A venue specialising in Corporate Functions, Special Events and Weddings.
- Iconic and spectacular venue in the heart of the Melbourne CBD
- Breathtaking Spanish Rococo Architecture, high ceilings and original crystal chandeliers
- A contemporary dining experience inspired by Melbourne's food culture
The Plaza Ballroom is conveniently situated in the heart of Melbourne's city centre accessible by public transport, on Collins Street, at the famous Regent Theatre.
Our Executive Chef, David Ricardo brings over 20 years of experience to the role, in top restaurants both in Melbourne and Hong Kong. He believes that event style dining should echo the same level of passion and quality that Melbourne has come to expect from its restaurants.
Having previously won two chef’s hats as Head Chef at Pearl Restaurant & Bar, and having hosted The Age Good Food Awards two years in a row – dishing up for some of the very best chefs and restauranteurs in the business - David’s menus are inspired by today’s food culture and promise a gastronomic and contemporary experience for everyone on your guest list.
Marriner Group also plays host to some of the most famous theatre shows in the world. Combine an evening at the theatre with a dinner or cocktail function in one of the theatres' private suites for an unforgettable night out with clients or colleagues.
Let our Production and Theming Department arrange for all your technical needs. Nobody knows our venues like we do. It makes sense that we are able to provide you with the very best expertise in the most cost efficient manner. We can also assist with everything from linen, napery, centrepieces and florals to furniture, staging, catwalks and props.
Awarded 'Venue Caterer of the Year' at the Restaurant and Catering Awards for Excellence.
Host to The Age Good Food Awards 2016 & 2017.
Host of a sold out event as part of the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival the last four years in a row.