Awarded "Best Steak Restaurant” 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 WA Restaurant & Catering Awards for Excellence.
Awarded “Best Steak Restaurant” 2013 National Restaurant & Catering Industry’s Awards for Excellence.
The Old Brewery Grill, Functions & Private Dining provides a stunning riverside location combining history with relaxed, contemporary dining. Just minutes from Perth’s CBD, The Old Brewery’s modern décor and various dining niches offers a unique dining experience that showcases all that our state has to offer in lifestyle, fresh produce and friendly service, it is an essential West Australian experience.
The Old Brewery is a truly unique eatery where business people can easily escape the city for lunch with ample on-site parking. It's a wonderful spot for couples, colleagues and friends to gather for a quiet beer, glass of wine, sophisticated bar snacks, lunch or dinner. The secluded private dining areas are ideal for corporate dinners and social gatherings. And there are few more spectacular locations for celebrating fabulous family, corporate occasions, or the most memorable weddings.
Whether you’re organising a conference lunch or dinner, private dining for VIP guests, breakfast meeting, formal or informal, our venue has a range of spaces that can be styled and arranged to suit your exact requirements. These various dining areas include:
Thomas Hardwick Function Room
This spectacular room honouring The Swan Brewery’s Original Brew Master, almost seems to float over the water. Full length bi-fold windows capture the magnificent views and City lights, opening up to a private terraced area at the river’s edge. Guests wanting to make a grand entrance may choose to arrive by boat which can be moored at our on-site jetty.
River Room (foyer of the Thomas Hardwick Function Room)
This area refers to the entire front foyer section of the Thomas Hardwick Room, which takes full advantage of the bi-fold windows opening up to the private terraced area at the river’s edge. This area is perfect for your smaller exclusive functions. The River Room can be further divided into the River Room East or River Room West including Swan Terrace.
In addition to our dedicated function areas we have semi-private, curtained dining areas within the restaurant which may be booked for exclusive private dining. These include the Wine Rack End -perfect for smaller groups, the East End - ideal for more casual functions and the Red Room - the perfect location for small private executive dinners, family dinners or intimate wedding parties.
This tranquil oasis boasts spectacular 270 degree views of the Swan River, the Narrows Bridge, the City lights, South Perth foreshore and beyond. You can enjoy Perth's finest cuts of meat, including the impressive 1.4 - 2.7kg 'Tomahawk' rib eye steak, perfect for sharing and hand-carved right at your table.
Brewing has also commenced at the onsite microbrewery, so find your table in the sun, mere metres from the river & savour one of the award winning boutique beers.
All menus feature WA’s best seasonal produce combined with Australia’s finest cuts of beef, lamb, pork, poultry and seafood, prepared and cooked to perfection by our highly skilled chefs. Beef and Beer dinners are a particular specialty here at Western Australia’s most awarded steak restaurant.
Conferences to cocktail parties, weddings to black tie dinners, whatever the occasion our professional functions team will work to tailor a food and beverage package to exceed your expectations, while assisting you to ensure every detail of your event proceeds flawlessly.
|Type of Functions:||The Old Brewery is ideal for corporate functions, private and semi-private dining, seminars, presentations, engagement parties, birthday parties, weddings and other special events.
|Licensed/BYO:||Fully Licensed / No BYO
||In House Catering Only
|Parking Information:||Wilson Car Park – Public Parking Complex
|Trading Hours:||Open 7 Days
|Technical Facilities:|| All AV requirements can be catered for; we use Perth’s best companies
Originally built in 1838 as a mill for timber cutting and flour grinding, The Old Brewery today seamlessly combines history and contemporary dining in a stunning riverside location.
Where: Situated by the Swan River, at the base of Mt Eliza, The Old Brewery has a rich history and showcases the best Perth has to offer in produce, service and views.
Numbers: With a variety of versatile and unique spaces, The Old Brewery caters for events from 10 to 250 people.
Food: Chef Greg Farnan scours farms throughout Australia for the best meat, including Black Angus beef, Dorper lamb and Wagyu ‘Tomahawk’steaks.
Drink: Handcrafted award-winning beers from the on-site microbrewery are a must try. There are five regular boutique brews on tap with a number of new seasonal brews available.
|Function Room||Cocktail||Sit Down||Indoor/Outdoor||River/Sea/
|Thomas Hardwick||25||150||Adjoining terrace for function guest exclusive use||River / City Views||Jetty available – can be accessed by boat|
|River Room||120||63||Adjoining terrace for function guest exclusive use||River / City Views||Jetty available – can be accessed by boat|
- River Room East
|40||36||Indoor||River / City Views||-|
|- River Room West inc Swan Terrace||60||36||Adjoining terrace for function guest exclusive use||River / City Views||-|
|Wine Rack End||50||27||Indoor||River / City Views||Semi-private, curtained dining areas within the restaurant|
|East End||120||60||Indoor||River / City Views||Semi-private, curtained dining areas within the restaurant|
|Red Room||-||10||Indoor||River / City Views||Semi-private, curtained dining areas within the restaurant|