27 Go-To Happy Hours for Any Day of the Week
updated August 2019
It’s important to have a list of go-to happy hour spots in your back pocket! You know — the ones you can always count on to offer a happy hour at almost any time of the day or week! Well, we have that list for you!
Looking for a happy hour that’s more like a happy six hours?! Look no further than Adair’s, a classic Dallas dive bar in Deep Ellum. Tuesday through Friday from 2-8 PM, you’ll enjoy $3.75 wells, $1 off cans and drafts, and $3 off domestics and premium pitchers. And Sunday and Monday, you’ll enjoy this happy hour ALL day long!
Additionally, they have weekly post-8 PM specials, including Texas Tuesdays where Texas cans and liquor are $4, Wednesdays where drafts are $1 off all day, and Thursdays where pitchers of Lone Star or Miller Lite are $9 and pitchers of Shiner are $12, all day long! Essentially, if you hit up Adair’s any day (except Saturday), you’re bound to find a drink deal, along with some great live music!
all day sunday-Monday | 2-8 pm Tuesday-Friday | Deep Ellum | directions
When you think of Al Biernat’s, you might think of a really expensive meal right off the bat. But if you’re ready to start your evening early, you’re in luck: all bar bites are 50% off! Think crab-stuffed jalapeños, avocado toast, and mango ceviche to name a few. That’s a great deal if you’re a food connoisseur! And while not the most ideal special, there are drink discounts, too, that consist of $1-2 off cocktails, wine, and beer!
3-7 pm Sunday-Friday | Oak Lawn, North Dallas | directions
blue goose cantina
This colorful Mexican Cantina with eight locations around DFW offers regular happy hour Monday through Friday from 2:30-6:30 PM, and each day offers a different special!
Monday: happy hour all day long
Tuesday: $2 The Frozen Margarita and The Rock Margarita
Wednesday: $5 La Flaca Margarita
Thursday: $3 wells, beer, frozen margs, rock margs, and queso
Friday: normal happy hour
And they have weekend specials that consist of $5 Migas, mimosas, and bloodies from 10 AM until 3 PM!
varies, daily | multiple locations
Calling all first-shifters (and really anyone else with a wonky schedule): Bolsa has happy hour every weekday starting at 10 AM! Don’t worry, your friends can join you when they get off work, as their happy hour lasts until 7 PM! What’s the deal?! Cocktails that are normally priced at $10 and under for only $5!
10 am - 7 pm weekdays | oak cliff | directions
Bowen House might be a great place to hit up late at night when perusing Uptown, but head there for happy hour and you’ll find a menu priced at under $10.00! They have six $5.00 classic cocktails from a Paloma to an Old Fashioned, plus wines and apps ranging from $5-$8! Stick around for dinner too; their food is delicious!
4-7 pm daily | Uptown | Directions
While most of us might consider Bullion only for a special occasion, they have a surprisingly amazing and affordable happy hour menu! You can enjoy $2.50 oysters, $3 gruyere cheese puffs, $6 deviled eggs, and a $9 charcuterie board, along with $5 beers, and $8 cocktails and wine!
4-6:30 pm weekdays | downtown | Directions
Dibs on Victory
If you work in Victory Park, head over to Dibs for a super wallet-friendly happy hour Monday through Friday from 4-7 PM! You’ll find appetizers like elote pops and chips and guac for $8 and under, $7 cocktails, $6 wine and bubblers, and $4 local beers! The beer deal is great too, especially before you head to a game or concert at the AAC!
4-7 pm weekdays | Victory Park | directions
Doc B’s might be an excellent choice for a work week lunch, but make sure to come back for the drinks at happy hour! This bright and happy restaurant located in the McKinney Olive building in Uptown welcomes guests in with its big yellow umbrellas, but they stay because every weekday from 4-7 PM, you can score $3 bottled beer, $5 red and white wine, $5 wells, and three $9 specialty cocktails!
4-7 pm weekdays | uptown | directions
With three locations in DFW, El Bolero is ready to throw down for Happy Hour in Knox Henderson, the Design District, and Fort Worth! Their happy hour lasts from 4-6 PM Monday through Friday, and includes $6 house margaritas, and $5 sangria and draft beer.
4-6 pm weekdays | design district, Knox Henderson, Fort Worth | directions
If you want a little Italian in your life with a side of happy hour, check out Greenville Ave’s Gallo Nero Bistro every day it’s open (closed Mondays) from 3-7 PM. You’ll enjoy $5 specialty craft cocktails, $4 house wine, and $3 for any bottle of beer! And they JUST opened a new location in Frisco, which will have the same specials!
3-7 pm daily, closed monday | greenville, frisco
We would hope that a bar named “Happiest Hour” would have a great happy hour, and it does! It’s one of the most popular rooftop bars in the city. Fun fact: they consistently sit in the top five for bars with the highest alcohol sales. And, they have happy hour every day (except Saturday) from 4-6 PM. During their “happiest hour,” you can find $3.50 domestic pints and $5 house wines, wells, and frosé.
4-6 pm Sunday-friday | Harwood | directions
$5 cocktails? Enough said! But really, you can’t get better than an entire menu of $5 cocktails at both the outdoor rooftop Harlowe, as well as its indoor downstairs bar, Trick Pony. You’ll also find $5 house wine and beer upstairs, along with a menu of appetizers, including a burger, ranging from $3-$8. Harlowe’s happy hour goes from 11 AM until 7 PM Tuesday-Friday, and Trick Pony from 5 PM until 7 PM Tuesday-Friday, and 4 PM until 2 AM on Sunday.
harlowe: 11 am-7 pm tuesday-friday | trick pony: 5-7 pm tuesday-Friday, 4 pm - 2 am Sunday | Deep Ellum | directions
This happy hour is all about one thing: the burger! HIDE makes a phenomenal burger, and during happy hour, it’s only $6! You’ll also find other food items on their happy hour menu, like $2 savory popcorn, $5 pretzels and queso, and $3 tots. As for the drinks? You’ll find $6-$7 cocktails, and $1 off all beer and wine!
5-7 pm Sunday-friday | Deep Ellum | directions
Are you a seafood lover? Maybe you just need a good burger after work? Whatever you need, Hudson House has it at both their Park Cities and Addison locations. And both offer happy hour every day from 3-6 PM with half-priced oysters, burgers, Bellinis, and signature martinis!
3-6 pm daily | park cities | directions
This spot on Fitzhugh JUST opened, and their happy hour menu immediately grabbed our attention. Why?! Because everything is $3! From house wines, to Japanese beers, to saké, to margaritas, to well drinks and more, their happy hour list is extensive and impressive! And if you want premium liquor, drinks are $5!
4:30-7 pm weekdays | fitzhugh | directions
Jalisco Norte is another restaurant that likes to get their happy hour started early! You can head into the beautiful Oak Lawn space from 3 until 6 PM and enjoy $2 tacos, quesadillas, and gorditas, along with $6 margs and ranch waters, $3 beers, and $8 select wines!
3-6 pm weekdays | Oak Lawn | directions
Las Almas Rotas
Las Almas Rotas may be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, but they make up for it by offering happy hour every day they are open, from 5 until 7 PM! If you like tacos and Mezcal, then Las Almas Rotas and its “shrine to the spirits of Mexico” is the place for you. They offer some of the most delicious and authentic tequila drinks and Mexican bites, and during happy hour you can enjoy $2 tacos, $7 beer + a shot, and $2 off house cocktails!
5-7 pm wednesday-sunday | Fair Park | Directions
Looking for a super classy happy hour where you can show off your business casual, or where you can have an upscale experience without breaking the bank? The Rosewood Mansion is your place! They have HH every day from 4-7 PM in their beautiful bar. Stop in for $9.00 signature cocktails (normally $15-23) or half-price glasses of wine (starting at $7).
4-7 pm daily | Turtle Creek | directions
Located in the Design District, Meddlesome Moth hosts their “Social Hour” from 4-7 PM Monday through Friday. Their social hour specials include $3 select cans, $4 select draft beers, $6 featured wines, and $8 featured craft cocktails. If beer is your thing, then Meddlesome Moth is your spot; they have over 40 beers on tap and 85 bottled beers to choose from.
4-7 pm weekdays | Design District | directions
Travel over to Oak Lawn to find a cute yellow house with a range of rooms to lounge and dine in, including a rooftop patio! Merchant House is lovely, and on weekdays from 4-7 PM, you can enjoy $4 Shiner or $7 wine, a frosé, or an old fashioned. Don’t skip on the $10 mezze platter though! It is a great deal and can feed several people.
4-7 pm weekdays | oak lawn | directions
If you’re a cocktail connoisseur, you are probably already familiar with Parliament. If not, you definitely need to know about it; they make some of the best cocktails in town. You can enjoy happy hour there every day of the week with $4-$7 cocktails (except Sundays when they are closed). And, it’s happy hour every time it’s raining, so next time you see some raindrops and you’re in the neighborhood, head to Parliament for a great deal!
5-8 pm Tuesday-Saturday | monday all day | Uptown | Directions
Prim and proper
Located inside of Legacy West’s trend-setting Neighborhood Goods concept store is the adorable Prim and Proper! It’s the perfect place for a meal, even if you aren’t in the mood to shop. And on weekdays from 4-7 PM, you can enjoy half off bottles of wine and their charcuterie and cheese board (starting at $7)!
4-7 pm weekdays | plano | Directions
Looking for the opposite of The Mansion, a.k.a. a super NOT classy happy hour? Or maybe you’re looking for a happy hour that starts and ends later? Single Wide is your place! Every weekday from 5-9 PM, come in and grab $3 wells and $3 domestic cans. And don’t forget to try a YooHoo YeeHaw! It might not be on happy hour special, but it is worth the price!
5-9 pm weekdays | Greenville | directions
The “Tappy Hour” at Sixty Vines is a HH you don’t want to miss! This Instagrammable and perfect-for-groups restaurant has two locations: one at Crescent Court and one in Plano. Come in during the week from 3-6 PM for half off Vine Huggers wine and beer and $5 bites, available in their bar and lounge!
3-6 pm weekdays | Uptown | directions
The Statler Hotel Concepts
The historic Downtown Dallas hotel has one property-wide happy hour for all of its concepts: 50% off all food and drink from 3-6 PM on weekdays. That’s a pretty good deal given the discount and the variety of options they offer, from American bar food (Scout), to speakeasy cocktails (Bourbon and Banter), to drinks overlooking the skyline (Waterproof), to upscale Asian cuisine (Fine China)!
3-6 pm weekdays | Downtown Dallas | directions
This Japanese hot spot is low-key known as one of the best spots for a great happy hour deal around town, from 5-6:30 PM daily! Stop in for a post-work drink, a pre-dinner appetizer, or turn it into a full meal! The happy hour menu includes saké as low as $3, wine and beer for $4-$7, and the best deal: sushi, maki, and small tastings all priced between $6 and $10! If you have ever wanted to eat at Uchi on a budget, happy hour is your chance!