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SF's Best Cheap Happy Hours

The best bang-for-your-buck happy hour deals in the city.

  • Last Call Bar
    • Cocktail Bar
    • The Castro
    Atmo.
    26
    Decor
    25
    Service
    25
    Cost
     

    For cheap drink deals, this Castro spot has you covered with $3 well drinks, $2 PBR on tap and $3 select beer bottles from 12–7 PM daily.

  • Press Club
    • Wine Bar
    • SoMa
    Atmo.
    26
    Decor
    25
    Service
    22
    Cost
    E

    This SoMa wine spot gives $3 off wines by the glass and draft beers Mondays through Fridays until 6 PM.

  • Amelie
    • Wine Bar
    • Polk Gulch
    Atmo.
    25
    Decor
    24
    Service
    23
    Cost
    M

    For the wine connoisseur, head over on weekdays from 5:30–7 PM, when you can get a customized flight of wine for $10.

  • Lush Lounge
    • Lounge
    • Polk Gulch
    Atmo.
    25
    Decor
    24
    Service
    24
    Cost
     

    For those who work late and miss the typical happy hour timeframe, head out to this Polk Gulch bar on Mondays, when you can get $3 Bud Light draft, $3 glasses of wine, $4 glasses of champagne and cocktails starting at $5 from 3 PM–2 AM. The deal stands for the rest of the week from 3–7 PM, except on Sundays when the deal is extended, starting at 12 PM and ending at 2 AM.

  • Fresca
    • Peruvian
    • Inner Sunset
    Food
    25
    Decor
    23
    Service
    22
    Cost
    $43

    Head over on weekdays from 4–6 PM, when you can get half-off bar bites, $5 wine specials, $4 draft beer and $3 bottled beers. Inquire about other weekly events, like $1 oyster deals and and half-price sangria Mondays.

  • CHAYA Brasserie
    • Japanese
    • Embarcadero
    Food
    24
    Decor
    24
    Service
    23
    Cost
    $45

    The daily happy hour at this French/Japanese fusion spot never ends. From 4 PM to close on weekdays and 5 PM to close on weekends, enjoy light fare starting at $5, $5 draft beer and $7 wine, cocktails and sake.

  • Uva Enoteca
    • Italian
    • Lower Haight
    Food
    21
    Decor
    17
    Service
    20
    Cost
    $38

    On Saturdays and Sundays from 3–6:30 PM and Mondays through Thursdays from 5–6:30 PM, enjoy $4 carafes of Italian wine, $1.50 beers, pizzas under $5 and pastas under $8.

  • RxBar
    • Lounge
    • Tenderloin
    Atmo.
    -
    Decor
    -
    Service
    -
    Cost
    E

    This Tenderloin tavern serves up a weeknight two-for-one happy hour special on drinks under $9.

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