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12 Spots For Happy Hour Burger Deals

What's better than a burger? A discounted happy hour burger.

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Looking for something heartier than wings and nachos to accompany happy hour beers? There are plenty of spots that feature burgers as happy hour specials. Whether it's a discount on a burger, a sampler or a combo deal, there's a little something for everyone.

Can't make it for happy hour? Check out such places as Shaw's Tavern, The Big Hunt, Lucky Bar and Whitlow's on Wilson for burger deals outside of the usual happy hour times.

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1. Bar Charley

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1825 18th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20009
(202) 627-2183

Bar Charley serves a version of its sister restaurant Jackie's Elvis burger. Get the burger topped with pimento cheese and fixings in a potato bun for $7 all day on Monday, and from open to 6:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday.

2. Chef Geoff's

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3201 New Mexico Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20016
(202) 237-7800
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At each of the Chef Geoff's locations, there are a variety of happy hour burgers found at the bar, starting at $6.95. All feature a Chef Geoff with bacon, cheddar and the usual fixings, as well as a black bean burger with pepper jack, fried jalapeño and guac.

3. Clyde's of Chevy Chase

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5441 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 951-9600
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Clyde's Afternoon Delight menu is the thing of legend, immortalized in Starland Vocal Band's song. And on it is always a $7 burger with choice of cheese, which is available Monday to Friday, from 4 to 7 p.m.

4. Daily Grill

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1200 18th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
(202) 822-5282
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The Daily Grill has two different burger happy hour specials. On Mondays, 3 to 7 p.m., get a bacon, avocado and gruyere burger for $5. On Thursdays, get a cheeseburger with a beer or wine for $12.

5. Jack Rose Dining Saloon

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2007 18th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20009
(202) 588-7388
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Head to the first floor saloon bar at Jack Rose for a Big Jack Burger and fries. Get it Monday to Friday, 5 to 7:30 p.m. for $7.50, topped with pimento cheese, housemade bacon and crispy shallots.

6. Kangaroo Boxing Club

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3412 11th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20010
(202) 505-4522
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Available Monday to Friday from 5 to 6:30 p.m., the Kangaroo Boxing Club patty is made of a blend of angus chuck and pastrami on brioche. Get it with fries for $6.

7. Lia's

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4435 Willard Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(240) 223-5427
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Like its sister restaurants Chef Geoff's, Lia's also has $6.95 happy hour burger options with a decidedly Italian slant. Grab a CG with tomato, mushroom and gorgonzola or a Lia's with pancetta, onion and provolone.

8. Lou's City Bar

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1400 Irving St NW
Washington, D.C. 20010
(202) 518-5687

On Tuesdays, grab sliders, 2 for $6 or 4 for $10 between 4 to 7 p.m. and watch a game afterward.

9. Lyon Hall

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3100 Washington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 741-7636
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Every day, 3 to 7 p.m., get a burger topped with raclette and a side frites for $9.95. Add bacon and/or a fried egg for $1.50 each.

10. McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant (K Street)

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1652 K St NW
Washington, D.C. 20006
(202) 861-2233
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McCormick & Schmick's happy hour runs 5 to 9 p.m. on weekdays, and 5 p.m. to close on weekends in the bar. Grab a $5 cheeseburger among a large menu of other inexpensive bites like calamari and ahi tuna.

11. Ruth's Chris Steak House

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1801 Connecticut, NW
Washington, D.C. 20009
(202) 797-0033
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Despite the fanciness of this steakhouse, a prime burger and fries is only $8 during happy hour. Get one Sunday through Friday, 4:30 to 7 p.m.

12. Scion

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2100 P St NW
Washington, D.C. 20037
(202) 833-8899
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Get more than beef burgers at Scion's happy hour, Monday to Friday, 5 to 7 p.m. Order a set of 2 beef, bbq duck or pork belly sliders for $6.50, or a sampler with all three for $8.95.

1. Bar Charley

1825 18th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20009

Bar Charley serves a version of its sister restaurant Jackie's Elvis burger. Get the burger topped with pimento cheese and fixings in a potato bun for $7 all day on Monday, and from open to 6:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday.

1825 18th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20009

2. Chef Geoff's

3201 New Mexico Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20016

At each of the Chef Geoff's locations, there are a variety of happy hour burgers found at the bar, starting at $6.95. All feature a Chef Geoff with bacon, cheddar and the usual fixings, as well as a black bean burger with pepper jack, fried jalapeño and guac.

3201 New Mexico Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20016

3. Clyde's of Chevy Chase

5441 Wisconsin Ave, Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Clyde's Afternoon Delight menu is the thing of legend, immortalized in Starland Vocal Band's song. And on it is always a $7 burger with choice of cheese, which is available Monday to Friday, from 4 to 7 p.m.

5441 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

4. Daily Grill

1200 18th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20036

The Daily Grill has two different burger happy hour specials. On Mondays, 3 to 7 p.m., get a bacon, avocado and gruyere burger for $5. On Thursdays, get a cheeseburger with a beer or wine for $12.

1200 18th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20036

5. Jack Rose Dining Saloon

2007 18th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20009

Head to the first floor saloon bar at Jack Rose for a Big Jack Burger and fries. Get it Monday to Friday, 5 to 7:30 p.m. for $7.50, topped with pimento cheese, housemade bacon and crispy shallots.

2007 18th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20009

6. Kangaroo Boxing Club

3412 11th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20010

Available Monday to Friday from 5 to 6:30 p.m., the Kangaroo Boxing Club patty is made of a blend of angus chuck and pastrami on brioche. Get it with fries for $6.

3412 11th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20010

7. Lia's

4435 Willard Ave, Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Like its sister restaurants Chef Geoff's, Lia's also has $6.95 happy hour burger options with a decidedly Italian slant. Grab a CG with tomato, mushroom and gorgonzola or a Lia's with pancetta, onion and provolone.

4435 Willard Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

8. Lou's City Bar

1400 Irving St NW, Washington, D.C. 20010

On Tuesdays, grab sliders, 2 for $6 or 4 for $10 between 4 to 7 p.m. and watch a game afterward.

1400 Irving St NW
Washington, D.C. 20010

9. Lyon Hall

3100 Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

Every day, 3 to 7 p.m., get a burger topped with raclette and a side frites for $9.95. Add bacon and/or a fried egg for $1.50 each.

3100 Washington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201

10. McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant (K Street)

1652 K St NW, Washington, D.C. 20006

McCormick & Schmick's happy hour runs 5 to 9 p.m. on weekdays, and 5 p.m. to close on weekends in the bar. Grab a $5 cheeseburger among a large menu of other inexpensive bites like calamari and ahi tuna.

1652 K St NW
Washington, D.C. 20006

11. Ruth's Chris Steak House

1801 Connecticut, NW, Washington, D.C. 20009

Despite the fanciness of this steakhouse, a prime burger and fries is only $8 during happy hour. Get one Sunday through Friday, 4:30 to 7 p.m.

1801 Connecticut, NW
Washington, D.C. 20009

12. Scion

2100 P St NW, Washington, D.C. 20037

Get more than beef burgers at Scion's happy hour, Monday to Friday, 5 to 7 p.m. Order a set of 2 beef, bbq duck or pork belly sliders for $6.50, or a sampler with all three for $8.95.

2100 P St NW
Washington, D.C. 20037

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