Time Out Bar Awards: Nominees

Drum roll, please! The nominees for the 2018 Time Out Melbourne Bar Awards are...
Bartender at Paradise Alley
Photograph: Graham Denholm Paradise Alley, Best New Bar Winner
By Time Out editors |

People's Choice Award 

The polls are now closed for our People's Choice award. 

Bar of the Year

No nominees – winner to be announced on the night.

Best New Bar

Beneath Driver Lane, Melbourne
The Elysian Whisky Bar, Fitzroy
Mr West, Footscray
Paradise Alley, Collingwood
The Shady Lady, Fitzroy

Best Cocktail Bar

Above Board, Collingwood
Bar Americano, Melbourne
The Everleigh, Fitzroy
Romeo Lane, Melbourne
Whisky and Alement, Melbourne

Best Wine Bar

Bar Liberty, Fitzroy
Little Andorra, Carlton North
Kirk’s Wine Bar, Melbourne
The Moon, Collingwood
Napier Quarter, Fitzroy

Best Late Night Venue

Arlechin, Melbourne
Black Pearl, Fitzroy
Bodega Underground, Melbourne
Heartbreaker, Melbourne
The Rum Diary Bar, Fitzroy

Best Bar Food

Arlechin, Melbourne
Bar Tini, Melbourne
Longsong, Melbourne
Marion, Fitzroy
Mrs Hopper, St Kilda

Bartender of the Year

Trish Brew, Gin Palace
Josh Hodges, Mr West
Oska Jarvis-White, The Everleigh
Orlando Marzo, Lûmé
Nick Tesar, Bar Liberty

Best Bar Team

Black Pearl, Fitzroy
The Elysian Whisky Bar, Fitzroy
The Everleigh, Fitzroy
Hats and Tatts, South Melbourne
Jungle Boy, Windsor

Hot Talent Award

Lachlan Bentley, EDV
Sarah Harrison, Bad Frankie
Hannah Lawson, Boilermaker House
Mark Leahy, Black Pearl
Cameron Parish, The Everleigh

Legend Award

No nominees – winner to be announced on the night.

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