Photo courtesy of Mayer’s Garden via Instagram.

Mayer’s Garden opens today on Henderson Avenue.

It’s located in the former Jakes Burgers & Beer at the corner of Henderson and Belmont avenues. And it’s named after a saloon, restaurant, beer garden and zoo called Mayer’s Garden that opened on Elm Street in 1881.

The bar is open 3 p.m.-midnight Wednesday, 3 p.m.-2 a.m. Thursday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2 a.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-midnight Sunday.

Happy hour is offered 3-7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday. House cocktails are $8, the Rita is $5, wine is $7, premium wells are $6 and draft beers are $5.

On its Instagram page, the bar encourages neighbors to try the turtle bite, the signature shot. Sunday, it’s opening at 11:30 a.m., and the Cowboys game will be on.

Mayer’s Garden is located at 2422 N. Henderson Ave.

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