Bar: The Bad Waitress. While it's more of a diner/coffee shop, this Eat Street gem is a great spot for cheap, late-night conversation.
Deal: $3 beers (such as Furthermore and Bell's), $6 glasses of wine, $5 mimosas and $6 appetizers (nachos, cheese plate, dips, etc.).
Hours: 3-6 p.m. and 10 p.m.-close daily.
Info: 2 E. 26th St., Mpls. 612-872-7575. www.thebadwaitress.com.