Best Happy Hours in South Beach
South Beach is known for being the place to go out and have fun. After spending a day at the beach or exploring the luxury boutiques in the area, grabbing a drink is a great way to relax and ease into a night on the town. The bar, hotel, and restaurant establishments don’t just offer delicious and refreshing beverages, they also come with gorgeous ambiances. With stunning furniture and lighting, the places make it look like you stepped right into the pages of a magazine. Happy Hour in South Beach is a popular thing to do for both locals and tourists. Regardless of your budget or alcohol preferences, the city is filled with places that will suit your palate and wallet.
Here’s 7 Happy Hours in South Beach where you can experience the tastiest drinks, best deals, and awesome atmospheres as the city begins to come alive:
- Doraku Sushi | 1104 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, Fl
Happy hour: Daily, 5 to 7 p.m.
This restaurant is a South Beach hotspot for sushi, and they have one of the most extensive selections of sake in the country (straight from Japan). Doraku also offers a lunch Happy Hour from noon to 3 p.m. The sushi spot takes pride on its inviting, fun, and happy vibe. Their Happy Hour menu offers $5 wine, $4 sake, and $6 lychee martini, sangria, margaritas, and well drinks; sushi rolls range from $5 to $8 with cold and hold dishes like salmon carpaccio for $7 and edamame for $3.
- Meat Market | 915 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, Fl
Happy Hour: Fridays, 5 to 8 p.m.
Meat Market is a glamorous, sleek-looking steak house. This place is modern take on the traditional steakhouse with its white and leather furniture and sophisticated menu. The Happy Hour includes half-priced beer, cocktails and wine. Some other offerings have included: $8 Absolut Elyx Martini, $10 Perrier-Jouet Champagne, and complimentary light bites at the bar. There are also Happy Hour specials on ceviches, oysters and shrimp.
- Monty’s Sunset | 300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, Fl
Happy Hour: Monday through Friday, 4 to 8 p.m.
If you want to watch the sunset over the ocean while sipping on a daiquiri, Monty’s Sunset is the place to be. This raw bar restaurant has outdoor tables surrounded by palm trees and a pool creating a great environment to wind down in. All liquor is half priced; wine by the glass and draft beer are 30 percent off. Some raw bar items are discounted during Happy Hour, as well.
- Tongue & Cheek | 431 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, Fl
Happy Hour: Daily, 4 to 8 p.m.
With a sophisticated look and food, this restaurant aims to showcase the best of what Miami has to offer within its walls. It was featured on an episode of Best New Restaurant on Bravo TV. This establishment’s Happy Hour menu features: $5 beers on tap and $6 beers in a bottle or can, $5 chicken wings, $8 bar snacks (like nachos with braised short ribs, bacon fat, black beans, crème fraiche, and pico de gallo) and an array of $8 cocktails like the Gin and Chronic or The Ron Burgundy.
- Rosa Mexicano | 111 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, Fl
Happy Hour: Daily, 4 to 7 p.m.
This upscale Mexican restaurant is in the heart of South Beach and its décor accurately reflects the fun and vibrant culture of the area. The restaurant is a new Herzog & de Meuron-designed building with a contemporary design with lots of bright, warm colors inside. This Mexican spot Happy Hour offers $14 unlimited tableside guacamole, $6 margaritas and mojitos, $5 small plates (tacos and quesadillas), $5 for wine and sangria, and $4 for beer.
- Traymore | 2445 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, Fl
Happy Hour: Daily, 5 to 7 p.m.
Traymore Restaurant & Bar is a contemporary seafood restaurant inside the elegant, art deco Metropolitan by Como hotel. The bar has a dedicated Gin Club that serves more than 30 artisanal gins. Traymore’s Happy Hour menu features: $8 wine by the glass and well drinks, $7 Cuban sandwich, $10 cocktails, and $8 chicken croquettes.
- Blues Bar | 1667 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, Fl
Happy Hour: Daily, 5 to 7 p.m.
Step back in time to the Jazz era (with a modern flair) at the Blues Bar by listening to blues and jazz music all night. This bar resides inside the National Hotel and is filled with Art Deco architecture like porthole windows and terrazzo floors. The Happy Hour menu has $6-$8 cocktails with free appetizers.
These spots are just the tip of the iceberg for places to go during Happy Hour in South Beach. If you get the chance to come to South Beach, make sure to visit one of these unique, fun places to create new memories for yourself.
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