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Welcome to Imperial Hotel, Bourke Street

The best pub in Melbourne just got a little better…

As well as the being the best place to watch live sport in the CBD, Imperial Hotel is situated next to the historic Princess Theatre, home of Melbourne’s best feature plays.

Imperial boasts an incredible rooftop bar, overlooking the city and with spectacular views of Melbourne Parliament House.

It is one of the oldest pubs in Melbourne and continues to be a favourite watering hole for locals and visitors alike for sports and dinner after some of Melbourne’s best plays.

Stay tuned for special viewings on our rooftop jumbo-tron screen!

The Best Pub Food in the Melbourne CBD

Welcome to the Imperial Hotel

Due to the latest government restrictions, Imperial Hotel has closed.

We’d like to thank everyone for their continued support over the last couple of months and hope to be opening our doors again very soon.


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Imperial offers relaxed, professional venue hire to make it easy for you to host your birthday, cocktail party, corporate event or wedding celebration.

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The Rooftop

Looking for the perfect spot to stop for a bite to eat & cheeky froth in the sun? We’ve got you covered.

We have all you need on Imperial Rooftop; Parliament views, sun-soaked seating, delicious share bites & of course, cold froths!

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Open Hours

Saturday - Thursday 12pm - 11pm
Friday 12pm - 1am

Rooftop Hours

Saturday - Thursday 12pm - 11pm
Friday 12pm - 1am