Set Menu Choices

We require tables of 8 guests or more to book with a set menu.

You can find examples of our set menus and additional information on functions, deposits, linen, minimum spend requirements and other FAQs below.

Details to meals on our set menu choices can be found on our full a la carte menu.

Use the menus to reference function choice ideas or choose alternative meals for your guests from the a la carte menu.

You can swap courses around or add to if you prefer which may alter the price per head. 

SET MENU A

ANTIPASTO

Selection of antipasti such as salumi, olives, cheese and grilled vegetables served on sharing platters

(add arancini +$3pp add calamari +$3pp)

-

ALTERNATING MAIN*

Alternating main meals of the following served with roast potatoes and vegetables

Stracotto D'Agnello, Saltimbocca Di Pollo, Pesce Del Giorno

-

CAFFÈ 

Coffee, tea or hot chocolate

$60pp

SET MENU Bruschettina

BRUSCHETTE E OLIVE

Selection of mixed bruschetta and olives for your guests to share

-

DUETTO DI PASTA

Two pasta dishes served together as a duo for each guest

-

ALTERNATING MAIN*

Alternating main meals of the following served with roast potatoes and vegetables

Stracotto D'Agnello, Saltimbocca Di Pollo, Pesce Del Giorno

-

CAFFÈ 

Coffee, tea or hot chocolate

$70pp 

SET MENU Con Dolce

ANTIPASTO

Selection of antipasti such as salumi, olives, cheese and grilled vegetables served on sharing platters

(add arancini +$3pp add calamari +$3pp)

-

DUETTO DI PASTA

Two pasta dishes served together as a duo for each guest

-

ALTERNATING MAIN*

Alternating main meals of the following served with roast potatoes and vegetables

Veal Scaloppine, Capretto Al Forno, Pesce Del Giorno

-

DOLCE

Dessert of the day

CAFFÈ 

Coffee, tea or hot chocolate

$90pp 

SET MENU D'oro

ANTIPASTO

Selection of antipasti such as salumi, olives, cheese and grilled vegetables served on sharing platters

(add arancini +$3pp add calamari +$3pp)

-

DUETTO DI PASTA

Two pasta dishes served together as a duo for each guest

-

ALTERNATING MAIN*

Alternating main meals of the following served with roast potatoes and vegetables

Stracotto D'Agnello, Saltimbocca Di Pollo, Pesce Del Giorno

-

CAFFÈ 

Coffee, tea or hot chocolate

$80pp 

 Our most requested menu. 

*Alternative dishes for dietary requirements such as Vegetarian, lactose/gluten free or other can be arranged. 

The above function menus are standard and popular course choices, you can discuss changes with our function co ordinator.

Set menu details can be changed, altered or added. Changes may incur an extra charge.

Additional $5pp for guests choice of main.

MORE INFO AND FAQs BELOW

 
Dinner Party

 

SPECIAL BANQUET $180pp

(min 30 to max 50 guests for this option)

SPRITZ & PROSECCO ON ARRIVAL

You and your guests will be greeted with an Italian Spritz or sparkling Prosecco on arrival in our bar room. 

 

GRAZING ANTIPASTO TABLE

Mingle and enjoy a stand up grazing table filled with artfully arranged cold meats, selection of gourmet Italian cheeses, grilled veggies, arancini, calamari and other grazing delicacies. 

 

MAIN MEAL

From there you will move into the Main Dining Room where you and your guests will enjoy a sit down banquet meal to be shared with matching wines. 

 

DESSERT TABLE

Finally, a dessert table for all your guests to finish off with.

 

STAND UP COCKTAIL FUNCTIONS

We have recently had an increased interest in private stand up cocktail events which have been a great success.

We have held these functions in our bar room with by-folding doors that open up onto bustling BRUNSWICK EAST Lygon St.

Minimum fee for stand up cocktail event is from $3000.

Cocktail food menu starts from $60pp and does not include beverages.

We cater a cocktail menu which is specific to you and your special event.

Drinks are charged separately.

DRINK CHOICES AND PACKAGES

There are a few options from which to choose from, but it must apply to the whole party.

We apologise in advance, but we do not do half and half.

Option 1: Bar Tab: Nominate an amount for your drink's tab. Drinks are served to your table by your waiter as ordered by your guests. No limit to types of beverage unless stated by yourself. When Tab limit is reached you will be notified and can choose to increase tab or stop. Bill is paid at end of event.

Option 2: Add to Bill: Order drinks from our menu as desired. Bill will be presented at the end of the function for all beverages consumed. No limit to types of beverage unless stated.

 

Option 3: Drink Package: $60pp for 3 hours. Includes all drinks from drinks menu and house wine. Excludes spirits & cocktails.

 

For Children: Basic Soft Drink Package and juice package $15pp for 3 hours.

 

More Info about drink packages:

Drink package applies to the whole party

 

Unlimited drinks served for 3 hours starting from time of reservation or first arrival.

 

We give table service, so please order through your waiter, unless otherwise organised.

Spirits are not included Price quoted is per person.

 

All guests from event must take the same drinks package, sorry no adjustments to this.

 
ADDITIONAL FUNCTION INFORMATION & FAQ

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Function Menu 

We require tables of 10 guests or more to book with a set menu.

You can find examples of our set menus above and additional information here.

Details to set menu choices can be found on our full a La carte menu.

Use the menus to reference function choice ideas or choose alternative meals for your guests from the a la carte menu.

You can swap courses around or add to if you prefer which may alter the price per head. 

Dietary Requirements and Finer Details

Once you have chosen a set menu, we can discuss the finer details.

We are happy to cater to specific needs and dietary requirements such as Vegetarian, Vegan, LF, GF, etc and these can all be discussed and finalised before the event.

 

Drinks

Usually the best option is drinks on consumption and paid at the end of the night - the drink packages are more tailored to corporate events and are not necessary for intimate family celebrations.

We have table service.

There is no ordering facility at the bar.

The barista receives orders from the waiter assigned to your table.

Some hosts prefer to order bottles of wine and drinks for the table rather than have guests order off the drinks menu and this can also be arranged.

Payment

We require 20% deposit to secure a booking. 

Function deposits must be paid one month prior to the function date.

The remaining can be paid at the end of the night with the deposit deducted from the bill. We do not split bills. We will accept up to 2 cards maximum per table. It is best to advise your guests to bring cash if paying separately. 

 

We require 48hrs notice for no shows or guests that can not attend.

100% charge will apply after 48hrs notice

 

Private Room

Minimum charge for use of a private room is $3500 for Main Room and $3000 for Bar Room. This includes all meals and drinks. 

Use of entire venue including fireplace lounge area is $7000.

Minimum charge for use of private bar room on weeknights/days is $2500. 

Minimum charge for group luncheon is from $2000 in order for us to open on an other-wised closed time and does not guarantee private room. 

You may not be assigned a private space unless request is granted and secured with deposit. 

If a private space is required, please request at time of booking as space quickly fills up and may not be available.

If minimum spend is not reached the remaining amount will act as a hiring fee. 

Time

Lunch bookings are from 12pm - 4pm

Dinner bookings are from 6pm - 10pm

Exceptions may be granted, but must be approved beforehand and will incur additional charges of $500 per hour. 

 

Table Set Up 

Depending on the number of guests the arrangement of tables will be that which is both comfortable for your guests and convenient for staff to serve. For this reason, we do not allow hosts to design table lay out, but will take into consideration any wishes and happy to discuss preferred options.

Cake and decorations can be delivered prior to your function at an agreed time

Decorations, flower arrangements, menu design/prints and place setting can be arranged separately and at an additional cost.

We can recommend designers and decorators who have successfully collaborated with us in the past.

ADDITIONAL POPULAR COURSE EXTRAS PRICED PER PERSON (pp)

Aperitivo

Let our waiters greet your guests on arrival with an aperitif such as Campari / Aperol Spritz or Prosecco

12 pp

Price applies when this option is applied to all guests, not partial guests - no exceptions.

Bruschetta and Garlic bread

added to choice A or C

6.5 pp

Salad

to be shared at your table with mains

5pp

 

Alcohol 

We are fully licenced and  do not allow BYO alcohol into functions, refer to drink choices and packages.

If you have a special bottle of champagne that you would like to enjoy with your celebratory cake we will allow that at $20 corkage per bottle.

Cake

Bring your own chosen celebratory cake

2 pp

Add desserts

12pp

 

Cheese/fruit platter

15pp

 

Linen - POA

We do not dress our tables with linen, however you can request white linen priced after table settings and final numbers are discussed or you can choose to have it all designed with your chosen event decorator.

Children's set menu

Children's set menu start at minimum $35pp for entree pasta & cotoletta.

Children's menu N/A for Saturday Functions.