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“A True Cocktail Experience”
Review of 1806

1806
Ranked #164 of 4,245 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Chinatown
Description: 1806 is the most unique, full service, cocktail bar in Melbourne CBD. Located at 169 Exhibition St, it is an experience like no other in the city.
Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

After reading the reviews on Trip Advisor, decided to give 1806 a go and we were not disappointed.
Sat at the bar to watch experienced barmen at work, also with a good sense of humour. Very knowledgeable and enjoyed learning the history of cocktails.

1  Thank KiwiMaiTai
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Reviewed September 8, 2013

Came here for a couple of drinks before dinner.
A busy friday evening but managed to get a cosy table upstairs.Great atmosphere, like an upmarket 1920's speakeasy, but not noisy or rowdy.
Fantastic cocktail list and the drinks were perfectly made and there was no skimping on the measures too.Will return soon.

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1  Thank Ricky B
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Reviewed August 26, 2013

We came here after the footy for a drink and light snack. A part from the unfriendly door girl, it was great!

Our waiter was very helpful and the menu is awesome! We both enjoyed our cocktails and had a delicious jaffle to share.

1806 was recommended to us and really glad we went!

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1  Thank JacquiL0306
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Reviewed August 17, 2013

Fantastic choice of cocktails, the most amazing menu, so many & the staff are so helpful .
Great atmosphere & they have really good food platters, looking forward to visiting there again when we are next in Melbourne.

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1  Thank carol v
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Reviewed August 10, 2013

A great place to meet and have a drink before dinner. Ambiance is great along with a great selection of drinks and cocktails. Leather seats to recline and relax in. Fantastic selection of bar nibbles.

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2  Thank Richard B
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