Walk into The Tipsy Cow, and you'll find one of the most dog-friendly bars in Melbourne. A cosy backyard courtyard with heating is perfect for sipping drinks with your furry friend right by your side. The friendly staff can't wait to give you and your pup attention, offer tasty treats and ensure your four-legged companion is as comfortable as possible. They even host dog parties so you and your pup can celebrate their special day.

Dog getting treat from the Tipsy Cow bar in Port Melbourne

Thanks to the warm ambience and friendly vibes, the cosy atmosphere is inviting, even on a chilly winter evening. Their menu is extensive and delicious, featuring tasty cocktails and grazing boards. Loyal customers rave about the consistent quality and service, making it a favourite hangout for people and pups. This is the place to be if you're looking for a spot to relax with your dog, enjoy great food, and soak in good vibes.

The Menu at The Tipsy Cow

The menu offers various options, each with vibrant and comforting flavours, ideal for a relaxed, sociable evening. It is perfectly tailored for sharing while sipping on their exquisite cocktails.

The Food

The food at The Tipsy Cow: Cocktail & Tapas Bar offers delightfully tasty options, perfect for sharing with family and friends. Each dish delivers vibrant and comforting flavours. The menu offers a variety of options to satisfy every palate.

The grazing boards at The Tipsy Cow are a highlight. Whether you're a cheese lover or prefer a mix of charcuterie, there's something for everyone. The Cheese Board features a selection of fine cheeses complemented by fresh fruits, nuts, and artisanal crackers. The Charcuterie Board offers an array of cured meats paired with pickles and olives, creating a perfect balance of flavours. For those who want a bit of everything, the Large Grazing Board combines cheese and charcuterie, ensuring a delightful mix of tastes and textures. The Buttermilk Chicken and Chips Board adds a tasty crunch with crispy chicken and perfectly seasoned chips, making it a crowd favourite.

Chicken and chips grazing board at the Tipsy Cow

The tapas selection is equally impressive, offering a variety of small plates that are perfect for sharing. The Arancini Balls are crispy on the outside with a creamy, cheesy centre, a must-try for any cheese lover. The Crispy Calamari is light and tender, served with a zesty aioli that perfectly complements the dish. The chefs pack the Gammon Croquettes with flavour, combining rich Gammon taste and a crispy exterior. They craft each dish for friends to enjoy together, making the croquettes ideal for a tapas-style feast.

Arancini Balls at the Tipsy Cow Port Melbourne

The Drinks

At The Tipsy Cow: Cocktail & Tapas Bar, the drinks are as much a highlight as the food. With a diverse and extensive menu, there's something for everyone, whether you're a cocktail connoisseur, a wine enthusiast, or a beer lover.

The cocktail menu is a standout, featuring both classic favourites and innovative new creations. The Seasonal Cocktails are a must-try, offering fresh and unique flavours that change with the seasons. For a refreshing option, try the Spring Spritz or the Summer Breeze. If you prefer something warm, the Hot Cocktails like the Mulled Wine are perfect for a cosy night out.

Cocktail an the Tipsy Cow

The Signature Cocktails are expertly crafted and include options like the rich and velvety Espresso Martini and the classic Old Fashioned. The Dessert Cocktails provide a sweet end to your meal, with choices like the indulgent Chocolate Martini and the creamy Banana Split. For those who prefer non-alcoholic options, the Softails offer a delightful range of mocktails, ensuring everyone can enjoy a delicious drink​.

Old Fashioned Cocktail an the Tipsy Cow

Wine lovers will appreciate the carefully curated wine list at The Tipsy Cow. Featuring a range of Australian and international wines perfect for pairing with any dish. For beer enthusiasts, The Tipsy Cow offers an selective range of brews, from local craft beers to some popular international labels.  Spirits enthusiasts are also well-catered for, with a wide selection of high-quality options.

Dog Parties at The Tipsy Cow

The Tipsy Cow understands the incredible bond between you and your furry best friend. Whether it's their actual birthday, adopt-aversary, bark-mitzvah, or any other canine celebration, mark the occasion with an utterly pawsome party.

Your four-legged pal's closest furry friends (and their humans) can gather in this cozy spot, tails wagging with delight as you create lasting memories. The staff pulls out all the stops with a puppy-themed extravaganza - tasty treats, belly rubs galore, and all the love your pup could want.

Port Melbourne dog-friendly bar, The Tipsy Cow

Location and Visiting The Tipsy Cow

The Tipsy Cow: Cocktail & Tapas Bar is a dog-friendly bar in Port Melbourne, making it an ideal spot for locals and visitors alike. If you're driving, there's ample street parking available, so you won't have to worry about finding a spot.