Happy Hour Hunt Twofer: Sugarcane and Lost Weekend
3250 NE 1st Ave., Midtown Miami
786-369-0353 / sugarcanerawbargrill.com
The Deal: Monday - Friday, 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Get $5 signature cocktails, $18 sangria pitchers & beer pitchers, and $24 cocktail pitchers. The eclectic cocktails options include the sour-sweet Sao Paulo (yuzu juice, Cruzan rum, lime, & grenadine) and the Jardin del Mar (cucumber juice, Rain cucumber vodka, Jumai Sake, & a sea salt rim). Beers on draft for pitchers include Sapporo, Stella Artois, Blue Moon, and Rogue. Choose from a variety of menu items including snacks ($3), tapas ($4-5), the raw bar ($2 per oyster), and sushi rolls ($4). Can't decide? Try a kobe beef slider and a steamed pork bun; you'll be licking your fingers for more.
218 Espanola Way, 33139
The Deal: Daily, 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Get $7 domestic beer pitchers, including Bud and Bud Light. All other drinks are a $1 off, meaning wells are $5 and top shelf tops off at $7. Hungry? They got pizza and subs. Every night also features a specific drink special, so feel free to make your visit an all night affair. Pay particular attention to Thursday night, when domestic drafts are $2 and imports are $3. Double thumbs up.
Can't decide where to go? Follow the jump for more details.
Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill: Welcome to the heartbeat of Midtown Miami. This spot-on-the-corner surrounded by a garden border offers a unique hideaway. Sugarcane is a fusion of Caribbean flair (palm leaf ceiling fans), Asian accents (fountains and lanterns), and modern touches (friendly servers in red chucks). It's real charm lies primarily in the indoor/outdoor bar and garden seating area. It seems to be buzzing with people all the time.
Lost Weekend: The book Lost Weekend explored a five-day alcoholic binge and the bar entices one to do the same. No stuffies in this dive joint, just good old fashion fun. Dim lighting, air hockey, pool tables, a juke box, loud music, and a second floor balcony to overlook the shenanigans.