26 Sep 2023

Celebrate the Melbourne Cup in Style

Discover the perfect Melbourne Cup venue at Barangaroo for an unforgettable race day experience!

With the arrival of November, Barangaroo eagerly anticipates the iconic Melbourne Cup, one of the most prestigious events in Australia's social and sporting calendar.

Choose amongst an array of Melbourne Cup offers around Sydney's iconic waterfront precinct to celebrate this thrilling horse racing extravaganza.

Elevate your experience to unprecedented heights of elegance and excitement. Book now to secure your limited spot!



Hosted by friend of Woodcut and beloved Channel 7 star Natalie Barr, enjoy a harbourside lunch with friends or colleagues. Including a glass of champagne on arrival and a four-course celebration menu curated by Chef Ross Lusted, enjoy the festivities including races streamed live on big screens, sweepstakes and exclusive prizes for best dressed.

The Meat & Wine Co

Watch the action from the comfort of The Meat & Wine Co's premium dining areas, private rooms, and sunny patios. Choose from various packages where you can join this stunning venue for a drink or a meal before or after the big race. 


Sip back to watch every minute of the action on Untied's big screens and prizes for best dressed so dress to impress. They'll have Sexy Sunday Jam from 12-5 pm, plus an epic afterparty kicking off from 5pm.


Enjoy a curated menu by Head Chef Alessandro Pavoni and dress in your finest as you prepare for a remarkable culinary experience cast amongst a’Mare’s breathtaking harbour views, with a side of Italian flair. There will be live music, sweepstakes, exciting prizes and packages for best dressed and the race streamed live on big screens.


Zushi will be offering a 9 course tasting menu with options to upgrade with oysters, live lobster and drinks packages exclusively for the Melbourne Cup. It wouldn’t be the Melbourne cup without plenty of frocks, fascinators and well-suited gentlemen to match, so dress to impress to win some Zushi vouchers and prizes!

The Butcher's Block

Saddle up for a culinary journey at The Butcher's Block Barangaroo and induldge in their two exquisite set menus, curated to capture the excitement of the race. Be treated with a complimentary glass of champagne or beer upon arrival. 

Bórn by Tapavino

Bórn by Tapavino is a tapas kitchen and wine bar, bringing Spanish flair to The Streets of Barangaroo. Indulge in their vibrant set menu and choose from a range of drink packages - you'll also receive a glass of Cava on arrival! 


Indulge in exquisite New Orleans flavours, dazzling ambiance complete with LCD Screens throughout the venue, waterfront harbour views ,and a touch of racing excitement.

House Bar

Bask in the sun-filled House Bar, enjoying a waterfront party like no other. Enjoy, canapes and food stations, a spritz or beer on arrival, and DJs from 11am.


Hit play on Melbourne Cup at Rekōdo. Start with a spritz on arrival, dine on their Omakase menu, catch all the action on their screens, try your luck in their sweepstakes, and keep the party going with vinyl DJs spinning from 12pm.

Smoke Bar

Join Smoke on the rooftop and let them take care of everything with best dressed prizes, screens to watch the race, a generous parade of canapes and free-flowing beverages from 12-3pm. Doors and DJs from 11am.


Anason is an authentic Turkish restaurant in Barangaroo that brings the traditional restaurants and bars of Istanbul to Sydney. Enjoy a 4 course shared Turkish feast, lucky door prizes, and big screens streaming all the race day action - plus champagne on arrival!


This year, Cirrus is offering  bespoke menus to mark the occasion. Guests will be treated to a glass of NV Delamotte Brut Champagne on arrival, followed by a selection of dishes from Cirrus's new menu spring menu.


Indulge in a delicious banquet menu and revel in the Cup day festivities, including raffles and sweeps, prizes for the best dressed, big screens streaming the race, and a fun photo wall to capture the moment. 


Immerse yourself in the race at love.fish where they serve sustainably sourced Australian seafood so close to the water you can hear the lapping of the waves. Their annual ‘Fashions on the Field’ will celebrate their most stylish guests, so be sure to come dressed to impress!

Wild Sage

This year Wild Sage are toasting the Race with their luncheon offering entrees, followed by choice main meals and finished house made desserts. To keep you hydrated they also have an unlimited beverage package available for 2 hours with Sparkling, Wines and Beers!


Enjoy bottomless wings, classic sides and a selection of beverages whilst catching all the Melbourne Cup action live and loud. Dress to impress and you stand a chance to take the lead with one of 2 $100 Best Dressed Vouchers! Or test your luck with their race sweeps!

Bottega Coco

Saddle up for Bottega Coco's first Melbourne Cup! This unique and stylish Italian restaurant and patisserie encapsulates the essence of Italy while showcasing the best of Sydney’s gastronomic scene. Enjoy fabulous entertainment alongside all the Cup Day festivities - and did we mention fresh oysters on arrival?

Tequila Daisy

A waterfront spot with a bright, bustling atmosphere and great Mexican food to accompany your Melbourne Cup screening – look no further than Tequila Daisy. Enjoy the shared menu featuring kingfish tostadas, beef cheek empanadas, salmon ceviche and more!