‘Tis always the season to think about cocktails, good food and making merry. Here are a few suggestions for Fort Worth’s happiest hours.
Multiple restaurants in the Shops at Clearfork offer dynamite happy hours. Here are a few of our favorites:
- B&B Butchers' Booze & Bites menu Monday - Friday 2-5pm
- City Works $2 off all local drafts, $4 apps Monday - Friday from 4-6pm. Reverse Happy Hour Sunday - Thursday 9-10pm.
- Malai Kitchen's happy hour Monday - Friday 3-6pm and all day Sunday.
- Fixe's daily happy hour from 3-6pm
The cool location on 7th Street offers a spectacularly generous happy hour: Monday through Saturday from 2-5:30pm and all day Sunday. Along with $8 house martinis and a variety of sake options, you’ll get selections from the excellent sushi and appetizer menu.
The happy hours at the South 7th street gastropub are generous. Weekdays from 3-6pm enjoy 1/2 priced martinis and frozen drinks, $4 wells, $2 off draft beer and wine by the glass, and 1/2 off select starters and flatbreads.
There’s more than a bit of old-school glamour going on in the bar at Eddie V’s. Sunday - Thursday 4-6:30pm, you can get a delightful sampling of the superior seafood menu, like oysters, tuna tartare, and the fabulous jumbo lump crab cake, and a discount on hand-shaken cocktails and wines by the glass.
The happy hour menu features a nice variety of appetizers along with some signature drinks like the white wine sangria – a pinot grigio base with fruit, schnapps and a real grown-up popsicle! Dine in Monday - Friday from 3-6 pm to enjoy.
The restaurant has held court at the edge in downtown for close to a decade. In addition to the fabulous bar food, “Bubble Hour” runs weekdays from 4-6 pm, where you can get half-priced bubbly by the glass.
Across the street, Grace's sister property serves happy hour seven days a week from 4 to 6pm. Enjoy $5 drafts, wells, select wines by the glass and their local flight for $10.
The Sundance Square stalwart is always a go-to for an excellent wine selection and margarita offerings. A favorite of ours is the Tipsy Texan made with Deep Eddy Vodka, Treaty Oak Rum, Waterloo Gin and Z Tequila with a hint of sweet & sour and cola. This quadfecta is sure to warm you up!
What do you do with a historic 1910 building that used to house hotel, bookstore and pharmacy? How about turning it into a cocktail lounge, complete with a secret speakeasy-style basement you access with a password at a hidden staircase? On Sunday - Friday 3-8pm, enjoy 16 classic craft cocktails for just $6.50.
This TCU-favorite has two locations: one off campus and the other in Sundance Square downtown. Happy Hour runs Monday - Friday 3-6 pm with stellar drink specials like $2.50 pints, $3 wells and $4 house wine. Hungry? Order half-price pizza slices and $0.50 boneless wings.
Buffalo Brothers more formal sister property in Sundance Square, Waters, also serves happy hour every day 4-6 pm with $7 cocktails, $3 off wine and $19 Dirty Dozens oyster platter.
Enjoy happy hour with a view from the Frost Tower's rooftop deck extending over downtown Fort Worth. Branch & Bird is aptly perched above the buzz of the city, making it a great spot to take it all in with a drink in hand. Join them Wednesdays for Wine on the Skyline, a special happy hour with live music from 5-8pm.
Piranha's Sushi and Riscky's BBQ round out the downtown locations offering great discounted drinks and bites daily.
Hot spots like Berry Street Ice House, Rogers Roundhouse, Smokestack 1948 and The Post Fort Worth offer daily drink specials and great outdoor vibes. There are 200+ patios in Fort Worth including local favorites Joe T. Garcia's, Woodshed Smokehouse and HG SPLY.