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Whisky & Alement

Open Now: 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Great cocktails!

came here before going out for dinner. Lovely small bar downstairs, not ideal for big groups, but... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Perth, Australia
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 6 January 2019
Melbourne, Australia
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“Great cocktails!”
Jan 5, 2019
“Whiskey, water and repeat ”
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270 Russell St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 3 9654 1284
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Reviewed yesterday

came here before going out for dinner. Lovely small bar downstairs, not ideal for big groups, but 2-4 people if the space is there it’s quite cozy. They have an incredible collection/range of local and international whiskies and scotch. The wife and I ordered a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank frazer12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with friends for a nightcap and a good mate who knows his whiskey stuff. Situated up a set of stairs this niche little bar only seats about 30 but it’s what they do and they do it well. Was greeted by a friendly...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BundyRed
Reviewed 6 January 2019 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
Thank scottlopa
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
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city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
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corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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