Script Bar & Bistro
140 Southbank Blvd
Southbank Vic 3006
t. +61 3 8688 0881

open times

Our menu features some fantastic Italian regional dishes and flavours. Enjoy!


Saturday 29th October - open from 3pm for afternoon snacks and dinner (bookings recommended)

Sunday 30th September - Closed

Regular Trading Hours

Monday to Friday - 7.30am to late

Saturday - 3pm to late pending programming*

Sunday - closed

*Opening hours on weekends may vary pending performance times at MTC and Melbourne Recital Centre. Please contact us on 8688 0881 for confirmation.

Welcome to Script Bar & Bistro - an Italian style bistro located in the heart of Melbourne's arts precinct at Southbank.

Nestled between the award winning Southbank Theatre (Melbourne Theatre Company) and the critically acclaimed Melbourne Recital Centre, Script offers a sophisticated bistro, superb bar and sun-drenched terrace open from breakfast through to supper.

Our menu is predominantly Italian in style and uses seasonal produce, sourced locally where possible, to create approachable dishes showcasing the best Victoria has to offer.

Our wine list is extensive and offers 21 different wines by the glass. We also stock a huge range of liqueurs and aperitifs

Please book early on heavy traffic nights. This area can get clogged badly. Take public transport if you can!