Updated October 2021

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!


 

BLUE SUSHI SAKE GRILL

BLUE SUSHI SAKE GRILL

If you haven’t seen Blue Sushi Sake Grill’s happy hour extensive selections, get ready to add this new spot to your list! Monday-Saturday from 2-5:30 pm and Sunday all day, enjoy house wines for $5, $5.50 house margs, $7 specialty cocktails, $3.50+ beer selections and sake from $3-7! Top it off with a range of small-large plates, nigri, sashimi, maki, sushi and $6 chocolate dessert torte! Truly one of the largest happy hour menus!

MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

photo courtesy of Blue Sushi Sake Grill


 

BOOTY’S STREET FOOD

BOOTY’S STREET FOOD

In the historic building on the corner of Crowdus is Booty’s Street Food. This Deep Ellum restaurant’s internationally-inspired dishes are almost all under $10. But for an even better deal, visit daily from 5-8 PM when they serve $5 bites and drinks are $2 off!

DEEP ELLUM | DIRECTIONS

 

BOWL & BARREL

BOWL & BARREL

Get your drink on while you bowl in an old school lanes atmosphere at Bowl & Barrel in North Dallas! Their 3, 4, 5 happy hour is from 3 - 6 pm daily where you can score some select house draft beers, wine by the glass, refreshing ranch waters and some yummy bites from the food menu are the price of the hour. So essentially $3 at 3pm, $4 at 4pm, and $5 at 5pm! 

SHOPS AT PARK LANE | DIRECTIONS

 

CHIMALMA TACO BAR CO.

CHIMALMA TACO BAR CO.

Take a trip to Jalisco at Chimalma! Every Monday until Friday from 3 - 6pm enjoy discounted drinks in a festive environment. Located in West End, you are sure to find a great break, or way to end, the day!

WEST END | DIRECTIONS

 

CHELSEA CORNER

CHELSEA CORNER

One of our favorite patios to sip on an aperol spritz or espresso martini also has an amazing happy hour Monday-Thursday, 4-6:30 PM and Friday 11 AM - 6:30 PM! Snag a picnic table on the turf patio or a cozy seat inside the garden and sip on $5 drafts, $6 wines, $8 margs and enjoy $10 pizzas!

KNOX | DIRECTIONS

 

DAHLIA BAR & BISTRO

DAHLIA BAR & BISTRO

The newly opened Dahlia is all things chic and a great place for a ladies night out but we’ve seen guy squads at the bar too taking advantage of happy hour! Lounge in one of their cozy booths or in their bright central patio underneath festive planters where you can order flatbreads and house wine for $7 plus wells and beer for $5 Tuesday - Thursday from 3-6 PM!

EAST DALLAS | DIRECTIONS

 

EL BOLERO

EL BOLERO

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 $5 draft beer and $6 margaritas and sangria. They also have daily specials like $4 margs and $5 queso on Mondays, $3 tacos on Tuesdays, and 1/2 margs on Fridays with a purchase of lobster!

DESIGN DISTRICT | DIRECTIONS

 

GALLO NERO

GALLO NERO

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 4-7 pm and all day Thursday. You’ll enjoy $6 specialty craft cocktails, $4 house wine and $3 for any bottle of beer any day of the week! They also opened a new location in Frisco, which has the same specials!

LOWER GREENVILLE | FRISCO

 

HALCYON

HALCYON

The vibes are up at Halcyon in both their cozy interior and out on the patio. And they have so many specials it's hard to keep up with them all so you’re getting on great deal on almost everything! Their regular happy hour is M-F from 4 - 8 pm & weekends from 2 - 6 pm with $2 off Texas beers & liquors, $2 off glasses of wine and specialty cocktails alongside bites for $5-7!

It doesn’t end there because they also have an after brunch happy hour on weekends from 2 - 11 pm Saturday 2-6 Sunday with $2 off certain drinks including all Texas beers, liquors, wine and mimosas.

LOWER GREENVILLE | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Halcyon


 

HAYWIRE

HAYWIRE

Looking for a happy hour you count on any day during the work week? Haywire's happy hour runs Monday through Friday from 2 - 6pm. Enjoy a variety of featured items such as $8 glasses of wine, $6 frozen margaritas, and $1 off draft beer. If you're hungry, be sure to check out their $5 bites including chips & queso and fried okra!

UPTOWN | DIRECTIONS

 

HERO

HERO

The sister restaurant concept from HG Supply Co. knows how to have a good time and is known as one of the coolest sports bar, especially for Victory Park! Visit during happy hour from 3 to 6 pm when you can get $3.50-4.50 draft beer, $5 cocktails and $7 frozen cocktails every weekday!

VICTORY PARK | DIRECTIONS

 

HIBIKI SUSHI

HIBIKI SUSHI

With 70 sushi rolls and an awesome happy hour, you have to visit Hibiki in Deep Ellum! Every Monday-Friday from 5-7 pm. You’ll enjoy deals on their classic rolls and select drinks any day of the week!

DEEP ELLUM | DIRECTIONS

 

HG SPLY CO.

HG SPLY CO.

As one of the best known patio spots, and a rooftop patio with downtown views if you’re in Dallas, having a killer happy hour to go along with it means a prime go to for drink specials with your crew! On weekdays from 3 - 6 pm house wine and a selection of cocktails like their HG Mules and Old Fashioneds are $5 and drafts are just $3. And for food, their apps are half off.

LOWER GREENVILLE | DIRECTIONS

 

HUDSON HOUSE

HUDSON HOUSE

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, Bellinis and signature martinis and their burger is only $10! We love going for a burger and martini!

MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

 

HUNGRY BELLY

HUNGRY BELLY

This spot on Fitzhugh opened in 2019, bringing with them a pretty amazing happy hour menu! Why?! Because from 4:30-7pm on weekdays, domestics, beer, drafts, house wines, margs, mimosas, & small sakes are $3! Premium liquor is $5!

FITZHUGH | DIRECTIONS

 

IDA CLAIRE

IDA CLAIRE

At the southern inspired Ida Claire, happy hour is referred to as Vinyl Hour which adds a fun effect! Get $5 vinyl wine, cocktails and bar bites like crawfish beignets plus $3 draft beer Monday - Friday 3 - 6 pm and also from 9 - 11 pm. Included in the discounted cocktails is Ida’s Frose which has been a popular summer pick but for cooler temps you can opt for an old fashioned that’s also on the list!

ADDISON | DIRECTIONS

 

LAKEVIEW BY PEPPERSMASH

LAKEVIEW BY PEPPERSMASH

A Peppersmash concept located in the Colony, Lakeview offers happy hour Monday and Friday from 11 am - 7 pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 3 pm - 7 pm and all day Wednesday. The specials include $3.50 domestic drafts, $3.50 wells, $5 glasses of wines and $2 off specialty cocktails!

THE COLONY | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Lakeview by Peppersmash


 

LEELA’S WINE BAR

LEELA’S WINE BAR

Leela’s Wine Bar is the perfect spot to get together with your gal pals or cozy up for a romantic night out! When they're not hosting a pop-up, stop by on for their happy hour weekdays from 4-6 pm for half off house wines and signature cocktails! You can’t pass up on deals like this and you’ll love the beautiful aesthetic inside!

LOWER GREENVILLE | DIRECTIONS

 

LORO

LORO

Asian meets barbecue at this trendy spot and the same goes for their happy hour! Loro hosts a well-timed break in the day, everyday, from 2-5pm. Featuring $4 wine and sake, $3 beer, and $5 frozen drinks, you're bound to find something you like. While you're there, snack on signature dishes like chicken karaage for an afternoon pick me up!  

EAST DALLAS | DIRECTIONS

 

LOVERS SEAFOOD & MARKET

LOVERS SEAFOOD & MARKET

There are always different specials going on at Lovers! From 3-5 pm every day you can enjoy $8 frozen big daddy palomas, $2 daily oysters, half price fish tacos, crispy chicken bites and wagyu sausage links. They also have themed days, so on Morganrita Monday get $8 morganritas, on Tipsy Tuesdays get half price wine glasses, on Whiskey Wednesday get $5 off all whiskey and on Tequila Thursdays get $5 off all tequila!

LOVERS | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Lovers Seafood & Market


 

MOT HAI BA

MOT HAI BA

Mot Hai Ba hosts hapoy hour Tuesday through Saturday from 5-7pm! Their specialty menu of great deals includes various small plates, like mini crispy rice cakes and calamari for $11 or less, with cocktails like daiquiris and sangria for $6! They definitely give you something to look forward to, and it's only available at the Victory Park location.

VICTORY PARK | DIRECTIONS

 

NORTH ITALIA

NORTH ITALIA 

Make it an Italian night! All day Monday and Tuesday-Friday from 3 - 6 pm at the bar enjoy sips from the happy hour menu in North Italia’s posh atmosphere like wine and sangria at $5/glass, bottled wine for $16, a pitcher of sangria for $20, all beers for $5 and a range of bites from $5-$13. Their sharable bottle and board deal is also on the happy hour menu for $26 with choice of pizza, bruschetta or chef's board plus a bottle of featured wine!

MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

 

OFF THE CUFF

OFF THE CUFF

Set in the famous Deep Ellum neighborhood, Off the Cuff takes funning to a whole new level. When you’re here, you’re not just winning, you’re win-winning. It’s high scores and high fives. Tacos and tequila. Big screens and even bigger smiles. Everywhere you look, there’s a win-win for somebody. Happy hour is every Friday from 5-8 pm. They feature specials like $2 beers and $6 glasses of wine!

DEEP ELLUM | DIRECTIONS

 

OVER UNDER

OVER UNDER

Wanting to go to the stadium for a game but don't have a lot of time? Over Under has just the thing for you everyday from 4-6pm. This new sports bar offers all your favorite stadium bites like pretzels, wings, and hot dogs to satisfy all your cravings. And to top it off, they offer drink specials featuring $6 wines and $4 beers. Be sure to check out their all Texas draft list!

THE VILLAGE | DIRECTIONS

 

PARLIAMENT

PARLIAMENT

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 ALL DAY Monday then Tuesday-Saturday from 5-8 pm with $5 cocktails, $7 wine and $3-4 local beers. Parliament also offers happy hour every time it’s raining, so next time you see some raindrops and you’re in the neighborhood, head there for a great deal!

UPTOWN | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Parliament


 

PERRY’S

PERRY’S

Perry’s Bar 79 hosts their own Social Hour where your luxurious favorites are lighter on your wallet! Made by chefs and mixologists, you can choose between $2 off 9 bar bites, 9 cocktails and 9 wines on weekdays from 4 - 7 pm and even Sunday 4 - 9 pm! If you’ve never tried Perry's Famous Pork Chop Bites, they are out of this world and included during social hour!

UPTOWN | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Perry's


 

PEPE AND MITO’S

PEPE AND MITO’S

Great Mexican food and a bomb happy hour should go hand in hand and at Pepe and Mito’s it does! Wednesday - Friday from 4-7 pm you can get some great specials like $4.25 margaritas $1 off beers followed by some authentic Mexican grub!

DEEP ELLUM | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Pepe and Mito's


 

PEPPERSMASH

PEPPERSMASH

Visit Peppersmash Monday through Friday from 3-7 pm for all the happy hour deals! Enjoy $2 off drafts, $5 wells, $7 calls, 20 $7-$9 cocktails, $7 select wines and bar bites ranging from $7 to $10! If you're looking for variety, this is the happy hour deal for you.

ALLEN | PLANO

photo courtesy of Peppersmash


 

PIZZA AMERICANA

PIZZA AMERICANA

The most charming pizza parlor in Richardson has delicious fare and a killer happy hour! Served all day Monday and from 3-6 Tuesday-Friday, score $3.50 canned beers, wine and signature drinks and $2 grandma slices. Daily specials include $5 boneless wings on Tuesdays, half priced apps on Wednesdays and $10 bottles of house wine with any pizza on Thursdays. 

Also don't miss their reverse happy hour Friday and Saturday from 9-11 pm!

RICHARDSON | DIRECTIONS

 

POSTINO WINECAFE

POSTINO WINECAFE

Haven't heard of Postino WineCafe? Don't be surprised! Postino opened earlier this year and offers a wide selection of wines, cocktails, and Italian creations in the heart of Deep Ellum. Enjoy happy hour everyday, 5 'til 5pm! Sit back and relax with $5 glasses of wine and pitchers of tap beer!

DEEP ELLUM | DIRECTIONS

 

PUBLIC SCHOOL 214

PUBLIC SCHOOL 214

The best part of public school was no doubt recess! And at Public School 214 they’ve nicknamed their happy hour Recess to pay homage to the exciting hour of the school day (and we love the play on words)! Every day from 3 - 6 pm sip $5 wine, $3 off drafts, $4 well drinks, $8 cocktails, $5 sangria and bar bites from $6 - 12. Some of them are super cool and school themed like a twist on mac and cheese or PB&J sliders made with crunchy peanut butter, blackberry habanero jam and bacon! And on football days, Recess is extended from 3 - close!

WEST VILLAGE | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Public School 214


 

PRIM AND PROPER

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 $2 - $10 bites, $3 beer, $5 wine and $7 cocktails! Their charcuterie and cheese board looks divine at just $10 during happy hour!

PLANO | DIRECTIONS

 

PRIMO'S MX KITCHEN

PRIMO'S MX KITCHEN

Tex-mex happy hours are aplenty here in Dallas! If you haven't checked out Primo's for happy hour, then you should consider adding them to your list. Their specials run all week, Monday through Friday, from 3 - 7 pm! Specials include $5 drinks with all your faves like margaritas, palomas and much more!

MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

 

royal 38

ROYAL 38

Snag a deal for the most beautiful and thoughtfully made cocktails around! This new cocktail bar at the Union creates "farm-to-table" drinks with most ingredients produced in house. Sunday through Friday from 4-6 pm, you can enjoy them for $8-$12. And their house-made food items are $4-10! All wine and beer are $1 off too!

UPTOWN | DIRECTIONS

 

STAN'S BLUE NOTE

STAN'S BLUE NOTE

Happy hour at Stan's is available Monday through Friday from 4-7 pm with daily drink specials! You can get $1 off drafts and bottles, $4 wells and $5 calls. This bar was voted best sports bar in Dallas by D Magazine in 2019, so you know you can't go wrong here! 

GREENVILLE | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Stan's Blue Note


 

SINGLE WIDE

SINGLE WIDE & DOUBLE WIDE

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 and Double Wide are your places! Tuesday-Friday from 4-9 pm at Single Wide at 5-9 pm at Double Wide, grab $3 wells & domestic cans from either location in Greenville and Deep Ellum. And don’t forget to try a YooHoo YeeHaw! It’s $5 during happy hour!

DOUBLE WIDE | SINGLE WIDE

 

SKETCHES OF SPAIN

SKETCHES OF SPAIN

A new happy hour has arrived at Sketches of Spain, even on Saturdays! In true Spain fashion, they’ve rolled out a selection of specialty gin and tonics to pair with your paella for $3 off! And sangria is also on the menu for $6 along with the Valencia for $7! Both are excellent if you’re enjoying the weather on the patio and happy hour runs Tuesday-Friday 5-7 pm and Saturday 12-5 pm!

BISHOP ARTS | DIRECTIONS

 

STANDARD POUR

STANDARD POUR 

It’s already a hit that the happy hour at Standard Pour comes everyday from 5 - 7 pm, but it’s even better because it takes place all day on Mondays too and the menu is long! Yummy bar fare from $7 - 10 is included like sourdough pretzels and roasted garlic hummus but also beer for $3 - 5, wine $7 - 13 and many happy hour cocktails for $5!

UPTOWN | DIRECTIONS

 

STANDARD SERVICE

STANDARD SERVICE

This Heath, Texas hotspot made its way to Dallas and with it came a great happy hour which has special perks if you have pups! There’s a selection of $6 wines, $3 beers, $5 cocktails and lots of apps all under $10 from 3 - 6 pm on weekdays. And when you bring your pups, enjoy 2 extra hours of happy hour on Thursdays!

Yappy Hour is every Thursday 6 - 8 pm with two craft cocktails for charity! For every cocktail sold, Tito's Handmade Vodka will donate $1 to Buddha and the Bull, a Dallas based charity for at-risk dogs!

LOWER GREENVILLE | DIRECTIONS

 

SUNDOWN AT GRANADA

SUNDOWN AT GRANADA

The best spot to grab a drink before heading over to the Granada Theater for a concert! Sundown at Granada is a farm-to-table restaurant that offers some of the freshest meals with a great view from their rooftop deck. On top of all these great things, they offer happy hour deals for almost everyday of the week. They have $4 drafts, $6 craft cocktails, and $6 house wines M-F from 11 am - 7 pm and Sundays from 4 pm - 10 pm.

LOWER GREENVILLE | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Sundown at Granada


 

SUSHI AXIOM

SUSHI AXIOM

Sushi and cocktails? Count us in! The happy hour at Sushi Axiom doesn’t disappoint with $3 - 9 bites ranging from edamame to ramen, $3 beer selections, mimosas and sake bombs, $4 - 5 sake, $4 wells and hot sake, $5 wines and $7 martinis! Enjoy their specials inside or out on their beautiful patio, weekdays 3 - 7 pm and Sunday all day long!

OAK LAWN | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Sushi Axiom


 

TOLLER PATIO BAR + KITCHEN

TOLLER PATIO BAR + KITCHEN

At Toller Patio Bar + Kitchen on Ross Avenue, you can always expect their colorful and huge patio full of puppy love. They have weekday happy hour from 12-7pm! Enjoy $5 wells, $6 draft cocktails, $5 bites and $8 wings! For all patio people, you can’t go wrong with summer days spent on the Toller patio!

OLD EAST DALLAS | DIRECTIONS

 

TEJAS

TEJAS

Tejas offers drink specials and $3 off all appetizers during happy hour! Available Wednesday through Friday from 3-6pm, they have four specialty cocktails for $8 each, margs for $5 and $6 and a paloma for $5. Tex-Mex + happy hour = a Dallasites' dream come true!

BISHOP ARTS DISTRICT | DIRECTIONS

 

THE LIBERTINE

THE LIBERTINE

Located on Lower Greenville, The Libertine offers happy hour Monday through Friday from 4 -7pm. Featuring half-priced bar snacks like crispy mac & cheese and muenster fries, you're bound to find something to satisfy your cravings. The best part? You can find half-priced bottles of wine, $5 frozen margaritas, frose, and select draft beers, as well as $6 cocktails!

LOWER GREENVILLE | DIRECTIONS

 

THE QUARTER BAR

THE QUARTER BAR

This Lousiana-themed bar is a classic go-to for drinking at any hour of the day, and with their reverse happy hour too, it really is almost always happy hour at Quarter Bar. During happy hour weekdays from 3-7 pm, you can enjoy $3 wells and domestics, $5 draughts and $5 select wines!

UPTOWN | DIRECTIONS

 

TROVA WINE + MARKET

TROVA WINE + MARKET

A chic wine bar with a chef driven menu of posh wine accompaniments? Say less, we’re in! The wine bar carefully selects their choices from around the world and wine down Wednesday is only the middle of their happy hour! Half price glasses of choice wine are available from 4 - 6 pm every Monday-Thursday!

PRESTON CENTER | DIRECTIONS

 

TULUM

TULUM

Tulum’s jungle bar and restaurant has the coolest environment. But it’s food is quite the hidden gem! And their Happy Hour is perfect for trying out some new dishes. Every Wednesday-Friday from 4-6 pm, enjoy apps including tacos, tostadas + more, $4 cervezas and $7 wine and $6 cocktails!

OAK LAWN | DIRECTIONS

 

UCHI/UCHIBA

UCHI/UCHIBA

This Japanese hot spot and its sister spot up above, are two of the low-key best spots for a great happy hour deal around town, from 4:00 - 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 - 8, and the best deal: sushi, maki, and small tastings all priced between $2 - 10!

If you have ever wanted to eat at Uchi on a budget, happy hour is your chance!

UPTOWN | DIRECTIONS

photo courtesy of Uchi/Uchiba


 

WOK STAR

WOK STAR

Whoever said happy hour was limited to just cocktails was wrong! Wok star offers not only cocktails and drinks but also delicious snacks like Chicken Potstickers, Golden Prawn Balls, Popcorn Chicken, and more! Come and enjoy drinks and your favorite appetizers from 3-6pm featuring half-price cocktails and $2 off beer and wine. This is a happy hour you won't want to miss!

DIRECTIONS

 

YELLOW ROSA

YELLOW ROSA

We’re obsessed with this new Latin restaurant in Deep Ellum! It’s super romantic and intimate and the coziest spot for a date night or small girls night. It has a dreamy, boho patio that makes it the perfect place for Happy Hour! Enjoy their Happy & Sad hour every Thursday and Friday from 4:30 - 6:30 pm $4-6 beer and cocktails, $3 tacos and $6 guac and queso. 

DEEP ELLUM | DIRECTIONS

 

OTHER LOCATIONS

Bowen House | Daily | 4 - 6pm

Cold Beer Co. | Deep Ellum | Monday - Friday | 4 - 7pm

Delucca Gaucho | Design District | Monday - Friday | 4:30 - 6pm 

Harwood Arms | Harwood District | Fridays | 11am - 7pm

Saint Ann | Harwood District | Wednesday - Friday | 4 - 6pm

Rosewood Mansion | Uptown | Monday - Friday | 4 - 7pm

The Rustic | Uptown | Daily | 4 - 6pm


 

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