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Bar Americano

20 Presgrave Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“hidden bar” (2 reviews)
“cocktail menu” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
20 Presgrave Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Can be a hard to find little place but that's the beauty of a speak-easy. Alledgedly the smallest bar in Melbourne which is most likely true fits a small batch of patrons in. Was sad not to have a chat with Lianna the cock tail...More

Thank Tyler T
Reviewed 24 January 2018

From the moment you step in your in a different time and place and its so tiny it makes it even better. Chill out as The barman masterfully makes your cocktail . Well worth a visit.

Thank sam m
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Dare I give away this gorgeous little Italian-style bar in a hard-to-find laneway of Melbourne. It only holds 10 or so at a time, standing room only with no seating. But those lucky enough to find it will have a treat in a unique little...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

This bar is tucked away in a side line. Capacity of 10. Great service from professional bartenders. A great stop if you are bar hopping or a quick drink after work

Thank Damian M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Cocktail bar with room for a small gathering Knowledgeable bar tender, tasty drinks Lovely ambience, take that someone special, will not disappoint

Thank NewlandsArmIknow
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Always great to pop in. 'Aviation' is a must try. Also 'americano'. Oh and you can take a cocktail home in a bottle 🥃 - how awesome?! Have been coming here for 2 years - one of my favourite places in melbourne

Thank Marina G
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Hard to find place but I was taken there by my new friends. It's at the end of small alley and it doesn't have name outside. Very small place with interesting cocktails Don't be surprised if you have to wait outside to get in.

1  Thank ZAXTA
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Artistic cocktails, made with love and skill. Tiny bar (and I mean tiny), standing room only. Not that easy to find, but that's half the fun. Great to have two cocktails, and then move on to your next adventure.

2  Thank alidarae
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Go there and ask those crazy scientists to make you a cocktail.... result is incredibly fab. Don't touch your T.V. ......It's really B&W like good old days

2  Thank Farhad F
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We visited Bar Americano on our previous visit to the city and it was a must for our return. Still as difficult to find but as good as ever, the drinks are top notch and the guys producing the drinks are great. We were made...More

3  Thank TravelmadEdinburgh
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
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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  • Address: 20 Presgrave Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
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