Melbourne Cup Luncheon
Grab your friends, book a table and celebrate the Melbourne Cup in style this year at the Mayfair’s sophisticated signature restaurants at the lower lobby. Both Mayflower and THE DEN will be elegantly set up for the race that stops the nation.
Enjoy an afternoon of live jazz, Cup sweepstakes, Fashions on 45 hosted by Pippa Wanganeen, live screenings of the race and more.
The Luncheon includes an indulgent spread prepared by our internationally acclaimed executive chef, Erwin Joven. The menu includes a sumptuous chilled seafood bar offering our regions finest oysters, king prawns, scallops, sashimi and more. Served to table, guests will enjoy premium charcuterie, house made parfaits and artisan breads.
To follow, Mayfair’s famous tea stands will present their signature savoury selections such as Flemington chicken salad tartlets, salmon mousse on caviar cucumber barquettes and Moroccan-spiced braised lamb pithiviers. Shared dessert platters will then showcase the best from Mayfair’s pastry kitchen with cheese served from gueridon trolley featuring the finest Adelaide Hills selections.
The atmosphere will continue into the evening as the restaurant transforms into Club Mayfair for tantalising tasty bites and decadent cocktails, or you can head up to Hennessey Bar for a lively DJ and dancing amidst a backdrop of the Adelaide skyline.
Ticket includes: Drinks (three-hour drink package including G.H. Mumm Prestige Sparkling, select South Australian red and white wines, tap beers and soft drinks), decadent three-hour luncheon, Cup sweepstakes, live DJ, live race screenings, and Fashions of 45 hosted by Pippa Wanganeen.