20 Great Happy Hours Around Harlem

16 great happy hours around Harlem
Oso has a happy hour every day.

Sometimes a discounted drink and a few small plates are the perfect ending to a busy day—you just have to time it right.

To make it easier for you, TCU has picked 20 fun happy hours around Harlem, with a quick rundown of each spot's hours and drink specials (many offer bites, too).

From swanky bars serving exclusive house cocktails for less to lively bistros tempting passersby with $5 beers, there's something for everyone here. Listed from south to north:

East Harlem

Lexington Pizza Parlor

1590 Lexington Ave at E 101st St

Happy hour: daily noon-7pm

Beers start at $5, wines at $6 and cocktails at $7.


1651 Lexington Ave at E 104th St

Happy hour: Tue-Fri 3pm-6pm

Wine starts at $8, beer (Narragansett) is $5 and sangria is $7.

Perch Bar

1693 Lexington Ave between E 106th and 107th Sts

Happy hour: Mon-Fri 5pm-6pm

All items on the menu—from Negronis to a glass of prosecco to a plate of oysters—are $11.


251 W 110th St between Second and Third Aves

Happy hour: Tue-Sat 5pm-6pm

Select wines are half off.

Central Harlem

BLVD Bistro

2149 Frederick Douglass Blvd and W 116th St

Happy hour: Tue-Fri 2pm-7pm

Draft beers and prosecco are $6, well drinks are $7.

Lolo's Seafood Shack

303 W 116th St between Frederick Douglass Blvd and Manhattan Ave

Happy hour: Mon-Thu 3pm-6pm

Wine is $7, the Lolo's Rum Punch is $8, and the frozé is $13.


2164 Frederick Douglass Blvd between 116th and 117th Sts

Happy hour: Mon all day, Tue-Fri 4pm-7pm

Wine and sparkling are $8, and specialty cocktails like the Pale Rider Margarita start at $10.

La Diagonal

185 St. Nicholas Ave and W 119th St

Happy hour: Mon-Fri 4pm-7pm

Bottled and draft beers are $6, wine and sangrias are $9, and homemade margaritas (on the rocks or frozen) are $11.


2211 Frederick Douglass Blvd at W 119th St

Happy hour: daily 4pm-7pm

Beer is $5, wine by the glass is $7, and cocktails like the Pina-Coco Mojito are $8.

The Fox

2224 Frederick Douglass Blvd and W 120th St

Happy hour: Mon 3pm-8pm, Tue-Fri 3pm-7pm

Draft beer and wine are $7 and mixed well drinks are $8.


553 Manhattan Ave and W 123rd St

Happy hour: Tue-Sun 5pm-6pm

Beer and cider are $5, select cocktails like the Grapefruit Spritz start at $9.

Sugar Monk

2292 Frederick Douglass Blvd between W 123rd and W 124th Sts

Happy hour: Tue-Sun 6pm-7pm

Beers like the Bell's Brewery Two Hearted Ale I.P.A are $7, wines start at $10, and cocktails like the house Negroni are $12.

Yatenga French Bistro

2269 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd between W 133rd and W 134th Sts

Happy hour: Mon-Fri 4pm-8pm

Draft beer and house wine are $5; frozen margaritas and pina coladas are $6.

Harlem Nights

2361 Adam Clayton Powell Jr and W 138th St

Happy hour: daily 5pm-9pm

Well drinks, craft beer and select wine are $5; house cocktails are $7.

West Harlem/Hamilton Heights

Baylander Steel Beach

125th St at the West Harlem Piers

Happy hour: Tue-Fri 3pm-5pm

Draft beer is $6, wine is $8 and cocktails like the Flight Deck Daiquiri are $8.


1600 Amsterdam Ave at W 139th St

Happy hour: Mon-Fri 4pm-6pm

Beer of the day is $4, red or white wine of the day is $7 and the Fumo Spritz is $8.


1618 Amsterdam at 140th St

Happy hour: daily noon-6pm

Draft beers are $6, select wines are $9 and the classic margarita is $11.

Perla Negra

3454 Broadway between W 140th and W 141st Sts

Happy hour: daily 5pm-7pm

Beers start at $5 (Hop Commander IPA) and cocktails (Manhattan, Gimlet, Cosmo) are $8.


142 Hamilton Pl between W 143rd and W 144th Sts

Happy hour: Mon-Fri 4pm-7pm

All beer is $5, house wines are $8, and cocktails like the Aperol Spritz and house Negroni are $10.

Harlem Public

3612 Broadway at 149th St

Happy hour: Mon-Fri 11am-7pm

Get $1 off all draft beers; the cocktail of the day is $7.

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