FAQ

Espy Main Bar & Terrace
We are now taking bookings in our coveted Main Bar and Terrace for parties of up to 10 guests. Bookings have a dining duration of 1 hour and 30 minutes. Diners are required to order a meal.

Espy Outdoor
We are thrilled to offer outdoor dining at Hotel Esplanade, served on a walk-in basis only. Just walk on in and ask our friendly staff where to sit.

Mya Tiger
A limited number of bookings can be accommodated in Mya Tiger, dining on our set Banquet Menu, with a vegan banquet also available. Bookings have a dining duration of 1 hour and 30 minutes.

We are committed to providing a safe and hygienic environment for our guests and staff to enjoy.  Our team are going above and beyond to adhere to government restrictions whilst offering the same epic service and products you know and love.

With additional cleaning, health checks and safe socialising practices in place, you can sit back and relax knowing we’ve got you covered.

The following measures are in place to ensure your safety:

  • Capacities are limited to 20 people in an enclosed area, laid out on a map at the entry to our venue
  • Each room has been measured and a poster displaying the capacity is displayed in each space
  • Tables are separated by a minimum of 1.5 metres
  • You will have the ability to view menus online via a QR code situated in venue. Scan the code and the latest menu will be displayed for use on your own device (paper disposable menus will also be available)
  • Our team members will conduct a thorough cleaning schedule throughout our spaces (paying special attention to high-risk areas such as door handles and bathrooms)
  • Hand sanitiser will be available throughout our venue
  • All communal cutlery and water stations have been removed, we will bring cutlery and drinks to your table
  • All staff will be temperature checked prior to shift
  • We will update our procedures daily in line with government recommendations

 

What we ask of you:

  • If you feel unwell, please stay at home.  We will be serving up epic food and bev for a long time so would love to see you when you feel better!
  • Please respect other customers’ space by distancing yourself when using the bar or toilets in venue
  • Go cashless at the bar and where possible “tap the card”
  • Arrive a little earlier to sign up and register for entry (this is a legislation condition)
  • Please respect our team’s direction, they are there to keep you (and us) safe!

Welcome back!  We can’t wait to see you.

Espy Outdoor is open for lunch Friday to Sunday from 12pm, and dinner Monday to Sunday from 3pm.

Mya Tiger, located on level 1, is open for lunch Friday to Sunday from 12pm, and dinner Monday to Sunday from 3pm.

Yes! The majority of the venue is wheelchair accessible. You’ll find the wheelchair entrance to the left hand side of the pub through the Public Bar. Feel free to give us a call for further information or on arrival request assistance from our hosts.

Click on the MUSIC page to book tickets. Sign up to our NEWSLETTER to be the first in the know for new announcements.

Easy! Email our music team – [email protected]

We certainly do! Please email [email protected] if you’re heading to a gig so we can arrange a companion ticket.

You sure can! Only the Gershwin Room (our main bandroom) is ticketed. The rest of the pub is free entry.

For sure! Just head to the FUNCTIONS page and fill out the enquiry form to contact our functions team.

We sure are! However, our trading hours may change slightly depending on the day.

Heaps! Make sure you follow our social media channels and sign up to our NEWSLETTER to keep up to date with all of the latest and greatest information.

Neat casual is welcome throughout the venue!

Absolutely! We have a choice of kids meals available on our menus and high chairs are available on request.

100%! Pooches of all shapes and sizes are welcome in the front beer garden, we just ask that they remain on leash.

Tram #16, 96, 3a. Hop off or on at stop #136.
Bus: 246, 600/922/923, 606, 623.

Street parking as marked. There are a number of nearby paid parking lots within very close walking distance.

See our lovely hosts on the door and they will help you with directions.

Nope! Just come on down as we hold over 1,500 people in the venue and operate on a first come, first served basis.

Private functions are available. Just head to our FUNCTIONS page for further information. We like to ensure our spaces are always available for everyone to casually make use of, so just come down and grab an area.

The music will vary according to the area, time of day and day of the week. We promise you it will perfectly match the area you choose to experience within the venue!

The Espy Kitchen features local seafood, pub classics, rotisserie meats and stone cooked pizzas.
Mya Tiger features Cantonese classics (dumplings, baos and Peking ducks), inspired cocktails and epic views of the St Kilda foreshore.
Check out the menus HERE.

Celebrations are a big thing to us so we appreciate this special gesture. Depending on the location you choose to be in within the venue, there may be a cakeage fee for plates and service. Please note that no prior storage will be possible.

You betcha! You can purchase hard copy gift vouchers in venue or soft copy vouchers online HERE.
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