Happy Hour in Downtown Boulder

After the sun sets over the Flatirons, Downtown Boulder transforms effortlessly into a vibrant nightlife scene with tons of great live music and bars. (Be sure to check our events calendar for performance listings.) With award-wining mixologists and a ton of options all within the walkable downtown district, there is no shortage of happenings and deliciously creative libations to enjoy! Click here to view our complete list of restaurants and checkout some of our favorite happy hours below.

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Boulder Happy Hours

Arcana Restaurant

Daily from 4 pm - 6 pm

Food Specials | Drinks: $7 Cocktails, $6 Shot & a Beer, Wine, Beer, and Cider Specials

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Bohemian Biergarten

Monday - Friday from 3 pm - 6 pm, All Day Thursday

Food Specials | Drinks: $4 Jameson shots, $2 off 1L Biers, $1 off 0.5L Biers, $4 Well Cocktails, $2 off all Wines

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Boulder ChopHouse & Tavern

Daily from 4 pm - 6 pm

Food Specials | Drinks: $3 Beer, $5 Select Cocktails, $4 Select Wines

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Brasserie Ten Ten

Daily from 3 pm - 6:30 pm

Food Specials | Drinks: $4 Beer, $5.25 House Wine, Cocktails under $7

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Centro Mexican Kitchen

All Day Monday, Tuesday - Friday from 2 pm - 6 pm

Food Specials | Drinks: $3-4 Can and Draft Beer, $5 House Wine, Cocktails under $10

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Corrida

Daily from 4 pm - 5:30 pm

Food: Tapas ranging from $4-$20 | Drinks: $9 Cocktails, $4 Beer on Tap, $10 Sherry Flights

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Eureka!

Daily from 2 pm - 6 pm

Food Specials | Drinks: $1 off permanent Beers, $2 Local Spirits

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Hapa Sushi Grill & Sake Bar

Monday - Saturday from 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm, Thursday - Saturday 10 pm - Midnight

Food Specials | Drinks: $3.5 Hapa Beer, $5.5 Hot Sake, $7 Fresh Fruit Infused Sake, $5.5 Sake Cocktails, $5 Well Cocktails, $5 House Wine, $9 Sake Bombs, $11 Sake Drop

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Illegal Pete's

Daily from 3 pm - 8 pm, Thursday - Saturday from 11 pm - 1 am

Food: Free chips and salsa after you order from the bar | Drinks: $4.5 House Margaritas, $1 off all House Cocktails, $3.5 Well Cocktails, $1 off select Craft Beers

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Japango

Daily from 3 - 6 pm, Friday - Saturday, 10 pm - Midnight

Food: $3-5 Bar Menu Items, $2 off Special Rolls, $3 select rolls | Drinks: (Lunchtime) $3 Sapporo Draft & Hot Sake, $5 Wells & House Wine, $6 Hot and Cold Sake (large), $7 Bartender’s Choice Cocktail and Sangria

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Jax Fish House

Monday All Night, Tuesday - Sunday from 4 pm - 6 pm

Monday All Night, Tues-Sunday from 4 - 6pm | Food specials | Drinks: Cocktails under $10, $6 House Wine, $1 off all Draft Beers and bottles, $2.25 Oyster Shooters

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Jill's Restaurant at the St Julien Hotel and Spa

Daily from 4 pm - 6 pm

Food: Small plates under $12 | Drinks: $5 Draft Beers, $7 Cocktails, $5-15 Wine

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Leaf Vegetarian Restaurant

Daily from 3 pm - 6 pm

Food specials | Drinks: $5 House Wine, $4.5 Well Cocktails, Beer $5 and under, Cocktails under $8

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License No. 1

Daily from 5 pm - 7 pm

Food specials | Drinks: $3 Beer, $5 Wine, Cocktails under $7

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Mateo

Monday - Friday from 3 pm - 6 pm

ood: Appetizers under $15 | Drinks: all beers on tap and wines by the glass specially discounted (ask your server)

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Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery

Monday - Wednesday from 4 - 6 pm and 10 pm - Close, Thursday and Friday from 4 - 6 pm and 11 pm - Close, Saturday from 11 - Close

Food: Small plates under $6 | Drinks: $3.50 Flagship Beers, $5 Wine, $5 Cocktails

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Next Door

Daily from 3 pm - 6 pm and 8 pm - Close

Food specials | Drinks: $4 Beer, $6 Wine, $6 Specialty Cocktails

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OAK at fourteenth

Monday - Saturday from 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Food & Drinks: Special Midday menu and discounted drinks

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Pasta Jay's

All Day Monday and Tuesday, Wednesday - Thursday from 3 pm - 6 pm

Food: Appetizers under $9 | Drinks: $4 Draft Beer, $4 House Wine, $5 Cocktails

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Pizzeria Locale

Daily from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Food: Snacks under $4, Pizza under $10 | Drinks: $6 Wine, $5 Beer, $6 Aperol Spritz

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Riffs Urban Fare

Monday - Friday from 3 - 5pm

Food specials | Drinks: $2 off Draft Beers, $6 Speciality Cocktails and ⅓ off the wine list

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Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Monday - Friday from 3 - 6pm

Food specials | Drinks: Margs under $9, $3 Draft Beers and Tecate cans, $5 Wine

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River and Woods

Tuesday - Friday from 4- 6pm

Food: Small plates from $2-$18 | Drinks: $6 Wine, $6 Beer, $6 Draft Cocktails, $5 select Cocktails

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SALT the Bistro

Daily from 3 pm - 5 pm

Food specials | Drinks: $8 Cocktails, $5 Wine, $23 Featured Wine Bottles, $4 Draft Beer, Craft Bottles and Cans for under $10

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Sforno Trattoria Romana

Daily from 3 pm - 6 pm, Mondays from 3 pm - close

Food specials | Drinks: $1 off Beers, $5 House Wines, $8 Specialty Cocktails

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Sherpa's Adventurers Restaurant & Bar

Daily from 5 pm - 7 pm

Drinks: $3 Beer, $7 Cocktails

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Spruce Farm & Fish

Daily from 3 pm - 6 pm

Food Specials | Drinks: Cocktails and wine under $10, $4 Select Drafts

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Sushi Zanmai

Monday - Friday from 11:30 am - 2 pm, Monday - Saturday from 5 pm - 6:30 pm, Saturday Super Happy Hour from 10 pm - 11 pm, Sunday 5 pm - 10 pm

Food: Reduced prices on select sushi and various menu items | Drinks: Discounted Saki, Select Beers & Cocktails

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T/ACO

Daily 2 pm - 6 pm, Sunday All Day and Night

Food: $2.50 Street Tacos | Drinks: $3.50 Draft Beer, $4.50 House Marg, $5.50 Silver Shot, $6.50 Juicy Marg

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Tahona Tequila Bistro

Monday 4 pm - Close, Tuesday - Thursday from 4 pm - 6 pm, Friday - Sunday from 11:30 am - 6 pm

Food specials including $3 Tacos | Drinks: $5 Well Margs & House Wine, $4 Tequila shooters, $4 Wells & Draft Beer, $3.50 Tequila Infusion Shooters, $6 Sangria, Margs under $7

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The Attic Bar & Bistro

Monday - Saturday from 3 -6 pm, Sunday from 9 pm - Close

Food Specials | Drinks: $4 Well Cocktails, Drafts, Fat Alberts, and Wines

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The Corner Bar

Daily from 3 pm - 6pm

Food Specials | Drinks: $6 Cocktails, $4 Draft Beers, Wine under $10

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The Kitchen

Daily from 3 pm - 5 pm

Food specials | Drinks: Cocktails under $8, $4 Beer, $6 Wine

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The Mediterranean

Monday - Saturday from 3 - 6:30 pm and 9 pm - Close, Sunday from 3 - 6:30 pm and 8 pm - Close

Specials Tapas Menu | Drinks: $1 off Draft Beers, $5.25 Sangria, $5.25 Well Cocktails, $5.50 House Wine, $6.75 House Margarita or Well Martini

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Tune Up at Full Cycle

Daily from 4 pm - 6 pm

Students: Happy Hour All Day | $2 off all drinks | New food at the Tune Up: Now serving burgers, pizza, and brats!

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Upstairs

Daily from 5 pm - 6 pm and the last hour of the night

Food & Drinks: Select items ½ off

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West End Tavern

Monday - Friday from 3 pm - 6pm, Late Night Thursday - Saturday from 9 pm - 11 pm

Food specials | Drinks: $4 Draft Beers, $4 Premium Cans, $3 “Workin’ Man Cans”, $6 House Wine, Cocktails and Shot & Beer Combo, $4 Well Drinks

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West Flanders Brewing Company

Monday - Friday from 3 pm - 6 pm

Food: $3-8 Small Plates | Drinks: $4 House Beer, $4 House Wines, $5 Specialty Cocktails

Remember to always drink responsibly. Please don't drink and drive.