When you’re leaving the office after a long day of work, it’s nice to head somewhere for a happy hour to relax with a drink (or two, or three or…). If you’re anything like us, you NEED a glass of wine after work some times as you try to blow off steam! Here’s a list of the best places to go for after-work drinks in YEG!

FYI: It will take real dedication to visit ever happy hour in a single day.

 

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Bistecca Italian Steakhouse + Wine Bar

A restaurant which is the ultimate culmination of fine wine, premium Alberta steak and homegrown Italian food, coming here for a glass of wine after work (and maybe a steak) is highly recommended.

Happy Hour Wine Specials:

  • Half price glasses of wine (9oz)
  • Weekdays from 3 to 6p.m.

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The Common

This quaint, yet sophisticated, gastro-pub in downtown Edmonton is a treat to visit, and is the ideal spot for after work drinks if you work in bustling city centre of YEG.

Wine Specials during Happy Hour:

  • The Common’s happy hour features a variety of wines, beers and snacks on special throughout the week
  • Weekdays from 3 to 6p.m. and again from 10 to 11p.m.

 

LUX Steakhouse and Bar

This modern steakhouse in the heart of Edmonton’s downtown is great place to go for drinks after work with their expansive drink menus, great food and overall ambience.

Happy Hour Specials:

  • $3 sparkling cocktails and 6oz glass of Prosecco, half price wine, $3 select martinis, $5 select cocktails
  • Tuesday to Thursday, all day

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Fionn MacCool’s

With multiple locations in Edmonton and great food and wine in each, Fionn MacCool’s creates a welcoming and warm atmosphere perfect for anyone looking to blow off some steam during happy hour!

Happy Hour Specials:

  • $4.95 beer, wine and spirits and assorted basket bites
  • Monday to Friday 3 to 6p.m. & 9p.m. to close

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Rocky Mountain Icehouse

Picture a modern ski lodge, tucked away inside Edmonton’s downtown scene. This is the place to go for happy hour if you’re thinking about the slopes or just waiting for winter to come.

Happy Hour Specials:

  • $5 1oz signature cocktails, $2 off all Canadian pints, $2 off all whiskey, 1/2 off select bottles of wine
  • Monday to Saturday – All day!

 

Chop Steakhouse + Bar

Close to all major event centres and attractions in downtown Edmonton, Chop Steakhouse + Bar is a great happy hour location to visit after work and then jump to your next spot – maybe an Oilers game across the street!

Happy Hour Specials:

  • Half price glasses of wine, $5 craft beer (16oz), $6 appies such as steak bites, tuna tataki, crab cakes
  • Weekdays, 3 to 6p.m. and 9p.m. to close

 

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