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Bars & Pubs - Fri 03 Jul

Want to feel like you've just come back from skiing on the slopes? Well now you can, thanks to Munich Brauhaus's Après Ski Party. Kicking off with a launch event on Sunday June 7, the venue will be...

Bars & Pubs - 01-04 Jul

Following last year's sold-out success, Bombay Sapphire and celebrity chef Gary Mehigan have teamed up again for a three-week pop-up bar championing gin cocktails and inventive food pairings. Residing in...

Bars & Pubs - 01-05 Jul

Forget hiding under your doona mourning the loss of Game of Thrones – instead, warm up this winter with Jerk roast corn, goat curry and enough Dark ’n’ Stormys to upend a snowman. Our favourite gin...

Latest Melbourne bar reviews

Aloha Sailor

Aloha Sailor

A basement bar that promises eternal sunshine of the tiki kind

Lulie St Tavern

Lulie St Tavern

The flashiest thing about this laid-back bar is its blue neon sign outside

Bar Exuberante

Bar Exuberante

Matthew Bax's new venture takes high concept to a new level

Ba Charlie

Ba Charlie

There’s nothing shy and retiring about the drinks and snacks on offer at Prahran's newcomer

G&Tea Gin Garden

G&Tea Gin Garden

The Rum Diary’s leafy little sister has a thing for gin, and so do we

Romeo Lane

Romeo Lane

A cocktail bar that is actually about you, not how many tricks are up the bartender’s sleeve

Pilgrim

Pilgrim

Fed Square has just added another bar on the river

Doc Martin's

Doc Martin's

Aperitifs and digestifs will cure what ails you at this fashionable new spot

Harry Hall

Harry Hall

Malvern gets a wine bar… without the wine snobs

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Melbourne Bar Awards

Bar of the Year

Bar of the Year

Impress your best girl, or guy, at this classic cocktail bar

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Melbourne bar crawls & tours

Craft beer crawl

Craft beer crawl

You can now do the ultimate beer crawl without even raising a sweat

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Melbourne's best bars

Rooftop bars

Rooftop bars

Our favourite spots for beers and sun or moonlight and wine

Laneway bars

Laneway bars

Melbourne's best bars are sometimes the hardest to find

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