Like most people, ending the work week with a happy hour is one of the best ways to unwind while grabbing a bite to eat and a little something to take the edge off... all while saving a few extra dollars. Lucky for us, Boise has some of the best happy hours for all you late afternooners or you late nighters. Here are some of our favorite happy hours new and old that you need to hit up next!
1. Coa De Jima
New to the neighborhood, you may be familiar with Coa De Jima's older sister, Barbacoa. While there are many new elements and dishes at Coa De Jima to explore, there is one attribute they stayed true to — the infamous BOGO happy hour!
Happy Hour: 7 days a week 4 PM - 6 PM
Location: 615 W. Main St., Boise
While many businesses start their happy hour around 4 PM, Juniper has got all the early birds covered! Their happy is BOGO, which includes some of their staple Juniper cocktails, along with $6 wines, and $3.5 beer.
Happy Hour: 7 Days a week 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM & Friday - Saturday 10 PM - Close
Location: 211 N. 8th St., Boise
Although Caci isn't located in Boise, it's definitely worth checking out! They offer $5 wines, $4 draft beers, $2 bottled beers, and BOGO craft, classic cocktails, and well liquors!
Happy Hour: Monday - Friday 2 PM - 6 PM, Thursday - Saturday 9 PM - Close, Saturday 4 PM - 6 PM, & Sunday all day!
Location: 1592 E. Riverside Dr., Eagle
A newer addition to downtown Boise, Ochos has inside and outdoor seating, that of course includes heat lamps and firepits to enjoy. Their happy hour includes $5 house spirits, wines, bubbles, and $8 daiquiris!
Happy Hour: Wednesday - Friday 4 PM - 6 PM
Location: 515 W. Idaho St., Boise
5. Mai Thai
A Totally Boise favorite restaurant, you can expect Mai Thai's happy hour to be just as great with BOGO cocktails along with a killer small plates menu.
Happy Hour: BOGO cocktails Monday - Thursday 5 PM - 6:30 PM + 9 PM - 10 PM, Friday - Saturday 5 PM - 6:30 PM + 9:30 PM - 10:30 PM, and Sunday 5 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 750 W. Idaho St., Boise
I know we said a Boise happy hour, but Coynes in Eagle is another go-to happy hour spot that is just worth the drive. Their happy hour includes two for one of their entire cocktail menu.
Happy Hour: Monday - Sunday 2 PM - 5 PM
Location: 676 E. Riverside Dr., Eagle
7. Tupelo Honey
Treating Boisians to southern hospitality, Tupelo Honey's happy hour is just another reason why we love them so much! Beer, wine, and select cocktails can all be found on the Tupelo Honey happy hour menu.
Happy Hour: Monday - Friday 3 PM - 6 PM
Location: 150 N. 8th St., Suite 200, Boise
8. Calle 75
Calle 75 in downtown Boise knows how to start the week off right. Kicking it off with Margarita Mondays, Calle 75 also has $6 featured cocktails, $1 off draft beer, $2 off sangrias, and other offerings on their happy hour menu!
Happy Hour: Monday - Saturday 3 PM - 6 PM
Location: 110 N. 11th St., Boise
9. Anthony's Restaurant
Something seems fishy, because Anthony’s happy hour seems too good to be true! Available 7 days a week, Anthony’s Resurant serves up $5 Draft beer, $6 wines, and $7 house cocktails.
Happy Hour: 7 days a week 4 PM - 6 PM
Location:959 W. Front Street, Boise
10. Western Proper
Looking for a proper night out? Western Proper is inviting for all ages and hosts a cheers-worthy happy hour! Enjoy BOGO classic cocktails and select Western Collective beer in between frames of mini bowling and arcade games.
Happy Hour:7 days a week 3 PM - 5 PM
Location:610 W Idaho St. Boise
11. Land Ocean
Sometimes you need a happy hour that is a little more upscale. Land Ocean will make you feel boujie on a budget. Their happy hour includes $2 off all starters, wines by the glass, craft beers on tap, and especially cocktails. Happy Hour at Land Ocean also means $7 sliders.
Happy Hour:Mon - Thurs, 3 PM - 6 PM
Location:2902 N. Eagle Rd., Meridian
12. Twisted District Brew Co.
Well twist our arm, I guess we will go to another happy hour! Twisted District’s happy hour includes $3 off beer, wine, and cider, $2 off call drinks, and $1 off well drinks. They also have several food items to choose from.
Happy Hour:Mon - Fri, 4 PM - 6 PM
Location:3840 West Chinden Blvd Suite 110, Garden City
Other Notable Cocktail Locations
While Totally Boise loves a good happy hour, we also have a love for many cocktail spots in the Treasure Valley! Here's a list of restaurants, bars & lounges that may not have happy hour, but that we absolutely love!
- Press & Pony
- Devil's Den
- Suite 104
- The Lively
- Saint Lawrence Gridiron
- Sturman's Wine & Cigar Lounge
- Lucky Fins
- Craft Lounge
- Albertsons, Broadway on the Rocks and Talon Tap & Spirits
- Water Bear Bar
- The Barrel House
- Bitter Creek Ale House
- The Bar at The Grove Hotel
- Meriwether Cider House
- Whiskey Bar
Read more about where to get cocktails in the Treasure Valley:
Six Must-Try Cocktails in Boise
You know how the saying goes, "The happiest hour is happy hour"— okay, we may have made that up but that doesn't mean it's not true! Do you have a favorite happy hour spot? Share it by using #totallyboise on social media!