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The Skinny Dog Hotel has been pouring cold beers since 1853 and still this beloved Kew institution provides the inner east with a great selection of beverages and top-notch pub fare. The welcomed addition of the renovated Upstairs space provides even more areas to explore.
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Upstairs
WED 19 JUNE

Mel Bracewell Live Comedy

🎤 Ready to spice up your Wednesday?

🌟 MELANIE BRACEWELL AND GUESTS LIVE UPSTAIRS AT THE DOG 🌟

Upstairs
SUN 12 MAY 12-9PM

Mother’s Day

UPSTAIRS
Mother’s Day with Piper Heidsieck! 💐🥂
  • 3 course menu with your choice of main & dessert $69pp 🍽️
  • Optional upgrade of 2hrs free-flowing Piper Heidsieck $50pp 🍾
  • Children’s 2 course menu available $15🍦
There will also be a background DJ 2-6pm 🎶
Click HERE to see the menus.
If the set menu is not to your fancy, regular menu will also be available Upstairs & Down.
Venue Wide
EVERY THURSDAY FROM 5PM

Parmageddon

It just wouldn’t be Thursday at The Dog without Parmageddon. 450g Parma with 7 toppings to choose from and a pot of beer, wine or soft drink to wash it down for $25.

Venue Wide
EVERY FRIDAY 4-7PM

Friday Knock-Offs

$6 Schooners! $5 House Wines! $7 House Spirits!
Acoustic Duo 5-8pm

Upstairs
FRI 19 APR 5-8PM

Adam 2

🎤 FRIDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC

ADAM 2 is Kristin Holland and Andrew Gatenby – founding members of legendary Melbourne cover band ADAM 12. The duo plays a big selection of your favourite songs from the glory days of ADAM 12 and much, much more.

Their extensive repertoire (from relaxing background tunes to thumping dance floor anthems) and highly developed musicianship allows them to create whatever type of atmosphere a venue or event needs. Harmonies, clever arrangements, professionalism and panache. There’s a reason they’ve been doing this for so long – they’re the real deal.

Upstairs
FRI 19 APR 9-1AM

Nathan Sheppard

💫 FRIDAY NIGHT DJ

Nackerz (A.K.A Nathan Sheppard) co-founder of House Dat Jacks records is a DJ/Producer based out of Melbourne Australia. He creates and curates many different genres of music, including original house sounds, plus a mixture of soul, disco and funk with a taste of old and current musical flavours. He has come a long way since those early days playing gigs overseas in the USA, Canada, Thailand and Vietnam and also playing some of Melbourne’s biggest venues such as Revolver, 161, and Circus.

Upstairs
SAT 20 APR 9-1AM

Damian Andres

💫 SATURDAY NIGHT DJ

Meet Damian Andres, a seasoned DJ with a 15-year career spanning clubs, festivals, weddings, and international tours. His talent for seamlessly blending genres and maintaining energetic dancefloors gained him recognition as a wedding DJ and MC before diving into a club career. Co-creating the successful Daft Punk tribute show ‘Discovery,’ he’s performed across Australia and internationally. Damian’s fluid mixing style and adaptability make him a top choice for any event, from high-energy sets to more mellow vibes.

Upstairs
SAT 20 APR 6-9PM

Young Jun

🎶 SATURDAY DINNER DJ

YoungJun, a talented hip hop DJ from South Korea, made waves in Melbourne’s music scene in 2008. His diverse taste led to residencies at top clubs like Tramp Bar, Pawn and Co, Storyville, and Glamorama. During the 2020 lockdown, he immersed himself in music, mastering new genres and honing his skills. Now, he’s known for his versatility, spinning uplifting house sets in clubs, showcasing turntablist skills, and delivering eclectic mixes across Melbourne.

Upstairs
SUN 21 APR 2-6PM

Agent 86

🪩 SUNDAY DISCO HOUSE

Agent 86, a 3-time DJ of the Year winner (Inpress Magazine, Melbourne, Australia), is a true music aficionado and dedicated DJ since 1989. Working at Central Station Records expanded his musical knowledge, while headlining parties, playing festivals, managing a label, and supporting music legends showcased his expertise. His passion for the perfect beat, scratch, and mix remains unwavering.

Downstairs
MONDAY - FRIDAY 12-2PM

LUNCH SPECIAL

Select dishes, weekly changing special and drink only $25!

See the menu here!

Downstairs
EVERY MONDAY 7.30PM

Q1 Trivia

Join us in the Front Bar every week for FREE trivia with the team from Q1. Trivia starts from 7.30pm. Drink and voucher prizes available!

Don’t miss our Burger & Bev deal for only $27!

Downstairs
EVERY TUESDAY FROM 5PM

Steak Night

Steak night at The Skinny Dog, choose from 3 cuts of steak starting from $23.

Venue Wide
EVERY THURSDAY FROM 5PM

Parmageddon

It just wouldn’t be Thursday at The Dog without Parmageddon. 450g Parma with 7 toppings to choose from and a pot of beer, wine or soft drink to wash it down for $25.

Venue Wide
EVERY FRIDAY 4-7PM

Friday Knock-Offs

$6 Schooners! $5 House Wines! $7 House Spirits!
Acoustic Duo 5-8pm

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OUR REVIEWS

Customer Review

We came here on a warm evening to enjoy a steak. Loved the big juicy steaks and chips with great selection of hot sauces and mustard. Busy casual atmosphere. Fast and friendly service. Prices were good for the serving size.

J “Ryan” C
Customer Review

A great spot for summer food and drinks with your mates! The rooftop is covered but still holds the vibes and has great lighting! Super cool set up and great share plate options! The staff are lovely too!

Liv
Customer Review

Thank you so much for helping me celebrate my 50th birthday with my family and friends in such a spectacular way. You were amazing and the staff could not have been better. Thank you to Freddie and the chef and all the girls that looked after my family on my birthday.
Especially thanks to Ro, events are always a big event and you helped me make my birthday a special day.

Lisa O’Sullivan

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