Dining Entertainment South Melbourne - VIC Pubs Melbourne


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The Palace Hotel

506 City Road, South Melbourne VIC 3205

The Palace Hotel remains one of Mel's cornerstones for fine wine and inspired cuisine. Now under new ownership, The Palace continues to provide a unique, warm and elegant experience, whether you are a regular patron or a guest in one of our exclusive private function spaces.

Things are heating up at The Palace, so come in and see how we do it!

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Cricket Club Hotel

435 Clarendon St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

The Cricket Club Hotel is a great place for young and old to come and enjoy a drink and relax and have a chat in the cosy atmosphere.

We have 2 bars with two totally different feels to them and an amazingly simple menu for family and friends to join you for a meal.

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The Colonial TramCar Restaurant

Tramstop #125, Corner of Normanby Road and Clarendon Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205
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George Hotel

139 Cecil St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Welcome to the George - a unique experience, in a unique location. You'll find us in one of the best areas of Melbourne, right across from the South Melbourne Market and 2 Minutes from Clarendon Street, the George is one of the city's newsest, brightest and best bars - for functions, bucks/hens, or just a quiet chat over a beer. It's all happening these days - wine nights, trivia, live music. Give us a call if you want to find out what's happening - we'll be posting the major highlights on the website, as well as extending an invite to those legends at superparma.com. The site'll feature some pretty tricky photography, details of menus, hiring, and how to get in touch with us here at the hotel.

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Emerald Hill Cafe

189 Bank Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205

If you haven't been into the brewery yet, we open up the roller door on Friday nights and serve our hand-crafted ales right in amongst the tanks in which the beer is made. Drop in any time after 5pm, and yes, we do stock spirits, wines and soft drinks as well. Our beers are hand crafted from pure Melbourne water, malted wheat and barley, hops and yeast. Every beer is bottled by hand, with the final conditioning occurring in the bottle. This process means that no preservatives or additives are required, and the beer is naturally carbonated by the yeast.

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Golden Gate Hotel

238 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Combining the best of bar and club ambience, The Golden Gate offers stylish, comfy lounge decor, great food, good tunes and room to dance.
Cruise into the Gate for relaxing after work drinks, a superb dinner or bring some friends to party the night away.

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The Motel Nightclub

172 York Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Melbourne's iconic nightlife venue, The Motel is a dance arena like no other. Downstairs is a sophisticated lounge bar resplendent with old world glamour and retro fittings and middle of the room dancefloor. Upstairs opens you to the atmosphere of Melbourne looking out to the largest roof deck in the city and a second thumping dance floor area. Four bars, including an outdoor bar, just adds emphasis to this amazing institution.

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Bell's Hotel & Brewery

157 Moray St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Bell’s is a magnificently restored authentic oasis, providing 4 bars, including a fantastic sports bar. Just the place to watch any of your favourite sports on the big screen. Also a bistro, restaurant and an award winning microbrewery. The ground floor pub, bistro and restaurant, have all been totally remodelled to reflect the warmth, welcome and comfort that a hotel of such unique qualities is expected to promise. With over twenty beers on tap and a magnificent wine list, we can provide the perfect accompaniment to your meal.

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E Gusto

Shop 3B Ground Floor, Southgate Prm, South Melbourne VIC 3205
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The Clarendon

209 Clarendon St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

A stylish boutique pub offering classic pub meals & contemporary dishes at affordable prices.
Extensive cocktails and wine lists available along with a range of local & imported beers.
Sophisticated surrounds, elegant décor & friendly staff.
Three boutique function rooms all individually designed to cater for all types of events/functions.
Main dining area boasts three big screen T.Vs - FOXTEL broadcasting all of the big sporting events, open fireplace, pool table & free Wi-Fi available.
Friday night guest DJ entertainment from 9pm, Happy Hour from 5pm to 7pm every day, $15 pub classic meals every day.

Dinner specials:
Monday nights from 6pm: $12 Parmas,
Tuesday nights from 6pm: $12 Porterhouse steaks and
Wednesday nights from 6pm: $12 Pies.
Acoustic Sundays, showcasing local talent.

Function/events enquiries: Rebecca 0421 578 914
FAX PH: (03)9690 3060

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O'Connells Centenary Hotel

Crn Montague & Coventry Sts, South Melbourne VIC 3205

O'Connell's is one of Melbourne's dining institutions. In 1990, O'Connell's was at the forefront of the pub "foodie trend" by blending the warmth and informality of a good hotel with award winning food and service.

Walking through the doors of O'Connell's brings to mind the traditions we all seek in our neighbourhood hotel – the warm fire in the winter, outdoor dining in the summer, and welcoming service.

Filled with locals and those from across town, O'Connell's is a destination experience for food, drink and atmosphere.

O'Connell's is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner, with a delicious snack menu offered throughout the day.

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Golden Fleece Hotel

120 Montague St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

The Fleece is not your standard pub or bar. We boast an extensive range of wines and spirits, as well as local and imported beers. Complimenting this are our tapas, bar and restaurant menus. It's no wonder The Fleece has become the destination for great food, great wine and a great atmosphere.

Located in South Melbourne on the corner of Buckhurst and montague streets, the venue has been transformed into a bustling and vibrant hub without losing any of its typical Australian values. A re-invention of the classic pub, our eclectic blend of customers and staff creates a welcoming and dynamic character, offering a sense of familiarity for our patrons. The Fleece is a local pub for city dwellers and suburbanites alike.

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Railway Hotel

280 Ferrars St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Enjoy a meal, 7 days a week, in South Melbourne's award winning Beer Garden
The Railway Hotel, serving quality food, beer and wine since 1857

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The Southern Cross Hotel

78 Cecil St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

The Southern Cross Hotel offers a unique range of function rooms and packages tailored to suit your needs. Enquire here. about your function.

We realize your time is precious and we strive to take the pressure off by coordinating every last detail so you can relax and enjoy the evening with your friends. Whether you need a sit-down dinner, cocktail party, birthday party or business conference, our experienced staff will ensure it runs smoothly and our talented chef will ensure it tastes superb.

Our newly renovated rooms are unique and personal. They offer a state of the art sound system and wireless broadband connection for conferences and presentations.

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Seven Nightclub

52 Albert Road, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Located on Albert Road, just metres from Melbourne’s famous St Kilda Road boulevard, SEVEN is certainly a venue with a difference. Known as one of Melbourne’s coolest and most respected night time destinations, it’s also recognised as a premier functions venue.

Boasting four very separate and very diverse rooms - each with a different capacity – all are stylish and luxurious, with recent renovations having taken the venue to even greater heights in style and service.

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1 Queensbridge St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Embassy is Melbourne’s premier entertainment complex. Featuring 4 independent but interchangeable event spaces with 6 bars over 3 levels, embassy can host any event from 100 to 1500 patrons.

In its previous incarnations Embassy has hosted diverse events from Carl Cox and Erick Morillo through to The Living End and Mega Death.

Upon completion of a renovation in 2009 Embassy will add a more casual front bar on the venues ground floor, as well as 3 outdoor areas to bring Embassy once again to the forefront of Melbourne’s entertainment scene.

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Star Bar

160 Clarendon St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

The Star is one of Melbourne's premier entertainment venues. With entertainment ranging from Australia's leading cover bands to the hottest DJ's and special event touring acts, the Star can cater to all your party needs.

The Star is open every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday night, so come and see why everyone is talking about us!
The Star is open every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday night. Be sure to browse our site regularly to catch up on all the latest entertainment, special events, weekly promotions or spot yourself on our photoboard to win yourself a drink card.

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Limerick Arms Hotel

364 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205

With over 150 years of history, the Limerick Arms is the true definition of a traditional local pub.

Boasting a commanding presence on the corner of Clarendon and Park Streets in South Melbourne, only minutes from the CBD, Albert Park Lake, St Kilda Road and South Melbourne Beach, the venue was established in 1855 by two Irish brothers who went on to form a brewing company called Tooheys.

Whether you’re a local or a visitor, we offer a warm and friendly atmosphere where you can savour a hearty pub meal in the bistro or outdoor area, enjoy a drink from our extensive range of tap beer and quality wine, or watch your favourite team on the big screen.

The Limerick Arms Hotel also offers you a number of private and semi-private function spaces to hold your next birthday party, cocktail reception, bucks party, hens party or corporate event.

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The Rising Sun Hotel

2 Raglan St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Tucked away in Kensington is The Rising Sun, originally an inn established in 1846 and now one of Adelaide’s premier dining experiences. History and character fill every corner of the restaurant, whose cosy bar and fireside tables summon patrons to savour a drop from the extensive wine list and indulge in good food in good company. Service is warm and attentive and the contemporary Australian dishes skilfully prepared. Assorted mezze like pan seared bug tails in oregano and garlic with marinated chickpeas make ideal nibbles or preludes to such mains as slow cooked venison shoulder paired with caramelised onion brioche, roasted beetroot, tart berry jam and chocolate infused glaze.

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Water Rat Hotel

256 Moray St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

We have developed a menu that celebrates your favourite pub classics, as well as innovative and tasty entree dishes, complemented by quality wines, an array of boutique and local beers and a vast selection of spirits and cocktails.

Our first floor function facilities can cater for groups for meetings, seminars and product launches as well as parties and celebrations. We also have an outdoor deck which is available for public and private function use.

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Montague Hotel

355 Park St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

The Montague Hotel is an old fashioned "local" situated in the leafy back streets of South Melbourne, committed to serving great food, wine and craft beer in a relaxed and friendly environment. From the same folks that run the award winning Courthouse Hotel in North Melbourne.

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Town Hall Hotel

137 Bank Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205

The Town Hall Hotel was formerly the residence of Erasmus Irving before the site was licensed in 1868.

Patrons, that have included over the years many notables {and some not so noteworthy} from the music and entertainment industries, have always enjoyed the warm and friendly welcome that is a signature of the hotel much like its art deco facade remodelled in 1936. We hope to continue the traditions of the hotel while providing a country feel to an intimate city pub. Check out our menus and follow us on facebook to see whats on at the Townie. there is always something happening with giveaways and theme nights. So hope to see you soon at The Town Hall Hotel.

Taco Bill Mexican Restaurants

1st Floor Cnr Clarendon & Napier Sts, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Blue Train Cafe

Shop MR 5 Mid Level Southgate Ldg, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Linx Bbq Yum Cha Restaurant

South Melbourne Market Unit 92, 116 Cecil St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Funky Curry

Spotlight Centre Shp16/ 111 Cecil St, South Melbourne VIC 3205

O'Connell's Hotel

193 Montague (Cnr Coventry St) St, South Melbourne VIC 3205
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The Fox on Montague

355 Park Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Recently opened this cunningly versatile pub turned modern eatery has a relaxed, welcoming vibe. The comprehensive food menu includes its now famous Vegetarian Burrito, roasted Pork Belly plus Bug and Prawn Gyoza - with vegetarians, vegans and those with food allergies never overlooked. Tuesday is $15 Steak night, Wednesday’s $15 Parma night gets you over humpday and DJs add elation Friday and Saturday evenings. Sundays are popular for the $22 two course roast and $12 jugs of Brunswick Bitter. Beer is revered with 100 different varieties chilled in the fridge, as well as rotating taps that showcase top local and international microbrews - from which $6 pints are poured between 4-6pm weekdays. Rain, hail or shine The Fox has it covered; pass the time in summer on sunny street seating as DJs spin tunes, then thaw out in winter with hearty food by the fireplace. Everything you love about The Fox on Montague is the younger sister of the notorious: The Fox Hotel in Collingwood.

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32-48 Johnson Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Neverland is set to change the face of Melbourne as one of the most unique premier class entertainment and events centres. As one of the largest entertainment venues of it's kind in the Southern Hemisphere, Neverland encompasses over 1,400 square metres of purpose built hexagonal excellence.

Maori Chief

Cnr Moray & York, South Melbourne VIC 3205
Maori Chief Hotel in South Melbourne is a classic, casual pub but it has a quirky, eclectic vibe, with retro furniture, wall hangings creating atmosphere. Frequented by locals, it offers beer on tap, wine and spirits along with a classic pub menu that promises to satisfy.
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City Park Hotel

308-310 Kings Way, South Melbourne VIC 3205
The Best Western City Park Hotel is only minutes away from Melbourne's famous attractions, such as the Crown Casino complex, Botanical Gardens, the Arts Centre, the Grand Prix Track, Federation Square, Southbank, St. Kilda Road, Docklands, Melbourne Aquatic Centre, South Melbourne Market and St. Kilda. The minute you walk into our foyer, you are welcomed by our friendly staff, which are there to make your stay as c

The O'Connell Hotel

Cnr Montague And Coventry, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Dimension 5

1, 10 Dorcas St, South Melbourne VIC 3205
Dimension5 is a new, creative co-working space that promotes positive human collisions, sparks innovation and entrepreneurship across technology, start-ups, business and social enterprises. This space will maximize and accelerate the opportunities available through the exponential growth of new technologies across sectors for individuals and smaller teams or organisations. Dimension5 is inspired to collaborate, co-create with and support people and businesses who are outstanding the innovative, disruptive game-changers, leaders and emerging talent across diverse industries. We aim to spark innovation and entrepreneurship through having regular positive human collisions with all of our community and their guests. This is a space in which to go above and beyond, where anything is possible.