A Tiny Cocktail Hideout, Behind a Prahran Cafe

Written for Broadsheet I get a familiar feeling when ordering a cocktail at a bar devoted to them. Scanning a lengthy drinks list, indecision sets in, and I freeze as the bartender waits for my choice. Promise Bar solves that issue. “[We didn’t want] a confusing cocktail menu,” owner Vaughan Marks says. “A lot of… Continue reading A Tiny Cocktail Hideout, Behind a Prahran Cafe

An Ex-Barber Shop Filled With Curios Is St Kilda’s Newest Cocktail Bar

Written for Broadsheet St Kilda’s new cocktail bar, the Store Room, was originally one of barber Chris Dunkley’s Men + Co barber shops. After opening two years ago, a back of house area filled with mops and brooms soon became the after-work drinks area for Dunkley and his staff. As more and more barber shops… Continue reading An Ex-Barber Shop Filled With Curios Is St Kilda’s Newest Cocktail Bar