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The Last Jar

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
616 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9348 2957
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“bread” (12 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
616 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Headed here for the Steak night, very quiet on arrival but nice friendly greeting from the staff. Had a attractive steak and beer deal for $20 so went for that! Good range of beers available both local and imported. Meal arrived and looked good, though...More

Thank scotauz2
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Just left this cool pub, interesting people, musicians, great craft beer, awesome company. What more can you ask for. Maybe my wife letting me stay longer. If I am back in Melbourne I will try to catch one of the music sessions.

Thank jimlynette2017
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Had read the reviews which were mostly good. 6 of us went there on a Saturday night. We were the only people eating in the restaurant room. Decor was very bland but had a bit of character with pictures of the old country. Was surprised...More

Thank Antipodes4
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

As its name suggests, this Irish bar allows for a nitecap of a Guinness or a beer or something else. When I visited on a Wednesday evening, I was delighted to find a bunch of musicians playing Irish melodies. And doing so very well in...More

2  Thank kissane
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went on a Tuesday night for a meal and a beer. service was ok, food was pretty plain and servings of the Irish Stew were small. The other meals lacked any pizazz. Needs more attention to details.

1  Thank Barry M
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Went to this place with group of colleagues. The food were served quickly and i live the tranquillity of the place. Its a good place for group catch ups. I ordered the fish and chips.

Thank wadner1
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Decided against my better judgement to go to the city and have a Guinness in a traditional atmosphere. Walked in the door to some horrific performance of an Irish song sung by a person playing the bodhran. Surrounded by the usual troop of drunken paddies,...More

2  Thank Paul0411
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The inside is kind of old and nothing particularly special. We were here for St Patty's Day so it was pretty busy, and there was a line outside despite it not being super busy when finally getting in. The Irish fries were nice though, and...More

Thank dulicieux
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This place has a nice atmosphere and a little beer garden upstairs. When we showed up there was a social group of Irish musicians playing which added to the atmosphere. Unfortunately the food was a big let down. Steak was tough and overlooked, salad drowning...More

Thank YC B
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Enjoyed a really nice lunch on the rooftop with friends. There were no other patrons on the roof and very few in the pub itself but food was good and the waitress was lovely. Entrees of stuffed mushrooms and fish croquettes were great and the...More

1  Thank Julie C
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Response from charmaine v | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure when I went it was winter break & I didn't see any seatings then. But they are lovely people working there I'm sure they'll be happy to help you with this.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Irish, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9348 2957
  • E-mail
An Irish Pub that feels like your nan's lounge room. The food is wholesome and prepared from scratch on-site from Irish breads and butter, to the black and white pudding. Push your culinary limits or just settle for a great steak. Smoothly poured Guinness and craft beers, weekly live music sessions and friendly staff.
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