Happy Hour Specials In Cape Town

Looking for a great place to have sundowners or after work drinks? Check out our list of amazing happy hour specials in Cape Town.

Updated December 2023

The Village Idiot: Happy Hour Specials

The Village Idiot is a super cool, laid-back pub-style eatery located in Cape Town’s trendy loop street. Boasting a bar, lounge, dining area and pool room, the Village Idiot has become a popular hangout spot for locals and travellers alike during both the day and night.

  • HAPPY HOUR Wednesday to Saturday 6-8pm 
  • WEDNESDAY Pizza + Drink = R115 
  • THURSDAYS Half off all food *except First Thursdays 
  • FRIDAY Burger + Drink = R125 
  • SATURDAY R350 Meal Deal *any 2 mains + bottle of house wine or Standard beer jug 
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Golden Hour & Brunch Specials at Café Caprice

Located on the famous Camps Bay promenade and sunset strip, Café Caprice is one of Cape Town’s coolest all-day cafés and restaurants, trendiest cocktail hotspots, and ultimate sunset viewing sites. Combining artisan cocktails, a café-style menu, relaxing lounges, and sidewalk seating, Café Caprice gives locals and tourists the opportunity to experience the epitome of Cape Town’s cosmopolitan social scene. Situated directly across the stunning Camps Bay beach, every dish, cocktail, and cold beer is paired with a spectacular beachfront and ocean view – What more could you ask for?

Café Caprice is taking the classic happy hour special to the next level with their Golden Hour Special.

There has never been a better time to head on over to Café Caprice, sit back, relax, and soak up all the cool Café Caprice vibes and stunning beachfront views, all while sipping on a cold and refreshing Cocktail. To make things EVEN better, they’re offering drink specials from 11am to 12pm, as part of their Brunch Specials.

The Specials:

Golden Hour: Monday to Friday 4pm-6pm for a selection of discounted Caprice Classic Cocktails.

Brunch Specials: COCKTAILS From 11am till 12pm

MIMOSA | R65 – Boschendal Brut and orange juice.




  • Address: Café Caprice, 37 Victoria Road, Signal Hill, Camps Bay, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 438 8315 | [email protected]
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The 41: Daily Happy Hour

The 41 offers Happy Hour Every day between 3 and 5 p.m., sure to brighten your week.

The Special: Enjoy half price every Monday-Sunday on selected classic cocktails and beers.

If that isn’t enough, resident DJs will be playing on Saturdays and Sundays from 3 PM. So, if you are looking for good vibes, house music, and sunsets, look no further than The 41.

Address: 41 Victoria Road, Camps Bay South Africa

Phone: +27 21 437 0558

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Arnold’s has been capturing hearts since 1998. This lovely café on Kloof Street, near the renowned Mount Nelson Hotel, has gained a reputation for outstanding breakfasts, prompt and friendly service, and a daring “walk on the wild side” cuisine.

Arnold’s provides the ideal environment for your dining enjoyment, with an outdoor seating area with views of Table Mountain and a warm, inviting dining space within.

The Special: Happy Hour from 2-6pm daily. | R30 Mimosas | R49 Cocktails

Address: 60 Kloof Street, Gardens

Tel: 021 424 4344

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The Public House Specials

The specials: 

  • Wednesday: 2 For 1 Margaritas between 6pm and 9pm
  • Thursday: Buy 1 Get 1 Free Beer | Buy 2 get 1 free pizza | from 3pm to 12am
  • Sunday: 2 For 1 Deils Peak 500ml – R70 | 2 for 1 Burger Meal – R 120| 2 for 1 Pizza | The Public House Special Cocktail – R55

For all the right reasons, the Public House has become a local legend. This business, with its warm and friendly ambiance, is the go-to destination for people looking for amazing experiences, wonderful cuisine, and a dynamic social scene.

  • Address: 108 Kloof St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001
  • Contact details: 061 544 6937

Van Hunks Daily Happy Hour

Get these specials every day from 5pm – 7pm

R12 SINGLE TOT DEAL – Bells, Gordons, Smirnoff or Klipdrift

El Jimador gold tequila x2 – R30

Jägermeister x2 – R30

A glass of House wine – R20 (Saxenburg Wine blends)

Stripe Horse 600ml – R35


DAILY 22:00-23:00

R12 SINGLE TOT DEAL Bells, Gordons, Smirnoff or Klipdrift

Address: Corner of Kloof Street and Upper Union Street. Gardens

Tel: 021 422 5422

Wednesday Happy Hour Specials Van Hunks

Dizzys Camps Bay

  • The special: Happy Hour from 4pm – 7pm daily

Dizzys, with its relaxing beachfront setting, is the ideal spot to unwind and taste delectable meals. Service that is quick and polite is always on the menu, ensuring that every visit is memorable. Dizzys Camps Bay also organizes frequent quiz evenings and live music events, keep updated on their Instagram for upcoming events!

Address: 41 The Drive, Camps Bay, Cape Town

Phone: 021 438 2686

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With its amazing happy hour cocktail offers, Fable in Cape Town creates a gripping narrative, converting your evening into a lovely tale of tastes and libations. At Fable, where every sip is a part of the tale, immerse yourself in their magical setting and discover a story-filled menu while sipping reduced beverages during happy hour.

The Special: 2 for 1 Happy Hour on selected food and drinks

  • When: from 5pm – 7pm (Tuesday and Wednesday) and from 4pm – 7pm (Thursday to Saturday)
  • Address: corner bree & wale st, cape town
  • Contact details: +27 66 009 7786 | [email protected]

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Fancy Franks

The Specials

2-4-1 drink specials, 16h00 – 18h00, every day:

  • Frank’s Fix lager.
  • House red or white wine.
  • Cosmopolitan and Mojito cocktails.

All Day Drink Specials

  • 2 x double Pushkin vodka and Coke – R72
  • 2 x double Olof Bergh brandy and Coke – R72
  • 2 x double Gordon’s Gin and Tonic – R72
  • 2 x double Bell’s Whiskey and Soda – R88

As a regular at Fancy Franks myself, I can confidently say that their happy hour is not one to be missed. In addition, their daily food specials make any regular day a special one. If you’re keen on a social bar with good vibes and better food, take my word for these happy hour specials.

  • Address: Ocean Square, 4 Ocean Way, Sunset Beach | Shop 1, The Golf Village, 2 De Beers Ave, Somerset West
  • Contact details: Sunset Beach 021 879 1923 | Somerset West 021 569 3745

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The Piano Bar Happy Hour

The stage is set for an amazing Happy Hour experience at Cape Town’s The Piano Bar. They’re offering up a symphony of amazing specials on a variety of classic cocktails, drinks and food from 3 PM to 7 PM daily. But it’s not just about the beverages; it’s also about the vibe. While sipping your favorite drink, listen to the relaxing sounds of live piano music, which creates the ideal backdrop for an evening of relaxation and indulgence.

  • The Special: Happy Hour Daily from 3pm to 7pm
  • Address: 47 Napier St, De Waterkant, Cape Town
  • Tel: +27 21 007 5212 +27 66 341 2589 | [email protected]

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MiCaffè: Happy Hour & Free Mimosas

Micaffè, located in the heart of Cape Town, is your midweek to weekend sanctuary for Happy Hour treats! From Wednesday to Saturday, between 4 and 6 p.m., they have excellent specials that will tickle your taste buds and quench your thirst. And if you go on a Sunday morning, you’re in for a real treat! When you order breakfast, you’ll be treated to free mimosas, making it the ideal way to start your day in style.

  • When: Happy Hour – Wednesday to Saturday 4-6pm | Free Mimosas every Sunday
  • Address: Shop 5, The Barracks Serviced Apartments, 50 Bree St
  • Tel: 087 470 0670

Hotel Verde: Earth Hour Happy Hour

With its eco-friendly Happy Hour special, Hotel Verde in Cape Town goes above and above. Every Thursday evening, from 6 to 9 p.m., they raise the bar for sustainability by turning off non-critical equipment and lighting. While you’re enjoying this energy-saving experience, take advantage of their Happy Hour offers at the bar for a truly eco-friendly happy hour.

  • When: Thursdays 6pm – 9pm
  • Specials: Single Gin & Tonic (Buy 1 Get 1 Free):  R85
    Sangria (250ml): R50
    Sangria (500ml): R90
    Sangria (1L): R150
  • Address: 15 Michigan Street, Airport Industria, Cape Town
  • Tel: +27 (21) 380 5500

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Hudsons Happy Hour

Hudsons in Cape Town knows how to make your workdays even more enjoyable! Monday through Friday, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., for cheap beers on tap, scrumptious snacks, selected glasses of wine, and handmade cocktails. It’s the ideal way to unwind after a hard day, with excellent company and even greater prices available.

  • Special: Monday to Friday – 4:30pm – 6:30pm | Discounted Beers on tap, appetizers, selected glasses of wine and cocktails
  • Address: View Their Locations Here

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Harrington Cocktail Lounge: Half Price Happy Hour

Harrington’s Cocktail Lounge has fast become one of Cape Town’s most sought-after bars and cocktail lounges. This popular Cape Town drinking spot is now taking it to the next level with their amazing half price happy hour specials! From 4pm – 6pm you can take advantage of their Friday happy hour specials and half price tapas. Furthermore, don’t miss out on their weekly Wednesday wine evenings, featuring a 3 course meal paired with fine wines. They truly have something for everyone to enjoy!

  • When: Fridays 4pm – 6 pm
  • Address: 61b Harrington Street, Cape Town
  • Tel: 078 916 7903 | [email protected]

Beluga: Half Price Sushi & Drinks

Beluga, located on the lively V&A Waterfront, provides an irresistible Happy Hour deal. Monday through Friday from 4 PM to 6 PM, and weekends from 12 PM to 6 PM, you may enjoy up to 50% off a delicious assortment of sushi, handmade drinks, and dim sum. It’s the ideal formula for an afternoon of gourmet indulgence and relaxation by the waterfront.

  • When: Monday – Friday 4pm – 6pm | Saturday & Sunday 12pm – 6pm
  • Address: 1st Floor, Cruise Terminal, Duncan Road, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
  • Tel:+27 21 418 2948 | +27 61 434 0813 | [email protected]

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La Parada: Happy Hour

La Parada has not only established itself as one of Cape Town’s most sought-after restaurants, but top hangout spots for an afternoon drink or night out. And they’re certainly kicking it into full gear this summer with their happy hour specials! Visitors to this cool Cape Town spot can now enjoy specials every Monday to Thursday from 4-6pm on selected wine, beers and cocktails.

  • When: Monday to Thursday from 4pm – 6pm
  • Address: All Cape Town La Parada Stores

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Bossa knows how to set the mood for an unforgettable evening. Join them daily between 4 PM and 6 PM for a sensational Happy Hour where you can enjoy cocktails and jars for just R59. It’s the ultimate way to start your night with a touch of flair and flavor that won’t break the bank.

  • When: Daily from 4pm – 6pm
  • Address: All Bossa Locations

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Rita’s Cocktail Club

Rita’s Cocktail Bar, a new jewel in Cape Town, will charm you. This urban hideaway on Kloof Street mixes cosmopolitan refinement with relaxing rooftop vibes, providing a refuge with masterfully made drinks. Don’t miss their daily Happy Hour, where you can experience the enchantment of half-price margaritas every day from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., making it the ideal area to unwind and indulge while admiring the vistas and the art of mixology.

  • When: Daily from 5pm – 7pm | Half Price Margaritas
  • Address: 22 Kloof Street, Cape Town
  • Tel: 021 300 6695

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