Hello readers!  Today we are going to look at some of the areas best Happy Hours.   From organic salads and sushi to craft beers, cocktails and quesadillas, our HH list has something for everyone.  Enjoy!


Brennan’s: 4089 Lincoln Blvd, Marina del Rey, CA 90292 Happy hour at Brennan’s means an extra dose of fun from 4-7 on weekdays.  The beer is cold, the food is awesome, and the discounts are in effect! And if that was not enough,  how about starting the weekend with a yoga or a hula hoop class, and follow it up with french toast and a bloody Mary?  That is right!  Detox before your re-tox at Brennan’s, the best Irish Pub on the block! And they have pool, games, a huge outdoor patio complete with a bean bag toss, turtle races, and live music to go with your good time.  Fantastic!



Cabo Cantina: 30 Washington Blvd. 

Cabo double up the happiness with 2 happy hours daily, one from 4-7 p.m. and then LATE NIGHT HAPPY HOUR from  10- midnight.  But wait, it gets better, all drinks are 2 for 1 during said times.  And on the weekends they have bottomless Bloody Mary’s and Mimosas from 10a.m.-3p.m!   Add their great daily food specials and Cabo Cantina might just be the happiest place on earth.  Woohooo!  www.CaboCantina.com


Canal Club:  2025 Pacific Ave.
Happy hour at the Canal is from 5 to close on Mon-Wed., 5-7 p.m. Thurs., and 3 p.m. – close on  Sat.  New is late night happy hour at Canal Club.  10p.m. to close.  $5 ‘ritas, ginger martinis, mojitos, saki and brew keeps the masses hydrated.  Add $4 sliders, $5 spicy tuna rolls and a whole lot of other tasty choices and you have all the ingredients for a great time!  Darn good! Must try happy hour item: Brie and grape quesadilla www.canalclubvenice.com

Tony P’s Dockside Grill:  4445 Admiralty Way (in the Marina)
Tony P’s happy hour has it all, and you can too.  From 3-6 p.m. and until 7 p.m. on Friday,  you can sit on the patio and watch the sunset over the marina or you can sit in the tavern watching the game on one of eight 65″ HI -DEF TVs. The food is outstanding, they have over 100 beers and 50 wines by the glass and they even have $4.00 well drinks and $7.00 foo-foo drinks.  They really do have it all. Go Tony! www.tonyps.com
Simmzy’s: 37 Washington Blvd.  
Simmzy’s is rad!  $4 beer and $5 or $6 food from 4-7 pm. daily make this one of happiest 3 hour periods on the beach.  26 taps of rotating locally brewed excellence, paired with a super cool staff and some of the freshest food around give Simmzy’s a big double thumbs up from the local of Venice!  http://simmzys.com
Surfside’s brunch is bangin’!  Served daily from 11:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m., it includes $4 mimosas, $5 bloody Mary’s, and inventive offerings like the Pipeline burrito and the Muscle Beach scramble.
And the happy hour is stellar as well! $5 drinks and $6 food from 3-7 p.m. M-F is tough to beat, especially steps from the sand! Try the Korean fries and an ice cold Beach House amber ale! http://www.surfsidevenice.com/

Hama Sushi: 213 Windward Ave
Sushi makes people happy, and happy hour sushi is even better!  Hama has happy hour from 4-7 daily and ALL DAY HAPPY HOUR ON THE WEEKENDS!  Offerings include $2 miso, $5 hand and cut rolls, discount Saki and beer and a whole of other things. MMMM good!  Also, check out their lunch hours 12-4 p.m.  Free 2 hour parking.  We love their bento boxes.  Must try happy hour item: soft shell crab appetizer  www.HamaSushi.com
Venice Beach Bar: Live Music on the boardwalk every happy hour at this iconic Venice location.  Add $5 Golden Road brews, wine, and liquor and $3 wings and wedges, and it is, as we say, the jam!  323 Oceanfront Walk. Venice Beach Bar

Sunny Spot:  (Washington and Abbot Kinney)  $5 select beer, $6 Wine and $8 Cocktails with a super chill vibe and a fun staff  make this happy hour a must try.   The food is incredible, and quite unique.  Strongly recommended is the shrimp bruschetta and the calamari, both one of a kind twists on the normal.  http://www.sunnyspotvenice.com.

Marina Grill and Bar!  (in the Marina)
The Marina Grill & Bar invites you to discover the freshest flavors in Marina del Rey, CA dining. Choose from an unmatched breakfast buffet, enjoy daily happy hour specials and discover classic entrees with California flair. Must try happy hour item: grilled fish tacos 4-7 p.m. daily.  4200 Admiralty Way.  Marina del Rey.  Ca. 90292  www.marinagrillandbar.com


Sidewalk Cafe: 1401 Oceanfront Walk
I like starting early, and the SWC starts happiness early. Daily happy hour is in the bar  from 3-7 p.m.  It includes: $3 and $ 4 drafts, $5 well, $5 pulled pork sliders, $5 cheese burger and $2 tacos, among other things.   SWC boasts some of the best people watching in the world  and a super fun staff.  Way to go Sidewalk, the coolest spot on OFW! Must try happy hour item: pulled pork sliders www.TheSidewalkCafe.com


Click here for happy hour by the hour list  (Venice food and drink specials by the hour and by the day!)