Student Guide: Happy hours in Halifax

A list and interactive map of daily drink specials at Halifax bars

We scoured Halifax’s bars, pubs and restaurants from the north end to the south end to find all of the happy hours in the city. Click on any marker on the map to see each bar’s drink specials, or refer to our day-by-day list.

Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comment section or tweet us @unewsca.

 

 

 

Monday

Fickle Frog: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3 well shots, $4 Sleeman pints, $3.50 house wine.

Your Father’s Moustache: 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3.50 to $6.25 for well shots, local bottled beer, domestic draft  and craft beer. Half price appetizers from 5 p.m. – close.

Rockbottom Brewpub: 4:30 p.m. –7 p.m. $1 off all draft beers and $3.50 highballs.

Rogue’s Roost: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 half pints and $6 pints of draft beer.

Tom’s Little Havana: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. $4.50 Keith’s draft  & house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer.

Bearly’s House of Blues & Ribs: 5 p.m. – close. $4.25 well shots.

The Fireside: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. $3.95 well shots, domestic bottled beer, glass of Jost wine. $5 martinis.

Martini mondays are a popular promotion in Halifax. Photo: Emily Sollows
Martini mondays are a popular promotion in Halifax. Photo: Emily Sollows

Niche Lounge: 4 p.m. – close $3.25 well shots & 18 oz draft , $4 house wine,  $6.50 select 2oz cocktails. 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Select half-price appetizers.

Halifax Alehouse: 4:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. $13.50 for Budweiser or Bud light pitchers & basket of wings. 10 p.m. – 3:30 a.m.  $3 half pint, $4.50 pint, $7.50 thunder mug and $12 pitchers of Moosehead.

Durty Nelly’s Irish Pub: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $6 Irish pints and ciders, $5 20oz Coors light & 5oz house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer and 25% off appetizers.

Economy Shoe Shop: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 Budweiser draft pints & well shots, $5 5-oz glass of house wine.

The Stubborn Goat Gastropub: Mondays starting Feb. 2: $6 martinis & $6 double cocktails.

Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. $5.65 martinis, $5.50 import draft, $4.50 local draft, $3.50 import bottled beer, $3.25 local bottled beer, $3.25 cocktails. $6 for all food. 4 p.m. – close: $6.25 for select 2-oz martinis.

The Argyle Bar & Grill: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mon–Fri $3.25 well shots & 18oz Keith’s, Budweiser & Oland draft, $4.35 Corona, house wine and 18oz Stella draft.

The Lower Deck: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Large draft for the price of a small. Select appetizers 40% off.

Agricola Street Brasserie: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 for 12oz draft beer or glass of wine.

The Gorsebrook Lounge (SMU): 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. $3.50 for small draft beer, $14 for pitcher.

The Foggy Goggle: $2 off Stella Artois draft.

Oasis Pub: All day, every day – $10 pitchers of beer.

 

Tuesday

Saege Bistro: 3 p.m.– 5:30 p.m. $5 dollars for 1 oz. cocktails, draft beer or glass of wine.

Fickle Frog: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3 well shots, $4 Sleeman pints, $3.50 house wine.

Your Father’s Moustache: 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3.50 to $6.25 for well shots, local bottled beer, domestic draft and craft beer.

Rockbottom Brewpub: 4:30 p.m. –7 p.m. $1 off all draft beers and $3.50 highballs.

Rogue’s Roost: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 half pints and $6 pints of draft beer.

Tom’s Little Havana: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. $4.50 Keith’s draft & house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer.

Bearly’s House of Blues & Ribs: 5 p.m. – close. $4.25 well shots.

The Fireside: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. $3.95 well shots, domestic bottled beer, glass of Jost wine.

Niche Lounge: 4 p.m. – close $3.25 well shots & 18oz draft, $4 house wine, $6.50 select 2oz cocktails. 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Select half price appetizers.

Maxwell’s Plum: All day $4.95 select 12oz draft, $6.95 select 18oz draft.

Halifax Alehouse: 4:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. $13.50 for Budweiser or Bud light pitchers & basket of BBQ pork riblets.

Durty Nelly’s Irish Pub: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $6 Irish pints and ciders, $5 20oz Coors light & 5oz house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer and 25% off appetizers.

Economy Shoe Shop: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 Budweiser draft pints & well shots, $5 5oz glass of house wine.

Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. $5.65 martinis, $5.50 import draft, $4.50 local draft, $3.50 import bottled beer, $3.25 local bottled beer, $3.25 cocktails. $6 for all food.

The Argyle Bar & Grill: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mon–Fri $3.25 well shots & 18oz Keith’s, Budweiser & Oland draft, $4.35 Corona, house wine and 18oz Stella draft.

The Lower Deck: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Large draft for the price of a small. Select appetizers 40% off.

Agricola Street Brasserie: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 for 12oz draft beer or glass of wine.

The Company House: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $4.50 domestic beer & spirits, $5 glass of wine.

The Gorsebrook Lounge (SMU): 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. $3.50 for small draft beer, $14 for pitcher. $8 thunder mugs of Coors or Molson Canadian.

The Loose Cannon: $5.50 for most single malt Scotch.

The Foggy Goggle: $2 off Rickard’s Red draft.

Oasis Pub: All day, every day – $10 pitchers of beer.

 

Wednesday

Saege Bistro: 3 p.m.– 5:30 p.m. $5 dollars for 1 oz. cocktails, draft beer or Glass of wine.

Fickle Frog: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3 well shots, $4 Sleeman pints, $3.50 house wine.

Your Father’s Moustache: 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3.50 to $6.25 for well shots, local bottled beer, domestic draft and craft beer.

Rockbottom Brewpub: 4:30 p.m. –7 p.m. $1 off all draft beers and $3.50 highballs.

Rogue’s Roost: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 half pints and $6 pints of draft beer.

Tom’s Little Havana: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. $4.50 Keith’s draft & house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer.

Bearly’s House of Blues & Ribs: 6 p.m. – close $4.25 well shots.

The Fireside: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. $3.95 well shots, domestic bottled beer, glass of Jost wine.

Niche Lounge: 4 p.m. – close $3.25 well shots & 18oz draft, $4 house wine, $6.50 select 2oz cocktails. 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Select half-price appetizers.

Maxwell’s Plum: All day $4.95 select 12oz draft, $6.95 select 18oz draft.

Halifax Alehouse: 4:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. $13.50 for Budweiser or Bud light pitchers & basket of wings.

Durty Nelly’s Irish Pub: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $6 Irish pints and ciders, $5 20oz Coors light & 5oz house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer and 25% off appetizers.

A few of the bars on Argyle Street. Photo: Emily Sollows
A few of the bars on Argyle Street. Photo: Emily Sollows

Economy Shoe Shop: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 Budweiser draft pints & well shots, $5 5oz glass of house wine.

Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. $5.65 martinis, $5.50 import draft, $4.50 local draft, $3.50 import bottled beer, $3.25 local bottled beer, $3.25 cocktails. $6 for all food.

The Argyle Bar & Grill: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mon–Fri $3.25 well shots & 18oz Keith’s, Budweiser & Oland draft, $4.35 Corona, house wine and 18oz Stella draft.

The Split Crow Pub: 9 p.m. – 10 p.m.  $2.75 12oz Rickard’s draft.

The Lower Deck: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Large draft for the price of a small. Select appetizers 40% off.

Agricola Street Brasserie: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 for 12oz draft beer or glass of wine.

The Company House: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $4.50 domestic beer & spirits, $5 glass of wine.

The Gorsebrook Lounge (SMU): 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. $3.50 for small draft beer, $14 for pitcher.

Oasis Pub: All day, every day – $10 pitchers of beer.

 

Thursday

Saege Bistro: 3 p.m.– 5:30 p.m. $5 dollars for 1 oz. cocktails, draft beer or Glass of wine.

Fickle Frog: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3 well shots, $4 Sleeman pints, $3.50 house wine.

Your Father’s Moustache: 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3.50 to $6.25 for well shots, local bottled beer, domestic draft and craft beer.

Rockbottom Brewpub: 4:30 p.m. –7 p.m. $1 off all draft beers and $3.50 highballs.

Rogue’s Roost: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 half pints and $6 pints of draft beer.

Tom’s Little Havana: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. $4.50 Keith’s draft  & house wine, $4.00 well shots & domestic bottled beer.

Bearly’s House of Blues & Ribs: 5 p.m. – close. $3.75 14 oz. draft.

The Fireside: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. $3.95 well shots, domestic bottled beer, glass of Jost wine.

Niche Lounge: 4 p.m. – close $3.25 well shots & 18 oz. draft, $4 house wine, $6.50 select 2 oz. cocktails. 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Select half-price appetizers.

Maxwell’s Plum: All day $4.95 select 12 oz. draft, $6.95 select 18 oz. draft.

Halifax Alehouse: 4:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. $13.50 for Keith’s pitchers & nachos.

Durty Nelly’s Irish Pub: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $6 Irish pints and ciders, $5 20 oz. Coors light & 5 oz. house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer and 25% off appetizers.

Economy Shoe Shop: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 Budweiser draft pints & well shots, $5 5 oz glass of house wine.

Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. $5.65 martinis, $5.50 import draft, $4.50 local draft, $3.50 import bottled beer, $3.25 local bottled beer, $3.25 cocktails. $6 for all food.

The Argyle Bar & Grill: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mon–Fri $3.25 well shots & 18 oz Keith’s, Budweiser & Oland draft, $4.35 Corona, house wine and 18 oz Stella draft. All day Thursday: $4.25 Keith’s, Budweiser, Oland and well shots, 2 for 1 pizzas.

The Split Crow Pub: 9 p.m. – 10 p.m.  $2.50 12 oz Coors light or Molson Canadian draft.

Boston Pizza Granville Location: $8.95 for 32 oz thundermug of draft beer.   

The Lower Deck: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Large draft for the price of a small. Select appetizers 40% off.           

Agricola Street Brasserie: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 for 12 oz draft beer or glass of wine.

The Company House: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $4.50 domestic beer & spirits, $5 glass of wine.

The Gorsebrook Lounge (SMU): 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. $3.50 for small draft beer, $14 for pitcher. $8 thunder mugs of Coors or Molson Canadian.

Vinnie’s Pub (MSVU): Thursdays: $4.25 for 18 oz draft.

The Foggy Goggle: $2 off Propeller seasonal ale.

Oasis Pub: All day, every day – $10 pitchers of beer.

 

Friday

Saege Bistro: 3 p.m.– 5:30 p.m. $5 dollars for 1 oz. cocktails, draft beer or glass of wine.

Fickle Frog: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3 well shots, $4 Sleeman pints, $3.50 house wine

Your Father’s Moustache: 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. $3.50 to $6.25 for well shots, local bottled beer, domestic draft and craft beer.

Rockbottom Brewpub: 4:30 p.m. –7 p.m. $1 off all draft beers and $3.50 highballs.

Rogue’s Roost: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 half pints and $6 pints of draft beer.

Tom’s Little Havana: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. $4.50 Keith’s draft & house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer.

Bearly’s House of Blues & Ribs: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Friday: $4.25 well shots.

The Fireside: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. $3.95 well shots, domestic bottled beer, glass of Jost wine.

Niche Lounge: 4 p.m. – close $3.25 well shots & 18 oz. draft, $4 house wine, $6.50 select 2 oz. cocktails. 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Select half-price appetizers.

Red Stag Tavern: 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. Large draft beer for the price of a small.

Maxwell’s Plum: All day $4.95 select 12oz draft, $6.95 select 18 oz. draft.

Durty Nelly’s Irish Pub: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $6 Irish pints and ciders, $5 20 oz. Coors light & 5 oz. house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer and 25% off appetizers.

Economy Shoe Shop: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 Budweiser draft pints & well shots, $5 5 oz. glass of house wine.

Happy hour is the perfect time to sample some of Halifax's best beer. Photo: Emily Sollows
Happy hour is the perfect time to sample some of Halifax’s best beer. Photo: Emily Sollows

Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. $5.65 martinis, $5.50 import draft, $4.50 local draft, $3.50 import bottled beer, $3.25 local bottled beer, $3.25 cocktails. $6 for all food.

The Argyle Bar & Grill: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mon–Fri $3.25 well shots & 18oz Keith’s, Budweiser & Oland draft, $4.35 Corona, house wine and 18 oz. Stella draft.

Boston Pizza, Granville Street location: $9.45 for fishbowl with 3 well shots.

Agricola Street Brasserie: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 for 12 oz. draft beer or glass of wine.

The Company House: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $4.50 domestic beer & spirits, $5 glass of wine.

The Gorsebrook Lounge (SMU): 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. $3.50 for small draft beer, $14 for pitcher.

The Foggy Goggle: $1.50 off Keith’s pitchers.

Oasis Pub: All day, every day – $10 pitchers of beer.

 

Saturday

Saege Bistro: 3 p.m.– 5:30 p.m. $5 dollars for 1 oz. cocktails, draft beer or glass of wine.

Fickle Frog: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3 well shots, $4 Sleeman pints, $3.50 house wine.

Rockbottom Brewpub: 4:30 p.m. –7 p.m. $1 off all draft beers and $3.50 highballs.

Rogue’s Roost: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 half pints and $6 pints of draft beer.

Tom’s Little Havana: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. $4.50 Keith’s draft  & house wine, $4.00 well shots & domestic bottled beer.

The Fireside: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. $3.95 well shots, domestic bottled beer, glass of Jost wine.

Maxwell’s Plum: All day $4.95 select 12 oz. draft, $6.95 select 18 oz. draft.

Halifax Alehouse: 4:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. $13.50 for Budweiser or Bud light pitchers & basket of wings.

Economy Shoe Shop: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 Budweiser draft pints & well shots, $5 5 oz. glass of house wine.

Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. $5.65 martinis, $5.50 import draft, $4.50 local draft, $3.50 import bottled beer, $3.25 local bottled beer, $3.25 cocktails. $6 for all food.

The Split Crow Pub: 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  $2.50 12 oz. Coors light or Molson Canadian draft.

Agricola Street Brasserie: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 for 12oz draft beer or glass of wine.

The Company House: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $4.50 domestic beer & spirits, $5 glass of wine.

The Foggy Goggle: $1.50 off Keith’s pitchers.

Oasis Pub: All day, every day – $10 pitchers of beer.

 

Sunday

Saege Bistro: All day– $5  for 1 oz. cocktails, draft beer or glass of wine.

Fickle Frog: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. $3 well shots, $4 Sleeman pints, $3.50 house wine.

Rockbottom Brewpub: All day – $1 off all draft beers and $3.50 highballs.

Rogue’s Roost: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 half-pints and $6 pints of draft beer.

Tom’s Little Havana: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. $4.50 Keith’s draft & house wine, $4 well shots & domestic bottled beer.

The Fireside: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. $3.95 well shots, domestic bottled beer, glass of Jost wine.

Niche Lounge: 4 p.m. – close $3.25 well shots & 18 oz. draft, $4 house wine, $6.50 select 2 oz. cocktails. 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Select half-price appetizers.

Well shots are a popular drink special in Halifax. Photo: Emily Sollows
Well shots are a popular drink special in Halifax. Photo: Emily Sollows

Maxwell’s Plum: All day $4.95 select 12 oz. draft, $6.95 select 18 oz. draft.

Halifax Alehouse: 4:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. $13.50 for Budweiser or Bud light pitchers & basket of BBQ pork riblets.

Economy Shoe Shop: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. $4 Budweiser draft pints & well shots, $5 5 oz. glass of house wine.

Bitter End Martini Bar & Restaurant: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. $5.65 martinis, $5.50 import draft, $4.50 local draft, $3.50 import bottled beer, $3.25 local bottled beer, $3.25 cocktails. $6 for all food. 4 p.m. – close: $5.50 doubles, $4 Molson Canadian & Coors light bottles, $10.50 double vodka Red Bull or 3 Jager bombs.

The Lower Deck: 5 p.m. – 11 p.m. $4 well shots, $5.50 featured cocktails, half price appetizers.

The Foggy Goggle: $2 off Rickard’s white draft.

Oasis Pub: All day, every day – $10 pitchers of beer.

 

 

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