Restaurants Entertainment Fitzroy - VIC Pubs Melbourne


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Red Tongue

275 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Provincial Hotel

299 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Overlooking the busy corner of Brunswick Street and Johnston St you’ll find the Provincial Bar.  The Public bar is the engine room of the venue, with its distinctive Brunswick St warmth, Operating from midday until 1am everyday, the eclectic designed bar is busy for all of our 7 trading days of the week.  We offer a comprehensive wine menu, which has an extensive list of Australian wines by the glass.


Winter gives you a chance to get cosy on the Chesterfield in front of the fireplace, while summer sees the terrace style doors opened wide, allowing a prime seat to watch the vibe that is Brunswick Street.

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Madame SouSou

231 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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342 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Vegie Bar

380 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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The Perseverance Hotel

196 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Whether you are looking to book a function, a Hen’s Night, or just in need of a different place to go have a drink and a meal in a delightful, pub environment, then Perseverance is definitely the spot for you.

Uni Students, Thursday Nights at Pers are for you! We have Spin-To-Win early on, for you to score unbelievable drink deals as well fantastic and affordable drink prices ALL NIGHT! Not to mention all your favourite hits played by our resident DJ’s every week! They are a night not to be missed!

Fridays with us are always unforgettable as our 90’s night kicks into gear from 10pm every week! It’s always a good idea to try and head down early to get great drink deals and skip the line! Request a song, have a dance, and reminisce your childhood with only the best of the 90’s!

Party Saturdays are always a hit, with your favourite of the latest tracks being pumped all night, as well as a few great old Aussie classics that always get the crowd going! If you are planning on having a girls night, head down early and enjoy our great cocktails for a modest price.

For a few quiet drinks on a Sunday, have a few beverages in the stunning courtyard and enjoy the sun. We have Beer, Cider and Cocktail Jug drink deals, and always play the BIG GAMES with live commentary on our Plasmas.

When it comes to corporate events, Christmas Parties, Functions and Hen’s Nights, we have an area to suit your every need. With our lovely beer garden for larger groups and our front room for more intimate gatherings, we at the Perseverance look to cater to the individual needs of every function. For bookings and enquiries, please call us on (03)9810 0040 or email us at

For all drinks and food packages, please view our website,

To all the Maids-Of-Honour, who looking to create an unforgettable night of Dancing, drink deals and great music for the Bride-To-Be, look no further! We love having groups of lovely ladies in, so to help you girlies celebrate, we offer fantastic drink deals to all Hen’s groups, whether you set up a guest list, or reserve a room! Drink deals include $5 basics and $15 Bottles of Sparkling! For bookings and enquiries, please call us on (03)9810 0040 or email us at

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252 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Black Cat Bar is the soul of Brunswick St, and was one of the first cafes there (depending on who you're asking, it was the first). Now with lots of alcohol and not much food. And it's clean, a turn-up on its past life. The bar is a compact place to enjoy a drink, or to dance in the compact single room with DJ on weekends. It's a great place to socialize with new friends. It's our favourite, and we put our office where we put it to be close to this bar.


416-418 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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263 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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325 Smith Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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129 Smith Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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139 Smith Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Offering sumptuos food, followed by captavating night of live latin entertainment...., Spectacular floorshow, live band & DJ until 3am. Copacabana host Melbourne's top Latin bands and performers, dancers and Capoeira (Brazilian Martial Arts / Dance) - A total latin experience. The dinner offers an authentic Brazilian Churrascaria: 7 coursed of Tantalising BBQ grilled meats, traditionally served at your table and complete with fresh salads and hot dishes of vegetables, polenta, rice and more, followed by tasty homemade deserts.

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De Los Santos

175 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Don Vincenzo

301 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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285 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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189 Smith Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Gura Da Dhaba

240 Johnston Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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359 Napier Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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356 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Interlude Logo and Images


211 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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201 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Ladro Logo and Images


224a Gertrude Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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533 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Peko Peko

199 Smith Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Penang Affair

325 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Pireaus Blues

310 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Retro Cafe

413 Brunswick Street (Cnr Westgarth St), Fitzroy VIC 3065
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Marquis Of Lorne

411 George St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Open 4pm til late mon-thurs, 12noon til late fri-sun, kitchen open 7 days, lunch friday to Sunday. The first level is a bar with fireplace, lots of natural light a cosy atmosphere for your drinking needs. The second level of the Marquis provides a relaxed dining experience, with the menu updated regularly according to season. The kitchen also serves drinking food and pub grub to the bar down stairs. The thrid floor has an intimate area available for small functions.

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Union Club Hotel

164 Gore St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Tucked away in the back streets of Fitzroy is The Union Club Hotel. Located on the corner of Gore and Webb Streets Fitzroy, the Union is a land mark corner pub and a true local. Come in and enjoy a great meal from Lazy Susan’s Kitchen or just a quiet afternoon beer in the sun filled public bar. In winter shoot some pool whilst you warm yourself by the open fire and of course catch the footy on the big screen. In Summer the ideal place is to sun yourself in the beer garden.

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Rochester Castle Hotel

202 Johnston St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

The Rochester Castle's famous indie, new-wave and electro night 'Panic!' provides a cure for dance addicts and workaholics alike. If you're feeling sluggish from staring at four walls all week, 'Panic!' (every Friday) is a way to get your blood pumping again. This renovated pub is one of the few places in Melbourne where you can let it all hang out and get dancing to anti-Top 40 stuff. Expect to hear all the new-wave classics as well as hits from Britain's current new wave bands - such as Franz Ferdinand and Bloc Party.

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103 Smith St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Sircuit is predominantly a gay mans bar situated in Smith Street Fitzroy, Melbourne Australia (between Peel & Gertrude Streets).

The bar is free entry ( except for special events listed on our website). The ground floor comprises of the bar area, 5 pool tables ( free pool), a smoking area looking on to Smith Street and bathroom facilities. The 1st floor has a coffee lounge, a maze /cruise area with private rooms/booths , 2 movie lounges , smoking area and wash area. Sircuit admits men only on Wednesday, Friday & Saturday with a mixed crowd on Thursday & Sunday. Cloaking available on the ground floor.

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RBL Esco

386-388 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Mirrors Lounge Bar is a two tier venue, with our Function room upstairs fitted with modern technology facilities, overhead projector for powerpoint presentations/slide show, fully equipped bar, DJ booth, dance floor and stage, surround speakers and great lighting systems.

We do cater for any functions from coporates, weddings, product launchs, birthday parties, hens/bucks nites, engagements, school reunions, anniversaries.

The venue is decked with booths around the perimeter of the room with comfortable leather seats and accompanied with leather couches scattered around.

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Bimbo Deluxe

376 Brunswick, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Bimbo Deluxe's highlight is its 'chilled infused vodkas'. The main doors of this busy central bar open into dim lighting. The Bimbo Deluxe has a funky blend, a pool table, and cheap pizzas all at one place which makes it a 'happening place' of Melbourne. There is always a live DJs spinning decent, loud music on the side.

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Rainbow Hotel

27 St David Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Located in the back streets of Fitzroy for over 140 years, about 50 metres from the thriving hub that is Brunswick Street, this hidden beauty stands tall and proud as one of Melbourne’s oldest and friendliest pubs. Now open 7 days a week, the King brothers have introduced a new twist to a classic venue, with over 100 beers from here and around the world available. Come on in to sample a fine selection of ales, enjoy some wonderful cooking by the chefs, get amongst the fantastic array of live bands, or just bring a bunch of mates for a beer and a game of pool in the massive beer garden.

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The Workers Club

Cnr Brunswick and Gertrude St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Many of us Fitzroy dwellers may have noticed that The Rob Roy Hotel has experienced a transformation in the last twelve months. One of the nights that is run here now on a Thursday is live music in the back room, which adds a new aspect to the pub & the pub’s culture. The night started in January of this year & since then many acts have come through the venue including The Killjoys, Philippa Nihill (ex-Underground Lovers), Matt Handley (Pollyanna), Quincy McLean & The Smooth Bastards (ex-Blue Ruin), Peter Archer (Crow) & Malcolm Hill, who many will remember as the support on the recent Nick Cave tour. The night is run as part of the Gertrude Street Sessions in conjunction with Builders Arms Hotel & like the Builders, the staff are friendly & are mostly artists or musicians from the Fitzroy area. The room holds 200 people with areas for standing or lounging & has received a warm welcome from the bands & punters with the atmosphere providing space for both relaxing & rockin’ tunes. Although the Rob Roy’s clientele has changed, the funky 70’s wallpaper has not & apart from the music, this is an aspect we are very proud of! Shows start at 9pm with the venue being open until 3am for those of us who like to kick on into the wee hours.

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Yah yah's

99 Smith Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Yah Yah's hosts bands and DJs every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday night. We spin rock, soul, garage, surf, exotica, 60s, 70s and more. With a rotating line-up of bands and DJs playing every Thursday to Saturday, it’s the sort of setting you can imagine ending up being later being chronicled as the meeting place for next generation of Melbourne’s rock royalty. Pass by on a Friday night and the place is pumping, not bad for a venue that has been open less than three months.

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The Stage

231 Smith St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

For over 6 years The Stage has been home to a great diversity of world music that is uniquely Melbourne. It is one of the few venues where you can immerse yourself in a different culture thoughout the week. Regular monthly events include African dance nights, Flamenco shows, Belly dance party nights, Tango nights & of course Melbourne’s greatest Latin dance night happens every Saturday. Throughout the week dance classes are available including Cuban/Salsa on Tuesday, Argentine Tango on Wednesdays, & Latin/Salsa & Swing on Thursdays.

The Stage is also renowned for hosting non-mainstream theatre and is a regular participant in Fringe, Midsumma and other such festivals. With 2 floor levels, huge stage areas, dressing room facilities, huge dance floors, in house PA and lighting systems, The Stage is simply fantastic for theatre, launches, benefits and also functions, all of which can be fully catered.
The Stage offers casual dining with inexpensive home style Mediterranean meals on the chargrill, as well as vegetarian dishes & light snacks…whilst for group bookings set menu banquet style eating is extremely popular.
In all, The Stage provides for a diverse entertainment experience where you can wine, dine & dance all under the one roof.

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Commercial Club Hotel

344 Nicholson, Fitzroy VIC 3065

While we don't have a private room, we do have plenty of areas for groups of up to 100 to take over for an afternoon or night.
When the season permits, the back yard is a ripper & there's a few lounge areas you can reserve or just meet in the bar to watch the footy.
You can buy a beer & other stuff from the bar, there are no hire fees because what you see is what you get around here. If you like the sound of Johhny Cash or any of the above ideas then get in touch or drop in for a beer after midday any day. The Commercial Club does however suggest that you celebrate your 18th Birthday at home.


272 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Thai Thani

293 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Patee Thai

371 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Madame Sousou

231 Brunswick St North, Fitzroy VIC 3065

RBL Esco

386- 388 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Rice Queen

Level 2/ 231 Smith St, Fitzroy VIC 3065


347 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Pho 369

369 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

St Jude's

389- 391 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065


350 Nicholson St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Umago Cafe

171- 173 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065


326 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Cafe Nova

307 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

Red Chilli

223 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065


189 Gertrude St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

The LuWow

62-70 Johnston Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065

The LuWOW, created by Skipper Josh and Barbara Blaze (Devilles Pad, Hula Bula Bar, South London Pacific, Pervirella, The Wild Weekend, The Frat Shack, The Las Vegas Grind) is a 360-degree, 4 dimensional eye-poppin bar in Cinerama. Drawing influences from the best B-movie party scenes of the sixties and seventies, mixing it up with an Indiana Jones Jungle feel and then layering a good dose of old fashioned Tiki bar on top of that you get a real unique drinking and party space.

The Lounge bar known as "The Island Village" is a great place to meet friends for cocktails, and Tiki tapas or relax for a late night drink. An extensive cocktail menu of South Sea elixirs await; from the strong and punchy Zombie to the fruity deliciousness of our Mai Tai. A variety of large punches are available to share such as the Cannibal Canoe or Easter Island Ice Tea. The space is designed to be like a beach side fishing village in the South Pacific. Booth bookings are encouraged in The Island Village to maximize your adventure.

The LuWOW's 'Forbidden Temple Room' is a vine bedecked lost jungle temple where ornate jeweled and gold covered statues watch over the action. GoGo Goddesses cavort on Skull adorned podiums. Retro party bands play Latin, rock and roll, soul, calypso and more. It is an intimate space with fantastic sound and acoustics. Disc jockeys play vintage vinyl grooves to a hopping bopping dance floor till 2am at weekends.

Come down to The LuWOW for $10 Mai Tai's Wednesday - Saturday. You are also cordially invited to join Ye Olde Rum Club on Wednesday nights to enjoy half price rum. Thursday Nights is Tiki-ka night with cheap tequila cocktails and basics all night long.

The Wilde

153 Gertrude St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

The Wilde is a UK influenced Pub located on the corner of Gertrude and Napier St in Fitzroy, housed in a charming 1850s Victorian site that has been sensitively renovated and stripped back to reveal and retain as many original features as possible.

The Wilde offers good quality modern British fare in comfortable non stuffy environment with an unfussy and eclectic wine list (all wines available by the glass), strong cocktail list with a mix of classics and in house creations.

The Wilde hosts regular trivia/comedy/film nights in addition to regular gigs and guest dj slots. To keep up with all the latest goings on please check out The Wilde website.

First Floor

393-395 Brunswick, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Located in Fitzroy, First Floor is influenced by the nightlife of New York. Referring to itself as Melbourne's first and only late night street club, you cannot miss the grudgy exterior with the walls covered in posters and graffiti. This is a popular bar due to its extensive cocktail list and DJs mixing house music. Acclaimed local bands also perform live sets.

Builders Arms Hotel

211 Gertrude, Fitzroy VIC 3065
The red banquettes, intricate black and while wallpaper and splashes of yellow lend themselves to the subtle retro theme seen throughout the Builders Arms Hotel’s restaurant. Surprisingly stylish, this restaurant serves a delicious blend of Middle Eastern and Moroccan influenced dishes, accompanied by much choice from the fully stocked bar.

The Elk Room

150-156 Gertrude, Fitzroy VIC 3065

The Brix

412 Brunswick, Fitzroy VIC 3065

The Artery

87-89 Moor, Fitzroy VIC 3065
The Artery in Fitzroy is part of the lifeblood of this popular area. Easily combing a cafe, bar and exhibition facilities in one space, this establishment is a favourite amongst locals and visitors to the area alike for its architecturally designed interior, modern lighting and artwork by emerging artists gracing the walls. The red, black and white colour scheme is minimalist but fitting. Local and imported beers are on tap, all reasonably priced.

I Know A Place

451 Brunswick, Fitzroy VIC 3065


79 Gertrude, Fitzroy VIC 3065
The Radio is a bright and airy bar and cafe in Fitzroy. It has a homely atmosphere, with the comfortable and casual seating along with the banister leading upstairs. The main bar takes a step into the future, with the mural of Melbourne in the year 3000 taking centre stage. Serving a range of beers on tap, along with wines and even rums, this is a popular establishment where you can sit and relax.


48-50 Johnston, Fitzroy VIC 3065
With a name like The Laundry, you almost expect to hear the clank of washing machines when you step inside, but instead you will hear live music towards the end of the week. Spanning two levels, The Laundry has spaces for dancing and letting lose, along with somewhere to relax and lounge about. This bar is a popular venue for the art of free styling and DJs spinning hip hop tracks. Latin and reggae music also feature at this establishment on occasion.
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Grub Food Van

87-89 Moor, Fitzroy VIC 3065
A 1965 Airstream van sitting in front of a converted industrial building, Grub Food Van looks like an oversized grub in aluminium casing. We pay homage to the local food chain with our menu featuring grown produce from the greenhouse on our site as well as a selection of the finest local ingredients. Grub Food Van will remind you of the old days while embracing the new. You may consider us eclectic but we prefer the term, pluralist!

Labour In Vain

197a Brunswick, Fitzroy VIC 3065
The Labour in Vain hotel has been a fixture on Brunswick Street, Fitzroy since it was established in 1853. Today it's more popular than ever. --TrueLocal description-- Despite the name, having a right knees-up in this Fitzroy honkytonk isn’t much of a struggle. Easygoing but never comatose, it’s ideal for hepped-up Friday night beers or lazy Sunday hair of the dogs. The rough-hewn tables and ye olde memorabilia on the walls whisper “cosy” rather than screaming “kitsch”, while huge windows looking out on the always-outré Brunswick St offer a people-watching paradise.
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The Royal Derby Hotel

446 Brunswick, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Located in Fitzroy, The Royal Derby Hotel offers everything that a traditional pub should come equipped with including an inexpensive bistro area, live music events, televised sport and a beer garden. There are also local and imported beers on tap including Tooheys and Guinness. The Royal Derby also doubles as a backpacker hostel, with twin and dorm rooms available.

Baxter's Lot

302 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Located right in the heart of vibrant Fitzroy, Baxter's Lot offers a blend of bohemian flavors with the sophistication of an exquisite lounge bar. It encapsulates one of Melbourne leading pioneers spirit with a contemporary twist. Baxter's Lot pays homage to Baxter and the late 1800s, whilst retaining a modern edge, through stylish decor, delicious drinks and excellent service. The warm and friendly atmosphere makes it a great place to meet and converse with friends, old and new. Quality beers, ciders, wines and extensive selection of spirits and cocktails make Baxter's Lot a stand out venue. The bar can cater for a range of event styles and has a dedicated function space in its upstairs bar, 18 Steps.