• The Best Hoboken + Jersey City Happy Hours of the Week {June 26, 2017 Edition}

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    Summer has officially moved in and so have all the fun events that come along with it. From new summer cocktail menus, dog-friendly patio dinners, and irresistible brunchy bites, this week’s specials will surely make you remember why this is your favorite time of year. Here are this week’s best happy hours in Hoboken + Jersey City {PS: It’s worth mentioning that Brass Rail has house wines on tap for 50% off ALL week long Monday-Friday from 4PM-7PM}:

    Monday – June 26th

    Dog Days of Summer at House of ‘Que {Hoboken}

    Dog Days of Summer kick off on Monday, so head over to House of ‘Que for dinner on the patio with your furry friend. Get a free doggie goodie bag from Sniff Dog Walkers and some delicious BBQ – sounds like the perfect summer night for you and your pup. Take advantage of their happy hour until 7 PM with $3 Coors Light Drafts, $3 Pabst Blue Ribbon, $4 Shiner drafts, $5 house wine, $5 Tito’s, or their 1/2-priced cocktail of the day.

    $8 Classics at Dullboy {Jersey City}

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    Start your week off with classic cocktails at Dullboy for $8 until 7 PM. With quality cocktails and American style food offerings to match, you deserve a Monday this good.

    Tuesday – June 27th

    Taco Tuesday at LasOlas {Hoboken}

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    Make this Tuesday a positive one with Taco Tuesdays at LasOlas. Tacos are only $3 and their happy hour runs from 4 PM to 8 PM with $4 draft beer, $4 well drinks, and $5 glasses of wine. BTW – LasOlas mainly serves sushi, so if you’d rather skip the tacos or can’t make up your mind, LasOlas has a variety of options. They also serve $10 lunch specials from 12 PM to 3 PM.

    Wine by Farmers at The Cliff {Jersey City}

    Ever wonder the benefits of drinking natural and organic wines? Find out the facts at the Wine by Farmers event hosted by Chris Leo from PS Wine Bar at The Cliff on Tuesday. The tasting will offer eight wines as well as information that will satisfy all your curiosities. Yummy food from The Cliff will be served as well. The event will run from 7 PM to 9 PM at $45 per person {tickets here}.

    Wednesday – June 28th

    Party with Purpose Happy Hour at Pier 13 {Hoboken}

    If you haven’t heard of Party with Purpose by now, this is definitely an organization you want to look into. We mentioned them in our June 2017 Volunteer Opportunities but as a quick recap – PWP is a Hoboken-based organization that brings people and professionals together to organize events that raise money for children’s charities. On Wednesday, they’ll be at Pier 13 promoting their purpose as well as their upcoming events. Stop by the pier and enjoy 1/2-priced drink specials while learning about this awesome organization. Sign up for the race here {and use code HOBOKENGIRL for 20% off your ticket!}: http://www.partywithpurpose.org/events/2017hoboken5k/

    Brix City Brewing at Atlas Public House {Jersey City}

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    Since you’ll be learning about organic wines on Tuesday, round out your knowledge of spirits with craft brews on Wednesday. From 7 PM to 10 PM for $50, Brix City Brewing is hosting a five course guided pairing at Atlas Public House. There will be a selection of two casks and three kegs with each beer presented by their chef and head brewer.

    Thursday – June 29th

    Karaoke Night at Taphaus 

    If you want to shine your way into the weekend with the perfect Thursday night activity – karaoke – then Taphaus Hoboken has you covered from 8 PM to midnight. Start charging your confidence early and head over to their happy hour before 7 PM and grab a beer from their huge selection of brews.

    Happy Hour at Komegashi Too {Jersey City}

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    From 5 PM to 8 PM, enjoy Komegashi Too‘s happy hour along with their delicious modern Japanese menu. Also, if you haven’t visited the original Komegashi restaurant on Montgomery Street or want to give it your goodbyes, they’re officially closing that store on Friday, June 30th.

    Friday – June 30th

    Wok to Walk Day {Hoboken}

    Wok to Walk is opening on Friday and they’re offering free lunch and dinner to celebrate. Lunch will be from 12 PM to 2 PM and dinner will be from 5 PM to 8 PM. You can also join a great volunteer opportunity as TRUE Mentors will be giving insight on their program, recruiting volunteers, and collecting donations.

    Pat Van Dyke at Fox + Crow {Jersey City}  

    Spend your Friday night at Fox + Crow sipping one of their cocktails or mixed drinks from their happy hour at 5 PM to 7 PM. Stick around for a free live performance of original music from Pat Van Dyke from 10 PM to midnight. Oh, and the kitchen is open until midnight so you can pair some tasty snacks with your free live entertainment.

    Saturday – July 1st

    Summer Happy Hour at Porter Collins {Hoboken}

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    Summer fun = summer specials. Porter Collins is treating us to a summer happy hour menu with 1/2-priced speciality cocktails, draft beers, and wine by the glass from 5 PM to 7 PM. Hang out at this upscale casual space and definitely try one of their summer cocktails {we did during our visit, and they’re delish}.

    Brunch at Orale {Jersey City}

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    Now this is a fiesta of a brunch that you need to try. From avocado toast and breakfast burritos to fresh squeezed juice and an assortment of guac, Orale‘s brunch menu will put the brightness in your Saturday morning. Just look at those churro-waffles…

    Sunday – July 2nd

    Brunch at The Shep {Hoboken}

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    Brunch at The Shepherd + The Knucklehead is what you need to be doing on Sunday in Hoboken. Stop by from 11 AM to 3 PM and get your hands on a $5 Bloody Mary, a $25 bucket of Prosecco, or a $15 pitcher of Sangria. Plus, if you mention Hoboken Girl, get a FREE mimosa, Bloody, or white/red sangria with brunch entree. Yasss.

    Weekend Brunch Specials at HopsScotch {Jersey City}

    If you’re in JC, don’t pass up the $14.95 all-you-can-drink Bloody Mary bar which includes mimosas, bellinis, screwdrivers, and margaritas starting at 11:30 AM at HopsScotch. Fuel up from their weekend menu and end your weekend right – because it’s time to start another week of the happiest hours all over again.

    No  matter how you spend your hours, we hope they’re all happy ones! Share them with us on IG @HobokenGirlBlog or #HobokenGirl!


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    Mostly from Marco Island, FL, Danielle moved to NJ to pursue her Bachelor’s in Communication & Media Arts at Montclair State University. Despite her geographical location, she always had a soul connection to Hoboken and the surrounding area, spending nearly every summer meandering through the sweet streets of the Mile Square while visiting her family. Besides writing, she's a lover of cozy cafés, good lyrics, inspiring speeches, mountainous retreats, and sunsets on the skyline. She enjoys capturing the moment and has a passion for travel and discovery. You can often find her exploring the city or venturing to one of her favorite East Coast spots.