Ultimate Guide To Best Happy Hours In Austin

Looking for the ultimate happy hours in Austin? From discounted appetizers to cheap cocktails, these are the best happy hour deals in Austin.
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UPDATED: JULY 2017

Ultimate Guide To Best Happy Hours In Austin

Happy hour – happiest hours of the day with discounted cocktails and appetizers is my incentive to make it through a long day. I’ve partnered up with Pulsr, the social discovery app that helps us locals in Austin find the best live music, restaurants, happy hour specials, and more, to create the ultimate guide to best happy hours in Austin!

 

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Ultimate Guide To Best Happy Hours In Austin

 

Fukumoto

FUKUMOTO

WHEN: Monday – Thursday, 5 – 6:30pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $2 off all sake, beer and wine by the glass – served alongside Japanese snacks (discounted during happy hour), yakitori and nigiri flights.

514 Medina St, Austin, TX 78702, http://pul.sr/qe5o/WWSMZQ6cEv

 

Odd Duck

ODD DUCK

WHEN: Sunday-Thursday 2:30-6:30pm, 5 – 6:30pm half price select food

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Half off bottles of wine, large format beer, and $5 draft Summerthyme cocktail.

1201 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704, http://pul.sr/qe5o/wihpN7OLzv

 

La Condesa Austin

LA CONDESA

WHEN: Monday – Friday, 5 – 7pm in the bar area

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: 1/2 off all drinks

400 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/zM3tuESLzv

 

Launderette

LAUNDERETTE

WHEN: Weekdays from 5 – 6 pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Half-off cocktails, beer, and glasses of wine

2115 Holly St, Austin, TX 78702, http://pul.sr/qe5o/Vw6QMdVLzv

 

Boiler Nine

BOILER NINE

WHEN: Monday – Friday, 5 – 7pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Happy hour starts at 5pm every Tuesday through Saturday on the rooftop observation deck.

  • Texas Tuesday: Texas Rosé for $25 per bottle, Texas drafts for $4, and Beer Bread for $4
  • Wednesday: Maplebrook Farms Burrata Pomodoro ($19), plus 50% off large format beers
  • Thursday: La Vida Camp Cava at $25 per bottle and oyster special: East Coast Oysters, 6 for $14 or 12 for $26
  • Friday: A tin of Spanish Sardines with a 12 oz. of Jolly Pumpkin Ale for $10
  • Saturday: Apremont Vin de Savoie for $25 per bottle, cheese board for $15

The Boiler Room Bar hosts Happy Hour Thursday – Saturday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Stay cool in the subterranean cocktail lab with:

  • Wine by the Glass for $5
  • Rotating Cocktails for $5
  • Draft Beer for $5 including: ABW Pearl SnapBlue OwlJolly PumpkinLone Pint Yellow RoseOasis London Homesick, and Thirsty Planet Thirsty Goat
  • $3 Brown Bag Beer Special – a double-blind mystery can of beer wrapped in a brown paper bag

800 W Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701

 

Hopdoddy

HOPDODDY

WHEN: Monday – Friday from 3 – 6:30pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $2 off all burgers, all sips are $5 (minus Little Larry $4, and skinny $7), all wine is $5, select beer $4 pints and $5 goblets & $7 tulips, and $5 fries (truffle, green chili & chili con queso all offered).

2600 Hoppe Trail, Round Rock, TX 78681, http://pul.sr/qe5o/hMGg9sGCJv

 

Contigo Austin

CONTIGO

WHEN: Monday – Thursday from 5 -7pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $1 off bar snacks, $1 off all draft beer, $1 off wine by the glass, $2 off signature cocktails, and every Thursday is $1 fried chicken.

2027 Anchor Ln, Austin, TX 78723, http://pul.sr/qe5o/tn5SPPPKzv

 

Uchiko

UCHIKO

WHEN: Every day from 5 – 6:30pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $3 – $7 drink specials

4200 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756, http://pul.sr/qe5o/2g2ij1SKzv

 

FIXE Austin

FIXE

WHEN: Every day and all-night, Sunday-Thursday and then 4-7 on Friday and Saturday.

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $7 bourbon iced tea, $7 bourbon lemonade, $7 fresh fruit sangria, $8 summer fish fry, $9 crispy fried chicken sandwich, and $10 Fixe shrimp cocktail

500 W 5th St, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/L6CcbZYKzv

 

Jacoby's

JACOBY’S

WHEN:  Happy hour is all day on Tuesday and from 5 – 7pm on Wednesday and Thursday.

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $2 off all snacks, $7 Melvin Mule, $2 off all draft beers, and $2 off all wines by the glass

3235 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702, http://pul.sr/qe5o/os22SE2Uzv

 

Parkside

PARKSIDE

WHEN: Monday through Friday from 5 – 6:30pm!

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Half off cocktails, beer, and bar food menu

301 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/BTaVfZ4Kzv

 

CHICON

Fulfill your dancing, drinking, and dining desires at Chicon four nights each week.

Sunday: Steak Night
Tuesday: Half-price burgers during Happy Hour from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday: Half-price cocktails during Happy Hour from 5 to 6:30 p.m. starting on 7/27
Thursday: DJ spinning vinyl on the Chicon patio starting on 7/14

Happy Hour Deal: $2 off house cocktails, $2 off wines by the glass, $1 off draft beer, and $1 off bar snacks

When: 5 – 6:30pm every seven days a week

1914 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702, http://pul.sr/qe5o/AvxxCDCdEv

 

VOX Table Brunch

VOX TABLE

WHEN: Monday to Friday from 5 – 6:30pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $6 cocktails, half-priced glasses of wine, and $2 bites

1100 S Lamar Blvd #2140, Austin, TX 78704, http://pul.sr/qe5o/Z0hshBUNzv

SEE ALSO: Best Brunch in Austin: VOX Table

 

Kome Austin

KOME

WHEN: Monday through Thursday from 5 – 6pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $4.5 Japanese chicken wings, $4 pork dumplings, $3 Kome fries, $4 – $6 sushi rolls, drink specials

4917 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX 78751, http://pul.sr/qe5o/cVlxptYNzv

 

Thai Kun

THAI KUN

Try the coconut rice bowl ($7 during HH), mussels ($6 during HH, super spicy), and pork satay ($5 during HH).

WHEN: 5 – 7pm weekdays

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Food specials, $3 Tiger Beer Jelly Beer, $5 cocktails and $5 draft beers.

11601 Rock Rose #100, Austin, TX 78758, http://pul.sr/qe5o/F9DEiL2cEv

 

Oysters at Clark's Oyster Bar in Austin

CLARK’S OYSTER BAR

WHEN: Every day from 3 – 6pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: 50 cents off oysters, half-priced burgers, and $5 martinis and draft beer.

1200 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78703, http://pul.sr/qe5o/3mS43w9Ozv

 

Peche

PECHE

WHEN: Tuesday through Friday from 4 – 7pm, Sunday  and Monday all night long

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Half off food and $5 select drinks

208 W 4th St, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/DQNnxGARzv

 

Bullfight

BULLFIGHT

WHEN: Monday to Friday until 6:30pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Half off all liquor/cocktails, beer, and bar snacks

4807 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX 78751, http://pul.sr/qe5o/eBcxf0yLzv

 

Seaside Escape to Alcomar

ALCOMAR

WHEN: Every day from 3 – 7pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $9 gulf oysters, $10 ceviche, $11 crab & guac, $8 queso flameado, $6 house margaritas, and more

1816 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704, http://pul.sr/qe5o/4YyhbrePzv

SEE ALSO: Alcomar, Austin’s Seaside Escape

 

Jeffrey's

JEFFREY’S

WHEN: Tuesday to Sunday from 4:30 – 6:30pm, and all night Monday

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Half price bar food, and $2 off each cocktail, beer, and glass of wine.

1204 W Lynn St, Austin, TX 78703, http://pul.sr/qe5o/PWH4aYJLzv

 

Peached Tortilla

PEACHED TORTILLA

WHEN: Every day from 5 – 7pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $7 6 oz burger, $5 snacks, $3 tacos, $5 cocktails, $5 beer, and $5 wine

5520 Burnet Rd #100, Austin, TX 78756, http://pul.sr/qe5o/CCXpQz1Qzv

 

Searsucker

SEARSUCKER

WHEN: Monday – Friday from 4 – 6pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $3 brews, $5 house wines, $5 house-made infusions, and discounted bites.

415 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/Nac10s8Qzv

 

Zocalo Cafe

ZOCALO CAFE

WHEN: Every day from 3 – 6pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Food and drink specials

1110 W Lynn St, Austin, TX 78703, http://pul.sr/qe5o/dpvmZpadEv

 

Oysters at Hillside Farmacy

HILLSIDE FARMACY

WHEN: Every day from 3 – 6pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Discounted cocktails and select plates; $5 bubbles and half off oysters on Mondays

1209 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702, http://pul.sr/qe5o/0qffWEVVzv

 

Italic Restaurant in Austin

ITALIC

WHEN: Monday through Friday from 3:30 – 6:30pm, and Sunday 3:30 – close

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $5 wines by the glass, 4 cheeses for $12, 1/2 pizzas, and snacks

123 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/3jtFSqhiBv

 

BAR CHI

WHEN: Thursday 3 – 7pm & 10pm – 12am, Friday & Saturday 3 – 7pm & 10 pm – 1am, and all day Sunday

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Sushi and drink specials

206 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/euDzuVedEv

 

Best Bar Food & Craft Cocktails At The Townsend Austin

THE TOWNSEND

WHEN: Monday- Saturday from 4 – 7pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $7 craft cocktails and $5 tea sandwich that changes every week

718 Congress Ave #100, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/As7XoDrRzv

SEE ALSO: Best Bar Food & Craft Cocktails At The Townsend Austin

 

Unit D

UNIT-D PIZZERIA

WHEN: $2 pint nights on Monday 5 – 10pm, 1/2 off select glasses of wine on Wednesday from 5 – 7pm, happy hour is 5 – 7pm every weekday.

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $5 antipasti plate, $3 wood fired olives, $1 off all drafts, and $5 glasses by the wine

2406 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722, http://pul.sr/qe5o/JaUvKRcdEv

 

SWIFT’S ATTIC

WHEN: Monday through Friday from 2 – 6:30pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $6 specialty cocktails, $5 select wines, $2 Bud Lights & Mickey’s, and $1 off domestic drafts

315 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/Z3IIacyRzv

 

TRACE Lunch on the fly

TRACE

WHEN: Monday through Friday from 5 – 7pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $7 wines by the glass $7 craft cocktails, $13 kobe beef sliders, $7 warm pretzel sticks, $15 street tacos, $13 loaded fries, $7 truffle popcorn and more

200 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/FtZdGAGRzv

 

BACKSPACE

WHEN: Happy Hour 5 – 6:30pm daily

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: Half off beer on tap, wine by the glass, and antipasti

507 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701, http://pul.sr/qe5o/0yKcDxKRzv

 

Z'Tejas

Z’TEJAS

WHEN: Weekdays from 3 – 7pm and weekends 3 – 5pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $5 signature margaritas, $3.50 domestics, $4.50 craft & import, $5 house wine by the glass $3 off appetizers

1110 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78703, http://pul.sr/qe5o/6n5POyVfJv

 

LICHA’S CANTINA

WHEN: Tuesday to Friday from 4 – 7pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $5 select cocktails and bites

1306 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702, http://pul.sr/qe5o/yPTvcWbaIv

 

Central Standard

CENTRAL STANDARD

WHEN: Monday through Friday from 5-7pm in the restaurant’s bar or out on the patio

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: 1/2 off cocktails, beers & wines by the glass, $1 off oysters and select appetizers, and $10 Central Standard Cheeseburger.

1603 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704, http://pul.sr/qe5o/jFSDHc0aIv

 

Monger's Austin

MONGER’S MARKET + KITCHEN

WHEN: Tuesday through Friday from 4 – 6pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $6 snacks, $1 off oysters, $5 wines by the glass and $1 off draft beers.

2401 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702, http://pul.sr/qe5o/XIik8zkaIv

SEE ALSO: Mongers Market + Kitchen

 

Second Bar + Kitchen

SECOND BAR + KITCHEN

WHEN: Monday through Friday from 4 – 6 pm

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: $4 bites and  cocktail selection for $5-$7, $1 off draft beers and select bottles of wine half off.

200 Congress Ave

 

Josephine House

JOSEPHINE HOUSE

WHEN: Monday – Saturday from 3-5 pm.

HAPPY HOUR DEAL: 50% off food and $2 off drinks.

1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703, josephineofaustin.com

 

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