13 Kansas City Happy Hours That Could Change Tonight's Plans

PierPonts is one of the city's best steakhouses and serves fresh seafood that arrives daily. Located within the historic Union Station, PierPonts is a romantic place for dinner or happy hour every weekday, all day. Cocktails start at $5 and appetizers start at $4.00-$5.00.


Tannin has an impressive selection of wines, good food and a great atmosphere. Their happy hour is definitely worth checking out. Try any of their wines 25% off by the glass and 50% off starters from 4pm-6pm every day.


The Jacobson, also located in the Crossroads district has a great outdoor patio and a relaxed, but contemporary, dining room. Their "mingle hour" allows you to sample their widely acclaimed featured craft cocktails for $5 and their house wines for $4. Have their Tall Boy Feature Beer for $3 and select appetizers for $5. Their mingle hour is from 3pm-6pm Monday through Friday.


One of Kansas City's best Jazz Clubs, the majestic offers exceptional music, drinks in a historic downtown building. Happy Hour is from 2pm-6pm, Monday through Friday, and includes drinks from $4 and several $5 appetizers. The Happy Hour menu also serves a 1/2LB Majestic Steak Burger grilled to order and served with fries for $5.50.


Extra Virgin, owned by famous chef, Michael Smith, offers a unique menu of flavorful tapas and has recently extended their Happy Hours to every Monday-Friday from 11:30am-6pm. Enjoy half priced tapas and $2.00 off all cocktails & wines by the glass.


This well-loved French Bistro has excellent appetizers, entrees and drinks menu for their happy hour available Thursdays and Fridays from 4:30pm - 6:30pm.  This is a great time to sample the authentic and delicious food and drinks that this unique restaurant offers.


Avenues is a top notch dinner location with some award winning dishes. Their menu is loaded with great drinks, feel good food and tapas. Their Brookside location offers a happy hour daily from 4:00-6:00. Micro brews and well drinks ($3.00). Glasses of wine ($2.00). Well cocktails ($5.00). Tapas ($6.00).


La Bodega is a local classic. They've got a location in Leawood and one right downtown on Southwest Boulevard. Their happy hour runs every day of the week from 2:00-6:00 and boast half off tapas and select drinks. Solid choice if you are looking for an early dinner or a few drinks after work.


 The Kill Devil Club is all atmosphere and is set right in the center of the Power and Light district on the second floor above BRGR. The concept puts a heavy emphasis on dance and jazz and has won some national awards for its craft cocktails. Things really get interesting on Wednesday when specialty cocktails are just $5 all night long.


Bluestem is a several-time James Beard award nominee and they earn the nomination for their quality, creative food. Their Happy Hour is one of the best kept secrets in the city, offering patrons 3$ wells, 4$ Boulevard bottles, 30% off bottles of wine, and 50% off many of their food items in the lounge. Bluestem's happy hours are from 4pm-6pm on Tuesdays through Thursdays.


Margaritas is a classic and although it might not fit every taste, its got some pretty killer deals on all things mexican every weekday between 3 PM  and 6 PM. Draft beers ($1.75), domestic and import bottles ($2.75), margaritas (frozen or on the rocks) ($3.75). They've also got some solid food options with nachos ($4.50), guacamole or spicy cheese ($4) and ground beef or chicken mini tacos for $1.


McCoy's is known for its beers and its patio but it matches up pretty nicely in the happy hour category as well. Between 3 PM and 6 PM M-F, pints of beer, well cocktails and house wines are all $3.00. You won't go hungry either because "beer bites" are 1/2 off.


Harry's earned national attention recently when it was ranked as one of America's top 20 bars by Esquire. Happy hour goes from 3 PM - 7 PM Monday through Friday and 11 AM - 7 PM  on Saturdays. Deals include cocktails ($4.50), wines ($4.75), select shots ($3.00), hot drinks and draft beers ($4.25). The food ranges from $2.99-$9.00.