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“Favorite Melbourne Bar”
Review of Blue Diamond

Blue Diamond
Ranked #141 of 196 Nightlife in Melbourne
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Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Having lived in Melbourne previously for a couple of years, I returned to Blue Diamond for another night out. The location is amazing with the best view of the Melbourne skyline, a great balcony to enjoy a cigar, a fantastic bar selection and the refurb since I was last here looks great.

Save it for a Friday or Saturday night and make sure you ring to get on the door or it can be difficult to get in.

A must visit bar during your stay in town.

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Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Nicely presented staff and bar. Amazing view (level 15) but the service for me was very average with the exception of the hostess who seemed busy but actually helpful. First visit we arrived at 5pm and the gates were locked (sign says open at 4). Even though the sign says to book your function (and it's the polite thing to do when bringing 30+ people to a venue), don't bother. Didn't even ask for a name upon booking and then didn't reserve an area anyway. When we returned for the party, the sign on the street says happy hour 4-9. Bartender stopped happy hour at 7. No biggie, but I mentioned they should change their sign. He swore it said 7 and I suggested he check. I checked on the way out and still said 4-9. Cheeky.

1  Thank A Y
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Reviewed 1 December 2014

This is such an amazing place... Not only are the views in themselves amazing but the music, that exclusive atmosphere and the wonderful host of the night really made the night so so special!
We also had our own private booth which was made up of luxurious leather couches & everyone felt like a million bucks with a cigar in one hand and a crazy fun cocktail in the other.
Thank you guys for the best night ever!!

Thank Jasmine J
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Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

Reviews and photos appears enticing however decor looked like a cheap '80s joint. Discovered if you don't book ahead is $15 per head cover charge. Better value can be found else where. Wouldn't recommend to anyone.

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Reviewed 14 June 2013

We stopped here twice - the views are amazing, but it was very quiet. We had a couple of beers and watch the sunset, then returned later in the evening for a nightcap. Great spot to stop in.

But this is a bar, not really an attraction - Trip Advisor probably needs to update the listing.

Thank Frank C
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