Serving original Southeast Asian dishes in the heart of Old Town Pasadena, Bone Kettle, is the perfect place to take your taste buds on a culinary adventure while relaxing on a fall afternoon. Sip your way through the 5 o’clock hour by enjoying Craft Beers on Tap, House Wine, and Hot Sake all for just $7.00 each. Pair your beverage of choice with Executive Chef Erwin Tjahyadi’s mouthwatering Small Plates like the fresh Oysters with a seasonal mignonette and granité, or the Steak Tartare prepared with St. Helen’s Ranch hangar steak, chili vinaigrette, lemongrass and krupuk. For those looking to enjoy more than a snack, there are Chicken Wings made with fried citrus-brined Petaluma free-range chicken wings and charred lime; the Bone Marrow with scallion confit, toasted bread, mizuna, pears and apples, and Bone Kettle’s famous savory Oxtail Dumplings with seasonal mushrooms, leeks and San Bai Su. So, do not just choose one appetizer to enjoy, as Happy Hour at Bone Kettle will leave both your pocket book and your belly full all season long!
Bone Kettle offers Happy Hour every Monday through Sunday from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm; 67 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103; 626.795.5702; www.BoneKettle.com
Casita Del Campo:
For over 50 years, Casita Del Campo has been known as an exceptional Mexican restaurant in Silver Lake that serves up delicious dishes and drinks in a party atmosphere with two outdoor patios and a beautiful dining room. With a lively nightly Happy Hour, guests may enjoy a wide selection of margaritas including the Casita Classic prepared with tequila, fresh squeezed lime, Triple Sec; the Fruit Margaritas with selections such as Strawberry, Peach, Banana, Watermelon, Mango, Ginger, Pomegranate and Guava, as well as a Smoky Margarita made with Cazadores Reposado Tequila, mescal, Triple Sec and fresh squeezed lime. Bartenders also serve house-made Pina Coladas, Tequila Sunrises, Palomas and Mojitos. Appetizers include Quesadillas Con Rajas prepared with two corn tortillas with a combination of cheese and mild green chile strips; Casita’s Special includes six crispy mini tortillas topped with chicken, beef, beans, guacamole and sour cream, and the Sweet Corn Tamales include two delicately sweet tamales filled with raisins and jack cheese. Every day is a Fiesta at Casita Del Campo during Happy Hour!
Casita Del Campo offers Happy Hour every Monday through Sunday from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm; 1920 Hyperion Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027; 323.662.4255; www.CasitaDelCampo.net
CHAYA Modern Izakaya:
CHAYA Modern Izakaya offers the perfect respite to long days plugging away in Silicon Beach or just a fun day relaxing on Venice Beach with their great Happy Hour that is available “All Night Long!” You cannot start without a proper Happy Hour Cocktail like the Lychee Martini made with vodka, St. Germaine, lychee purée and lemon; the Last Mule made with bourbon, ginger, cassis and lime, or a Highball prepared with Suntory Toki Whisky and club soda for just $8.00 each. If cocktails are not your style, guests can also enjoy a Sapporo Beer on draft or House Wine for $5.00 each. With a beverage in hand, treat your palate to the Happy Hour Food and Sushi without ever having to worry about breaking the bank. Nigiri and Sashimi lovers can enjoy fresh Tuna, Hamachi, Eel, Salmon and other seafood selections from the Kaisen Bar, along with a daily selection of fresh Oysters. Sushi is also a must at CHAYA Modern Izakaya and guests will not be disappointed with rolls such as the Yuzu Spicy Tuna Roll; the Salmon California Roll with crab, avocado, and cucumber, and the American Wagyu Roll prepared with spicy shrimp, cucumber, and green onions. Guests can also spice up the evening with the Spicy Chicken Wings served with sambal chili; Beef Sliders with white cheddar and spicy aioli, or the Chicken Kara- age prepared with Jidori fried chicken and smoked soy. When Cocktails and Happy Hour Food are this good, every night feels like a Friday at CHAYA Modern Izakaya!
CHAYA Modern Izakaya offers Happy Hour every Sunday through Thursday from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm, and every Friday and Saturday from 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm; 110 Navy Street, Venice, CA 90291; 310.396.1179; www.TheChaya.com
Church & State:
A long day at the office or an early evening out with friends calls for a fun and festive Happy Hour filled with cocktail specials and delectable dishes which can all found at Church & State in Downtown Los Angeles. Enjoy a daily selection of Executive Chef Tony Esnault’s $1 Oysters paired with lemon and mignonette; the Le Cachat, a lavender herbed goat cheese on crostini; the Foie de Volaille which is a chicken liver mousse on crostini, or the Deviled Eggs with paprika, lardon, and chives. For Cocktails, guests can enjoy the specialty Craft Cocktail prepared with gin, lemon, Pimm’s, Aperol and mint. At Church & State Happy Hour, guests can easily let the hectic day slip away as they sip and savor the DTLA night away!
Church & State offers Happy Hour every Tuesday through Sunday from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm; 1850 Industrial Street, Los Angeles, CA 90021; 213.405.1434; www.ChurchandStateBirstro.com
Lunetta All Day:
Spend the afternoon and early evening at Lunetta All Day in Santa Monica for a Happy Hour that is sure to end your day the perfect way! Whether with friends or wanting a place to unwind after the long workday, Lunetta All Day is here to greet and treat you with House-Inspired Libations ($8.00), Well Spirits ($7.00), Draft Beer ($6.00), delicious Wine By The Glass ($6.00 – $7.00), and special Bites from Proprietor & Chef Raphael Lunetta and Executive Chef Emilio Cuyuch. Sip a crisp glass of Vinho Verde paired with the Albacore Crudo with mashed avocado and Meyer lemon relish, or enjoy the Rock Shrimp Ceviche with fresh guacamole and house-made lime chips. For Beer enthusiasts, savor a large selection of Draft Beers that taste best when paired with the Chicken Wings with pineapple wing sauce and Cabra Verde, or indulge in the Wood-Fire Octopus Tacos prepared with white beans, fire-roasted peppers and charred tomatillo salsa. Regardless of how the day went, Happy Hour is always happy when lounging at Lunetta All Day!
Lunetta All Day offers Happy Hour every Monday through Friday from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm; 2420 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405; 310.581.4201; www.LunettaSM.com
Preux & Proper:
Happy Hour at Preux & Proper is the perfect place to unwind after a long, laborious day or to gather with friends before heading out to explore a night in DTLA! Grab a seat in the Barroom and start with a classic Beer or House Wine special for $7.00, or branch our get really happy with one of the delicious Frozen Daiquiris or select House Cocktails for just $9.00. Specially priced Barroom Eats are also available for guests to enjoy including items like Executive Chef Sammy Monsour’s Baked Mac & Cheese prepared with orecchiette pasta, scallions, Turbodog ale and Cabot extra sharp cheddar; the Colorado Lamb Ribs made with Jamaican jerk rub, passionfruit-scotch bonnet barbeque and radish pickles, and Lowcountry Mussels served with house-andouille, sweet corn, shallots, butter, scallions, boil spice and crispy fingerling potatoes. On top of daily Happy Hour, guests can also enjoy $1 Oysters every Monday from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Preux & Proper’s tasty drinks, delicious dishes, hearty Happy Hour and genuine Southern Hospitality will quickly have you falling for Fall!
Preux & Proper offers Happy Hour every Monday through Saturday from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm, and every Sunday from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm; 840 South Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014; 213.896.0090; www.PreuxandProper.com
South City Fried Chicken:
Sometimes, all you need is a Fried Chicken Sandwich and a sweet treat to help wash away all the work day woes and Happy Hour at South City Fried Chicken offers you just that! After a long day, head to Corporation Food Hall in Downtown, Los Angeles to enjoy Happy Hour at South City Fried Chicken where every city-inspired Fried Chicken Sandwich is just $9.99 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Try the Greenville prepared with house-smoked chicken bacon, gruyère, Duke’s mayonnaise, shaved gem lettuce, heirloom tomato and bo spice, or the Birmingham made with Tillamook cheddar, Alabama white barbeque sauce, hickory-smoked red onions and chimichurri. For those who enjoy some heat, spice things up with the unique Miami made with jerk spice, lemongrass remoulade, mint, jalapeño, lime, shaved gem lettuce, and heirloom tomato, or enjoy the classic Nashville which is served with house-made Nashville hot sauce, house pickles, cookout slaw, and guests choice of four levels of heat. Pair your favorite Fried Chicken Sandwich with a Fountain Soda and cut all that spice with something sweet by savoring a frosty (and vegan!) Dole Whip for dessert, made exclusively of Dole pineapples and served with shaved coconut, pecans, or Mexican chocolate. Happy Hour at South City Fried Chicken will have you leaving with your belly, and wallet full this Fall!
South City Fried Chicken offers Happy Hour every Monday through Sunday from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm; 724 South Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014; 213.278.0008; www.SouthCityFriedChicken.com
The Raymond 1886:
There is nothing like a good Happy Hour to help liven up a long workday or start a fun night with friends and Pasadena’s The Raymond 1886 has exactly what you need. Guests of The Raymond 1886 can enjoy 50% off Well Drinks and Bar Bites, $5.00 Select Wines, $4.00 Craft Beers, and $7.00 Daily Craft Cocktails. Pair the drink of your choice with a variety of tasty Bar Bites like the Hand Cut Onion Rings served with The Raymond 1886’s aged Worcestershire; the Suckling Pig Carnitas Tacos with white onions and salsa verde; Mac-n-Cheese baked with Irish cheddar and gruyère, or the Steamed Mussels served with Angry Lady sauce and Chinese sausage. Sip a cocktail (or two) and enjoy Pasadena’s finest as you lounge the rest of the day away without breaking the bank at Happy Hour at The Raymond 1886!
The Raymond 1886 offers Happy Hour every Tuesday through Friday from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm; 1250 South Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105; 626.441.3136; www.TheRaymond.com