Discover Hidden Bars in Melbourne

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Discover Melbourne’s Secret Hidden Bars

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Golden Monkey

Hidden in Hardware lane, descend into the romantic, mysterious and pleasure-seeking Golden Monkey basement bar. Discover forbidden drinks, exotic cocktails, Asian tapas, live music and fun times. Lay back in a booth’s lavish leather sofas or sway to great vibes. Basement 389 Lonsdale Streetread more…

Inside hidden cbd asian Manchuria night club on level 1 Waratah place, intimate secluded venue

Manchuria

One of Melbourne’s best kept secrets, operating for over 15 years, Manchuria’s where old-world Asia meets new world Melbourne. An intimate seclude hidden venue residing in the heart of China Town. Immerse yourself in it’s ambience, cocktail/charcuterie combinations and leave your worries behind. Level 1/7-9 Waratah Place – read more…

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Trinket Bar Melbourne

Welcome to Trinket Bar, Flinders Lane’s pizza and cocktail bar. If you’re an adventurer in true Melbourne style, step through the wardrobe to discover a hidden cellar bar… 87 Flinders Lane – read more…

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Murmur Piano Bar

Follow the murmur of a distant piano and follow the red neon signs to one of Melbourne’s best kept secrets. The Murmur Piano Bar sports rustic-chic cocktails, creative tapas and craft beer. 17 Warburton Lane – read more…

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Chuckle Park

In a little, leafy CBD laneway lies the charming Chuckle Park Bar. A caravan bar surrounded by plants, flowers and lanterns. Chuckle Park serves up delectable cocktails, fun wines and tasty craft beer and cider. 322 Little Collins Street – read more…

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B. Lucky & Sons Melbourne

Feeling Lucy? B. Lucky and Sons Melbourne is a player’s paradise and the perfect place to blow off steam. You’ll find the ultimate adult playground with arcade games and even a quirky pawn shop. Sample luscious liquors, creative cocktails, pints, pots and more. Level 3/211 La Trobe Streetread more…

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Valhalla Bar

Valhalla is a doorway to an after-work haven. Imagine a Nordic design, it’s a modern take on a Scandinavian style underground bar. With a menu that harnesses the freshness and cuisine and great cocktails. The basement bar can be found on 477 Collins Street – read more…

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Fiftyfive

Fiftyfive basement bar is your afternoon beer session to late night tequila topper. Don’t blink or you’ll miss it, hidden in the city’s heart. Have your choice of six beer taps on constant rotation and a wide selection of beers from home and abroad. Venture into its back bar lovingly curated with seasonal and fresh cocktails, it’s your home away from home. 55 Elizabeth Street – read more…

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Dessous

Submerge yourself into Dessous’s decadent subterranean basement CBD wine bar amongst softly lit greys and green marbles. Tucked under Flinders Lane, you’ll enjoy wine friendly food with everything from classic cocktails to creative and highly seasonal drinks. Basement 164 Flinders Lane. read more…

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Whisky and Alement

Whisky and Alement has over a thousand whiskies from the classics to independent bottlings. Australia’s largest collection of Scotch Malt Whisky Society on pour right through to some of the rarest whiskies. Paired with tasty cocktails and rotating list of amazing crafter beers, this friendly, cosy bar has you covered. 270 Russell Street – read more…

inside softly lit venue of Gin Palace on Russell Place with brown leather couches and inside plants against ornate curtains

Gin Palace

Sample late night martinis and classic cocktails in Gin Palace’s quirky basement lounge with electric old-world charm. Peruse the menu featuring vast quantities of the best and worst gins in the world, or indulge in a cocktail list influenced by rare, fresh and seasonal ingredients. 10 Russell Place – read more…