Happy Hour Guide

What Are You Looking for in a Happy Hour?

We've got the best bars for stuffing your face, getting a cutie's phone number, two-stepping for free and more

12/28/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Happy Hour Guide

Happy Hour: An Etiquette Guide

The serial abuses observed most often in Houston’s taverns and tap houses, and how to correct them

12/28/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Around the World

Fusion is the Focus of Laurenzo's Excellent New Happy Hour

The small plates are a successful blend of Gulf, Italian and Mexican cuisines.

09/07/2016 By Joanna O'Leary

Early Morning Rounds

D&W Lounge: The Shifting Shift Bar

Despite shrinking third shift crowds, the iconic Eastwood dive bar continues its early wake-up call.

08/29/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Gulf Coast Kitchen

Multiple Show-Stoppers on Tony Mandola’s New Happy Hour Menu

Chef Juan Arelleno goes beyond tradition with a world of small plates.

05/27/2016 By Joanna O'Leary

The World is Your Oyster

Happy Hour of the Week: The Oyster Apocalypse at Prohibition Supperclub & Bar

What may sound like a sci-fi shellfish horror film is actually Monday's best happy hour.

03/24/2016 By Megha Tejpal

One Fish, Blue Fish

Happy Hour of the Week: The Blue Fish

The restaurant's Red Sun Hour features sushi and dessert specials alike.

03/17/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Hou with a View

Happy Hour of the Week: Churrascos Sugar Land

Opt to spend happy hour at Churrascos in suburbia where lakefront views are always on the menu.

03/10/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Go for the Golden Hour

Happy Hour of the Week: Johnny's Gold Brick

Yet another Treadsack concept gets it right, pairing discounted cocktails with the Pi Pizza truck at this neighborhood gem.

02/18/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Happy Hour Holley-day

Happy Hour of the Week: Holley's Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar

Fried oysters, Thai curry mussels, and so much more for under $10 during happy hour in the oyster bar.

02/11/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Wine Down

Happy Hour of the Week: Max's Wine Dive

The happy hour menu at MWD Fairview pairs $6 small plates with half-off wine.

02/04/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Game On

Celebrate Out of the Box: Super Bowl Sunday

Whether it's the game or the commercials you're tuning in for, make it a tasty Super Bowl Sunday at one of these Houston hot spots.

02/04/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Hot Happy Hour

Happy Hour of the Week: Bar Milano

Crafty mixologists heat up happy hour with smoked glasses and fiery drinks.

02/01/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Dessert First

Happy Hour of the Week: Red Dessert Dive

Chocolate cake and discounted wine are what happy hour dreams are made of.

01/14/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Cheers!

Happy Hour of the Week: Stone's Throw

Along with a slew of seasonal cocktails, the popular Montrose bar introduces an impressive list of bar bites to its menu.

01/11/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Kuu La La

Happy Hour of the Week: Kuu

The new social hour menu at Kuu features more selections than many full-service restaurants.

12/17/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Spiritual Awakening

Happy Hour of the Week: Etoile Cuisine et Bar

Join the absinthe-minded for Green Hour at this Uptown Park hideaway.

12/10/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Tasty Tapas

Happy Hour of the Week: Batanga

Located in the heart of downtown, Batanga's flavored mojitos and $4 tapas are best enjoyed on the patio.

12/03/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Happier Hours

Happy Hour of the Week: Aka Sushi House

With reverse happy hour on weeknights and all day on Saturday and Sunday, it's always a good time to dine at this Upper Kirby gem.

11/20/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Drink Fresh

Happy Hour of the Week: Union Kitchen

Union Kitchen gives new meaning to farm-to-table with their new fall menu of garden-inspired cocktails.

11/12/2015 By Megha Tejpal