A bar combining boutique beer from across Australia with Australian cuisine. You'll find the Archive Beer Boutique in the West End.
The beer range is massive, with drops from Barons, Fish Rock, James Squire, Little Creatures, Lord Nelson Brewery, Mountain Goat and more ...read more
Great, full flavoured food served promptly and in generous portions, a fantastic bevy of craft beers and your usual cider suspects and a friendly swathe of locals really make Archive such a solid spot to catch up for hours and hours. Warm in winter under the outdoor heaters and cool in summer it's a perfect spot all year round. Pull up a pew and sink a few at Archive!
Archive will always be the OG beer boutique! While a couple of others have popped up recently, Archive is the most spacious, quirky one and has the most extensive list of beers on the menu - I think the menu is like 4 pages long (wouldn't be surprised if it's longer), in small print too! Awesome ambience too - I always bring tourists here if I'm showing themread more
I feel a bit sorry for Archive because a couple of other craft beer pubs have popped up on Boundary St and are trying to copy or improve on what Archive do. The others just feel a bit too kitsch and a bit too contrived. Archive is a clean, fun, relaxed place with good music, good food, a good vibe, a couple of pool tables and a table tennis table. The couches are cosy and itread more
Funky archive, why have I not reviewed you before? I love the atmosphere this place gets on weekends. I tend to stay longer than planned each time I walk through the door. I've not eaten here yet, but each time I come I try a different brew. Staff here are patient with indecision... Which you might experience at the bar. There are quite a few craft beers on tapread more