Southbank Pubs

QT best Melbourne Bars open rooftop cocktail bar in Melbourne, Victoria Australia

Best Southbank pubs in Melbourne

When it comes to pubs and bars, Southbank in Melbourne doesn’t mess around. With a plethora of places to choose from, it can be tough to decide on the best spot for you. That’s where we come in – we’ve compiled a list of the best pubs and bars in the area, so you can make your decision with ease.

Whether you want to enjoy a cold beer on a hot day, catch up with some friends over dinner or listen to some live music, Southbank has something for everyone. So what are you waiting for? Start exploring!



The Arbory Afloat just of Flinders Walk is a vibrant space to enjoy drinks and Turkish dining from their extensive menu. The Arbory is located right next to their sister venue The Arbory Bar & Eatery, beside Flinders Station so you can take in Melbourne’s most scenic spots while sipping your cocktails.

With two bars on board, there are plenty of options or checkout their events. There’s also an upper deck pool club where guests can cool off with a drink by the water or even plan your next function.