happy hour around the sound

happy-hourThe South Sound is rich with an abundance of restaurants that have us coming back for more. When happy hour arrives, it’s difficult to resist the options these places offer. But where to go? We’ve found the best locations for happy hour.

Happy hour goes Italian at Mama Stortini’s all day on Sunday and every day from 3 to 6 p.m. and again from 9 p.m. to close. Drink and food options range from $3.50 to just under $7 including $2 off cocktails.

Crockett’s offers its spin on classic appetizers from $2 to $5. Need a drink to go with that? That’ll be $1 off all adult drinks all day Sunday and 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Get a taste for downtown Gig Harbor at Brix 25 with happy hour all night long on Saturday, plus Sunday through Friday from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Here you’ll find specialty cocktails and classic wines offered with appetizers ranging from $4 to $12.

At the family-owned Ricardo’s Restaurant in Lacey you can enjoy happy hour every day from 5 to 6:30 p.m., except for Sundays. Succulent dishes are on the menu for just $5 to accompany $2 off all beers, wines and cocktails.

Reserve your spot at the Swing Wine Bar Café for “the lush rush” Monday through Saturday from 4 to 6 p.m., where you’ll find $5 beverages and bites.

Take a dip at The Melting Pot with five items for $5 including chocolate and cheese fondue as well as select beers and wines every day from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. and again 9 to 11 p.m.

LIZ SCHROEDER

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