Belmont Inn, 3357 SE Belmont, 232-1998, $2 well drinks, $2.50 micro beers, 4-7 pm daily

A cheap stiff drink staple.

Brazen Bean, 2075 NW Glisan, 294-0636, $3 martinis 5-8 pm weekdays

Undoubtedly one of Portland's best happy hours--if you can get a table, that is.

Candlelight Cafe & Bar, 2032 SW 5th, 222-3378, 4-6 pm daily, 75 cents off all booze

Cozy blues bar right near PSU.

Goodfoot Lounge, 2845 SE Stark, 239-9292, Upstairs, 5-9 pm daily, $3 organic pints, $1.50 PBR, $1 off pitchers, $4 organic wines along with free pool; Downstairs 9-10 pm on show nights, $3 organic pints, $1.50 PBR, and nightly liquor specials.

Sabala's Mt Tabor, 4811 SE Hawthorne, 238-1646, 4-7 pm daily, a dollar off everything

Sabala's isn't just for rock shows, it's for getting drunk after work with your buds.

Slow Bar, 533 SE Grand, 230-7767, 3-6 pm daily, $2.50 well drinks and $1 off beers

Check out the awesome new happy hour food menu.

Vault Martini, 226 NW 12th, 224-4909, $4-5 drink specials 4-7 weekdays

A stiff martini is the perfect antidote for a hectic workday, and Vault martini makes some of the best.