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Local Happy Hours and Specials

Eating in a local restaurant

Many of the restaurants on or near campus have specials or happy hours. Taking advantage of these deals can help you save while enjoying a meal out.

Because specials and happy hours can change frequently, check the business's website before you go.

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Como

Blue Door

  • Happy Hour
    • Monday - Friday from 2pm-5pm
    • Daily from 9pm-close

Como Tap

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 3pm-7pm

Manning's Café

  • Specials
    • Monday - Wednesday from 2pm-11pm
      • $7.49 1/2 pound burger and fries

Dinkytown

Blarney Pub

  • Happy Hour 
    • Monday - Friday from 3:17pm-7:17pm
    • $2 off all appetizers
  • Lunch Specials
    • Monday - Friday from 11am-2pm
      • $6.95 specials
      • Comes with choice of side and drink

Camdi Restaurant

  • Specials
    • Discounted Lunch Menu Monday-Friday from 11am-3pm

China Express

  • Lunch Specials 
    • 11am-3pm

India Kitchen

  • Show your U Card to receive 10% off

JJ's Poke

  • Rewards Program

Loring Pasta Bar

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 3pm-7pm
  • Brunch Buffet
    • Saturday & Sunday from 11am-2pm
      • $15 for students

Mesa Pizza

  • Happy Hour
    • Monday - Thursday from 9pm-12am
      • All pizzas ordered for delivery are $2 off per pizza

Pagoda

  • Lunch Specials
    • Daily from 11am-3pm
      • Hot Pot $19.99/person
      • $8 lunch specials and $9 dinner specials

Shuang Cheng

  • Lunch Specials
    • Monday - Saturday from 11am-4:30pm
    • Sunday from 12pm-4:30pm

Stadium Village

Applebee's

  • Happy Hour
    • Monday - Friday from 3pm-6pm | 9pm-close

Blaze Pizza

  • Rewards Program

Buffalo Wild Wings

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 2pm-6pm | 9pm-12am
    • $2-$5 specials
  • Specials
    • Boneless Thursday's
      • Buy one, get one free boneless wings
    • Wing Tuesday's 
      • Buy one, get one free traditional wings

Burger King

  • 10% student discount with student ID

Chipotle

  • Student Discount
    • Free drink with the purchase of a meal

Haiku Japanese Bistro

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 3pm-5pm | 9pm-close
    • 1/2 off sushi and appetizers

Kowloon Restaurant

  • Lunch Special
    • Daily from 11am-3pm
    • $6.50 lunch combo with chicken fried rice or white rice and wontons or egg roll

Lao Sze Chuan

  • Lunch Special
    • Monday-Friday from 11:30am-3pm
    • $10 lunch box

Legendary Spice

  • Lunch Special
    • Monday-Friday from 11am-3pm
    • $10 lunch box special - includes 1 dish, 1 soup and 1 hot appetizer. Extra $2 to substitute fried rice with white rice

Naf Naf Grill

  • Naf Perks App
    • For every $1 you spend, you'll earn 1 point. When you reach 100 points unlock $10 in rewards to spend whenever and however you want.
    • Free side with purchase when signing up.

Noodles & Company

  • Noodles Rewards App
    • Earn points with each purchase to win freebies like free sides and entrees

Sally's Saloon

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 3pm-6pm | 10pm-midnight
    • 1/2 price select appetizers
  • Daily Specials
    • Tuesday 5pm-midnight
      • Street taco Tuesday $5
    • Wednesday 5pm-midnight
      • $3 half pound certified angus beef burgers
    • Thursday 
      • 11am-2pm - $10 taco buffet
      • 5pm-midnight - 2lbs of bone-in wings for $7

Simpls

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 4pm-8pm
    • $3 taps - kombucha and cold brew coffee
    • $5 apps and soups - any size, any flavor

Stubs & Herbs

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 3pm-7pm
    • $2 off appetizers

Cedar-Riverside (West Bank)

Acadia Cafe

  • Happy Hour
    • Monday - Friday from 4pm-7pm, Saturday & Sunday - ALL DAY
    • $4.99 snacks

The Corner Bar

  • Lunch Buffet
    • Monday - Friday from 11am-2pm
    • $8.50 per person includes soup, salad bar, pizza and cookies
  • Happy Hour
    • Monday - Friday from 4pm-7pm
    • $3 off appetizers

Dilla's Ethiopian Restaurant

  • $11 Buffet
    • Thursday's from 11am-4pm, Sunday's from 11am-2pm

Flamin Thai

  • Lunch Special
    • $9.95 lunch combo
  • Happy Hour
    • Monday - Friday from 4pm-6pm
    • Appetizers $5 or less

The Red Sea

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 4pm-9pm
    • $1 off appetizers
    • $9.95 Vegetarian Lunch Buffet

Republic

  • Happy Hour
    • Daily from 4pm-6pm | 10pm-12am

West Bank Diner

  • 10% discount with student ID
  • Monday's - 1/2 price waffles
  • Wednesday's - Stack of 3 pancakes for $5