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19 Atlanta Drink Specials to Quench Your Thirst

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Plenty of Atlantans are fans of imbibing, but no one likes the often hefty price tags attached with doing so. With that in mind, scope our list of 19 drink specials, bargains, and deals throughout the city. Whether you prefer cheap beer or high-end cocktails, this list will keep your thirst quenched and your wallet full. Cheers.

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1. Barcelona Wine Bar

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240 N Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 589-1010
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Set up camp on the patio and enjoy half-off bottles of wine every Monday. [Photo: Barcelona Wine Bar/Facebook]

2. BLT Steak

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45 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 577-7601
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For weekend imbibing, check out BLT Steak's re-inebriated brunch menu with $5 Mimosas, Bloody Marys and Peach Bellinis, available between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. [Photo: BLT Steak]

3. Bone Lick BBQ

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1133 Huff Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 343-6574
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On $2 Tuesdays, get $2 Tecates and select shots, along with $2 sliders, boiled peanuts, and pork rinds. [Photo: Bone Lick BBQ/Facebook]

4. Colletta

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900 3rd St
Alpharetta, GA 30009
(678) 722-8335
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Every weekday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Colletta in Alpharetta serves half-price appetizers and pizza along with $5 glasses of wine and draft beer. [Photo: Matthew Wong]

5. Cypress Street Pint & Plate

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817 W Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 815-9243
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Get half-off wine bottles at Cypress Street every Thursday between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. [Photo: Cypress Street/Facebook]

6. Genki Noodles & Sushi

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5590 Roswell Rd Ste 100
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 843-8319
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Genki runs specials nightly, including Tokyo Tuesdays, with $3 Genki draft, $3.50 sake bombs, and $5 cold sake to wash down $1 sushi nigiri and $3 rolls at all three locations. [Photo: Marirose Allen]

7. Grain

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865 W Peachtree St
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 881-5377
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Starting in August, get $2 Genesse, $3 shorties, and $5 draft cocktails every Monday from 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. [Photo: Grain]

8. Holy Taco

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1314 Glenwood Ave SE
East Atlanta, GA 30316
(404) 230-6177
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Feel like gambling with your happy hour? Try the $2 "mystery beer" at Holy Taco, available daily. [Photo: Holy Taco/Facebook]

9. JCT Kitchen & Bar

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1198 Howell Mill Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 355-2252
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On Thursdays, get a $6 punch or cocktail of the day, $2.50 beers, or $6 glasses of wine ($24 for the entire bottle) at the upstairs bar at JCT. [Photo: Emily Schultz]

10. Kimball House

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303 E Howard Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
(404) 378-3502
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Wash down your half-price oysters — normally $2 to $3.50 apiece — with the "drink for the table," a vieux carré for four for $40. The oyster deal is only available between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m., but the booze is available at that price all night. [Photo: Matthew Wong]

11. Oddbird

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Between 5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays, Oddbird (at West Egg Cafe) has a "Local Bird, Local Brew" special: Buy an entree, get a draft pint (all local taps) for only $3. [Photo: Matthew Wong]

12. Paces & Vine

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4300 Paces Ferry Rd SE
Atlanta, GA 30339
From 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays, enjoy $20 Flights & Bites at Paces & Vine. The special includes a trio of chef-selected appetizers, plus a selection of three 3-ounce pours from select wines. [Photo: Raftermen]

13. Publik Draft House

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654 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 885-7505
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Get bang for your buck during brunch at Publik Draft House, where you can get pitchers of Mimosas for $12 between 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. on weekends. [Photo: Publik Draft House]

14. Red Pepper Taqueria

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2149 Briarcliff Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 325-8151
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Get $3 Mexican Breaks, $3 Tecate beers, $3 select craft beers, and $6 house margaritas all day, every day at all Red Pepper Taqueria locations. Watching your waistline? Don't miss $5 skinny margaritas every Thursday. [Photo: Andrew Averso]

15. Sweet Auburn Barbecue

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656 N Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
(678) 515-3550
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Celebrate Happy Hipster happy hour at Sweet Auburn Barbecue Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. with half-price cocktails, draft beers, and appetizers. [Photo: Jessie Parks]

16. The Brasserie and Neighborhood Cafe at Parish

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240 N Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 681-4434
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The Brasserie at Parish just launched #bottlesandbeats, featuring half-price bottles of wine overlooking the BeltLine every Sunday from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Featured bottles will be selected by in-house wine curator Peter Poulos, and the beats will be paired by DJ Dillon Maurer. [Photo: Concentrics Restaurants]

17. The Optimist

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914 Howell Mill Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 477-6260
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Oyster happy hour at The Optimist — from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays and 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends — features $5 dollar mugs of Eduardo Guzman’s weekly rotating punches. [Photo: Emily Schultz]

18. The Pinewood

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254 W Ponce de Leon Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
(404) 373-5507
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On Whiskey Wednesdays, get $5 off all whiskey cocktails. You can also score a Pinewood burger for only $5 Wednesdays (and all weekdays) between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. [Photo: Brittany Wages]

19. Trader Vic's

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255 Courtland St NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 659-2000
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Get you tiki drinks on with Trader Vic's popular Mai Tai, available for just $6 on Thursdays. [Photo: Trader Vic's]

1. Barcelona Wine Bar

240 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
Set up camp on the patio and enjoy half-off bottles of wine every Monday. [Photo: Barcelona Wine Bar/Facebook]
240 N Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

2. BLT Steak

45 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30308
For weekend imbibing, check out BLT Steak's re-inebriated brunch menu with $5 Mimosas, Bloody Marys and Peach Bellinis, available between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. [Photo: BLT Steak]
45 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW
Atlanta, GA 30308

3. Bone Lick BBQ

1133 Huff Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
On $2 Tuesdays, get $2 Tecates and select shots, along with $2 sliders, boiled peanuts, and pork rinds. [Photo: Bone Lick BBQ/Facebook]
1133 Huff Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

4. Colletta

900 3rd St, Alpharetta, GA 30009
Every weekday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Colletta in Alpharetta serves half-price appetizers and pizza along with $5 glasses of wine and draft beer. [Photo: Matthew Wong]
900 3rd St
Alpharetta, GA 30009

5. Cypress Street Pint & Plate

817 W Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308
Get half-off wine bottles at Cypress Street every Thursday between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. [Photo: Cypress Street/Facebook]
817 W Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30308

6. Genki Noodles & Sushi

5590 Roswell Rd Ste 100, Atlanta, GA 30342
Genki runs specials nightly, including Tokyo Tuesdays, with $3 Genki draft, $3.50 sake bombs, and $5 cold sake to wash down $1 sushi nigiri and $3 rolls at all three locations. [Photo: Marirose Allen]
5590 Roswell Rd Ste 100
Atlanta, GA 30342

7. Grain

865 W Peachtree St, Atlanta, GA 30308
Starting in August, get $2 Genesse, $3 shorties, and $5 draft cocktails every Monday from 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. [Photo: Grain]
865 W Peachtree St
Atlanta, GA 30308

8. Holy Taco

1314 Glenwood Ave SE, East Atlanta, GA 30316
Feel like gambling with your happy hour? Try the $2 "mystery beer" at Holy Taco, available daily. [Photo: Holy Taco/Facebook]
1314 Glenwood Ave SE
East Atlanta, GA 30316

9. JCT Kitchen & Bar

1198 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
On Thursdays, get a $6 punch or cocktail of the day, $2.50 beers, or $6 glasses of wine ($24 for the entire bottle) at the upstairs bar at JCT. [Photo: Emily Schultz]
1198 Howell Mill Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

10. Kimball House

303 E Howard Ave, Decatur, GA 30030
Wash down your half-price oysters — normally $2 to $3.50 apiece — with the "drink for the table," a vieux carré for four for $40. The oyster deal is only available between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m., but the booze is available at that price all night. [Photo: Matthew Wong]
303 E Howard Ave
Decatur, GA 30030

11. Oddbird

Atlanta, GA 30318
Between 5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays, Oddbird (at West Egg Cafe) has a "Local Bird, Local Brew" special: Buy an entree, get a draft pint (all local taps) for only $3. [Photo: Matthew Wong]

12. Paces & Vine

4300 Paces Ferry Rd SE, Atlanta, GA 30339
From 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays, enjoy $20 Flights & Bites at Paces & Vine. The special includes a trio of chef-selected appetizers, plus a selection of three 3-ounce pours from select wines. [Photo: Raftermen]
4300 Paces Ferry Rd SE
Atlanta, GA 30339

13. Publik Draft House

654 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
Get bang for your buck during brunch at Publik Draft House, where you can get pitchers of Mimosas for $12 between 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. on weekends. [Photo: Publik Draft House]
654 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

14. Red Pepper Taqueria

2149 Briarcliff Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
Get $3 Mexican Breaks, $3 Tecate beers, $3 select craft beers, and $6 house margaritas all day, every day at all Red Pepper Taqueria locations. Watching your waistline? Don't miss $5 skinny margaritas every Thursday. [Photo: Andrew Averso]
2149 Briarcliff Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30329

15. Sweet Auburn Barbecue

656 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306
Celebrate Happy Hipster happy hour at Sweet Auburn Barbecue Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. with half-price cocktails, draft beers, and appetizers. [Photo: Jessie Parks]
656 N Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

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16. The Brasserie and Neighborhood Cafe at Parish

240 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
The Brasserie at Parish just launched #bottlesandbeats, featuring half-price bottles of wine overlooking the BeltLine every Sunday from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Featured bottles will be selected by in-house wine curator Peter Poulos, and the beats will be paired by DJ Dillon Maurer. [Photo: Concentrics Restaurants]
240 N Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

17. The Optimist

914 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
Oyster happy hour at The Optimist — from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays and 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends — features $5 dollar mugs of Eduardo Guzman’s weekly rotating punches. [Photo: Emily Schultz]
914 Howell Mill Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

18. The Pinewood

254 W Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030
On Whiskey Wednesdays, get $5 off all whiskey cocktails. You can also score a Pinewood burger for only $5 Wednesdays (and all weekdays) between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. [Photo: Brittany Wages]
254 W Ponce de Leon Ave
Decatur, GA 30030

19. Trader Vic's

255 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303
Get you tiki drinks on with Trader Vic's popular Mai Tai, available for just $6 on Thursdays. [Photo: Trader Vic's]
255 Courtland St NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

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