[The Soho Grand via Vogue]

If it weren't for happy hour, we're not sure how we would get through the work week. Though Downtown might not be a priority location for grabbing a post work drink, there are plenty of bars that rival the Midtown happy hours. Whether you're looking for a sleek hotel lounge, small plates to go with your two-for-one drinks, or vest-wearing bartenders mixing up serious cocktails, here is a list of seven places to go for happy hour in Downtown NYC this winter.