We all know there is nothing worse than trying to scramble to the bar after work to meet up with friends only to realize by the time you're actually there and get seated you have approximately 30 mins until happy hour ends...
These drink special time restraints are just cruel to those of us who don't get out right at 5pm. But good news is, there are bars out there that keep their happy hour specials going much later. Here's a list of 7 of them.
1. The Keg Room
53 W 36th St, New York, NY
Located right by Penn Station, the Keg Room is a classic sport's bar with an all day happy hour. Yes you read that right, you simply cannot beat this one.
2. The Gray Mare
61 2nd Ave, New York, NY
The Gray Mare is a laid-back Irish Pub right in the middle of one of Manhattan's most fun neighborhoods, the East Village. Their happy hour ends at 8pm and includes six dollar Negronis and half off food specials.
432 E 13th St, New York, NY
Keybar is a small bar also located in the East Village and every drink is included in their happy hour special. Perfect for those who don't want to stick to just beer or wine.
4. The Watering Hole
106 E 19th St, New York, NY
The Watering Hole is known as much for its solid American fare as it is for karaoke and their happy hour that ends at 8pm that offers $2 menu with sliders, hot dogs and popcorn chicken, as well as $5 drafts, well drinks and glasses of wine.
5. Jake's Dilemma
430 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY
Located on the Upper West Side, Jake's dilemma has a class college bar feel that offers $15 buckets of beer, and $10 pitchers. Their happy hour runs from Monday to Friday, 3pm-11pm.
41 1st Avenue, New York, NY
Dog friendly bar located in the East Village that's known for it's smartly curated selection of beer and bourbon. This bar offers $5 draft beers, $5 well drinks, and $5 glasses of wine until 9pm and also has an awesome back patio.
7. Verlaine Bar and Lounge
110 Rivington St, New York, NY
Verlaine is a popular spot in the East Village that offers happy hour until 11pm Mon-Fri. They're known for their Asian tapas, revolving art shows & lychee martinis and their happy hour includes $7 glasses of wine, $7 mixed drinks, $4 Narragansetts.