For sports fans, the party doesn't have to stop after New Year's Eve. We've rounded up some spots around Chicago offering up specials for the widely watched College Bowl Games.
Commonwealth Tavern (2000 W. Roscoe St., www.commonwealthchicago.com), a neighborhood sports bar and restaurant in Roscoe Village, will start serving brunch at 10 a.m. on Monday, January 2. Guests will enjoy a $3 Build-Your-Own Mimosa Bar with various fruits and juices and a $6 Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar stacked with hot sauces, veggies, meats and more while Commonwealth broadcasts all the bowl games. Menu highlights include Brunch Schnitzel (herb aioli, smoked potatoes, pickled red onion, fried egg; $14), Pig Muffin (maple pig head, farm egg, American cheese, English muffin; $12), and Kentucky Hot Brown (smoked turkey, bacon, tomato, beer cheese, sourdough, $14).