Brisbane's best happy hours for Monday to Friday. | Gourmand and Gourmet

Brisbane’s best weekday happy hours

  • Food & Booze
  • Brisbane
  • Cheap / Budget
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Who said happy hour had to be only an hour long?

We’ve scoured Brisbane for its best bargain offerings to make your Monday or freshen up your Friday!

Monday

Hai Hai | Paddington

From 5pm-6pm on Mondays and Tuesdays, grab a bowl of authentic ramen for just $10 at this Paddo hotspot, plus $5 miso corn or chicken karaage if you’re somehow still hungry.

Pig ‘n’ Whistle | Fortitude Valley

Serving from 11am-midnight, Meaty Mondays at the Pig ‘n’ Whistle will grant you a 220g Riverina rump steak with your choice of tap beer or wine for just $20.

The Fox Hotel | South Brisbane

$10 for 1kg wings – need we say more?! Wing It Mondays serves up the goods from 6-9pm.

Brooklyn Depot | South Bank

From 3pm-6pm every day enjoy $6 burgers and $1 wings, washed down with your choice of beers, basic spirits, and house wines all for just $5!

Tuesday

Beach Burrito | Fortitude Valley

It wouldn’t be a Tuesday specials list without tacos! Treat yoself to $3 tacos at Beach Burrito, every Tuesday.

Darling and Co | Paddington

Love Porterhouse and pinot? Well, you’re in luck – snag both for just $29 every Tuesday!

Finn McCools | Fortitude Valley

If you love a parmy, palm off cooking on Tuesday night and grab a parmy and ½ pint for $9.90 at Finn McCools between 11:30am and 8:3pm. Sounds good to us! 

Wednesday

Macho Macho | Ashgrove

There’s $5 tap beers, $6 house wine and $10 cocktails, with live music to keep things funky. The fun starts at 5pm!

Salt Meats Cheese at West Village | West End

Say ciao to $9 espresso martinis and margs , and $5 house beer and wine in the super-fresh surrounds of this cool new precinct.

Lucky Egg | Fortitude Valley

Sometimes, you just need a plate o’ chicken! Grab one for just a tenner at this cool Valley eatery on Wednesdays.

Thursday

The Malecón Rum Bar | Milton

Get ready to rumble with $10 glasses of Carménère, $8 glasses of mulled wine, $15 hot buttered rums, and $5 off cheese boards – who could say no to any of this? The best part? It runs all day, every  Thursday!

Riverland | CBD

Grab lunch from one of Riverland’s rotating street kitchens, plus a pint of Stone & Wood, for $20!

Bloodhound Bar |Fortitude Valley

There’s specials at this cosy Valley joint every day of the week, but we love their Double Dip Thursdays – two burgers and two schooners (or glasses of wine) for just $18. 

Friday

Carl’s at Gerler Wines | Newstead

For just $20, enjoy ½ dozen Straddie oysters with a glass of their crisp Vermentino between 3-5pm!

Jade Buddha | CBD

Between 4pm-6pm, enjoy an espresso martini (or multiple) for just $10! $5.50 house wine and schooners are also on offer -go on, it’s the weekend.

Darling and Co | Paddington

$7 selected pints, $5 selected wines and $25 cocktail carafes will have you yelling TGIF! Head on in between 4-6pm for these cracker deals.

If you’re hungry (or thirsty) for a discount, there’s something to get you through every day of the working week.

Words by Charlotte Tully