Are you looking for somewhere to host your next birthday celebration in Melbourne? We have found the best venues for intimate parties ranging from smaller cocktail style events, to dinners with your nearest and dearest. Check out our pick of the bunch to choose the right space for you.
O’Connell’s, South Melbourne
O’Connell’s has been at the forefront of pub gastronomy in Melbourne since its inception over 140 years ago. Renowned for its award-winning food and service you can be assured your guests will be leaving with their expectations exceeded.
The Upstairs Private Dining Rooms are the perfect spaces to host a seated birthday party. Each room features a fireplace and large windows with stunning views towards the city and the surrounding streets and parkland. The main dining space can accommodate up to 24 guests, the other two intimate spaces can seat a maximum of 10 guests each.
O’Connell’s offer a range of function packages, with their set menu starting at $65 per person and beverage packages from $55pp.
Middle Park Hotel, Middle Park
Standing tall on Canterbury Road in Middle Park, is the Middle Park Hotel. For an intimate cocktail style birthday, Middle Park offer flexible spaces both private and semi-private.
There is plenty of space to reserve your own section of the longest continuous bar in Australia. The team can help you with canape or beverage packages. Middle Park also offer bar tab options on consumption.
Food and beverage packages are available to simplify your night.
The Imperial, Bourke Street, Mebourne
Established in 1863, the Imperial Hotel is one of Melbourne’s oldest pubs. It offers a range of spaces ideal for your next birthday party. Situated at the Parliament end of Bourke St, Imperial offers stunning views of Parliament House and the Parliament Gardens, making it the perfect setting to impress your guests.
The Parliament Room is a light filled space with beautiful views towards Parliament House, this space is perfect for a birthday celebration for up to 50 guests. Alternatively for a smaller group, Imperial offers the Treasury Room. Imperial have beverage and canape packages available to order.
The Vincent, Albert Park
An icon of the Albert Park landscape is The Vincent, offering a range of flexible function spaces with subtle and elegant styling your guests are going to feel right at home in this stunning venue.
The Emerald Room features elegant décor, its own private bar and can cater to private birthday parties. This sophisticated space gives your guests plenty of opportunities to move around the space to mingle.The Boardroom is the pinnacle of birthday dinner party spaces, designed to set the mood from the moment your guests walk in. Located on the first floor this space can cater to a maximum of 18 guests.
The Boardroom is the pinnacle of birthday dinner party spaces, designed to set the mood from the moment your guests walk in. Located on the first floor this space can cater to a maximum of 18 guests.
Alternatively, for a space that can cater to 50 guests, The Vincent offers the Wine Lounge. This glamorous space is the perfect setting for an elegant cocktail party. Featuring a private cocktail bar, open fire place and private entrance any celebration will feel extra special in the Wine Lounge.