The Best Private Dining Rooms in Sydney You Simply HAVE to Check Out!

Sydney is utterly spoilt with spectacular and unique private dining rooms to suit every occasion. Explore our top pick of 9 handpicked Sydney event venues, categorised by location and capacity, along with our insider event planner top tips to elevate your next special event. 


Private Event Spaces Up to 25 Guests

 Image Ref: Flying Fox at The Palisades

Image Ref: Flying Fox at The Palisades

Water views | Flying Fox at The Palisades 

  • A range of eminently stylish event spaces accommodating 10-50 guests.

Once the highest building in Sydney, the Hotel Palisade located in Millers Point remains an iconic venue on the Sydney events and hospitality map.

Masterfully combining the old world legacy of a historic port workers pub with an uber sophisticated cocktail lounge bar perched on it’s rooftop, Hotel Palisade offers a range of stylish, private event spaces for the perfect stylish soiree! The Flying Fox here has to be one of our top picks!

OzParty Top Tip: Engage a professional corporate photographer to capture celebratory group photographs with the sweeping backdrop across Millers Point, Sydney Harbour Bridge and City Skyline. Send to your clients post-event as a gentle reminder of a fabulous soiree. They’ll be loyal for life.


 Image Ref: Glass Brasserie Private Dining at The Hilton, Sydney

Image Ref: Glass Brasserie Private Dining at The Hilton, Sydney

Sydney CBD | The Private Dining Table, Glass Brasserie, Hilton Hotel

  • Sit Down 8+ | Cocktail 80 (Additional Spaces Available up to 270)

It’s sophisticated, it’s elegant, it boasts a highly acclaimed award winning Australian chef at the helm and a masterfully curated wine library. Often heralded as the definitive Sydney dining experience, hosting your event at one of the popular private dining rooms within the Glass Brasserie, Hilton Sydney CBD is guaranteed to delight your guests.

Choose from the Kitchen Table seating up to 8 guests, The Private Dining room seating up to 14 guests, or The Wine Bar for up to 38 guests, the latter complete with a divine outlook across the historic Queen Victoria Building.

OzParty Top Tip: Indulge your guests with a pre-dinner sommelier led wine tasting experience in the wine library. Finish up the evening with a cocktail nightcap at the infinitely trendy top floor Zeta bar.


 Image Ref: The Lock In at The Grounds, Sydney

Image Ref: The Lock In at The Grounds, Sydney

Sydney Suburbs | The Lock In at The Grounds

  • Sit Down 18 | Cocktail 30 (Additional Spaces Available)

The perfect rustic escape from the humdrum of daily life. Wind back the clock to a bygone era in this authentic yet eclectic saloon, and surround your guests with an impressive wall of top shelf whiskeys and spirits, with the obligatory champagnes and cocktails available for the ladies!

Minimalism is out. Vintage layering, scattered antiques, comfy chairs and candlelight is in…creating a sense of history, warmth and intimacy in this unique event venue hosted at The Grounds, perfectly nestled between Sydney airport and the CBD.

OzParty Top Tip: Add a drop of engaging on theme entertainment with poker tables and 1920’s rar rar girls!


Private Event Spaces 26-50 Guests

 Image Ref: Salon Prive at O Bar and Dining, Sydney

Image Ref: Salon Prive at O Bar and Dining, Sydney

Water views | Salon Prive at O Bar and Dining

  • Sit Down 28 | Cocktail 45 (Additional Spaces Available)

The Crown Jewel in spectacular private dining rooms in Sydney, O Bar private dining boasts ever changing, breathtaking 360 views of the Sydney skyline from the revolving 47th floor.

No detail has been overlooked in creating Salon Privé at O-Bar, featuring silver leaf walls delicately applied by hand, glowing wall panels for elegant ambiance and gold mohair touches. Factor in the modern Australian menu and 400+ artisan spirits curated by the award winning bar team, and you have a majestic offering, reserved for those seeking elegance and refinement for their next event.

OzParty Top Tip: Entertain your guests with the sophisticated lyrical backdrop of a classical jazz trio with sultry female vocal.


 Image Ref: Residential Suite at Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney

Image Ref: Residential Suite at Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney

Sydney CBD | Residential Suite at Four Seasons Hotel

  • Sit Down 80 | Cocktail 120 (Additional Spaces Available)

A true five star event venue with unrivalled signature service, hosted at the sophisticated New York inspired residential suite located on level 1 of the Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney. 

Take your guests on a spectacular journey through the evening with celebratory drinks and canapés served in the accompanying pre-function entertaining area, an exquisite dining experience in the warm and stylishly appointed event suite, followed by a nightcap of award winning cocktails, organic wines and locally brewed beers in the Hotels' designer bar - Grain.

OzParty Top Tip: Create a convivial atmosphere with an intimate DJ Saxophonist Audio Visual production to entertain guests whilst dining. 


 Image Ref: Public Dining Room at Balmoral

Image Ref: Public Dining Room at Balmoral

Sydney Suburbs - Private Dining Room at Public Dining Room Balmoral

  • Sit Down 15 - 115

Soak up the magnificent water views that stretch across beautiful Balmoral and beyond, at the Public Dining Room, a true dining institution in the heart of Balmoral. The ultimate elegant beachside venue that oozes beach chic throughout it’s range of light filled, bright, and stylish event spaces. 

OzParty Top Tip: Stage your event with cocktail canapés on the outdoor waterfront terrace before enjoying a seated banquet in the elegant private dining room. Consider a light tasteful nautical theme to play into the natural beachside setting.


Private Event Spaces 51 - 150+ Guests

 Image Ref: Otto Terrazzo

Image Ref: Otto Terrazzo

Water views | Otto Terrazzo

  • Sit Down 60  | Cocktail 150.

A favourite of Sydney’s dining elite, with unparalleled Sydney Harbour views and deliciously simple modern Italian cuisine.  Situated on the iconic Finger Wharf in Woolloomooloo, Otto’s waterfront private dining terrace offers the perfect juxtaposition of classical heritage with modern, chic restaurant design and flavour. 

OzParty Top Tip: Wow your guests with a super yacht charter on Sydney Harbour, wharfing up right outside Otto for an exquisite private dining experience on the terrace. 


 Image Ref: Intercontinental Sydney Harbour Room

Image Ref: Intercontinental Sydney Harbour Room

Sydney CBD | Harbour Room at The Intercontinental Hotel

  • Sit Down 40 | Cocktail 100 (Additional Spaces Available)

If dazzling views across Sydney’s most iconic landmarks including sweeping Harbour Bridge, Opera House and Botanical Gardens views are top of the bill, then the Harbour Room venue, located on level 31 of the Intercontinental, Sydney is the perfect choice.

Revel in the modern furnishings complete with chic inbuilt chaise loungers, perfect for social mingling, and chink a celebratory toast or two with your guests on the accompanying outdoor terrace with unrivalled 270 degree Sydney views.

OzParty Top Tip: Play to the natural configuration of this unique event space with a long, singular beautifully adorned dining table. Entertain your guests with roaming artists over a magnificent interactive banquet dining experience.


 Image Ref: Watsons Bay Top Deck

Image Ref: Watsons Bay Top Deck

Sydney Suburbs | Top Deck, Watsons Bay

  • Sit Down 90  | Cocktail 150 (Additional Spaces Available up to 1,500)

It’s playful, it’s chic, it’s bright and it’s one of few truly harbour front venues in Sydney. Don your vibrant summer kaftans and feel the ocean breeze wash over you as you enjoy a sun-filled cocktail party to the backdrop of sultry summer beats with glorious views across Sydney harbour.

OzParty Top Tip: Watsons Bay is tucked away in a beautiful harbour cove a short distance out from Sydney CBD. Get the celebrations underway with experiential luxury guest transport for seamless venue arrival. Welcome your party with refreshing summer arrival cocktails and play to the natural beach chic styling with crisp whites, tropical greenery and summer stripes!

Transform your next event with the assistance of our OzParty Event Experts. Your one stop events shop for all of your event needs.

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