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Tuesday to Sunday
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03 9686 5655

Perfect for Functions, Events and Celebrations

With its variety of spaces The George is an ideal venu for gatherings of all kinds. Casual meetings in the Coventry bar, formal dining in the George Room, birthday parties in the courtyard, plenty of room outside and then there is the Sky Lounge for city views and cocktails. Read More... 


“Welcome to The George Hotel, South Melbourne’s number one destination”
The George Hotel boasts 6 entertaining and function spaces spanning two levels.

Food we're famous for


The George is all about food and its talented chef. Peter Anderson’s menu offers the best range of meals made from the freshest seasonal produce.

Relaxing, friendly atmosphere


Join us for breakfast or a well deserved lunch after a busy morning shop. Catch up with friends beside our warm and cosy open fireplaces.

With lots of friendly spaces


The George has a stylish mix of indoor, outdoor and courtyard entertaining areas providing the best environment for dining, service and entertaining.

Specialty brews and selected wines


Accompany your dining experience with our extensive selection of local and international craft beers and stunning selection of wines…

Close to the city


Just metres from the European buzz of the South Melbourne market, we are only minutes from the city by tram, car or bike.

Functions and events


City sky-line views, indoor and outdoor spaces, and and warm classic rooms with bar facilities – we are the perfect venue for hosting your event.

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Proud supporters of the local team

The George has long been part of the South Melbourne community. We actively support local clubs and sports teams to help them grow and foster a healthy community spirit. Our shout.

Getting to the George

South Melbourne is one of Melbourne’s oldest suburbs is known for its Victorian era streetscapes, fine dining, entertainment and central location to the CBD.

South Melbourne’s number one destination, the newly renovated The George hotel – is located opposite the famous South Melbourne Market. Learn More...

Contact Us

Phone 03 9686 5655, for bookings, info or just to say hi. Still, somehow, using a fax? 9686 5455. Or drop us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. For lunch pre order's, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The George South Melbourne
139 Cecil Street
South Melbourne
Victoria 3205
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Open hours, 11am till late Tuesday to Sunday.
Closed Monday. 

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