Counting down the seconds to five o’clock? Race to the bar and get the first round in – cocktails, wine, beers and food at happy hour prices. Happy hour is our salvation and this is your guide of where to find it in Shanghai.
Heyday Vintage Jazz Bar
Heyday kicks off a brand spanking new happy hour with 50% off all cocktails, beer, and glasses of wine every day from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. No better way to unwind after work than with a tasty drink at half the price and some great music and munchies in the retro vibe of Heyday.
50 Tai’an Road, near Xingguo Road // 泰安路50号, 近兴国路
Café des Stagiaires
From 5pm to 8pm on YKL, Wuding and Dagu, the only happy hour you need to know about is at Café des Stagiaires. Vedett beer on tap from ¥15, house wine at ¥20 per glass, a bottle of rose for ¥100, cocktails for ¥40, and the infamous Ricard is just ¥10!
YKL: 54-56 Yongkang Road, near Xiangyang Road // 永康路54-56号, 近襄阳路
WUDING: 1085 Wuding Road, near Jiaozhou Road // 武定路路1085号, 近胶州路
DAGU: 386 Dagu Road, near Shimen Road // 大沽路386号, 近石门路
Everyday from 5pm to 7pm at Henkes, cocktails, beers and glasses of wine are buy-one-get-one-free! Sit inside or go al fresco at the Ozzie-Italian trattoria by Jingan Temple, and if you get peckish then you could try their stone baked pizzas.
Reel Mall, Floor 1, 1601 West Nanjing Road, near Changde Road // 南京西路1601号1楼, 近常德路
From 5pm to 8pm, Sunday to Thursday at Avenue cocktails, beer, red and white wine is ¥88 buy-one-get-one-free. Enjoy the greenery of Xujiahui park with drinks for two on the sunny terrace, or just drink two to yourself!
844 Hengshan Road, near Tianping Road // 衡山路844号, 近天平路
This May only, get 50% off all glasses of wine at the newly renovated Café Montmartre, Monday to Friday from 5pm to 8 pm. Experience the authentic Parisian lifestyle that lives on in the former French Concession.
68 Middle Wulumuqi Road, near Changle Road // 乌鲁木齐中路68号, 近长乐路
Every Tuesday, drink buy-one-get-one-free at Craft, plus ¥50 cocktails on Wednesday to Saturday, 8pm – 10.30pm. Also pencil in May 20 – 21, Craft celebrates 5 years of sin and shamelessness with Miki Discosnot, Velvet Robot (live set), Razor, Nnton, Lucy, Lindberg, Nik Hip, Tommy Badshoes and Perseau.
Donghu Hotel South Wing, 7 Donghu Road // 东湖宾馆, 东湖路7号
Everyday for the whole of May at Moon’s Steakhouse, 5pm to 8pm is HA88Y HOUR! The lucky number 8 celebration features loads of offers – 2 glasses of house sparkling/white/red wine or beer + FREE FLOW canapés for just ¥88 – FREE FLOW house sparkling/white/ red wine or beer + canapés for just ¥188 – any steak order gets ¥88 discount!
Lobby Level, Swissotel Grand,1 Yuyuan Road, near Changde Road // 上海宏安瑞士大酒店, 愚园路1号, 近常德路
Everyday at Pizza Delfina from 4.30pm to 7pm, drink buy-one-get-one-free beers, specialty cocktails and glasses of wine. If you’re hungry, Delfina isn’t just about pizza, the “Rotisserie Hen” looks lush too and there’s lots more to choose from.
Floor 3, 755 Middle Huaihai Road, near Ruijin 2 Road // 淮海中路755号3楼, 近瑞金二路
Kick back and relax on the terrace or in the beautiful dining space at Azul Tapas Lounge. Refresh yourself with half-price cocktails and sangría from 5pm to 7pm, plus you should taste one or two of Azul’s amazing tapas dishes.
Ferguson Lane, Floor 8, 378 Wukang Road, near Tai’an Road // 武康路378号8楼, 近泰安路
Everybody’s favorite Thai restaurant on Anfu Road has a its happy hour every day of the week from 5pm to 7pm. Their happy hour menu changes once every two weeks but for now, the buy-one-get-one-free deal applies to the following drinks: Lemongrass Martini, Pattaya Sunset, Caipirinia, Maitai, and Asahi beer.
Floor 2, 195 Anfu Road, near Wulumuqi Road // 安福路195号2楼, 近乌鲁木齐路
Bang by Mr. Willis
Everyday from 9pm to 11pm, if you’ve been working overtime never fear! Get a table at BANG for the late night happy hour, cocktails, beers and glasses of wine are buy-one-get-one-free.
IAPM Mall, Floor 5, 999 Middle Huaihai Road, near South Shanxi Road // 淮海中路999号5楼, 近陕西南路