7 Best Happy Hours Near Moscone Center

August 14, 2019

Travelers, business people, and locals in San Francisco are all likely to spend some time at the Moscone Convention Center at some point in their lives. Rather you’re there for business or pleasure, you will want to take some time to explore the surrounding area. After all, you are in the heart of downtown, San Francisco. Next time you find yourself at the Moscone Center, explore the city at one of the 7 best happy hours near Moscone Center! Looking for more than just happy hour? Explore our best restaurants near Moscone Center.

Press Club

When you want to be trendy, head to the Press Club. This sleek wine bar and lounge serves some of the finest wines and beers in the city. Stop by before 6 pm for their daily happy hour featuring $3 off all wines by the glass and $3 off all draft beers. Feel like getting a bottle with some co-workers? This is the spot for you! Before 6 pm get ½ off all bottles over $70! It’s the perfect solution to try some of the finest wines around.

TableTop Tap House

Tabletop Tap House is the place to go when you’re eager to make new friends and play some games. The restaurant features billiard tables, foosball, and more than  80 board games. They serve approachable American tavern-style food with a full bar. Stop by for tappy hour Monday through Friday from 4pm-7pm where you can enjoy $2 off all taps and signature cocktails. Their tappy menu also features $7 foodie bites like the buffalo cauliflower bites.

E&O Kitchen and Bar

When you’re craving the bold flavors in modern Asian cuisine, stop by E&O Kitchen and Bar. Their modern shareable plates and creative cocktails make this the perfect happy hour for a group. From 3-6pm Monday through Saturday you can enjoy $4 beers, $6 wines and $6 cocktails. They also have a happy hour bar menu with items like the $3 ahi tuna tartare and the $4 wood oven naan.

83 Proof

When you want nothing more after a long day then a solid cocktail, come to 83 Proof. This intimate bar is the perfect place for quality conversations and a chance to slow down. 83 Proof doesn’t serve any food allowing them to put all their focus into making you a high-quality drink. Stop by Monday through Thursday from 2-7pm for $4 drafts and $4 well drinks. On Friday, it gets even better with their happy hour starting at 12 pm!

Southside Spirit House

Southside Spirit House is a San Francisco themed bar and lounge with a casual, yet upscale vibe. It’s a warm and inviting space with wooden floors, a wood bar, and a centralized art installation showcasing the work of local artists. Stop by weekly for their popular happy hour. From Monday through Friday from 3 pm – 6 pm they serve select $3 beers, $8 wines, and $10 Suntory High Balls. If you’re in the area on a Tuesday, stop by for $2 street tacos all night long!


When you’re craving some hearty American dishes in a gastropub setting, head to Brixton. This rock ‘n’ roll artwork themed bar and restaurant is the perfect place for hearty bites and drinks in the city. Their daily happy hour runs Monday through Friday from 3pm-7pm featuring $5 beers, $7 cocktails, $8 wines, and food items starting at $3! Come on Tuesday for their early happy hour starting at 11 am or on Wednesday for ½ off all bottles of wine!

Happy Hour Mixology

Make it a curated and interactive happy hour to bond with your team. Perfect for after work, before dinner, or a little break in a long day of meetings, our Bartender package makes our Hands-on Mixology mini-lesson the main event. Start with a spirit tasting and get your team working directly with an expert bartender to learn the basics of mixology and principles of great cocktail preparation.  Everyone will try their hand at mixing and shaking the featured cocktail recipe – compare styles and flair, and enjoy their creation alongside fun cocktail games! And don’t worry – we’ll send a second round of cocktails made by the expert bartender, too!

Want more than 7 best happy hours near Moscone Center in San Francisco? Visit our website and book our Union Square Cocktail Tour where you’ll have the chance to visit three cocktail bars!

by Sarah Murphee