High Tea at Brisbane's Darling & Co

Ladies about town know first hand that high tea isn’t just about English Breakfast and a couple of jammed up fruit scones. Rediscover the decadence of high tea and join us for a selection of bites paired with your choice of tea, Veuve champagne, or a cheeky afternoon cocktail. There’s nothing daintier than Brisbane’s best high tea with the girls at Darling & Co.

Enjoy high tea in Brisbane and book a table at Darling & Co. Feel the height of femme surrounded in draped fringing, boutique tables and a high tea menu to boot. Indulge in a selection of local favourite tea, West End Tea Co, while you enjoy an assortment of bites with your closest darlings.

Indulge in a decadent high tea from the comfort of our stylish restaurant, with tables that can accommodate groups of up to 80 people. Alternatively, host a private high tea party in one of our private function spaces.

Enjoy our standard high tea for $45pp, or add a glass of French Champagne for $60pp. Or have bottomless bubbles from our Prosecco fountain for $80pp.

Please note, all high tea bookings require a minimum of 10 people.

Our Spaces

Restaurant & Main Bar

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Featuring high ceilings and warm timber framing, this stylish oasis is available to hire for functions parties and celebrations for up to 300 guests. Enjoy boutique cocktails, local wines and premium beers on tap alongside a selection of dishes from our restaurant.

  • Cocktail: 300

Swayze’s Backstage

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Overflowing with old-world charm, inviting lounges and an exclusive bar, Swayze’s is a sophisticated function room for both sit-down and cocktail events. This function room is available to hire for weddings, corporate functions and private events. The perfect function room for weddings, galas, awards nights, product launches and private celebrations such as birthday parties. This function room is the ultimate cocktail party venue with the capacity to accommodate up to 120 people

  • Cocktail: 120
  • Banquet: 40 (unhindered by pillar)
  • Banquet: 60 (line of sight affected by pillar)
  • Cabaret: 24

The Foyer

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Entertain guests in this vibrant function space before moving on to the main affair. Available for weddings and private events. The perfect space for a tipple before a sit down wedding, engagement party or birthday party. Suitable for intimate cocktail occasions. In-house functions team, visual styling and florist available to decorate The Foyer.

  • Cocktail: 60
  • Ceremony: 45

The Garden

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A slick, formal space adorned with plush black and white carpet and a botanical inspired ceiling, The Garden is sophisticated and decadent. This adaptable room is the perfect setting for large sit-down and cocktail events, including weddings, engagements & corporate functions.

This function room features Gatsby inspired plush geometric carpeting, hanging pendant lights and lush fairy lit greenery overhanging the stylish bar. Designed for flexibility and filled with finesse, The Garden is Brisbane’s most glamorous and versatile function room. Available for corporate events, private events, birthdays, weddings and engagements.

The perfect function room for meetings, conferences, team building, client liaison, breakfast seminars, awards nights, gala dinners, products launches and private celebrations. Suitable for sit down, stand up, banquet, cabaret, cocktail, theatre and U shape seating. Our function venue is within walking distance of Brisbane’s popular Caxton Street and Barracks precincts.

  • Banquet: 100 (without dancefloor)
  • Banquet: 70 (with dancefloor)


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Full of dark corners and candlelit seating, this intimate function room is the ultimate location for a cosy elopement or private event with your closest family and friends. This function room is perfect for an intimate celebration with friends and is strictly for seekers of pleasure and lovers of old-world sophistication. Indulge in decadent cocktails and boutique spirits from across the globe.

Host your exclusive function at The Unforgiven on a Friday and enjoy reduced minimum spend. Enquire now for details

  • Cocktail: 50

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