The Turf Sports Bar Melbourne
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The Drunken Poet
If you hadn’t guessed from the title, The Drunken Poet is one of the best pubs in Melbourne and was even voted into the 10 best Irish pubs in the world (outside Ireland) by the Irish Times. It’s cozy, friendly and has one of the finest selections of Irish whiskey in Australia.
Location: 65 Peel Street, West Melbourne VIC 3003
The Alehouse Project
Affectionately referred to by locals as the Beer Geekery, The Alehouse Project showcases all that is great about craft beers. With 12 continuously rotating taps of microbrewery beers and ciders, as well as boutique spirits and wines and delicious burgers and share plates – what’s not to love about one of the best pubs in Melbourne?
Location: 98-100 Lygon Street, Brunswick East VIC 3057
The Local Taphouse
This multi award-winning tavern is one of the best pubs in Melbourne on account of its mouthwatering menu, European-inspired decor and huge range of craft beers. The Local Taphouse taps more than 400 different beers every year, meaning you can sample a different drop on every visit.
Location: 184 Carlisle Street, East St Kilda VIC 3183
Whether you come here for a drink, the best pub meals in Melbourne or some absolutely killer live punk and rock music – you won’t be disappointed. The Tote Hotel has $10 burgers (not that’s not only at happy hour) and did we mention they’re renowned for hosting some of Australia’s top punk, rock and metal bands?
Location: 71 Johnston Street, Collingwood VIC 3066
Foresters Pub and Dining
Foresters Pub and Dining invites you to enjoy the best pub food in Melbourne as well as the very top craft beer and late night fun. They have great steaks, pizzas and pub classic, booth seating, an upstairs rock and roll bar and 40 craft beer taps.
Location: 64 Smith Street, Collingwood VIC 3066
Labour in Vain
This Fitzroy institution is the perfect place for anything from a wind-down after-work bevvy to Saturday celebratory drinks. The Labour in Vain stocks the finest draught beers, wine and spirits and also boasts of a sunny beer deck, pop up BBQ’s with the best pub lunch in Melbourne and regular free live music.
Location: 197a Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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