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11 of the Best Spots for Day Drinking in Houston!

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Relaxing with food and wine is the dream, isn’t it? Well, turn those dreams into a reality with these fun and funky day drinking spots in Houston!u00a0 These are the perfect spots to hang with friends on the weekend, and we promise they won’t disappoint.u00a0

Here is our list of the Best Spots for Day Drinking in Houston, did your favorites make the list?

In the heart of the historic district, McIntyre’s is the largest covered patio bar in Houston. They offer a variety of options for your experience. They have a few rotating food trucks that bring in all of the delicious eats, along with a full-service bar.

If gaming is your thing, be sure to check out their awesome arcade games. McIntyreu2019s pet-friendly establishment should definitely be top of the list for the next day drinking adventure.

Monday-Wednesday | 2pm-12am

Thursday-Friday | 2pm-2am

Saturday | 11am-2am

Sunday | 11 am- 12am

ud83dudccd901 Commerce St, Houston, TX 77002

Located at the Heights Hotel; Space Cowboy is an eclectic bar and lounge…Think day drinking in Las Vegas but in Houston!u00a0 This craft cocktail bar and restaurant is a photo-worthy contender with other instagrammable bars around town.u00a0 With drink titles like Houston, Do You Have a Cocktail, Party Favors, Shot O’clock, Bish we Ballin’, and I’m Good Bro. Space Cowboy will be a great time!

Monday-Sunday | 12pm – 2 am

ud83dudccd100 W Cavalcade St, Houston, TX 77009

With a splash of the past, Axelrad Beer Garden has a history. Back in the 1920’s it used to be a local grocery store, today it’s a fun eatery with great drinks!u00a0 They offer a mix of plants, video art pieces, film screenings, live music, and more. If your you and friends need a musical place to go; this may be your spot.

Axelrad currently has a Washed Out (DJ Set), a weekly open mike night, Jazz Wednesdays, and Noche de Cumbia! Axelrad also offers an array of beers, craft beverages, specialty cocktails to make your day drinking adventure amazing.

Monday-Thursday | 2pm-12am

Friday-Saturday | 12pm – 2am

Sunday | 12pm-12am

ud83dudccd1517 Alabama St, Houston, TX 77004

Located in the Heights area of Houston: Eight Row Flint offers Whiskey, Beer, and Tacos… what more could you need?! Day Drinking in Houston couldn’t be better!

With a great selection of cocktails like mimosas, frozen cocktails, ranch waters, and agua frescas, there is something everyone in the group will love. For beer lovers, you can find a great selection of both canned and draught beers to quench your thirst.u00a0 Add in the taste of delicious guacamole, fajitas, and this place will leave your mouth watering.

Monday-Sunday | 11am – midnight

ud83dudccd1039 Yale St, Houston, TX 77008

Better Luck Tomorrow

If vibing with neon lights is your thing, Better Luck Tomorrow is the scene for you. Classified as a place to eat, drink, celebrate friendship, cheer and sulk. This day drinking spot in Houston is great for any emotion or vibe you might be feeling. They offer food and libations such as wine and creative cocktails.

Stop in for half-off beverages when the weather gets really hot, cold, or rainy to cool off or brighten your spirits. Better Luck Tomorrow is a one-stop shop for brunch and other tasty bites. Better Luck Tomorrow is a day drinking gem for those who want to have a good time!

Sunday-Wednesday | 12pm-12am

Thursday-Saturday | 12pm – 2am

ud83dudccd544 Yale St, Houston, TX 77007

Day drinking in Houston with wine? Stop by A’Bouzy to sip on your choice of 250 wines. They also offer a fresh menu of seasonal seafood, salads, greens, prime meat, and a large raw bar.

If you have a special celebration this is the place for you.u00a0 Classy international options are created here and they have a flair for making champagne more affordable… maybe you CAN have champagne tastes on a beer budget!

Monday-Wednesday | 11am- 9pm

Thursday-Friday | 11am- 1opm

Saturday |10am-10pm

Sunday | 10am- 9pm

ud83dudccd2300 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77098

They call themselves a beer garden and adult playground, and we would have to agree! Truck Yard has yummy food trucks, live music, and of course, beer. This place is for the young, the old, and the doggos!

With crafted cocktails such as Mother Trucker, Mojito Mo Problems, and Gin & Juice. This is one of our favorite spots to spend a summer day and to keep the good times to keep on rolling. Did you know you can also rent a karaoke room?! We’re in! If your day drinking in Houston with your friends or family, this place is a must!

Sunday-Thursday | 12pm-12am

Friday-Saturday | 12pm-2am

ud83dudccd2118 Lamar St, Houston, TX 77003

You’re going to have to go down to White Oak Drive and find Bobcat Teddy’s Icehouse to hang with friends. They offer ice-cold beer and fancy cocktails that are more than able to meet your day drinking requirements. Get some bbq or steak to pair with your favorite cocktails for the ultimate experience.

For the weekend warriors, this may be your place. The vibe is a local neighborhood with friends. We consider the steaming hamburgers to be the cherry on top of this uber-cool spot.

Monday-Sunday | 10am-2am

ud83dudccd2803 White Oak Dr, Houston, TX 77007

Find Postino in one of our favorite neighborhoods, The Heights. Surrounded by biking trails and tree-lined running paths, Postino is surrounded by some gorgeous scenery. The ambiance here is a bohemian trendy bar and cafe.u00a0 This place is for those who want a thirst-quenching drinks and delectable food. If you are in the Heights area stop in and sit for a spell!u00a0

Monday-Thursday | 11am-11pm

Friday | 11am-12am

Saturday | 9am-12pm

Sunday | 9am-10pm

ud83dudccd642 Yale St, Houston, TX 77007

Secret Garden is an Instagrammer’s dream!u00a0 Surrounded by beautiful plants this pretty day drinking spot is sure to become a favorite. A stupendous selection of coffee by day (until 2PM to be exact) and tantalizing drinks by night, this is the perfect spot to meet up with friends for any occasion!

Think of a European market experience right here in Houston. Choose from options like bottled cocktails, carbonated cocktails, and of course frose’! This is an innovative day drinking spot in Houston and we are in love with it.

Monday-Wednesday | 4pm-9pm

Thursday-Friday | 4pm-10pm

Saturday | 11am-10pm

Sunday | 11am-9pm

ud83dudccd409 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002u00a0

If you love bbq or crawfish with your day drinking in Houston; the patio at the pit room is for you. They have barrel-style smokers and a sausage cooker full of mouthwatering BBQ that pairs perfectly with an ice-cold beer.u00a0

Did we mention they have a great draft beer, bottle beer, and wine selection? If you love crawfish head on down for a visit on the weekends during crawfish season and grab one of those yummy Bloody Mary’s in the photo!

Sunday-Thursday | 11am-11pm

Friday-Saturday | 11am-12pm

ud83dudccd1205 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77006

Our Favorite Places to Day Drink in Houston

So alas, there is no excuse not to have a great time with the ones who you care about. There are so many options for day drinking in Houston. These spots give you the pizzaz and leave you wanting to try them all. These are truly some of the best places to explore and have new experiences in Houston!

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