An Adelaide Guide To Christmas Venues & Food


Tis’ the season to be jolly! But, when everyone else in the city has the same plans as you, you’ll need to have an edge. Whether you’re searching for a function room for work’s Christmas do, or you’re having a Christmas party for family and friends in the lead up to Christmas. Or just want to have a relaxing day with someone else doing the dishes. As Santa’s little helpers we’re here to make the festive season as festive as it can be! So, here’s a list of all the place with Christmas deals, menus and are happy to celebrate this joyous season with you for 2017:

Christmas Function Packages  

All of these venues are offering great Christmas function packages and spaces for hire, so get in touch for a quote or to book. Hurry, though, it’s so close now, places are booking out!

2KW Bar
Resting high above the city is five spaces offering magnificent views of northern Adelaide, which one can only see if they could fly (and we all know that it’s only possible if your Santa himself being pulled along by Rudolph). With stunning views, delectable food, and delicious drinks, the occasion will be most memorable at 2kw Bar. To make a booking or enquiry contact 2kw at [email protected] or 88212511.


2KW Bar

Adelaide Casino
The Adelaide Casino has venues to suit every office Christmas party, from 10 people or less or as many as 250 guests, the famous Fortuna Buffet to private dining rooms at our signature restaurants Sean’s Kitchen and Madame Hanoi. They can tailor a package to suit your needs and create an atmosphere that fits your style . Click here to make a booking enquiry.

Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Oval is one of South Australia’s most impressive venues, so what better way to WOW your colleagues with a Christmas party in one of their function rooms. The Adelaide Oval’s function rooms cater for as few as 5 people to as many as 3000 guests! Call (08) 8211 1100 or email [email protected] to enquire for you festive season function.

Adelaide Zoo
Christmas is all about family. So, how about a family fun day out in the sun, strolling the grounds of the Adelaide Zoo and seeing all yours and your kid’s favourite animals up close (There’s no better gift than that!). Depending on the package you choose, you could have the ultimate animal experience feeding special animals and watching hippos and tigers get their dinner. For a quote or further information, contact 0882301273 or [email protected] and check out all the amazing packages available here.

Ayers House
Against the picturesque backdrop of the historic Ayers House, unwind with friends and colleagues under the evening sun where your party will get started out on the gardens in the open air. Dance the night away to their resident party band “A-Train” while enjoying a sumptuous three-course menu and a 4 ½ hour all-inclusive Premium Drinks Package.  You can check out their “Dancing on the Lawns” packages here.

One of Rundle Street’s most popular bars is hosting a Christmas party on the 23rd of December, details aren’t finalised but we will keep you updated – knowing them, it’s going to be a good one!

Coal Cellar + Grill
If you can’t wait until Christmas day to celebrate the festivities, then head over to Coal Cellar + Grill in the Hilton Adelaide for a festive lunch EVERY weekday beginning on 4 December. That’s a whole lotta Christmas lunches, better unbuckle those pants! To make a reservation call 8237 0697.

Cos 18 Leigh
This has to be one of the best-hidden function spaces in Adelaide. With stain glass windows, an open feel, exposed timbers and a classic grand wine bar vibe, Cos 18 Leigh are exactly who you need to talk to if you’re still hunting for a Christmas Function space. And the food? Oh my… you really need to call 8231 7611 to make a booking.

Hains & Co 
Set sail (theoretically speaking) the Hains & Co ship. This nautical inspired bar is perfect for your summer chrissy function! With a passion for the sea, gin and rum (of course) the space is incredibly fun and quirky and available for bookings up to 30 people or can be exclusively booked out for 85. Make a booking by contacting 0402 359 103 or [email protected].

A little teaser from our fun today! #liftingspirits #photoshoot #allaboard #wehavefun

A post shared by Hains & Co. (@hainsco) on

InterContinental Adelaide
Kick off the festive season at the Intercontinental to indulge in some extraordinarily delicious flavours of Christmas. With an explosion of decorations, covering the five rooms available, you’ll be feeling very merry. Make a booking by calling 08 8238 2339 or email [email protected].

InterCon Night Shot

InterContinental along the Adelaide Riverbank.

La Boca Bar and Grill 
Wanting to get some Argentinian into your 2017 Christmas? La Boca Bar and Grill ideal venue to celebrate the Christmas season with family and friends, and it’s open for Christmas Dinner! Bookings are essential, so call 08 8461 0860 or email [email protected].


The Propaganda Club
The Propaganda Club is the perfect venue for you to hold your private Christmas event or function. There is  a range of options from single table bookings of ten people and above, to private events in one or both spaces in The Propaganda Club. They will cater to your personal style and make sure it is a night for you and your guests to remember. Sit down dinners or cocktail style with canapés and drinks are just some of the options. You can view their full function package options here.

Christmas Menus

Walk up and get the best of Festive season flavours served in the lead up to Saint Nick’s big day.

Electra House
Electra House has all the party options for your festive season! The ground floor bar is available for casual get-togethers and lunch. Level 1 is Edgy with on-trend styling including ‘Electra Blue’ painted floors, neon signs and light boxes. Level 1 will also have $65 and $90 Omakase sharing menus – bookings are filling up fast so be sure to book ASAP! The Electra House function rooms are both unique, purpose-built event spaces, situated on level two they capture the style of NYC from different angles. There are still spaces available for booking in the East Side and West Side rooms. Call (08) 7123 4055 for bookings or  email [email protected] for all function enquiries. *Please note Electra House is not open Christmas Day.

Hilton Adelaide
The Hilton Adelaide are well and truly getting into the spirit this festive season! This year the Hilton is hosting a four course Christmas lunch curated by their expert chefs in the Coal Cellar + Grill restaurant. After something a little more low-key? The Hilton is putting on the grandest buffet selection in the whole of Adelaide! From seafood to dessert, there’s something for everyone! And if you haven’t made yourself sick already, the Hilton is also hosting a three course Christmas Dinner in the Coal Cellar + Grill restaurant. Tickets for all three events can be purchased here.

Mayfair Hotel
Looking to spice up your breakfast on Christmas morning? The Mayfair Hotel are hosting a lavish Christmas buffet breakfast for all the early risers. Enjoy traditional carvery offerings with Quilted Spiced Honey Baked Ham, Smoked Salmon Platters and Steamed Asparagus. On the sweeter side, enjoy a delectable selection of waffles, berries and house made pastries. It would not be a breakfast at the Mayfair without their famous raw honey selection and a cheese trolley to finish off. Bookings are available from 7 am to 11am and are $49 per person. To make a booking or enquiry contact [email protected] or call (08) 8210 8899.

Rob Roy Hotel
Want to take the stress out of Christmas? The Rob Roy Hotel have an amazing three course menu sure to include everyones christmas favourites and options for kids too! At $79 per person and $25 for kids under 12 years old. Call 8223 5391 for any enquiries or to book click here.

Starting this Saturday the 18th of November the Leigh Street Christmas Markets will run from 8 am to 2pm, so make sure you pop in leading up to Christmas to check it out! Not to mention the new brunch menu at Rigonis, bookings larger than 10 people means you can choose from the new Christmas options on the group menu – AMAZING!


The Australian Gin Advent Calendar Of Your Dreams Has Arrived

Adelaide’s City Christmas Market Guide


About Author

Comments are closed.