They say it’s 5 o’clock somewhere – right? Well, when it’s 5 o’clock in Monterey County, we know just the places to go to get your happy hour on. Between inexpensive drinks, discounted bar apps and much needed time with friends… there is a reason why it’s called Happy Hour! When you’re ready to experience a solid Monterey County happy hour, be sure to check out some of the best happy hour spots in town! See you there!
HULA’S ISLAND GRILL
Locals love Hula’s Happy Hour for the delicious Hawaiian Californian fusion food, laid back surf-shack atmosphere and tasty tiki drinks. Happy Hour is from 4pm-6pm Sunday and Monday, 2pm-6pm Wednesday through Saturday and Tuesday from 2pm-close!
Vesuvio has a Happy Hour every day from 4pm-6pm and on any given night of the week the bar is busy with repeat locals and visitors alike. Come for the wood fired pizzas, great drink specials and cozy fire pits at their Starlight Rooftop Lounge.
LALLA OCEANSIDE GRILL
For sweeping views of the Monterey Bay coastline, it doesn’t get much better than Lalla Oceanside Grill situated right on Monterey’s historic Cannery Row. Snack on delicious small bites and watch the sunset through the floor to ceiling windows during their daily Happy Hour from 4pm-6pm.
Nothing says “Happy Hour” quite like nachos and craft beer, both of which are found at Peter B’s Brewpub in downtown Monterey. Peter B’s Happy Hour is from 4pm-6:30pm daily and offers specials like sweet potato tater tots, Monterey Bay calamari, and $4 beers.
Nestled in between the sand dunes of Marina on the coast is Kula Ranch. Cozy up at the outdoor fire pit and choose from a tasty sushi selection, Hawaiian inspired dishes and tropical cocktails every day from 4pm-6pm.
Do you have a favorite happy hour spot in Monterey? Tell us about it in the comments below!