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Melbourne's Most Clicked-On Bars of 2022 So Far

Sprawling brewery bars, seaside pubs and plush late-night drinking dens — they’ve all grabbed your attention so far this year.
By Concrete Playground
July 04, 2022
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By Concrete Playground
July 04, 2022
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  • Food & Drink

    Nice Guys Brewery and Bar

    A retrofuturistic brew bar with 25 taps and a leafy, heated beer garden.

  • Food & Drink

    The Flying Duck Hotel

    Prahran's favourite old Duck flies again.

  • Food & Drink

    Captain Baxter

    Drink rum punch under the new retractable roof while staring out at sweeping beachfront views.

  • Food & Drink

    Elwood Bathers

    This all-day diner is located right on Elwood Beach.

  • Food & Drink

    Le Bon Ton

    Oysters, absinthe, smoked meat and a 24-hour licence.

  • Food & Drink

    Union House

    A gastropub that'll please the masses.

  • Food & Drink

    Trinket

    A plush two-storey cocktail lounge with a secret basement bar, fireplace and boozy brunch sessions.

  • Food & Drink

    Pepe's Italian & Liquor

    You'll find cheesy bowls of gnocchi, meatball pizza and giant sundaes at this 1930s New York-Inspired Italo-American joint on Exhibition Street.

  • Food & Drink

    State of Grace

    The CBD venue has reopened in a new and improved location complete with a hidden drinking den.

  • Food & Drink

    Pontoon

    The Stokehouse Precinct's casual beachside bar.

  • Food & Drink

    Arbory Bar & Eatery

    With great views and even better food, this is one platform you won't mind getting delayed on. 

  • Food & Drink

    Bonehead Brewing

    A dog-friendly brewery known for its diverse tap list and colourful wall murals.

  • Food & Drink

    Urban Alley Brewery Knox

    Urban Alley's 750-capacity brewpub boasts its own onsite distillery, a stacked entertainment program and a standout menu of modern pub fare.

  • Food & Drink

    The Espy

    The revamped Melbourne music institution sports 12 bars, two restaurants and three live music stages across its six levels.

  • Food & Drink

    The Carringbush Hotel

    This 130-year-old pub is now slinging meat-free meals, wine on tap and more than 21 beers.

  • Food & Drink

    Bar Margaux

    A CBD basement bar serving up French bistro food and cocktails until 5am.

  • Food & Drink

    Neptune Food & Wine

    An ambitious two-level Windsor wine bar with a 'fireplace lounge' and 'cocktail saloon'.

  • Food & Drink

    Bar Bambi

    AC/DC Lane's new late-night lounge bar serves carbonara toasties, live entertainment and a cheeky after-dinner bottle service.

  • Food & Drink

    Moon Dog World

    This giant, very OTT brewery bar is like a boozy theme park you'll never want to leave.

  • Food & Drink

    Harlow

    Richmond's Great Britain Hotel has been transformed into an all-occasions pub with a dog-friendly beer garden and lots of barbecued meats.

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