The Best Brickell Happy Hour Spots

The Best Brickell Happy Hour Spots

Check out some of The Best Brickell Happy Hour Spots for your next happy hour hang out, because nobody does Happy Hour quite like Brickell! This booming city is home to some of the best Happy Hours in town, and we have scoped out all the details for you so you know just where to go!

Whether you are looking for a refreshing pick me up drink and yummy bites, you will find both all at awesome prices! FYI, National Cocktail Day is approaching on March 24th, so you might want to remember these locations to go for the best cocktails and even better prices!

From Margaritas to Espresso Martinis, Negronis to Rosé, we have everything you want and more!

Check out some of The Best Brickell Happy Hour Spots for your next happy hour hang out, because nobody does Happy Hour quite like Brickell!

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Why You Should Go to Brickell Happy Hour

Check out some of The Best Brickell Happy Hour Spots for your next happy hour hang out, because nobody does Happy Hour quite like Brickell! The booming city of Brickell is home to some of the best specials for Happy Hour Miami has to offer, and we have scoped out all the details for you so you know just where to go!

Whether you are looking for a refreshing pick me up drink and yummy bites, you will find both all at awesome prices! FYI, National Cocktail Day is approaching on March 24th, so you might want to remember these locations to go for the best cocktails and even better prices! From Margaritas to Espresso Martinis, Negronis to Rosé, we have everything you want and more in these bars in Brickell near Downtown Miami!

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Why you should go to Brickell Happy Hour

While there are great happy hour South Beach specials, there's no need to head to happy hour in South Beach or Miami Beach. You can find an amazing Miami Friday happy hour in Brickell! Our guide to Brickell clubs and bars happy hour specials will keep you out of that rush hour causeway traffic! Dealing with rush hour traffic on Biscayne Blvd is reason enough to plan a Brickell happy hour.

I worked in what was the design district back in the early 2000's and traffic was awful then. I can't even imagine what it's like now! Head on over to 1st Ave for these happy hour near me and enjoy the best Brickell Happy Hour specials! 

Top Hottest Happy Hours in Miami Brickell Downtown Edition

What makes for a good Happy Hour in Brickell? It usually includes a combination of good food, good drinks, and happy hour specials. What makes a great happy hour is the quality of drinks, food, and happy hour specials.

Balan's at 901 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33130

Website: / Instagram: @balansbrickell / Facebook: Balan's Bar & Brasserie

Balan's Bar & Brasserie, one of Brickell's neighborhood most chic restaurants, offers guests that 4 pm cocktail with some delectable food. Balans Brickell happy hour is served daily from 3-7 pm. You will find $5 select wine/beer, $8 cocktails, $7 liquor, and light bites.

Balans happy hour

At one of the best bars in Brickell, you can sip on refreshing cocktails ranging from $8 to $12! Options include as Sangria, Strawberry Margarita, Old Fashioned, Moscow Mule, Cosmo & Espresso Martini. Light bites include ½ dozen oysters, calamari, mushroom sliders, beef skewers, and lamb meatballs. The shrimp tempura served with champagne vanilla bean aioli, and Balan's house made Thai chili glaze.

Seafood lovers can pair an order of refreshing oysters with Balan's Happy Hour Champagne Special! It is $75 for a bottle of Perrier Joüet Grand Brut. This is one of the most unique best happy hours Brickell has to offer!

While I suffer from a shellfish allergy, my fiancé Nick loves a good oyster bar! One of his favorite things to order when we go to happy hour is a plate of river oyster. 


Not only does this best miami happy hour spot offer deals on food AND drink specials, but that rose garden! The rose garden, the champagne bar, the food and the cocktails… it all times up perfectly for happy hour at Balan's Bar & Brasserie.

Happy hour presents a welcome opportunity to unwind with our friends or coworkers after a long day. It is also a chance to try new cocktails or appetizers at a discounted price. So grab a late lunch or early dinner and head to Balan's for Happy Hour seven days a week!

Photo Credit - The Louis Collection

Cantina La Veinte at 495 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131

Website: / Instagram: @CantinaLaVeinteMiami

There is nothing quite like wrapping up the work day and feeling accomplished. You did everything on your to do list, and it's time to unwind at happy hour in Brickell Miami!

Cantina La Veinte

Gather with your friends and grab a tasty cocktail while you wait for the rush hour traffic to die down. Give your week a break at one of the best happy hour Brickell offers at Brickell’s favorite Mexican waterfront hotspot! Cantina La Veinte won't disappoint!

They offer an upscale take on happy hour. Grab a seat at the bar and order the best Mexican bites in the game, then wash down with refreshing Margaritas.

Mexican food at Cantina La 20

You don't have to wait for Brickell happy hour Friday though! Happy Hour is from Monday through Friday, 12:30 PM to 7 PM. It offers 50% off all drinks and bar bites available from 5 PM until 7 PM only.

Sip on their mouth watering margaritas. This includes flavors like margarita, mango, jalapeño, coconut, strawberry, tamarind, and many more tequila, mezcal, and rum cocktails.

Bar bites range from Ribeye Tacos (two ribeye tacos mixed with Mexican cheese blend and salsa gobernador), Shishito Peppers to Papas Bravas. They also offer Fried Oyster, and Empanada de Cochinita! It is prepared with braised pork marinated in a traditional achiote-orange sauce mixed with pickled red onions.

Brickell Happy Hour at Cantina La 20

Cantina’s Happy Hour is available at the bar only. With a variety of tequilas and sophisticated cocktails, Cantina La Veinte is the perfect place to enjoy happy hour! There is a reason it's one of our favorite Miami downtown bars.

Photo Credit - Cantina La Veinte

8Street Brickell at 86 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33130

Website: / Instagram: @8streetbrickell

Nestled in the center of Brickell, 8Street Brickell has become the hot spot granting guests an iridescent visual energy. The ritzy cocktail bar combines all things luxe, from the decor to the cocktails, to the ambiance. If you are looking for a Sunday happy hour Brickell spot, this is it!

8 street Brickell happy hour

8 street Brickell happy hour is becoming known as one of the only bars in Brickell that has happy hour specials all week!

8Street Brickell’s handcrafted cocktail menu is designed with the downtown Miami bars lover in mind. Bright flavors and twists on the classics keep guests coming back for more. 

Their happy hour is from Monday through Thursday from 5 pm to 8 pm. Saturday from 6 pm to 8 pm, and Sunday from 7 pm to 8 pm! This includes $10 cocktails, $8 wine and sparkling, and $6 beers!

8 street Brickell happy hour

From “The Brickellista” drink, crafted with Tito's Vodka and homemade juices, to the bartender's modern twist on a classic negroni, “The 8”, the menu is designed to inspire!

8Street Brickell is revolutionizing the Brickell Happy Hour and nightlife scene and providing something for everyone to enjoy. The Photo Booth is all allows guests to capture, upload, and post social media content anywhere in the venue. Locals and tourists who want to party like a local are in for the time of their lives!

Visit 8Street Brickell for Daily Happy Hour, a night out with friends, or an escape from the bustling Miami lifestyle. 

empanads at 8 street Brickell happy hour

Photo credit: The Louis Collection

Tacology at 4th Brickell City Centre, 701 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33131

Website: / Instagram: @tacology_taqueria / Facebook: Tacology 

Name a better post 9 to 5 meal than some tacos and a refreshing margarita at Tacology! Luckily, Tacology’s Happy Hour menu offers some of Brickell's hottest Monday happy hour Miami residents love! 

Tacology is on the 4th floor of Brickell City Centre and has some of the best Mexican food in Brickell. If you're in the Brickell area any day from Monday through Friday from 5-7 PM, then you are in luck!


Happy specials include things like $3 tacos paired with a $5 Classic Margarita. Choose from their Asada, Al Pastor, Chicken & Carnitas taco flavors. Can’t decide which taco to order, order ALL of them; after all, they’re only $3.

Brickell Happy Hour at Tacology

Pair your tacos with Tacology’s signature guacamole during Happy Hour for only $5. In the mood for some wine? Sip on $5 Prosecco, Pinot Grigio and Cabernet. Tacology’s Happy Hour definitely has something for everyone, and at incredible prices too!

Tacology tacos and cocktails in brickell

Photo Credit: Tacology

Batch Gastropub Miami at 30 SW 12th St, Miami, FL 33130

Instagram: @batchmiami / Facebook: Batch Gastropub: Miami 

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Follow the sweet scent of the whiskey brick wall and get your Happy Hour fix at Batch Gastropub! Miami with refreshing specialty cocktails and a full menu of American style food.

Batch Gastropub offers both indoor and outdoor dining areas that are open to the public, making it the perfect place to relax with the perfect cocktail during happy hour!

Batch Gastropub in Brickell Miami

Happy Hours at Batch Gastropub are from Monday through Friday from 4 - 7 p.m! At this Brickell happy hour, you will find50% off all liquors, Batch specialty cocktails, draft beer, and wines by the glass. They also have food specials starting at $13 with $6 bites.

Batch Gastropub in Brickell Miami burger and fries

They serve chill bar vibes and bar bites from their Buffalo Chicken Nachos and the Cuban Grilled Cheese Wedges for only $6 that will leave your taste buds dancing all night. If you want a real dinner, enjoy favorites like the Batch Wings for $14, Chicken N’ Waffles for $18.50, the Batch Attack Burger for $22, and so much more.

Bring on those fun shenanigans and Happy Hour nights you’ve missed because there’s no place like home when it comes to the best Miami Happy Hour in Brickell!

Batch Gastropub in Brickell Miami

Photo credit - Batch Gastropub: Miami

Rosa Sky Brickell Rooftop Bar at 115 SW 8th St 22nd Floor Miami, FL 33130

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Seeking out an exciting new happy hour spot with impeccable ambiance, views, food, and cocktails? One of the best Brickell rooftop bar is Rosa Sky! Perched among the towering skyscrapers of Brickell, this vibrant Brickell rooftop bar and lounge offers happy hour specials Wednesday to Saturday from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm.

If you are looking for a Miami Saturday happy hour, Rosa Sky Rooftop features $10 specialty cocktails, liquor & bites with half off selected rosé wines and $5 draft beer. 

Rosa Sky Brickell Rooftop Bar

For happy hour, Rosa Sky Rooftop has a little something for everyone to enjoy, from Rosé Wines and Draft Beers to Speciality Cocktails and Liquor.

On the happy hour menu, guests can find drinks such as Whispering Angel ($9), GH Mumm ($9), #NOSLEEP ($10), Smokers Club Old Fashioned ($10), E11even Vodka ($10), Bombay Gin ($10), Lost City ($5), India Pale Ale ($5) and so much more!

Rosa Sky Brickell Rooftop Bar

Enjoy these specialty cocktails with some tasty bites from Pao De Queijo & Cuban Cigars to Black Bean Queso Dip and Buffalo Chicken Empanadas, all of $10.

Photo Credit: Rosa Sky Brickell Rooftop Bar

American Social Brickell happy hour at 690 SW 1st Ct, Miami, FL 33130


Opened in 2014, American Social Brickell has been one of my favorite brunch spots for years, but they also have happy hour specials! Overlooking the Miami River, their 3,000+ sq ft patio lets you take in the views of yachts and party boats passing by while mixing and mingling with an endless selection of craft beers and curated cocktails.

Their self serving draft beer tap tables means the drinks and the conversation never have to stop flowing. 

American social Brickell happy hour is known as social hour and runs Monday through Friday, 4pm-7pm. and Sunday through Wednesday, 10pm until close. My girls and I LOVE a late night happy hour! Late night happy hours make it so much easier to get together with your friends because many of us work different schedules. 

Happy hour specials at this Brickell bar Miami all of loves include beer and wine, cocktails and appetizers too! American Social has long been known for their amazing goat cheese croquettes with a Red Chili Guava Glaze, which are just $8 at happy hour! American Social also has a Fort Lauderdale location at 721 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301.

Is Downtown Miami the same as Brickell?

Downtown Miami is the urban city center of Miami, Florida. The city of Miami's greater downtown region consists of the Central Business District, Brickell, the Historic District, Government Center, the Arts & Entertainment District, and Park West.

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The Best Brickell Happy Hour Spots

Are you looking for more things to do in Miami?

If you are a South Florida resident and looking for more places to go for Miami happy hour, check back soon! After conducting our research, we will also be sharing ideas for some of the best happy hour in Coral Gables (like the fun Tap 42 Happy Hour) and the best Miami Beach happy hour too!

I used to actually drive to happy hour Miami Beach but it's been a while! No worries, we will find the best happy hour Miami Beach offers and report back soon!

In the meantime, check out these other helpful guides for things to do in Miami!


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