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Top Happy Hours in Downtown St. Pete to Celebrate with Friends

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We all know happy hour is the best hour. Luckily for us, there are so many great happy hours in Downtown St. Pete. Whether you’re winding down after a long work day or just catching up with friends, you’re going to want to check out these spots with great food and cocktails.

For those of you wanting a good night out on a budget, check out our master guide on the best happy hours in Downtown St. Pete.


What’s better than pasta and wine? The answer is nothing. That’s why you have to grab your partner in wine and head over to Annata. This is a chic spot in Downtown St. Pete with diverse wines, delicious tapas, and charcuterie meats and cheeses. Enjoy fine Italian dishes made with local ingredients from the bay area.

Make sure to check out their daily happy hour from 4-6pm where they have $3 beers and select wines. We recommend trying their Sacchetti pasta and Glera prosecco. It’s in the perfect location to with tons of shopping and beautiful views to enjoy after dinner.

Sunday | 4PM-10PM
Monday | Closed
Tuesday – Saturday | 4PM-10PM

📍 300 Beach Dr NE #128, St. Petersburg, FL 33701


Across from the Orlando Museum of Fine Arts you’ll find a culinary work of art, Trsyt. This award-winning dining destination brings you eclectic dishes and uniquely designed signature cocktails. They have a great happy hour on Monday – Friday from 4-7pm. They have half off select draft beers, house wine, and well liquor. We love their charcuterie board to pair with some drinks. Their weekend brunch is also a must! You can’t go wrong with mimosas and bloody marys paired with delicious food!

Sunday | 1130AM-10PM
Monday – Thursday | 5PM-11PM
Friday | 5PM-1AM
Saturday | 1130AM-1AM

📍 240 Beach Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

The Canopy

If you love a good rooftop then you need to come to The Canopy. It has a beautiful view of the bay that is totally Instagram-worthy. They serve cocktails and light bites to share with a group of friends. It’s the perfect escape from the bar scene in Downtown St. Pete.

If you have a large group and want some privacy, you can rent a cabana. You’re going to want to check out their happy hour Monday – Friday from 4-7pm. They have specials on small plates, $5 sangria, $3 beer, and half off wines under $10. It’s a great place to wind down and enjoy the beautiful views of the city.

Sunday | 11AM-12AM
Monday – Wednesday | 4PM-12AM
Thursday | 1PM-12AM
Friday | 1PM-2AM
Saturday | 11AM-2AM

📍 340 Beach Dr NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Flute and Dram

If you’re looking for something a little fancier, check out this spot. Located on Beach Drive in St. Pete is the ideal spot for champagne and caviar lovers. Flute and Dram serves deluxe caviars, fine champagnes, and rare spirits in an elegant indoor and outdoor space.

This spot carries the largest selection of champagne in St. Pete and over 150 different varieties of whiskey. On Monday – Friday from 4-7pm enjoy half off wells, beer, and house cocktails, $4 house wine, $8 house champagne, and $5 sparking rose!

Sunday | 12PM-12AM
Monday – Wednesday | 4PM-12A
Thursday – Friday | 4PM-2AM
Saturday | 12PM-2AM

📍 234 Beach Drive NE  St. Petersburg, FL  33701


Start off your night in Downtown St. Petersburg at The Coppershaker, a craft cocktail bar and kitchen!  This is a great spot to fill up before a night on the town.  Their happy hour is a great option if you’re looking to save a buck!  You can get beer and wine specials, plus Jameson Old Fashioneds for only $6.  Come for the drinks, stay for the sharables!  During happy hour, their sharables are only $5 each – flatbreads, wings, and more!

Sunday | 4:30PM–3AM
Monday | 4:30PM–3AM
Tuesday | 4:30PM–3AM
Wednesday | 4:30PM–3AM
Thursday | 4:30PM–3AM
Friday | 4:30PM–3AM
Saturday | 4:30PM–3AM

📍169 1st Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

The Hangar Restaurant and Flight Lounge

Mix up your happy hour routine at The Hangar!  Located at Albert Whitted Airport, this is a casual bar and American eatery with an outdoor patio where you can watch planes take off.  It’s super relaxing to experience, a great way to finish off the work week. 

Join them for amazing happy hour drink specials from Monday to Friday, from 3-6PM!  Check out their Hangar Burger, topped with a creamy slice of brie cheese!

Monday | 8AM–10PM
Tuesday | 8AM–10PM
Wednesday | 8AM–10PM
Thursday | 8AM–10PM
Friday | 8AM–10PM
Saturday | 8AM–10PM
Sunday | 8AM–10P

📍Albert Whitted Airport, 540 1st St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Ichicoro Ane

Looking for a stylish and trendy spot for your night out?   Take a visit to Ichicoro Ane!  Their atmosphere is absolutely gorgeous, with wooden accents and brick walls.  It’s the perfect place to have a date or catch up with friends.  Check out their happy hour from Tuesday to Saturday, from 3-7PM.   You can get cocktails for $7, plus specials on sake, wine, and wells!  Pair your drink with one of their snacks – we recommend their Karaage Fried Chicken!

Monday | 11AM–10PM
Tuesday | 11AM–10PM
Wednesday | 11AM–10PM
Thursday | 11AM–10PM
Friday | 11AM–11PM
Saturday | 11AM–11PM
Sunday | 11AM–10PM

📍5229 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603

The Mill

If you love Southern eats, you should check out The Mill – a creative New American restaurant in Downtown St. Pete.  Their farm inspired space is the perfect setting to snack on their Southern small plates and hearty dishes.  Check out their Cajun Cheese Curds and Fried Green Tomatoes!  For their happy hour, you can enjoy many of their delicious craft cocktails for an even better price.

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 11AM–9PM
Wednesday | 11AM–9PM
Thursday | 11AM–9PM
Friday | 11AM–11PM
Saturday | 10AM–11PM
Sunday | 10AM–9PM

📍200 Central Ave UNIT 100, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Stillwaters Tavern

Stillwaters Tavern is a modern spin on the classic tavern, specializing in seafood and hearty meat dishes!  Their creations are always full of unique flavors – from Korean Fried Chicken to burgers with caramelized onions.  Their happy hour is one of our favorites, for the flavors and the deals!  You can get 20 beers on tap for only $4, champagne for $5 and even small plates starting at $1.99 – yes, you heard us right!   We recommend sitting on their outdoor patio to get the full experience of their waterfront space.

Monday | 11:30AM–10PM
Tuesday | 11:30AM–10PM
Wednesday | 11:30AM–10PM
Thursday | 11:30AM–10PM
Friday | 11:30AM–11PM
Saturday | 11AM–11PM
Sunday | 11AM–9PM

📍224 Beach Dr NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

No Vacancy

Our favorite outdoor patio bar has to be No Vacancy.  This Florida block party inspired spot is so much fun!  Their outdoor space is lined with artificial grass, colorful furniture and decor, plastic flamingos, and jumbo games.  Chill out in their fun space with their fun eats!  Enjoy the No Vacancy Happy Hour on Monday to Friday, from 4-7PM.  You can get $4 drinks and $6 snacks!  From their Poolside Sliders to Firecracker Shrimp, there’s tons to choose from.  Great place if you love to take photos for social media too!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 5PM–12AM
Thursday | 5PM–12AM
Friday | 5PM–3AM
Saturday | 1PM–3AM
Sunday | 1PM–12AM

📍937 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33705

Best Happy Hours in Downtown St. Pete

Now that you’ve read about the best happy hours in Downtown St. Pete it’s time to start planning the perfect night out. Grab your friends, head to these cool spots, and don’t forget to snap a photo and tag us on Instagram!

Natalie Monzon

Natalie Monzon

Natalie is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in Orlando City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Orlando area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinOrlando on InstagramFacebook, and YouTube.

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