There’s no need to hit up any of NYC’s bars when you can enjoy crafty cocktails, innovative bites, and live music at some of the best Jersey City Happy Hours. As Jersey City continues to become home to creative culinary and mixologist minds, restaurants have opened that rival those found just across the river.
These Jersey City Happy Hours pack plenty of punch (and sangria, craft beers, wine… ok you get the point) along with tasty dishes that will have you coming back every night of the week. Whether it’s sitting on a rooftop after work or enjoying the twinkling city skyline for a nightcap, these Jersey City Happy Hours are sure to turn any hour of the week a bit happier.
The Hippest Jersey City Happy Hours With the Best Deals
Every night there’s a reason to join the crowd at O’Hara’s Downtown for great deals on everything from food to drinks. Whether you’re joining for their (almost) all day (any day of the week) Happy Hour that runs from 11am – 7pm where you’ll find $3 drinks and $4 mixed drinks or kicking back on Thursday’s for 25% discount – there’s plenty of reasons to visit and stay a while. 121 1st Street, Jersey City 201-239-7373 https://oharasjc.com/
A few years ago owner Kevin Hennessey opened up O’Leary’s Publik House , which has quickly become the go to spot for Jersey City’s working crowd. Happy Hour (Monday through Saturday 4-8pm) here is all about serving great food and drinks at great prices including $3 beer specials food specials. 788 Garfield Avenue, Jersey City 201-435-7269
It’s not all about the sausages a Würstbar. During Happy Hour (Monday – Friday 4-7pm), you can go from beer to cider to draft wines with sides of Haus Cut Fries and House Poutine all for $10 and under. However, we’re apt to check ourselves with the Czech Yourself deal – for $10 you’ll get a draft and a kielbasa. Now that’s Happy Hour perfection. 516 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City 201-479-8396 http://www.wurstbarjc.com/
Two locations gives you two opportunities to take advantage of one of Jersey City’s best Happy Hours at Taphaus. A quite “generous” Happy Hour, think buy one, get one drafts, half priced appetizers, and sweeping views of the city – it’s a biergarten atmosphere not to miss (for your sake and your wallet!) 2 2nd Street #101 and 201 Marin Boulevard, Jersey City 201-626-6000 http://www.taphausjc.com/
If you’re going to pick a day to check out Orale Mexican Kitchen, do it on a Thursday. You’ll enjoy specials that last all day and all night long, at the bar and at the table! Starting at 3pm till close they’ve got $4 Coronas, $6 Sangria, $6 house margaritas and liquor drinks. What’s better than a great margarita at a great price? (A side of guacamole without the wallet guilt!) 341 Grove Street, Jersey City 201-333-0001 https://www.oralemk.com/
If you haven’t checked out Mathews Food & Drink yet, heading there for Happy Hour (Monday – Friday 4-7pm) gives you plenty of reasons. We’re talking about cocktails – cocktails that will blow your mind the moment they arrive in front of you like little pieces of drinkable art. 351 Grove Street, Jersey City 201-333-1258 http://mathewsfoodanddrink.com/
Hailed as being one of the best late-night spots in the country, Porta in Jersey City is also home to one of our favorite Jersey City Happy Hours. Head there after work for $5 drafts, $6 house wines and $7 speciality cocktails. When the weather is nice, you can also count on live music on the rooftop. (The pizza ain’t so bad either!) 135 Newark Avenue, Jersey City 201-544-5199 https://pizzaporta.com/jersey-city/
There’s nothing dull about Dullboy. Head there Monday – Friday until 7pm for $8 classics, $1 oysters all night long on Tuesdays, and wine down Thursdays. This place has it all and if you’re love of cocktails is only outweighed by your love of classic meets unique dishes, then head here tonight. 364 Grove Street, Jersey City 201-795-1628 https://www.dullboybar.com/