Prahran has no shortage of places for an evening tipple, be it a casual beer with friends, or a spesh cocktail date with the girls. There are sultry bars and lively enclaves to enjoy early afternoon drinks, bites or even nightcaps.
If you’re absolutely dying for a drink, or at the very least a bit parched, you’ll have no problem finding an amazing place to settle in for a short while.
Swish, suave and may we say a little naughty? Tokosan is Greville’s call to Japan. This Prahran gem is sophisticated & the bar has been meticulously designed – the cocktails are absolute perfection too. On a warm night, enjoy your drink otherwise stay cosy inside until it’s time to move on.
Sometimes all you need is a little southern hospitality. In this case, it’s from the southern inspired bar & dining hotspot White Oaks Saloon. Craft beers, wines, spirits shipped in from the states give you something more than what you’re used to. Paired with Southern style bites & you have yourself a drink, cheeky snack & a good time.
Go from the South of the USA to Paris is a few short steps. Chez Olivier boasts to be the most authentic French Bistro in Melbourne. French wine and cocktails? – Oh mon Dieu! While they can’t give you the dazzling lights of the Eiffel Tower, the soft lighting of Greville Street at night is equally magical.
Pizza, wine, beer & a roaring fire. Sound like the perfect winter drinking spot? It’s exactly what you’ll get from Ladro Tap. Stop by with a big group, or a cute date, either way you’re sure to have a great time before you head off for your evening adventures!
Rufus is a London styled cocktail parlour fit for Winston Churchill himself. You’ll find champagne, martinis, whisky & butlers as well as the glimmering of chandeliers overhead. Quite possibly one of the best bars in Melbourne, Rufus makes an exceptional special occasion destination, or simply a beautiful setting to savour a mid-week drink.
Go from London glamour, to New York grit at the Cullen’s Gramercy Social. A lively, or as the kids would call ‘bangin’ bar at the corner of Grattan Street & Commercial Road. The cocktail menu includes all of your favourites and the happy hour (between 4-7pm daily) is exceptional value. The Gramercy Social is a perfect place to start off the night, and even catch a bite to eat if you’re famished!
Best saved for your nightcap location! Pawn & Co have just moved into Greville Street, but are not newcomers to the Chapel Street Precinct. This nightlife magnet has a reputation for hosting some of the biggest parties & a Sunday Day Spa that would shock your mother. Drop in for a drink, buy or sell a few items & leave with a few stories to tell.
Did someone say FREE BEER?! Set in Windsor’s hidden oasis (AKA Sample Bar’s beer garden), you’re invited to an afternoon of simple pleasures with Hawkers Beer.
Boy George Australian DJ Tour at Chasers Nightclub. Culture Club frontman & POP icon Boy George is one of the most recognised and in demand House Music DJ’s of all time.
Ahh Valentine’s Day, a stupid cliche, a money making con or an opportunity to show your numero uno how much you really appreciate them. There’s so much to do on Chapel Street this day of love, even the hard-hearted will soften.