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Whisky & Alement

270 Russell St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9654 1284
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An afternoon tipple.

Searched for and found this fabulous whiskey and beer bar. Amazing range of whiskeys and skilled... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Neil C
via mobile
Best whiskey bar I've ever been too.

Love this place. Great selection (more American whiskey would be good, but that's a minor note... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
vacuity86
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270 Russell St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Searched for and found this fabulous whiskey and beer bar. Amazing range of whiskeys and skilled barmen to enhance them if you desired. Straight whiskey for two of us with a beer chaser, (boilermaker) My wife had two whiskey sours. We are not avid fans...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Great selection (more American whiskey would be good, but that's a minor note), friendly staff and a relaxed vibe. Plus the prices are superb. Awesome.

Thank vacuity86
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for a shot or two after dinner. We kinda loved the ambiance of the place. It offered a long list of whiskey for you to choose from. If you were a whiskey lover, you would have a good time here.

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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place for Whisky lovers and those want to become one. More than 1100 Whiskies from around the globe. From Standards to single cask Independent bottlers you'll find them all! Knowledgeable staff helps you navigating thru the endless list to find the right liquid. Absolutely...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Being from Scotland, Whisky & Alement was always on my list of places to go whilst in Melbourne. I was not disappointed. Great bar, reasonable prices (and much better value than other whisky bars I have visited in Australia). As per previous reviews - great...More

Thank ScotchAndy101
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BrookeHayman22, Owner at Whisky & Alement, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Great to hear you had a great time ScotchAndy! We're heading to Scotland next week and would love to hear any recommendations you have for bars too! (info@whiskyandale.com.au) Thanks again Andy! Cheers, Brooke

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is an extremely quaint dark bar with hundreds of bottles s of whisky to try. great menu to work through but it could take me years👍we will go back many times, great to learn about the different regions of whisky.

Thank Paul M
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BrookeHayman22, Owner at Whisky & Alement, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Hi Paul, Great to hear you loved the bar! Thanks for your feedback! Hope to see you again very soon! Slainte Mhah! Brooke Hayman

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times on various whiskey tasting courses and haven’t been disappointed,The staffs knowledge on Whiskey is second to none and now with the tasting room upstairs make the venue even better,their stock of whiskey has to be seen to be believed. Just...More

Thank Maurice W
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Your presenter - 5/5 Whisky on tasting - 5/5 Value for money – Great as it was a gift 10/5 Any negatives? -Yes I sat in the wrong spot Rooky error never have your back to the presenter Interested in going again– Yes it was...More

Thank martin N
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We fell in love with this little gem, the staff are extremely knowledgeable and so happy to assist us with making the best choices. The atmosphere in there is incredible so chilled and a great vibe

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BrookeHayman22, Owner at Whisky & Alement, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Great to hear you loved our little bar! Thanks for taking the time out to write a review Crantok, much appreciated!

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

If you like Whisky you need to visit, if you don't like Whisky you will after you visit. One of the most stylish and awesome whisky bars I have walked into. The staff are very knowledgeable and clearly well trained.

Thank Mick R
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