If you’re looking to get some good drinks and food with friends or family to decompress after your workday, I’ve got a great list of local bars with great food and apps for you to try. Trying new restaurants can be tough sometimes when you know nothing about the food, drinks, or atmosphere, so this list will help guide you in the right direction.

There are plenty of amazing restaurants and bars to try out right in our area, but which are the staples that you've got to check out? Whether you live in Robbinsville, Lawrence, Princeton, Ewing, etc., a bar within 15 minutes will most likely be featured below.

If you're looking for a quick buzz with chill vibes or a bougie atmosphere with “instagramable” drinks, there are plenty of options to choose from.

A few years ago, ‘Happy Hour’ specials used to be just about everywhere. With COVID, it’s been harder to find a good spot for a good drink lately.

Now that things are lightening up it’s the perfect time to make your way out to these places and finally try the cocktails and appetizers you’ve been staring at on social media since March of 2020.

A lot of businesses took away their ‘Happy Hour’ deals when the pandemic started solely because it was nerve-wracking to go out to dinner at all for a little bit.

It was tough for a while having to be our personal chefs and bartenders, but now it’s time to get back to hitting those go-to local spots.

Best Happy Hour Deals in Mercer County, NJ

I found the best 'Happy Hour' specials in Mercer County, NJ, so you don't have to! Covering local bars from Princeton, NJ to Robbinsville, NJ, these are the top bar/restaurants you HAVE to check out!