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Hey, big spender, order another round—these lowball drink specials go down easy

On Wednesdays at the 48-year-old Mexican landmark Barragan’s, drink $2.49 margaritas while DJs spin till closing time. » 1538 W. Sunset Blvd., Echo Park, 213-250-4256.


Monday through Thursday from 6 to 7:30 p.m., wash down Japanese snacks at Izakaya Sasaya with 99¢ beer on tap. » 11613 Santa Monica Blvd., West L.A., 310-477-4404.


On “Soup Kitchen Fridays,” superluxe nightclub The Edison offers 35¢ martinis with grilled cheese sammies from 5 to 7 p.m. » 108 W. 2nd St., downtown, 213-613-0000.



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Foosball, a photo booth, hipsters, and $2 Bloody Marys – you’ll get them all at Cha Cha Lounge nightly from 5 to 9 p.m. » 2375 Glendale Blvd., Silver Lake, 323-660-7595.



Sure, the pours used to be free, but Palermo Italian Restaurant still offers a glass of wine for just a buck while you wait. » 1858 N. Vermont Ave., Los Feliz, 323-663-1178.