Melbourne has plenty of places to drink, but many of these feel plastic and charmless; however there are a few nice pubs including the Elephant and Wheelbarrow on Bourke Street in the city centre, which is a favourite with many backpackers.
- 94–96 Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
- Tram 85, 95, 96 (stop: Russell Street/Bourke Street)
- Telephone (03) 9639 8444
- Website bourkest.elephantandwheelbarrow.com.au
- Open Mon–Wed 11am–1am, Thu 11am–2am, Fri–Sat 11am–3am, Sun 11am–1am