Flinders Street is about to get a new rooftop bar that will offer stunning views of the Yarra and beyond. Stretching 68 metres above the bustling street, Fleet will offer plenty of fun and nostalgic cocktails with a nautical theme, as well as a local snack menu. The Fleet rooftop bar will sit on top of Vibe Hotel Melbourne. It’s set to open in April.
Fleet Rooftop Bar
Head up to Level 22 and take in views of Flinders Street Station, Southbank and more from this enchanting rooftop bar. Perfect for all seasons, Fleet will offer a vibrant, modern retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the city below. Throughout the space, you’ll also find fleeting nods to the past.
Catch up with your friends at this 90-person venue, and gaze at the city while enjoying a drink or two. International food and beverage consultant, Grant Collins, has curated a drinks menu filled with timeless classics, signature blends and experimental combinations. All of the drinks have a distinct Melbourne-style and nautical flavour.
Sip your way through Negronis, spritzes, martinis and more. Try the seafarers Hurricane, made with gold rum, navy rum, pineapple, orange, lime and passionfruit. Or, indulge in the Tequila Manhattan, made with six-month barrel aged reposado tequila, as well as sweet vermouth, orange bitters, angosturra bitters and maraschino.
If you don’t feel like cocktails, there will also be a selection of local and international spirits, wines and beers.
As for food, Chef Asish Kumar has created a menu for snacking. This bar menu will pay homage to some of the best producers in Victoria.
Fleet will open in April from Tuesday to Saturday, 3pm until late. Intriguingly, the venue will also be open for lunch on Fridays and Saturdays from 12pm.