Functions & Special Events Packages!

Merchant Lane has established itself as one of the Peninsula’s premier and most unique venues. Enjoy fantastic food with a huge range of craft beers and incredible cocktails, all served with style & flair, in an atmosphere with some of Melbourne’s Best DJ’s playing Friday and Saturday nights.

Whatever your upcoming special event is, allow our dedicated functions team to not only meet but exceed your expectations ensuring your special event is nothing short of spectacular!

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Cocktail 120 people maximum
Availability:  Monday – Tuesday 5pm – 9pm
Thursday – Sunday 5pm – 9pm

Exclusive bar – Bar tabs welcome: Min. $1,000 – Food not included

• Full canapé packages available

(Min. of 5 Platters of food must be ordered per function, due to responsible service of alcohol)

• Small stage

• Music supplied/DJ optional at cost

• Microphone

• LED Screen

• Area exclusive to you and all your guests between 5pm-9pm

• Opens to public at 9pm

• Ruby DJ from 9pm-3am

• All guests welcome to stay on free of charge

Non refundable deposit required to secure space – $500


Cocktail 30 people maximum
Availability: Monday – Sunday
from 5pm – Close

• Exclusive bar – bar tabs welcome and completely flexible

• Full canapé packages available

• Exclusive to you and all your guests
(til 9pm Friday & Saturday Nights)

• Opens to public @ 9pm Friday and Saturday Nights

• All guests welcome to stay on free of charge
on a Friday & Saturday night til 3am

• Minimum spend in Main Street Lounge Area – $750

Non refundable deposit required to secure space – $500

These function areas are all incredibly popular and are heavily booked all year round!
Please book as far in advance as possible to ensure you lock in the date you desire.

For all functions enquiries please phone our Functions Manager
Jade directly on 0452 422 744 or email 24/7 to:

Merchant Canapés

All cocktail (standing functions) must have food served during your function
to ensure the responsible service of alcohol obligations of the venue are met.
All platters ordered will come out of your minimum spend requirements.

Vegetable Spring Rolls with Dipping Sauce (v)
(40 pieces) $45

Lime & Paprika Chicken Skewers
(40 pieces) $80

Mushroom & Pecorino Arancini (v)
(40 pieces) $60

Chorizo & Monachageo Croquets
(40 pieces) $70

Lime and Sumac Beef Skewers
(40 pieces) $80

Wild Mushrooms Tarts with Sea Salt (v)
(40 pieces) $45

Goats Cheese, Caramelised Onion & Roasted Red Pepper Quesadilla (v)
(40 pieces) $50

Wagyu Beef Sliders
(40 pieces) $80

Pulled Pork Slider with Apple and Fennel Slaw
(40 pieces) $80

Salt & Pepper Calamari Cones
(40 pieces) $85

Braised Pork Buns With Cucumber and Hoisin
(40 pieces) $90

If any of your guests have specific dietary requirements that were not met by the above menu, please discuss with our functions team and we will suggest some other options that are available

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Are children under 18 allowed on the premises?
A: With regards to minors, we ask them to vacate by no later than 9pm – all minors must be accompanied by their own parent or legal guardian at all times.

Q: Is there an ATM, eftpos and pay pass facilities at the venue?
A: Yes, to all three.

Q: Can we bring our own decorations/photo boards?
A: Yes, but please just use blue tack when putting everything on walls.

Q: Can you assist me with decorations, DJ bookings, trivia, marriage celebrants, duos etc.
A: Yes, we can! Our team has booked every style of function over many years no request is too hard or too big – just ask!

Q: Can we setup our function outside of our function hours?
A: Yes, please just let us know what time you would like to do this and we will ensure we can accommodate.

Q: Can we bring a birthday cake?
A: Yes, you are welcome to bring your own birthday cake.

Q: Can I specify what drinks I want to make available to my guests at my function?
A: Yes, simply let us know what drinks your would like to make available to your guests prior to your function and we will ensure that your request will be honoured throughout your function.


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