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Happy hour deals in Lexington

Go bargain hunting with our Lexington happy hour guide, which highlights drink specials and food discounts throughout the city.

Four drinks in various colors like pink, orange, tan, and light green.

Fun + fresh cocktails from Harvey’s. | Photo by Harvey’s

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It’s about time we talked about Lex happy hours, folks. No matter if you’re grabbing a quick beer after work, on the hunt for some discounted bites, or just want to have a chill hangout while going easy on the wallet, we’ve got this round.

Here are 30+ places around town offering the best deals right now. So #DrinkUpLEX and be merry. (Hours listed are HH only.)

Bonus: Map out your happy hour adventure with this handy interactive guide we made for you. And guess what? You can add your own spots too.

🍹 Keeping spirits up

Harvey’s | Wednesday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. | Grab any signature cocktail like “Elwood’s Old Fashioned” or “One More Thyme” for $8 to make it the happiest + tastiest hours of your week.

Belle’s Cocktail House | Thursdays + Fridays | Get the best bang for your buck with $3 Lemon Drop shots, two-for-one well drinks each Thursday, and $5 frozen concoctions from 8-10 p.m. Thursday-Friday.

The Station | Daily, 3-6 p.m. | Head to this neighborhood favorite for the daily $3 shot + other daily deals.

Centro | Daily, 4-7 p.m. | Hit up this downtown favorite for its “Happier Hours” including $5 Tito’s, $7 two-for-one house wines, and more.

Boonedogs | Daily, all day | $5 Old Fashioneds — need we say more?

Campus Pub | Monday-Friday, 2-7 p.m. | Check out the new food menu + enjoy deals like $1 off all liquor and 50 cents off domestic drafts or bottles.

In the spirit of keeping you in the loop of our favorite bourbon experiences, we’ll let you in on a secret: Bookmark this Bourbonland page.

🍺 Beer lovers

Saul Good | Monday-Saturday, 3-7 p.m. | This Lexington family favorite has half-off specials throughout the week, but on Friday + Saturday, get your hands on half-price local draft beers.

Epping’s on Eastside | Tuesday-Friday, 4-6 p.m. | $3.50 Mirror Twin Warehouse Bock

LexLive | Weekdays, 3-6 p.m. | Grab a discounted drink every weekday or hit the bowling lanes on Thursdays while you sip $2 domestic beers paired with a delicious $12 appetizer plate.

Explore the Brewgrass Trail to learn more about the craft culture of brewed beer in and around Lexington.

🍷 Off the vine

The Goose | Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. | This Jefferson Street staple offers half-price wine + $2 off appetizers and beers.

The Blushery | Friday, 3-6 p.m. | Yes way, rosé. Or should we say half-priced frozé? A fruity frozen concoction with a side of shopping is the perfect start to your weekend.

CRÚ Food & Wine Bar | Monday-Friday, 3-6:30 p.m. | Get special pricing on apps + $3 off glasses or wine flights.

Carson’s | Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. | Enjoy $8 off all bottles of wine, $2 off wine by the glass, appetizers, and well drinks + drafts.

Palmer’s Fresh Grill | Wednesday + Thursday, 4-9 p.m. | Treat yourself to half off select bottles of wine on Wednesdays or $2 off cocktails and $2 oysters on Thirsty Thursdays.

Did you know winemaking in the Bluegrass region dates back 200+ years? Hone your vino appreciation with a visit to one of these local vineyards.

🍽️ Hungry for meal deals

J Render’s Southern Table | Daily, 4-7 p.m. | Deals and steals every afternoon include half-priced glasses of wine, draft beers, and appetizers such as spinach and artichoke dip + pork beignets.

Bear & the Butcher | Daily, 4-6 p.m. | A happy hour for everyone: $1 off all beer, $2 off bar snacks, $3 well drinks, and $4 house wine

Le Deauville | Tuesday-Saturday, 5-6:30 p.m. | Half-price drinks and appetizers.

A plate with a cardboard container filled with nachos.

We like our Sunday Funday with a side of nachos. | Photo courtesy of @cortolimalex

🥂 Weekend warriors

Tin Roof | Saturday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. | While Tin offers epic daily specials, we can’t help but look forward to its bottomless mimosas every weekend.

Centro | Saturday, 12-4 p.m. | Shop + sip at the Saturday Farmers Market and enjoy $5 Bloody Mary’s, Man-Mosas + more.

Corto Lima | Thursday-Sunday, 2-5 p.m. | Get your favorite original margarita slush + nachos for $5 each.

OBC Kitchen | Friday, 4-6 p.m. | Each week, bourbon lovers will enjoy $5 pours of different bourbon + whiskey offerings, as well as $5 select cocktails, wine, and craft beer.

💰 Biggest bargains

Frank & Dino’s | Every day until 6:30 p.m. | Available at the bar only, you’ll get 50% off all alcoholic beverages + special pricing on bar snacks like fried calamari, eggplant involtini, and sausage and peppers with meatballs for $14.

Sedona Taphouse | Monday-Friday, 2-6:30 p.m. | Enjoy a variety of deals on food + drinks, like $8 appetizers and craft cocktails. Get happy hour prices all day on Tuesdays with special deals like $2 glasses of bubbly or rosé and $5 Old Fashioneds.

Old North Bar | Monday-Friday, 4-7 p.m. | Get drink deals galore including $4.25 draft beer + well drinks and $5.50 glasses of wine.

🍾 Powering past the hour

Banners | Monday-Friday, 2-6 p.m. | Stop in for discounts like $2.25 domestic drafts, $3.50 well cocktails, and $6 select appetizers.

The Cellar Bar & Grille | Monday–Friday, 4-7 p.m. | Enjoy half price appetizers with special drink prices. Bonus: On Thursdays, Happy Hour deals go all the way through close.

Minglewood | Wednesday, 4 p.m.-close | Celebrate making it to midweek with $2 off wells, wines, and cocktails + $1 off beers all night long.

Brick Oven Pizzeria | Thursday, all day | Enjoy more than just delicious pizza with $1 off all drafts and well drinks and $5 select appetizers including cheese bread + fried mushrooms

ONA | Daily, all day | ONA offers something special each day, from $2 domestic beers on Mondays, $5 daiquiris on Wednesdays, and $5 Manhattans on Saturdays.

Papi’s | Mondays, all day | Turn manic Mondays into Margarita Mondays with $3.99 house margaritas all day long.

Host at home

Shop our favorite happy hour essentials to host friends for a drink at your place:

Pro tip: Check out our mocktail guide to find all the best zero-proof sips in Lexington.

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