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Every week there’s something new to experience at the Best events restaurant , the Horn and Hoof Restaurant / Fine Dining. View our current schedule of events below.

Book and pay 24 hours in advance

Nobles Feast for Four

Embark on a carnivorous journey with our Nobles Feast for Four, a majestic feast tailored for meat enthusiasts. Delight in a lavish spread featuring succulent pork knuckle, hearty pork ribs, savory Tyrolean sausages, flavourful country-style sausages, spicy cheese-filled sausages, complemented by robust farmers sausages and juicy turkey pieces.

Accompanied by perfectly roasted potatoes, crisp cabbage, and an array of condiments including our famous house specialty, Dark Forest Bread, Dijon mustard, Horn and Hoof herb-spiced tomato sauce, and pickled capsicum. Fresh produce such as tomatoes, sun-dried tomatoes, lettuce, onions, and radishes add a refreshing touch to the indulgence.

This culinary masterpiece, totalling over 3kg of products, feeds up to 4 and promises an unforgettable dining experience.

The Noble’s Feast is a regal feast to be shared among companions. To ensure a seamless experience, reservations must be made and paid in full, before 5 pm on the day of service, allowing our team the time to meticulously prepare this culinary delight for your dining pleasure. Gather your fellow nobles and relish the opulence of this meat-centric culinary adventure.

December 31 Tuesday 2024

NYE - your own corporate box at the docklands.

Docklands Best Restaurant on NYE

New Years Eve 

With your own Corporate Box to watch the fireworks. 

Only 30 places available

Stay all night until after the fireworks! 

We have only one sitting / no table turnovers

Appetizer 

Tuna Carpaccio (GF) 

Entrée 

Carnivore

Mixed Leaf, with mozzarella, mint, peach, and prosciutto (GF)

Pescatarian 

Mixed Leaf and smoked Salmon, soft Cheese (GF)

Mains

Carnivore

Venison Back Strap with Dark Cherry Sauce & Forbidden black rice (GF)       

Pescatarian 

Black Cod – with crunchy baby potatoes, cucumber and lemon pearls, red caviar and a crab chowder style sauce (GF)

Dessert

           Aussie Christmas Pavlova with Bavarois fluid & fresh berries  

Sorry dietary restriction cannot be accommodated in this menu.

$225 per person

 

Book & Pay 1 Week in Advance

SUCKLING PIG FEAST

suckling pig ffeast

for you next birthday or celebration a delectable delectation 

 

Suckling pigs bred exclusively for Horn and Hoof Restaurant

Grab a group of 8 or more, book and pay 7 days in advance and have a whole pig on your table! 2 or 3 course options.

 These little porkers are bred from the descendants of the Tamworth breed that came over on the first fleet to Australia.  They are free farmed on the rolling plains near Strathalbyn in South Australia by a retired SAS serviceman and his family.  They have a unique flavour (it really is a delicacy), slow cooked over 8 hours, served with pickles and roasted vegetables. 

Entrée – Mixed pickled salads / Dark                 Bavarian Rye Bread

Main – Suckling Pig & Vegetable Medley

Desserts – Decadent Grand Marnier Cake

3 Courses – $103 per person    

NB* Vegan / Vegetarian options/additions can be accommodated with min 7 days’ notice.

All year around!

Corporate Functions

Christmas / Office / Club / EOFY

Stand Up Functions – Buffet Selection

Discover the ideal venue for your next corporate event at Horn and Hoof, the quintessential choice for corporate function dinners and buffets. Offering a unique blend of ‘corporate event space’ and ‘gourmet catering’, this venue is perfect for ‘business dinners’, ‘corporate buffets’, and ‘professional gatherings’. With ‘luxurious dining settings’ and ‘customizable corporate menus’, Horn and Hoof excels in providing an ‘elegant corporate atmosphere’ ideal for ‘networking events’ and ‘team celebrations’. It stands out as a ‘premier corporate function venue’ in the area, known for its ‘exceptional service’ and ‘convenient location’, making it highly sought after for ‘corporate dining experiences’ and ‘business buffets’. Choose Horn and Hoof for a ‘memorable corporate function’ that combines ‘professional elegance’ with ‘culinary excellence’.”

($75 per person)  

Exclusive Menu avalaible includes Suckling Pig , Venison and Caviar $150pp

Indoor / Outdoor sections available

Contact – serge@hornandhoof.au or call 0420-224-774 for bookings

Cold Appetizer:

  • Salted Salmon, Dill, Cheese on – Horn, and Hoof white wheat bread
  • Meat Loaf slices with Shallot, Pickles – on Horn and Hoof Bavarian rye bread

Hot:  

  • Garlic & Chilli Prawns – Skewers
  • Honey, garlic, mushrooms, chicken – Skewers
  • Spiced ground meat with capsicum – Skewers
  • Eggplant roulettes with forest herbs

Pastries:

  • Baked Zucchini, sour cream & herbs
  • Cherry vinegar, sliced pears, & cheese

Desserts:

  • Dark Chocolate Cake with Dark Berries
  • Grand Marnier orange and almond cake
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Why Horn and Hoof is perfect for a corporate function:

  1. Versatility: Whether it’s a formal dinner or a more relaxed buffet, Horn and Hoof can adapt to various corporate event formats.

  2. Culinary Excellence: With a menu that can be tailored to specific preferences, the venue ensures a top-notch dining experience.

  3. Professional Ambiance: The elegant setting of Horn and Hoof creates the right atmosphere for corporate networking and celebrations.

  4. Service Quality: High standards of service at Horn and Hoof ensure that corporate events run smoothly, reflecting well on the hosting organization.

  5. Location Convenience: Being easily accessible, with a large carpark nearby, it’s an ideal choice for local and visiting business professionals.

In summary, Horn and Hoof’s combination of ambiance, culinary expertise, and professional service make it an outstanding choice for corporate functions.

Best Weddings Venue

Weddings

wedding at Horn and Hoof the best restaurant in the Docklands

Selecting the Horn and Hoof Restaurant for your wedding dinner promises a blend of enchanting old-world charm, gastronomic excellence, and tailored service, ideal for both intimate celebrations and grand feasts. This venue, perfect for a wedding celebration, offers a unique setting with its vintage allure and sophisticated menu options, ensuring an unforgettable experience for up to 40 guests in an intimate dinner setting or a lavish buffet for 120 attendees.

  1. Vintage Wedding Venue Charm: Embrace the romantic atmosphere of a bygone era at Horn and Hoof, a venue renowned for its old-world charm, making it an idyllic choice for couples seeking a vintage-themed wedding celebration.
  2. Gourmet Wedding Dinner Menu: Indulge in a culinary journey with the restaurant’s bespoke wedding menus. From exquisite appetizers to luxurious main courses and divine desserts, each dish is crafted to culinary perfection, perfect for wedding feasts that aim to impress.
  3. Intimate Wedding Celebrations: Ideal for small wedding dinners, the restaurant offers a cozy yet elegant space, ensuring a personal and exclusive dining experience for up to 40 guests, making every wedding dinner both intimate and memorable.
  4. Grand Wedding Buffets: For larger wedding celebrations, Horn and Hoof can effortlessly host up to 120 guests with its extensive buffet options. This allows for a diverse culinary experience, perfect for a grand wedding feast, ensuring that all guests enjoy a variety of flavours.
  5. Exceptional Wedding Services: Known for impeccable service, the Horn and Hoof ensures that every aspect of your wedding dinner or celebration is handled with utmost care and professionalism, guaranteeing a seamless and enjoyable experience.
  6. Customizable Wedding Experience: The Horn and Hoof prides itself on offering a customizable wedding experience, working closely with couples to tailor every detail, from menu selection to decor, ensuring a unique and personalized wedding celebration.
  7. Accessible Wedding Location: Located in a convenient and accessible area with easy off street parking nearby , the restaurant is an ideal venue for local and out-of-town wedding guests, adding to the ease and enjoyment of your special day.

In essence, the Horn and Hoof Restaurant is not just a venue but a destination for those who seek a wedding dinner or celebration that combines historic elegance, culinary artistry, and personalized attention, ensuring that your wedding feast becomes a cherished memory for you and your guests.

February 10/ 11 / 16/17

Chinese New YEar

Chinses new year at Melbourne's Docklands with the best restaurant Horn and Hoof

Visiting the Horn and Hoof Restaurant for Chinese New Year in 2024 will be a unique and memorable experience for several reasons:

  1. Cultural Fusion: The Horn and Hoof Restaurant is known for its unique blend of culinary traditions. Experiencing Chinese New Year here means enjoying traditional old-world dishes within the restaurant’s signature cuisine. This blend of flavours would offer a fresh perspective on classic holiday meals.
  2. Atmospheric Celebrations: The restaurant will embrace the spirit of Chinese New Year with themed decorations, music, and possibly even performances ( dependant on bookings) . This festive atmosphere would add an extra layer of excitement and authenticity to the celebrations.
  3. Quality and Craftsmanship: Known for its high standards of cooking and presentation, the Horn and Hoof always offers a gastronomic experience where each dish is crafted to perfection, making the Chinese New Year feast not just a meal, but a culinary adventure.
  4. Intimate and Comfortable Setting: The restaurant’s reputation for providing a cozy and inviting environment makes it an ideal place to enjoy the festivities. Whether it’s a family gathering or a night out with friends, the ambiance would enhance the sense of togetherness and celebration.
  5. Exceptional Service: The Horn and Hoof is renowned for its excellent service. During a busy and important celebration like Chinese New Year, having attentive and thoughtful staff can make the experience all the more enjoyable and stress-free.
  6. Unique Menu Offerings: For Chinese New Year, the restaurant will offer special menu items /  limited-time dishes that celebrate the holiday, providing a unique dining experience that can’t be found at other times of the year.
  7. Engaging in Local Traditions: Horn and Hoof integrates local Melbourne traditions, Old World traditions with the Chinese New Year festivities,  and provides a unique cultural experience that honours both the local community and the heritage of the holiday.

In essence, celebrating Chinese New Year at the Horn and Hoof Restaurant in 2024 offers a fusion of traditional and modern culinary experiences, set in a festive and high-quality environment, making it a highly desirable destination for the holiday.

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