Functions and Group Dining

If you are looking for a private space to host a range of events from birthdays, engagements, work parties, baptisms or any other events, Geppetto has an extensive range of menus, room layouts and availabilities to cater for your next event.
Ask us how we can help to make your experience more memorable with audio-visual, entertainment, and creative decorations.

Upstairs

Geppetto offers a private room which can seat up to 35 people.
Located on the first floor, the room features a private bar, personal waiters, audio-visual, entertainment options (magician, clown, portraitist etc. all to be organised by the customer only) and creative decorations of your choice.
Different layouts are adaptable depending on your function’s needs.
Depending on availability Geppetto can be hired out as full restaurant, which can seat up to 75 over two floors (40 downstairs – 35 Upstairs).

Availability

Lunch options

Monday to Sunday from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Subject to availability – we reserve the right to use the room for other possible tables.

Dinner options

Monday to Sunday from 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Subject to availability – we reserve the right to use the room for other possible tables

Public holiday & Sunday Lunch

During public holidays and Sundays there will be a surcharge of 10% on the total bill.

Functions Set Price Menu – Lunch & Dinner

We have a variety of catering options for your next function.

Flexible menus – gluten free, coeliac, lactose free, vegetarian, vegan, and kids options available upon booking.
NO BYO – Please refer to management to arrange specific BYO requests (Ex. Wine Clubs)

 
 
MENU A
$45 food  /  $75 food & beverage package

1)  Focaccia with black olive tapenade
2)  Antipasto – Chef’s selection of homemade appetisers including fresh grilled seafood and meats, pickled vegetables and olives, mini arancini balls, bocconcini and other daily specialties 
3)  Pasta Mista – selection of 3 pasta dishes on sharing platters & mixed leaf salad
4)  Coffee & Italian chocolates
*  $10 extra to add dessert duo OR cheese platters 

MENU B
$45 food  /  $75 food & beverage package

1)  Focaccia with black olive tapenade
2)  Main Course – choice of 6 main courses including meats, seafood and pasta (vegetables and salad included)
3)  Homemade dessert duo
4)  Coffee & Italian chocolates

MENU C
$55 food  /  $85 food & beverage package

1)  Focaccia with black olive tapenade
2)  Antipasto – Chef’s selection of homemade appetisers including fresh grilled seafood and meats, pickled vegetables and olives, mini arancini balls, bocconcini and other daily specialties
3) Main Course – choice of 6 main courses including meats, seafood and pasta (vegetables and salad included)
4)  Coffee & Italian chocolates
*  $10 extra to add dessert duo or cheese platters

 
 
MENU D
$65 food  /  $95 food & beverage package

1)  Focaccia with black olive tapenade

2) Antipasto – Fresh grilled calamari and prawns, steamed mussels, salami, sausage pieces, meatballs, polenta chips, mini arancini, frittata, olives & pickled vegetables, fritters and bocconcini
3)  Pasta Mista – selection of 3 pasta dishes on sharing platters & mixed leaf salad
4) Main Course – choice of 6 main courses including meats, seafood and pasta (vegetables and salad included)
5)  Coffee & Italian chocolates
*  $10 extra to add dessert duo or cheese platters

* Private room available upstairs – accommodates up to 35 people
* Beverage Package includes house wines, beers and soft drinks for the duration of the meal only (maximum 3 hours) 
* Vegetarian, gluten & dairy free options also available
* Upgraded food and drinks packages available

LAYOUT OPTIONS

Option 1 – Twin Rectangular (20 to 28 guests)

 

Option 2 – Aperitivo (Max 24 guests)

 

Option 3 – Rectangular (Max 16 guests)

 

Option 4 – Conference (Max 15 guests)

 

Option 5 – Maximum Capacity (35 guests)

AUDIO AND VIDEO OPTIONS

Smart TV with input for most devices
White Board

 

 

* Upon booking your function at Geppetto Trattoria you, accept the terms & conditions below

 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Bookings for 10 – 20 guests, require a $150 deposit.
Bookings for over 20 guests require a $300 deposit.

A tentative reservation will be held for 7 days.
Should Geppetto not receive a booking form and deposit within the agreed timeframe, Geppetto reserves the right to release the booking.
SPLIT BILLS ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR FUNCTION GROUPS (Please speak with management for specific requests).
‘Pay as you go’ drinks can be organised with prior notice and only card payments will be accepted. 


LICENCE OPERATING HOURS

Lunch function is available until 3.45 PM.
Dinner function is available until 10.30 PM.

Cancellation

In the unlikely event of a cancellation, the deposit of $150 or $300 will not be refunded unless the request is made 30 days prior to the event date.

Final numbers

Notification of the minimum number of guests attending is required no less than 2 days prior to the function – via email (preferred) or phone.
Please note: hosts will be charged the total food costs for the confirmed final numbers and not the total attendees on the day.
We require confirmation on how many kids will be attending in order to organise specific meals and pricing.
Increases to the confirmed number of guest will be at management’s discretion (and will normally be catered for), however this may affect the room layout.

Entertainment

The client must advise Geppetto Trattoria of any planned entertainment or performances at the venue.

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call (03) 9417 4691
or email contact@geppettotrattoria.com
78A Wellington Parade East Melbourne