Happy Hour & Weekly Specials

Happy Hours and Weekly Specials Everyday. Why? Because you can. Enjoy! Updated regularly, last update November 11, 2016

Big Rock Urban Brewery – draft beers $3/12 oz $5/ 20oz, bru snacks $4, pizza $10. Take out combo growler fill and a pizza $18. 3-6PM and 9 to close

Central City: Daily Specials, my fave Wednesday burger and beer $10

L’Abattoir – 1/2 price appies, wines $6, beer $5 at the bar. 5:30-6:30

Cafe Medina – $7 house cocktails, $5 craft beers, $4 spiked coffees. 2-3PM

Boulevard – $5 feature cocktails, $6 select wines and a small list of happy hour items, house smoked salmon pate is my recommendation

Ancora – $2 buck a shucks, $6 wine and featured cocktails 3-5PM

Provence – $5 wine, $5- $6 small plates. offering over 48 wines on tap during happy hour. 3-5PM

Tableau – 50% off happy hour menu. 2:30 – 5:30PM

Little Charlie’s Weekly Specials

MONDAY: All Pizzas -10
TUESDAY: All Pastas – 10
WEDNESDAY: 1/2 L of Wine – 10
THURSDAY: Get Stuffed Pasta Night
FRIDAY – SUNDAY: Pints and Prosecco – 5

Portland Craft – U.S. Beer 12oz 11:30 – 3PM
Select Happy Hour Menu Specials including portland burger with a 7oz patty. 3 – 5PM

Cascade Room: $6 select cocktails, $4 house reads, $2.50 10oz main st beers.  Select happy hour $6 1/2 wings, belly sliders and chick pea fritters 3-6PM. SUNDAY ROAST every Sunday night they feature roast with all the trimmings.

Joe Fortes Seafood & Chophouse: 4 -6PM  Happy Hour Menu, available only at the bar. Recommend the truffle frites and beef carpaccio

Flying Pig: 3-6PM, appetizers specials http://theflyingpigvan.com/happy-hour-menu/

Gyu – Kaku – Monday All Day, Tues – Sunday 11:30AM – 6PM, 9PM till close, appies & drink specials http://www.gyu-kaku.com/menu/cn_vn/vn_sp.pdf

The Wine Bar – Late night bites start at 10PM Every night 3 bites plates for $10

The Sand Bar – Mussels, fries and Granville Island brew, $12, 3-6PM Teredo Lounge

Lift Bar and Grill – 1/2 priced bar menu

Diva At The Met: 1/2 price appies, Weekdays, 4-6PM

Steeltoad Brewery – $5 pints all monday. $5 off pizza and a list of small snacks including taco flights 3-6PM. Happy hour menu

Fanny Bay Oyster Bar – $1 oysters, house wines $6.5 for 5 oz, feature beer $5/pint and a list of items on their happy hour menu. I always like their clams & fritz $12. Daily 3-6PM

Yew – Reverse Happy Hour – 5 new cocktails and dishes for $10 each. 8 – 11PM

Grain Tasting Bar – weekly specials including $10 vodka or gin martini’s on Thursdays. Weekly specials menu

Bodega on Main – Wine $6 and pints for $5, and a small list of food items including albondigas for $6. 3-6PM

Copper Chimney – Weekday Curry Special $ 9

Happy Hour Specials Everyday

Daily Buck A Shucks Specials

Oyster Express: New restaurant in Chinatown, Buck a Shuck Tues 3-10, Thurs 3-6PM

The Fish Shack: opening – 5PM

Uva Wine Bar: Daily All day buck a shuck oysters and $5 prosecco

Rodney’s Oyster house – 1.50 Buck A Shucks Each, great cesars

Ebisu on Robson: 4-6PM, appies

Chewies Steam & Oyster Bar – 1.50/ oysters

Merchants: Buck a shucks during brunch


Xi Shi Offers Free Afternoon Tea to Celebrate Chinese New Year

xi shi loungeXi Shi Lounge Offers Free Afternoon Tea to Celebrate Chinese New Year

Celebrate Chinese New Year with this deal. Anyone born in the year of the horse gets free afternoon tea at Xi Shi Lounge in the Shangri-La.

This deal runs from January 31 – February 28 2014

Whoa! Not so fast, there is a fine print:

Offer is valid for one guest per table, with a minimum party of two. Guests must show proof of age; offer is non-transferable and non-refundable.

Your sweet and savory tea tower includes:

BBQ pork brioche buns, curried tofu and almond wraps, duck spring rolls, and smoked salmon bagels with yuzu mayonnaise. In addition to afternoon tea classics like butter and orange infused scones, with housemade clotted cream and a selection of jams, sweets include coconut rice cake – a twist on the traditional Nian Gao, egg tarts, black sesame rice balls in ginger soup, and green tea opera cake.

Years of the Horse: 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990 and 2002

Make your reservations now on OpenTable

Thanks Simon Seah for sharing this deal, check out his blog Life in the Lower Mainland

Xi Shi Lounge on Urbanspoon Image source: OpenTable

Visa Infinite Wine Country Experiences

Okanagan Valley
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If you are a visa infinite card holder bring it with you to these wineries in the Okanagan. From discounts in wine purchases to complimentary wine tastings and tours. This promotion runs from June 1 – December 31, 2013

For a listing of Okanagan winery hours and promotions

Okanagan wineries

Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery
Black Hills Estate Winery Orofino Vineyards
CedarCreek Estate Winery Painted Rock Estate Winery
Church & State Wines – Coyote Bowl Polar Grove Winery
Clos du Soleil Winery Red Rooster Winery
Desert Hills Estate Winery Sandhill at Calona Vineyards Winery
Hester Creek Estate Winery See Ya Later Ranch
Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards St. Hubertus & Oak Bay Estate Winery
Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate Winery Stag’s Hollow Winery & Vineyard
LaStella Winery Sumac Ridge Estate Winery
Le Vieux Pin Tantalus Vineyards
Meyer Family Vineyards The Vibrant Vine at OkanaganVilla Estate Winery
Mission Hill Family Estate Winery The View Winery
Moraine Estate Winery Tinhorn Creek Vineyards
Nk’Mip Cellars Winery Township 7 Vineyards & Winery