Staying at the Valley West Inn puts you in close proximity to many of the restaurants and bars in the West Des Moines area. Aside from the convenience to the Valley West Inn, many of these places offer excellent happy hour specials that are ideal if you are on a budget. Of course the closest spot for happy hour fun is located within the Valley West Inn itself!
The Penalty Box Bar & Lounge is the Valley West Inn’s very own sports bar, where you can unwind and check out the current sporting events on the flat screen televisions located all over the bar. Whether you are a fan of football, baseball, basketball or hockey, if a major game is on, it is playing at the Penalty Box. This bar and lounge also offers daily happy hour pricing on beer and tasty bar snacks, including hot wings, potato skins, jalapeño poppers and onion rings.
Just across Valley West Drive is a T.G.I. Fridays that is also an ideal spot for happy hour specials. T.G.I. Fridays offers happy hour specials in the late afternoon and early evening hours, as well as late at night. Specials vary based on the day of the week. You can also expect an extensive food and drink menu, televisions at the bar tuned to sports and good company from visitors and locals alike.
Just a three minute drive from the Valley West Inn, the Rock Bottom Brewery is another excellent spot in the area for happy hour. This bar and restaurant is known for its high energy, billiard tables and two happy hours each day. The place is always packed with people trying to unwind after a long day or settling in to watch a game on the satellite television screens. In addition to regular happy hour specials, the Rock Bottom Brewery also offers $2.50 beers on Tuesdays and half priced burgers every Wednesday evening.
These are just a few of the top happy hour spots close to the Valley West Inn. Other popular happy hour hot spots throughout the Des Moines area include Cabaret West Glen, which offers a free buffet of bar food and pizza on Friday nights, Stadium Bar and Grille, which offers an all day happy hour on Thursdays and Fire Creek Grille, which offers happy hour specials in a more upscale style. You are sure to find a happy hour spot convenient to the Valley West Inn.