Cellar Bar at The Grace Darling Hotel

  20 reviews  – 
Smith Street, 114, Melbourne, 3066
Collingwood

Maurice M.

About this space

The candlelit Cellar Bar provides a shadowy, rustic and intimate atmosphere for both sit-down meals with full table service or cocktail events.

The independent bar and sound system allow this totally private dining area to be transformed into your own space for up to 60 seated guests or 80 standing.


Event offers and packages

Christmas Party Offers

Festive menu
$45 per person
2 course - $45
3 course - $55

Include selection of:
Starters
Main plates
Side dishes
Desserts

A 7.5% weekend surcharge will apply on Saturday and Sunday
CANAPE SELECTION
$150 total
$5 PER PIECE

The minimum Order for All Canapes is 30 Pieces.
All of Our Canapes Are Made to Order and We Will Require Your Selection Minimum One Week Before Your Event. Please Notify Us of Any Dietary Requirements in Advance. A 7.5% Weekend Surcharge Will Apply on Saturday and Sunday

Seafood
Corn Dusted Calamari, Pickled Peppercorn Aioli Gf Nf Df Fish and Chips Cones Gfo Df Nf
Thai Crab Cakes, Chilli Sambal Gf Nf Df
Gin Cured Trout Crostini, Quark Nf

Meat
Wagyu Beef Sliders Nf
Pork and Fennel Sausage Rolls Nf Df
Beef Cheek Party Pies, Housemade Bbq Sauce Nf Fried Chicken Ribs, Aioli Gfo Nf Df

Vegetarian
Chickpea and Haloumi Sliders Nf
Curried Spinach and Paneer Samosas, Mango Chutney Nf Mushroom and Caramelised Onion Tartlets Nf Df Fried Polenta & Parmesan Chips Cups, Sour Cream Gf Nf Df

Vegan
Zucchini Kofta, Chilli Vegan Aioli Gf Df Corn and Black Bean Arancini Gf Df Buffalo Glazed Fried Cauliflower Gf Nf Df Tempura Eggplant, Miso Caramel Gf Nf Df

Sweet
Blueberry & Almond Danish Pastries Df Lemon Curd Tartsnf Raspberry Jam Donuts Nf
Gf - Gluten Free Gfo - Guten Free Option Df - Dairy Free
Nf - Nut Free

Prices

Sunday
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Per session
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00 am. All prices include GST.
SEAFOOD:
CORN DUSTED CALAMARI, PICKLED PEPPERCORN AIOLI $3.50
FISH AND CHIPS CONES $4
THAI CRAB CAKES, CHILLI SAMBAL $5
GIN CURED TROUT, CROSTINI, QUARK $3.50

VEGETARIAN:
CHICKPEA AND HALOUMI SLIDER $4
CURRIED SPINACH AND PANEER SAMOSA $4
MUSHROOM AND CARAMELISED ONION TARTLETS $4
FRIED POLENTA & PARMESAN CHIPS, SOUR CREAM $2.50

MEAT:
BEEF SLIDERS $4
PORK AND FENNEL SAUSAGE ROLLLS $3.50
BEEF CHEEK PARTY PIES $5
FRIED CHICKEN RIBS, RANCH $3
THAI BEEF SALAD WRAPS $3

VEGAN:
ZUCCHINI KOFTA $4
CORN AND BLACK BEAN ARANCINI $4
BUFFALO GLAZED FRIED CAULIFLOWER $3.50
TEMPURA EGGPLANT, MISO CARAMEL $4

Please contact us for detailed information on more options and prices.
Monday
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Per session
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00 am. All prices include GST.
SEAFOOD:
CORN DUSTED CALAMARI, PICKLED PEPPERCORN AIOLI $3.50
FISH AND CHIPS CONES $4
THAI CRAB CAKES, CHILLI SAMBAL $5
GIN CURED TROUT, CROSTINI, QUARK $3.50

VEGETARIAN:
CHICKPEA AND HALOUMI SLIDER $4
CURRIED SPINACH AND PANEER SAMOSA $4
MUSHROOM AND CARAMELISED ONION TARTLETS $4
FRIED POLENTA & PARMESAN CHIPS, SOUR CREAM $2.50

MEAT:
BEEF SLIDERS $4
PORK AND FENNEL SAUSAGE ROLLLS $3.50
BEEF CHEEK PARTY PIES $5
FRIED CHICKEN RIBS, RANCH $3
THAI BEEF SALAD WRAPS $3

VEGAN:
ZUCCHINI KOFTA $4
CORN AND BLACK BEAN ARANCINI $4
BUFFALO GLAZED FRIED CAULIFLOWER $3.50
TEMPURA EGGPLANT, MISO CARAMEL $4

Please contact us for detailed information on more options and prices.
Tuesday
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Per session
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00 am. All prices include GST.
SEAFOOD:
CORN DUSTED CALAMARI, PICKLED PEPPERCORN AIOLI $3.50
FISH AND CHIPS CONES $4
THAI CRAB CAKES, CHILLI SAMBAL $5
GIN CURED TROUT, CROSTINI, QUARK $3.50

VEGETARIAN:
CHICKPEA AND HALOUMI SLIDER $4
CURRIED SPINACH AND PANEER SAMOSA $4
MUSHROOM AND CARAMELISED ONION TARTLETS $4
FRIED POLENTA & PARMESAN CHIPS, SOUR CREAM $2.50

MEAT:
BEEF SLIDERS $4
PORK AND FENNEL SAUSAGE ROLLLS $3.50
BEEF CHEEK PARTY PIES $5
FRIED CHICKEN RIBS, RANCH $3
THAI BEEF SALAD WRAPS $3

VEGAN:
ZUCCHINI KOFTA $4
CORN AND BLACK BEAN ARANCINI $4
BUFFALO GLAZED FRIED CAULIFLOWER $3.50
TEMPURA EGGPLANT, MISO CARAMEL $4

Please contact us for detailed information on more options and prices.
Wednesday
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Per session
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00 am. All prices include GST.
SEAFOOD:
CORN DUSTED CALAMARI, PICKLED PEPPERCORN AIOLI $3.50
FISH AND CHIPS CONES $4
THAI CRAB CAKES, CHILLI SAMBAL $5
GIN CURED TROUT, CROSTINI, QUARK $3.50

VEGETARIAN:
CHICKPEA AND HALOUMI SLIDER $4
CURRIED SPINACH AND PANEER SAMOSA $4
MUSHROOM AND CARAMELISED ONION TARTLETS $4
FRIED POLENTA & PARMESAN CHIPS, SOUR CREAM $2.50

MEAT:
BEEF SLIDERS $4
PORK AND FENNEL SAUSAGE ROLLLS $3.50
BEEF CHEEK PARTY PIES $5
FRIED CHICKEN RIBS, RANCH $3
THAI BEEF SALAD WRAPS $3

VEGAN:
ZUCCHINI KOFTA $4
CORN AND BLACK BEAN ARANCINI $4
BUFFALO GLAZED FRIED CAULIFLOWER $3.50
TEMPURA EGGPLANT, MISO CARAMEL $4

Please contact us for detailed information on more options and prices.
Thursday
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Per session
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00 am. All prices include GST.
SEAFOOD:
CORN DUSTED CALAMARI, PICKLED PEPPERCORN AIOLI $3.50
FISH AND CHIPS CONES $4
THAI CRAB CAKES, CHILLI SAMBAL $5
GIN CURED TROUT, CROSTINI, QUARK $3.50

VEGETARIAN:
CHICKPEA AND HALOUMI SLIDER $4
CURRIED SPINACH AND PANEER SAMOSA $4
MUSHROOM AND CARAMELISED ONION TARTLETS $4
FRIED POLENTA & PARMESAN CHIPS, SOUR CREAM $2.50

MEAT:
BEEF SLIDERS $4
PORK AND FENNEL SAUSAGE ROLLLS $3.50
BEEF CHEEK PARTY PIES $5
FRIED CHICKEN RIBS, RANCH $3
THAI BEEF SALAD WRAPS $3

VEGAN:
ZUCCHINI KOFTA $4
CORN AND BLACK BEAN ARANCINI $4
BUFFALO GLAZED FRIED CAULIFLOWER $3.50
TEMPURA EGGPLANT, MISO CARAMEL $4

Please contact us for detailed information on more options and prices.
Friday
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Per session
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00 am. All prices include GST.
SEAFOOD:
CORN DUSTED CALAMARI, PICKLED PEPPERCORN AIOLI $3.50
FISH AND CHIPS CONES $4
THAI CRAB CAKES, CHILLI SAMBAL $5
GIN CURED TROUT, CROSTINI, QUARK $3.50

VEGETARIAN:
CHICKPEA AND HALOUMI SLIDER $4
CURRIED SPINACH AND PANEER SAMOSA $4
MUSHROOM AND CARAMELISED ONION TARTLETS $4
FRIED POLENTA & PARMESAN CHIPS, SOUR CREAM $2.50

MEAT:
BEEF SLIDERS $4
PORK AND FENNEL SAUSAGE ROLLLS $3.50
BEEF CHEEK PARTY PIES $5
FRIED CHICKEN RIBS, RANCH $3
THAI BEEF SALAD WRAPS $3

VEGAN:
ZUCCHINI KOFTA $4
CORN AND BLACK BEAN ARANCINI $4
BUFFALO GLAZED FRIED CAULIFLOWER $3.50
TEMPURA EGGPLANT, MISO CARAMEL $4

Please contact us for detailed information on more options and prices.
Saturday
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Per session
9:00 am – 1:00 am
from $2000 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 1:00 am. All prices include GST.
SEAFOOD:
CORN DUSTED CALAMARI, PICKLED PEPPERCORN AIOLI $3.50
FISH AND CHIPS CONES $4
THAI CRAB CAKES, CHILLI SAMBAL $5
GIN CURED TROUT, CROSTINI, QUARK $3.50

VEGETARIAN:
CHICKPEA AND HALOUMI SLIDER $4
CURRIED SPINACH AND PANEER SAMOSA $4
MUSHROOM AND CARAMELISED ONION TARTLETS $4
FRIED POLENTA & PARMESAN CHIPS, SOUR CREAM $2.50

MEAT:
BEEF SLIDERS $4
PORK AND FENNEL SAUSAGE ROLLLS $3.50
BEEF CHEEK PARTY PIES $5
FRIED CHICKEN RIBS, RANCH $3
THAI BEEF SALAD WRAPS $3

VEGAN:
ZUCCHINI KOFTA $4
CORN AND BLACK BEAN ARANCINI $4
BUFFALO GLAZED FRIED CAULIFLOWER $3.50
TEMPURA EGGPLANT, MISO CARAMEL $4

Please contact us for detailed information on more options and prices.

Capacity

Standing
up to 80
Dining
up to 60
Cabaret
up to 24

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering not allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Projector
Air conditioning
Fully equipped bar
Independant PA, own music can be played
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Natural light
Storage space
Accommodation available
Parking available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
PA system / music speakers available

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Rules of the space

Allowed events

Promoted / ticketed events
Loud music / events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

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Response rate: 100%

About The Grace Darling Hotel

Located in the heart of vibrant Smith St Collingwood, the Grace has established itself as one of inner city Melbourne's best function venues and is the perfect place for your event.

Built in 1852, Melbourne's second oldest hotel has been beautifully and stylishly refurbished and offers 3 fully equipped, unique and exclusive spaces for events up to 200 people.

We have hosted a wide range of events that have made us truly adaptable...from sit down dinner parties for 10 to 100 people, cocktail parties, weddings, product launches, corporate events and almost every other event imaginable.

Our professional function team can create the perfect food and beverage package to suit your needs and can tailor your event to your specific requirements and host an event to remember.


Other spaces and event packages at this venue

from $6000
minimum spend / per evening
from $1000
minimum spend / per evening

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