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Top 8 Happy Hours in Boise

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.Tupelo Honey:

Tupelo Honey

Tupelo Honey is Boise’s newest go-to spot when visiting downtown. What could make their delicious southern comfort food even better you ask? They have their happy hour all day, every day. Yes.. you read that right ALL DAY, EVERY DAY.

Cocktails, wine, beer to even bottles of wine, they have it all on their happy hour menu. On top of the drinks being on happy hour, they have $5 snacks including fried pickles, pimento cheese dip, and even their famous crispy brussels. Next time you think about going to happy hour, make sure you stop and enjoy theirs.

Happy Hour Menu

2. Kona Grill:

Photo Credit: Kona Grill

Kona grill is my personal favorite, you can enjoy all types of drinks from beer, wine, sake, to sangria and pair it with sushi, pizza, or even lettuce wraps, whatever you’re feeling that day Kona Grill will have it. On top of their great food and drinks, you can also enjoy patio seating while listening to the fountains at the Village.

Kona offers three sets of happy hours Monday-Friday from 2 PM - 6 PM, and then a late-night 9 PM to close. And my personal favorite is their all-day Sunday happy hour, you can go in and enjoy all your favorite items on their happy hour menu.

Happy Hour Menu

3. Homestead Bar and Grill:

Photo Credit: Homestead

Homestead Bar and Grill is a great place to go and hang out with a group of friends. They offer happy hour specials Monday-Sunday 2 PM -5 PM and 9 PM to close, plus a late-night happy hour Saturday and Sunday from 9PM to close. Homestead’s happy hour includes $2 off wells, $1 off wines by the glass, beer specials, and of course bar bites to tie it all together.

Happy Hour Menu

4. Matador:

Photo Credit: Matador

Happy hour at the Matador has been part of the Boise downtown scene for years now, it could be a quick stop while riding your bike on the Greenbelt or even a pit stop while shopping at your favorite local shops around downtown.

Matador offers happy hour every day from 4 PM -6 PM and 9 PM to close. Matador also turns into 21+ after 9 PM to let the grown-ups enjoy their happy hour while they participate in tequila, tacos, margaritas and so much more.

PSA: Matador’s habanero shrimp paired with a margarita is to die for!

Happy Hour Menu

5. Juniper:

Photo Credit: Juniper

Juniper is the perfect downtown restaurant to enjoy happy hour along with the great downtown atmosphere Juniper has to offer. Juniper has 2 for 1 drink specials during their happy hour. You can swing by and get their delicious drinks and food Monday-Friday 4PM - 6 PM and 10 PM - Close.

Happy Hour Menu

6. Bardenay:

Photo Credit: Bardenay Restaurant

Bardenay offers happy hour specials at both their locations in downtown Boise and Eagle. From delicious drinks to late-night tapas you will love the specials they give out. Happy hour at Bardenay is Sunday-Thursday 4 PM - 6 PM and late night 9 PM - 10PM, Wednesday-Thursday and Friday-Saturday 9 PM - 11 PM.

Happy Hour Menu

7. Flatbread Neapolitan Pizzeria:

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Head down to Flatbread Neapolitan Pizzeria and enjoy 30% off all cocktails, drafts, wines and food specials at any of their 3 locations in the Treasure Valley, Monday-Friday 4 PM - 6 PM and 9 PM - close.

My favorite location is Downtown Boise on the second floor of the Zion Bank Building, along with enjoying their delicious drinks and food specials you get a great view of downtown. The best part about a good view is the people watching!

Happy Hour Menu

8. Barbacoa:

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If you are feeling fancy and want to enjoy a nicer happy hour Barbacoa is the place to go. Along with the funky atmosphere inside they have a beautiful patio and rooftop bar overlooking Parkcenter Pond. Although they don’t offer food specials, they offer a buy one get one free 7 days a week on drinks! Whether you sit at their bar top or outside on the patio you’ll be able to enjoy their delicious beverages. You can also pair it with some cheaper starters like their popular tableside guacamole starting at just $9.

Happy Hour Menu

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