Tax day 2016 specials: 66-cent martinis, $1 Old Fashioneds, $1 oysters


Monday is tax day (it’s usually April 15), in case you needed a reminder. Maybe you paid the government some money this year; maybe you got a refund. Either way, a 66-cent martini and a dozen $1 oysters sounds like a good idea. Here are some places around town offering tax day specials.

1933 Group: The following bars will have $1 Old Fashioned cocktails from 5 to 7 p.m.: Harlowe, Sassafras, Bigfoot West, Bigfoot Lodge, Thirsty Crow, Oldfield’s. La Cuevita will have $1 Tequila Press cocktails.

Art of Tea has a tax day 15% discount code for online orders of Happy Tea or the Feel Better tea blend on its website. The code is TAXDAY15.


Boston Market has priced its half chicken individual meal with two sides, cornbread, a regular fountain drink and a cookie at $10.40. Multiple locations at

Dog Haus — both Pasadena locations and the Dog Haus on Olive Avenue in Burbank and on 3rd Street in Long Beach — will have $1 PBRs. Multiple locations at

Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood on Hollywood Boulevard will give any customer who breaks out in song on the cafe stage between 5 and 7 p.m. a free Legendary Burger and fries. The burger is topped with smoked bacon, cheddar cheese, a fried onion ring, lettuce and tomato. 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, (323) 464-7625,

Herringbone Santa Monica will have $1 oysters along with $5 and $6 beer and wine specials from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. 1755 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, (310) 971-4460,

Hey 19 is extending its happy hour from 3 to 10 p.m. Specials include $2 off all well drinks, house wines and house cocktails as well as half-priced appetizers. 4525 Calle Mayor, Torrance, (310) 378-8119,

La Dolce Vita in Beverly Hills is launching a Throwback Thursday special on tax day with 66-cent martinis and Old Fashioneds. The special is available with the purchase of any food item at the bar or for dinner. 9785 Santa Monica Blvd., Beverly Hills, (310) 278-1845,

Sausal in El Segundo will extend its happy hour to closing time with $2 off select margaritas and beers, $3.50 tacos and $6 select appetizers. Happy hour starts at 3 p.m. 219 Main St., El Segundo, (310) 322-2721,

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