Saturday, January 31, 2015

Game Day Grub

Super Bowl Sunday calls for friends, football, and take-out


On Sunday, you could hang with Joe Montana at a private get-together, or share a bottle with Kendrick Lamar at your VIP table. 
Or you could order up a spread and watch the Super Bowl in the comfort of your own home, screaming at your TV like a red-blooded American. Here are 10 options to keep you and your best buddies filled on game day.
The deal: Choose from an 18-piece fried chicken bucket with a quart of slaw and biscuits; a sandwich platter with two pounds of pulled pork, and a quart each of pickles and potato salad; or two quarts of New Mexican green chile with all the fixings. You can get a half-dozen donuts with dipping sauce, too.
$50-75. Order by Sat noon for pickup Sun 1-4:30p. 190 Ave. B (E. 12th St.), East Village (212-388-1990)

The deal: Your choice of a giant house-roasted turkey hero; a giant chicken cutlet hero; a giant rack of Chinese ribs; a chicken parm tray; a meatball parm tray; a sausage and peppers tray; or a whole baked ziti.
$40-100. Order by today by emailing 248 Mulberry St. (Prince St.), Soho (212-993-7189)
The deal: Your choice of fried-chicken buckets or huge sub platters with a range of fillings, from the zucchini parm and the broccoli classic to the meat-stuffed Godfather Part 2, plus options for sides of mashed potatoes, cheesy Brussels sprouts, and more.
$20-585. Order by 5p today by emailing Pickup Sun 4-6p. 7 Greene Ave. (Oxford St.), Fort Greene (718-522-6370)
The deal: Your choice of one pound each pastrami and corned beef, six hot dogs, one small hard salami, buns, rye, and fixings; or 12 hot dogs and buns, sauerkraut, mustard, pickles, and eight knishes.
$88-95. Order up to Sunday, with at least 40 minutes advance notice. 205 E. Houston St. (Ludlow St.), Lower East Side (212-254-2246)
The deal: Two dozen wings (pictured), blue cheese, pickled celery and carrots, and much-needed wet-wipes.
$65. Orders must be placed by noon today, pickup Saturday by 5p. 211 W. Broadway (Franklin St.), Tribeca (212-601-9514)
The deal: 40 buffalo chicken taquitos with blue cheese ranch dressing, buffalo sauce, pickled carrot and celery chips, and house-made Pancho sauce. 
$75, plus $5 delivery. Order 24 hours in advance. Taquitoria delivers anywhere in Manhattan south of 23rd St. for a single box; three or more boxes and it'll deliver anywhere within the five boroughs. 168 Ludlow St. (Stanton St.), Lower East Side (212-780-0121)
The deal: General Tso-glazed fried chicken, ginger-glazed Berkshire pork ribs, fried brussels sprouts with nuoc nam and pickled jalapeños, steamed Chinese broccoli with black vinegar and Korean chiles, sweet brioche buns, and honey-miso custard pie — plus a six-pack of Narragansett tall boys.
$210 (4-6 people) or $350 (8-10 people). Order by Sat 6p, pickup Sun 3-5:30p. 184 Dekalb Ave. (Carlton Ave.), Fort Greene (718-596-4147)
The deal: Dr Pepper-glazed lamb ribs, spicy chicken wings, jerk chicken wings, pork buns, broccoli salad, and pickles.
$250 (for 8-10 people). Order ASAP. Pickup Sun 3-5p. 15 W. 56th St. (6th Ave.), Midtown (212-757-5878)
The deal: A selection of brisket barbacoa and braised lamb shoulder tacos, plus margarita or michelada mix. 
$200 (for 8-12 people). Order by 3p today by emailing 145 E. 39th St. (Lexington Ave.), Midtown (212-865-5800)
The deal: A Bucket O' Balls, with 25 mixed meatballs including, spicy pork, beef, buffalo chicken, or vegetarian.
$45. Order by today, pickup at any of the five locations. 64 Greenwich Ave. (W. 11th St.), West Village (212-982-7815)

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