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Let happy hour commence: A comprehensive guide to Durango’s happiest hours

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All happy hour specials are current as of March 2017. If you are a business and have a change you’d like to request to your listing, please email ptempleton@bcimedia.com.

It’s been a long day. You look like you need a beer. How’s about a late afternoon outing that won’t break the bank? Get a friend and grab some happy hour food and drinks at these fine Durango watering holes.

BarsThe Bookcase and Barber601 East Second Ave., 764-4123

When/deals:Watch social media for a password to unlock $5 Manhattans on Mondays.

Colorado Pongas121 W. Eighth St., 382-8554

When: 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday; Sunday

Deals: $3 well drinks

$3 pool

Free pool all day Sunday

8th Avenue Tavern509 E. Eighth Ave., 259-8801

When: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 4-6 p.m. daily

Deals:$2 PBRs

Varied drink specials

El Rancho Tavern975 Main Ave., 259-8111

When: 4-6 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals:$1 off draft beers and well drinks

Highway 3 Roadhouse and Oyster Bar955 Colorado Highway 3, 385-7444

When: 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday-Friday

Deals:$8 half-dozen, fresh oysters

$16 dozen, fresh oysters

Wednesday: Slider Nite and Gents Nite $3.50 Beef Sliders and select beer and appetizer specials for gents

Thursday: Ladies Nite $5 Martinis, Cosmos, Wine, and appetizer specials

Friday: $11.95 Catfish Platter w/ Fries & Slaw

Joel’s Bar119 W. Eighth St., 903-7336

When: 5-7 p.m., Monday-Friday

Deals:Varied drink specials

Moe’s937 Main Ave., 259-9018

When: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals:Half price draft beers and well drinks

Complimentary nachos

Olde Schoolhouse Café46778 U.S. Highway 550, 259-2257

When: All day, every day

Deals:$2 PBRs

Orio’s Roadhouse652 Main Ave., 259-6120

When: 5-8 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals: $2.75 domestic beers

$3.75 import beers and well drinks

Wild Horse Saloon601 East Second Ave. #C, 375-2568

When: 6-10 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday; 6-8 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Deals: $1 domestic draws

$2 domestic bottles and well drinks

$3 microbrew draws

BreweriesBREW Pub and Kitchen117 W. College Drive, 259-5959

When: 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, all day Sunday

Deals: $2 off draft beers and house wines

$1 off well drinks

25 percent off appetizers

Carver Brewing Co.1022 Main Ave., 259-2545

When: 3-6 p.m. daily

Deals: $2 off draft beers

Durango Brewing Co.3000 N. Main Ave., 247-3396

When: 2-5 p.m. daily

Deals: $3 draft beers

Ska Brewing Co.225 Girard St., 247-5792

When/deals:Monday: $2 pints with a Ska pint glass before 5 p.m. After 5 p.m. all pints $2, no pint glass required.

Tuesday: 2 for 1 on select beers

Wednesday: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month is a cask-tapping special event

Thursday: $3 select draft beers

Friday: $3 True Blondes all summer or $3 dark beers in the winter after 5pm

Saturday: $1 off growler and crowler fills

Sunday: $3 True Blonde, ESB, and Pinstripe Red draft beers

Steamworks Brewing Co.801 East Second Ave., 259-9200

When/deals:Monday: $11 pitchers all day

Tuesday: 2 for 1 drinks after 9 p.m. (excluding wine)

Thursday: $3 pints all day

Friday: 3-5 p.m. $1 draws, $2 20-oz. select beers, chance to win a keg

Saturday: Varied drink specials

Sunday: $4.25 house bloody marys, $11 beer pitchers

Restaurant/barsBalcony Bar and Grill600 Main Ave. Suite 210, 422-8008

When: 4-7 p.m. daily

Deals: Varied drink specials

Chimayo Stone Fired Kitchen862 Main Ave., 259-2749

When: 3-5:30 p.m. daily (in bar and lounge only)

Deals: $4 select draft beers and well drinks

$4.50 select wines

$4.50 to $10.50 select appetizers

Cerda 7 Cantina y Comida639 Main Ave., 764-4723

When: 4-7 p.m. daily

Deals: $1 off bottled beers

$2 domestic drafts

$3 imported drafts and El Smurfo specialty cocktails

$5 house margaritas

Cuckoo’s Chicken House128 E. College Drive, 259-6322

When: No set happy hour

Deals: Varied drink specials weekly

Derailed Pour House725 Main Ave., 247-5440

When: 3-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday

Deals: $1 off drafts

$4 well drinks

$6 mules, margaritas, and select appetizers

Diamond Belle Saloon699 Main Ave., 247-4431

When: 4-6 p.m. daily

Deals: $3 Durango Brewing Co. pints and domestic drafts

$4 cosmopolitans, house wines, and well drinks

$4.50-$10 select appetizers

East by Southwest160 E. College Drive, 247-5533

When: 5-6:30 p.m. daily (excluding holiday weekends)

Deals: $2 hot sake

$3 Ska Pinstripe pints

$5 Sky Refresher vodka cocktails

$6 house mojitos, Kimchi Mais (house bloody mary), and select wines

$5 to $13 select appetizers and food specials

Edgewater Grill and Lounge, at DoubleTree501 Camino del Rio, 382-3950

When: 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals: $1 off beers, well drinks, and select wines

Half-price wings and nachos

El Moro Tavern945 Main Ave., 259-5555

When: 3-6 p.m. daily

Deals: $3 well drinks

$4 tallboys

$5 house wines

Eolus Bar and Dining919 Main Ave., 259-2898

When: 4:30-6 p.m. daily

Deals: $3 draft beers

$5 house wines and specialty cocktails

Varied food specials

Fifth Street Eatery139 E. Fifth St., 259-1377

When: 4-5:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, and all day Tuesday

Deals:$1 off bar menu

$0.75 wings or chicken backs

$3 sweet potato hush puppies

$4 smashed fried okra

Fired Up Pizzeria741 Main Ave., 247-0264

When: 3-5 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals: $3 local drafts

$4 well drinks

$5 select wines and cocktails

Gazpacho Restaurant431 East Second Ave., 259-9494

When: 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday (in bar only)

Deals: $2 domestic bottles and cans

$3 draft beers and house margaritas

$5 So Cal specialty cocktails

Homeslice Pizza2915 N. Main Ave., 422-8337

When: 3-6 p.m. daily; 8-10 p.m. daily

Deals: $2 PBRs

$1 Coors Light

$1 off local beers

$2 off Irish whiskeys

Mutu’s Italian Kitchen701 East Second Ave., 375-2701

When: 4-6:30 p.m. daily

Deals: $1 off all beers, wines, and spirits

Half-price appetizers

Irish Embassy Pub900 Main Ave., 403-1200

When: 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals: $3 20-ounce draft beers, well drinks, and house wines

$3.95-$7.95 select appetizers

Lady Falconburgh’s Alehouse and Kitchen640 Main Ave., 382-9664

When: 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals: $2.50 non-specialty draws

$3 well drinks

$3.50 non-specialty drafts

Select food specials

The Office Spiritorium, at the Strater Hotel699 Main Ave., 375-7260

When: 4-6 p.m. daily

Deals: $3 Durango Brewing Co. draft beers

$4 cosmopolitans, well drinks, and house wines

$4-$10 select appetizers

Old Tymers Café1000 Main Ave., 259-2990

When/deals:4-close, every day but Saturday

Monday: $5.50 burgers

Tuesday: $2.50 pints

Wednesday: $9.50 fish and chips

Thursday: $9.50 chicken fried steak

Fridays: $2 tacos

Sundays: Industry night

The Palace Restaurant505 Main Ave., 247-2018

When: 4-7 p.m. daily

Deals: $3.50 domestic drafts

$4 well drinks and house wines

$4.50 house bloody marys and house margaritas

25 percent off appetizers

Plate42 County Rd. 250, 764-4139

When: 4-6 p.m., Monday-Friday, all-day Sunday

Deals:$3 micro brews

$4 house liquor

$4 sangria

$5 cosmos

$5 select wines

$5 prosecco

Red Snapper144 E. Ninth St., 259-3417

When: 4-6 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals: $1 off all drinks

Half-price select appetizers

Seasons Rotisserie and Grill764 Main Ave., 382-9790

When: 4-6 p.m. daily; 9 p.m.-close daily

Deals: $5 specialty mules and select wines

Varied snack specials

Sporting News Grill, at Holiday Inn21636 U.S. Highway 160, 385-6387

When: 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday

Deals: Half-price drafts, house wines, and well drinks

Tequila’s Mexican Restaurant948 Main Ave., 259-7655

When: 2:30-6 p.m. daily

Deals: $2 domestic bottles

$5.25 house margaritas

Half-price select appetizers

Wine BarsEno Wine Bar and Café723 East Second Ave., 385-0105

When: 4-5:30 p.m. daily

Deals: 20 percent off house wines and specialty cocktails

Four Leaves Winery528 Main Ave., 403-8182

When/deals: No daily happy hour, but for a $49.95 membership fee you get:

Two club cards

Half-price wine (~$3.50/glass) every day

20 percent off all merchandise (except fine art)

Half-price tasting parties

Three wine tasting party invites a year

Check out DGO’s other guide. Here’s our Cannabis Directory Guide to SW Colorado! And our Western Slope Brewery Guide.

Pssst! Help us keep these listings up to date

All happy hour specials are current as of March 2017. If you are a business and have a change you’d like to request to your listing, please email ptempleton@bcimedia.com.