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What's on Everybody's Plate in 2024?

By Bree Pagliuso|

Take a delicious adventure and explore our 2024 menus, designed to celebrate the simplicity, inclusivity, and vibrant culture that defines our magnificent region, Victoria.

Our new menus mirror global trends, offering sustainability, inclusivity, and a taste of the local scene with diverse dietary options and local supplier showcases.

"Listening to our customer feedback, we've simplified their experience with clear labels for vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options, now available across all our offerings. We're excited to introduce "Everybody's Plate"—our bold move to cater to all tastes and dietary needs without sacrificing flavour. This year is all about making every dish inclusive and enjoyable for everyone." -  Karl Edmonds, Executive Sous Chef

Experience new tastes, rediscover old favourites, and enjoy our creative twists on classics.

Let’s dive into what makes our 2024 menus stand out.
For every taste

Meet Everybody's Plate— our new menu selection, designed with diversity in every bite! With something for everyone, when you choose Everybody's Plate, guests can enjoy dishes that satisfy all tastes and dietary requirements without compromising flavour and variety. 

Kind to the planet

We're not just into flavours; we're committed to being responsible . Our food is sourced with care to reduce waste and contribute positively to our environment. Every bite you take is a small step towards a more sustainable future.

A burst of flavours

Victoria's food scene is a melting pot of influences, and our menu reflects just that. Dive into diverse flavours that celebrate the different cultures that make Victoria special.

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A tapestry of cultures

Under our roof, it's not just about serving food; it's about celebrating the rich tapestry of Victoria's diverse cultures. Our dishes shine a spotlight on the food traditions of the region, bringing you closer to Victoria's lively communities. 

Creating memorable moments

We believe every dish has a story to tell. Our aim isn't just to serve food; it's to create moments that linger long after your meal. And the drinks? They're not just beverages; they're companions to your food, conversation starters while you network, or the star of happy hour; from crafted cocktails to carefully chosen local wines, we know how to make moments last. 

Supporting local communities

Our love for Victoria extends beyond the kitchen. We actively partner with local producers, giving a nod to our community through our menus. Join us in supporting local businesses and building connections beyond the plate.

Our dishes are more than a meal—they're a moment. Join us on a culinary adventure in 2024, where Victoria's laid-back charm, warm hospitality, and lively spirit blend into a tasty menu selection. 

Planning your event? Explore and be inspired by our 2024 menus