Best Happy Hours in Vancouver

By Vancity Buzz

  • L’Abattoir

    Located near Maple Tree Square, the undeniably chic L'Abattoir runs a daily Happy Hour from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Served at their bar L'Abattoir offers half-price appetizers and daily wine, beer and cocktail specials.

  • Boulevard Kitchen and Oyster Bar

    Running from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily, Boulevard Kitchen and Oyster Bar offers a Happy Hour menu, which features an array of edible and drinkable delights. Drink and food specials include Moscow Mules, Negronis, crispy chicken wings (a must order), clam chowder, Buck-a-Shuck Oysters, and more.

  • Wild Tale Coastal Grill

    Located on Mainland Street this seafood-driven restaurant offers some fantastic daily Happy Hour specials. Served from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wild Tale dishes up a range of delicious bites all priced at $6.

  • The Flying Pig

    Available every day between 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at all three of their locations, The Flying Pig’s ‘Appy Hour’ features a range of small plates (crispy salmon cakes, beef short rib croquette, and truffled macaroni) all priced at a very reasonable $6. Wine is also on special, as is their Flying Pig Lager.

  • Joe Fortes

    Held daily in the bar area, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Joe Fortes offers a list of wallet friendly deals that a definitely worth checking out and sampling. The beloved Vancouver institution serves a range of small plates, like Truffle Parmesan Fries, Crisp Calamari, Joe’s Shrimp Ceviche, and more

  • Royal Dinette

    Royal Dinette offers L’Apéro (their version of Happy Hour inspired by the French cultural ritual of enjoying an apéritif before dinner) from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Bar Manager Wendy McGuinness offers classic, refreshing aperitifs (Americano, Pastis et L’eau, Apero Spritz and Kir Royal) for only $6.

  • Catch 122 Cafe Bistro

    Happy Hour at Catch 122 runs from Tuesday to Friday, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., and features a range of classic cocktails ($7), local craft beer ($5 to $7), beer flight paddles (4 x 5.5 oz - $7), and wine by the glass ($7).

  • Colony Bar

    At the Colony Bar on Main Street, you will find a range of Happy Hour deals served from Monday to Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Enjoy $3 draft beer and highballs, $4 wines and $6.95 wings.

  • Revel Room

    Head to the Revel Room, in Gastown, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. for their aptly named Sour Hour. Enjoy good tunes and good times Tuesday through Saturday afternoons, with live music, $6 sours, $5 craft beers, and $9 tipsy pour (9oz) wines.

  • Clough Club

    At the Clough Club, you will find a range of drink specials, listed on their Happy Hour menu, which is offered from Monday to Friday, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Choose between a range of classic cocktails ($7), Jameson ($3), Fernet Branca ($4), and HighBalls ($3). Feeling peckish enjoy a Bacon Cheese dog for $5.

  • Devil’s Elbow Ale & Smoke House

    There's no happier time to enjoy a drink and a bite to eat at the Devil's Elbow Ale and Smoke House than when their Happy Hour begins. Served daily from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Devil's Elbow offers $6 Howe Sound Beers, house wines and a variety of tempting appetizers, like Pork Purses, Asian Sticky Ribs, Deep Fried Pickles, Yam Fries and more.

  • The Cascade Room

    Cocktail enthusiasts looking for a great deal should head straight to The Cascade Room for their evening Happy Hour, which runs Sunday to Thursday, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

  • UVA Wine & Cocktail Bar

    Drop by UVA Wine & Cocktail Bar on Seymour Street on any day, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., for some great deals on wine, beer, cocktails and small bites. Happy Hour goers can expect $8 wine, $6 beer, $10 select premium cocktails, $3 plus food menu, and $1 oysters.

  • Café Medina

    Café Medina offers “Golden Hour” cocktail features from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m, Monday to Friday.