The Upstate is becoming a popular spot for families and young professionals. Have you ever wanted a guide to all the best drink deals around town? @GVLHappyHour on Instagram created an amazing chart covering every area around town! Here is the link to their Ultimate Guide to GVL Happy Hours!
We decided to go through and pick our top places from each area.
Downtown & Surrounding Areas
Blockhouse– Located off Augusta Road, Blockhouse is a Greenville staple 40 years. Every Monday through Friday they have $3.75 domestic bottles, $4.25 wells, and $3 Miller/Yuengling Draft and Thursdays is half bottles of wine. On Mondays, they have ½ off oysters, Tuesdays is ½ off select apps, Wednesdays is $7.50 wings. They also have Sunday brunch from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. with $12 Bottomless Mimosas.
Charleston Sports Pub- Located near downtown has food and drink specials every day of the week. Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. they have $2 domestic bottles, $3 wells and fireball, $4 house wine and Grand Marnier and up to $7 select apps. Mondays is also ½ off specialty burgers, Tuesdays is $3 tacos, Corona, Milagro, and Espolon and Trivia starting at 7 p.m. Wednesdays is $15 for 20 jumbo wings. Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. they offer $2 mimosas, $4 bloody marys, $10 mimosa carafes and bottomless mimosas.
Greektown Grille- Located in McBee Station, they have one of the longer happy hours, Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. you can get $2.25 domestic bottle beer, $3.25 house wine, and $5.50 well drinks and on Wednesdays they offer ½ off bottles of wine.
Husk BBQ- Located near the Greenville Drive, Husk has delicious food and happy hours Tuesday through Friday. From 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., you can get $1 off bottles and cans of beer, $3 bourbon shots, $4 select drafts, and $5 select wine by the glass and wells.
Limoncello- Located just off Main Street, behind the Peace Center, Limoncello is tucked away with some of the best happy hour specials. Enjoy some delicious pasta with discounted drinks. Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. enjoy $2 domestics, $3 Peroni Draft, $5 select wine, and up to $5 liquor. Mondays from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. is ½ off bottles of wine, Tuesdays is $2 Prosecco, and Wednesdays is BOGO TOGO pizza!
Southern Culture- Located just past North Main, they offer Happy Hour 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Tuesdays includes ½ off bottles of wine and Saturday and Sunday is $12 bottomless mimosas.
Velo Fellow- Located just off Falls Park, they have great happy hour specials. From 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, you can receive $3 pints and $2 off all apps. Tuesdays is ½ off bottles of wine and Saturday and Sunday, you can enjoy $3 mimosas and $5 bloody marys.
Haywood & Pleasantburg Road
Cheesecake Factory- Located near the mall, the Cheesecake Factory has something for everyone. From 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, you can enjoy $6.95 select cocktails, wells, and house wine, $4.50 drafts, and $3.50 domestic bottles.
City Range- Located right across from the mall, they have the best priced bottomless mimosas in Greenville! Only $9 on Sundays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.! They also have great specials throughout the week. Monday through Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. you can get $5 house wine and wells, and $1 off domestic beer. Tuesdays is also ½ off bottles of wine.
Eastside Bar and Grill– Located near the corner of Haywood and East North Street, Eastside Bar and Grill offers $3 wells and Yuengling draft, $2 domestic bottles, and Bud light drafts Monday through Friday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Kanpai- Located near the mall, this is one of the best places for Hibachi. Tuesday through Saturday form 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., you can get $3 16 oz drafts, $3.50 23oz drafts, $4.50 wells, sake, and wine, $5 frozen daquiri and $5.50 large hot sake.
Local Cue- Located on the other side of 385 from the mall, Local Cue is a fun place to relax, have a drink, and enjoy some extra crispy tater tots. Their happy hour is Monday through Friday 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., $1 off all alcohol, $12 Bud buckets, $13 Miller buckets, and $16 Corona or Narragansett buckets. They also offer $10 Mimosa pitchers on Sundays!
Spare Time- Located on Congaree just past the mall, their happy hour is Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. You can get $2 off tall drafts, ½ off wine and $5 signature cocktails.
White Duck Taco- Both locations (one Located near the West End of Downtown and another Located by the Downtown Airport off Laurens Road) have great happy hours! Sit outside to enjoy a delicious taco and from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday you can get $4 drafts and wine, $4.50 wells and $5 margarita.
Wine House- Located on Haywood Road, Wine House is the perfect spot for any wine lover. They offer $2 off wines by the glass from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays.
Woodruff Road & Simpsonville
Bonefish- Located on Woodruff Road, Bonefish offers happy hours every day! Monday through Sunday from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. you can get $1 off drafts, $4 house wine, $5 select cocktails, and $6 select spirits.
Dave and Busters- Located on Woodruff Road, Dave and Busters happy hour is Monday through Friday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. This includes ½ price cocktails, $2.50 domestic pints, $1 off 22oz drafts and wine glasses, and $3 off wine bottles.
Firebirds- Located right by Costco on Woodruff Road, Firebirds Woodfire Grill is a delicious place for dinner, but try to catch the early bird specials during their happy hour, Monday through Friday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Their happy hour includes $2 off draft beers, $5 wells, $6 select wine and the Black Diamond Martini, and $7 select cocktails.
Habitap– Located just off Woodruff road, Habitap offers great happy hours every day of the week. Tuesday through Saturday you can enjoy $2 off craft beer, wine, and wells from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. On Saturdays and Sundays, you can also get $14 bottomless mimosas.
Stella’s Southern Brasserie- Located right across the street from Legacy Park, Stellas offers a delicious array of food along with these amazing happy hours. Tuesday through Sunday from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. they take $1 off house wine and have $5 house liquors.
Unleashed Dog bar- We cannot leave out our friends with furry friends! Unleashed dog bar is Located off Woodruff Road and offers $10 buckets on Sundays.
Yardhouse– Another great find on Woodruff Road, Yardhouse offers ½ off select apps, ½ off pizzas, $2 off beer, wine, and cocktails, $3 off 9 oz wine and $4 off half yards Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. On Wednesdays they offer $5 glasses of wine and ½ off select bottles 4 pm to 8 pm.
Bimini’s- Located right where Pelham meets Haywood, Bimini’s offers $1 off drinks and apps Monday through Sunday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. On Mondays they offer buy one entrée/sandwich get one free (up to $10), Tuesdays is ½ off oysters, Wednesdays is 25% off shrimp, Thursdays is $5 off Bimini boils, and Sundays is Sunday Funday meaning there are apps and drink specials all day.
El Molcajete- Located at the intersection where Pelham ends on East North Street, El Molcajete offers $3.50 small margarita, $3 16 oz draft beer, $5 large margarita and 32oz drafts from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
Irashai– Located on Pelham Road, near East North Street, Irashai offers $1 off drinks from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
Rigsby’s– Located on S. Batesville Road, Rigsby’s offers happy hour from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Sunday with $1 off drafts and wine and $4 wells. On Wednesdays they have $5 glasses of wine and $10 bottles of wine. On Thursdays they have BOGO wings.
Sidewall- At the newest Sidewall location (along with the other locations in Travelers Rest and Downtown Greenville), their happy hour includes ½ off draft beer Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. along with ½ off bottles of wine on Mondays.
Tip it Back- Located on Pelham Road, near the East North Street Intersection, Tip it Back offers $2.50 domestic bottles, $3 wells, $5 Titos and $6 Jameson Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. They also have $3 mimosas on Sundays.
Top Golf- Located where Pelham road and I- 85 intersect, Top Golf offers happy hour specials Monday through Friday 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. They include $5 beers and wells, $6 select cocktails, and $7 select wine.
Taylors & Greer
Andino- Located on Brookwood Drive in Greer, Andino’s offers $4 margarita and house drinks from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.
Blue Ridge Brewing Company- Located on Trade Street in Greer, Blue Ridge Brewing offers happy hour from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. It includes $2.75 wells and domestics and $5 craft beer.
Crate Restaurant and Wine Bar- Located near the intersections of S. Main and Poinsett Street, Crate offers ½ priced drinks from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.
La Reata- Located on Wade Hampton, La Reata offers happy hour from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. This includes $1 off drafts and $2 off margarita.
Ollie’s Tavern– Located near Victor Park in Greer, offers happy hour from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday with $1 off all drinks.
Sonnys Grill- Located on South Main Street in Greer, offers happy hour Monday through Sunday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. with $2 domestics and $5 signature cocktails.
Wild Ace- Located in Downtown Greer, Wild Ace offers a variety of different happy hour specials depending on the day of the week. Tuesdays is BOBO pizza slices along with $3 wells, Wednesdays is ½ off 12 pc wings with $4 liters, Thursdays is ½ off apps with $5 domestic pitchers, Fridays is $1 off all drinks from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sundays they have $4 bloody marys and mimosas.
Chicora Alley- With three locations (DT Greenville, TR, and Mauldin Road) all the Chicora Ally happy hours are a bit different, but in Travelers Rest the Chicora Alley offers happy hour from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday- Friday with $1 off drafts and domestic bottles, $5 house wine and second shelf liquors with free chips and salsa.
El Rancho Grande- Located near Tigerville Road on US-25 in Travelers Rest, El Rancho Grande offers$1 off all drinks Monday through Thursday 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Mojos- Located on US-25, Mojo’s Famous Burgers offers happy hours Monday through Sunday. We’re not certain about the time, so we suggest checking their website out. There is a special every day for a $10 bucket. Mondays also has $4 margarita, Tuesdays has $4 tequila sunrise, Thursdays has $3 Payday and Grape Ape, Fridays has $3 Dingy and Fireball, Saturdays has $5 green tea shots and Sundays has $5 surfer on acids.
Shortfields– Located on Main Street in Travelers Rest, Shortfields offers happy hour Monday through Friday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. with $2 domestic drafts, $2.50 domestic bottles, $3 wells and import bottles. Wednesdays is also ½ off bottles of wine.
Topsoil- Located on Main Street in Travelers Rest, Topsoil offers $15 wine tasting from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday.
Whistle Stop- Located on Main Street in Travelers Rest, overlooking the driving range and Swamp Rabbit Trail, The Whistle Stop offers a variety of happy hours Monday through Friday 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays is $5 margarita and 6 jumbo wings, Tuesdays is $6 Absolut Vodka cosmos, appletinis, and Jim Beam Manhattan’s, Wednesdays is ½ off wine, Thursdays is $3 wells, $5 fried pickles and $1 off pint with a flight and Fridays is $1 off all drinks.
Stay tuned! We will be uploading more Happy Hour restaurant locations around Greenville county to this blog post!