Feast in the East
Melbourne Cup | Tuesday, 6 November
Head to the beach for party vibes at Coogee Pavilion or choose from our variety of bars and restaurants in popular Paddington, the east is serving up a feast of great Cup Day options.
Do things differently this year and watch Melbourne Cup in our neighbourhood speakeasy, celebrating with a cocktail or two. For $55 you’ll enjoy roving canapés in our intimate Paddington basement bar for a relaxed and retro vibe. Settle in for the day with some seasonally-crafted drinks or a glass of bubbly.
Spend Cup Day in Coogee for some beachside fun. On the Ground Floor, everyone’s invited to drop in for some drinks, a bet at the on site TAB, and a casual bite, or treat yourself to freshly shucked oysters and Champagne. Get down early to grab a spot for your group to watch the race and settle in for a day of festivities.
Come and celebrate Cup Day with a delicious feast by the beach in the east. Secure a spot in our lively restaurant on the Ground Floor for $120 each and you’ll enjoy a glass of Chandon Brut or Furphy on arrival, followed by a three-course shared menu. When you’re done with lunch grab some cocktails at the bar and get into the party vibe with our resident DJs playing into the night.
If you want to spend Melbourne Cup with drinks, DJs and dancing overlooking the Coogee Beach shoreline, you can’t beat our Rooftop. For the ultimate party in the east, make sure you get in quick and secure your spot for $85. We’ll have canapés and the usual selection of your favourite drinks and cocktails, on site TAB facilities and resident DJs playing all day and night, and of course, that unbeatable view.
Skip the CBD crowds and head to Potts Point for some seriously good seafood. For $95 you’ll enjoy a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label or Furphy on arrival, followed by a set menu. If you want to really indulge, why not add to your set menu and pre-order our famous lobster rolls, Sydney rock oysters or a magnum of Veuve? The perfect long lunch to laze the afternoon away.
If you’re looking to celebrate Cup Day in elegant surrounds, you can’t go past our intimate two-hatted kitchen in vibrant Paddington. For $200 you will be greeted with a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label on arrival, followed by a four-course seasonal set menu designed by Danielle Alvarez. Once you’ve finished your lunch, wander downstairs to Charlie Parker’s for a seasonally-crafted cocktail or two to perfectly round out your day.
Melbourne Cup and Ms.G’s go together like cheeseburgers and spring rolls (if you haven’t tasted one of these, now’s your chance). This is the perfect place for some fun and delicious food with a party vibe. Head to Potts Point, and settle in for our $95 eight-course banquet that includes a glass of Chandon Brut or Furphy on arrival.
Set yourself up in a prime position this Melbourne Cup and enjoy drinks and canapés in our beautiful front bar. Perfect for groups, please enquire with our team about making the Long Table your own . Includes a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label or Kirin Megumi on arrival, as well as roving canapés.
For an elegant celebration in the east, Hotel Centennial is the perfect spot to place your bets. For $195, join us in the dining room for a glass of NV Ruinart or Kirin Megumi on arrival, followed by a three-course menu by Ben Greeno. Settle in for the day and keep the Champagne flowing with celebrations going into the evening.
Giddy up and get down to The Paddington for a day of fun and festivities in the east. Reserve your spot in our upstairs cocktail bar and for $125 and you’ll enjoy roving canapés and a three-hour beverage package, then head downstairs to continue the celebrations, with DJs playing into the evening.
Make your way to vibrant Paddington on Cup Day and enjoy a casual and carefree long lunch at our lively local, perhaps followed by one of our famous espresso martinis…or two. For $115 you’ll receive a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label or Furphy before enjoying a shared banquet menu. If you’re keen to continue the celebrations, get down to our resident DJ in the front bar.