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Northcote Social Club

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
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Nice place for food and music

Been here now a few times for both food and bands. Food is nice, good range of drinks (although I... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Michael E
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Melbourne, Australia
Good pub meal

Popular music venue has extended the meals area out the back. Meals are standard pub fare; Parma... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Malvoleo
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Melbourne, Australia
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High Street’s home of live music and iconic watering hole, the Northcote Social Club has earned itself a place in the hearts of locals and roaming travellers alike since its establishment over a century ago in 1894. The bandroom regularly hosts the...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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301 High St, Northcote, Victoria 3070, Australia
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+61 3 9489 3917
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveled to Melbourne specifically for a gig at the Northcote Social Club. We weren't sure what to expect but found the venue to be outstanding! Social, friendly and fun atmosphere. A with that classic pub vibe. Wide range of beer and wine at a reasonable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ButterflyBlack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Northcote so one has to have been to the Northcote Social Club! It has been around longer than I know and competes with The Corner in Richmond as one of Melbourne's premier venues for significant established and emerging musicians and bands. It...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rashbottom
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

3.3 Comfortable slightly shabby down at heel feel to the place. Service not great at the bar at 5pm, a bit slow but certainly pleasant and cheery. The menu looked a little basic, pub like and prices hefty. For a moment I got the Doncaster...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Been here now a few times for both food and bands. Food is nice, good range of drinks (although I thought $26 for a craft beer pint and a GnT pretty steep and service good Band room has great acoustics and a sound guy who...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michael E
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Popular music venue has extended the meals area out the back. Meals are standard pub fare; Parma, bangers n mash, steak. All prepared well. Good choice of boutique beers.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Malvoleo
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Been here twice now and like it . Met our son who lives in northcote for tea both times . Good wine and beers. Warm in winter and cool in summer out on the back deck . Great car parking out the back . Nice...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 282LisaH
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is an old fashioned bar at the front but has a modern extension at the back, Sunday roast was fantastic and the retro DJ was great

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank MMHOM
Reviewed 18 January 2018

The bar staff are disorganized, unfriendly and slow. I was standing 1 meter away from a barmaid cleaning glasses and she ignored myself and others. Other occasions bar staff talking to patrons whilst ignoring people waiting, it seemed an effort to pull themselves away from...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank johnstubbs
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Staff so friendly!! Food was amazing! Delicious gluten free options! Interesting beers on tap, obsessed with this one stout I was recommended that tasted like a dessert! Nice warm and cosy. Lots of space for our big group. Will defiently be going again!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kimdaviesinnersydney
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

I frequent this pub a lot bcos they have one of my fav brews on tap- the old fashioned melbourne bitter. the atmosphere is a bit hipster but thats northcote for you. they always have good live music. they also have a nice selection of...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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