New Orleans is known for soulful music, unique accents, historical celebrations, and of course Mardi Gras. But that's not all NOLA is known for. You can't think of New Orleans without thinking of something food related. Creole Cuisine, crawfish, beignets, po-boys, gumbo, and more. Speaking of food, boy are we hungry. In a city full of local restaurants, happy hours and specials are a great way to explore new spots in town without breaking the bank.
That's where we come in. Checkle is a local happy hour finder that does all the work so you don't have to. We've searched high and low to find the best happy hours and specials all throughout New Orleans. Now, all that's left to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy. Let's get to it!
Monday: Happy Hour @ Copper Vine
Copper Vine merges a legendary space with a sustainable new era in wine drinking, offering 30 aromatic and flavorful wines on tap for guests to taste and discover at the pull of a handle. Experience it for yourself during happy hour! Copper Vine offers guests happy hour specials every weekday from 2-6 p.m. Score $8 beer flights, $8 wine flights, $3 marinated olives, $4 brussels sprouts, $5 bacon wrapped dates, and $7 tuna tartare & caviar! With these cheap flights + bites, you can spring for more than one. This New Orleans Happy Hour is the perfect spot for after work drinks or catching up with friends!
Happy Hour: On Cloud Wine
Tuesday: Happy Hour @ The Bower
The more we think about it, jobs are really just those annoying eight hours before happy hour. Fear no more! Every weekday from 4-6 p.m., The Bower becomes one of New Orlean's favorite happy hour spots! $4 beer, $6 house punch, $6 house wine, and $7 cocktails including Palomas, Spiced Rum Old Fashions, Rosemary's Babies, Frozens, and Mood Rings! Did we mention there's also $6-12 bites?! Located in the heart of NOLA, this happy hour is hard to beat. Grab a friend, coworker, or date and head to The Bower!
Would you look at the time... It's Happy Hour O'Clock!
Wednesday: Happy Hour @ Capulet
A New Orleans warehouse venue with a rooftop overlooking the river, Capulet is home to chill vibes, delicious food, and soulful music. Monday through Thursday from 4-6 p.m., prices go down before the music comes out. Enjoy happy hour specials featuring $2 PBR, $4 PBR + Whiskey Shot, $5 Sparkling Wine, and $5 Boozy Punch! This happy hour is the perfect opportunity to unwind and let loose before the music gets started. Then most nights around 6:30, the lights go down and the live music come out. All you have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy.
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Cocktails!
Thursday: Happy Hour @ The Country Club
The Country Club New Orleans has been a neighborhood secret for over 40 years. Located in the Bywater neighborhood, The Country Club offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of the French Quarter. Thursdays through Mondays from 4-7 p.m., there's happy hour drinks calling your name! Score $3 well drinks, $5 house margaritas, $5 Tito's, select $5 beer, and $5 house wine. If you're looking for somewhere to slow down and unwind after a stressful day, this is the spot for you.
To Beer or Not to Beer (That's a Silly Question)
Friday: Happy Hour @ Superior Seafood
Hip, hip, hooray — you made it to Friday! You've put in the hours, now it's time for the reward. Superior Seafood offers guests a DAILY happy hour that will keep you coming back for more. Every day from 4-6:30 p.m., score $4 house wine, $4 draft beer, and $0.75 raw oysters! But wait, there's more. You didn't think we forgot about the cocktails, did you? During happy hour you can also score large Frozen French 75s, Frosé, and Frozen Pomegranate Mojitos for the price of a small! This New Orleans happy hour is the perfect place to kick off your weekend.
Peace, Love, and Happy Hour!
Saturday: Bottomless Mimosas @ Trenasse
Looking for a way to take your brunch game to the next level? We've got just what you need. Located in the heart of New Orleans, Trenasse uses simple and fresh ingredients to provide an authentic taste of NOLA. Take advantage of the opportunity and enjoy a delicious brunch Saturdays from 11-3 p.m. and Sundays from 10-3 p.m. With the purchase of any entree, you have the opportunity to sip on bottomless mimosas for only $12. You read that right. (We know that's a steal.) With entrees like french toast, shrimp & grits, and omelettes, finding something delicious won't be difficult. If bottomless mimosas aren't on your weekend agenda, you're doing it wrong.
Brunch Up, Buttercup!
Sunday: Bottomless Brunch @ Apolline
They call it Sunday Funday for a reason. And that reason just so happens to be named Bottomless Brunch! The Sunday Scaries are definitely real, and we have just the cure you're looking for. Every weekend from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., enjoy bottomless mimosas and bloody marys for only $18 at Apolline Restaurant. Sit back, relax, and tell your server to keep 'em coming. Pair it with your favorite brunch entree like gulf shrimp & grits, brunch burgers, or eggs Apolline for a brunch you'll be thinking about all week long!
Sip, Sip, Hooray!
And just like that, our time has come to an end, NOLA. New Orleans is a melting pot of great music, sports, and restaurants, so we know there's a new spot in town you're dying to check out. Trying a new restaurant can be a great place to listen to live music, watch a sporting event, or just to get out of your comfort zone! During these unprecedented times, happy hours are a great way to support local businesses without breaking the bank. Try a new spot and let us know what you think. Catch ya on the flip side, New Orleans!