The 3 best CBD venues to head for a pre-game feed and drink

Men standing drinking in a pub near Brady Hotels Jones Lane


1. The Duke of Wellington- located directly across from Federation Square and Flinders Street Station, this is the closest venue to the 'G only a short stroll or tram ride away. Their sports bar has big screens showing all AFL and AFLW games. You can also book a Bottomless Footy Feast and receive 2 hours of bottomless drinks, a main meal and a half time snack

2. The Imperial- on the corner of Spring and Bourke Street across from Parliament, this multi-level venue offers a rooftop bar and sports bar serving hearty pub food and an extensive range of beers on tap.

3. Turf Sports Bar- this classic old school pub on Queen Street offers grills and local draught beers plus 3 big screens to watch the game as well as private booths