Please note that the Southbank Theatre Foyer Bars are closed during Act 1 shows Sexual Misconduct of the Middle Classes and Berlin. If you require more information about Southbank Theatre, please refer to our FAQs.
Perfect for a light refreshment, the Foyer Bars offer a broad selection of Victorian food and confectionery and showcase local wine and beer brewers.
Together with Script Bar & Bistro, Southbank Theatre's Tonks Bar (located on Level 1) offers a selected menu for pre-show dining. The Tonks Bar is open from 90 minutes prior to show time with pre-show dining orders available until 45 mins prior to your performance.
Located on the Upper Level of Southgate with iconic Melbourne views across the Yarra River and the city skyline, it is an ideal venue for pre & post theatre meal or drink.
Located in Melbourne’s thriving Southbank precinct with picturesque views of the Yarra River and the city’s skyline, Melba Restaurant features the best locally-sourced produce and innovative dishes from around the globe.
Script Bar & Bistro
Nestled between Southbank Theatre and Melbourne Recital Centre, Script offers a sophisticated bistro, superb bar and sun-drenched terrace open from breakfast through to supper.
Southgate offers a diverse range of menus and dining experiences, all with a spectacular backdrop of Melbourne’s city skyline.
A lively all-day Asian inspired restaurant with a contemporary Japanese aesthetic. The dining room is flanked by a long, open kitchen and bar, and downstairs lies a secret ground floor space for events, parties and karaoke.
Located in Melbourne’s famous Federation Square just upstairs from the iconic Transport bar, Taxi Kitchen is an ideal destination for a pre or post-show meal or drink that is sure to complement your evening.
Up on the roof overlooking Federation Square, the expansive views from the Transit Rooftop Bar and balcony stretch from the MCG to Southbank, taking in the Botanical Gardens, Yarra River and Melbourne Arts precinct.