Unbeknownst to many, NYC is known for many things besides a good bagel and amazing pizza. One of those amazing things is happy hour. Nothing is as rewarding as that glimmer of happiness that emerges once you leave work and head out to your favorite spot to sip on some drinks with friends. With all the options out there, and gallons of alcohol in a one block radius, there are plenty of great deals to get you drunk and leave you with money left for a bite or two. Here's a list of 15 cool spots with food and drink options under $15. Cheers.

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