Situated in a prime bayside location, The Local is a pub in Port Melbourne that epitomises everything a ‘local’ should be…icy cold beer, delicious pub meals, the best live sport from around the globe, and a warm and friendly atmosphere day and night.

Whether you choose to soak up the authentic pub atmosphere in our Public Bar and Dining Room areas, watch the Bay Street crowd at one of our outdoor tables, or hire a space for your special event, you can be assured of great service and exceptional food at the Local.


We take our sport very seriously at The Local! We have giant screens and projectors on both floors of the venue, plus numerous plasma TVs showing the biggest sporting events live from around the globe, including AFL, NRL, A-League, EPL, Rugby Union, cricket and more.

If you’re keen to watch a particular sports event live with a group of friends, feel free to give us a call on (03) 9810 0076 and we’ll do our best to arrange it for you.


Whether it’s a birthday celebration, wedding reception or corporate event, the Local is the perfect function venue in Port Melbourne. To book your next party or event with us, please contact our Functions Manager on (03) 9810 0076 or via info@thelocalportmelbourne.com.au


Monday – Thursday: 12pm – 11pm
Friday – Saturday: 12pm-1am
Sunday: 12pm-11pm