Bossanova, 722 E Burnside, 233-7855, Cheap food and half-price billiards 5-8 pm daily
If you're a pool shark, this is your spot--and don't forget to feed those arm muscles with the delicious $3.50 paninis.
Boxxes, 330 SW 11th, 226-4171, $1 wells, domestic bottles, Miller drafts, $2 calls all night Thursday! $2 wells and $1.25 Miller drafts the rest of the week
Go ahead. Try to resist the call of Thursday nights at this small, shiny, gay-friendly haven.
Masu, 406 SW 13th, 221-6278, $2 Sapporo pints and $3 apps from 4-6 pm daily and from 10-midnight Sun-Thurs, plus from 11 pm-2 am Fri-Sat
Check out this new, hip and stylish sushi place for a fraction of the price. Expect good looking people and great food.
Noir, 203 SE Grand, 231-2925, $1 PBRs, $3 wells, $2.50 cheap eats 5-9 pm daily
Stop by and check out this new incarnation of the Rabbit Hole--and for you DJs, there are open turntables available Tuesdays at 5 pm.
Red Star Tavern, 503 SW Alder, 222-0005, $3 food menu Mon-Sat 4-6 pm & 10 pm-midnight, plus Sun 3-11 pm
Especially notable for the long happy hour on Sunday, which includes gourmet potato skins, Caesar salad, chicken wings, chicken skewers, and more.
Ringside Steakhouse, 2165 W Burnside, 223-1513, $2.25 food (one drink minimum) from 9:45-close daily, plus 4-6 pm Sun
Amazing burgers, oyster shooters, Caesar salad, steak bites, fried oysters, etc.
Side Street Tavern, 828 SE 34th, 236-7999, $1.75 PBR and $2.50 micros, Mon-Fri 4:30-6:30
A new place in town to try--nicely equipped with a sunny patio.