Best coos in Melbourne

Check out the top coos in Melbourne, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. NGV International
1. NGV International
host-0host-1host-2
235 local reviews
180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
Closed now
(03) 8620 2222
Art galleryStoreEstablishment
J J
Really cool art exhibits, definitely worth checking out. Even if you don't want to see the exhibits, still che…
Heather
Check out the cool glass windows at the front of this gallery and the very impressive foyer. Always amazing to…
Malcolm
Free admission to Australian exhibits. Great fun and a lovely walk from the CBD.
1. NGV International
1. NGV International
host-0host-1host-2
235 local reviews
180 St Kilda Road, Southbank
Closed now
(03) 8620 2222
J J
J J
Really cool art exhibits, definitely worth checking out. Even if you don't want to see the exhibits, still check out the building & the wate…
Heather
Heather
Check out the cool glass windows at the front of this gallery and the very impressive foyer. Always amazing touring exhibitions as well as a…
Malcolm
Malcolm
Free admission to Australian exhibits. Great fun and a lovely walk from the CBD.
2. Cookie
2. Cookie
host-0host-1host-2
62 local reviews
252 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Open now
(03) 9663 7660
Establishment
Domenic
Cookie is without doubt one of Melbourne’s most reliable bars/restaurants, somehow manages to effortlessly com…
Matt
Cookie !! Excellent casual pan-Asian food on Level 2. Clamber up to the rooftop for the best views in Melbourn…
Terry
At Cookie, French doors and tiny Juliet balconies separate you from the Swanston Street crowd below. Restauran…
2. Cookie
2. Cookie
host-0host-1host-2
62 local reviews
252 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Open now
(03) 9663 7660
Domenic
Domenic
Cookie is without doubt one of Melbourne’s most reliable bars/restaurants, somehow manages to effortlessly combine a beer hall, cocktail bar…
Matt
Matt
Cookie !! Excellent casual pan-Asian food on Level 2. Clamber up to the rooftop for the best views in Melbourne and in season the Rooftop Ci…
Terry
Terry
At Cookie, French doors and tiny Juliet balconies separate you from the Swanston Street crowd below. Restaurant, bar, disco: Cookie does the…
3. Ponyfish Island
3. Ponyfish Island
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
Ponyfish Island, Melbourne
Open now
0426 501 857
CafeFoodEstablishment
Mellisa
Located under the bridge between Flinders Street and Southbank, you would struggle to find a better place to p…
Andi
Now this is one cool hangout place in the middle of the Yarra River.
William
Retro-chic riverside bar. Pretty cool for a drink or two - you sit right over the river.
3. Ponyfish Island
3. Ponyfish Island
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
Ponyfish Island, Melbourne
Open now
0426 501 857
Mellisa
Mellisa
Located under the bridge between Flinders Street and Southbank, you would struggle to find a better place to people watch whilst having the …
Andi
Andi
Now this is one cool hangout place in the middle of the Yarra River.
William
William
Retro-chic riverside bar. Pretty cool for a drink or two - you sit right over the river.
4. Izakaya Den
4. Izakaya Den
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
114 Russell Street, Melbourne
Open now
(03) 9654 2977
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
T & J
Cool underground bunker with great Japanese food and drinks - if you can find it. Cool crowd.
Natalie
Delicious Japanese food and cool setting
Malcolm
Excellent, humming Japanese place. Hidden underground. Awesome fun!
4. Izakaya Den
4. Izakaya Den
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
114 Russell Street, Melbourne
Open now
(03) 9654 2977
T & J
T & J
Cool underground bunker with great Japanese food and drinks - if you can find it. Cool crowd.
Natalie
Natalie
Delicious Japanese food and cool setting
Malcolm
Malcolm
Excellent, humming Japanese place. Hidden underground. Awesome fun!
5. Treasury Gardens
5. Treasury Gardens
host-0host-1host-2
16 local reviews
Establishment
Jeni
Beautiful mature park with the iconic Captain Cook's Cottage located at the Southern end.
Mark
A stunning must see park, Cook cottage, cafe in park. Look up and see the beautiful old trees. Very well maint…
Leyla
A beautiful park for a run, walk or rest
5. Treasury Gardens
5. Treasury Gardens
host-0host-1host-2
16 local reviews
Jeni
Jeni
Beautiful mature park with the iconic Captain Cook's Cottage located at the Southern end.
Mark
Mark
A stunning must see park, Cook cottage, cafe in park. Look up and see the beautiful old trees. Very well maintained park and gardens.
Leyla
Leyla
A beautiful park for a run, walk or rest
6. Cinema Nova
6. Cinema Nova
host-0host-1host-2
75 local reviews
380 Lygon Street, Carlton
Open now
(03) 9347 5331
Movie theaterEstablishment
Rebecca
Cool old theatre with delicious local beers available, and an epic cake store downstairs. Lots of cool indi f…
Linton
Really cool movies, cheap on mondays till 6pm
Stella
Cool cinema that shows independent movies and allow you to have wine and beer in the theatre. Their Cheap Mond…
6. Cinema Nova
6. Cinema Nova
host-0host-1host-2
75 local reviews
380 Lygon Street, Carlton
Open now
(03) 9347 5331
Rebecca
Rebecca
Cool old theatre with delicious local beers available, and an epic cake store downstairs. Lots of cool indi films shown here.
Linton
Linton
Really cool movies, cheap on mondays till 6pm
Stella
Stella
Cool cinema that shows independent movies and allow you to have wine and beer in the theatre. Their Cheap Mondays $9-$12 is great if you're …
7. CICCIOLINA
7. CICCIOLINA
host-0host-1host-2
38 local reviews
130 Acland Street, St Kilda
Open now
(03) 9525 3333
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Richard
Highly recommended for a group or 2-6 people. Traditional hearty cooking. Pasta's and steaks. You can't book s…
Frederikke
Amazing food and super cool bar in the back. It's Italian but you won't find any pizza on there menu.
Timothy
My favourite St Kilda restaurant and bar!
7. CICCIOLINA
7. CICCIOLINA
host-0host-1host-2
38 local reviews
130 Acland Street, St Kilda
Open now
(03) 9525 3333
Richard
Richard
Highly recommended for a group or 2-6 people. Traditional hearty cooking. Pasta's and steaks. You can't book so would want to head to Acland…
Frederikke
Frederikke
Amazing food and super cool bar in the back. It's Italian but you won't find any pizza on there menu.
Timothy
Timothy
My favourite St Kilda restaurant and bar!
8. Section 8
8. Section 8
host-0host-1host-2
24 local reviews
27-29 Tattersalls Ln, Melbourne
Open now
0430 291 588
BarEstablishment
John
Where else in Melbourne will you find a collection of cool people, faithless bearded hipsters and a trendy car…
Sharyn
The coolest "temporary" bar around, a little bit of Collingwood in the CBD
Pauline
A couple of shipping containers and wooden crates have been turned into a cool outdoor bar, down an alley off …
8. Section 8
8. Section 8
host-0host-1host-2
24 local reviews
27-29 Tattersalls Ln, Melbourne
Open now
0430 291 588
John
John
Where else in Melbourne will you find a collection of cool people, faithless bearded hipsters and a trendy caravan bar? Section 8! Very nice…
Sharyn
Sharyn
The coolest "temporary" bar around, a little bit of Collingwood in the CBD
Pauline
Pauline
A couple of shipping containers and wooden crates have been turned into a cool outdoor bar, down an alley off China town (Little Bourke St).
9. Degraves St
9. Degraves St
host-0host-1host-2
41 local reviews
Degraves St, Melbourne
Route
Andi
Iconic Melbourne Laneway buzzing with coffee and cool places to catch up with old and new friends.
Annie
Cool cafes in Melbourne laneways
Osbert C H
The Melbourne Landmark, the most famous laneway in the Melbourne.
9. Degraves St
9. Degraves St
host-0host-1host-2
41 local reviews
Degraves St, Melbourne
Andi
Andi
Iconic Melbourne Laneway buzzing with coffee and cool places to catch up with old and new friends.
Annie
Annie
Cool cafes in Melbourne laneways
Osbert C H
Osbert C H
The Melbourne Landmark, the most famous laneway in the Melbourne.
10. Fitzroy Gardens
10. Fitzroy Gardens
host-0host-1host-2
74 local reviews
230-298 Wellington Parade, Melbourne
(03) 9658 9658
ParkEstablishment
Frank and Vince
One of Melbourne’s most historic and beautiful Gardens. The layout follows a classic Victorian–era design, f…
Anne
Fitzroy Gardens is one of Melbourne’s most historic and beautiful Gardens. Originally set aside as a reserve i…
Nicola
Fitzroy Gardens is one of Melbourne’s most historic and beautiful Gardens. Points of interest include floral d…
10. Fitzroy Gardens
10. Fitzroy Gardens
host-0host-1host-2
74 local reviews
230-298 Wellington Parade, Melbourne
(03) 9658 9658
Frank and Vince
Frank and Vince
One of Melbourne’s most historic and beautiful Gardens. The layout follows a classic Victorian–era design, featuring pathways lined with m…
Anne
Anne
Fitzroy Gardens is one of Melbourne’s most historic and beautiful Gardens. Originally set aside as a reserve in 1848, the layout follows a c…
Nicola
Nicola
Fitzroy Gardens is one of Melbourne’s most historic and beautiful Gardens. Points of interest include floral displays in the Conservatory. C…
11. The Toff
11. The Toff
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
252 Swanston St, Melbourne
Open now
(03) 9639 8770
BarEstablishment
Angela
Multi-level fun with bars on various levels of Curtin House. Toff has a disco on the weekends and cool privat…
Alex
Cookie, The Toff in Town and Rooftop Bar are all in the same building. All with different food and drink opti…
Alex
Cookie, The Toff in Town and Rooftop Bar are all in the same building. All with different food and drink opti…
11. The Toff
11. The Toff
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
252 Swanston St, Melbourne
Open now
(03) 9639 8770
Angela
Angela
Multi-level fun with bars on various levels of Curtin House. Toff has a disco on the weekends and cool private carriages you can summon a w…
Alex
Alex
Cookie, The Toff in Town and Rooftop Bar are all in the same building. All with different food and drink options. All three are worth a vi…
Alex
Alex
Cookie, The Toff in Town and Rooftop Bar are all in the same building. All with different food and drink options. All three are worth a vi…
12. Panama Dining Room and Bar
12. Panama Dining Room and Bar
host-0host-1host-2
21 local reviews
231 3, Fitzroy
Open now
(03) 9417 7663
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Chris
Cool space with panoramic arch windows for drinks of an evening. $1 oysters from 6-7pm every night!
Barbara
Great neighborhood restaurant and bar. Typical "Fitzroy". Food is excellent, location cool on 3. or 4. floor. …
Silvana
Great Views for a night cap!
12. Panama Dining Room and Bar
12. Panama Dining Room and Bar
host-0host-1host-2
21 local reviews
231 3, Fitzroy
Open now
(03) 9417 7663
Chris
Chris
Cool space with panoramic arch windows for drinks of an evening. $1 oysters from 6-7pm every night!
Barbara
Barbara
Great neighborhood restaurant and bar. Typical "Fitzroy". Food is excellent, location cool on 3. or 4. floor. Careful: walk up; no lift but …
Silvana
Silvana
Great Views for a night cap!