The bar scene may constantly change; nightlife trends may come and go, but after-work libations⁠—dare we say⁠—are forever. So if you’re looking for places where you can take the edge off or just schmooze over booze, you’ll want to be around Rockwell Center when you clock out and happy hour strikes. 

We compiled a list of places for you to settle into after hours, or help you map out a pub crawl if you’re feeling adventurous. 

Power Plant Mall

Draft Restaurant and Brewery

 
 
 
 
 
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Draft carries an impressive selection of beer. Whether you want it straight from the tap or drink it out of a bottle, you’ll find something that suits your palate.

Barcino

 
 
 
 
 
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If your idea of happy hour involves a glass of wine and tapas, Barcino is where you want to be. 

Fireside 

Pro tip: From 3:00pm to 6:00pm and 9:00pm to 12:00am, you get 50% off on cocktails or a sangria carafe, and two-for-one on local beers.

CDP Global Table

Come for the eclectic cuisine, stay for their unique selection of bubbly cocktails.

Teppan Okochi

 
 
 
 
 
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Teppan Okochi’s bar menu includes an impressive selection of authentic Japanese sochu and sake, wine from Napa Valley, and premium Japanese whisky.

The Grid Food Market

 
 
 
 
 
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Drinking buddies with different tastes can go stall-hopping around The Grid. There’s something for everyone: an extensive wine selection, draft beer, gorgeous designer cocktails, and, arguably, the best sangria ever.  

Edades Tower and Garden Villas

Dean & DeLuca

 
 
 
 
 
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The New York pastry shop has al fresco and indoor seating ideal for after-hours drinks away from the crowd.

Ooma

 
 
 
 
 
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Channel your inner Japanese salaryman and down a Hai-ball or two after a long day at work.

Single Origin

 
 
 
 
 
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The bar menu at Single Origin reads like a beverage connoisseur’s dream come true. 

One Rockwell

Nikkei

Nikkei will hook you with Japanese Peruvian fare, then they reel you in with magical concoctions like Wasabi Matcha Margarita, Sleepless in Shinjuku, and Gone Geisha. (Photo from Facebook.com/NikkeiPh)

Grace Park

 

Trust Margarita Fores to pair farm-to-table dishes with an interesting drinks selection which includes premium brews, wine, classic cocktails, and three kinds of bloody mary! (Photo from Facebook.com/GraceParkDining)

UCC Cafe Terrace

For those whose idea of a night cap includes coffee or Japanese beers.

8 Rockwell

Eight Coffee Bar by UCC

Perfect for business meetings that transition into friendly socials. 

Wild Flour Restaurant

Pastries? Good. Dishes? Hearty! Cocktails? Yes, please! Wild Flour has all your cravings covered from sunrise to sunset. 

Joya Lofts & Towers

Made Nice 

 
 
 
 
 
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Made Nice is made for a “treat yourself” type of After Hours session.

Rambla

Rambla has a nice selection of cocktails that are equal parts pretty and potent. 

Woodfire Bistro

 

For Italian-themed night caps, Woodfire Bistro has the right vino to go with your pizza or pasta. (Photo from Facebook.com/WoodfireBistro)

Refinery

 
 
 
 
 
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Refinery offers post-work bliss shaken, stirred, or whichever way you like . There’s Happy Hour every day from 4:00pm to 9:00pm where you get 25% off on craft cocktails, and the occasional unlimited drink promo, which pairs well with their cold cut and cheese platter.  


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