Whether you’re out to impress a corporate client, getting to know your team mates or bringing the family together for a special celebration, there are stylish dining rooms in Melbourne to suit your occasion.
Melbourne Venue Company’s private and semi-private dining rooms offer the best of both worlds: a beautiful setting and delicious food in the intimate setting of a dining room, without the hassle of cooking, cleaning and fussing in the kitchen when you could be with your guests. And the best part – no washing up!
Check out our round up of our best private and semi-private dining rooms in Melbourne for your next special occasion.
505 Wine Room is a relaxed and sophisticated space, offering local and international wines paired with a carefully chosen menu. Upstairs at 505 Wine Room is above the main bar and restaurant, with a spacious and private dining space, exclusive bar and adjoining lounge for pre or post dinner drinks and nibbles.
Find out more about Upstairs at 505 Wine Room here.
O’Connell’s in South Melbourne has been at the forefront of pub gastronomy since opening in the 1990s. The polished pub has a number of elegant function spaces, including the Front Room, a semi-private dining space for up to 28 guests. The large, light-filled room faces onto the pub’s leafy Coventry Street courtyard and features a fireplace.
O’Connell’s offers flexible dining menus, with options for shared or individual entree platters and alternate drop mains.
Find out more about The Front Room at O’Connell’s here.
Share an intimate meal by the fireplace in The Library at South Melbourne’s Golden Gate Hotel. Established in 1853, the recently-renovated hotel is a South Melbourne stalwart oozing character and charm.
The two- and three-course set menus are served family-style and riff on tradition al pub classics with a modern Melbourne twist.
Find out more about The Library at Golden Gate Hotel here.
The East Room is a stately private dining room at the historic Auburn Hotel. Upstairs from the public bar, this dining space is quiet, private and elegant. The private dining menu is served family-style to offer more choices for every guest, with choices of three dishes per course.
Find out more about the East Room at Auburn Hotel here.
Celebrate in style in the Boardroom at The Vincent, housed in one of Albert Park’s grandest heritage buildings. This stylish private dining room can seat up to 14 guests for dinner, which might include dishes such as spicy beef tartar, barramundi dressed with a passionfruit vinaigrette or an espresso crème brûlée.
Find out more about the Boardroom at The Vincent here.