Cheers to Savings: Melbourne’s Top Happy Hour Destinations to Bookmark

best happy hours melbourne

Among the many delights Melbourne’s metropolis has to offer, happy hours stand out as a cherished tradition. Whether you’re a local seeking a post-work pick-me-up or a visitor eager to explore the city’s vibrant nightlife, Melbourne’s happy hour scene has something for everyone.

From rooftop bars with panoramic views to grungy dive bars with rock ‘n’ roll vibes, you’ll find just about every type of venue offering discounted drinks and snacks.

The next time you’re itching for a beer, cocktail or wine, save these happy hours.


When: 5-7pm every weekday.
What: Get premium wine by the glass for $10.


When: 5-7pm Wednesday to Sunday.
What: Get $6 schooners and $5 pizzas.

The Moat

When: 4-6 pm, Tuesday to Saturday.
What: Get $12 cocktails, wine for $8 and beer for $7.


When: 4-6 pm, Monday to Friday.
What: Get $4 pots, $8 pints, $7 house wine and sparkling, and $12 espresso martinis.

Hemingway’s Wine Room

When: Every Thursday
What: Get half-price bottles served with all meals.

Ascot Vale Hotel

When: 4-6 pm, weekdays
What: Get $4.50 pots, $7 house wines, $10 Aperol Spritzes and $12 espresso martini.

Riverland Bar

When: 4-7 pm, Monday to Friday.
What: Get $9 selected pints, wines, spirits and spritzes.

Burger Project

When: 3-6 pm, Monday to Friday.
What: Get $5 beer, wine and cider.

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