So, you've had a long day at work and you're itching to clock out for the happiest hour of the day. Don't settle for warm cans of PBR and crappy vodka! It is, in fact, possible to drink fancy cocktails in the Design District on the cheap. Here are our top 5 happy hours in Design District picks to make your day just a little better.
This newly opened Design District spot, is a sports bar and then some! Beside their daily specials on drinks like half off brews, $2 shots till 8pm and $4.50 cocktails like mojitos and margaritas, Lounge 35 offers up specials all day everyday! Get the gang together and chill at the lounge for $5 burger Monday, $2 Taco Tuesday, 0.50 wing Wednesday, and $2 tapas Thursday. Probably the best deals in the whole Miami area. Don't get left behind.
3535 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, Florida 33137
For your next pizza and brew come to Harry's Pizzeria. Tucked away in the Miami Design Restaurant is a Chef Michael Schwartz pizzeria called Harry's that will more than likely make its way on to your list of happy hour favorites. Monday through Friday 4 to 7pm, Harry's promotes $10 pizzas, $6 wine/sangria by the glass and $5 beers, amazing prices for such good pizza. Still hungry? Dig into discounted sides like homemade meatballs, homemade focaccia or the exceptional polenta fries that always hit the spot.
3918 N Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33127
You cannot say enough positive things about Coop, especially when it comes to happy hour. Located on the second floor inside the clean St Roch food hall the Design District's outdoor mall you will find this treasure. Coop's weekday 7 'til 7 happy hour consists of specials for $7 or less until 7pm. On the menu you will find items like truffle avocado toast, trio of charbroiled oysters, char siu filled steamed bao, and falafel bites plus a great selection of beers and wines. Pretty much everything on the menu is incredible and it is obvious that the staff puts their heart into the business.
Miami Design District, Palm Court
140 NE 39th Street, Suite 241
Miami, FL 33137
One of the best kept secrets in Miami's exploding culinary scene, this asian fusion restaurant is one of the finest you will find in the Design District. Monday through Friday from 5 to 7:30pm is Shokudo serves wine by the glass starting at $6, as well as beers and bottles of sake for a very discounted price. Happy hour also consists of delicious house-designed cocktails for $7 and sushi rolls like chipotle salmon and New York Spicy Tuna to chow down. Shokudo is definitely a nice serene spot with friendly staff with great food and even better prices.
4740 NE 2nd Ave Miami, FL 33137305-758-7782
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