Super Bowl LI is fast approaching and poised to provide you, your friends, and family with an action packed and festive night out on the town. Where will you be watching Sunday, February 5? If you're still undecided, here are some great local haunts broadcasting the game:1. Wellman's Pub and Rooftop
597 Market St, West Des Moines
Less than 10 minutes from Springs at Jordan Creek, Wellman's Pub and Rooftop has the best craft beer selection in West Des Moines. Their menu is also diverse and includes vegetarian options, tasty appetizers, and lunch and dinner options that offer something for everyone. Wellman’s is a large space with a casual and friendly sports bar atmosphere and TVs everywhere, making it a great choice for your Super Bowl experience.
2. Francie's Bar & Grill
2100 Wakonda View Dr, Des Moines
A little further up the road, Francie's Bar & Grill has a welcome-all, laid-back environment serving some of your favorite domestic and specialty beers. You’ll want to arrive early as space is limited, but the excellent bar-style food and TVs make Francie’s well worth it. If you're looking for a cozy and more intimate place to watch the Super Bowl, this is it!
3. 1908 Draught House
409 Court Ave, Des Moines
1320 E Hickman Rd, Waukee
With several convenient locations to choose from, the 1908 Draught House offers an eclectic array of pub-fare made from scratch. An inviting and comfortable atmosphere with great decor, 1908 provides a decent selection of both beer and mixed drinks, and with numerous TVs, you're sure to catch every second of the big game!
4. Saints Pub + Patio
165 S Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines
87 NE Carefree Ln, Waukee
Saints Pub + Patio also offers multiple convenient locations for whichever way you choose to venture on Super Bowl Sunday. One of Des Moines' most popular sports bars, Saints offers traditional American fare with plenty of beer on tap. Equipped with more than 20 big screen TVs and a friendly staff that strives to make everyone feel like a regular, you're sure to have a lively and enjoyable night.
There are many great hangouts in Des Moines and the surrounding area that boast the food, drinks and atmosphere to make your Super Bowl LI experience a memorable one. Do you have a favorite? Share with fellow residents in the comments below!