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Rooftop Cinema

252 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9654 5394
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Lovely idea for a cinema experience

I went out of my way to find an outdoor cinema and the Lido was the only one offering screenings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rosie S
via mobile
New Rooftop Bar Yea!!

It has reopened. Awesome new bar and whole set up. Looks a million bucks. Coffee available now... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
via mobile
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  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“roof top bar” (2 reviews)
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252 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went out of my way to find an outdoor cinema and the Lido was the only one offering screenings before Friday 1 December (start of summer). There is Wi-Fi but it didn't work on my phone and the staff gave up trying getting it...More

Thank Rosie S
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

It has reopened. Awesome new bar and whole set up. Looks a million bucks. Coffee available now. Kitchen opening in a week or two. Definitely worth a visit and I’m looking forward to visiting many times with better weather here!!

Thank Mulvan
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent view, very good music, I like this place and I will be there as much as I can for sure. Plenty of space and good and fast bar.

Thank Argos1909
Reviewed 18 May 2017

that is amazing view and nice place to have a nice drink with a best music ever. When the night is coming starts the cinema!

Thank guilhermecarlos
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This was Such fun. We booked and paid Online which was so convenient. I recommend get there early to get a seat as this is very popular and seats are unreserved. There is a Bar and burgers available but we didn't try these. Best choc...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was a cool place to grab a drink. The view was not spectacular but it wasn't bad either. I did not try the food but it looked good :)

Thank stephjb23
Reviewed 13 March 2017

the cinema is held on the roof of the Curtian building in CBD. Easy layback experience with deck lounges and chairs as seating bar and food available prior to starting good range of current movies to view. Its fantastic to be watching a movie while...More

Thank Assunta A
Reviewed 9 March 2017

It was such an awesome and fun experience to watch a movie on a rooftop bar with beautiful views of the skyline! At first I was worried if we'd be able to see from where we were but every seat is equal. One tip would...More

Thank Kristen V
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Rooftop Bar awaits after climbing seven sets of stairs or waiting an interminable time for a small elevator that creaks and wheezes its way to the sixth floor before the final outdoor set of steps. We went on a Wednesday evening before the movies...More

Thank Boyd J
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Nice deck chairs laid out (close together so it's annoying when people go to the toilet). Try not to sit behind someone tall as the deck chairs make you sink in slightly. Movie quality was fantastic, sound could have been slightly louder. Gets cold at...More

Thank Babs567001
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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