Henry Sugar

A rustic wine bar from two experienced hospo names.

298 Rathdowne Street, Carlton North

Tallboy & Moose

An Englishman, a Canadian and plenty of fresh beer.

270 Raglan Street, Preston

Neighbourhood Wine

The friendliest wine bar and restaurant in Fitzroy North.

1 Reid Street, Fitzroy North

Murmur Piano Bar

A laneway piano bar Inspired by the sing-a-long bars of the US, featuring show tunes and chandeliers.

17 Warburton Lane, Melbourne

Boilermaker House

Celebrating the beer-and-whisky double.

209-211 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

Eau De Vie

A cocktail bar with a twist of theatre and excitement.

1 Malthouse Lane, Melbourne

Le Bon Ton

A late-night bar bringing the flavours of New Orleans and Texan barbeque to Melbourne.

51 Gipps Street, Collingwood

Northcote Social Club

An important part of Melbourne’s live music scene since 2004.

301 High Street, Northcote


A southern-Spanish neighbourhood staple with tapas, tasting plates and house-made paella-pan bread.

197 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy


Natural wine, craft beer and cocktails with an Australian focus.

216 High Street, Windsor


Spectacular city views and tapas until 1am. It’s no surprise this place is held dear by so many Melburnians.

103 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

Hotel Lincoln

Pub fare that's a cut above the usual.

91 Cardigan street, Carlton

The Royston Hotel

The Terminus Hotel’s secluded little sister.

12 River Street, Richmond

Punch Lane

A Melbourne institution, positioned at the top of Little Bourke Street for more than two decades.

43 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne

The Terminus Hotel

One of the first pubs in Melbourne to really diversify its beer selection.

492 Queens Parade, Fitzroy North

Shadowboxer Bar & Kitchen

A trio of hospitality lifers is behind this smart wine bar, which is equally good for snacking as a full, sit-down dinner.

302 Toorak Road, South Yarra

Henry Sugar

A rustic wine bar from two experienced hospo names.

298 Rathdowne Street, Carlton North


A place for serious grape lovers.

53 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy