It’s Time To Get Happy

By The Foodies

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere, and it’s never too early to start thinking about happy hour, so The Foodie at Long Islander News have put together a list of our favorite happy hour specials around town. Did we miss your favorite? Well, let us know what it is, where and when it’s offered by sending an email to

Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m., is prime time at Blackstone in Melville.

Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m., is prime time at Blackstone in Melville.



10 Pinelawn Road, Melville

Unwind, taste, network, mingle and enjoy the prime time menu at Blackstone available Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. The steakhouse offers up an $8 bar menu, along with $8 select cocktails and glasses of wine. The specials are available in the bar and lounge only.


Harbor Mist

105 Harbor Road, Cold Spring Harbor

Each Wednesday and Thursday, 5-8 p.m., is happy hour at Harbor Mist, which overlooks the water in beautiful Cold Spring Harbor. Along with half-priced wine and well drinks, Harbor Mist also offers up $1 oysters and clams.

Select cocktails are $6 at Honu Tuesday-Friday, 5-7 p.m.

Select cocktails are $6 at Honu Tuesday-Friday, 5-7 p.m.


Honu Kitchen & Cocktails

363 New York Ave., Huntington

Honu mixes up happy hour specials from Tuesday-Friday, 5-7 p.m., featuring $6 cocktails, beer and wine specials. Also offered is a menu of $6 bar snacks (bar area only). Additionally, Wine Down Wednesday offers 100 bottles of wines from around the world for 50 percent off. Additionally, eight or more guests can register for a corporate happy hour, with the first round of drinks on the house. Call 631-421-6900 for more information.


Huntington Village Tavern

378 New York Ave., Huntington

Drop by the Huntington Village Tavern for a myriad of happy hour specials that will make this cozy pub a standard village pitstop. Standard happy hour takes place from 4-8 p.m. from Thursday-Saturday. On Sunday, enjoy $4 Guinness on tap and $3 Dr. Pepper Shots. On Monday, have a Budweiser family beer for $3. Let the bartender’s choice $4 pint keep you merry on Tuesday. House and well drinks are $4 to get over the hump of Wednesday. Get ready to start the party on Thursday with two for $5 Miller Lites from 8 p.m.-12 midnight and $5 bomb shots. Top it off on Friday and Saturday for two for $5 specials on Budweiser family beers, as well as Miller Lite bottles.


Skipper’s Pub

34 Main St., Northport

Overlooking Northport Harbor at the corner of Woodbine Avenue and Main Street, Skipper’s Pub offers up happy hour specials Monday-Friday, 3-7 p.m. All house-brand liquor, wine by the glass and beer are half price at the pub, and there are appetizers available at discounted prices, such as mozzarella sticks or hamburger sliders, which are available for $4.95 each. The specials are only available at the bar.


XO Huntington

69 Wall St., Huntington

XO is perfect for date night and hosts a variety of specials throughout the week. For a traditional happy hour, visit XO from 5-7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday for $5 appetizers and $2 of all drinks. Enjoy a $5 tap beer with the purchase of an appetizer Tap ‘N’ App Tuesday. Uncork select bottle of wine for $30 to pair with dinner or dessert on Wine Down Wednesdays. For Thursday Ladies Night, all glasses of wine are $2 off, chocolate fondue is half off, and specialty martinis will be served up including chocolate, raspberry chocolate, salted caramel, espresso or the XO, all for $8.