7 best happy hour places to have a glass of wine in South Denver

The kids are back in school so it’s time to breathe a sigh of relief and find some fun Mom and Dad activities in the area.

red wine by the glass happy hours in south denver coThere are six wonderful happy hours to take advantage of an take a moment right in or near the Park Meadows Mall and the IKEA Store in Centennial for an early date night in Denver.

Crú Park Meadows Located in the new Vistas at Park Meadows on the south side of the mall. You can choose between 40 wines by the glass along with bottles or tasting flights. There are small plates of tasty foods to try and they also offer wine dinners. One is coming up at the end of August on Tuesday August 30. Happy hour is Monday-Friday from 4-7 pm. Edibles range from $3.00-$7.00, and glasses or flights of wine are $3 off.

California Café Located inside the Park Meadows Mall with more than 30 wines by the glass and provides a nice atmosphere just moments from Douglas County’s favorite shopping mecca.Happy hour is daily from 3-7pm and includes select wines for $5.00/glass and small plates from $3.00-$9.00.

Grand Lux Café A relative newcomer to Park Meadows is enjoying some great reviews no doubt in part due to their happy hour from 4-7pm in the bar and patio. Selected wines are $5/glass. This is another small plates wine bar with 30 wines by the glass.

White Chocolate Grill Vistas at Park Meadows and  Inspired by architect Frank Lloyd Wright just walking into this restaurant is a treat for the senses. Happy hour starts early at 2pm at the bar or patio. Select wines are $6.00/glass.

Brio Tuscan Grille Vistas at Park Meadows offering 24 wines by the glass with a happy hour Monday-Friday from 3-7 pm and again from 9pm-close in the bar only.

La Sandia Vistas at Park Meadows has happy hour every night all night from 4-close and although it isn’t a wine bar exactly, they have one of the best glasses of Sangria with the best view of Denver on their rooftop tequila bar. Their happy hour specials are here.

The final selection is a fifteen minute drive to Parker but worth your while.

Vines Wine Bar Parker Colorado – This quaint small town find will delight you with its location in the heart of the historic downtown district of Parker and once inside with the attention to detail that the owners Lee and Shari Riggs have poured into it. Happy Hour is daily from 4-6 with all wines by the glass (The have over 50) are 1/2 off with select tapas for $5.00. Wednesdays is Ladies night where house wine is 1/2 off all night and a once monthly wine tasting club.

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