Function Venue, Restaurant & Bar

There is a new darling of Paddington, boasting a new restaurant, bar and function rooms.

Offering patrons simple but everchanging brunch, lunch and dinner options 7 days a week, Darling & Co is Paddington's favourite destination for dining, functions & events. Featuring four private function rooms available for hire, our function venue is the perfect destination for an edgy birthday party, corporate event, engagement party, wedding or reception.

Christmas Party Venue Hire

Hire the whole venue for a spectacular Christmas soiree for 700 people, or host an extravagant end of year function in our main bar and restaurant with up to 300 clients, colleagues and guests. Our private function rooms are also available to hire for Christmas functions including the Garden, the Unforgiven and Swayze’s Backstage. If you’re looking to celebrate the festive season in a more casual style, our main bar will be available as a fully reserved or VIP sectioned function space. This is the perfect starting block before moving into the restaurant for a dinner or Christmas luncheon with friends and family.


Celebrate the festive season with a special lunch at Darling & Co's restaurant. Our three course set menu has been inspired by classic Christmas ingredients and designed with selection of fresh, local produce. Our festive menu is available for lunch Nov-Dec, Monday - Friday and can accomodate groups of 2 - 30 people. Price: $48pp. See More: Christmas Functions 2017

Function Room & Event Venue Hire

With four of Brisbane's best function rooms available for hire, our function venue caters for a range of event sizes, from intimate 10 person dinners, all the way up to 700 people for exclusive venue hire.

Delight guests with The Foyer’s elegance, before moving into an exclusive high-end, private Brisbane function room appropriate for birthdays, engagements, weddings and more - The Garden. Or treat your visitors to a V.I.P. backstage pass to your next big event, with our exclusive and private function room Swayze's Backstage, perfect for corporate functions, birthdays parties and cocktails functions. Alternatively, for those looking to escape the limelight, the Unforgiven provides a serene Brisbane function room, tucked-away form the hustle and bustle above - perfect for more intimate cocktail events.