The Thornbury Local

The Thornbury Local - formely The Bender Bar - is a pub conveiniently placed on High Street, Melbourne.

The Thornbury Local is known for its community grounding and friendly local atmosphere. Formerly known as the Bender Bar, this little gem now has a restaurant upstairs for dinners. 

It also has frequent live music and DJs, most famously including Midweek Beats on Thursday fortnights, which hosts big-name electronic and live music acts who wish to keep it on the down low.

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The Thornbury Local details

635 High Street

Thornbury 3071

Telephone 03 9495 0341

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