Welcome to The Welcome Stranger Hotel

The Welcome Stranger Hotel is a vibrant hotel open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Conveniently located in the heart of Melbourne at 128 Bourke Street, Welcome Stranger Hotel presents a delicious menu of cafe style food, an impressive selection of domestic and imported beer, wines, coffee and cocktails, your favorite sports aired on one of the five plasma screens, complimentary WiFi and full TAB kiosk facilities available every hour of the day.

What’s on

  • A good feed doesn’t need to cost an arm and a leg. In fact, we’ve proven this here at the Welcome Stranger Hotel. Our commitment to good food at good prices starts here. From Monday – Friday, you can enjoy the below Lunch Specials. Available......

  • At The Welcome Stranger Hotel we have $13 Pizza. All day every day we have freshly made pizza...

  • Get in on a Friday and pick up a $6 Hot Dog! Available Fridays from 1pm onwards....



At Welcome Stranger Hotel, we present a range of delicious seasonal dishes and light café-style snacks to enjoy at any time of the day or night.


For a hearty breakfast, light lunch, afternoon snack or casual evening meal, come in and enjoy our sensational range of fresh and delicious dishes on offer.


The Bistro is open 24 hours, seven days a week.


For a casual drink before or after your meal, or on your way out, our Bar is perfect for enjoying a quiet beer, glass of wine or special cocktail.


With TAB facilities including Trackside and Keno, it’s a great place to have a punt or relax with friends while you watch all the latest live sports on our big screens.

Contact Us

128 Bourke Street, Melbourne 3000

24 hours / 7 days

(03) 9639 4555

We are closed, we're sorry we missed you.


We care about the safety of our community and are adhering to the advices of the government and medical authorities.  As such, at this point in time, the Hotel has closed in light of the government's restrictions on licensed venues.


Thank you for your continued support during this time, our team hope that we will be able to welcome you back for a drink in the near future.


Best Wishes,



Venue Manager
Welcome Stranger Hotel