The happiest hour: 5 Homewood happy hours you need to visit

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The happiest hour of the day. Photo via Madison Croxson for Bham Now

Live or work in Homewood and looking for a happy hour spot? Check out 5 of our favorite spots to grab a drink without dropping a bag.

Homewood happy hours:

Featuring discounted drinks, apps and more, who doesn’t love a happy hour? And with plenty of unique cocktail offerings throughout Birmingham, it can be tough to choose. We’re starting in Homewood, and have narrowed down some of our favorite places to unwind.

1. Homewood’s favorite sushi: Shiki

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Of course, I had to sample the full happy hour menu. Mojitos, spring rolls and basil rolls galore! Photo via Madison Croxson for Bham Now

Shiki, Thai and sushi bar located in Homewood, features some great happy hour deals for all to enjoy. Don’t miss the basil rolls or mojitos—two of my (many) favorites.

Happy Hour Specials:

  • Monday–Thursday
  • 1/2 off kitchen appetizers (5-6PM)
  • $5 mojitos and margaritas (5-7PM)
  • $4 wine specials—ask your server for details.

Location: 300 Hallman Hill East, Suite 109, Birmingham, AL 35209

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2. Happy hour margaritas at Little Donkey

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Are you team on the rocks or frozen? Photo via Madison Croxson for Bham Now

One of Homewood’s many great Mexican options is Little Donkey. With a nice amount of food and classic frozen margaritas on their happy hour offerings, they’ve got something for everyone. So, be sure to swing by next time you’re in the neighborhood.

Happy Hour Specials:

  • Monday-Friday (3-6PM)
  • $3 Frito bags
  • $4 tacos
  • $4 draft beer
  • $5 frozen margaritas

Location: 2821 Central Ave STE 101, Homewood, AL 35209

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3. “Social Hour” at Soho Social

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Soho Social is a local favorite for happy hour. Photo via Soho Social Facebook, Mckelvey and co

A staple in the neighborhood, Soho Social‘s “Social Hour” happy hour is always extremely popular. The high-energy eatery and bar has a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Pro tip: do NOT miss the mini-corndogs.

Happy Hour Specials:

  • Monday-Friday (3-6PM)
  • 1/2 off apps and drinks
  • $1 beer

Location: 1830 29th Ave S Suite 160, Homewood, AL 35209 

Contact: Call | Instagram | Facebook

4. Soho Standard for sips and bites

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Crispy brussels and a peach mojito? Yes please. Photo via Soho Standard Facebook, Mckelvey and co

If you’re looking for something a bit more intimate than Soho Social, head next door to its sister restaurant, Soho Standard. Soho Standard features a more relaxed vibe with unique, Southern-inspired fare.

Happy Hour Specials:

  • Monday-Saturday (4-6PM)
  • $5 happy hour menu, includes small plates, glass of wine and drinks

Location: 1830 29th Ave S Suite 175, Homewood, AL 35209 

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5. Tostadas for margs & queso

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Margarita Monday is the only way to Monday. Photo via Tostadas Facebook

Another lively Mexican spot in Homewood, Tostadas, offers a great happy hour and bonus specials throughout the week. Their “Fiesta Hour” is the perfect way to round out any day. And they feature lots of innovative items on their menu like taco fries, smoked brisket burrito and a buttermilk fried chicken taco. Delish!

Happy Hour Specials:

  • Monday-Saturday (4-6PM)
  • $5 margaritas
  • $2 wells, domestic beer, queso and tacos

Bonus Weekly Specials:

  • Monday: $3 margs all day
  • Tuesday: Bingo + $4 Fireball, $3 wells, $2 domestics (7PM-until)
  • Wednesday: 1/2 off drinks and apps when you show student ID

Location: 1831 28th Ave S 175 N, Homewood, AL 35209

Contact: Call | Instagram | Facebook

Have you found your new happy hour spot? What neighborhood should we cover next? Let us know @BhamNow.

Madison Croxson
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