Even though Realtors are never truly off the clock, we sure look forward to Happy Hour over here at Lubbock House Hunt. Enjoying a refreshing drink, yummy snacks, and good conversation is just a great way to end the day! Now, we know that everyone has their absolute favorite place for Happy Hour, but we have composed a list of some of our favorite places in town, in case you are looking for a new hang-out or even just a change in scenery.
A Lubbock staple is Caprock Café. With two locations, there is definitely one near you. They have a great, casual atmosphere and a large menu. Their happy hour is every day from 3:00-7:00 p.m. featuring $2.50 Frozen Schooners, $0.50 off ALL bottled beers, $1.00 off ALL wines by the glass, $3.99 house margaritas, and $3.79 Tito’s Chilton.
The Funky Door is what wine dreams are made of! With an EXTENSIVE wine selection, patio, and live music, The Funky Door is a great place to relax and enjoy Happy Hour. They have a number of weekly specials offered including:
Tuesdays: Half-off beer $6 or under, $6 sangria, $10 wine flights Wine Down Wednesdays: All wine bottles $50 or under are 50% off
Thursdays: $6 specialty martinis
Sundays: Bubbles and jazz brunch | 10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Albarran’s is a festive, Amarillo based, two-story, Tex-Mex place located off of Milwaukee with great food, bar, and patio. Their Happy Hour is offered Monday – Thursday from 2:00-7:00 pm and they have some great deals! $2.50 Domestic drafts, $3:00 import draft, $12.00 domestic buckets, $5.50 grande house margarita, $5.00 Patron shots, and $2.00 off signature cocktails.
Toro Burger is one of Lubbock’s newest burger places and they have a fun take on the classic burger. This small, El Paso based burger joint with a patio has a fun atmosphere with a great $3.00 Thursday deal! ALL DAY, EVERY THURSDAY they offer $3.00 craft and domestic pints, $3.00 mules, and $3.00 apps (avocado fries, fried pickles, and fried mushrooms).
BJ’s Brewhouse is one of our personal favorites here at Lubbock House Hunt. With Happy Hour running almost all week long, you can always count on BJ’s when you need a hang-out. They offer their specials Monday-Friday 3:00-7:00 p.m. and Sunday-Thursday 9:00- 11:00 p.m. They have $3.00 domestic bottles and chips & dip, $4.00 BJ’s signature Handcrafter beers, $5.00 Dark Horse wines & call drinks with $1.00 off guest draft beers. They also offer a $6.00 Brewhouse burger and select appetizers, and ½ off mini deep-dish pizzas.
If you are looking for a less-casual Happy Hour option, then Brisas Seafood and Lounge is the place! They have BEAUTIFUL plates and a great list of cocktails. They also offer Happy Hour specials all week long: Monday- Friday 3:00-6:00 p.m., Saturday 11:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., and Sunday 11:00 a.m.- 6:00p.m. During weekdays they offer $5.00 tall domestic drafts, $5.00 Chilton, $4.00 wells, $6.00 select martinis, and $4.00/6 select wines by the glass. Their weekend deals are even better so be sure to check out their specials!
In all reality, this list is so short compared to the number of great places Lubbock has to offer for Happy Hour. We know we missed some, but we want to know what your favorite Happy Hour hang-out is! We hope to run into you next time you are out enjoying a drink, don’t be shy and come say hi!