Happy Hour in Oklahoma City

by Kristin Packnett, an AOL Travel ContributorPosted Sep 9th 2010 02:59 PM

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Oklahoma City offers several choices to make your happy hour, well, happy! Here's my advice for finding the best happy hour in Oklahoma City.
Happy hour at In the Raw has made many Oklahoma City sushi lovers very happy! Its happy hour menu features $3 sushi rolls and $3 drink specials. Enjoy upbeat music and friendly service in an open environment. Choose a seat at the sushi bar or at a swank table, or pull on up to a bar top.

In the Raw
200 S. Oklahoma #130
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
(405) 702-1325
Monday - Friday, 5:00PM- 7:00PM
$3 sushi rolls, kitchen specials, $3 - $4 cocktails, $3 beer specials


If you are looking for a sophisticated scene for happy hour (with fried pickles on the menu), Mickey Mantle's is your place! The clientele is an after work business crowd ready to enjoy the evening. Even though the restaurant's name pays homage to the late baseball icon Mickey Mantle, patrons can catch all sorts of sporting games on the many TVs located around the bar.

Mickey Mantle's Steak House
7 South Mickey Mantle Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73104-2458
(405) 272-0777
Monday - Friday, 4:30PM - 7:00PM
$2 domestics, half- priced appetizers, and complimentary hors d'oeuvres


For a unique, artistic flare to your happy hour, visit Paseo Grill in the Paseo Arts District. This local bar and restaurant is nestled in the heart of this creative arts neighborhood and is a casual venue with a tempting happy hour menu, offering don't-miss appetizers like hummus and southwest spinach dip. Enjoy the patio that overlooks the many art galleries in the area.

Paseo Grill
2909 Paseo, Suite A
Oklahoma City, OK 73103-1052
(405) 601-1079
Monday - Friday, 4:00PM - 7:00PM
Featured cocktail specials, $2 domestics, half-priced appetizers, complimentary chips and salsa, and fried green beans.


A chic and upbeat alternative to the standard happy hour scene can be found at Nonna's Purple Bar. Decorated in warm tones, this local bar is cozy, yet filled with an element of excitement. Enjoy a glass of wine or a martini with the tasty artichoke duo appetizer.

Nonna's Purple Bar
124 East Sheridan Avenue (Second Floor)
Oklahoma City, OK 73104-2420
(405) 235-4410
Tuesday - Saturday, 3:30PM - 6:30PM
Half-priced appetizers
Live music on Friday and Saturday


Grab your friends and head to Café Nova for a party-like happy hour atmosphere. With music and big crowds, the restaurant hosts a mod gathering. If you want to be seen and meet new people, it's the perfect happy hour in Oklahoma City.

Café Nova
4308 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118-5418
(405) 525-6682
Monday - Saturday, 4:00PM - 8:00PM
$5 all you can drink draws, $5 appetizer menu
Thursdays - 9:00PM - 2:00AM Ladies Night


Happy hour is a little spicy in Midtown! Choose Tuesday night for your trip to Iguana Mexican Grill. With $1 tacos and beer specials, it is one of the best happy hour restaurants in Oklahoma City.

Iguana Mexican Grill
9 Northwest 9th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73102-5806
(405) 606-7172
Taco Tuesdays, 4:00PM - 11:00PM
$1 tacos and $1.50 Tecate


Happy hour at Red Prime Steak is the perfect way to experience this fine dining establishment. The bar is lively and the happy hour menu offers patrons the opportunity to try the much sought-after food for only $3. Enjoy the ambiance and the company of the regulars.

Red Prime Steak
504 North Broadway Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73102-6210
(405) 232-2626
Monday - Friday, 4:30PM - 7:00PM
$3 appetizers


Bolero's Spanish Grill and Bar, located in the heart of Bricktown, is a favorite happy hour restaurant for locals. For a walk outside the ordinary, try the sangria and the goat cheese tapas. Bolero is a fun, modern bar and restaurant with an open atmosphere and is the perfect spot for a fun evening with friends.

Bolero
200 S. Oklahoma Avenue, Suite 140
Oklahoma City, OK 73104-2488
(405) 602-0652
Thursdays, 4:00PM - 7:00PM
$5 sangrias, $4 well drinks, $1 domestics, complimentary tapas

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