Gather your friends, work mates, or loved ones to visit these spectrum of venues that are an essential stop-in during your next Melbourne pub crawl. Not only will you be salivating at their drink selection, but they are atmospheric, lively and social. After hearing about these incredible venues, you’ll want to secure your next pub crawl date.

1. Garden Decks, The Wharf Hotel

Perched on the banks of the Yarra River, this venue enjoys the combination of friendly local club mixed with classy waterfront ambience. With both indoor and outdoor seating, this is the perfect pub to enjoy a laugh and beer with friends.

  • Venue: The Wharf Hotel
  • Address: 8/38 Siddeley St, Docklands VIC 3005
  • Capacity: 100
  • Event Type: Parties, Team Activity

2. Rooftop Bar, Campari House

Situated in the heart of bustling Melbourne, this all-weather rooftop bar is the perfect retreat up amongst the skyline. With artificial grass and sparkly lighting, Campari House oozes a cool and chilled vibe. While on your pub crawl you can enjoy the warmth and magic of this space whilst smelling the delicious aromas from the kitchen.

  • Venue: Campari House
  • Address: 23-25 Hardware Ln, Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Capacity: 110
  • Event Type: Parties, Networking

3. The Rooftop, The Emerald Peacock

This is another great stop for a pub crawl! The Emerald Peacock is tucked away from public view, but reaching to the skies with a vibrant rooftop. This venue offers a dynamic space where guests can enjoy sitting outside in the warmer months, or nestled inside by the bar to keep cozy during winter.

  • Venue: The Emerald Peacock
  • Address: 233 Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Capacity: 250
  • Event Type: Parties, Networking, Private Dining, Wedding

4. Exclusive Hire, Hophaus

Hophaus Euro Bar is a classy take on European Bier halls. Patrons can enjoy a vast selection of local and international draught beers which is sure to please all beer-lovers. The venue benefits from stunning views of the Yarra river which allows for gorgeous natural light and a joyful vibe.

  • Venue: Hophaus
  • Address: MR5/3 Southgate Ave, Southbank VIC 3006
  • Capacity: 350
  • Event Type: Parties, Presentation, Networking, Private Dining, Wedding

5. Munich BrauHAÜS South Wharf

A venue renowned for hosting Oktoberfest events, this decked out german-inspired hall will transport you straight to the beer loving country. With long tables, Oktoberfest decor, and decorative lighting, Munich BrauHAUS will provide an incredible beer drinking experience for your pub crawl.

  • Venue:  Munich BrauHAÜS South Wharf
  • Address: 45 S Wharf Promenade, South Wharf VIC 3006
  • Capacity: 60
  • Event Type: Parties, Networking, Team Activity

6. The Deck, Beer DeLuxe Fed Square

If there is one place you can count on to provide a vibrant and lively atmosphere, it’s Beer DeLuxe in Melbourne’s CBD. With a diverse range of food and drinks and plenty of outdoor deck seating, this is a fantastic stop to enjoy a cold one surrounded amongst the hustle of the city.

  • Venue: Beer DeLuxe Fed Square
  • Address: Federation Square, Flinders St, Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Capacity: 150
  • Event Type: Parties, Networking, Team Activity

7. Rooftop, European Bier Cafe & Aer Rooftop

Soaring high in the sky, this venue is home to more than 40 international beers! Truly a beer-lovers paradise! Simply take a seat at the Aer Rooftop and make your way through the range of delicious beers. Rain, hail, or shine this rooftop is ready for any weather Melbourne throws.

  • Venue: European Bier Cafe & Aer Rooftop
  • Address: 120 Exhibition St, Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Capacity: 180
  • Event Type: Parties, Networking, Team Activity, Wedding 

8. Entire Venue, Two Hands Rooftop Bar

This is a charming public bar you can enjoy a beer and round of pool with mates. Two Hands Rooftop Bar is based in Abbotsford and is a delightful cozy joint with a great feel. With both indoor and outdoor seating, this venue will ensure you feel chilled and relaxed.

  • Venue: Two Hands Rooftop Bar
  • Address: 311A Victoria St, Abbotsford VIC 3067
  • Capacity: 150
  • Event Type:  Parties, Conference, Wedding, Networking, Team Activity, Private Dining, Meetings & Workshops, Presentation 

9. The Squires Room, The Crafty Squire

If you’re looking for a classic pub to stop into on your pub crawl journey, you can’t go past the Craft Squire. Located in the Melbourne CBD, this venue is guaranteed to be a good time with an array of craft beers on tap and pool tables.

Venue: The Crafty Squire
Address: 127 Russell St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Capacity: 70
Event Type: Parties, Networking, Presentation

10. Karaoke & Rooftop Bar, Heroes Bar

Heroes is a quirky multilevel venue with private karaoke rooms. With groovy mood lighting and plenty of area to sit or stand, this venue provides a lively atmosphere to dance, drink, and sing with friends. Definitely the perfect final stop on your pub crawl.

Venue: Heroes Karaoke & Rooftop Bar
Address:  188 Bourke St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Capacity: 202
Event Type: Parties, Team Activity, Networking

When it comes to party venues, Melbourne can trust the HeadBox team to find the perfect locations for a rowdy pub crawl. Contact us today to get started or to learn more.


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