Picture this: the work day is winding down, and all you can think about is grabbing a drink, and maybe a little food. Your friends are on your case to pick a destination… but how are you supposed to do that when the Jersey Shore has so many great bars and restaurants?
Don’t worry, that’s what we’re here for. We’ve picked some of our favorites to bring you 5 happy hours for you to try this week. Try one, or try them all – these happy hour deals won’t break the bank, and they’re sure to be an enjoyable way for you to end the day. For more awesome happy hours, check out our full guide here.
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5 Jersey Shore Happy Hours to Try This Week
Elbow Room Bar & Kitchen
The Elbow Room Bar & Kitchen located in Bradley Beach has got you covered Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday! You can warm up with a glass of wine or craft beer and stay for some delicious food. On Tuesday features their World Tavern Poker Night where the Elbow Room pays for you to play for free in the #1 Poker League in the Nation. Wednesday is Trivia Night @ 7:00 pm featuring .70 cent wings and $1 off whiskey and wine. Next up, on Thursday is their Prime Rib Night and $23 gets you a Queen cut Prime Rib dinner and a glass of wine. Every Friday features live entertainment from 6:30pm – 9:30pm and you can check out Elbow Room’s Facebook page for up to date information about who is performing this week! Lastly, on Sundays kids under 10 eat free with the purchase of an adult entree. Talk about the perfect spot for Happy Hour almost every day of the week. 416 Main Street, Bradley Beach, NJ 07720, (732)-898-6860, www.elbowroomnj.com
Old Glory Kitchen + Spirits
Old Glory Kitchen + Spirits has Happy Hour specials every day of the week. Seriously. Every. Day. 4:00pm – 10:00 pm every Monday they offer $5 off specialty pizzas and $2.50 Miller Lite Drafts. On Tuesday they offer $5 off all burgers and sandwiches with specials rotating every week and $1 off all drafts. Next up, on Wednesday they offer $5 off all wings and 1/2 price bottles of wine. Ladies’ Night is every Thursday with food and drink specials including $6 Sangria and $7 Cocktails. Every Friday and Saturday they offer live music from 9:00-midnight with $2.50 Miller Life Drafts and an exclusive late night menu starting at 10! Lastly, on Sunday from 3:00pm – 10:00 pm is all about their delicious “Sunday Sauce” and Sangria. 1/2 price pitchers of Sangria and their slow simmered, pork ribs, loaded meatballs, and Italian sausage in tomato sauce over rigatoni pasta, topped with parmigiano-reggiano flakes and basil and served with brick oven bread for $16. It’s without question that with all of these choices, you’ll be making this your new nightly spot in no time! 84 Broad Street, Keyport, NJ 07735, (732)-497-5555, www.oldglorynj.com
MJ’s Pizza Bar & Grill
MJ’s Pizza Bar & Grill has a fun, different, and exciting Happy Hour Monday-Thursday. Monday is their Pizza & Pint event where you can get a personal pizza and a Miller Lite Pint for $6.99. Followed by their “TnT Tuesdays” for the Tequila ‘N Tacos Event where they serve $5 El Jimador Tequila Margaritas, trios of either fish, pulled pork, or chicken tacos for $9.99, and $3 Corona bottles. Next, on Wednesday, “Bird is the Word” with .60 cent chicken wings and $3 Yuengling Drafts. However, there is a limit for no more than 12 wings per person, but you can always come back on the following Wednesday for more! Missed Monday-Wednesday? Well, not to worry, Thursday is B.Y.O.B.- and no it’s not alcohol. Build Your Own Burger! Choose from an angus beef, turkey, or veggie patty and pair it with a Sam Adams Seasonal Draft for only $8.99! Jersey Shore locations include Middletown, Matawan, Tinton Falls, Neptune, and Bayville, www.mjsrestaurant.com
Last on our list, but certainly not least, McDonagh’s Pub makes it as easy as 1, 2, 3 with a $1, $2, $3, $4, and $5 menu from 4:00pm – 7:00pm Monday-Friday and all day Sunday in the bar area! $1 Oysters and Green Tea Shots, $2 Sliders and Miller Lite Drafts, $3 Pretzel Sticks and Yuengling Drafts, $4 Wings, Wine, and Sangria, and $5 Cheese Curds and Mixed Drinks. The math is easy…come to McDonagh’s! 2 West Front Street, Keyport, NJ 07735, (732)-264-0999, www.mcdonaghs.com
With specials every single night of the week, you’ll want to go out nearly every night- and not to worry! Your wallet and your friends will be thanking you!