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Kittyhawk Sydney Weddings

16 Phillip Lane, Sydney, New South Wales, 2000, Australia

Styled like a traditional Parisian cocktail lounge, Kittyhawk is one of Sydney CBD's most stylish restaurants. Located within walking distance to the botanic gardens, this space doubles as an ambient wedding reception venue.

  • Situated in the centre of Sydney’s CBD, next to the stunning Royal Botanic Gardens
  • Classic French-meets-military décor; a venue decked out in style with a nod to early 20th century French chic and military memorabilia
  • Choose from one of the three fully adapatable event spaces, or opt for exclusive hire of the whole venue
  • Extensive drinks list including original and innovative cocktails
  • Signature banqueting menu starts from $59 per person

Our Capacity

Whole Venue (both levels)

Standing
350
Dining
198
Theatre
100
Boardroom
30
U-Shaped
30
Dinner & Dance
174

The Officers' Mess

Standing
175
Dining
80
Theatre
100
Boardroom
30
U-Shaped
30
Dinner & Dance
64

The Conservatory

Standing
100
Dining
25

The Lounge

Standing
80
Dining
60
Weddings at Kittyhawk Sydney

Weddings at
Kittyhawk Sydney

Add Parisian flair and a hint of nostalgia to your wedding with one of Sydney’s most unique wedding venues: Kittyhawk, right in the middle of Sydney’s CBD and next to the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens. Inspired by Paris during France’s liberation in WWII, Kittyhawk blends Parisian chic with subtle military memorabilia and an appetite for a party. Get married in your choice of rooms, or another stunning location nearby, and party like it’s 1944 – take your choice of three different spaces or hire the whole venue for exclusive use for you and your guests. 

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Spaces At Kittyhawk Sydney

Kittyhawk, central sydney event venue, restaurant

Whole Venue (both levels)

Experience the magic of the whole of Kittyhawk, with multiple rooms and areas to be enjoyed by up to 350 guests. Play your own music, customise the space, and choose a menu designed for your event.


Unique Features
  • Audiovisual (AV) equipment
  • Air conditioning
  • Natural light
  • Dance floor
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Kittyhawk, central sydney event venue, restaurant

The Officers' Mess

A fully private area with its own lift, bar, waitstaff, and bathrooms. A versatile space adjustable to your needs – whether seated or cocktail – with the ability to have your own music and entertainment.


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The Conservatory

Look out of the French windows onto Sydney’s CBD in the sun-soaked conservatory, filled with leafy plants, elaborately decorated walls and intimate seating options. Have your own section of the bar or opt for table service.


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Kittyhawk, central sydney event venue, restaurant

The Lounge

An elevated area in Kittyhawk with dark, vintage-inspired furnishings, intimate booths, and nooks, the Lounge can be used for dinners, cocktail parties, and smaller events. Here, service and wait staff are included so there’s no need for you and your guests to queue at the bar.


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Catering

Kittyhawk Sydney Catering
Catering comes from Kittyhawk’s restaurant, with Parisian street food-inspired menus. With a variety of dining packages, choose from the banquet, canapé, buffet, or alternate drop menus, depending on your event.

Famous for its extensive drinks list, Kittyhawk offers everything from wine, beer, cider, and champagne to original cocktails and a special focus on rum and rye. Pay as you go or choose a drinks package best suited to you and your guests.

Highlights of Catering at Kittyhawk Sydney:

  • Choice of lunch, dinner, banquet, buffet, and canapé menus
  • Modern French flavours
  • Original and innovative cocktails
  • Caters to most dietary requirements

Sample Menu:
Signature Banquet Menu
$59PP (MIN 2 PAX – REQUIRED FOR GROUPS OF 8+)

Gruyère cheese donuts (v)
Whipped trout roe + seaweed waffle + arvuga caviar
Burrata + sauce vierge + heirloom tomatoes + olive oil (v/gf)
Braised beef short rib + black pepper jus (gf)
Frites + aioli + ketchup (df)
Petit green salad (ve/gf/df)
Crème caramel + salted caramel (v/gf)

Vegetarian Banquet Menu
$59PP (MIN 2 PAX)

Gruyère cheese donuts (v)
Marinated olives (ve/gf/df)
Grilled shishito peppers + french spiced salt + lime (ve/gf/df)
Burrata + sauce vierge + heirloom tomatoes + olive oil (v/gf)
Fried brussels sprouts + chilli + nashi pear (v/gf)
Gnocchi Parisienne + zucchini flowers + mushrooms (v)
Petit green salad (ve/gf/df)
Crème caramel + salted caramel (v/gf)

Wedding Packages

Our customisable packages are great value

Banquet Package

Package Features

All courses are designed to share

To Start

Iggy’s sourdough bread, Alto extra virgin olive oil (VE/DF)

Gruyère cheese doughnuts (V/NF)

Burrata, confit tomato, herbs, olive oil (V/GF/NF)

Steak tartare, horseradish (DF/NF/GF)

Mains (choose one)

Slow roasted lamb shoulder (GF/NF)

Slow roasted whole chicken (GF/NF)

Sides

Braised carrots (V/NF)

Minted peas (V/NF)

Garlic & parsley potatoes (V/NF)

Green salad (VE/GF/DF)

Dessert

Crème caramel – salted caramel (GF/NF)

Watermelon granita, passionfruit curd, exotic fruits (V/GF)

OR swap these desserts for Chesse Platters to share

Banquet Package

Package Features

All courses are designed to share

To Start

Iggy’s sourdough bread, Alto extra virgin olive oil (VE/DF)

Gruyère cheese doughnuts (V/NF)

Burrata, confit tomato, herbs, olive oil (V/GF/NF)

Steak tartare, horseradish (DF/NF/GF)

Prosciutto croquette, sauce gribiche (NF)

King prawns, soft herbs, espelette pepper, lemon (GF/NF)

Mains (choose one)

Slow roasted lamb shoulder (GF/NF)

Slow roasted whole chicken (GF/NF)

Sides

Braised carrots (V/NF)

Minted peas (V/NF)

Garlic & parsley potatoes (V/NF)

Green salad (VE/GF/DF)

Dessert

Crème caramel – salted caramel (GF/NF)

Watermelon granita, passionfruit curd, exotic fruits (V/GF)

OR swap these desserts for Chesse Platters to share

 

Banquet Package

Package Features

All courses are designed to share

To Start

Iggy’s sourdough bread, Alto extra virgin olive oil (VE/DF)

Gruyère cheese doughnuts (V/NF)

Burrata, confit tomato, herbs, olive oil (V/GF/NF)

Steak tartare, horseradish (DF/NF/GF)

Sydney rock oysters, red wine mignonette, lemon (GF/DF)

King prawns, soft herbs, espelette pepper, lemon (GF/NF)

Mains

Slow roasted whole chicken (GF/NF)

Wagyu sirloin (GF/NF)

Sides

Braised carrots (V/NF)

Minted peas (V/NF)

Garlic & parsley potatoes (V/NF)

Green salad (VE/GF/DF)

Dessert

Crème caramel – salted caramel (GF/NF)

Watermelon granita, passionfruit curd, exotic fruits (V/GF)

OR swap these desserts for Chesse Platters to share

Vegetarian Banquet Package

Package Features

All courses are designed to share

To Start

Iggy’s sourdough bread, Alto extra virgin olive oil (VE/DF)

Gruyère cheese doughnuts (V/NF)

Burrata, confit tomato, herbs, olive oil (V/GF/NF)

Roast cabbage, parmesan, sesame (VE/GF/DF)

Mains

Gnocchi Parisienne, mushroom fricassée, zucchini flowers
porcini cream (V)

Sides

Green salad (VE/GF/DF)

Dessert

Crème caramel – salted caramel (GF/NF)

Watermelon granita, passionfruit curd, exotic fruits (V/GF)

OR swap these desserts for Chesse Platters to share

Vegan Banquet Package

Package Features

All courses are designed to share

To Start

Iggy’s sourdough bread, Alto extra virgin olive oil (VE/DF)

Tofu salad – slow cooked tomatoes, soft herbs (VE/DF)
Grilled cabbage, sesame, shaved cabbage & apple salad (VE/DF/GF)

Mains

Roasted cauliflower, cashew cream, apple salad (VE/GF/DF)

Ratatouille, braised chickpeas, thyme, garlic (VE/GF/DF/NF)

Strozzapreti, seasonal vegetables, herbs, olive oil (VE/DF)

Sides

Green salad (VE/GF/DF)

Pommes frites, spicy mayo (VE/DF)

Add on dessert (Extra $13 pp)

Watermelon granita with exotic fruits, coconut yoghurt

Continental Breakfast

Package Features

Breads, fruit preserves, butter

Housemade muesli, toasted seeds, nuts

Seasonal fruit

Organic yoghurt

Buffet Lunch

Package Features

Mains (choose one)

Slow cooked lamb shoulder

Whole free range roast chicken

Sides

Braised carrots

Green peas with mint

Mixed leaf salad with radish, fennel, yoghurt

Add an extra protein or vegetarian dish to your
buffet from $20PP

Full Day Package

Package Features

Continental breakfast on arrival

Morning tea

Buffet lunch

Afternoon tea

Self serve tea, coffee, juice station

After Something Extra?

Package Features

Self serve tea & coffee station for $4PP

Self serve juice station for $5PP

Cheese & Charcuterie from $15PP

Alcoholic beverage package – 2hrs from $55PP/3hrs from $77PP

Drinks - Petty Officer’s Package

Package Features

Package for 3 hours

Reduce to 2 hours for reduced price of $55

Extend for $26 per person, per hour

Selection of drinks to include the following

Chandon Brut, Yangarra Grenache Rose

Savardo Pinot Grigio, Totara Sauvignon Blanc

The Winner’s Tank Shiraz, Mount Macleod Pinot Noir

Draught and bottled beer/cider

Soft drinks and sparkling water

Drinks - Major General’s Package

Package Features

Package for 3 hours

Reduce to 2 hours for reduced price of $92

Extend for $36 per person, per hour

Selection of drinks to include the following

Chandon, Yangarra Grenache Rose

Savardo Pinot Grigio, Totara Sauvignon Blanc

The Winner’s Tank Shiraz, Mount Macleod Pinot Noir

Draught and bottled beer/cider

House spirits

Soft drinks and sparkling water

4 cocktails from a selection of the Housekeeping In Old Virginia,
Phillip Lane, Old Grogram, Mojito, Espresso Martini and Rum & Rye #1 (alternative cocktails that don’t exceed $20 can often be accommodated, please let us know what you’d like)

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    Absolutely adore this place. Be prepared to be transported back in time to the 1940s and across waters to the other side of the planet in France. The ambience is comfortably dim and old-fashioned luxurious.

    Lina T ·

    Tucked away down Phillip lane, Kittyhawk is a fantastic place for a cocktails in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. There are large tables as well as more intimate tables. Staff are very friendly and enthusiastic.

    Leah R ·

    Unique, effortlessly charming and amazing service. Their commitment to their style makes coming here an awesome experience.

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      About Us

      Make your next meeting, corporate presentation, social gathering, or wedding truly unique at Kittyhawk, the French-inspired cocktail bar and restaurant right in the heart of Sydney’s CBD.

      Located on Phillip Lane, next to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kittyhawk takes you right back to 25 August 1944: France has just been liberated and the country’s ready to celebrate. Decked out in style with a nod to early 20th century French chic and military memorabilia without the kitsch, Kittyhawk is a stylish spot that’s ready to party.

      With three event spaces — the Lounge, the Conservatory, and the Officers’ Mess — or the option to have the whole venue to yourself, Kittyhawk is the perfect place for an after-work drink, corporate function, intimate get together, or style-packed wedding.

      Weddings at Kittyhawk range from about $120 per person. Prices vary depending on customisations.

      Yes. Weddings can be held in the Kittyhawk Conservatory, which seats up to 25 guests or 100 cocktail style.

      A wedding at Kittyhawk varies by couple and can be adapted to your needs. You can choose from a small and intimate ceremony in one area, or hire the whole venue complete with your own entertainment for a big event.

      Yes. Kittyhawk can be hired for small and large corporate functions, with breakfast, lunch, and full-day packages available.

      Yes, there are multiple hotel options within walking distance of Kittyhawk. We recommend:

      Kittyhawk Sydney is licensed until 12am Monday-Friday, 2am Friday and Saturday and 10pm Sunday.

      Minors are permitted in the Officers’ Mess, with prior consent, and in Kittyhawk main bar before 4pm.

      Yes. Kittyhawk offers a variety of food packages and menus but you can do your own catering if you prefer.

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