75 Amazing Happy Hours

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Looking for a night out filled with cheap drinks? Enjoy our handpicked list of the best happy hours in Melbourne.

Shaw Davey Slum

Carlton
An incredibly colourful bar with a magical open rooftop.
What: Selected Pots
Price: $2
When: 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Days:
M T W T F S S

Criniti's Southbank

Southbank
A modern Italian restaurant spread over two levels.
What: 2-For-1 Drinks
Price: 2-4-1
When: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Cantina St Kilda

St Kilda
An underground Mexican joint with neon lights.
What: Margaritas
Price: $10
When: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

European Bier Cafe

CBD
Lots of beer on tap plus an incredible rooftop.
What: 1/2 Price Tap Beer
Price: -50%
When: 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Days:
M T W T F S S

Pablo Honey

St Kilda
Serving delicious tapas & cocktails.
What: 2-For-1 Cocktails
Price: 2-4-1
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

True South

Black Rock
A beach side venue serving its signature craft beer.
What: True South Craft Beer Pints
Price: $6
When: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Highlander Bar

CBD
A hidden Scottish tavern down a cobblestone laneway.
What: Beer Of The Week
Price: $5
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

The Collection Bar

Richmond
An intimate cocktail bar serving burgers & wings.
What: Schooners
Price: $6
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

St Kilda Branch

St Kilda
An art deco styled bar with kerbside benches.
What: Beer Jugs
Price: $12
When: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Smithward

Collingwood
A pocket sized wine bar serving bubbling raclette.
What: Prosecco
Price: $10
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Abstract 157

Prahran
Possibly the most welcoming bar in Melbourne.
What: Selected Cocktails
Price: $10
When: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Wings of Glory

South Melbourne
Wings, wings, wings (and beer.)
What: Tap Beer Pints
Price: $5
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Carlton Club

CBD
A multi-level bar with a tropical themed rooftop.
What: Frozen Margaritas
Price: $12
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Lazerpig Pizza Parlour

Collingwood
A neon lit, backstreet pizza parlour.
What: Coopers Pints
Price: $7.50
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Lounge Bar & Kitchen

CBD
A laidback lounge overlooking Swanston Street.
What: Boags Jugs
Price: $12
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Campari House

CBD
A rooftop bar down one of the city's best laneways.
What: Ever Changing Happy Hour
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Fox Hotel

Collingwood
A local pub with a killer rooftop beer garden.
What: Beer & Cider Pints
Price: $6
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Ferdydurke

CBD
A unassuming hidden bar overlooking Tattersall's lane.
What: Royal Jamaican Ginger Beer
Price: $8
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Tom Phat

Brunswick
A cosy Thai joint with unique signature cocktails.
What: House Cocktails
Price: $10
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Honey Bar

South Melbourne
A modern corner bar & restaurant.
What: Corona
Price: $5
When: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Father's Office

CBD
A 1920's speakeasy with a view of The State Library.
What: House Wine
Price: $5
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Forester's Hall

Collingwood
A beautiful speakeasy straight from the 1920's.
What: Moon Dog Lager Schooners
Price: $5
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Holliava

Richmond
A two-level bar with a sun soaked beer garden.
What: Pints
Price: $6
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Somewhere Bar

Prahran
A dive bar with comfy couches.
What: 2-For-1 Cocktails
Price: $17
When: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

The Alehouse Project

Brunswick East
Craft beer specialists with a rotating kitchen.
What: Jugs of the Bartender's Choice
Price: $15
When: 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Fiftyfive

CBD
An underground bar with comfy couches.
What: Selected Craft Beer Pots (Until Sold Out)
Price: $3
When: 6:00 pm - 1:30 am
Days:
M T W T F S S

Compass Pizza

Brunswick East
A pizza bar with a beautiful mid-century interior.
What: Mimosas
Price: $6
When: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Fifth Province

St Kilda
A traditional Irish pub with hearty grub.
What: Magners Cider Pints
Price: $8
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Metropol

St Kilda
A vine covered bar with a grass covered balcony.
What: Espresso Martinis
Price: $12
When: 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Shimbu

Brunswick East
A family run modern Tibetan restaurant.
What: 50% Off Drinks
Price: -50%
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Girl Next Door

St Kilda
A bar inspired by Southern California.
What: Basic Spirits
Price: $5
When: 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

El Coco

CBD
A Cuban hideaway featuring palm trees and videogames.
What: Tap Beer Schooners
Price: $5
When: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Island Somewhere

CBD
A tropical cocktail bar with retro pinball machines.
What: Cocktail Special
Price: $15
When: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Pretty Mama

CBD
An island getaway on the city fringe.
What: Hurricane Cocktails / Daiquiris / Daily Rum Punch
Price: $12
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Rochester Hotel

Fitzroy
A casual hotel with live music and cosy beer garden.
What: Moon Dog Pint
Price: $7
When: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Stone Hotel

Fitzroy
A modern corner pub in the middle of Fitzroy.
What: Basic Spirits
Price: $6
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Terminus Hotel

Abbotsford
An art deco styled pub with a beer garden.
What: House Wine
Price: $5
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Spread Eagle Hotel

Richmond
A 127 yo corner pub with the locals in mind.
What: Cider Pots
Price: $4
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Fitzroy Social

Fitzroy
A massive dining hall with hanging plants.
What: Selected Tap Beer Schooners
Price: $5
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Freddie Wimpoles

St Kilda
American deli-style grub served in a smooth saloon.
What: Coopers Pale Ale Pint
Price: $7
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Bobbie Peels

North Melbourne
A corner pub with a cosy beer garden.
What: Pints
Price: $8
When: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Asian Beer Cafe

CBD
Cheap beer and cocktails made especially for students.
What: Cocktails
Price: $7
When: 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Mr Scruff's

Collingwood
Serving dude-food and cocktails.
What: House Wine
Price: $5
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Abacus

South Yarra
A casual cafe close to the Prahran markets.
What: Craft Beer Schooners
Price: $6
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Shifty Chèvre

Fitzroy
A cheese & wine bar without the 'fancy.'
What: House Wine
Price: $5
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Metropolitan Hotel

CBD
A longstanding hotel offering classic pub food.
What: Craft Beer Pints
Price: $8
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Gem Bar

Collingwood
An American BBQ joint with live music.
What: Frozen Margaritas
Price: $10
When: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Melbourne Public

South Wharf
A bar and dining room on the bank of The Yarra.
What: Espresso Martinis
Price: $10
When: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Woodlands Hotel

Brunswick
A whimsical pub with a leafy beer garden.
What: 25% Off Tap Beer & Wine
Price: -25%
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Glamorama

Fitzroy
A glam bar serving fancy cocktails.
What: 2x Espresso Martinis
Price: $20
When: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Caffe La Via

Malvern
A modern cafe with an arty courtyard.
What: Craft Beer Schooners
Price: $4
When: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

The Mill House

CBD
A smooth underground bar with regular DJs.
What: House Wine
Price: $5.50
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Munich Brauhaus

South Wharf
A traditional Bavarian bierhaus with some big eats.
What: 500ml Craft Beer
Price: $5
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

The Bridge Hotel

Richmond
A corner pub split in two with a cobblestone laneway.
What: Pints
Price: $7
When: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Polly

Fitzroy
A glam cocktail bar with plush couches.
What: Featured Cocktails
Price: $12
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

The Wolf & I

Windsor
A corner pub with kerbside benches.
What: Pints
Price: $7.50
When: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Maeve Fox

Richmond
A slick bar with a fireplace and booth seating.
What: House Wine
Price: $4
When: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

The Posty

Richmond
A refurbished post office with a beer garden.
What: Prosecco
Price: $5
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Bar 9T4

Richmond
A dive bar with regular weekend DJs.
What: Mercury Cider
Price: $6
When: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Romulus & Remus

Richmond
Modern Italian eats with some comfy booths.
What: Peroni
Price: $5
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Northcote Social Club

Northcote
An iconic music venue with a laidback balcony.
What: Sangria Jugs
Price: $20
When: 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Richmond Club Hotel

Richmond
A massive pub with an incredible rooftop bar.
What: Pints
Price: $7
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Tazio

CBD
An intimate Italian restaurant and bar.
What: Rotating 'Drink of the Moment'
Price: $5
When: 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Provincial Hotel

Fitzroy
A laid-back pub with couches and a beer garden.
What: Espresso Martinis
Price: $10
When: 7:00 pm - Midnight
Days:
M T W T F S S

Criniti's Carlton

Carlton
A modern Italian restaurant just off Lygon St.
What: 2-For-1 Drinks
Price: 2-4-1
When: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Bohemian Bar

South Wharf
Spanish tapas in a colourful bar near The Yarra.
What: Beaumont Wines
Price: $6
When: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Bangpop

South Wharf
Thai hawker served inside a warehouse styled space.
What: Schooners
Price: $6
When: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Wharf Hotel

CBD
A riverside pub with 10 TVs dedicated to sport.
What: Schooners
Price: $7
When: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Swan Hotel

Richmond
A classic pub with a large beer garden.
What: Pints
Price: $6
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Prahran Hotel

Prahran
A modern pub with beautiful cylindrical booths.
What: House Wine
Price: $5
When: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Jane Doe Bar

Prahran
There's nothing but couches in this intimate bar.
What: Selected Cocktails
Price: $10
When: 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Days:
M T W T F S S

Zhou Zhou

South Yarra
A late night lounge hidden above an oriental tea house.
What: Beer Jugs
Price: $15
When: 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Days:
M T W T F S S

Katuk

South Yarra
An upstairs drinking den with a Nintendo 64.
What: Classic Cocktails
Price: $10
When: 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Days:
M T W T F S S

The B.East

Brunswick East
Burgers, vegan specials & rock 'n' roll.
What: Pints
Price: $10
When: 5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Days:
M T W T F S S

29th Apartment

St Kilda
New York inspired decor with giant Jenga.
What: House Wine
Price: $5
When: 8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Days:
M T W T F S S

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