Come for a beer, stay for the music

Established in 1869 and celebrating 150 years, this hidden beauty stands tall and proud as one of Melbourne’s oldest and friendliest pubs. Located in the back streets of Fitzroy about 50 metres from the thriving hub that is Brunswick Street you’ll find a warm welcome at this local institution. Come on in to sample our fine selection of beers (we’ve over 100 different brews), try the wonderful cooking, enjoy the fantastic live bands we have playing, or just bring a bunch of mates for a beer and a game of pool in our spacious beer garden.

New on tap
Crafty Pint and the Rainbow Hotel have teamed up together for the 8th consecutive year to give you Pint of Origin #PoO,- Sydney. Between May the 11th & 19th we'll turn over all our taps to craft brewers from Sydney. Our line up will change daily and include brews from Akasha, Australian Brewery, Batch, Fixation, Frenchies, Grifter, LAB Little Alchemist Brewing Co, Lord Nelson, Modus Operandi, Nine Fingers, Philter, Pixel, Sauce, Stone & Wood, Wayward, Wildflower, Young Henry's, Yulli's Brews & 4 Pines
Bonza burger night $14 from 4:30pm-9:30pm

Open for Beerness

The 'Great' $16 Steak Night from 4:30-9:30pm

Food & Beer Match Specials PLUS the 101 Club Badge Draw

The DJ's from Auto-Mash 9pm

Live music from 9:30pm with Jukebox Racket

Live music from 4pm with Checkerboard Lounge PLUS a Sunday Roast served all day for just $22


Monday – Wednesday
3pm – late
3pm - 1am
Friday & Saturday
12noon – 1am
12noon – 11pm