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Seattle happy hour deals to quench your thirst

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


Japanese highballs are the perfect companion to patio-sitting with your friends.

Photo via Rob Roy

On the rocks, neat, dirty, frozen, or zero proof — we’re spilling the Long Island iced tea on the best happy hours in Seattle.

Here are 38 places lifting spirits with their sip-worthy specials.

Biggest bargains

Queen Anne Beerhall | Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. | In this economy, popping in for a $6 smashburger + a $6 half liter of beer is just the fiscally responsible thing to do.

Flintcreek Cattle Co. | Daily, 4-5:30 p.m. | Start the night off right with a classic cocktail (Tom Collins, Negronis, old fashioneds) for $8 — and pair it with a venison pate for the same amount.

Ascend Prime Steakhouse & Sushi | Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. + Saturday-Sunday 4-6 p.m. + Sunday-Thursday, 9 p.m.-close | Ball on a budget at one of the Seattle area’s fanciest restaurants — find deals on hand rolls, burgers, and drinks.

A view of a bar with dark green paint and a TV showing Sue Bird of the Seattle Storm in action.

Rough & Tumble is a prime destination when the Storm and OL Reign play.

Late-night gems

Rough & Tumble Pub | Monday, 4-10 p.m. + Tuesday-Friday, 4-6 p.m. + Daily, 9 p.m.-close | The lively bar women’s sports bar offers a $9 menu that includes pitchers of Rainier and snacks like the Billy Jean Wings.

Umi Sake House | Daily, 4-6 p.m. + 10 p.m.-close | Not all late night munchies call for fried food — this happy hour features an extensive selection of sushi, sashimi + sake deals.

La Cocina Oaxaqueña | Daily, 3-5 p.m. + 9 p.m.- close | Oh, you bet we’re loading up on some late night tacos + guac.

Can Bar | Daily, 3-5 p.m. + 10-11 p.m. | What better nightcap is there than a shot of Rainier and Old Crow (or Tecate and Sauza Silver) for $7?

Il Bistro | Daily, 5-6 pm. + Monday-Friday, 10 p.m.-12 a.m. + Weekends, 10 p.m.-12:30 a.m. | You can’t tell us that spaghetti + a martini doesn’t sound like a good idea after an evening out on the town — Well, technically you can, but we’ll pretend we didn’t hear you.

SabbVerr Thai Bar & Grill | Daily, 3-6 p.m. + 10 p.m.-close | Wrap up your night at this eclectically decorated Thai spot with deals on oysters, Thai sausage, crab rangoons (bless them), and glasses of wine.

Beer lovers

Octopus Bar | Daily, 4-6 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday, 10 p.m.-12 a.m. | With $5 drafts at this Wallingford sea shanty-like dive, you’ll get the most bang for your buck with Silver City’s Ride the Spiral, a hop bomb that’s usually $9.

Belltown Pizza | Monday-Friday, 4-6 p.m. | This greasy dive knows all too well that pizza and beer belong together — grab a $5 draft and sip away.

Quinn’s Pub | Daily, 4-6 p.m. + Friday-Saturday, 10 p.m.-12 a.m. | Enjoy half-price draft beers at Capitol Hill’s venerable watering hole.

Rapport | Daily, 3-6 p.m. | The self-pour bar offers 20% off all beers, plus snacks like the margherita flatbread and marinated feta with pita for $8 each.

A cheese and meat place next to a bowl of olives and other snacks on a wood table

Neb Wine Bar has Italian fare and a selection of well-crafted cocktails at discounts.

Photo via Neb Wine Bar

Hungry for meal deals

Neb Wine Bar | Daily, 4:30-6 p.m. | Tom Douglas’ new Belltown spot has an apertivo hour with bites like pistachio mortadella for $4 and light drinks like a Japanese rice wine vermouth for $6.

Vinnie’s Wine Shop | Tuesday-Saturday, 4-5 p.m. | This happy hour deal also doubles as a fun tongue twister — say half-off half shell oysters three times fast.

Mission Cantina | Daily, 4-6 p.m. | Listen… three kinds of gooey queso fundidos for $9. Enough said.

5 Point Cafe | Daily, 6-8 a.m. + Monday-Friday, 3-5 p.m. | Early mornings may not be your immediate idea of a happy hour, but a plate of $5.50 french toast will definitely help change your mind.

Le Coin | Daily, 4-6 p.m. | This may be one of the more unique happy hour menus around with $9 smoked cod croquettes and $7 fries with bone marrow aoli.

Autumn | Daily, 5-6 p.m. + 9-10 p.m. (bar only) | The burrata with snap peas and honeycomb sounds like it would pair quite nicely with a house spritz. Or stop by in the evening for $12 wine + cocktails.

Linda’s Tavern | Daily, 4-6 p.m. | Cash in on your childhood memories with this spot’s own adult Happy Meal (a plain cheeseburger + fries) for $9. You can wash it down with a pitcher of PBR for the same price.

Pike Fish Bar | Daily, 4-6 p.m. | Find oyster deals at Pike Brewing’s fast-casual restaurant and $1 off drafts. The famed pretzel also comes with Pike Stout mustard.

Nue | Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. | Grab a $5 draft beer and then cruise a selection of food options ranging from $5 Caribbean cornbread to a $15 tower of wings.

The George and Dragon | Daily, 3-6 p.m. | A trip to England has never been cheaper — check out deals on British classics like fish and chips baskets + cheese toasties.

Conversation | Monday-Friday, 4-5:30 p.m. | You can grab discounts on a smoked crab dip, mushroom toasts, and smash burgers, then wash ‘em down with $6 local drafts.

All day long

Some Random Bar | Monday-Saturday, 4-6 p.m. + Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | Drink for 25% less during this bar’s happy hours + enjoy 25% the entire food menu on Mondays because Mondays are the worst and you deserve it.

List | Sunday-Monday, 4-11 p.m. + Tues-Sat. 4-6 p.m. + 9-11 p.m. | Food items are half off at the clubby spot specializing in Italian fare. You can sip on a glass of wine for $7, a cocktail for $10, or a draft beer for $6.

mbar | Monday, 4-9 p.m. | You’ll find yourself breathing a little easier when you have a rooftop view of Lake Union and a glass of sangria in front of you.

A glass that says DeLille Cellars filled with red wine

Be sure to try the D2 at DeLille — a robust Bordeaux-style blend.

Photo via DeLille Cellars

Off the vine

DeLille Cellars: The Lounge Restaurant | Wednesday-Monday, 2:30-5 p.m. | Sample the local flavor with discounted bites and glasses of select wines.

Ocho | Monday-Friday, 4-6 p.m. | Regardless of whether you’re in the mood for something red, white, or bubbly, you can get a glass for $5.

Bottlehouse | Daily, 3-6 p.m. | It’s a no-brainer — pair that fermented grape juice ($2 off) with a $14 cheese board.

Kamp Social House | Tuesday-Wednesday, 5-10 p.m. + Thursday-Sunday, 3-5 p.m. | Get $2 off salads, wine, and beer.

Bar Vacilando | Daily, 3-6 p.m. | Treat yourself to a little post-work sip with $6 glasses of house red + white wines.

In the spirits

Rouge Cocktail Lounge | Daily, 5-6 p.m. | Cocktail classics feel shiny and new again when they’re this cheap — treat yourself with an old-fashioned and a little olive snack.

Roquette | Daily, 5-7 p.m. | You’re definitely going to want one of this sleek cocktail bar’s well-crafted martinis or Negronis for $11.

Radiator Whiskey | Tuesday-Saturday, 4-6 p.m. + 10-11:30 p.m. | Grab Four Roses + a Pickleback for $8 or a Market Mule for $12 at Pike Place’s gastropub. Pro tip: Pair it with the fried pig ears.

Screwdriver | Sunday-Thursday, 5-7 p.m. | Discounted cocktails, boozy slushies, and $8 dumplings are just what you need while you enjoy some great music.

Gemini Room | Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. | Grab a $5 well drink to pair with your $5 fried ravioli.

Rob Roy | Daily, 4-6 p.m. | This Belltown institution recently expanded its list of happy hour cocktails — sip on a gunpowder punch (made with real gunpowder) for just $11. Explosive.

Host at home

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

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