Grabbing a drink in Melbourne is no mediocre experience. It seems that around every corner, in every basement and up every dodgy staircase there's a hidden (or not so hidden) drinkable library of inventive cocktails, local brews or world-class wines just waiting to be explored. This year, these were the bars you kept searching for — the most popular ones on Concrete Playground (even if they weren't brand new). Catch up on the drinking dens Melbourne has made their favourite locals.
Melbourne's 50 Most Popular Bars of 2016
Catch up on the year's most visited drinking dens.