On Monday afternoon, the hot new not-a-taqueria El Rey tweeted that it was launching a new happy hour on U Street.
Our new Happy Hour starts today: Pacifico - 5 - Dos Equis Amber - 5 - Negra Modelo - 5 - Bold Rock VA Cider - 5- DC Brau Porter - 7 -...
— El Rey DC (@ElRey_DC) January 27, 2014
The social media reaction was swift.
. @ElRey_DC these are happy hour prices?
— Ryan Walsh (@rpwalsh) January 27, 2014
— Rich Hefter (@rhefter) January 28, 2014
Less than 24 hours after the original happy hour announcement, El Rey seems to have had a change of heart:
Change up in our new #HappyHour. We'll be doing $3 Bohs, $5 Classic Margaritas and $18 Margarita Pitchers from 5-7 Monday-Friday!
— El Rey DC (@ElRey_DC) January 28, 2014
Vaya con Dios, El Rey.