Some people get by with just the nightly specials in New York and that's perfectly alright. I mean what's better than saving money and getting full on the best drinks and food in New York?

We've compiled a list of the best bars and restaurants in New York with happy hours that you need to try! For the full guide on happy hour in New York City, check out our 212Area Guide for more nightly specials in NYC.

District Social

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252 W 37th St , New York NY, 10018
Our restaurant is located in The Garment District, and we're serving eclectic New American fare and delicious craft cocktails. Nestled in the heart of the...

The Gray Mare

61 2nd Avenue , New York NY, 10003
Beer Wine Beer Cocktails Food Open every night until 4.00am

The Blacksmith NYC

160 West 25th Street , New York NY, 10001
Exciting new upscale bar with outdoor patio & bar area located in the heart of Chelsea, NYC! Explore creative cocktails, craft beer&contemporary bar bites

Bonnie Vee NYC

17 Stanton St , New York NY, 10002
LES Cocktail Bar & Garden. Inspired by The Greatest Generation. Cocktails / Garden / Fare Food served late

Baker & Co. NY

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259 Bleecker St (Cornelia and Morton) , New York NY, 10014
Seasonal Italian cuisine, all Italian wine list, local and imported beer selection, Vermouth cocktails, beer creations.

Charles Hanson's 169 Soul Jazz Oyster Bar

169 E Broadway , New York NY, 10002
Charles Hanson's 169 Bar. Purchased by former New Orleans resident and musician Charles Hanson in 2006, the 169 Bar is now taking its metier visually and...

Mess Hall - Harlem

2194 Frederick Douglass Blvd , New York NY, 10026
Mess Hall is a neighborhood bar specializing in craft beer & spirits in a warm and masculine environment. Set to open late winter/ early spring, it is the...

Townhouse Bar

236 E 58th St , New York NY, 10022
Welcome to the Townhouse, New York City’s premier gay gentleman’s club.Catering to a professional clientele. An Upper East Side institution for over...

Verlaine Bar & Lounge

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110 Rivington St , New York NY, 10002
Happy Hour: 5-10pm, 7 days a week with $6 Lychee Martinis. Southeast Asian Tapas served untill 12 midnight daily. Rotating monthly art exhibits. Los...

The Wayland

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700 East 9th St Corner of Ave C , New York NY, 10009
Neighborhood Bar, Cocktails, Live Music Innovative cocktails with fresh and unique ingredients. Rustic and creative food served until late, every night....

Cask Bar & Kitchen

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167 E 33rd St. , New York NY, 10016
Eat here. Drink here. CASK 100yr old reclaimed wood floor and an antique back bar sets the tone. Cask Bar & Kitchen harks back to a by-gone era. One...

Valerie New York City

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45 west 45th Street , New York City NY, 10036
Valerie is a gin focused cocktail bar channeling Manhattan’s Golden Age. We serve casual American fare encouraged to be shared amongst friends.

Taproom No.307

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307 3rd Ave (At 23rd Street) , New York NY, 10010
Taproom No.307 is a craft beer and sports bar, located in the Gramercy area of New York City. No crap on tap! Our goal is simple. We are all about good...

Johnny Utah's NYC

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25 W 51st St , New York City NY, 10019
Johnny Utah’s is an underground saloon carved out of a converted bank vault and features New York City’s only mechanical bull. The Bull, or as we like...

The Grayson NYC

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16 1st Ave , New York NY, 10009
SPORTS BAR IN THE LES.BRUNCH,LUNCH & DINNER.YOUR FAVORITE BEERS,COCKTAILS & MIXED DRINKS. SPECIALS, HAPPY HOUR, STUDENT DISCOUNTS, NYU & CORPORATE PARTIES...

Printers Alley

215 W 40th St , NY NY, 10018
Nashville is the inspiration for the Southern cooking & decor at this hangout with live music.

Excuse My French

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96 Orchard St , New York NY, 10002
Bar Cocktails & Tapas Atmosphere Excuse My French is a little gem in the heart of the Lower East Side, over one of the most iconic streets of the “old”...