The Laurel Hotel

Your local hotel with a little bit more...


The Laurel Hotel, owned and run by mother and daughter team Christine Day and Loren Smith, has been in existence since 1853 making it one of the oldest Pub's in Melbourne.

We are your local corner pub with a little bit more...

The sun is shining and the beers are cold on our Rooftop beer garden which is sure to impress. Or when that unpredictable Melbourne weather hits, enjoy the rooftop under cover!

Enjoy traditional pub fare or modern Australian cuisine, cooked with love by by our head chef and her amazing team, in our Bistro 289, pub or rooftop.

We love hosting functions and have a range of function spaces to suit your event from engagement parties to staff nights out.

Pop in and say 'hello', enjoy a nice cold beer or a wine from our extensive wine list, a yummy meal or just kick back, relax and enjoy....

What we offer:

  • Comfortable & stylish Bistro 289 with outdoor courtyard // Seats up to 150 // Can be booked for private functions.
  • Private Dining Area The Atrium offers a dining space away from the crowds with fireplace and large TV // Seats 26.
  • Full Pub TAB - 3 EBT machines, racing sheets, ticket machine & plasma's all in comfortable surroundings.
  • Sports Bar - Fox Sports // Sky Racing // Outside heated Courtyard w' TV // Bar Meals // Daily drink & food specials.
  • Roof Top Beer Garden // Undercover & Heated // Extensive Menu // Fully Equipped Bar // Large range of tap & bottled beers & ciders





Thanks to you and your staff for a great night there - food was great and the service was as well. And it was all done with smiles and great hospitality despite how busy you all were.