Find Your Happy (Hour) Downtown

Are you ready to find your happy? Happy hour ends the work day and starts the evening fun on the perfect note. We’ve got a list of the hottest spots to find your happy (hour) downtown this summer.

Buckeye Bourbon House

Stop in for Happy Hour, Monday through Friday from 4-7 p.m. If you’re there for the bourbon, you’ve made a great call. Nab the weekly bourbon pour for $7, or a domestic bottled beer for $3, or house wine for $6. Seven bucks will also get you an old-fashioned, a bartender cocktail, or the weekly food item.

36 E. Gay St.!/specials 


Whether it’s taco Tuesday or another weekday, you can’t go wrong with happy hour at Condado. Held Monday through Friday from 3-6 p.m., choose from $5 signature margs, $7 Gran Clasico margs, $20 house and sparkling pitchers, or $1 off cervezas or Bud Light. We highly recommend accompanying all this happy with some queso, guac or tacos.

132 S. High St. 

Dempsey’s Food & Spirits

Stop by Dempsey’s for happy hour, Monday through Friday from 4-7 p.m. Enjoy $2 domestic beers, $3 well drinks, $4 house wine, or $4 draft beers. And, be sure to peruse the menu for all types of delicious options. 

346 S. High St. 

Due Amici

Due Amici offers happy hour Monday through Friday from 3-6:30 p.m. Choose from half off all beers, glass pour wines, house mules, plus appetizers and pizzas (available in the bar and cocktail area). 

67 E. Gay St. 

Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus

Stop in Tuesday through Friday, 3-6 p.m. for $2 off well drinks, draft beers and appetizers. Get happy in one of the most historic buildings downtown.

161 N. High Street 

Goodale Station

Stop by Tuesday through Friday, 4-6 p.m. for happy hour specials at this beautiful rooftop spot. Enjoy special pricing on cocktails, wine and draft beer, plus select menu items.

77 E. Nationwide Blvd.  

Pat & Gracie’s

Enjoy $4 off wines and $2 off beers daily from 4-6 p.m. And when you order apps to share, don’t miss the Buckeye Pretzel Bites or the Fried B&B Pickles!

340 E. Gay St. 

Pecan Penny’s

Stop in from 3-6 p.m. Monday through Friday for great happy hour specials. Enjoy half-price chips and salsa or chips and guacamole, then quench your thirst with half-price drafts and well liquors or $1 off wine pours. Plus, each day they offer a unique special, in addition to the daily goodies. 

113 E. Main St. 


Sidebar offers happy hour specials Monday through Friday, 4-6 p.m. in the bar area only (and dine-in only). Check out the food menu, which includes $6, $7 and $12 happy hour special options; and they are delicious. Wash it down with specially priced sangria, beer ($3), wine ($7) or cocktails ($7.50). 

122 E. Main St.

Tip Top Kitchen & Cocktails

You won’t just find a happy hour at Tip Top. They proclaim it the Happiest Hours, each Monday through Friday from 3-6 p.m. Enjoy half off all Ohio drafts, $3 well liquor and $5 house cocktails, plus $4 Jameson or Fireball, $5 glasses of wine, and select specially priced appetizers. 

73 E. Gay St. 

The Citizens Trust

This cocktail lounge offers special happy hour pricing starting at $6, Wednesday through Friday from 4-6 p.m.

11 W. Gay St. 

The Goat

Stop in Monday through Friday from 3-7 p.m. for happy hour specials including $4 house wine and craft cans; and $5 craft cocktails including the blueberry mule, the black old-fashioned and the elderberry. Food specials rotate daily: Monday brings you $10 traditional wings and a draft beer; grab $5 tots on Tuesday; Wednesday is for $5 flatbreads; on Thursday get $5 margarita French bread; and Friday features $5 tacos (includes 2).

219 S. High St. 

The Keep

Stop in the beautiful Keep Lounge for happy hour, Tuesday through Friday from 4-6 p.m. They offer a wide-ranging food and drink menu for happy hour. Cocktails are just $8 and include everything from a classic Margarita to a Negroni, Old Fashioned and more. The food options will keep you munching too, from oysters to bacon fat popcorn (yum!).

50 W. Broad St. 

Vine + Forge

Enjoy hand-crafted cocktails, wine, beer or spirits alongside small plates and shareable items in a contemporary backdrop.  

33 E. Nationwide Blvd.


While you might think you’d be judged for enjoying a morning happy hour, at the Woodbury, you won’t be. Stop in Monday through Friday from 7:30-9 a.m. and enjoy $5 off all-day breakfast favorites washed down with $2 drip coffee. Then, visit again in the evening from 3-6 p.m. for a more traditional happy hour. You’ll find half off all drafts; $1 off wine pours; $1 off house spirits; and a $5 cocktail special. Tasty $5 bites include Woodbury nachos, grilled chimichurri wings, shrimp cocktail and more.

215 E. Town St.