Food & Drink

The 30 Best Happy Hours in Las Vegas

Published On 07/20/2015 Published On 07/20/2015
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Hank’s Fine Steaks & Martinis

Green Valley Ranch

When: 4-7pm (seven days a week)
The Deal: Need a martini? Sure you do. During Henderson’s happy hour you can order any kind of martini you want, with any kind of liquor, for half-price in the bar and lounge area only. There’s also a special food menu and live music, creating an energetic atmosphere before the dinner crowd rolls in. 

Sushi Roku

Forum Shops at Caesars

When: 4-7pm Sunday through Thursday and 4-6pm Friday and Saturday
The Deal: You're getting $6 well drinks, $5 beers, $3 hot sake, and $5 wine but the real deal is the happy hour menu of Japanese food. In addition to $4 select hand rolls and $6 cut rolls, there’s ribeye-wrapped asparagus for just $7 and albacore sashimi for $5. Skip ahead to dessert where you can get doughnut holes or a mini chocolate volcano cake for $4.

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Golden Tiki

Chinatown

When: 2-6pm and 4-8am
The Deal: The happy hour offers $5 Mai Tais and $1 off all other drinks (which are already on the inexpensive side to begin with). That’s cool. But the REALLY cool part is that the deal also includes a free buffet of spring rolls, chicken wings and other bar appetizers.

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FIZZ

Caesars Palace

When: 5-7pm or 7-9pm
The deal: The flashy Champagne bar and lounge now has Bottomless Bubbles, where for $36, you can drink as many glasses as you want of J Roget Champagne within your choice of two available two-hour windows.

Herbs & Rye

Off the Strip

When: 5-8pm and midnight-close (Monday-Saturday)
The deal: Discounts on old-school, hand-crafted cocktails and half off select food on the menu, including all of the speakeasy’s succulent steaks. Repeat: half-off steaks.

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Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House

MGM Grand

When: 2-6pm and 9:30pm-close
The deal: A complete happy hour menu that includes $7 wines, $7-$8 cocktails, and $5 beers, as well as discounts on food you'd be hard pressed to find anywhere else like fried frog legs, alligator meatballs, and Emeril Lagasse’s signature gumbo.

Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill Summerlin

Downtown Summerlin

When: 3-6pm and 9pm-close
The deal: Pull a seat up to the bar for the happy hour Booze & Bites menu. It includes $6 small plates like the crispy calamari and pork carnitas tacos. House wines, a nightly featured beer, and tangerine mojitos are $5-$8.

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Brio

Town Square & Tivoli Village

When: 3:30-6:30pm (Monday-Friday)
The deal: You have two locations to get your Italian fix while saving a few bucks. Bar snacks like the Crispy Cheese Ravioli, and the Sausage, Pepperoni & Ricotta Flatbread are just $4-$6. Bonus perks include $5 martinis on Wednesdays and $5 select wine on Thursdays.

The Griffin

Downtown

When: 10-11pm (Sunday-Thursday)
The deal:  Well drinks are $3. Hamm’s beer is $1. Either one will keep you warm by the fireplace.

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Katsuya

SLS Las Vegas

When: 5:30-7:30pm (Thursday-Monday)
The deal: A great way to check out one of the best sushi spots on the Strip is by taking advantage of full-sized portions for happy hour prices ranging from $4-$10. There are also $7 specialty cocktails and $6 hot sake carafes, well drinks, house wines, and Kirin Japanese beer on draft.

Leatherneck Club

Chinatown

When: 5-7pm and all day on Wednesdays
The deal: This Marine Corp hangout welcomes everyone, but gives veterans a dollar off every draft beer. On Tuesdays, there’s a make-them-yourself taco cart where the first two are free. It operates under the honor system. Just like the Marines.

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Rockhouse

Venetian

When: 11pm-2am (Monday-Friday)
The deal: This reverse happy hour offers 50%-off specialty cocktails, $5 domestic drafts, and $6 imported draft beers. Chicken tacos are $3 each, and chicken nachos with chips, guac, grilled chicken, sour cream, pico de gallo, and cheddar cheese are $6.

Double Helix

Town Square

When: 3:30-7:30pm (Monday-Friday) and 11am-7:30pm (Saturday-Sunday)
The deal: One of the best places to grab a glass of wine (as well as a smooth glass of whiskey) has one of the longest happy hours around with $4 olive poppers, $6 BBQ pulled pork sliders, and $9 seared yellowfin tuna, as well as $5 wines, $5 sangria, and $4 beers. You also get half off the wine and whiskey of the month.

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Trevi

Forum Shops at Caesars

When: 9-11pm (Sunday-Thursday)
The deal: Their regular happy hour lasts from 2-6pm, but their late-night menu, from 9pm-close, includes $6 TREVI Bites like Eggplant Crisps and homemade meatballs, plus $7 cocktails, $7 wine, $5 bottled beers, and $4 frozen Bellinis.

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CRUSH

MGM Grand

When: 5:30-7:30pm and 10pm-close (Monday-Thursday)
The deal: It's got $10 flatbreads, $5 draft beers, and $5 wines. The Date and Artichoke Flatbread with jalapeños and caramelized onions is worth any price.

PT’s Pub

Various locations

When: 6-10am, 5-7pm, and midnight-2am
The deal: There are nearly 50 PT’s locations in Nevada (including those under the Sierra Gold and Sean Patrick’s monikers), so you have plenty of locations to choose from... along with three choices of happy hours every day. Breakfast items are half off 6-10am... and from 5-7pm, and midnight-2am drinks and pizzas are half off with select $5 appetizers.

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db Brasserie

Venetian

When: 3-6pm and 10-11pm
The deal: The cool thing about the happy hour at Daniel Boulud’s French restaurant is that it offers food that isn’t on the regular menu. Check out the eggplant & hummus and chickpea fries for $6 each.

Hofbrauhaus

Off the Strip

When: 4:30-6pm and 9:30pm-close
The deal: During the German beer hall’s “hoppy hour,” and its later “rowdy hour,” you can get one of the best beer discounts in Vegas: $12.99 for a 1L stein. That’s 34oz of beer! Half-liter steins are $6.99. If you’re hungry, the potato pancakes with applesauce and sour cream, obatzda on German rye bread, pork roast sliders and other small bites are less than $8.

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Andre’s

Monte Carlo

When: 5-7pm (Tuesday-Sunday)
The deal: This is a rare happy hour at a fine-dining restaurant with $5 beers, $6 specialty cocktails, and $7 wine in the bar or cigar lounge. There are also deals on small plates including smoked salmon parfait and a nice cheese and charcuterie selection.

TAO

Venetian

When: 5-6:30pm (Monday-Friday)
The deal: This party restaurant offers a complimentary cocktail when you order an appetizer.

LAVO

Palazzo

When: 5-6:30pm (Monday-Friday)
The deal: LAVO also offers the same deal as TAO -- a complimentary cocktail when you order an appetizer.

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Cabo Wabo Cantina

Planet Hollywood

When: 3-6pm (Monday-Thursday)
The deal: Like cheap tacos? You get your choice of chicken, beef, or pork, served street-style for just $2. Beer and shot specials start at $5.

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Public School 702

Downtown Summerlin

When: 3:30-6:30pm (Monday-Friday)
The deal: One of the best craft beer menus in the West Valley features brews for $4 along with $4-$7 menu items.

Hussong’s Cantina

The Shoppes at Mandalay Place

When: 3-6pm (Monday-Thursday)
The deal: Hussong’s claims to be the home of the original margarita, but the grilled corn appetizer is even better. It’s half off during happy hour, along with the nachos and quesadillas. Or you can go with $3 tacos (steak, chicken, or carnitas) while chugging down half-price beers, Sauza margaritas, and well cocktails.

Beauty Bar

Downtown

When: 9pm-close (Tuesday)
The deal: This Fremont East bar has beauty shop decor and Nickel Beer Tuesdays with a $5 cover. Do the math and it almost feels like you’re making money on the deal.

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Commonwealth

Downtown

When: 6-9pm (Wednesday-Friday)
The deal: The specials are even better when you drink ‘em on the rooftop patio. Domestic beers and well cocktails are $3. Craft beers and premium cocktails are $5.

Jaleo

The Cosmopolitan

When: 4-7pm
The deal: Want something totally different for happy hour? Flights of sherry from Chef José Andrés are featured in different combinations (and prices) along with deals on cocktails and complimentary snacks.

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Park on Fremont

Downtown

When: 4-7pm (Tuesday-Friday)
The deal: The Fremont East watering hole is big on bar-food snacks. The Mac & Cheese Balls, Chicken Bar Bites, Garbage Fries, fried pickles, and chicken wings are all each $5. Drinks include $3 well cocktails, $4 domestic draft beers, and $5 draft beers.

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Umami Burger, Beer Garden & Sports Book

SLS Las Vegas

When: 9pm-close
The deal: The late-night happy hour cuts the prices on all draft beer on the patio to $5. That leaves you more money to spend on bets at the William Hill Sports Book next to the dining room.

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Sprinkles Cupcakes

The LINQ

When: 3-5pm (Monday-Friday)
The deal: Happy hours aren’t always about booze and bar food. Buy a cupcake and get a free upgrade to a Sprinkles Sundae. That means you get a scoop of ice cream layered between the cupcake top and bottom.