Where to go for San Diego’s best happy hours.
After a long day at work, you deserve a reward. So why not treat yourself to one of East Village San Diego’s hottest happy hour spots? From the best after work eats to downtown’s finest craft beer, The REY offers you a central location to enjoy luxurious libations and San Diego’s tastiest bar food.
East Village’s Best…
After Work Eats | BASIC
Looking for somewhere laid back to unwind after work? With no cover and no dress code, BASIC Bar/Pizza has you covered. Come for the drinks, stay for the pie. Sometimes beings BASIC has its benefits.
Happy Hour: Everyday 4pm-7pm
What to Eat: FREE samples of BASIC Pizza
What to Drink: All draft beers $5; Absolut and Jack Daniels cocktails only $6
Craft Beer | Monkey Paw Brewing Company
Feelin’ hoppy? Head for Monkey Paw Brewing Company and its excellent selection of unique craft beers. Cool off with an award winning IIIPA Muriqui, brewed with nine different hops. But don’t wait! Tap selections rotate regularly.
Happy Hour: Monday-Friday 4pm-8pm
What to Eat: Order a plate of Stoner Fries for the table
What to Drink: $1 off draft beer
European Escape | Café Chloe
Rough day at work? Escape to Café Chloe, San Diego’s best French restaurant as voted by Union Tribune readers. Save your seat on the sidewalk patio or come inside to enjoy the candlelit dining room. S'amuser!
Happy Hour: Everyday 3:30pm-5:30pm
What to Eat: Fromage Plate with honeycomb and house-made compote
What to Drink: Select craft beers $6; select wines by the glass $8
Handcrafted Cocktails | Halcyon Coffee + Bar + Lounge
A coffee house by day and cocktail bar by night, Halcyon Coffee + Bar + Lounge has some of East Village’s tastiest handcrafted cocktails. Do you like a drink with a little kick to it? Try the Mule on Fire with house-infused gin (cilantro, jalapeno), Chareau Aloevera liqueur, lime juice, agave nectar, and ginger beer.
Happy Hour: Monday-Friday 4pm-7pm
What to Eat: Discounted snacks like Avocado Smooshed Toast and Hummus with Red Bell Pepper
What to Drink: House wine by the glass and well cocktails $5
Taco Tuesday | Bootlegger
Okay, so it’s not exactly tacos, but Bootlegger’s $10 BYON (Build Your Own Nachos) and Dos XX Draft deal is hard to beat. Happy hour specials vary by the day of the week, so be sure to check out their website before heading in to eat. Happy building!
Happy Hour: Monday-Friday 3pm-7pm
What to Eat: B.Y.O.N. and $2 tacos (Tuesdays only)
What to Drink: Dox XX Draft $3, margaritas $5, shots of tequila $5 (Tuesdays only)
City Views | The VUE at The REY
Join us at our rooftop lounge, The VUE, for San Diego’s best views of downtown and East Village. Opening in early 2017, this is your home for luxury living. Stop in before heading out for the night or make ours your last stop before returning home.
Happy Hour: Whenever you’re home
What to Eat: BBQ on our rooftop grills
What to Drink: BYOB
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