While it gets tougher and tougher to find a good deal on the Strip, Downtown Las Vegas stands ready to welcome value-focused visitors with open arms. Resort fees downtown pack a lesser punch, parking is cheaper and food/drinks tend to be a better deal.
Where can you find a cheap drink or cocktail downtown? We thought we would compile a list of our top happy hours and all day values on or near Fremont Street.
Note that happy hour deals change frequently. While we’ll do our best to keep this updated, we also link out to the specific deal so that you can verify the terms are still accurate before making the trip.
Downtown Las Vegas Drink Deals
Craft beer fans should note that Banger Brewing is also offering a “Beer Experience” Groupon Deal (view the deal) for either 2 or 4 people that will supply you with beer, and a souvenir pint glass. Unlike happy hour, that offer is good any time of the day.
Pizza Rock at Downtown Grand: The pizza place we deemed the best in Vegas runs happy hour Monday through Friday from 3 pm – 6 pm. Cheap drinks offered include $4 well drinks and $4 32 oz. cans of PBR and $2 off all draft beer, wine, and cocktails. Sweetening the deal are the food deals that include $4 Italian Fries and $5 Personal Pizzas among other offerings.
Triple George at Downtown Grand: Happy hour at Triple George runs from 3 pm – 6 pm Monday through Friday and features $5 draft beers, wine, and well drinks. Food deals are also offered and include $8 Fried Calimari, $10 Crab Cake Bites, and $9 Charred Octopus.
Mickie Finnz: Deals during Mickie Finnz 4 pm – 7 pm happy hour include $6 Coors Light/well drinks, house wine, and margaritas Monday through Friday. Also offered are a selection of appetizers to include Queso and Chips, Bacon Tots, and Boneless Buffalo Wings for $6.
Filament Bar at Fremont: Along with a unique “lighting” themed ambiance, Filament serves up $3 Heineken 24-hours per day.
Grotto at Golden Nugget: Happy hour at Grotto runs from 4 pm – 6 pm on both Fridays and Saturdays. Deals include $5 draft beer options, $6 wine, and $8 signature cocktails. Additionally, pizzas are only $10 during happy hour.
Chart House at Golden Nugget: Sure, the drinks are great, but you’ll be mesmerized by Chart House’s 75,000-gallon tropical fish tank which serves as the focal point of the bar. Happy Hour deals run from 4 pm – 6 pm Friday through Sunday and include discounted appetizers, $6 wine, $4 bottles of domestic beer, $5 well drinks, and discounted food selections.
Chicago Brewing Company at 4 Queens: Living up to the value proposition that 4 Queens is celebrated for, Chicago Brewing offers $2 off draft beers, and 50% off house wine/well drinks from Sunday – Thursday during their 3 pm – 6 pm happy hour deal.
Oscar’s at Plaza: The popular steakhouse overlooking Fremont Street offers a daily happy hour from 5 pm – 7 pm daily. Included in the deal are $3 Bud Light, Sam Adams, or Michelob Ultra and $4 Peroni, Newcastle, or Amstel Light. Well cocktails are $6 and discounted food is also offered.
Cadillac Mexican & Tequila’s at Golden Nugget: Happy hour runs from 4 pm -7 pm Monday – Friday and features $4 domestic beers, $5 well drinks & margaritas, $5 craft beer, and discounted food options.
Red Sushi at Golden Nugget: A unique twist on happy hour downtown Las Vegas, Red Sushi serves sake bombs for $4, sparkling sake for $6, and a skinny saketini rom 4-6 pm daily.
Parlour Bar at El Cortez: Happy hour deals run daily from 5 pm – 7 pm and feature $5 appetizers, $3 Draft Bud Light, and $5 Tito’s/Jameson cocktails.
Ike’s at El Cortez: Like the Parlour Bar, Ikes offers a 5 pm – 7 pm happy hour that features $3 Bud Light drafts, $4 Anchor Steam, Modelo, or Negra Modelo draft beer. Additionally, cocktails made with New Amsterdam Gin, Bacardi, and Jim Beam are $4. Cocktails crafted with Tito’s, Jameson, or 1800 Tequila are $5.
Hennessey’s Tavern: serves up $5 23 oz drafts, wine, sangria, margaritas, and other select cocktails from 4 pm – 7 pm Monday – Friday as part of their happy hour. Select appetizers, including their Buffalo Cauliflower, Garlic Parmesean Pretzel Poppers, and Cajun Seared Ahi are also only $6 during that timeframe. Additionally, they serve $6 Greyhounds, Screwdrivers, and Vodka Lemonades all day.
Bin 702: Located in the Downtown Container Park, Bin 702 runs a daily happy hour from 3 pm – 6 pm which features $5 local pints, $6 well drinks, $7 wine, and $20 wine bottles. Local beer selections include brews from Crafthaus, Tenaya Creek, and Mojave Brewing among others. Stick around afterward to watch the praying mantis fire show at the entrance of the Container Park!
The Underground Speakeasy: A unique speakeasy experience at the Mob Museum, a happy hour is offered Sunday – Thursday from 5 pm – 7 pm and offers guests $2 off all beer, wine, and cocktails. The typical sticker price of a drink ranges from $6 (beer) to $10 – $15 for cocktails and wine. While not the cheapest drink on Fremont Street, it’s pretty cool. More on how to get into the Mob Museum speakeasy here.
Nacho Daddy: While known for their scorpion shot, Nacho Daddy also offers a rotating selection of ever-changing drink deals at their downtown location. Check out the current happy hour deals here under “specials”.
Cat’s Meow: A karaoke bar found in Neonopolis, Cat’s Meow offers 2 for 1 drinks daily from 5 pm – 8 pm as part of their happy hour.
Downtown Cocktail Room: Right across the street from Hennessey’s Tavern in Fremont East, the Downtown Cocktail Room offers a “Halfy Hour” from 5 pm – 7 pm Tuesday through Sunday. As the name would suggest, the deal entitles you to half off everything in the bar.
The Smashed Pig: Also found on Fremont East, The Smashed Pig offers a happy hour from Wednesday – Friday from 4 pm – 6 pm. Notable items that are part of the deal include a $3 PBR, $6 red/white wine, and $6 well drinks in addition to a number of food items priced at $6.
Lastly, and least glamorous: The cheapest beers you’ll find on Fremont Street can be had at one of the convenience/gift stores in the area. Pick up tall 16 or 24 oz. can for $2-$3 bucks and take it to go.
Triple 7 Brewery at Main Street Station: Triple 7 serves $2 16 oz. / $3 24 oz. Craft Beers as part of their happy hour which runs Mon- Fri from 3-6 pm and again from 11 pm – 3 am. Additionally offered are $4 cocktails, $3 Jag shots, and food deals. Note: Triple 7 is currently closed.
Just note that due to different open container laws downtown vs. the Strip, open containers technically need to be purchased from a Fremont Street bar and be in a plastic cup. According to the rules, you are not supposed to buy a can of beer and crack it open to go.
In our experience, however, walking with an open can of beer doesn’t usually get you into hot water if you are not being obnoxious.