Melbourne Guide: Dara Simkin- ‘Thank You, Come Again’ Group

July 7, 2013 at 11:30 pm

new gold mountain roof

Dara Simkin heads up Marketing at ‘Thank You, Come Again‘; the Melbourne bar group that brought you Double Happiness, New Gold Mountain, Lily Blacks, Mr Wow’s Emporium & just recently, Los Barbudos! Renowned for delivering superior cocktails, knowledgeable bar staff and a merry atmosphere with every new opening; it’s undeniable that they add an edge to Melbourne’s celebrated bar scene. We had a quick chat to Dara about the Melbourne places she’s recommended via Posse:

Dara Simkin's favourite Melbourne places on www.posse.com

Dara Simkin’s favourite Melbourne places on www.posse.com

Lily Blacks

Lily Blacks liquor wall. Photo: facebook.com/lilyblacks

Lily Blacks liquor wall. Photo: facebook.com/lilyblacks

Staff are ridiculous, fun and witty. Pickle menu is unreal. Booze is always flowing. Love love love iron bartender!

New Gold Mountain

New Gold Mountain. Photo: thecoolhunter.net

New Gold Mountain. Photo: thecoolhunter.net

Beautiful decor, high end drinks, sexy date spot. Amazing Horchata!

Double Happiness

Double Happiness. Photo: broadsheet.com.au

Double Happiness. Photo: broadsheet.com.au

Great atmosphere, delicious cocktails, awesome staff. Love the hip hop beats.

Mr Wow’s Emporium

Mr Wow's Emporium. Photo: broadsheet.com.au

Mr Wow’s Emporium. Photo: broadsheet.com.au

Ping pong, bocce, pool and free popcorn! Drinks are delicious and jugs are awesome too. Even a sweet cushy balcony to smoke and hang.

Los Barbudos

Los Barbudos. Photo: thethousands.com.au

Los Barbudos. Photo: thethousands.com.au

Fitroy’s coolest new Cuban bar!”

The Premises

The Premises. Photo: footscrayfoodblog.blogspot.com.au

The Premises. Photo: footscrayfoodblog.blogspot.com.au

Best brunch and coffee in Melbs.

Lentil as Anything

Lentil as Anything. Photo: smh.com.au

Lentil as Anything. Photo: smh.com.au

I eat here once a week. Vegetarian food made well.

Tip: Heading to a new city? Find the places your friends (and their friends) love via social search engine www.posse.com