Superbowl XLV: Green Bay Packers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers. Whether you’re a cheesehead or will be waving your terrible towel, Super Bowl Sunday is synonymous with devouring massive quantities of fatty foods. So check out the following places to fill your kitchen with pizza, subs, cheesesteaks and more.
Your party won’t be a fumble if you hit these top five places.
• Jet’s Pizza, 2031 West Road
The Pittsburgh Steelers may have knocked out the New York Jet’s but this pizza place can keep the name alive on Super Bowl Sunday. Cheeseheads and Steeler fans alike can commensurate over their love of this ooey, gooey cheese-topped pie. Get yours’ with a variety of Jet’s toppings, or choose another great option such as Jet’s Bread, subs or salads.
• Joey’s Famous Philly Cheesesteaks, 16125 West Road
The Pittsburgh Steelers and these famous cheesesteaks may have both originated in the state of Pennsylvania, but Steelers fans will also revel in Joey’s combination of steak or chicken and American, provolone, or Cheez Whiz. Add on sautéed mushrooms, onions, peppers and more! Make your party a smorgasbord of Joey’s treats with their hoagies, fries, oninon rings and salads, and it’s sure to be a touchdown.
• Subway, 3060 Van Horn Road
If you don’t want to be sacked by your health-conscious partygoers, head to Subway, an undisputed leader in fast, nutritious food. Make your party planning easy and order a Classic Combo platter with options for all, or Subway’s famous Giant sub, which can be ordered by the foot. Don’t be fouled and left without food . . . make sure to place your order 24 hours in advance.
• Ramsey’s Coney Island, 2747 West Jefferson Ave.: If you want to pass on the healthy fare, try Ramsey’s famous hot dogs. Although your calorie-counter friends may tackle you, the guys won’t care about a diet anyway, and they will be grateful for the hearty chili dogs and chili cheese fries. The reasonable prices and massive portions will be friendly on your wallet while stuffing your partygoers.
• Trentwood Farm Market, 16135 West Road
If you’re like me and consider it a personal foul to serve anything less than homemade, whip up some treats with ingredients from Trentwood. The fresh produce, meats and cheeses found at this market can be created into dips, spreads, sandwiches and veggie trays. While your guests may be there for betting, games, football and comradery, they are sure to appreciate the special touch of homemade dishes.
Enjoy these ultimate game-day dishes as the Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers battle it out for the coveted Superbowl victory. Kick back and relax, and I hope your team favorite pulls a Hail Mary.
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