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East KC Happy Hour Specials

EXPLORE THE BEST HAPPY HOURS IN EAST KC 

Article by Mindy Hargesheimer

Photography by Provided

Kansas City is brimming with local restaurants and bars offering happy hour specials every day of the week. With varying days, times, menus, and pricing, we've compiled a wealth of destinations for you to find your optimal deal to feast and drink on! In no particular order, check out our East KC roundup, and head on over to your next evening (or day) out!

Menus and pricing are subject to change according to each individual restaurant and bar's seasonality and availability.

RELATED: The Ultimate KC Happy Hour Guide


Canoe Club | Mon-Fri 3-5 pm

Neighborhood: Lake Lotawana

Food: $6 Spinach Dip, Shrimp Cocktail, or Calamari

Drink: $1 Off Beers, $6 Double Wells

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Calaveras | Mon-Thurs 4-6 pm, Fri 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $3 all speciality salsas, tacos, $4 chicharrones, $5 guacamole, queso blanco, $8 drunken shrimp

Drink: $4 draft/packaged beer, $5 house wine, $6 margarita, frozen margarita, $7 paloma

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Marina 27 Steak & Seafood | Sun-Fri

Neighborhood: Lake Lotawana

Food: Daily Specials

Drink: Daily Specials

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Tipsy Taco | Tues-Sun

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: Daily Specials

Drink: Daily Specials

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Captain's Sports Lounge | Sun-Thurs

Neighborhood: Lake Lotawana

Food: Daily Specials

Drink: Daily Specials

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Red Door Grill | Mon-Fri 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: Our Way, Edamame: Simply seasoned and charred, grilled lemon, Korean dipping sauce — Price: $6.50, Pretzel Bites: Smoked green chile quest — Price: $8.25, Famous Fried Pickles: Hand-breaded dill pickles, aged parmesan, ranch dressing — Price: $8.25, White Cheddar Spinach & Artichoke Dip — Price: $8.95, Killer Calamari: Calamari strips dusted in our special house recipe, grilled lemon, horseradish cocktail and Korean dipping sauce — Price: $12.50

Drink: Small Batch Mules — Price: $5, House Wines — Price: $5, Well Cocktails — Price: $5, All Spirits — $2 Off, Draft Beer & Domestic Bottles — $1 Off 

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Brewbakers Bar & Grill | Mon-Fri 2-6 pm

Neighborhood: Belton

Food: $8 apps

Drink: $2.50 well cocktails, $2.50 domestic beer, $3 & $4 Boulevard, $4 Mondavi Wine


Bricks Pub & Grub | Tues-Sat 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $4 Edamame, Cheese Curds, Soft Pretzel, Pub Chips and Beer Cheese, Caprese Stack

Drink: $4 wells, wine, draft beer


Iron Horse Bar & Grill | Drinks Mon-Fri 11 am-6 pm, Appetizers Mon-Fri 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $8 Fried Pickles, Beer-Battered Onion Rings / $9 Buffalo Chicken Dip, Black Bean Hummus / $10 Chili Dog, Smoked Brisket Nacho

Drink: $3.50 Premium Wells / $4.00 Dark Horse House Wines / $6.00 Tito’s Moscow Mules, Espolon Cantaritos, Lunazul Blue Hawaiian

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Roots. Seasonal Cuisine | Daily HH Specials

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food & Drink Daily Specials: HH Menu


Johnny's Tavern | Mon-Fri 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $4 off apps

Drink: $3 wells and Blue Collar Lager, $5 Johnny's Originals, $1.50 off all draft beer 

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Johnny's Tavern | Mon-Thur 3-6 pm, Reverse HH Sun-Thur 9 pm-close

Neighborhood: Blue Springs

Food: $4 off apps

Drink: $1.50 off all drafts / $3 Blue Collar Lager Drafts, Wells / $5 Johnny’s Original Cocktails / Reverse HH Sun-Thur 9 pm-Close $2 Wells & $3 Drafts (excluding Tank 7)


Crane Brewing | Mon-Fri 4-6 pm

Neighborhood: Raytown

Food: $2 off grilled sandwiches / Italian Grinder / Caprese / Cuban / Grilled Cheese / $2 off appetizers / Bruschetta / Quesadilla / Hummus

Drink: ½ off all full-pour draft beers / $2 off our extensive cocktail menu and infused spirits

Outdoor Patio: Yes and dog friendly and located just feet from the Rock Island Trail


Five Four Restaurant & Drafthouse | Mon-Fri, 3-6 pm & Everyday 9 pm-close

Neighborhood: Independence

Food: 

Drink: 


54th Street Scratch Grill & Bar | Mon-Fri, 3-6 pm & Everyday 9 pm-close

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit, Blue Springs, Independence

Food: Variety of munchies all under $8-*munchie pricing available only with a minimum beverage purchase of $3 per item.

Drink: Speciality cocktails + drafts all under $6


Martin City Brewing Company - Pizza and Taproom | Sun-Fri 3-6 pm, Reverse HH 9 pm-close

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $6 apps

Drink: $3.50 pints / $5.50 Wells / $6.50 House Wines, Sangrias


Martin City Brewing Company - Pizza and Taproom Martin City | Mon-Fri 3-6 pm, All day Sunday, $3.50 pints every Monday 3 pm-close

Neighborhood: Martin City

Food: $6 apps

Drink: $3.50 pints / $4.50 Wells, House Wines / $6.50 Sangrias


Coast to Coast Pub in Martin City | Mon-Fri 3-6 pm, All day Sunday + 3 pm-close on Monday Nights

Neighborhood: Martin City

Food: $6 wings / $8 (2) Cheeseburger Sliders, (2) Pulled Pork Sliders, Steamed Mussels / $10 Calamari / $11 Shrimp Cocktail / $2 each Half Shell Oysters, 5 for $11 broiled oysters, 5 for $13 Rockefeller Oysters, 5 for $12 Angry Oysters

Drink: $3.50 pints / $5.50 Wells / 1/2 Price Bottles of Wine / $1 off Sangria


Made in KC Marketplace | Daily 4-7 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Drink: $3 Beer / $4 Wine / $7 Cocktails


East Forty Brewing | Tue 3-9 pm + Fri 12-5 pm

Neighborhood: Blue Springs

Food: $5 Appetizers - Spinach Artichoke Dip, Soft Pretzels with Beer Cheese, Green Dirt Farm Cheese with Crackers

Drink: $1 off all full pours of draft beer and cider + $5 well East Jack Mules and Bloody Marys + $3 shots

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


V’s Italiano Ristorante | Daily Open-7 pm

Neighborhood: Independence

Food: 1/2 Price Appetizers

Drink: $4 Domestic Bottles / $4.50 Wells / $5 Calls / $6.25 Glasses of Wine


Jack Stack BBQ | Mon-Fri 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $3 Onion Rings, Fried Mushrooms / $4 Pork Spare Ribs / $4.50 Fire-Kissed Wings / $5 Honey BBQ Baby Back Ribs, Pulled Pork Sliders

Drink: $2 off all Wines by the Glass $2 off / $3 Bud Light Draft / $4 Select Boulevard Drafts / $5 Sauza Gold Margaritas / $2 off all Handcrafted Cocktails 


Pearl Tavern | Daily 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: 1/2 price Oysters / / $5.95 Hushpuppies, Cheddar Biscuits, Chesapeake Fries / $7.95 Pearl Poutine, Fresh Mozzarella Toast, Blackened Shrimp Tacos, Jumbo Wings / $8.95 Ceviche, Mussels / $9.95 Calamari, Blue Crab Dip, Hot Peel ‘n’ Eat Shrimp

Drink: $2.95-3.95 Domestic Drafts & Bottle Beers / $3.95-4.95 Select Craft Drafts & Bottles, Well Drinks / $4.95 Select Wines & Bubbles / $6.95 Select Crushes


Smoke Brewing Co. | Mon-Fri 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $2-$2.50 Smoke Brew Sliders / $5-6 Nachos, Hummus and Pita Bread, Grilled Skewers, Street Tacos, Pretzels w. Beer Cheese, Smoked Fried Wings 4pc, Smoked BBQ Ribs 2pc, Loaded BBQ Fries, Truffle Fries

Drink: $3 Well Drinks / $4 House Beers, Wine


Summit Grill | Daily 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $5.95 Burger Slider, Fries / $7.95 Spinach Dip, Wings, Steak Street Tacos / $6.95 Hummus, Pot Roast Sliders / $8.95 Togarashi Seared Ahi Tuna, Fried Calamari, Blackened Mahi Tacos 

Drink: $2.95 Domestic Drafts & Bottle Beers / $3.95 Select Craft Drafts and Bottles, Well Drinks / $4.95 Wines / $6.95 Cocktails


Third Street Social | Daily 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $5.95 Meatball Slider/ $3.95 Korean Steak Taco, Pork Al Pastor Taco / $4.95 House Made Pimento Cheese/ $5.95 Fries / $6.95 Queso Dip, Sweet Potato Fries / $8.95 Smoked & Charred Buffalo Wings, Crispy Fried Brussels & Cauliflower, Nashville Hot Wings / $9.95 Pork Belly Burnt Ends, Creole BBQ Shrimp

Drink: $2.95 Draft Beer, Domestic Bottles / $4.95 Well Drinks / $5.95 Select Wines / $7.95 Select Cocktails


Jack Stack BBQ | Mon-Fri 3-6 pm

Neighborhood: Martin City

Food: $3 Onion Rings, Fried Mushrooms / $4 Pork Spare Ribs / $4.50 Fire-Kissed Wings / $5 Honey BBQ Baby Back Ribs, Pulled Pork Sliders

Drink: $2 off all Wines by the Glass / $3 Bud Light Draft / $4 Select Boulevard Drafts / $5 Sauza Gold Margaritas / $2 off all Handcrafted Cocktails


Somerset Wine & Cider Bar | Open Fridays and Saturdays Mid-May through the end of September Doors open at 5 pm, and Live music 6-9 pm

Neighborhood: Martin City

Drink: Menu


Firebirds Wood Fired Grill | Mon-Fri 4-6:30 pm in the FIREBAR and on the Patio

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $5 Crispy Cauliflower, Everything Pretzel, Beef Sliders / $7 Fired Up Shrimp / $8 Avocado-Lime Lemon Whipped Feta / $10 Tuna Tacos / $12 Grilled Tenderloin Medallions

Drink: $2 off All Draft Beers / $5 Well Drinks / $6 Select Glasses of Wine / $7 Signature Double Black Diamond Martini, Classic Cocktails

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Houlihan's Restaurant + Bar | Bar & Patio Mon-Fri 3-6 pm, Sat & Sun 1-4 pm, Dining Room Mon-Fri 3-5 pm

Neighborhood: Lee's Summit

Food: $6-10 Bites including Spicy Chicken and Avocado Eggrolls, Spinach Dip, Chicken Lettuce Wraps, Bottomless Fries, Pan-Fried Pork Dumplings, Houlihan’s Famous Shrooms, Char-Crusted Ahi Tuna, Crunchy Spicy Cauliflower, The “Big Cheese” Burger, and Chicken Wings

Drink: $5 well drinks / $6 Mules, Mojitos, Margs*, Martinis, Sangria, LIT Pitcher / Bleeding Rose, Oak Aged Manhattan, Limeade Pitcher & Featured Cocktails / Wine 6 oz glass $7, 9 oz glass $9 / DRAFT BEER Domestics $3, Crafts $4,

Heated Outdoor Patio: Yes


Hereford House | Daily 3-6 pm, All Day Sunday & Monday

Neighborhood: Independence

Food: $11 KC Hot Honey Boneless Wings / $8 Smoky Bacon Onion Dip / $11 Spinach & Artichoke Dip / $10 Pimento Queso con Chili / $12 Calamari / $8 Creamy Goat Cheese & Jalapeno Corn / $14 French Dip / $11 Steak Dijon W/ Fries / $14 Country Fried Chicken / $12 Steakhouse Burger & Fries / $17 Tenderloin Medallion / $11 Jackfruit Sandwich

Drink: $2 off Cocktails / $2 off Draft Beer / $1 off Domestic Bottles / $6 Glasses of Wine / $6 Well Spirits 

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