Best Nightclubs in Melbourne

Locals’ favourite places

1. The Raccoon Club
145 Plenty Rd
24local recommendations
Mauro says “Great atmospheric bar serving craft beer. You can also duck into next door (Chew Burgers) and order ...” ·
2. The Emerson Rooftop Bar and Club
141-145 Commercial Rd
23local recommendations
Antoinette says “Premium Melbourne Club, Cocktail Bar & Lounge and Rooftop, spanning 3 levels” ·
3. The Carlton Club
193 Bourke St
19local recommendations
Donna says “High Victoriana meets modern day Melbourne. Some say Melbourne is made of gold and the money (and go...” ·
4. Alumbra
161 Harbour Esplanade
19local recommendations
Ryan says “Alumbra In a heritage-listed shed at the end of Central Pier is the penthouse styled Alumbra, surrou...” ·
5. Workshop
413 Elizabeth St
15local recommendations
T & J
T & J says “Cool open-air cafe and bar in a warehouse with the roof cut open. Great for coffee, lunch, a drink, ...” ·
6. The Comic's Lounge
26 Errol St
14local recommendations
Dianne says “Laughter is the best medicine - walk to Errol street and take in a comedy show at 'The Comic's Loung...” ·
7. Sooki Lounge
1648 Burwood Hwy
13local recommendations
Angel says “This is the mountain's trendy hang out, for socialising and enjoying live entertainment” ·
8. Pause Bar
268 Carlisle St
10local recommendations
Chantal says “Moroccan style bar, great wine selection, occasional live music, very friendly and chilled vibe.” ·
9. Laundry Bar
50 Johnston St
8local recommendations
Jay says “A Fitzroy icon, all local kids grew up dancing and drinking here. Check their website to know what's...” ·
10. Bird's Basement
11 Singers Ln
5local recommendations
Diana And Vlad
Diana And Vlad says “World Class Jazz venue....opened in March 2016! Daily shows!” ·
11. Level 3 Nightclubs at Crown
4local recommendations
UrbanMinder says “Great DJ stage and dance floor. Frequently features celebrity local and international mega DJs. Smok...” ·
12. Dizzy's
368 Bridge Rd
4local recommendations
Michael says “Informal range of Jazz, swing, melodious, singers. Meals available, rarely crowded, walking distan...”
13. LUX Melbourne
373 Chapel St
2local recommendations
Cj says “Cavernous, lavish club with chandeliers, plus burlesque circus acts, dancers, and DJs spinning R&B.”
14. Brown Alley Nightclub
585 Lonsdale St
3local recommendations
Sleepybear says “Hip 24-hour nightspot with eclectic live dance acts in 4 stylish rooms, plus an open rooftop bar.”
15. RedLove
401 Swanston St
3local recommendations
John & Jeane
John & Jeane says “John worked here for a brief time in 2012 as a bar tender. Some great tunes and Friday is retro nigh...” ·
16. Barzar Lounge Saint Kilda
19A Carlisle St
2local recommendations
17. Fusion
8 Whiteman St
2local recommendations
Vin says “One of the well know nightclubs for their RnB, old school Hip Hop and House music. Also well located...”
18. The Purple Emerald Lounge Bar
349 High St
2local recommendations
Adam says “Cool laid back retro bar with good funk Dj's on a Friday night”
19. Circus Bar
199 Commercial Rd
2local recommendations
20. Chasers Venue
386 Chapel St
2local recommendations
Steven says “Gay night club always pumping on a saturday night” ·