Prahran doesn’t just have a lot of bars – it has lots of different kinds of bars. From swish upscale cocktail dens to small and unpretentious neighbourhood boozers, there’s guaranteed to be a bar in the area with the right vibe for you. Here’s where to find what you’re looking for.

St Edmonds


This converted garage has been a reliable stop for coffee and food since 2011 and currently counts Au79, Liar Liar and Sir Charles as siblings.

Rear 154 Greville Street, Prahran

The Smith


A lively restaurant and bar in Prahran.

213 High St, Prahran

White Oaks Saloon Bar & Dining


A touch of the Deep South on Greville Street.

115/117 Greville Street, Prahran

Mount Erica Hotel


Schnitzels and pints alongside loftier bistro fare.

420 High Street, Prahran



A Winston Churchill–inspired bar by the owner of Milk the Cow.

1 143 Greville Street, Prahran

The Alps


A wine bar where honestly expressed terroir is more important than anything else.

64 Commercial Road, Prahran

Silverlake Social


An American-themed bar serving craft beer, ribs, hot dogs and cocktails.

198 Chapel Street, Prahran

Pawn & Co.


At this steampunk bar there’s a “buy, sell, loan, dance” vibe.

177 Greville Street , Prahran

Casa Nom


This South American bar and diner will have you drinking mezcal and pisco; and eating Argentinian chorizo sandwiches, vegan empanadas and taco fries.

110 Greville Street, Prahran

Promise Bar


A tiny cocktail hideout where there's no menu - just a card to specify your preferences; the bartenders do the rest.

173 High Street, Prahran