Our 10 Favorite Spots for Day Drinking in Pittsburgh

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Forget having a few drinks at dinner… it’s 5 o’clock somewhere! Whether you call it  a darty, day-long, or dayger we have a few spots for day drinking in Pittsburgh to recommend! Sipping on some beverages in the afternoon is not only acceptable, but absolutely encouraged at these local establishments. Cheers, friends! 

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We’re a sucker for a good cider… and Arsenal Cider House is our go-to! Stop by to get your daily rations of their small-batch, independently-crafted cider. The OG location in Lawrenceville has impeccable vibes, but you can get your drink on throughout town at one of their several locations.

Sunday | 12:00pm–8:00pm
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 4:00pm–9:00pm
Thursday | 4:00pm–9:00pm
Friday | 4:00pm–9:00pm
Saturday | 12:00pm–9:00pm

📍300 39th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

Sunday | 12:00pm–6:00pm
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 4:00pm–11:00pm
Thursday | 4:00pm–11:00pm
Friday | 4:00pm–12:00am
Saturday | 12:00pm–12:00am

📍2905 W Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216

Sunday | 12:00pm–6:00pm
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 12:00pm–7:00pm
Thursday | 12:00pm–7:00pm
Friday | 12:00pm–8:00pm
Saturday | 12:00pm–8:00pm

📍2573 Brandt School Rd, Wexford, PA 15090

Sunday | Closed
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 4:00pm–10:00pm
Thursday | 4:00pm–10:00pm
Friday | 12:00pm–11:00pm
Saturday | 12:00pm–11:00pm

📍4507 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102

What’s better than enjoying a refreshing drink outside on a beautiful day? Enjoying a refreshing drink at Redfin Blues on the deck with views of the Allegheny River! Their drink menu is huge and the seafood is fresh and tasty. No questions asked, the atmosphere is spot on for a little bit of day drinking. 

Sunday-Tuesday | 11:30am – 10:00pm
Wednesday-Thursday |  11:30am – 11:00pm
Friday-Saturday | 11:30am – 12:00am

📍100 Waterfront Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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Photo Credit: Redfin Blues
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Photo Credit: Il Pizzaiolo

Check out Il Pizzaiolo‘s perfectly landscaped patio or wine bar to kick start your day of drinking! The wine bar is quant, comfortable and has an amazing selection and cozy fireplace. Plus, their food will blow you away! Enjoy a glass of wine in a European-inspired setting, you’ll be glad you did.

Sunday | 12:00-9:00pm
Monday-Saturday | 12:00-10:00pm

📍703 Washington Rd, Mt Lebanon, PA 15228

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Photo Credit: The PA Market

The Pennsylvania Market is a great spot to grab drinks any time of year! The courtyard is awesome on fair weather days and the inside is stylish, chic and spacious as well. There are so many areas to explore. Might we recommend the library to enjoy a cocktail or glass of wine? Wonderful atmosphere and great drinks!

Sunday | 11:00am-5:00pm
Monday-Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday-Thursday | 5:00pm-10:00pm
Friday | 3:00pm-12:00am
Saturday | 12:00pm-12:00am

📍108 19th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Bar Botanico is a fan favorite! If you like cocktails, this is one of the best places in the Burgh to snag one. They are unique and the bartenders really know their stuff! The ambiance is excellent for lunch and drinks. What flavor profile will you choose?

Sunday | 2:00-9:00pm
Monday-Tuesday | Closed 
Wednesday-Thursday | 5:00-11:00pm
Friday | 5:00pm-12:00am
Saturday | 2:00pm-12:00am

📍4325 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

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Kaidia Pickels

Kaidia Pickels

Kaidia is a marketing copywriter and food/culture journalist based in Pittsburgh, PA. When she's not writing, she loves to travel, eat new dishes at local restaurants and try fitness classes throughout the city. She's a die-hard Penguins fan as well as an amateur baker and mixologist — sometimes combining both in one recipe.