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A Guide to Happy Hour in the Uptown Neighborhood

These 13 spots feature great deals on drinks and food.

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Uptown is a hot dining destination, so it makes sense that there are plenty of great happy hour options in the area. Whether you want to score drinks, food, or both at a lower price, these 13 establishments await.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Park & Co.

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439 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203
(720) 328-6732
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At this singular offshoot of the popular Park Burger establishments, happy hour runs weekdays from 2 to 6 p.m. and from 10 p.m. to close on weeknights, as well as 11 p.m. to close Friday and Saturday. You'll score $1 off wine and beer, plus there's a variety of shot-and-beer combos or classic cocktails for $5.

2. Caveau Wine Bar

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450 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 861-3747
Oenophiles should seek out glasses of wine for $6 that are usually $12 and under, or half off on glasses that are typically $13 and over, offered Monday through Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. On Sundays, all bottles of wine are half off.
501 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 800-7705
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Look for happy hour on weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m., when you can score $5 highballs—pair a spirit and an Ace soda, $4 Vietnamese coffee shots, as well as bao buns for $3 and $1 dim sum like pork and chive shumai or shrimp dumplings.

4. Steuben's

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523 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 830-1001
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Steuben's serves up happy hour at two different times: weekdays from 2 to 6 p.m., and daily from 10 p.m. to close. The afternoon deal includes snacks like $3 falafel sliders or deviled eggs for 50 cents each, and drinks range from $2 PBR to $6 classic cocktails like Moscow mules and pisco sours. Late-night, there's the infamous $7 cheeseburger, fries, and beer combo.

5. Avenue Grill

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630 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 861-2820
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Open since 1988, the Avenue Grill is known for its martinis, of which you can find a few variations for $5 from 3 to 7 p.m. daily. There are also small plates from $3 to $6, plus specials on house wine and draft beer.

6. Tony P's 17th Avenue

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777 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 839-3200
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Billed as Tony P's Happier Hour, the list of specials offered Monday through Friday from 4 to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., and nightly from 9 to 11 p.m. is extensive. Choose from big slices of pizza with up to three toppings for $3, $8 pitchers of Coors Light, and $7 limoncello martinis, among others.

7. The Horseshoe Lounge

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414 East 20th Avenue
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 832-1180
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Everything on the happy hour list is $3, available daily from 3 to 7 p.m. Score mini cheese pizza, meatball sliders, well drinks, and select drafts at this neighborhood bar that has pool, pinball, and more.

8. Gumbo's

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1033 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218
(720) 266-5300
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This Cajun cafe slings $4 hurricanes and Moscow mules, $3 red beans and rice, and barbecue shrimp for $4, among other items from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.

9. Argyll Whisky Beer

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1035 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 847-0850
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You'll find happy hour here from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. There are deals on small plates, plus drinks like $4 old-fashioneds.

10. Las Margs Tavern

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1521 Marion Street
Denver, CO 80218
(720) 361-2137
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Las Margs is the revamped version of the former Las Margaritas, where happy hour runs Monday through Friday from 3 to 7 p.m., with $3 house margs, $2 drafts, and $3 well drinks. Late-night from 10 p.m. to close it's two-for-one on all drinks except bottled beer.

11. The BSide

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1336 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 474-4960
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Everything on this newcomer with a retro vibe's happy hour menu is $4 or $5, including food and drinks. From 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, enjoy smashed fried bologna, chicken chicharrónes, 12-ounce local craft cans, and house cocktails like the "very slow comfortable screw against the wall."

12. Humboldt Farm Fish Wine

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1700 Humboldt Street
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 813-1700
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Housed in the former Strings space, Humboldt is a spot for daily happy hour from 3 to 6 p.m. With both snacks and drinks on the menu, take advantage of $4 and $5 glasses of wine, $6 cocktails like a Pimms cup, and food like $1 oysters, or crispy broccoli for $6.

13. P17

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1600 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 399-0988
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Chef Mary Nguyen's neighborhood French bistro boasts a variety of specials from 3 to 10 p.m. on Mondays, and 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Build your own platter from items like $2 house-marinated olives and Andouille sausage for $5, and wash it down with $4 house wines or a Denver mule cocktail for $6.

1. Park & Co.

439 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203
At this singular offshoot of the popular Park Burger establishments, happy hour runs weekdays from 2 to 6 p.m. and from 10 p.m. to close on weeknights, as well as 11 p.m. to close Friday and Saturday. You'll score $1 off wine and beer, plus there's a variety of shot-and-beer combos or classic cocktails for $5.
439 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203

2. Caveau Wine Bar

450 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203
Oenophiles should seek out glasses of wine for $6 that are usually $12 and under, or half off on glasses that are typically $13 and over, offered Monday through Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. On Sundays, all bottles of wine are half off.
450 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203

3. Ace

501 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203
Look for happy hour on weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m., when you can score $5 highballs—pair a spirit and an Ace soda, $4 Vietnamese coffee shots, as well as bao buns for $3 and $1 dim sum like pork and chive shumai or shrimp dumplings.
501 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203

4. Steuben's

523 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203
Steuben's serves up happy hour at two different times: weekdays from 2 to 6 p.m., and daily from 10 p.m. to close. The afternoon deal includes snacks like $3 falafel sliders or deviled eggs for 50 cents each, and drinks range from $2 PBR to $6 classic cocktails like Moscow mules and pisco sours. Late-night, there's the infamous $7 cheeseburger, fries, and beer combo.
523 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203

5. Avenue Grill

630 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203
Open since 1988, the Avenue Grill is known for its martinis, of which you can find a few variations for $5 from 3 to 7 p.m. daily. There are also small plates from $3 to $6, plus specials on house wine and draft beer.
630 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203

6. Tony P's 17th Avenue

777 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203
Billed as Tony P's Happier Hour, the list of specials offered Monday through Friday from 4 to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., and nightly from 9 to 11 p.m. is extensive. Choose from big slices of pizza with up to three toppings for $3, $8 pitchers of Coors Light, and $7 limoncello martinis, among others.
777 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203

7. The Horseshoe Lounge

414 East 20th Avenue, Denver, CO 80205
Everything on the happy hour list is $3, available daily from 3 to 7 p.m. Score mini cheese pizza, meatball sliders, well drinks, and select drafts at this neighborhood bar that has pool, pinball, and more.
414 East 20th Avenue
Denver, CO 80205

8. Gumbo's

1033 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80218
This Cajun cafe slings $4 hurricanes and Moscow mules, $3 red beans and rice, and barbecue shrimp for $4, among other items from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
1033 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218

9. Argyll Whisky Beer

1035 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80218
You'll find happy hour here from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. There are deals on small plates, plus drinks like $4 old-fashioneds.
1035 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218

10. Las Margs Tavern

1521 Marion Street, Denver, CO 80218
Las Margs is the revamped version of the former Las Margaritas, where happy hour runs Monday through Friday from 3 to 7 p.m., with $3 house margs, $2 drafts, and $3 well drinks. Late-night from 10 p.m. to close it's two-for-one on all drinks except bottled beer.
1521 Marion Street
Denver, CO 80218

11. The BSide

1336 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80218
Everything on this newcomer with a retro vibe's happy hour menu is $4 or $5, including food and drinks. From 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, enjoy smashed fried bologna, chicken chicharrónes, 12-ounce local craft cans, and house cocktails like the "very slow comfortable screw against the wall."
1336 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218

12. Humboldt Farm Fish Wine

1700 Humboldt Street, Denver, CO 80218
Housed in the former Strings space, Humboldt is a spot for daily happy hour from 3 to 6 p.m. With both snacks and drinks on the menu, take advantage of $4 and $5 glasses of wine, $6 cocktails like a Pimms cup, and food like $1 oysters, or crispy broccoli for $6.
1700 Humboldt Street
Denver, CO 80218

13. P17

1600 East 17th Avenue, Denver, CO 80218
Chef Mary Nguyen's neighborhood French bistro boasts a variety of specials from 3 to 10 p.m. on Mondays, and 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Build your own platter from items like $2 house-marinated olives and Andouille sausage for $5, and wash it down with $4 house wines or a Denver mule cocktail for $6.
1600 East 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218

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