arcobar functions, events & private dining

arcobar functions, events & private dining


For more than 15 years Arcobar has hosted over 1000 private events & functions, proudly boasting an average star rating of 4.8 out of 5.0 for its events.  Arcobar is a truly unique and spectacular venue space for social, corporate, lifestyle, private dining & celebrations, and even wedding events - with a big outdoor lawn & marque area also available. 

Very few venues in the South East of Melbourne come close to the wonderful, light-filled and open plan design, with views across a private park area, and a huge deck space directly accessible from the venue to enjoy sun-filled afternoons.  Floor to ceiling glass windows provide a truly open-space environment, along with an impressive bar area which often becomes the focal point for many events.

Catering for up to 150 guests with a canape style set-up, or up to 100 guests for a private sit down dinner, Arcobar features;

  • A truly open plan space allowing for a variety of floor plans
  • Free car parking for over 80 cars directly at the front of the venue
  • Disabled friendly access, parking, and facilities 
  • An in-house Function & Events team team offering flexibility in tailoring your event
  • Indoor, balcony, and lawn area options
  • Personalised menus, with all food options made in-house
  • Dance floor area, with no noise restrictions
  • Up to a 1.00am liquor licence option
  • Staging, live music, DJ, and bespoke event services such as cakes, balloons, flowers, and themed options available

To secure an exclusive function or event at our beautiful venue, we require a minimum total spend of $8,000 which can be a combined spend across your customised food package and beverage package options - and bests suits your event. 

To speak with our Function & Event Team, and enquiries about exclusive venue use, call us on 03 9551 1424 or email us at 

Or simply print the Function Form and bring it in to have a chat.

Take a virtual walk thru our venue which was set up and ready for a private dinner function for 70 people, with a dance floor and standing-bar area for guests to kick on late into the night!

Take a tour 

Function Information Booklet
Function Form (For Printing)

testimonials over the past few months...

"Thank you to you and your team for a wonderful function today. The food and service was amazing, everyone is still raving about how great it was. Thanks for making the process so smooth and being so thorough." - Georgia (Social Mothers Day Luncheon)
"My partner & I hosted a function here. Franz and the Arcobar team were extremely accommodating, and we were able to personalise the space. Staff exceeded expectations, they went above & beyond to provide assistance, and the food was delicious. We would highly recommend the venue to others for functions." Yianni (Engagement Party)
"Absolutely Magical night, the food and staff were amazing. Thank you so much!" - Barbara (Joint 60th and 70th)
"My partner and I held our engagement party at Arcobar; great venue, great food and great team. The owners customised the layout to suit us, and we’re thankful for all their efforts to make it a memorable night. Highly recommended!" - Kia (Engagement Party)

"We had our son's 21st birthday at Arcobar. Franz and his team went out of their way to accommodate us and provide our requests. Great food and service, excellent communication. Nothing was too hard - and Franz's experience in the game he plays is outstanding. Well done to you and your team Franz.Will come and have a coffee with you soon!" - Chris and Heather

"Everything was beautiful! I only have one child and to know that she will remember this special day for a long time is very fulfilling. Thank you again for making our day a great one!" - Rosemary (Olivia's Communion Celebration)

"We were impressed with the amazing service, portions and quality of food. Our friends and family had a lot of great things to say! Thank you to Franz and the team for looking after us, and to Gemma the functions coordinator, you really made it a pleasure to work with you all. I actually felt relaxed and enjoyed my son's special day." - Nikky (Nicholas' combined Christening and 1st Birthday Celebration)

"Thank you to Franz and the team at Arcobar! I c
elebrated my daughters 21st without a hitch, you were amazing, accommodating and the food was great! Fantastic venue and not to mention great service too!" - Piera (Natalie's 21st Birthday Celebration)