Looking for the Happiest Happy Hour in St. Pete? If so we have a list of places sure to put a smile on your face while sparing your wallet! You can wet your whistle and sate your appetite while making your day a little bit brighter. We recommend these St. Pete bars and restaurants offering happy hours! Each one serves up a delightfully delicious deal enticing you to come in to see what they are all about. Click on the links in their name to learn more.

Stillwaters Tavern

Stillwater’s Tavern in St. Pete is a rustic yet refined restaurant with a happy hour that is as long as their menu! Starting at 11 PM, it goes until 7 PM offering happy hour deals like $4.50 for 16oz or $6.50 for a 22oz beer.  Six-ounce wines are $6.50, and 9 oz pours are $9.50, grab a bubbly for $5, top-shelf cocktails for $7, and wells $3.99. Enjoy their knockout Tavern Burger made with sizzling short rib and sharp cheddar on a brioche bun, or their Gyro Burger, which includes fresh lamb with feta and tzatziki sauce on a pita bun! St. Pete's party crowd often picks their #10 created with Van Gogh, Citroen vodka, Cointreau, lemon, lime, orange, and mint, with a splash of club soda! Our happy hours at Stillwaters in St. Pete are always enjoyable!

Thirsty First

If you’re looking for a happy hour in St. Pete that's unique, head over to St. Pete’s Thirsty first lounge! Their southwestern menu is too good to pass up, and their cocktails, like the signature Thirsty Mule, will leave your wallet full and your senses satisfied! Made with Tito’s homemade vodka, zesty lime, and ginger, as well as in-house ginger beer, this drink is one of our favorites! An entrant in the Bloody mary Festival, take a peek at their entry below! Happy hours are Monday through Friday, 11 AM to 7 PM and Friday and 10 PM to 1 AM. Look for:

  • $3 Wells, $5 Calls
  • $3 Select beers & wines
  • $5 Mule and Bridge Runner
  • $6 Slider Special
  • $5 Cheesy P's
  • $5 Buffalo Bleu Fries
  • $5 Street Corn

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 The Galley

Looking for a lively nautical tavern to spend a few happy hours with sensational seafood, look no further than St. Petersburg’s The Galley! Try their phenomenal Florida Conch Chowder salad made with fresh arugula, heirloom tomatoes, and celery while chasing it down with brews like Blue Moon Belgian White and imports like Guinness or select from a comprehensive list of fine wines. Happy hour at The Galley runs from 3 PM to 7 PM Monday through Friday, with a dollar off beverages! So get to The Galley and be a part of a particularly tasty happy hour in Downtown St. Pete this weekend!

Acropolis St. Petersburg

Enjoy happy hour Mediterranean style at the Acropolis in St. Pete! From 3 PM to 7 PM hear the cry “Opa!” at their happy hour offering half off well drinks, house wines, drafts and signature cocktails, your glass will never be empty as your wallet remains full! The menu boasts authentic Greek cuisine like fresh feta and spinach Spanakopita, and everyone’s favorite, the timeless gyro. Go Greek next time you’re in St, Pete for happy hour.

Nueva Cantina

Are you ready for a bold, happy hour with flavors more south of the border? Nueva Cantina in St. Pete is just the place for you! Serving up authentic Mexican fare and a generous happy hour lasting from 2 PM to 6 PM Monday through Friday, and from 11 AM all the way until 5 PM on Saturday! They offer wells, draft beer, house wine and house margaritas, as well as their perfect frozen margaritas, all for three dollars during happy hour. Also, don’t forget to try delicious dishes like the Grande Gallo burritos, made with chicken, rice, black beans and pico de gallo!

Cask and Ale

If your style of happy hour is somewhere between rustic and refined, St. Pete's Cask and Ale will slake your thirst! With unique cocktails, craft beers, as well as domestics and imports, this establishment raises the bar where bars in St. Petersburg are concerned! Try one of their fabulous mixes like the ‘Carpe Dia,' a drink sure to seize your taste buds with its Milagro Reposado Tequila, agave nectar, Lime, and blackberries! Cask & Ale has the brew for you (not to mention several sensational tapas to go with them, like their sizzling Edamame and Blistered Shishito Peppers!) Happy Hour here run from 4:30 PM to 7 PM on weekdays, so come on in, or visit their website for more details!

The Getaway

If you’re looking for a fantastic place to relax and unwind head to the Getaway Bar on the Gandy Causeway between Tampa and St. Pete. Pull up an Adirondack and relax in this Florida Keys inspired bar and restaurant beloved by many. Try Tiki Cocktails, like their tasty Cabbage Key Creeper, made with Jamaican rum, coconut cream., Pineapple juice and topped with a sweet Kahlúa float. Also enjoy craft beers, drafts, and imports, not to mention delectable delicacies like their smoked fish spread and tantalizing Tortuga Tacos! You can not go wrong with anything from the menu; the Adult Grilled Cheese is to die for! Jus'sayin'!  Happy hour is Monday through Friday, from 3 PM to 6 PM and you can arrive by car or boat. 

 The Island Grille and Raw Bar

The Island Grille and Raw Bar on Tierra Verde affords you seaside delicacies like their insane Inferno Oysters and a delicious Tangy Island Chicken. We can't get enough of this dish, topped with barbecue sauce, Monterey Jack cheese, pineapple, tomatoes and scallions it is our go to at this all-day St. Pete happy hour. Save from opening to 6 PM daily, and 11 AM to 6 PM on Sundays! Happy hour includes deals on draft beer, house wines, and 2-4-1 wells and calls so no matter what your taste is you won’t be disappointed at this waterfront happy hour in St. Pete.


 4 Three Nine

Are you looking for a magical happy hour? Come to the 4 Three Nine, a wine bar at 439 1st Ave North in St. Pete for liquor and illusion as bartender/owner John Williams wows you with sleight-of-hand! Serving a generous variety of wines, cocktails, and even sake, this intimate spot is a well-kept secret! Happy Hour is from 5 PM to 6 PM, offering two mimosas for $8.00. Be sure to ask your bartender for additional specials, they change! 

Birch and Vine

Seeking an upscale happy hour experience in Downtown St. Pete? Check out the beautiful Birchwood's long, happy hour from 3 PM to 7 PM Monday through Friday. Try one of their sandwiches like the sizzling Char Crusted Bacon-Bleu Burger, an 8-ounce beef patty, topped with crispy Niman Ranch Bacon, Bleu Cheese with a tasty draught like Lagunitas IPA. No matter what you choose, they are always happy hours when spent at the Birch and Vine.

Red Mesa Cantina

The Red Mesa Cantina in St. Petersburg is just the place for you! With fresh and authentic Mexican fare, you definitely won’t be disappointed with their menu’s variety of ceviches, tacos, and more. Try their fantastic (and affordable) empanadas, stuffed with fresh ground sirloin and topped with delicious ancho tomatillo sauce! With their seemingly amorous variety of tacos, (including their decadent duck) your taste buds will find a vibrant variety here! They also have many types of draft beer and Mexican cocktails for your palette to praise. Happy hour at the Cantina begins at 7 PM Monday through Friday to close. The specials often change, link to the Facebook page for more information about happy hour deals at Red Mesa.

Caddy's on Central

For a happy hour in St. Pete with a true Floridian flair Caddy’s downtown restaurant and bar is sure to fit the bill, without making yours too expensive! With an easy-going atmosphere, it is the perfect place to unwind after a grueling day’s work. Tasty appetizers and meals, like their delicious fried pickles or dreamy mac & cheese burger!  I tried it last week and can't wait to have it again! Topped with sauteed peppers and onions, crispy bacon, spicy chipotle ranch, a mac 'n cheese bite and an onion ring, this burger is the perfect dish to accompany one of the most extended happy hours in Saint Pete. Caddy’s carries a three dollar deal on domestics, wells, and house wines, from 11 AM to 7 PM starting Monday and stretching all the way through Friday! Talk about a steal! Come to Caddy’s for a great happy hour!

MacDinton's St Pete

MacDinton’s Irish Pub in St. Pete sports traditional Irish fare with a twist! Erin go bragh before the night kicks off with this fantastic happy hour from 6 PM to 8 PM, offering a $10 open bar. And you get a free shot with a coin toss! Bud Light and Three Olives go for three dollars, and their dishes are to die for. Their tasty Irish nachos with Gaelic chips, beer cheese, pico de gallo, diced chicken, sour cream, and green onions, is a spicy treat that still brings the spirit of the emerald isle! Hurry into MacDinton’s today and get ready to have some major fun!

The Lure

Take part in one of the best happy hour deals Saint Pete at The Lure, home to the most fantastic sushi and tapas! Try their spectacular torched Hamachi served on a bed of baby greens, carrots, and radishes, dressed with herb aioli and topped with smelt roe, scallions, and spicy jalapeño ponzu, as well as their many different types of sushi, which by the way, can be delivered! Happy hour is Monday through Friday, from 4 PM to 7 PM with loads of deals like $6 house beverages, $5 for single liquor drinks, $4.50 for draft beers, half off their Chardonnay or Cabernet as well as tacos and sushi for $5! Take the bait and go to The Lure one day soon.

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