Need a drink? Southside bars to cry, cuddle and kiss in!
Sure youve heard of matching your wine to your food, but how about matching your wine (bar) to your mood? Today Postcoder pairs you up with the bar thats just right for you and your drinking buddies.
Mood: Cheer me up
9b Gordon Street, Elsternwick 3185 |(03) 9523 0969
We love the tragi-comic name of this lively bar as much as we love the extensive drinks menu. Specializing in baczewski (thats vodka, people), After The Tears is all about perking you up Polish style that is, with hard liquor and a hearty meal! And with an interior ripped straight out of a gypsy caravan, After The Tears is as atmospheric as it comes. Hit it with pals for a festive night out and sing away your sorrows.
218 Glen Huntly Road, Elsternwick 3185 | (03) 9523 8999
Antique Bar has many a cozy nook to retreat to with a handsome gent or gorgeous girl. Ideal for quiet canoodling or intense, life-changing conversations, Antique Bar is replete with plush lounges and (very flattering) low lighting. With two floors and an outdoor area, there are plenty of places to relax with a wine or cocktail. Make it the destination for your next hot date or profound heart-to-heart with a pal!
15 Glen Eira Road, Ripponlea 3185 |(03) 8804 1313
Drive past Ripponlea Food & Wine any night of the week and youll see full tables and happy faces. The food here is Delicious with a capital D, and the wine is right there with it. The vibe is a touch European with a casual elegance that immediately puts you at your ease. Ideal for a night of sparkling conversation, Ripponlea Food & Wine is the perfect environment for that long-awaited catch-up with friends.
252 Glen Eira Road, Elsternwick 3185 |(03) 9523 7991
This little treasure of a bar is ideal for that quiet drink where you can really savor the flavor of your wine. Set up by an ex-stockbroker who wanted nothing more that to create the ultimate drinking environment for people who know (or just love) their wine, Gordons The Cellar Door is all about the organic or low-intervention wines, beers and ciders. Best of all customers are welcome to buy and then try their purchases right away. Stop in here for a chat with mates or a solo drink to wind down after a long week!