Hilo bars, restaurants ready to serve up the Super Bowl

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald The Hilo Town Tavern is now open every Sunday and will be showing the Superbowl on eight televisions.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Kahoku Simeona, left, and Eva Campbell ham it up Thursday behind the bar at Wai'oli iCafe and Lounge inside the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel. The bar will have food and drink specials while showing the Superbowl on its four televisions.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Staff from Cronies Bar and Grill stand together Thursday for a photo in the restaurant in Hilo. Cronies will be showing the Superbowl on Sunday on its 15 televisions.

A number of Hilo bars and restaurants are preparing for a busy Sunday when the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs will face off in the 57th Super Bowl.