Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 7/3/23
Everything from Happy Hours, drinks and food specials, specialty nights, happy hour and weekly events around Atlanta so you have a one place to find a carefully curated list, all in alphabetical order.
Sunset Happy Hour Mon-Friday 5-7:30pm
Sunset Hour Patio Party, 1st and 3rd Thursday 6-9pm
Details: Cocktail specials, $12 cocktails
Suggestions: You really can’t go wrong with Aziza’s strong cocktail program, any of the cocktails on the special menu will be top notch. Stay for appetizers!
Aperitivo Hour – Traditional Happy Hour 4-6 Everyday
Details: $10 select pastas, $8 Vermouth cocktails, Half off select mozzarella and meats, $7 and discounted select appetizers, $10 cocktails, $10 wine.
Suggestions: You should must go for one of their $10 pastas like the Amatriciana shown, grab one of their delicious apps like the shishito peppers, enjoy an amazing $8 vermouth Carpano Bianco with citrus wash or $10 cocktail of your choice. Wine your thing? Select wines are $10. Feeling a charcuterie board? Half off select cheese and meats – ask your server!
Traditional Happy Hour, daily 3-6pm
Details: $8 cocktails, $7 select wine, discounted appetizers.
Suggestions: For the cocktail, check out the $8 Ladykiller, or if wine is your thing, they have $7 red or white to choose from, and this white wine was great! Appetizers run $6 for their most popular app: patatas bravas or their ham croquettes or if you want something healthy, their blistered shishito peppers are only $8.50!
Chido & Padre‘s
Traditional Happy Hour Monday-Thursday 5-7pm and Friday-Sunday 4-7pm, also Taco Tuesday is every tuesday.
Details: $7 select margaritas and wine, $5 beer, discounted appetizers. Taco Tuesday: Tequila Tasting with taco order.
Suggestions: $7 3 Chili Spicy Margarita or Ginger Mango, if wine is what you want then they have red and white to choose from. Pair any of these with $9 chicken flautas, guacamole for $8, spicy and tomatillo salsa for $4, and a queso blanco for $6.
$5 Classic Wine Flights Monday-Thursday 4-6pm
Details: $5 Classic Wine Flights (4)
Suggestions: This is a good one because it has an array of white, red, and rose wines and is shareable! City Winery also now offers Soul Pairings on Mondays – 6 Wines for $15 Paired with Six Specially-Curated Five-Song Soundtracks from 5-7 pm.
Happy Hour Monday-Friday 4-6pm
Details: Featured menu with cured meats & cheeses, beets, anchovy pintxo, olives & more; two featured $7 cocktails, and $7 wine.
Suggestions: Grab a board and sip on one of the $7 cocktails and $7 wine. Even if it isn’t on the happy hour menu, get the fried goat cheese balls! Epic. Please note that menu items on the happy hour are subject to change.
El Super Pan – Ponce City Market
La Placita Happy Hour every Friday, 6-9pm
Details: $6 empanadas and light bite special, select $8 mojitos and cocktails. The 2nd and 4th Friday of the month visitors can dance the night away with group dance lessons, dancing, and DJ.
Suggestions: The chicken empanadas are the a must try and wash it down with an $8 lemon mojitos. Stay for dancing!
Night in Rome, Thursday Happy Hour 6:30-9:30pm
Details: $10 classic cocktails, wines, and a DJ to set the mood.
Suggestions: Enjoy their boozy Il Martini with a plate of pasta, a glass of wine with an appetizer, or even just sip a froze on the patio. The drinks are all just $10 on Thursday!
Aperitivo Hour – every day 3-6pm
Details: $10 little bites, $9 vino, $11 cocktails, $6 beer, and $12 whole pizza
Suggestions: $10 little bites like our favorite veal meatballs or the broccoli paired with their crisp white wine selection. Pizza is always a good idea like the New Yorker paired with their sensational Atlanta Metropolitan cocktail. Their house beer would also be a good pair with the pizza!
Jamon Happy Hour Monday-Thursday 5-6pm and Friday 4-5pm (Buckhead); Decatur Monday-Friday 5-6pm
Details: $24 Jamon board with a selection of meats, cheese, vegetables, and crustini. $5 red wine, white wine, and Sangria. $5-8 add-ons to the Jamon board like stuffed pepper dew, marinated olives, almonds.
Suggestions: Sip on a crisp white wine while enjoying the Jamon board meats and cheese, add all of the add-ons because they are all so good paired with the meats!
$2 Oyster Happy Hour with cocktails Monday-Saturday 4-6pm
Details: Freshest summertime cocktails and $2 Chefs Pick Oysters.
Suggestions: You must try their fresh oysters and pair them with some amazing cocktails like the Gettin Figgy With It. Like tiki cocktails? Ask Richard for a tiki cocktail! All oysters are sustainably sourced and available alongside the regular menu.
Weekly Cocktail Special on Wednesday and Thursdays
Details: $9 weekly cocktail Happy Hour on Wednesday and Thursday. They also have a free bar snack shown below.
Suggestions: Get the cocktail special, like the Corps Reviver we got when there, as well as snack on the snack mix!
Happy Hour, Monday-Saturday 4-6pm
Details: $7 select wines red & white, $7 Daily Finesse Elixir, Happy hour bites ranging from $1.50 oysters to $7 hushpuppies.
Suggestions: First thing we’d try is the hushpuppies paired with the ceviche and pair it with the daily finesse elixir! If you’re still hungry grab a glass of white wine and the pork boa or blackened fish taco. They also have old bay fries!
Mission and Market
Daily Drink Specials
Details: $9 cocktails at the bar.
Suggestion: A stellar old fasioned and or tangy Lychee Martini and don’t forget to ask for complimentary popcorn (bar only).
Happy Hour Monday – Friday 3-6pm
Details: $5 select wine, $5 craft beer, and an assortment of deals on appetizers, pizza, and charcuterie.
Suggestion: Make sure to get there early and sip on $5 white wine or $5 craft beer. Pair it with their amazing meatballs!
Drink Specials before 5pm everyday
Bottle and Board Monday and Tuesday after 8pm
Details: $6 select wine and $6 pitchers of select beers before 5pm on weekends and 6pm on weekdays. Select bottles of wine and a bruschetta board or specialty board $25, Monday-Tuesday nights after 8pm.
Suggestions: Get there early for $6 crisp white wine or a select draft pitcher. They have a great selection of bruschetta, so get over there for the bottle and board too.
Low Tide Happy Hour, Monday-Friday 4-7pm
Low Tide Patio Party, 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 6-9pm
Details: $10 select cocktails, $7 wine.
Suggestions: Definitely try their $10 cocktails, we got a delicious bourbon cucumber Beach Punch, and a crisp $7 white wine (they also have red). Stay for their LOADED Hummus No 2 or a trio of mezze!
Happy Hour Monday-Friday 4-6pm
Details: In the Restaurant bar and lounge: $2 East & West Coast Oysters, $30 Cocktail Tier, and ½ Off select bottles of wine.
Suggestions: This changed since we went. They have a great cocktail program so you can’t go wrong with any of their cocktails, wine, and pair them with the oysters or cocktail tier filled with fresh seafood.
Ora Sociale Happy Hour, daily 3-6pm. Bar, Patio and Lounge!
Details: Special light bites, $10 cocktails, and wine specials!
Suggestions: Get the grilled citrus marinated lamb if it is on the menu that day or the caprese salad, both delicious.
The Big Ketch
Happy Hour Monday-Friday 4-6pm
Details: $5 select wines, $5 boat drinks, $8 Froze, food specials from $4 to $14.95.
Suggestions: They have the best $5 boat drinks and $8 froze. They also have a $4 shrimp tacos and $14.95 lobster egg roll!
Tin Lizzy – all locations
Happy Hour Monday-Friday 4-6pm, Taco Tuesday
Details: $5 Queso Blanco, $4 Fried Pickle, and $6 Tot Girl Summer loaded Tots, $5 Cinco Rita and more. Taco Tuesday: choose tacos like these Kale and Mushroom, Basic Burger, and grilled chicken tacos are only $2.75 and then $3 PBR Tall Boys, $4 all pints, and $5 Cinco Rita.
Suggestions: Get it all! $5 margaritas and tasty affordable apps every day and go on Tuesday for even better deals on tacos and beer.
Cocktail special at the bar
Details: $9 select cocktails at the bar, you will need to ask the bartender.
Suggestions: We loved their $9 love potion cocktail and the Italian standard, limoncello spritz!
The White Bull
Aperitivo Hour, everyday 4-6pm
Details: $10 cocktails, $7-$10 Little bites, $10 pastas, $9 wine, $4-6 beer, assorted meats and cheeses with all the accoutrements, $15 vermouth flight!
Suggestions: Get the $10 pasta like the Arrabiata and pair it with the $15 bartender chosen Vermouth flight (it comes with ice and club soda to add to each). They have great little bites like the roasted broccoli or crispy potatoes and pair it with their $10 Alpine Schorle.
After Work Specials, weekdays 5-6:30pm
Details: $6 champagne, $7-8 light bites and cocktails.
Suggestions: Get the $6 champagne in the cool flute glass and pair it with the spring rolls! Cocktails more your thing? Check out the Minty Fresh cocktail that’s only $7!