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Small Bar having a Go

We were walking past and heard a hipster bluegrass band playing. Sounded great so we went in. The... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
izitulez
Rude

Rude!!!!! Just an absolutely rude female manager. If you want to have fun - it’s not encouraged... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
georginaminterani
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Melbourne, Australia
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29 May 2018
“Small Bar having a Go”
25 Mar 2018
“Rude”
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201 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

We were walking past and heard a hipster bluegrass band playing. Sounded great so we went in. The room was small and packed with only about 30 people inside. Lots of atmosphere. Drinks weren't cheap but I guess you need to pay the band something...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Rude!!!!! Just an absolutely rude female manager. If you want to have fun - it’s not encouraged here. If you want to be sad and lack life then it will be perfect for you

1  Thank georginaminterani
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I stumbled upon this quaint little bar solo whilst on a wander around one of the better inner suburbs of Melbourne: Fitzroy. It was a lazy afternoon, it was a curious move and I was pleasantly surprised. I was met by a polite gentleman who...More

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Fitzroy
Fitzroy is an unusual blend of working class roots,
hip gentrification, and a robust bohemian work ethic.
Along Brunswick Street and its side streets, you'll
find little independent shops where local clothes and
furniture designers display their wares. There are
specialist bookshops, funky record bars, and quality
vintage clothing shops where browsing is the next best
thing to buying. Gertrude Street is famous for its
...More
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