When the clock turns to 5 pm, you immediately change from work-mode to play-mode and you are on the hunt for the best happy hour around. Where can you go to get the best deals? We have a list of some of our favorite destinations.
125 Datura St, West Palm Beach; 561.623.0822
Daily from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
For a West Palm Beach restaurant, just steps away from the waterfront, Avocado Grill is your go-to spot. Since opening in October 2014, this local hang-out has been winning diners over with Chef Julien Gremaud’s small plates and artisanal fare. To add to it’s popularity, Avocado Grill has an enticing happy hour where guests can enjoy 2-for-1 drinks like Avocado Margaritas and Melon Mules from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m at the bar and on Mondays, it’s $1 oyster night.
Blue Martini, locations in CityPlace (West Palm Beach) and at Town Center Mall (Boca Raton)
Happy Hour 4-8 p.m. daily
Blue Martini is too easy to like, especially if a martini is your drink of choice. From 4 to 8 p.m. Monday-Friday, you will enjoy 50% off drinks and a discounted food menu. While you’re there, ask about their VIP card (or register online) — and you’ll get some incredible perks (like free drinks for the ladies). In addition, they have other specials and live music most nights.
Brio Tuscan Grille
3101 PGA Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens (at the Gardens Mall)
550 S. Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach
5050 Town Center Circle, Boca Raton
Happy Hour: Monday through Friday: 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to closing
Celebrate Life, Love & Happy Hour at Brio Tuscan Grille Monday through Friday, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. and again from 9 p.m. until close. Bar patrons can enjoy nine “plate” options and a variety of drink specials, all priced between $3.95 and $5.95. The plates menu includes a Tomato Margherita Flatbread, Eggplant Fries, the BRIO Burger and a Black Pepper Shrimp dish, while the discounted drink specials include select specialty martinis, sangria, mojitos, four Porta Palo wines and Peroni beer.
Cut 432, 432 E Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach; (561) 272-9898
Daily from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
While going out for dinner at Cut 432 is probably not an everyday occurrence, experiencing the Social Hour certainly can be. This modern American steakhouse, known for USDA Prime dry-aged beef, seafood specialties and American classics, offers a chic environment and an ideal setting to gather after work with friends or to enjoy an intimate dinner. For those opting for more of the bar scene (arrive early as the bar area is quite small), a trip to Cut 432 for Social Hour will delight your senses. From 5 to 7 p.m. seven days a week, customers can mingle in the intimate bar setting and enjoy $3 glasses of house wine, $4 tap beers and house spirits and $5 specialty cocktails. Food items are also available at a discounted price of $5 and include Pancetta Brussels Sprouts; Deviled Eggs; Ceviche; Mini Burgers; Truffled Mac ’n Cheese and more.
Deck 84, 840 E Atlantic Ave, Delray Beach; (561) 665-8484
Monday through Friday from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.
If you’re looking for a happy hour with a tropical theme and a waterfront setting, head over to Deck 84 in Delray Beach. This casual, modern American restaurant offers Happy Hour pricing from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at the bar. Guests will enjoy 50% off drinks (some exclusions may apply) and a special Happy Hour food menu. Think Pulled Pork Sliders, Chef’s Daily Flatbread, Deviled Eggs, Mussels, Buffalo Wings and more — available from 3 to 6 p.m.
Echo, 230A Sunrise Ave, Palm Beach (561) 802-4222
Weekdays from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
When you’re looking for an elegant, yet hip destination for Happy Hour, head straight to Echo. Owned by The Breakers, Echo offers first-class service like you would see at the luxury resort in an 0ff-site venue. From 5 to 6:30 p.m., happy hour guests will enjoy half-price sushi and drinks in The Dragonfly Lounge or outside patio. (Specials not available Dec. 24 – Jan. 1) Some exclusions apply.
404 Plaza Real, Mizner Park, Boca Raton; 561-368-0080
Monday through Friday from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
When you’re strolling down Mizner Park and are craving a nice cold beverage, you might just want to head over to Max’s Grille, a staple in Boca Raton. With an indoor and outdoor bar scene, this place is bustling — and has a great bar menu for you to enjoy. From 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, guests can enjoy $6 cocktails and half-priced appetizers at the bar. If you stay later into the night, Max’s Grille offers live music Wednesday, Friday and Saturday nights.
Happy Hour: Open-Close daily in West Palm Beach and in Boca from open to 6:30 pm and 9 p.m. to closing
While a visit to Morton’s can put a huge dent in your last paycheck, a visit does not need to ruin your budget if you plan it right. Instead of indulging in a juicy steak in the main dining room, why not take part in Power Hour, available from opening until closing in West Palm Beach? Both food and drink specials will have you smiling — $5.50 for beer (Sam Adams, Budweiser or Bud Light), $7 for house wine, and $8 for select martinis and cocktails. If you’re hungry, you’ll want to nibble on some bar bites. We highly suggest the Mini Crab Cake BLT’s, the Tuna Tacos or the 3 Prime Cheeseburgers — all priced between $7 and $8.
2300 NW Executive Center Dr, Boca Raton; 561-998-9952
11611 Ellison Wilson Rd., Palm Beach Gardens; 561-625-5852
Monday through Friday from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Known for their fantastic wine list and fresh, seasonal menu, Seasons 52 continues to offer a changing menu of flavorful dishes — that are as good for you, as they are delicious. When it comes to happy hour, they have created something special, think — specialty cocktails for $8, select wine and cocktails for $6 and a $5 small plates menu with options like Caramelized Grilled Sea Scallops and Kona-Crusted Lollipop Lamb Chops. Happy Hour is available in the bar area from 4-6:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Vic & Angelo’s
290 E Atlantic Ave, Delray Beach; (561) 278-9570
4520 PGA Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens; (561) 630-9899
Daily from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.
For your Italian food fix in a trendy and uplifting environment, make plans to go to Vic & Angelo’s for happy hour. This hotspot, with locations in Palm Beach Gardens and in Delray Beach, offers Happy Hour prices daily from 3 to 7 p.m..and features a menu of authentic Italian cuisine highlighting products imported from Italy. During happy hour, guests can enjoy 50% off select drinks and special appetizer pricing in the bar area featuring Beef Carpaccio; Calamari Fritti; Mott Street Pizza; Sicilian Chicken Wings and more.