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Bars & Pubs - Sat 20 Dec

Bad Frankie – your favourite Fitzroy jaffle and local craft spirits venue – invites you to a series of Australian whisky and gin masterclasses in December. The classes will be hosted by owned and...

Bars & Pubs - 17-21 Dec

Get excited Melbourne: Club Aperol has popped up on the terrace at Fatto Bar and Cantina. Enjoy $10 Aperol Spritzes with food pairings and get into various club activities, all while taking in views of the...

Bars & Pubs - 18-20 Dec

Sweet Cointreau cocktails, sweet potato fries, a garden oasis – it's the recipe for summer drinking perfection. Hawthorn East's Meat & Wine Co is picket-fencing its courtyard and creating a verdant...

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Vamos

Vamos

A little party from Latin America at the top of Chinatown

Ba Charlie

Ba Charlie

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

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

Polepole

Polepole

Exit the Kitten Club; enter the East African-inspired cocktail bar with banging bar snacks

Romeo Lane

Romeo Lane

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

Black Market

Black Market

Fitzroy’s pop-up wine bar serving shaker fries and fried chicken has a mind to stick around

Joanie’s Baretto

Joanie’s Baretto

Beer, wine and aperitivi are front and centre at Thornbury’s new Italian boozer

Oak and Steel

Oak and Steel

By night, Soldier on Espresso morphs into a wine bar

Pilgrim

Pilgrim

Fed Square has just added another bar on the river

Trumpy

Trumpy

A laid-back haven for beers, cocktails, music and snacks

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