With mid-winter just around the corner, here’s a round-up of some popular Melbourne pubs with open fireplaces.
407 Coventry Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205
South Melbourne’s O’Connell’s is the perfect laid-back pub with an elegant fit-out. The dining room offers a fireplace, along with some hearty pub classics. On Sundays, guests can indulge in the famous Sunday roast with all the trimmings.
Middle Park Hotel
102 Canterbury Road, Middle Park VIC 3206
The ultimate gastropub, Middle Park Hotel features an exquisite dining room with a large open fireplace. With a menu championing the best of Victorian produce, it’s the perfect place for a warming meal throughout the week. Plus, there’s the Sunday roast and even a kiddies’ roast too.
The Exchange Hotel
39 Bay Street, Port Melbourne VIC 3207
Port Melbourne’s award-winning pub The Exchange Hotel offers a relaxed and friendly environment that’s perfect for winter! The lounge offers a large open fire and delicious pub bites using local produce. There’s also the Sunday roast on weekly rotation.
619 Church Street, Richmond VIC 3121
Positioned on Richmond’s lively Church St, Prince Alfred is renowned for a good time. A favourite in winter for its open fireplace to gather with friends and family. Plus, there’s half-price pizza on Mondays.
87 Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000
Oozing sophisticated charm with vintage furnishing when guests first walk in and best known for its hidden basement den, Trinket is the place to be on a grim wintery night. Boasting the cutest open fireplace in the main bar, it’s a hard one to pass up. There’s an extensive cocktail list and a delicious range of pizzas and share plates!
85 Auburn Road, Hawthorn East VIC 3123
The dining room at the Auburn Hotel is a cosy pub experience where friends and family can mingle by the fireplace. And there’s the hearty Sunday roast – the ultimate winter warmer.