As a hip and trendy city, it is no surprise that Boise has an abundance of fun and affordable happy hours. If you are looking for the best place to wind down your workday or to kick off your night out on the town, be sure to consider these five friendly locations for your next happy hour Boise dining.
Barbacoa: Overlooking Parkcenter Pond, this trendy Spanish-American joint features two-for-one drink specials during its happy hour, delivering substantial savings to your wallet. Although Barbacoa does not provide food at happy hour prices, they do offer a large amount of budget-friendly and shareable plates to make the perfect accompaniment to your drink should you get hungry. Nosh on the table side guacamole while sipping a cool margarita for a special treat.
Chandlers Steakhouse: If you feel like something more premium, be sure to check out the fancy digs at Chandlers Steakhouse. Its happy hour features a variety of cocktail specials such as the refreshing 44 North Nectarine Lemon Drop. Food options include the charred octopus salad, fresh ahi tuna, and steak tartare. The blue-lit bar simply adds to the upscale vibe of this classic steakhouse, letting you know that you are in for a pampered experience.
Flatbread Neapolitan Pizzeria: Located on the second floor of the modern Zion’s Bank Building, the convenient setting of this pizzeria lends itself well to an after-work office gathering. Happy hour specials include 30% off cocktails, draft beers, and wines by the glass. Round out your outing with a myriad of food specials such as the chili-glazed shrimp and chorizo flatbread. You can make a meal out of the flatbread specials at this urban restaurant.
Bittercreek Alehouse: Known as the Bittercreek Low-Power Happy Hour, this alehouse naturally boasts a wide selection of Boise beers for only $4. You can also choose to indulge in a variety of wine and food specials. Popular items include the $2 kurobuta pork tacos, the $3 hand-cut fries, and a heaping helping of poutine for just $7.50. In addition to the afternoon happy hour, Bittercreek also features a late-night happy hour for those night owls.
Mai Thai Restaurant: This creative Asian-fusion restaurant is high on flavor and low on price during its popular happy hour. In addition to a dizzying array of fun cocktails such as the rose-water gimlet, guests will delight in the happy hour food offerings. Be sure to try the Bahn Mi sliders priced at just $7, the Uncle Chai's wings also at $7, and a variety of fresh sushi rolls at affordable prices.