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Temperance Hotel, Melbourne

This curiously named pub housed in the old 'Frostbites' on Chapel Street has been completely overhauled into a contemporary bar and lounge in the heart of Melbourne's busy shopping and entertainment district. While its name might suggest this as a place for teetotallers, General Manager, Peter Little, assures us that this pub is well-stocked with booze, saying : "We offer a diverse selection of fine wine and imported beers in a comfortable and contemporary environment that is made even more enjoyable by our knowledgeable and friendly staff."
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Ivy, Sydney

Take a look back at our profile of the Ivy that featured in Industry magazine in May 2008.This $150 million urban oasis is still wowing its clientele with its miraculous gardens, decadent pool bar and amazing cuisine...
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Spice Market, Melbourne

Melbourne’s new Spice Market occupies a large basement space down Beaney Lane (off Russell Street) below the newly redeveloped Grand Hyatt Melbourne and manages to completely redefine the concept of a laneway bar.
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Spice Temple

10 Bligh Street, Sydney 02 8078 1800 www.spicetemple.com Spice Temple is another dish on the menu of celebu-chef Neil Perry's dynamic culinary empire which includes Rockpool Sydney and Rockpool Bar ...
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Andaluz

21 Howard St, Perth 08 9481 0092 This small bar in Perth has been on our radar for a few months now but they've been so damn busy, it's taken a while to get them in Openings.  Quickly adopted by the s...
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Grumpy’s Green

125 Smith Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne 03 9416 1944 www.grumpysgreen.com If you fancy your drink with a clean environmental conscience, then Grumpy's Green, the first eco-friendly bar on Melbourne's ...
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Kit & Kaboodle

35 Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross, Sydney 02 9368 7333 www.kitkaboodle.com.au Photography by Shannon McGrath Kings Cross has it all - streets jammed with nightclubs, restaurants, bars, cafes,...
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The Local Taphouse – Darlinghurst

122 Flinders Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney 02 9360 0088 So if you like your beer straight from the tap, the way God had originally intended it, then this is the spot for you. This is beer nirvana. In...
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Honey

Honey 345 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne 03 9696 3311 It’s Friday night. Half your mates want to go for beers in a pub, but the others fancy cocktails in a sexy design-bar – if only you could do bo...