6 of the Best Places to Celebrate Happy Hour in Melbourne

What's better than a nice glass of something out somewhere cool? When it's much cheaper than usual, of course!

You can imagine in a city of residents who love being out and about that we're very well catered for in the Happy Hour department, and we've spent a bit of time hunting down some of the coolest places for the most well-priced beverages (I know, tough work!).

The Grace Darling

Grab $3.5 Pots & $7 Pints of Coopers or Cider Monday – Friday from 4pm til 6pm. If the weather's fine, 

On balmy afternoons, the daily happy hour makes the sidewalk beer garden prime people-watching real estate so make sure you grab a seat in the sun!

Where: 114 Smith Street, Collingwood

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The Shaw Davey Slum

Down at the Shaw Davey you've got happy hour every single day! $2 pots of selected beer from noon, jugs of cocktails, jugs of spirits and plenty of food options all for excellent prices. Happy hour between 5-8pm and 9-11pm.

Check out the times and deals here.

Where: 171-175 Elgin Street, Carlton

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Tyranny of Distance

Fortunately there's no tyranny of drinks at Tyranny of Distance, because all week you're looking at $4 basic spirits, tap beer, cider, house red, white & sparkling wine from 4 - 7pm. Also, it's a "lubritorium", and how often can you say you've had a beer in a place like that?!

Where: 147 Union Street Windsor

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College Lawn Hotel

Kick off the weekend (and say goodbye to the end of the working week) with wine, pints and basic spirits cheaper than usual on Fridays 5-7pm at the College Lawn Hotel.

Where: 36 Greville Street, Prahran

Image Credit: Imperial South Yarra Facebook

The Imperial

Downstairs at The Imperial on Friday nights from 4-7pm you'll find bottled beer, cider, house wine and spirits all for $8.50 each. Treat yourself!

Where: 522 Chapel Street, South Yarra

Image Credit: The Hawthorn Hotel Facebook

Hawthorn Hotel

If you love sports and beer gardens, head down to $5 beer, cider, basics, & house wine, or $10 espresso martinis from 4pm – 7pm every day at the Hawthorn Hotel and you'll be set. If the weather is fine, head straight out the back.

Where: 481 Burwood Road, Hawthorn