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 20+ 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 — making it the happiest + tastiest hours of your week.
Belle’s Cocktail House | Thursdays + Fridays | Get the bang for your buck with $3 Lemon Drop shots and 2 for 1 well drinks each Thursday + $5 frozen concoctions from 8-10 p.m. Thursday-Friday.
The Station | Daily | Head to this neighborhood favorite for the daily $3 shot.
Centro | Daily, 4-7 p.m. | Hit up this downtown favorite for its “Happier Hours” — $5 Tito’s, $7 two-for-one house wines + more.
El Cid | Fridays, 4-7 p.m. | Wash down your fajita tacos with a $3 discounted house margarita at its National Ave. location + $2 house margaritas at its S. Limestone spot.
Boonedogs | Daily, all day | $5 Old Fashioneds, need we say more?
🍺 Beer lovers
Saul Good | Monday-Saturday, 3-7 p.m. | This Lexington family favorite has half-off specials throughout the week, but Friday + Saturday get your hands on local brews with half-price local draft beers.
Postmaster’s Pub | Thursday | Celebrate Thirsty Thursday with $3 Postmaster’s Pint lagers.
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 week day or hit the bowling lanes on Thursdays while you sip $2 domestic beers paired with a delicious $12 appetizer plate*
🍷 Off the vine
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.
🍽️ Hungry for meal deals
J Render’s Southern Bar | Daily, 4-7 p.m. | Deals and steals every afternoon including 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 + $4 house wine
Le Deauville | Tuesday-Saturday, 5-6:30 p.m. | Half-price drinks and appetizers.
🥂 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 on Farmers Market Saturday and enjoy $5 Bloody Mary’s, Man-Mosas + more.
💰 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. Happy Hour lasts all day on Tuesdays and includes special deals like $2 glasses of bubbly or rosé and $5 Old Fashioneds
Old Vine Bistro | Tuesday-Saturday, 4-6:30 p.m. | Half-price drinks by the glass, and half-off appetizers like whipped feta dip + fromage for two
🍾 Powering past the hour
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, with $5 select appetizers including cheese bread, catfish fingers, and 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.
Pro tip: Check out our mocktail guide to find all the best zero-proof sips in Lexington.