101 N Union Street on the waterfront at Union and King
Happy Hour is Monday – Friday from 3:00 – 7:00 at the Grill Bar and in the adjacent Hi-Tide Lounge where bartender Casie presides over her cozy and fun spot. This new addition to the Old Town scene is named after Vola Lawson, a much admired civic leader in Alexandria.
Happy Hour Drinks: $3 drafts of Yuengling and Miller Lite and $5 drafts of the local Port City Optimal Wit, Dales’s Pale Ale and Mustang Sally Amber Lager. $6 wines include Covey Run Riesling, Lagaria Pinot Grigio, Storypoint Chardonnay, Fantini Rose, Alamos Malbec and Ravage Cabernet Sauvignon.
Happy Hour Food: $5 Skate Fingers with southern slaw and jalapeno, $5 Conch Fritters with key lime mustard and cocktail sauce, $6 Smoked Fish Dip with pickled vegetables and crackers, $6 Lobster Deviled Eggs with siracha, $6 Grilled Chicken Wings tossed in cholula or old bay and $7 Fried Calamari with spicy marinara sauce.
“Oyster Hour” Monday-Friday from 3:00 -6:00 anywhere in the Grill, outside tables and the Lounge with a daily selection of oysters shucked to order at half-price.
Steve’s Tip: The Grilled Chicken Wings and a glass of smooth red wine is a great way to wind down the day.