We think you deserve a drink, and for the best price possible. The easiest way to make that happen is to take a look at our favorite local bars for the perfect downtown LA happy hour.

downtown LA Happy Hour

Downtown LA Happy Hour at Bar Ama

First up is a Tex-Mex spot on 4th St called Bar Amá. This hotspot features a twice-daily happy hour with a very strong margarita. The deals they offer are $9 margaritas and wine, $5 micheladas, and $4 beers. And there is no harm in ordering some of their nachos. Their happy hour schedule is weekdays from 5:30 to 7 PM, Monday through Thursday from 10 to 11 PM, Friday from 11 PM to close, weekends from 3 to 5:30 PM, and Sunday 9 to 10 PM.

Imperial Western Beer Company

Inside Union Station, you will find our next happy hour spot, Imperial Western Beer Company. If you are a fan of oysters, you can get $1 oysters weekdays from 4 to 7 PM.

Broken Spanish

Up next is a place we all know and love, Broken Spanish. This Mexican spot just a few blocks away discounts a number of dishes along with $8 cocktails. Their happy hour is on weekdays only from 5:30 to 7 PM. Along with the $8 cocktails, they offer $4 tequila or mezcal shots, $5 beers, and $8 wines.

Everson Royce Bar

We highly advise taking a chance on Everson Royce Bar during happy hour. Why? Because their iconic burgers are included in their happy hour menu. You can get a deal on a burger and fries for just $10! Their drink menu for happy hour includes $7 cocktails and wines and free chips and salsa on weekdays from 5 to 7 PM.

Downtown LA Happy Hour the Escondite

Over in the Toy District is a great sports bar called the Escondite. It even includes a live band throughout the week. The discounts are on weekdays from 5 to 8 PM and include food discounts, $5 draft beers and $4 beer cans.

Garcons De Cafe

All the winos at AVEN have to venture over to Garcons De Cafe on Spring Street. Their happy hour rotates through different glasses along with $15 wine flights Sunday through Friday from 5 to 7 PM.

Golden Road Brewery

Over at Grand Central Market is Golden Road Brewery with $5 select beers and $7 house wines weekdays from 3 to 6 PM.

Brack Shop Tavern

There is also the upscale sports bar, Brack Shop Tavern. Grab yourself an $8 or $9 cocktail while playing a game of shuffleboard or ping pong. Best of all, their happy hour lasts all day on Monday and is one of the few that has happy hour on weekends from 3 to 7 PM.

Downtown LA Happy Hour Casey’s Irish Pub

A great spot for whiskey is over at Casey’s Irish Pub. There is also an all-day happy hour on Sundays. Their happy hour deals include $2 off appetizers and $1 off draft beers.

Preux & Proper

Last up is Preux & Proper. This restaurant with incredible Cajun food includes a daily happy hour from 4 to 7 PM. The deals also include $7 wine and beer, $9 cocktails and frozen daiquiris plus $11 small plates.


Well, there you have it AVEN neighbors. Cheers!