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Top Spots for Happy Hour

Top Spots for Happy Hour

Addams Tavern

Meet your friends and colleagues at the big bar and beautiful space at Addams Tavern. They have great wines by the glass and an ever changing specialty cocktail menu with seasonal ingredients. If you can't find a spot at the bar, head upstairs to their second bar area. 115 Elm St., 908.232.3201. www.addamstavern.com

Akai Sushi Lounge

Akai Lounge offers a full bar with cocktails, Japanese sake, beer and wine. They offer some mid-week happy hour specials, so stop in on Mondays for half off beers and sakes (a great way to try their sake tasting menu) and on Thursdays for half off bottles of wine. Come out with friends and sip the well priced drinks while you try some delicious sushi. Sit at a table or at the bar in the rear facing the sushi chefs and TV screen. Drink specials change at the end of September. 102 E. Broad St., 908.264.8660. www.akailounge.com 

Ferraro's 

Ferraro's is a large, multi-floor Italian restaurant with full bar and plenty of seats. Enjoy happy hour Monday-Friday from 3pm-6pm with a special happy hour menu and cocktail list. Highlights at Ferraro's include wine flights, martinis, draft beer, Bloody Marys, cheese plates, oysters and more. 8 Elm St., 908.232.1105. www.ferrarosrestaurant.com  

Sweet Waters Steak House

In Westfield for 16 years, Sweet Waters has happy hour Monday-Friday from 3pm-6pm with 1/2 price drinks and appetizers. During the Sweet Sounds Downtown Jazz Festival, they will be hosting an after party every Tuesday evening in August 9pm­-12am with live entertainment, 1/2 price drinks and a special small plate bar menu. 43 Elm St., 908.317.2599. www.sweetwatersnj.com 

16 Prospect Wine Bar & Bistro

16 Prospect has an intimate and welcoming bar with live music, prominently featuring jazz, five nights a week, Tuesday-Saturday. In addition to an extensive selection of wines by the glass and bottle, they also have a large list of beer, martinis, cocktails and food including hot & cold small plates. Enjoy happy hour 4:30-6pm Tuesday - Friday with 30% off ALL drinks and free appetizers! 16 Prospect St., 908. 232.7320. www.16prospect.com 

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