Happy Hour in Cardiff

Picture the scene. It's been a long hot day of toiling away in the office and all you want is a few flavoursome tipples, but payday is still an agonising couple of weeks away. Fear not, like every bustling metropolitan city, there are loads of affordable drinks deals just waiting for you to exploit. With discounted spirits, two for one cocktails and pints for less than £3, you'll be able to drink and dance the night away without breaking the bank. Here's our recommended list of the best happy hours in Cardiff.

Last updated on 17th February 2021




Home to one of the capital's best happy hours, Gassy's is a top choice for cheap drinks in Cardiff. Be sure to check out the bar's deals before you head over where you'll find offers like £3 canned craft beers and £6 cocktail pitchers.

Dirty Martini Cardiff

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One of Cardiff's top cocktail bars, Dirty Martini certainly needs no introduction. Boasting stylish interiors and a team of in-house expert mixologists who are constantly experimenting with new flavours and seasonal specials, this place is a guaranteed good night out. Best of all, the venue's happy hour is in operation each day from 4pm-10pm and includes half-price martinis amongst other great deals.  

Always there for you in your time of happy hour need, Revolution run epic drinks offers every single day until 9pm. Go 2-for-1 on their favourite cocktails, from a Haig Club-laced Old Fashioned to the ready and raring Poppin' Espresso Martini, and don't be surprised if the DJs turn up before you're done.

Known for its kitsch interiors and vintage charm, Cosy Club is located at Mermaid Quay complete with a gorgeous waterside terrace. Head to this spot on a summer's day and enjoy two of their classic cocktails for just £9.95 between 4pm and 8pm Sunday to Thursday. With offerings including the Butter Toffee Old Fashioned and a vodka-based drinkable Eton Mess, you'll be double parking before you know it. 

Feed your wanderlust and experience a slice of Cuban life right in the centre of Cardiff. Save on the air miles and the cash, and take advantage of Revolucion De Cuba's generous drink deals that take place between 5pm and 9pm Sunday to Friday, or 5pm to 7pm on a Saturday, or if all the revelry has got you feeling peckish, opt for a main and a cocktail for only £12 every Thursday.