Plano restaurants’ happy hour game is on point. Who doesn’t enjoy a nice pre-dinner beverage after the work day? Here’s a dive into 10 notable happy hours plus a hefty list of others not to miss!
10 Notable Happy Hours
CRU FOOD & WINE BAR
Relax and Un-wine at Cru Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. with $3 off glasses or flights of wine and small plate specials.
Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. Haywire offers $5 frozen Texas tea and margaritas, $5 house wine, and $1 off draft beers. Enjoy $5 bites like their famous elk tacos, black eyed pea hummus, and queso and guacamole with chips and salsa.
Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m., Legacy Hall puts the happy in happy hour with craft cocktails made from fresh squeezed juice and beer from the on-site craft brewery, Unlawful Assembly Brewing Co. Grab your beverage of a choice, a friend (and/or coworker) and unwind on the patio or in the Box Garden. They’ll have the music on vibe, the drinks pouring, and the snacks ready for those munchie needs! Specials include $4 Unlawful Assembly beers, $5 house wine & frozen margaritas, and $6 frosé and select spirits.
Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. enjoy $5 select drinks at Mexican Sugar.
Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. their house red wine, white wine, and sangria are just $5 for a glass or $16 a bottle/pitcher; all beers are $5. Pair with their in-house made Zucca chips, bruschetta, pizza, or a chef’s board.
This may not be your typical go-to restaurant, but Pinstack has an awesome chef-inspired menu with a stacked bar and craft cocktails. Monday-Friday from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Pinstack offers $3 domestic beers, $5 craft beers, $5 house wines, and $5 margaritas. On Wednesdays all bottles of wine are half off. Each Monday from 4 p.m. to close, enjoy any of their 24 draft beers for just $3 plus half off appetizers.
Tuesday-Friday from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. enjoy half price beers, wines by the glass, cocktails, and snacks. Come for the specials and stay for the live music!
Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m., you can enjoy “Tappy Hour” with select half-priced select Vine Huggers wine and beer on tap and $5 bar bites. Other special include “Bubbles Monday,” “Rose Tuesday,” and Wino Wednesday.
TRUE FOOD KITCHEN
Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. sip $5 seasonal cocktails, $4 local IPA’s and seasonal beers, and $5 select wines. Or get a farmers market sangria carafe for the table! Pair with small bite plates like soup, hummus, grass-fed steak or chicken tacos, and half salads. Or combine their margherita pizza and a bottle of wine for just $20. All day every Monday receive half off a bottle of wine.
This popular “Social Hour” (Monday-Friday from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. – 11 p.m.) spot includes $5 bar bites like short rib poutine, turducken scotch egg, mini local boards, and a trio of dips and spreads. The house Old Fashioned is the Social Hour feature for just $5. Choose from a wide variety of draft beer, signature cocktails, wines, and whiskey and beer flights.
More Great Happy Hour Spots
Blue Mesa Southwest Grill
Cru Food & Wine Bar
Del Frisco’s Grille
Earl’s Kitchen + Bar
Hilton Dallas Plano Granite Park Prairie Fire bar
Moxie’s Grill & Bar
Pie Tap Pizza Workshop + Bar
Prim and Proper at Neighborhood Goods
The Blue Fish
The Biscuit Bar
The Ginger Man
The Holy Grail Pub
Cover photo credit: Legacy Hall