Corned beef, green beer and specialty drinks in Tucson

Some local spots offer some happy specials.

After the early weekend celebrations are over, some are still looking for a pot of gold / an opportunity to celebrate this year’s St. Patrick’s Day.

Whether you’re looking for a piece of corned beef or just a place to hang out with those who wear green or not, take a look at what the city has to offer.

1912 brewery

2045 N. Forbes Blvd., Suite 105

Photo courtesy of the 1912 Brewing Company on Instagram

The brewery is bringing back one of their favorite beers, The Irish Sobriety, to pay tribute to the Irish heritage of its owners and head brewers. The beer is Weapons Check Red Ale with Teeling Irish Whiskey and locally made Oak Staves.

You can also combine it with a plate of corned beef and cabbage Nice cook. The taproom opens at 1 p.m. and the terrace opens for dinner at 3 p.m.

For more information, visit 1912 Brewing Company on Facebook.

Casino Del Sol

5655 W. Valencia Rd.

The casino is celebrating the vacation with a few specials in some of its restaurants, as well as specialty drinks that you can find everywhere.

PY Steakhouse

Head to the Steakhouse for House Corned Prime Arizona Beef with Braised Cabbage, Roasted Peewee Potatoes, Crunchy Onion Ring, and Whole Wheat Mustard Jus for $ 25.


The restaurant serves corned beef and braised cabbage with mashed potatoes and whole wheat mustard jus for $ 14.

Casino-wide beverage specialties
  • $ 5 teeling Irish whiskey drinks
  • $ 3 green St. Patrick’s Day beer
  • $ 3 Heineken bottles
  • $ 6.25 Guinness

More information is available at

Cobra Arcade Bar

63 E. Congress St.

Garbage Pail Kid Cocktail in the Cobra Arcade Bar (Image credit: Melissa Stihl)

Garbage Pail Kid Cocktail in the Cobra Arcade Bar (Image credit: Melissa Stihl)

From 9 p.m. to 2 a.m., the bar and arcade in the city center celebrates the holiday with specialty drinks, music and nostalgic video games, without a nominal fee being charged.

For more information, see Cobra Arcade on Facebook.

Crooked Tooth Brewing Company

228 E. Sixth St.

Crooked Tooth Brewing Compay

Photo by Tony Zamorano

The brewery opens earlier than usual for the holiday – noon – and has happy hour all day, pouring a sip of green beer from open to closed, and offering a special half price on green beer at 32-ounce Crowler.

To top it off Mike Kanne will perform live on Crooked Tooth’s Facebook at 6 p.m.

For more information, visit Crooked Tooth Brewing on Facebook.

Frog & Firkin

874 E. University Blvd.

Frog & Firkin (Photo credit: Frog & Firkin Facebook page)

Frog & Firkin (Photo credit: Frog & Firkin Facebook page)

The Irish Pub opens early at 9am on St. Patrick’s Day and offers specialty drinks, green beer, and all for your typical exciting celebration.

For more information, see Frog & Firkin on Facebook.

Hotel Congress

311 E. Congress St.

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(Photo credit: Hotel Congress)

The Hotel Congress is holding a “civilized” St. Patrick’s Day celebration on Wednesday March 17th in the Plaza.

Here you will find some food and drink specialties that are accompanied by soundtracking DJ PC party – Spin great Irish favorites and more, ending with a Great Guinness Toast at 10pm. All of this will be done safely in the outdoor space with limited capacity and COVID logs in place.

Please visit for more information.

The Tucson Hut

305 N. Fourth Ave.

(Credit: The Hut)

(Credit: The Hut)

The hut celebrated over the weekend, but a number of live music is also planned for this Wednesday.

  • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Bad influence
  • 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – CW Tubbs Band
  • 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. – Funky Bonz
  • 8.30pm – 11.30pm – Murphy’s lawyers

For more information, see The Hut on Facebook.

John Henrys

117 N. Sixth Ave.

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The downtown bar is celebrating a year since it closed its doors indefinitely last year, with Irish whiskey specials, $ 5 green tea shots, Grub von BWQ BBQand music by DJ impeccable.

For more information, please visit John Henry on Instagram.

Jonathan’s cork

6320 E. Tanque Verde Rd.

Jonathan's cork

Photo courtesy of Jonathan’s Cork on Facebook

The restaurant celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with a corned beef dinner on the terrace or to take away.

Reservations start at 4:00 p.m. and are picked up between 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

For more information, visit Jonathan’s Cork on Facebook.

O’Malley is in fourth place

247 N. Fourth Ave.

(Image credit: O'Malleys Bar and Grill)

(Image credit: O’Malleys Bar and Grill)

On this St. Patrick’s Day you will find specialty drinks from 12 p.m. to 2 a.m.

PS They have a huge variety of Irish whiskeys that will amaze you.

For more information, visit O’Malley on Facebook.

The community

6453 N. Oracle Rd.

Jalisco holy water in the parish (Photo credit: Jackie Tran)

Jalisco holy water in the parish (Photo credit: Jackie Tran)

The parish serves corned beef and cabbage on St. Patrick’s Day from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. while supplies last. You can also order it to take away if you prefer to stay at home.

Plus, the Guinness will flow and fun-themed cocktails will also be on the menu.

For more information, please visit

Putney’s pit stop

6090 N. Oracle Rd.

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The sports bar offers $ 5 Guinness, $ 5 kiltlifters, $ 2 jell-o-shots, $ 12 corned beef and cabbage, and more. There is also live music on the terrace from 4 to 9 p.m., green beer and Paddy’s Irish whiskey promos.

For more information, please visit Putney’s Pitstop on Facebook.

Union Public House

4340 N. Campbell Ave., Suite 100

Angels Envy Whiskey in the Union Public House (Photo credit: Jackie Tran)

Whiskey (Photo credit: Jackie Tran)

Union combines their weekly celebration “Whiskey Wednesday” with a St. Patrick’s Day party.

They serve corned beef and cabbage, a homemade brisket, boiled potatoes, carrots, cabbage, and purple mustard sauce for $ 22. There is also half a whiskey all day.

In addition, proof and reform also offer the whiskey special.

Visit for more information.

Wild garlic grill

2870 E. Skyline Dr.

Various cocktails at the Wild Garlic Grill (Image credit: Jackie Tran)

Various cocktails at the Wild Garlic Grill (Image credit: Jackie Tran)

Aside from the delicious cuisine from the kitchen, the restaurant has live music from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on St. Patrick’s Day. The jazz quartet Little Funk House will provide the melodies for the evening.

For more information, visit Wild Garlic Grill on Facebook.

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