02/14/2012 at 05:55 AM EST
, sporting a flower in her bright blonde hair, took a break from the Interscope Records pre-Grammy party at West Hollywood's Soho House to do happy hour with friends.
Seated at a table near the club's bar, she and her pals enjoyed a round of drinks, and Gaga sipped on a martini while chatting away.
Anytime someone stopped by her table, the singer would smile, stand up and give them a kiss – seeming happy to chat with everyone. After an hour or so of giggling and storytelling, she left her group and made her way back downstairs to the Interscope bash. – Jennifer Garcia