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Market Lane Bar

Market Lane Bar is the perfect setting for afternoon tea by day or indulgent champagne cocktail or whisky at night.  Open Monday to Tuesday 5pm to midnight, Wednesday to Saturday 2pm to midnight, and Sunday 2pm to 5pm, this Collins Street bar has a stunning menu and is tucked away in an alcove adjacent to the lobby at the InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto. The perfect place to relax, Market Lane Bar overlooks the stunning light filled glass atrium of the hotel and is the perfect location to catch-ups with friends or informal business meetings.


Sounds of the Academy

Whether you are looking for somewhere for a relaxing after work drink (or two) or delicious cocktails to start your night out, Market Lane Bar’s sophisticated ambience and diverse drinks menu is just what you are looking for. During March and April Market Lane Bar will feature live music each Friday and Saturday night from 6 to 9pm, starring emerging musicians from Melbourne’s premier music academy JMC Academy. The Sounds of the Academy series is a new Melbourne music event where our partnership with JMC Academy will that not only provides great entertainment but allows these up and coming musicians to perfect their stage craft. 

Performances coming up:

Friday 20 March - Brighter Side of Yellow
Saturday 21 March - Karen Moreno
Friday 27 March - Brittany Worthy
Saturday 28 March - Taylor Piggott
Friday 3 April - Oman and Dany Elsafin
Saturday 4 April - Chevaunne Keleher, Nathan Abbey and Joe Berridge


High Tea at Market Lane Bar

A modern twist on a traditional favourite, Market Lane Bar offers guests and visitors a stunning afternoon tea experience from Wednesday to Sunday 2.00 to 5.00pm. Three tiers of delicate sweet and savoury treats are served along with Ronnefeldt 'Teastar' collection teas, or for the ultimate indulgence, champagne afternoon tea is served with a glass of G.H. Mumm champagne. Honey from the hotel's rooftop beehives is also incorporated into this innovative afternoon tea menu, which features seasonal items such as honey glazed ham sandwiches, honey scones and lavender and honey macarons.

To view the afternoon tea menu, please click here



High Coffee at Market Lane Bar 

A perfect Melbourne experience in Australia's coffee capital. Served Wednesday to Sunday from 2.00 to 5.00pm in Market Lane Bar, InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto's high coffee is a truly unique experience. Sweet and savoury treats, including fresh scones, are served with an espresso martinid your choice of coffee or signature Cafè Corretto. 



Evenings at Market Lane Bar

Market Lane Bar offers a unique evening experience as cocktails, champagne and Melbourne’s largest whiskey collection replaces afternoon tea in one of the city’s most vibrant and chic Collins Street bars.  A setting of style and sophistication as Melbourne’s social set exchange business attire for evening wear.  A selection of top-shelf champagnes and cocktails complement the most comprehensive whisky collections of any Melbourne hotel. 

Sink into the intimate, polished interior, with diffused lighting setting a mood of luxury and sophistication, while the bar’s seamless service keeps glasses refilled. A selection of tapas dishes and cheese plates are also on offer as a great accompaniment to the bar’s range of beverages and are the perfect accompaniment to any night. 

For more information, or to make a booking please contact Market Lane Bar. 

Opening Hours

Monday - Tuesday 17:00 until midnight 

Wednesday - Saturday 14:00 until midnight  

Sunday 14:00 until  17:00

Afternoon Tea is served from 14:00 pm - 16:30 pm

For more information, or to make a booking please contact Market Lane Bar. 

Please note that Priority Privilege discounts are not redeemable at Market Lane Bar. 

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