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Dozens of restaurants have been offering discounts on food and drinks during the government shutdown. There's just one catch. Customers may not need proof that they're furloughed, but they do have to show a government ID to participate in many of the bargains. That said, there are a handful of bars and restaurants who are giving out deals for all, regardless of where they're working, just in spirit of the city's frustration with Congress over the shutdown. Here's where cynical doctors, journalists, secretaries and teachers can show up to drink instead.

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Posto is letting customers only spend a Lincoln ($5) or a Hamilton ($10) on specialty drinks and a ravioli special, respectively, in the restaurant's bar area.

Carmine's

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Any patron can order Carmine's specialty "Olive Branch" cocktail in the bar right now, though it isn't dirt cheap ($12).

Urbana has been extending its happy hour for an hour each day the shutdown continues, until it reaches all-night-long status.

The Coupe

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The Coupe is offering its happy hour from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. during the shutdown, which includes such specials as 50 cent deviled eggs and $3 Natty Bohs.

La Tasca

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It's $20 sangria pitchers for all during the shutdown at La Tasca (various locations) - all day, every day.

Lincoln

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Lincoln has a Filibuster Punch spiked with kumquat cachaca and rum, for $42 (serves 4-6 people) during the shutdown.

Teddy & the Bully Bar

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Teddy's Shutdown Cider, with pisco and five spice powder, is $11 at the bar.

MXDC is offering $6 margaritas and $6 taco platters for all during the shutdown.

DNV Rooftop Lounge

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It's Happy Hour all night long during the shutdown at DNV, the rooftop at Zentan.

Thomas Foolery

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Thomas Foolery's Angry Hour ($1 off if you order in an angry voice) is extended to 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. during the shutdown.

GBD (Golden Brown Delicious)

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GBD's happy hour is extended until 8 p.m. during the shutdown, with themed beer discounts to match. Get a hoppy beer if you're "hoppy" about the shutdown for $3, or a sour one for $4 if that's your stance.

Granville Moore's

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It's $1 Stellas for all at Granville Moore's during the shutdown happy hour.

1905 Restaurant

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1905 has a sausage dinner combo (sausage, three sides and a beer) for $15 during the shutdown, available to all as supplies last.

Bandolero

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It's $6 house margaritas and 2 for $5 tacos for all at Bandolero during the shutdown.

Radius Pizza

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It's all night happy hour at Radius all week.

No government ID needed to get $2 Furlough Fries at Quill at the Jefferson.

Cork's running happy hour pricing all day and night until the shutdown ends. The deals vary by the day.

Posto

Posto is letting customers only spend a Lincoln ($5) or a Hamilton ($10) on specialty drinks and a ravioli special, respectively, in the restaurant's bar area.

Carmine's

Any patron can order Carmine's specialty "Olive Branch" cocktail in the bar right now, though it isn't dirt cheap ($12).

Urbana

Urbana has been extending its happy hour for an hour each day the shutdown continues, until it reaches all-night-long status.

The Coupe

The Coupe is offering its happy hour from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. during the shutdown, which includes such specials as 50 cent deviled eggs and $3 Natty Bohs.

La Tasca

It's $20 sangria pitchers for all during the shutdown at La Tasca (various locations) - all day, every day.

Lincoln

Lincoln has a Filibuster Punch spiked with kumquat cachaca and rum, for $42 (serves 4-6 people) during the shutdown.

Teddy & the Bully Bar

Teddy's Shutdown Cider, with pisco and five spice powder, is $11 at the bar.

MXDC

MXDC is offering $6 margaritas and $6 taco platters for all during the shutdown.

DNV Rooftop Lounge

It's Happy Hour all night long during the shutdown at DNV, the rooftop at Zentan.

Thomas Foolery

Thomas Foolery's Angry Hour ($1 off if you order in an angry voice) is extended to 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. during the shutdown.

GBD (Golden Brown Delicious)

GBD's happy hour is extended until 8 p.m. during the shutdown, with themed beer discounts to match. Get a hoppy beer if you're "hoppy" about the shutdown for $3, or a sour one for $4 if that's your stance.

Granville Moore's

It's $1 Stellas for all at Granville Moore's during the shutdown happy hour.

1905 Restaurant

1905 has a sausage dinner combo (sausage, three sides and a beer) for $15 during the shutdown, available to all as supplies last.

Bandolero

It's $6 house margaritas and 2 for $5 tacos for all at Bandolero during the shutdown.

Radius Pizza

It's all night happy hour at Radius all week.