Melbourne Bars

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Best of Melbourne’s CBD Bars

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Beneath Driver Lane

Beneath Driver Lane is a shrine to quality liquor, good food and great times. This basement bar’s located in the heart of Melbourne and is one of our cities original buildings. Within it’s raw brick walls you’ll find a welcoming environment housing top quality food and drinks. Located at Shop 3, Driver Laneread more…

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Bartronica

Bartronica? Yes, that’s what happens when you cross an arcade and bar! Featuring great beer, tasty cocktails and rare video games so you can enjoy all the classics and immerse yourself in old-school entertainment. From Mario Kart to Smash Bro’s they’ve got just what you need including an extensive range of Pinnies, consoles and retro arcade games. Basement 335 Flinders Laneread more…

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Lui Bar

Lui Bar boasts an extensive wine, Champagne, beer and spirit collection, as well as a tempting snack menu designed by Vue de monde. Lui Bar’s unmatched ambience echoes the opulence of Melbourne’s gold rush-era as reflected in both its cocktail list and décor. Situated on 525 Collins Streetread more…

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The Bottom End

The Bottom End is an amalgamation of a transformed Irish pub and late Saturday nightclub. Ease your way into the weekend with Melbourne’s coolest equivalent to a Los Angeles dive bar with incendiary drinks, tap beers and back shelf beverages. 579 Little Collins Streetread more…

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Heartbreaker

Inspired by classic the dive bars of Los Angeles, Heartbreaker is your go to good-time bar with a pool table and retro juke box for all your favourite entertainment & old-school tunes. Sporting craft beers, tequila, mezcal, whiskey and cocktails you’ll find something on it’s list to suit you. Located at 234A Russell Streetread more…

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Dive Bar

Enjoy Dive bar‘s space layered with neon lights and street art with a touch of glitz. You’ll find hot a pink billiard table and old school duke box in this retro bar hidden in Crowne Plaza. Located on L2/1-5 Spencer Streetread more…

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Diesel Bar & Eatery

Step through the 1920’s into the Diesel Bar & Eatery where the décor has evolved dramatically, bringing you one of Melbourne’s moodiest, contemporary bar and restaurants. 202 Little Lonsdale Streetread more…

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Glamp Bar

Glamping comes from the combination of ‘glamorous’ and ‘camping’. Glamp Bar brings the fun featuring indoor and outdoor areas creating a sense of energy and adventure. You’ll be drinking crafty cocktails and feast on modern Oz-African food under a safari inspired décor. 238 Little Collins Street – read more…

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Kirk’s Wine Bar

Bringing you specialty wines and creative bar bites in a chic space with floor-to-celing windows and outdoor patio. Kirk’s Wine Bar serves your favourite cheese, bar snacks and wine. 46 Hardware Laneread more…

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Spleen Bar

Spleen Bar is a centrally located quirky comedy dive bar. With everything from free stand-up comedy to trivia and karaoke nights in a snug venue with vintage décor and buzzing vibe. 41 Bourke Streetread more…

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Boilermaker House

Boilermaker House is a blues filled temple devoted to malt whisky, craft beer and delicious cocktails. With over 900 whiskies and an ever rotating tap list, the possibilities are endless. 209-211 Lonsdale Streetread more…

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Saving Grace

Hidden on a side street and filled with whiskies, local beer, the blues and plenty of hospitality. Saving Grace‘s nostalgia derives from the dive bars and Irish pubs of New York and Boston. 32 Church Laneread more…

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State of Grace

Located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, State of Grace offers a bustling restaurant, hidden cellar bar and Fall From Grace and Rooftop bar. Enjoy tap beers, delicious cocktails and grazing plates with all your favourites. Located on 27 King Street – read more…

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Section 8

Section 8 is Melbourne’s iconic outdoor container bar. Serving up sunshine, social lubrication and good times since 2006. You’ll find a buzzy open air vibe with DJs, graffiti-covered walls and drinks served from a shipping container. 27-29 Tattersalls Laneread more…

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Melbourne Public

Set in the lovingly restored heritage cargo sheds on Yarra’s edge, Melbourne Public celebrates the best of Melbourne’s past and present in true Australian style. Consistently delivering great food, premium drinks and a vibrant atmosphere it’s lockated on 11 Dukes Walk, South Wharf – read more…

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Melbourne Bar Crawl

Melbourne’s biggest and best bar crawl, the #1 night out events’ planner for every Saturday night! Discover Melbourne’s nightlife and full moon parties. Starting at 105 Queen Street, read more…

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Bar Americano

Opened by Matthew Bax, Bar Americano pays homage to the Golden Age of drinking when the American Bar’s drinks were USA’s greatest cultural export. Serving you seasonally changing classic cocktails, daily distillations, elixirs and infusions. Located at 20 Presgrave Placeread more…

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Arbory Afloat

Cocktails, river views and bar bites on a beach club? – Drift off to bliss on this stylish floating venue atop the Yarra bend. Arbory Afloat is the floating sister club of Arbory Bar and Eatery. 2 Flinders Walk – read more…

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Arbory Bar and Eatery

All things to all people, welcome to Melbourne’s longest outdoor bar where you’ll find great drinks, gourmet brekkie and delicious burgers. Running along flinders station, Arbory Bar and Eatery’s central location and city views make it a great place to visit. 1 Flinders Walkread more…

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Riverland Bar

Riverland Bar is the original Yarra River waterfront icon where you’ll escape the daily grind in an urban beer garden hideaway. This outdoor venue is ideal for year round beers and bites while soaking up the sun in summer, or basking under the heaters on a winters with a cocktail. Federation Wharf Vaults 1-9read more…

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Loop Project Space & Bar

Located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, Loop Project Space & Bar is a melting pot for creators. You’ll find emerging filmmakers, DJs and experimental musicians, designers, writers, progressive thinkers, social innovators and environmental activists. With large format screens, surround sound system, superlative AV facilities and fully licenced bar their equipped for all your function needs. 23 Meyers Place – read more…

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Bad Frankie

Bad Frankie showcases a spectacular range of boutique Australian spirits and complements them with the iconic Jaffle. Producing a bar that would have existed during the early 20th century, Bad Frankie showcases excellent produce from across the country and great service. 141 Greeves St, Fitzroy – read more…

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Holey Moley Golf Club Melbourne

A mini golf course and bar that turns traditional putt putt into a multi-sensory labyrinth of unique holes inspired by the everyday fun of your childhood faves. With drinks, cocktails and tunes at their full service bar, The Caddyshack; Holey Moley will take care of all your on and off-green needs. 590 Little Bourke Street – read more…

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Best Cocktail Bars in Melbourne’s CBD

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1806 Cocktail Bar

Named after the year the word ‘cocktail’ came into lexicon, 1806 is an award-winning bar that lives and breathes the history of the classic cocktail since 2007. Priding themselves on using premium spirits, homemade fixings and the freshest produce to bring you house favourites and classics. 169 Exhibition Street – read more…

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Nick & Nora’s Melbourne

Nick & Nora’s is a cocktail and champagne bar that brings the golden era of glamourous and decadent post probation soirees to the modern day. Hosting legendary parties with hospitality from world class bartenders in this exclusive elegant event space is waiting for you. 80 Collins Streetread more…

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The Everleigh

The Everleigh is an intimate cocktail bar, inspired by the Golden Era of fine drinking. Their expert team deliver warm, intuitive service winning the recognition of multiple world class accolades. Level 1/150 Gertrude Street, Fitzroyread more…

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Loch & Key

Loch & Key is your home away from home. Priding themselves on unique cocktails, whiskey and craft beers. A destination different from most where you’ll fit in with everyone. 34 Franklin Street – read more…

Seamstress Cocktail Bar

Seamstress Restaurant & Bar opened in 2007 in Melbourne’s historic Chinatown district and is housed in a 120year-old former textile factory. Winding up the stairs to the second floor’s Westerner empirical styled Seamstress Cocktail Bar. 113 Lonsdale Streetread more…

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Trouble in Dreams

Trouble in Dreams is a cocktail and wine-bar focused on high quality and original cocktails in Footscray. Accompanied by a rotating list of interesting, minimal-intervention wines, a curated selection of craft beers and some delicious cheese and charcuterie. 297 Barkly Street, Footscray – read more…

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Bar Clara

Established in 2019, Bar Clara provides an adventure for the senses while enjoying great company. With creative and engaging and well balanced cocktails made from whole, fresh and interesting ingredients. You’ll also find a genuine environment with warm human connection that’s all too often missed in our modern isolated times. 87 Little Bourke Streetread more…

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GoGo Bar

Underneath Chin Chin restaurant, you’ll find GoGo, the sweet mistress, tempting you to settle in, stay a while and spend the evening exploring its little black book of cocktails. The cocktail selection highlights South East Asian ingredients according to the season and sports a unique and wonderful wine list. 125 Flinders Lane – read more…

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Lay Low Bar

The Lay Low recreates worldwide hospitality experiences in your very own neighbourhood bar. Enter through the hidden door and ask the team to take you through the bespoke house made cocktails created with local seasonal produce and an exclusive food menu. 93 Buckley Street, Seddon – read more…

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Lily Blacks

Lily Blacks is for the true cocktail aficionado. Bringing the prestige of the golden era of cocktails to its illustrious laneway location. Serving up the finest pre-prohibition libations to Avant-grade, modern classics until late. 12 Meyers place read more…

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Ponyfish Island

A bar and restaurant with a location as unique as its name, Ponyfish Island is Melbourne’s newest venue, a floating haven hidden in the heart of the Yarra River. Located under the Pedestrian Street Footbridge, Ponyfish Island gives you a chance to castaway the big city with drinks and food on demand. read more…

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Berlin Bar

Established in 2009, Berlin Bar is a place where Capitalist opulence confronts Communist austerity. Berlin Bar’s classic cocktails mingle with modern creativity and old-fashioned table service blends with a relaxed atmosphere. Level 2/16 Corrs Laneread more…

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Lustre Bar

Lustre Bar is one of Melbourne’s hidden gems. A leader in cocktail mixology and private functions. Offering an intimate laid-back atmosphere with quality first pour drinks. With a vast range of premium spirits and 10 year old wine by the glass. Level 1/252 Flinders Lane – read more…

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Market Lane Bar

Cocktail and whiskey bar on Market Lane’s balcony bar atop a soaring glass hotel atrium. Experience timeless luxury housed in our much loved Melbourne landmark. 495 Collins Street – read more…

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The LuWow Tiki Bar

Can’t Travel? Experience a tropical Tiki party in the LuWoW Cocktail Bar! Well known for it’s eye-popping cinematic décor, sensational long lost sounds and above all, their amazing tropical cocktails has re-opened it’s doors in a prime spot in Melbourne’s CBD on 212 Little Collins Street, read more…

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Black Pearl

A Fitzroy institution for 19 years, the Black Perl fosters some of the most amazing talent to come from the Australian bartending scent. In the heart of Melbourne’s hospitality mecca, its a meeting place for their amazing regulars and cocktail lovers alike. 304 Brunswick Street, Fitzroyread more…

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Above Board

It might be hard to find, and only has 12 seats, but Above Board is an intimate award winning minimalist bar specialising it’s emphasis on creating great cocktails. 306 Smith Street, Chopper Lane, Collingwood – read more…

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Romeo Lane

An intimate table service cocktail bar with seasonal grazing menu and old world charm. Romeo Lane was originally named after the narrow thoroughfare harping back to the 1800’s red light district. 1A Crossley Street – read more…

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Best Rooftop Bars in Melbourne’s CBD

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Union Electric Bar & Rooftop Gin Garden

Union Electric; Melbourne’s favourite laneway cocktail bar. A cheeky little rooftop bar serving the finest cocktails, craft beers, gin and rum; featuring loud shirts and old school hip hop, you’ll find them constantly creating and evolving drink menus with strange and wonderful new flavours. Located at 13 Heffernan Lane, read more…

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The Albion Rooftop

The Albion is a premium lifestyle destination dedicated to dining, drinking nightlife, functions and events. The venue sprawls over three floors with a decadent club, function level and rooftop offering unprecedented views. 172 York Street – read more…

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daHa Bar Lounge & Club

Want premium panoramic views of the city? daHa Bar Lounge & Club offers premium cocktails and an range of wines on the 15th floor of the CBD’s skyline. Enjoy a drink on the balcony or relax with friends in a private booth. 15/123 Queen Street – read more…

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The Rooftop at QT

Get high on panorama drama. Take the lift to the top floor of Melbourne’s glowing skyline. Rooftop at QT is where we stop for decadent drinking. Under cosy winter awnings or a a hot summer starry night, you’ll find a touch of sleek at QT’s rooftop. 11/133 Russell Street – read more…

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Loop Roof & Loop Top

Loop Top is the new extension to Loop Roof – making it a unique twin-tiered open-air rooftop hospitality beer garden. With rooftop garden spaces with stunning panoramic open to the sky views and a superb array of tap beers, punk craft cans, crack local wines kitchen menu and inventive cocktails. 3/23 Meyers Place – read more…

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Siglo

Rising from wraparound timber stairs, Siglo Bar is a stunning cube of industrial steel, glass and neon, opening to the striking city views. The terrace offering focuses on classic cocktails, spirits and champagne, as well as fine Cuban cigars and bar snacks. 2/161 Spring Street – read more…

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Campari House

You haven’t experienced true Melbourne nightlife until you’ve partied on the best rooftop bars in the city! At Campari House rooftop bar, you’ll enjoy delicious Italian food, cocktails, wine, chilled beers and fun events with incredible city views. 23-25 Hardware Lane – read more…

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Rooftop Bar

What could be better the burgers and drinks served under the stars? Rooftop bar, as it’s name suggests boasts great cocktails, drinks and food featuring city views and seasonal rooftop cinema. Located on floor 7 of Curtin House at 7/252 Swanston Street – read more…

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The Emerald Peacock

The Emerald peacock is the ultimate representation of a classic Melbourne rooftop bar. Tucked away from public view and reaching to the ski with a vibrant rooftop. Whether you’re relaxing inside in an intimate booth or sipping cocktails on the bustling rooftop, The Emerald Peacock is truly an all season destination. 233 Lonsdale Street – read more…

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Bourke Street Green

Melbourne’s ultimate escape from the frantic city pace. Bourke Street Green is all about fresh vibes, local producers and an opening roof with great cocktails too. 501 Bourke Street – read more…

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Imperial Hotel

One of the oldest pubs in Melbourne and continues to be a favourite watering hold for locals and visitors alike. Imperial Hotel boasts an incredible rooftop bar overlooking the city with spectacular views of Melbourne Parliament House and is situated next to the Princess Theatre. 2-8 Bourke Street – read more…

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Bomba

Bomba overlooks Lonsdale Street treetops and take in stunning view of Melbourne’s north and south over two rooftop bar’s. Perfect for pre and post dinner drinks, with accompanying tapas menu from the downstairs restaurant. 103 Lonsdale Street. read more…

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Good Heavens Rooftop Bar

A Stylish retro rooftop bar mixing a wide range of 1980s influenced drinks with broad city views. Good Heavens Rooftop Bar pours delicious cocktails, all Australian wines and a great line up of local craft tap beer. Level 2/79 Bourke Street – read more…

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Goldilocks Bar

Nestled atop the Denyers building, the Goldilocks bar focuses on local Victorian craft brew & wine. Enjoy their classical cocktails, delectable food within their rooftop view. Located at 5/264 Swanston Street – read more…

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European Bier Cafe

Music, sun, friends, the only thing missing is a drink! Overlooking Exhibition Street and the CBD, check out European Bier Cafe’s luxurious rooftop bar with speciality cocktails, biers and sweet tunes. 120 Exhibition Street – read more…

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Easeys Collingwood

Easeys’s is a celebration of art, music, transport, people, food and drinks. Where else can you eat and drink in a train on the top of a building whilst listening to new and classical hip hop? 3/48 Easey Street, Collingwood – read more…

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Naked In The Sky

Killer cocktails, extensive bar and restaurant menue, craft beers, house infused vodkas, and Melbourne’s best view! Naked For Satan’s upstairs rooftop restaurant brings you the best views in Fitzroy. 285 Brunswick Street – read more…

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The Emerson Rooftop Bar and Club

A venue that defies definition. You could call The Emerson a club, a rooftop, a loung, or a bar. Or maybe a circus tent, an aisle, a stage or a palace. The Emerson is whatever you make it. 141-145 Commercial Rd, South Yarra – read more…

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The Red Hummingbird

The Red Hummingbird is a fabulous unpretentious chic space for your next celebration. Trading seven days, you can party till 3am with up to 150 patrons across both levels. 1/246 Russell Street – read more…

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Industry Bar and Lounge

Kick back at the Industry Bar and Lounge‘s comfy lounge area and chill in the beer garden after work. With killer pool nights on Monday, beer pong Wednesdays and live music on Thursdays, you’ll find the best entertainment. 196-198 A’Beckett Street -read more…

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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’s 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…

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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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Eau De Vie Melbourne

Straight out of the 1920’s prohibition America, you’ll be taken back to a forgotten era. Hidden behind a bookcase, the Eau-de-Vie‘s Whisky Room boasts a large collection of rare and exclusive whiskies. You’ll also find cocktails, intimate booths and mingle at shared high tables. Located on 1 Malthouse 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…

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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…

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Melbourne Night Clubs

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The Black Rabbit Bar

The Black Rabbit Bar offers a comfortable and quirky escape offering boutique beers and sensational spirits; follow us down the rabbit hole to enjoy a casual cocktail or pumping nightclub with great vibes. 85 Queen Street – read more…

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StoryVille Melbourne

Explore Storyville, Melbourne’s cocktail fairy tale themed nightclub. Recreating sensational memories around your favourite childhood stories inspiring a magical bar and enchanted cocktail list. 185 Lonsdale streetread more…

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Miranda Bar & Lounge

Miranda, a word derived by Shakespeare meaning admirable and wonderful, come for contemporary art and stay for the vibrant atmosphere. From Thursday’s relaxed lounge vibe to Friday’s happy hour and Saturday’s premier Latino Night. 313 Flinders Laneread more…

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Garden State Hotel

With space to host more than 800 people, Garden State Hotel is a multi-levelled wonderland designed for great times. The sprawling tiered Beer Garden with lush greenery is the heart of this vibrant community watering hole; serving thirsty patrons their favourite ales and after work drinks all weekend long. 101 Flinders Lane – read more…

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Ms Collins

Delivered with elegance and precision ensuring you have the greatest experience. Ms Collin’s iconic heritage-listed venue has been transformed to Melbourne’s destination of choice. With seven unique bars, twelve function rooms and award-winning artists, delivering unrivalled experiences to celebrate any of life’s treasured moments. 425 Collins Street – read more…

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Asian Beer Cafe

Asian Beer Café takes you on a new and exciting experience. All interior pieces are in a worn Asian style with traditional East Asian flavours in their cuisine. Built in a single space with different zones, including balcony, dining areas and dance floor. 211 La Trobe Street – read more…

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Chaise Lounge

Located off Queen Street, Chaise Lounge is one of Melbourne’s premier underground nightclubs for over two decades. From humble beginnings spinning retro and house music, Chaise Lounge has grown to spin only the hottest Hip Hop & RnB classics & fresh hits. Basement 105 Queen Street – read more…

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Club Retro

Want to boogie your troubles away? Hit the dance floor or sip a cocktail on a beautifully lit rooftop beer garden. Club Retro’s DJ plays the hits of the past and present with two floors and three bars – getting a drink in a packed club has never been faster. 383 Lonsdale street – read more…

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Spice Market

This epic nightclub opened in the refurbished Grand Hyatt Melbourne as an up-market late-night venue. Spice Market caters up to 600 guests with premium beverages, Djs, private lounges and multiple bars for a lavish night out. Beaney Lane read more…

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The Carlton Club

On it’s first level, the Carlton Club features a wildly decadent space overseen by quirky animal décor. With private booths, dance floor and luscious outdoor balcony, the bar boasts a 24-hour licence to party thought the night. 193 Bourke Street – read more…

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The Royal Melbourne Hotel

Nestled within a glass atrium, heritage nightclub and a bluestone prison cell block, The Royal Melbourne Hotel is a uniquely spectacular establishment. Perfect for functions large and small, after work drinks and watching the big match. 629 Bourke Street – read more…

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GG EZ Bar

GG EZ is a place where great drinks and esports collide. Be tempted with their signature boozy bubble cups and house cocktails and watch all the latest games, streams and esports news. Basement 93/95 Queen Street – read more…

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La La Land

A hidden gem within the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. La La Land is the perfect place for an intimate date night, an after work catch up or a get together with friends. With a range of comfortable couches and open smoking balcony, it’s relaxed atmosphere provides quality service of classic cocktails, wine, beers, whisky & other spirits. Level 1/125 Hardware Street – read more…

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Greatest Karaoke Bar’s in Melbourne!

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Heroes Karaoke and Rooftop Bar

Sing for the crowd at Heroes four-level Singaporean inspired rooftop and karaoke bar. Enjoy open mic night, book a private room or have your drink on the roof top bar soaking up Melbourne’s city views. At 188 Bourke Street – read more…

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Party World

As the name suggests, Party World is the place to have a great time with friends, belt out your favourite tune and meet new people. Setting the standard for multi-functional karaoke bars across the city, Party World’s modern design, cosy sofas and privet rooms ensure great times will be had by all. 211 La Trobe Street – read more…

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KBOX Karoke

KBox is karaoke in your own private room, just you and your best friends with over 100,000 beats featuring J-Pop, K-Pop, Thai, Indonesian and Malaysian songs at your finger tips! Order drinks served straight to your room equipt with a direct phone connection to the bartenders. 52 La Trobe St – read more…

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FM Karaoke Bar

Sing your heart out? Yes please! With over 6 years providing Melbourne with the best free open karaoke right on Bourke Street with the latest pop, rock, R&B, Hip hop, Chinese and Korean songs! Or party with an intimate group of friends with our private FM Karaoke Bar rooms with table service and sing the night away. 2/146 Bourke Street – read more…

Stars KTV and Lounge galaxy private karaoke open mic room with black couches on Bourke street

Stars KTV and Lounge

Stars KTV & Lounge is the latest addition to Melbourne’s karaoke scene. Unleash your talent in 21 elegantly designed rooms with massive screens, epic sound systems, laser lighting and over 200,00 international songs to choose from. 186 Bourke street – read more…

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Jankara Karaoke

Jankara Karaoke Bar is your stereo-typical ‘movie like’ open mic Japanese karaoke bar – where the crowd gets up into the action, and the drinks and songs flow all night, every night – for you to sing, dance and party into the early morning. Karaoke is free, for every two drinks purchases, a song ticket is provided! 300 Russell Street – read more…

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Juke’s

Power up those pipes to sing your heart out! Juke’s karaoke bar is ready to roll, just pick your little ditty and pour out your heart and soul. Whether you’re cruising, schmoozing, celebrating, or just looking to make sultry eyes at a stranger, Juke’s has something for you. Enjoy a private party in a sweet suite of splashy rooms or mosey into the main bar for your favourite drinks. Level 1 Crown Melbourne, 8 Whiteman street – read more…

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Mui Karaoke

Grab your mates and stretch your vocal chords. Mui Karaoke has over 300,000 Pop songs in Korean, Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Spanish, Russian and English! With multiple karaoke mic’s, snacks and your favourite drinks; beer, whisky and soju, enjoy a drink in luxurious surroundings. 2/258 Lonsdale Street – read more…

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Melbourne Rooftop Restaurants

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Slate Restaurant Bar

Slate Restaurant and rooftop bar has the flexibility to create a fantastic hospitality experience. Including a rooftop bar, it’s the perfect venue for cocktail soirée, corporate functions, intimate dinners and birthday bashes in a sophisticated setting. 9 Goldsbrough Lane – read more…

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Bar Lourinhã

Serving up happy times for the past 15 years and counting! Bar Lourinhã passion for true hospitality comes from the heart. With a love for Mediterranean flavours, fine wine and cherished memories. 37 Little Collins Street – read more…

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Cookie

Love dining in a buzzing atmosphere? Cookie blends the Thai and Australian way of life with fantastic cocktails and is one of the best restaurants in Melbourne. You’ll find a hip bustling space with bright murals and rooftop bar on Curtin House. 252 Swanston Street – read more…

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Mail Exchange Hotel

AT the Mail Exchange Hotel doors are open for friends to reminisce, curious minds to explore and busy travellers to rest. With a 200-seat dining area, courtyard, function rooms, relaxing lounges, TAB facilities and modern Bar; you’ll find so much to savour. 688 Bourke Street – read more…

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Byrdi

Born out of a desire to adapt to our environment, Byrdi is uniquely Australian. Focusing on native produce, creating culinary experiences reflective of the season. 211 La Trobe Street – read more…

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The Mint

Set discreetly within the grounds of the former Royal Mint, lies The Mint Bar and Restaurant. Designed to complement Melbourne’s ever change weather; warm up by the open fire, or soak up the sunshine in on of the cities largest Beer gardens. 318 William Street – read more…

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Bar Margaux

Bar Margaux is a late night bar and brasserie. With a menu built on French bistro classics, an extensive wine and cocktail list making Bar Margaux Melbourne’s new late night love affair. Basement 111 Lonsdale Street -read more…

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Cabinet Bar & Balcony

Tucked behind Little Collins Street, Cabinet Bar & Balcony’s welcoming laneway is reminiscent of a softly lit Parisian night spot. The perfect venue for a quick meet up, a meal before a show or your cruisy Sunday session. Enjoy cocktails and carefully chosen wines with your delicious meal. 11 Rainbow Alley – read more…

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The Wharf Hotel

Perched on the banks of the Yarra River, The Wharf Hotel is superbly located within the modern WTC Wharf precinct. With premium areas both indoors and outdoors, you’ll enjoy a unique combination of a friendly local pub with stunning city views and water front ambience. 18/38 Siddeley Street – read more…

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Joe Taylor Bar

In the heart of North Melbourne, Joe Taylor Bar combines classic cocktails, tap wines, craft beer and stone-fire pizza in a cosy and relaxed environment. 7 Errol Street – read more…

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Dikstein’s Corner Bar

Dikstein’s Corner Bar brings the homely vibe of your local café-bar in the heart of the city. Located in an unassuming little Victorian terrace, you’ll find a varied selection of wines, craft beers, whiskies and pizza. 433 Little Collins Street – read more…

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Bar Ampere

Bar Ampere‘s a stylish art-drizzled bar with a long absinthe menu with modern Australian snacks and mains. Stay late into the evening with cocktails, vermouth, house made ginger beer and European wines. 16 Russell Place – read more…

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Best Irish Pubs and Sports Bar’s in Melbourne!

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Melbourne Central Lion Hotel

Located on level 3 in Melbourne Central, the Lion Hotel is an old style English pub. With all the great food and service, friendly staff and excellent entertainment. Enjoy great cover bands, DJs, TAB and watch live sporting events on multiple plasma screens. 211 La Trobe Street – read more…

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The Duke of Wellington

Established in 1853, The Duke of Wellington is Melbourne’s oldest pub. Whether you’ve come to watch the sport, catch up with friends over dinner and drinks or checkout the new rooftop bar. Its located opposite to the MCG and Federation Square on 146 Flinders Street – read more…

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Highlander Bar

A wee taste of Scotland in the heart of the CBD. The Highlander Bar serves contemporary Scottish cuisine and a range of Scottish ales, whiskies and cocktails. This fun friendly venue is ideal for lunch, dinner, drinks or your next function. 11A Highlander Lane – read more…

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Saint & Rogue

An upmarket restaurant and bar with a strong focus on creating a classy, comfortable atmosphere with excellent food, wine and company. Saint and Rogue is a rustic old-school pub with two levels of wood-panelled walls and booths. 582 Little Collins Street – read more…

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The Irish Times Pub

Spread over two floors, the Irish Times Pub offers a warm, relaxed style of wrap-around bars, traditional dark wood interiors, cosy fireplaces and beautiful stain glass windows. With authentic Irish and Aussie pub food to relish with a pint of Guinness or choose from an extensive range of beers, an array of spirits and quality wines. 427 Little Collins Street – read more…

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The Mitre Tavern

Be it Friday afternoon drinks in the Beer Garden or a quiet work conference over lunch or dinner, The Mitre Tavern can cater to your every whim with brilliant food and quality service. A historic building in the heart of the city sporting a huge expanse of the largest open air drinking space in the CBD. 5 Bank Place – read more…

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The Bottom End

Transformed from a traditional Irish pub that stayed true to its heritage. The Bottom End sports a modest variety of tap beers and back shelf beverages to ease you into the weekend. Think of the equivalent to a Los Angeles dive bar with a love of sports and plenty of screens playing the biggest live games. 579 Little Collins Street – read more…

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The Crafty Squire

The Crafty Squire offers the entire Squire range and is the CBD’s only working micro-brewery producing handcrafted ales brewed on site . This is a place for beer lovers, with everything from crisp easy drinking lagers to big hoppy craft ales with great traditional pub food to match. 127 Russell Street – read more…

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Transport Hotel

Located in the vibrant hub of Melbourne’s CBD, Transport Hotel Public Bar is the launching pad for your next night out. Catch a game on the big screens, listen to great live music and catch-up with friends. Enjoy the view from any one of three outdoor areas overlooking the Yarra river, Federation Square and Flinders street. Located on the corner of Flinders & Swanston Street – read more…

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Turf Sports Bar Melbourne

Turf Bar is a traditional pub with a bustling warm atmosphere. Boasting six plasma screens, additional bigh screens and private screening booths it’s one of the best places to watch live spots! Enjoy drinks, pub classic meals and pool tables along 131 Queen Street – read more…

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Young and Jacksons

Young and Jacksons is Melbourne’s most iconic hotel, opposite Flinders Station in the busiest part of the CBD. You’ll find a beautifully restored heritage listed building with a modern take on your traditional pub with a rooftop cider bar. 1 Swanston Street – read more…

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The Charles Dickens Tavern

The Charles Dickens Tavern is a British pub located at the Block Arcade Collins street. Serving traditional pub fare and an extensive selection of beer and wine creating an atmosphere with a warm welcoming charm. 290 Collins Street – read more…

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The Elephant & Wheelbarrow

The Elephant and Wheelbarrow British Pub opened its doors over 20 years ago and features and extensive range of beers and a traditional English menu. Providing multiple sport screens and live music in the vibrant hub of Melbourne. 94-96 Bourke Street – read more…

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PJ O’Brien’s Irish Pub

P.J.O’Brien’s Irish Pub & Restaurant offers a glimpse of Ireland in Southbank, Melbourne. Offering lunch & dinner, Guinness and Whiskies from all over the world. If you’re local or just passing through, there’s something to suit every taste bud. 16/3 Southgate Ave, Southbank – read more…