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The Lui Bar

Closed Now: 11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
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Raise your glass to the sky.

Celebrated a visit with dear friends. Great view. Lovely service and servers. Wee delay on the food... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
via mobile

Went here only for drinks as group of office colleagues wanted to unofficially celebrate Christmas... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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4 weeks ago
“Raise your glass to the sky.”
Dec 11, 2018
“Amazing ”
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Hours Today: 11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
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525 Collins St | Level 55 Rialto, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 3 9691 3888
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated a visit with dear friends. Great view. Lovely service and servers. Wee delay on the food and the sausages in a blanket were a quite salty. Lovely space and vibe, though.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank zeppo33
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Went here on Christmas eve to have a drink. After arriving we were told that was a waiting period of 30min. Decided to wait. After about 40min we were finally called. In the bar someone was waiting for us and took us to a standing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Went here only for drinks as group of office colleagues wanted to unofficially celebrate Christmas before we enjoy our respective holidays. After the initial hiccups faced by our friend, who had to wait for almost 25 minutes for someone to assist him to the lift...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ozzy-Kunnu
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

After a great night out we decided to go the lui bar for a night cap. Overall the views are outstanding but we genuinely got the feeling that we were not welcome. Like it was a hassle to serve us. The Barman spoke down to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rammy159
Reviewed November 22, 2018

The experience was like no other. The bar is fitted with lush furnishings and quirky lighting and passages on the walls. It's graceful ambiance is wonderfully guided by staffs impeccable service and knowledge of their offerings. The views of Melbourne and the surrounds are something...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chbee13
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited this bar a couple of weeks ago whilst on our family girls trip to Melbourne. I just wanted to say from the moment we arrived at this establishment we were made to feel like royalty. Joel mainly looked after our party. His customer...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Tourists in our own town, visited Lui Bar when we were staying at the intercontinental at Rialto. Love how is managed more like a lounge than a public bar, and it was worth the 45 minute wait for access around 9pm on a Saturday night....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rjmahony
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

What an incredible place to enjoy a cocktail. We stumbled across this bar which is elegant and timeless. The staff were incredible, the cocktails absolutely delicious and the view is breathtaking.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank taraplatell
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Great drinks! Great staff! Extremely incredible vibe! Great views. Such a nice little hidden spot. Definitely a hidden gem!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ru19702108
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic venue to catch up with friends professional and upbeat service. Great ambience. Good bar and food menu and most reasonably priced. Convenient location being in the heart of a Melbourne cbd.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BettyAndRoyce
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Central Business District
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tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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John H
January 12, 2019|
Response from Ozzy-Kunnu | Reviewed this property |
Get inside the building from the side door (on your left if you are facing the main entrance, which is only for employees and staff) that resembles a door of a Mall from the Main Street. Walk straight until you have crossed... More