When it’s time to get off work and unwind, many locals head to their favorite places for drinks and great food with friends.
There’s so much more to the area than just the same old crowded chain restaurants, and you can find it all with the intoGo app. Here are some of the best spots for happy hour in Jacksonville.
1406 Hendricks Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Sidecar honors the original definition of the cocktail a combination of spirits, sugar, water, and bitters by crafting cocktails from the highest quality ingredients and having an endless desire to learn. The spirit-forward drinks are accompanied by 20 rotating draft beers, over 50 bottled beers, two cocktails on tap, whiskey on tap and a great list of old and new world wine varietals.
15 North Ocean St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Located in the heart of Jacksonville’s entertainment district, Spliff’s Gastropub celebrates happy hour Monday through Friday from 4pm to 7pm. The bar has a wall of rotating taps with local and craft beers. There are select wines and a menu with all kinds of appetizers, sandwiches, and gourmet mac and cheese.
123 East Forsyth St
Dos Gatos is known as Jacksonville’s original cocktail lounge. Located in the downtown area, this lounge is directly across from the historic Florida Theatre. You’ll find the art of the cocktail on full display nightly by a well trained cadre of cocktail artists. They feature late night happy hours and daily drink specials along with game nights and music.
Element Bistro Bar and Lounge
333 East Bay Street
Element Bistro & Craft Cocktail Lounge and Myth Nightclub were created to bring something fresh, new and exciting to the Jacksonville area. Along with many exciting dishes, they have some of the most unique drinks this side of Florida. Each drink is mixed by some of the city’s top mixologists and are infused with fresh fruits. After indulging your palate at Element Bistro & Craft Cocktail Lounge, you can indulge your senses and dance the night away at Myth Nightclub. Boasting the only LED video ceiling in Jacksonville, Myth Nightclub strives to integrate organic design and technology. With three unique spaces, there is a place for everyone.
Candy Apple Cafe and Cocktails
400 North Hogan St
Skip the traffic at the end of your day to join downtown’s most interesting happy hour crowd. They will be toasting candy-inspired specialty cocktails, local and craft beers and fine wines. They also serve some casual foods to help keep your hunger at bay.
115 West Adams St
At this Prohibition-inspired speakeasy, you can indulge in decadent bourbon, whiskey, and scotch on the top shelf, and try their classic cocktails made with a unique twist! The Volstead celebrates happy hour from 4pm to 6pm and 10pm to close discounted appetizers, signature cocktails, bottles of wine, and beer.
914 King St
Kickbacks Gastropub features over 650 different beers along with a full bar and a huge menu. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and there are lots of happy hour specials offered Monday through Friday.
European Street Cafe – Riverside
2753 Park St
European Street Cafe in Riverside is the place for lunch, dinner, and happy hour. The food is excellent with a large variety of salads, and sandwiches. The atmosphere is inviting, and they feature a full bar and a case full of delightful desserts. You can also take home a few treats and a bottle or two of wine. There are daily happy hours with two for one drafts, and a wide variety of beer.