The Catch

ANAHEIM HAPPY HOUR GUIDE

In the mood for a cocktail or craft brew after a day of touring or productive meetings? Happy Hour in Anaheim is a great way to sample the area's best restaurants, bars and haute spots. Not sure where to go? Here is a guide to the happiest of hours that Anaheim has to offer.

For Sports Fans

The Catch
When you want to be near the action but a ticket to the stadium isn't your cup of tea, you need to find something that will quench that sports thirst. The Catch is supremely located by Angel Stadium and Honda Center, perfect for those pre game pre"­games or to be an extension of the cheering just a stonesthrow away. The seafood, steaks and OMG Burger are the highlights of this menu, with award winning beers on tap, you can't lose. If you want to catch The Catch when the cheering and games aren't in full swing, enjoy the happy hour available 2 - 7 p.m. daily." TheCatch.com

Clancy's American Grill
Sports fans have a home here at Clancy's. The feel is very much like a modern sports lodge. Wood paneling, an outstanding showpiece bar, and sports memorabilia lining the walls. The food is simple, bar standards, but done well. Pre"­game Happy Hour is here for you before the action starts, Monday through Friday 4 -"­ 6 p.m. with drink and food specials, including the popular chicken wings and all the flavors." ClancysAmericanGrill

For Beer Enthusiasts

The Iron Press
The Anaheim Packing House is filled with so many incredible food choices that would make anyone a little overwhelmed, but for a beer happy hour, there is only one place to go. The Iron Press offers #HoppyHour for all beer lovers and their friends from Monday to Thursday from 3pm "­ 6pm offering beer starting at $3. If you are getting a hankering to fill your face with some goodness, The Iron Press specializes in waffle pressed creations, and their is nothing like nacho cheese tater tots to pair with your brew." IronPress.com

Phantom Ales
Anaheim has no shortage of incredible breweries. Most of them are super low production, keeping them in the nano brewery category. This little warehouse turned home brew store and brewery will suprise you with its ever changing collection and its word furnished feel. Stop by Phantom Ales between 3 -"­ 6 p.m. on any weekday and enjoy any beer for $5." PhantomAles.com

For Foodies

Pour Vida Latin Flavors
Chef Jimmy Martinez is turning in his fine dining hat and bringing his talent from LA to the heart of Downtown Anaheim. Pour Vida Latin Flavors is pairing the authentic with the creative. This grab and go style eatery is already causing a stir with its out of the box menu. Walk in to modernized dia de los muertos art and leave with a smile and a churro popsicle. Check out the Happy Hour Monday "­ Friday 3 -"­ 6 p.m. and all day Sunday! Enjoy cocktail and food specials. Including $5 margaritas and $2 Modelos." PourVidaLatinFlavor.com

The Ranch Saloon
There is nothing like places that transport you to a different time and place. This saloon is attached to one of the most refined restaurants in Orange County, but has its own entrance that takes you away to a time when life was simple, but music was strong. Come to the Ranch Saloon to see some of you favorite country artists and learn to do more than that electric slide. There 'Round Up Hours' are Wednesday to Friday 5:30 - 7 p.m." The Ranch.com

Slater's 50/50
Slater's has been long regarded as home to some of the best burgers in Orange County, and sometimes even Southern California. Here you will find fried mac n' cheese balls and burgers so hot you need to sign a waiver just to breathe the same air. You'd never expect to see this eatery in the strip mall that it's in, but you can easily find it by following the neon beer signs that hang in the window. Make sure to grab a good drink alongside your burger beasts, weekdays from 3 - 7 p.m." Slaters5050.com

For the Business Crowd

Catal
Steps away from the gates of the iconic Disneyland, there is a fine dining oasis among the sea of family friendly eateries. Catal is another strong concept by the Patina Restaurant Group, which constantly upholds the standards of quality of food and service. Here there is no shortage of downtown panoramic views and outdoor seating. Enjoy specials on food and drink weekdays from 4 - "­6 p.m. in the Bar Room or in a portion of the outside patio." 

McCormick and Schmick's Grille
Just across from the street from Disneyland, The Anaheim GardenWalk is home to a grand collection of eateries. McCormick and Schmick's stands proudly on Katella Boulevard at the gateway of the shopping center. Inside, it will have seemed as if you have stepped into a New England yacht club. Polished woods, nautical memorabilia, and hints of green surround the dining area. The bar is iconic of this seafood establishment, and the happy hour garnishes quite the crowd. Visit the bar any day Happy Hour is offered 4 "­- 7 p.m." McCormickandSchmick.com

Ruth Chris
Need to add a little bit of class in your week? Ruth Chris kicks off your weeknight with bar bites and cocktail specials from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. On top of the fine dining service that are part of this incredible package there is also an architectural highlight for you to enjoy. The skylight and the glass entryway allow the glowing sunset sky to be your uninvited, but welcomed, dinner guest. RuthChris.com

Cheers!