick the keg" pre-game tailgate starting at 11:30am and going through kickoff. On Mondays, take advantage of $20 per person game special that includes bud light draft, hot wings, and rib tips.
  3. Crave, Fairfield: Crave in Fairfield has an assortment of appetizer specials for game day, from mozzarella sticks to wings to pizza. Plus, join them for football games on Sunday for giveaways and raffles.
  4. Johnny Utah’s, Norwalk: Johnny Utah's in Norwalk hosts a tailgate party every Sunday starting at 11am. The festivities include $3 Bud Light Drafts, $15 Bud Light buckets and towers, $10 Bud Light Pitchers, $20 Corona Pitchers, $5 Absolute Cocktails and $15 Absolute Bucket drinks, $5 Burgers, $4 Hot dogs, $6 Chili Cheese Dogs and $5 Frito Pies! They'll show the game on their TVs and a projector.
  5. Sign of the Whale, Stamford: Stamford's Sign of the Whale has declared itself the official home of the NY Giants and NY Jets. Check their website to see what games they're showing and enjoy food and drink specials as you cheer on your team.
  6. Bobby Q’s Cue & Co, Norwalk: Bobby Q's Cue & Co. just opened in Norwalk's Waypointe neighborhood. With big screen TVs behind the bar, great beers on draft, and an extensive menu with wings and BBQ, it is an awesome spot to catch the game.
  7. Buffalo Wild Wings, Stamford: With over 30 flat screen TVs, Buffalo Wild Wings promises that if you want to watch it, they'll put it on! Choose one of their game day packages, or order their legendary wings, beer, and food from the menu.
  8. Bobby V’s, Stamford: Bobby V's has always been a staple in Stamford... and now it is new and improved! The new location has over 200 high definition TVs, 32 draft lines, and opportunities for wagering.
  9. Taco Loco, Bridgeport: Football season means NFL Packages at Taco Loco! On Sundays, order a special spread of tacos, wings, nachos, burritos, quesadillas, salsas, and dips for just $54.95, plus tax. Call 203-335-8228.
  10. Peaches Juke Joint, Norwalk: Peaches Juke Joint in Norwalk follows both NFL and college games. Watch your favorite team on 55" TVs while enjoying a complimentary buffet, beer specials, shot specials, $3 Bud, and $4 PBRs.
  11. SE Uncorked, New Canaan: South End Uncorked in now open on Monday nights in New Canaan. Join them for Monday night football specials.
  12. All Star Bar & Grill, Stamford: All Star Cafe Bar & Grill is Chelsea Pier's own sports bar.
  13. Local, Fairfield, Norwalk: Local, with locations in SoNo and Fairfield, celebrates Monday night football with $3 draft beers from 3pm to close.
  14. Coalhouse Pizza, Stamford: At Coalhouse Pizza in Stamford, you can watch NFL Sunday Ticket, Redzone, and the NFL Network on 20 flat screen TVs. They also offer half-priced wings and draft specials.
  15. O’Neill’s, Norwalk: On Mondays during football season, O'Neill's Irish Pub in Norwalk has 50 cent Wings as well as Bud and Bud Light for just $3.50.
  16. Colony Pizza, Norwalk, Stamford, Fairfield: Colony Pizza's thin crust pizza is legendary. With their TVs, it's a great choice for game day.
  17. BJ Ryan’s Banc House, Norwalk: B.J. Ryan's Banc House in Norwalk offers specials for Monday night football. Enjoy select beer buckets for $20, $1 jello shots, half-priced wings, the "works" hot dogs, and more.
  18. b restaurants, Fairfield, Stamford: Burgers, beer, and bourbon are the perfect accompaniments to football! Start your football Sunday with their legendary boozy brunch. On Mondays, their happy hour from 3-6pm features select 1/2 price appetizers and discounted drinks.
  19. Joey C’s Boathouse, Stratford: Join Joey C's in Stratford on Sundays for the NFL Sunday Ticket. There will be beer and food specials ALL day, which include $5 appetizers, $10 bud lite pitchers, and select $5 craft beer pints.
  20. Vinny’s Backyard, Stamford: Vinny's Backyard in Stamford has a special football menu that is available during all college and NFL games all season long.
  21. Vinny’s Ale House, Fairfield: At Vinny's Ale House in Fairfield, Monday night football means $6 pizzas (toppings additional) all night long!
  22. Tiernan’s, Stamford: Tiernan's in Stamford has 13 flat screen TV where you can catch the latest football showdown. Visit them for food and drink specials all season long.
  23. World of Beer, Stamford: World of Beer in Stamford's Harbor Point will have beer and food specials all football season long!
  24. The Port, Westport: The Port in Westport, which once housed Vespa, has DirectTV's Sunday Ticket so you can enjoy the game. Families welcome!
  25. Flipside Burgers & Bar, Fairfield: Flipside Burgers & Bar in Fairfield features 1/2 priced wings during all evening NFL games in flavors like buffalo, dry rubbed, honey BBQ, blackberry jalapeño, and Asian.
  26.  Cask Republic, South Norwalk has just installed three large screen televisions and added a new bar menu for food and drinks specifically for football viewing. View menus here.