Southbank Melbourne

Located in the heart of Southgate, P.J.O'Brien's is one of Melbourne's longest standing authentic Irish pubs and a favourite destinations for locals and visitors. Whether you are after a quiet beer, a comforting meal, after-work drinks served with freshly shucked oysters or all of the above with some excellent LIVE music, we have you covered every single night of the week.

Adjoining the pub is P.J's Sidebar, open seven days and nights a week as an oyster bar and available to hire for private and corporate functions. With an exclusive private area overlooking the lower deck (which is also available for private hire) and fabulous function menus this is the perfect venue for intimate occasions through to breakfast meetings and corporate gatherings.
Check out our Functions Page for more information.

Open every day from 11am.  
Offering lunch, dinner or just drinks.
Lunch and dinner bookings recommended (group bookings essential). 

Call us on 03 9686 5011 to book a table.

Live music 7 nights a week !  Click here to view our weekly music rotation

Upcoming Events and Specials!  Click here to see what's on 

We are proud supporters of RaboDirect Melbourne Rebel Hooker Tom Sexton. Tom was born in Melbourne but moved to Ireland when he was just four. Now returning with a wealth of experience we think Tom is a perfect fit for P.J.O'Brien's.

Check out Tom Sextons profile on the Melbourne Rebels website

P.J.O'Brien's are proud to be sponsors of Senior Player Zach Tuohy and Rookie Player Ciaran Byrne.    These Irishmen are now proud to call Melbourne home we are stoked to be their Silver Sponsors.   


Irish Australian Chamber of Commerce

Bloomsday in Melbourne Festival

Melbourne St Patrick's Day Festival

The Emer Casey Fun Run Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Run in the Dark

The Cosgriff School of Irish Dancing

At P.J.O'Brien's we respect our customers and staff and practice RSA at all times. We hope that our customers do the same by following our 'Patron Code of Conduct'

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