Life along the Orange Line includes spending time out with friends, enjoying the local cafes, pubs and restaurants. There are great watering holes around Arlington, and the best offer fun and varied happy hours so you can enjoy your time out with ease. Listed below are some of Arlington’s best happy hours. Check them out when you’re ready for a night out after work where you can relax and unwind.
Located in Courthouse you will get a taste of the South at Bayou Bakery. With an extended happy hour, each Monday through Friday, from 5-9 you can enjoy tasty treats such as spicy cheese straws or pickled black-eyed pea humus for $3 each. Beer is on tap as well with $3 sips of Abita Amber. This coffee bar bakery has a homey feel and incredible eats; stay for the last hour and buy one, get a free pastry treat for dessert or breakfast the next day.
Enjoy the mod-Greek style of Kapnos Taverna in Ballston, and their cocktail and spirits inspired happy hour, Monday through Friday from 3-6. $5 beers and $6 wines compliment an array of $7 cocktails such as Hannibals, Martinis, and Island Time. Classic Greek tastes on the menu include dolmade plates (stuffed grape leaves), spanakopita and marinated olives for $5 each.
Experience the French countryside at Lyon Hall Brasserie in Clarendon. Hand-crafted cheeses, classic French breads and pastries wait alongside four incredible mussels dishes at $10 each. Here happy hour happens every day, from 3-7, and includes $5 wines and beers from a huge variety of choices. When you go, be sure to try what is said to be one of the best snacks in town, the Lyon Hall Frankfurter. For $7 you get a short rib hotdog in a poppy seed bun with sauerkraut and mustard – tasty indeed.
Ser in Ballston will take you a world away, to the incredible food culture of Madrid, Spain. Called the Neighborhood Hour, Ser offers a happy hour every day at both the bar and family table. $7 Spanish delights are available such as Croquetas (chicken, ham or spinach croquettes), Puntillitas (crispy mini-squid with jalapeño) or Setas (sautéed mushrooms). Add in Sangria for $6 a glass, a variety of wines for $7 and classic cocktails for $8, and the evening is set.
For another American classic happy hour, head over to Texas Jacks in Lyon Park. Happy hour runs Monday through Friday from 4-7 where you can get a taste of incredible classic barbeque. $5 Trail Bites include their popular brisket sandwiches, and pulled pork nachos. These are complimented with wine or draft beers at $5 each.
Happy Hours in Arlington are another great benefit to life on the Orange Line. When you are ready to buy or sell your home, myself and the Orange Line Living team are here to provide you with our unique and specialized services so you can turn your dreams into reality. To learn more about how we can help you, contact us directly at 571-969-7653 or at [email protected]