For most of us, when we think of happy hours our minds likely flutter to Central and SoHo sooner than the densely packed and brightly lit streets of Causeway Bay. But if you’re looking to indulge in a post-work drink or two further east on the island, then we’ve got you covered with some surprisingly delectable happy hour deals over in CWB.
What happens when you pair breath-taking views of Victoria Harbour and an acclaimed design team with a modern twist on the classic grill menu and outstanding drinks? ALTO Bar & Grill, that’s what. Lavishly set on the 31st floor, ALTO delivers an entirely fabulous dining experience in the heart of Causeway Bay. And with an awesome happy hour (including a special snack menu), it’s a top pick for anyone who wants a rooftop razzle without breaking the bank.
When: Daily, from 5:30pm to 8pm
Where: 31/F, V Point, 18 Tang Lung Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Half price on selected cocktails, mocktails, sparkling wine, house white, red and rose, house spirits and draught beer.
Equipped with a fabulous (and newly renovated) outdoor terrace, delicious food flavours from around the globe and nibbles while you drink, and a buy-one-get-one-free happy hour special, BOND is one of the best kept secrets east of SoHo! Thanks, we’ll be here all summer.
When: Weekdays, from 5pm to 10:30pm; Weekends from 3pm to 10:30pm
Where: 2/F, 98 Tung Lo Wan Road, Little Tai Hang, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Buy-one-get-one-free on beers, wines, house spirits and prosecco
Give us an outdoor terrace and we’re already likely sold, but add a sense of neighbourhood charm and rustic Italian cuisine and you’ve definitely got us hooked. Fashion Walk is home to several varied dining experiences but this delightful Italian eatery wants you to come in, feel at home and indulge in the good life. EAT.it’s latest offering (on top of a fabulous new brunch) is just another reason to stop in the unpretentious CWB spot.
When: Monday to Friday, 4pm to 8pm
Where: Shop J, 9 Kingston Street, Fashion Walk, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Enjoy $35 Peroni, Prosecco, Aperol Signature Spritz, Homemade Sangria with Fresh Fruit and House White and Red Wines from 4pm until 6pm. Those arriving after 6pm can revel in the same deal for just $45 a drink until 8pm!
Resembling classic 1920s style Belgian beer halls, FRITES encourages conversation and community through its ethos (and portions) of sharing. The European approach makes FRITES a perfect post-work hangout, where you can wind down and catch up over some delicious comfort food and an extensive drinks list.
When: Monday to Friday, 3pm to 8pm
Where: Shop 1G/F Park Haven, No. 38 Haven Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Half price on bottled beers, draught beers, champagne, wines and spirits
Bringing his immense love and passion for Italian food and culture to Hong Kong, the celebrity-chef-headed restaurant sees Jamie Oliver connecting customers with the heritage and traditions he first fell in love with as a teenager. Quality ingredients are second only to the commitment to bringing people together, a core principle in this CWB hotspot. And with a happy hour that pairs food with just $10 drinks, you’re bound to share in the sense of nostalgic happiness Jamie so strongly desires in the experience.
When: Daily, from 5pm to 8pm
Where: 2/F, Soundwill Plaza 2, 1 Tang Lung Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Happy Hour here is available when ordering at least one snack off the menu, where after you can treat yourself to cocktails, mocktails, beers, spirits, wines and bubbles starting at just $10 for the first hour. From 6pm to 7pm drinks will cost you $20 and up to $30 for the last hour.
It can be easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of Causeway Bay, and it’s certainly overwhelming traipsing the streets. So, if you’re in need of a little oasis amidst the madness, check out the beautiful space at Shelter at Hysan Place. Shelter advocates for sustainable and responsible lifestyles and the food and drinks menu wholly reflect that position. The rooftop garden is also a must for date night and summer sundowners!
When: Monday to Thursday, 4pm to 8:30pm; Friday and Saturday, 4pm to 8pm
Where: 7/F, Hysan Place, 500 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Enjoy up to 30% off the drinks menu prices for beers, cocktails, house spirits, house wines and bubbles
This may not be your first thought when it comes to bars in Hong Kong, but Strokes is bringing you a world of fun that you didn’t even know you needed. Step into this Instagrammable AF playpen and take yourself back to days when all that mattered was having fun and getting that hole-in-one. Not only is it adorable, but Strokes serves up tasty treats and adult-fun beverages, along with pairing the two for an absolute steal every day from 4pm to 8pm. Did someone say play some crazy golf, order a drink and get some snacks for just an extra $5? HOLD THE PHONE.
When: Daily, from 4pm to 8pm
Where: G2-3, 1/F, Kingston street, Fashion Walk, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Although drinks are still full price, you can combine them with just a $5 food order (think chicken & waffles, Korean Fried Chicken, tacos)!
Sometimes you just want to feel fancy. You wanna dress up, live your best life and snap a couple selfies with a killer view in the background. But you also don’t want to break the bank, right? Well don’t worry because we have you covered. Cruise up to the 34th Floor of The Excelsior to take in some sweeping views of the 852 and some of the sexiest libations on the island at ToTTs (“Talk of The Town”, for your next pub quiz).
When: Daily from 5pm – 8pm
Where: 34/F, The Excelsior, 281 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay
How much: Get 30% off all house wines and house spirits
Firstly, no it’s not what you’re thinking. WTF (Worth the Fuss) Bar is that trendier-than-you-expected neighbourhood joint that dishes out spectacular drinks – including a vast array of whiskies – in an awesome environment in the unassuming part of the ‘hood. If you’re looking to show off how hip you are then WTF (and all its wordplay) is for you.
When: Daily from 4:30pm to 8:30 pm
Where: G/F, 10 Morrison Hill Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Get 30% off cocktails and 40% off beers and house wine