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Whisky & Alement

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Whiskey, water and repeat

Whiskey bars are the new wine bar. There’s a few places in Melbourne that claim to specialise in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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A Great Whisky Adventure

Great venue to relax and enjoy some exquisite whiskies. Very knowledgeable staff, very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Milo J
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270 Russell St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 3 9654 1284
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whiskey bars are the new wine bar. There’s a few places in Melbourne that claim to specialise in the product but hands down this is #1 in the city. A group of 5 men looking for a quick nightcap after a good meal walked in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

If you've never been to a Whiskey bar and imagined what one would be like with the dim lighting, funky music, comfy chairs etc you'd be bang on with this place. Best part is, it's right near China Town and the Train Station so perfection...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DamianW702
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Huge selection of whisky, if you like whisky. Not a bad atmosphere either, and they also offer some beers, and nice ones too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This bar has a very large selection of whiskeys and (I think) beers. We went there for an after-dinner drink and looked only to the whiskey. The staff were very helpful and, after asking about one's preferences offered a number to choose from - this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great venue to relax and enjoy some exquisite whiskies. Very knowledgeable staff, very friendly and welcoming. Highly recommend for a great whisky adventure

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Milo J
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

My favourite bar to meet with friends. Excellent range of whiskies. The atmosphere is great from the music to the lighting

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank k00rie
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

What a gem this place is! Such an incredible range of fantastic whiskeys! The atmosphere on a Friday night is perfect, soft music (Rolling Stones when we were there), ambient lighting and spacious seating areas made sure you got comfortable and more than enjoy your...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ra88iT
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

And not only a huge selection from all around the world, but an incredibly knowledgeable staff that was fantastic at picking the right whisky round after round. Great atmosphere and overall experience. (Check out the picture for a really good Aussie whisky!)

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank danieltcohen
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Best range of whiskies found including a interesting cask that they top up with Islay style whiskies frim time to time. Bartender was very knowledgeable and with the upstairs bar as well have in excess of ? 1000 different bottles. Moderate prices. Would return

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Searched for and found this fabulous whiskey and beer bar. Amazing range of whiskeys and skilled barmen to enhance them if you desired. Straight whiskey for two of us with a beer chaser, (boilermaker) My wife had two whiskey sours. We are not avid fans...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank neilcS1420VQ
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Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
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throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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