Glowing Hour: The List’s List of the Happiest Hours

Whether you call it 'cocktail hour' or 'happy hour', you're looking for the same thing: friends, a drink or two (or three), perhaps something to nosh on...somewhere to sit back, relax, & connect. You know the team here at has been busy compiling a list to make sure that the hour is indeed happy:

ala: Weekdays, 2:00 to 6:00 pm; 1320 19th Street NW;

Al Dente: Sunday through Thursday, 4:00 to 7:00 pm; Friday through Saturday, 4:00 to 6:30 pm; 3201 NEw Mexico Avenue NW;

All Set: Weeknights, starting at 4:00 pm; 8630 Fenton Street, Silver Spring, Md;

ANJU: Monday - Friday; 1805 18th Street NW;

Any Day Now: 2 I St, SE;

Assembly: 1700 Moore Street, VA;

Apero Caviar: Tues, Weds, Thurs: 2622 P Street Northwest;

Atlas Brew Works: Thursday, 4:00-9:00 p.m.; 2052 West Virginia Ave NE;

Brookland Pint: Wednesday-Thursday 3:00-6:00 p.m. 716 Monroe Street NW; 202.758.2757; 

BLT Steak: Friday from 3 to 5 pm; 1625 I Street NW;

Bistro Du Jour: Monday through Friday from 3:00 to 6:00 pm; 99 District Square SW;

Chaplin's: Daily 4:00 to 7:00pm; 1501 9th St NW;

City Swing: 4:00 to 7:00 pm; 901 New York Avenue;

Crooked Run: Daily; 22455 Davis Dr;

Crane's: Daily from 4:00 to 6:00 pm;

Ellington Park Bistro; Daily 4:00 to 6:00 pm; 2033 M St NW;

Ghostburger: 5 to 7 pm every day and late night on weekends 9 pm to close; 1250 9th Street NW; 202.827.5237;

The Fairmont: 2401 M Street NW;

Fight Club: Weeknights; 633 Pennsylvania Avenue SE;

Hello Betty: 940 Rose Avenue, North Bethesda, MD; 301.389.5840; 

Hi- Lawn: 1309 5th Street NE;

King Street Oyster Bar: Daily 3:00 to 6:30 pm; Multiple locations;

J Hollinger’s: Tuesday through Sunday, 4:00 to 7:00 pm; 

Il Canale: Weeknights, 3:00 to 6:00 pm; 1065 31st Street NW;

The Imperial: Wednesday through Friday. 2001 18th Street NW;

Immigrant Food: Tuesday through Saturday 3:00 to 7:00 pm;

JOY by Seven Reasons: Daily; 5471 Wisconsin Avenue;

Last Call: Saturday and Sunday noon to 4 pm; 1301-A 4th Street NE;

Lupo Verde: Monday through Friday. 1401 T Street NW;

The Majestic: 911 King Street, Alexandria, VA;

Mi Vida: 11:30 am to 6:00 am Monday through Friday; 1901 14 Street NW;

Meli: Tuesday through Saturday 4:00 to 7:00 pm; 1630 Columbia Rd NW;

Modena: Monday through Friday, various hours; 1199 H Street NW;

Nama Ko: Weeknights 4:00 to 7:00 pm;

Nick’s Riverside Grill: Monday through Friday, 4:00-6:00 p.m. 3050 K Street NW;

Officina Cafe: 1615 L Street NW; 

Opal: Weeknights 5:00 to 6:00 pm; 5534 Connecticut Avenue NW;

Opaline: Pet-friendly; Monday-Friday, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.;  806 15th Street NW;

Osteria Morini: Weekdays 3:00 to 6:00 pm;
Pappe: 1317 14th Street NW;

The Point:  Weeknights, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. 2100 2nd Street SW; 

Puro Gusto: Monday-Wednesday, 4:00-6:00 p.m. 1345 F Street NW; 

Queen’s English: 5:00 to 7:00 pm; 3410 11th St NW;

Roofer's Union: Tuesday through Saturday, 5:00 to 7:00 pm; 2446 18th St NW;

The Saga: 1190 22nd St NW;

The Salt Line Navy Yard: Weeknights, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. 79 Potomac Avenue SE;

Stable: Wednesday through Friday 5:00 to 7:00 pm; 1324 H Street Northeast;

St. James: Tuesday through Thursday 5:30 to 7:00 pm. 2017 14th Street NW;

Stellina Pizzeria: 399 Morse Street NE;

Seven Reasons: Sunday through Thursday 5:00 to 7:00 pm; 

STK Steakhouse: Daily starting at 3:00 p.m.; 

Tabla: Various hours, Monday through Friday; 3227 Georgia Avenue NW;

El Tamarindo: Weeknights, 3:00 to 7:00 pm; 1785 Florida Avenue NW;

The Tavern at Ivy City Smokehouse: Monday through Friday, 4:00 to 6:00 pm 1356 Okie Street NE; 

Tiki TNT: Monday 3:00 to 9:00 pm; 1120 Maine Avenue SW;

Tiger Fork: Monday through Thursday, 5:00 to 6:30 pm; 922 N Street NW;

Tony & Joe’s: Weeknights, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. 3000 K Street NW;

Unconventional Diner: Weekdays, 3:30-6:30 pm; 1207 9th Street NW;

Wilson Hardware: Weekdays, 3:00 to 7:00 pm; 2915 Wilson Boulevard;

Yardbird: 901 New York Avenue NW;

Zeppelin: 4:00 to 6:00 pm; 1544 9th Street NW;