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Rooftop bars & beer gardens
Melbourne has many outdoor bars with spectacular views, including rooftop bars, bars overlooking the water and pubs with lively beer gardens.
275-285 Exhibition Street, Melbourne
On the garden corner of Exhibition and Little Lonsdale Streets, Trunk Restaurant & Bar boasts the largest outdoor beer garden and dining area in the CBD.
Gate 6, Swanston Street, Building 1888, University of Melbourne
Tsubu Bar is a Japanese style beer garden and dining room, offering Japanese cuisine, accompanied by sake, beer, wine and cocktails.
Victoria's Secret Bar & Cafe
Ground 80 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne
Victoria's Secret Bar & Cafe offer cocktails, sausages and craft brews in a trendy bar with a beer garden and buzzing vibe.
22 Whitehart Lane,
(enter via Lt Bourke Street), Melbourne
Whitehart is an industrial designed container bar, hidden down a city laneway. Cosy up under cover in the courtyard, or enjoy some sun on the rooftop.
333 Lygon Street
(Jimmy Watson Lane),, Carlton
This rooftop bar and garden is tucked away on the rooftop of Jimmy Watson's. The rooftop garden provides an oasis to escape the city below, and the intimate bar is decorated with curios from Europe.
14-18 Goldie Place, Melbourne
A superb venue to celebrate any occasion in style, Word invites you to indulge in the sophisticated ambience of its unique warehouse space.
Level 1 413-417 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
Workshop is a cutting edge bar within an old mechanics workshop. A section of the roof has been removed to create a brilliantly secluded outdoor playground in the heart of the city.
Young & Jackson
Young And Jacksons Hotel, 1 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Young and Jackson is one of Melbourne’s oldest remaining pubs. Centrally located, it is a great place to meet with friends to enjoy a drink or share a meal.
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