When the year’s biggest game rolls around, the sport’s biggest fans seek out the best spots to soak in the spectacle. And on the Grand Strand, with sports bars found up and down our 60-plus miles of coastline, there’s no shortage of places to gather with like-minded fans to cheer on your favored team.
If you’ll be enjoying a stay at The Cottages at North Beach Plantation for this year’s Super Bowl weekend, consider these seven super spots nearby for watching the big game:
Wild Wing Café — Found just inland from the resort at shopping/dining/entertainment complex Barefoot Landing, this place is known for “the Best Wings South of Buffalo.” With lots more options on the food menu — including starters, wraps, sandwiches, soups and salads — plus a full bar and TVs mounted all over the place, it’s a great spot for sports. Learn more at wildwingcafe.com.
Bully’s Pub & Grill — Another Barefoot Landing option, this sports bar boasts cold drinks, hot food, tons of TVs and a lively atmosphere that’s perfect for game-day gatherings. It’s also got a great lakeside deck for those who like to watch outdoors, and plenty of pool tables, dartboards and other competitive avenues for those who might want to face off with friends when the big game is in the books. Visit bullyspub.com to learn more.
Oscar’s Food& Spirits — North Myrtle Beach’s unofficial home for Steelers fans, this establishment on Highway 17 South was founded by a Pittsburgh native and features a tasty lineup of sandwiches, wings, pizza, burgers, salads, melts and more. With over 90 TVs and a full bar that includes a range of draft beer options, it’s another great nearby place to catch a game. Check out all of Oscar’s offerings at oscarsnmb.com.
Harry the Hats — This under-the-radar option found in the Arcadian Dunes Condo Complex just off Restaurant Row in Myrtle Beach offers a menu featuring pizza, burgers, wings, seafood and steaks, as well as a fully stocked bar and a game room. It also boasts plenty of TVs and a fun vibe for watching football. Learn more at harrythehats.com.
The Waterway House Sports & Spirits — This sports bar on North Kings Highway in Myrtle Beach serves up homemade pizza, pasta dishes and traditional bar food from the in-house La Cucina Italian Kitchen, and it prides itself on showing all sporting events on its HD TVs. A full bar and a collection of bar games round out the offerings for a great game-day experience. Visit the Waterway House Facebook page to learn more.
Putters Pub — Located just a 9-iron off the golf course at Barefoot Resort, this pub tees up a range of appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, pizzas, soups, salads and more. It also offers a full bar, and its walls sport TVs all around — so it’s a hole in one on game day. Check out the Putters Pub website at putterspub.com to learn more.
Backyard Sports Bar & Grill — This sports bar on North Kings Highway in Myrtle Beach serves up appetizers, wings, salads, wraps, sandwiches, pizza and more, plus all the spoils that come with a full bar to wash it all down. With TVs galore, a large back deck overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway, and a collection of pub games that includes billiards, darts, shuffleboard and even a putting green, it’s a great place to watch sports or even strike up some friendly competition with your friends. Visit backyardsportsbarmb.com to learn more.
After the big game, head back to your comfortable and spacious accommodations at The Cottages at North Beach Plantation to rest up for another day of enjoying the best of the Myrtle Beach area. Book your Grand Strand vacation today — all of the super offerings on the Carolina coast will be waiting here for you!