Time Out Melbourne

Once you ascend the seemingly endless flight of stairs to the Rooftop Bar (passing Cookie and the Toff in Town along the way), catch your breath and quench your thirst while taking in the heart and soul of Melbourne from above.
Cool off with a cider during the summer, when Rooftop really turns it on, or warm your winter blues with their mulled wine – perfect for a cold winter's day. Kick back on the fake grass, or huddle under the heating and lose yourself in the spectacular view, as you'll be worlds away from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne's streets below.
Hungry? Rooftop Bar serves up an array of burgers and snacks, including vegetarian and vegan options. Every summer the bar plays host to Rooftop Cinema, with screenings of indie flicks and cult classics every Tuesday to Sunday – but make sure you book, as the roof is restricted to ticket holders after 8pm.  

Sign up to our monthly Food & Drink newsletter

Updated on 1 Apr 2015.

Photos by Graham Denholm   |  

Rooftop Bar details

Address
Rooftop, Curtin House
252 Swanston St, Melbourne 3000

Telephone 03 9654 5394

Transport
Nearby Stations: Melbourne Central

Rooftop Bar map

Report a problem with this page

Restaurants and bars nearby

The Toff in Town

Curtin House is frankly ridiculous, brimming over as it is with a host of...

Choo Choo's

Curtin House is a multi-venue paradise. There’s the cocktail delights of...

Cookie

16m - Cookie is the little black dress of bars. It’s a place we sometimes forget...

Mesa Verde

16m - 200 tequilas! Cachaca! Mesa Verde is the latest instalment in Curtin House...

More restaurants and bars nearby

Other venues nearby

Metropolis Bookshop

Metropolis carries a specialist range of books focusing on the areas of art,...

Bul

An assortment of softly tailored crisp separates, natural shades, wash out...

Curtin House

16m - This six-storey building houses some of Melbourne's most interesting...

P.A.M.

16m - One item in particular of Perks and Mini’s is synonymous with Melbourne...

More venues nearby
Linden New Art: Postcard Show

Linden New Art: Postcard Show

Wish you were here... Over 900 mini artworks are taking over the walls of St Kilda's contemporary gallery - and they're all for sale, too

Readers' comments, reviews, hints and pictures

Community guidelines

blog comments powered by Disqus

Get the Time Out weekend planner. Straight to your inbox, every Thursday.
Read more

×