View Poll Results: Where is the best place to watch football on Sundays?

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  • Jethro's

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  • 34's

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  • Sports Page

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  • Benchwarmers

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  • Okoboji

    0 0%
  • Old Chicago

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    Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    NFL Sunday is almost here, with that said where is the best place to watch football on Sundays?

    Criteria I’m considering

    • Quality and line of sight to TV’s
    • Number of games shown
    • Service
    • Atmosphere
    • Beer specials/selection


    I'm a toss up between 34's (if they are still open, haven't been there since last season) and Jethro's. I like the projection screen and tv's labelled with which game they are showing at 34's. Jethro's seems to have a better feel inside and I have had great service there. Today, I am leaning towards Jethro's.



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    34's is still open.


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    Re: Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    34's is still open.
    Good to hear, love the MNF there with the projection screen and audio!



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    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    34's is still open.
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    Re: Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    Old Chicago has a nice setup where they have every single NFL game on a different TV, plus they have the best selection of beer on Ankney, so you have that.


    Last edited by chuckd4735; 09-07-2013 at 10:26 AM.

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    Ihop is my favorite thing in ankeny.



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    Re: Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Old Chicago has a nice setup where they have every single NFL game on a different TV, plus they have the best selection of beer on Ankney, so you have that.
    Love game day at OC, although I've never been to the one in Ankeny. And unfortunately the one here in the Detroit metro is completely across the metro area from where I live. I like OC, but I'm not driving an hour just to get there.


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    Re: Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    34's is still open.
    Do they have invisible customers? There hasn't been a car parked outside 34's in weeks.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyballz View Post
    Do they have invisible customers? There hasn't been a car parked outside 34's in weeks.
    That is the only place on my Ankeny 'do not go' list.



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    Re: Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    There was a sign outside 34's a couple of weeks ago saying they were closed, but that they may reopen (I can't remember specifically what the sign said, but that is the impression I got).



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    Re: Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    Just go to Best Buy. all kinds of big screen TV's there.



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    Quote Originally Posted by JD720 View Post
    There was a sign outside 34's a couple of weeks ago saying they were closed, but that they may reopen (I can't remember specifically what the sign said, but that is the impression I got).
    I guess I have not been there in about a month. They must have closed recently. I prefer benchwarmers because the food is better.


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    Re: Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    Bdubs isn't horrible either.


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    Quote Originally Posted by JMCato View Post
    Bdubs isn't horrible either.
    Yeah, I forgot about BWW somehow.



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    Re: Best place to watch NFL in Ankeny

    Heard Croz Nest is moving into 34's.

    I like the Old Chicago bar in Ames more than Ankeny, dunno why really, maybe it just seems bigger (TWSS).





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