Drinking on a Dime: Nearby Drink Specials

Drinking on a Dime: Nearby Drink Specials


Going out to get drinks with a group is often times a fun endeavor; however, it can also get pricey. Keeping that fact in mind, I have done all the research for you and have compiled a list of places you can get drinks for cheap at, oftentimes $3 or less. You’re welcome. Next time you are looking to head out and tear up the town, consider these fine establishments.

Rosie O’Grady’s

With three locations in the metro Detroit area, Rosie O’Grady’s boasts all kinds of drink specials and great happy hours. In Ferndale, you can enjoy $1.50 drafts on Mondays. The Chesterfield location offers $1 Miller Lites and $3 Sauza 901 shots weekly. Additionally, Southgate has $3 Smirnoff and $3 Power Hours from 9 p.m.to 12 a.m.on Thursdays. These are just a few of many deals.

Various happy hour specials take place throughout the week at each location as well, such as $2 domestic bottles and drafts and $2.50 house wine.

Jacoby’s German Biergarten

This Detroit favorite is full of German culture. Drink specials include $1 Miller High Life and Hamm’s on Mondays. On Thursdays, college students can enjoy $1 off draught and well drinks. On Sundays bloody marys are only $4. Other great deals include 20 percent off the entire bill for service industry workers (Tuesdays) and 20 percent off for the ladies (Thursdays).

Happy hour is Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and includes $3 wells and $1 off domestic and draught beers.

Grand Tavern

I attend this Farmington Hills bar for trivia from time to time and there are constantly great specials here. You’ll find $2 domestic drafts and $3 premium drafts on Saturdays and Sundays. Come in on a Tuesday and enjoy happy hour prices all-day long. On Wednesdays, it’s $3 craft beer and bottles of wine are half-priced. Thursdays are two for the price of one with shots, as well as burgers. Let’s not forget $3 bombs on Fridays.

Happy hour is Tuesday through Friday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., and includes half-off draft beer, $3 house wine, and two for one appetizers!

Detroit Pub

This sports bar, located in Clinton Township, offers $2 domestic bottles all day each Sunday, and the same deal can be found here on Monday nights. The bar has a wide selection of beers, several HD TVs,  pool tables, darts and even a covered outdoor patio. There is also live entertainment here.

So, it is possible to enjoy great drinks without putting a major dent in your wallet. Do what you will with this information. As always, be responsible everybody, call a designated driver service if needed.