New Something originally began in Boulder, Colorado, a place with a wide variety of great bars, restaurants and live music venues. Inspired by our Happy Hour DJ mix series, here are the five finest locations for your next happy hour food and drinks in Boulder.
1109 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302
With 8 restaurants and 3 bars, Rosetta Hall is a dining hall and entertainment space so much variety to offer. And now that the world is opening up again, the food hall converts into a nightclub with a dance floor and local talent on the DJ decks every Saturday night. Rosetta Hall has a happy hour every day from 4pm-6pm, featuring $6 cocktails, $4 beer & $5 wines as well as a rotating variety of discounted food and appetizers.
909 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302
The newest location on this list (it just opened in May), Supermoon is a recently opened high end Asian-inspired dumpling restaurant with fantastic food and cocktails (which are delightfully called “disco drinks”) served in an inspired space. Supermoon has a happy hour every Tuesday - Saturday from 4pm to 6pm. The new restaurant also opens up a dance floor on Saturday nights around 9 or 10pm featuring live electronic music.
1401 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302
Avanti is a multi-story food hall right in the heart of Pearl Street, featuring multiple restaurants, bars and one of the best rooftop views in the city of Boulder. Avanti also has one of the most generously long happy hours in Boulder, from 2-6pm Monday - Friday they serve discounted drinks at the bar.
“ONE COLLECTIVE SPACE. SIX CULINARY OPTIONS. Inspired by European markets and food truck roundups we have created a modern day food hall. Six different restaurant concepts, housed in modified shipping containers, will provide our guests with an eclectic mix of affordably priced, chef-inspired cuisine. Finally answering the age-old question, “where should we go eat?””
2775 Valmont Rd. Boulder, CO 80304
Rayback Collective is a beer garden in North Boulder that draws a huge daily happy hour crowd with it’s lovely indoor-outdoor space, fire pits, corn-hole and fantastic list of beer, wine and cocktails. It’s also a great place to get some remote work done, the Rayback also features a fantastic coffee bar which opens at 12pm daily. There are rotating food trucks posted up in the garden as well, so if you’re feeling peckish Rayback has you covered.
“THE RAYBACK IS A BACKYARD PARTY AND YOU’RE INVITED! The Rayback Collective looks like a cold beer in the sun, with a furry friend at your feet, a new friend at the table beside you, and an old friend sitting right in front of you.”
2018 10th St, Boulder, CO 80302
Jungle is a Caribbean bar and restaurant tucked just away from Pearl Street on 10th. They serve tropical cocktails tiki-bar style, so if you like Pina Coladas, or Mai Tais this is the perfect place for you. Their daily happy hour runs from 4-6pm on Sundays only, featuring $4 beer, $8 cocktails, and $6 wine, and small plates from as low as $2.