ith March Madness afoot, a little happy hour pre-gaming is in order-and Detroit sports plenty of trendy options. Whether you're a beer buff or a cocktail connoisseur, here's a slam-dunk list of city specials for your taste buds and wallet.
Wash down an authentic Mexican meal with one of over 200 types of tequila. Their happy hour, 3-6 p.m. on weekdays, features rotating specials like $4 house margaritas and $3 draft beers.
Location: 22 W. Adams Ave., Detroit
Contact: 313-962-7701 or TAQODetroit.com
Along with discounted authentic Spanish tapas, La Feria offers $3 draft beers, house wines and well drinks 3-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday.
Location: 4130 Cass Ave., Detroit
Contact: 313-285-9081 or LaFeriaDetroit.com
This Corktown Italian dining destination hosts what they call Social Hour, including $4 craft cocktails, $3 Michigan seasonal draft beer and half-off small plates on certain days. 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Location: 1400 Michigan Ave., Detroit
Contact: 313-962-5500 or Fb.com/OttavaViaDetroit
This crafty West Village spot offers select $6 simple cocktails and $4 draft beer. Enjoy your drink with a taco for under $3 or a $6 cheeseburger. Give it a try 4-7 p.m. on weekdays.
Location: 8047 Agnes St., Detroit
Contact: 313-469-0976 or CraftWorkDetroit.com
Coffee shop by day, bar by night. In addition to regular beer and wine tastings, Great Lakes Coffee offers $4 featured pints. 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Location: 3965 Woodward Ave., Detroit
Contact: 313-831-9627 or GreatLakesCoffee.com