Sometimes happy hour in Orlando is just too far away and sometimes you just really want a classic margarita with lunch instead of at a rowdy bar way past your bedtime. So if you're thinking about day drinking in Orlando, check out these awesome Orlando restaurants and bars serving up the good stuff before 5 o'clock!

Wall Street Cantina

Known for having "the best Mexican in Downtown Orlando" the Wall Street Cantina is open from 11:00 AM until 2:00 AM every day of the week, making it the ideal spot for drinks with lunch and dinner! Be sure to stop by Cantina on Tuesdays for their Taco Tuesday for $3 tacos, margs, coronas, tequila shots, and more!

The Lucky Lure

With a full liquor bar, over seventy beers to choose from, a beautiful outdoor view of Lake Ivanhoe, and a happy hour that starts as early as 3:00 PM, the Lucky Lure is the perfect place to pregame or enjoy an entire afternoon of alcohol! They also schedule live music every Thursday, so keep an eye out for your favorite local band!

The Hammered Lamb

Also located across from Lake Ivanhoe in College Park, The Hammered Lamb is a lively pub with a wide selection of draft and bottled beer, twenty wine varieties, and a full-service bar. Whether you're looking for a place to enjoy a mimosa with brunch or some fun with ping pong tables and trivia games, The Hammered Lamb is your bar.

Hideaway Bar

This Orlando sports bar is a local hotspot to watch Miami Dolphin and Orlando Magic games while hanging out and grabbing a beer with good friends. Their kitchen opens at 7:00 AM six days a week and 9:00 on Sundays, making it an easy fix for a day drinking hankering!

Underground Public House

Underground has daily specials to offer you the very best every day of the week! From $1 Burger Tuesdays and $3 Fireball and Bud Light draft specials nearly every day, Underground Public House is open at 11:00 AM every day of the week, so stop by for your favorite afternoon drink!

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Social House

Social House is the perfect brunch stop to catch up with friends in the Waterford Lakes area. Offering bottomless mimosas, bloody marys, sangrias, bellinis, and a passion for fresh ingredients Social House has something for everyone. There is no such thing as strangers with their 28-seat social tables and a friendly atmosphere, make sure to come by social hotspot for all your day drinking needs!

Paddy Wagon Orlando

To keep on your social streak, stop by Orlando's Paddy Wagon Irish Pub! They're saying that "there are no strangers here, just friends who haven't met yet" along with their daily specials beginning at noon makes Paddy Wagon the match made in heaven for a day drinker's dreams. Check out their website for changing specials and draft beers and head over to Orlando's favorite Irish pub!


Known for "eight years of downtown dining and nightlife" Ember offers brunch, lunch, dinner and drink menus to your heart's content. Enjoy unlimited mimosas with brunch every Sunday, three-for-one Fridays, and more unlimited drinks on their classic "winedown" Wednesdays! 

Elixir Orlando

Conveniently located in the heart of Downtown Orlando and open seven days a week, Elixir offers a full food menu as well as a modern atmosphere complete with a bar composed of exposed brick walls.

Whiskey Lou's Lounge

This relaxed lounge full of friendly neighborhood dive vibes opens up at 9:00 AM Monday through Saturday. Whiskey Lou's is a cozy bar to hide out from the world and drink the day away alongside their funky decor and an old-school jukebox.

Harry Buffalo | Downtown Orlando

There is always something fun going on at Harry Buffalo! From trivia nights to $0.66 wings on Thursday, this restaurant invites you to stop in and try out anything on their extensive menu, grab a drink, and enjoy yourself!

Dapper Duck

This classy joint takes pride in its modern ambiance and commitment to service. With a full liquor bar and full menu running seven days a week starting at 11:00 AM, Dapper Duck is a great place to relax over a specialty house cocktail.

Avenue Gastrobar Orlando

Avenue Gastrobar is a newcomer to downtown Orlando with a commitment to creating comfort food from around the world with pub vibes and a huge selection of beers, whiskeys, gins, and libations!

Johnny's Fillin Station

A local business of over thirty years, Johnny's Fillin Station has grown from a shaved ice stop to the full-service restaurant Orlando knows and loves today! With a sports bar atmosphere, Johnny's guarantees food and fun for all! 

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Johnny's Other Side

A quaint Orlando patio bar featuring a fifteen-seat bar and a spacious deck, Johnny's Other Side completes Johnny's Fillin Station and all your food and drink needs!

Gator's Dockside | Apopka

This sports bar chain restaurant is known for its wings and TVs, making it a great place to chill and grab a beer! 

No matter what type of atmosphere or drink you're looking for, there is a bar in Orlando for you! Check out these local favorites and register with 407area to stay up to date with fun things to do and more local hotspots!