Depending on what postcode youre in, Fitzroy might be just around the corner. But when was the last time you spent a good solid afternoon wandering the streets of this inner-northern suburb? Fitzroy is constantly changing, so if its been awhile between visits, its about time you round up a friend for an urban day trip to Fitzroy. Weve come up with a few ideas to make your visit very fun!
376 Brunswick St, Fitzroy 3065 |(03) 9419 8600
Bimbos is a Fitzroy establishment. The vibes are top notch at this multi-level eatery and bar, plus pizzas are super-cheap if you go at the right time. You can score a pizza for just $4 if you go on a weekday between 12-4pm, Monday-Thursday 7-11pm, Friday-Saturday 7-9pm or all day Sunday. Theyre also known for their infused vodkas, so dont be shy about getting your slosh on during this day trip.
285 Brunswick St, Fitzroy 3065 |(03) 9416 2238
As one of Melbournes best rooftop bars, Naked in the Sky deserves to be a destination on your urban day trip to Fitzroy. It sits above pintxos restaurant Naked for Satan and no one knew where the restaurants rusty old elevator led to until they converted the rooftop space into a sky-high terrace and bar that offers sweeping views of Melbourne city and Brunswick Street.
You can spend a surprisingly long time shoppiGertrude St, Fitzroy 3065ng on Gertrude Street, Fitzroy. There are shops to suit every taste and need, from high-end clothing stores to quirky homeware merchants. Its the perfect strip to find a souvenir that will remind you of your ultimate day out.
152 Johnston St, Fitzroy 3065 |0497 070 927
When your urban day trip to Fitzroy is coming to an end, its time to think of a dazzling phrase for a custom t-shirt. Something that will commemorate your urban day trip perhaps a reference to the lunch you ate, simply Fun in Fitzroy or the date with something like this is the day I went to Fitzroy. Just head to Das Automat with your phrase in mind, tell them what you want and theyll print it onto a t-shirt in minutes.