The Duke pub offers a variety of private and semi-private function spaces for hire in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. With a history of hosting everything from birthdays to corporate functions, The Duke is the ideal venue to host your next event or party.

Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, organising an engagement party or wedding reception, or hosting a corporate event, our friendly and professional function crew can help you create the perfect occasion to suit your budget, theme and catering needs.

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Level One

  • Seated capacity : 250
  • Standing capacity : 200

Featuring a sophisticated wine bar, stylish lounge bar, contemporary dining hall and expansive outdoor deck, Level One at the Duke has that special ‘wow’ factor. Situated on the first floor of Melbourne’s oldest licensed pub, Level One has recently undergone extensive renovations to unveil a bar and dining experience like no other.

Treat your palate to world-class wines in our decadent Wine Bar, taste some of Melbourne’s best pub food in our Dining Hall, or enjoy a relaxing drink on our outdoor Deck as you take in the sights and sounds of one of Melbourne’s premier CBD precincts.

Upper Terrace

  • Seating capacity : 30
  • Standing capacity : 40

Ideal for parties, social gatherings or breakfasts, our stylish Upper Terrace area is a private space that still lets you soak up the atmosphere of the wider venue.

Wine Bar

  • Seated capacity : 64
  • Standing capacity : 120

Revel in the sophistication, drink in the stunning views and be spoilt for choice with over 100 hand-selected premium wines from around the world. This space also opens onto The Duke's deck, which overlooks Russell Street.

The Dining Hall

  • Seated capacity : 100
  • Standing capacity : 150

The light-filled Dining Hall is where The Duke’s menu comes alive. Choose from Australian and international dishes, hearty pub classics and a tasty selection of share platters.

The Lounge

  • Seated capacity : 40
  • Standing capacity : 50

Soak up the warm ambience and relax in our sumptuous lounges as you enjoy good food and good conversation with your favourite people.