High Rise to High Tide

The ultimate food journey from Flinders Lane to St Kilda

Experience the best of our city’s bar and dining scene as two of Melbourne’s most iconic venues, Garden State Hotel and the newly-opened Hotel Esplanade in St Kilda, team up to present a culinary journey that will take you from the urban landscape of Flinders Lane to the sunset views of St Kilda bay.

This epic journey invites you to immerse yourself in locally sourced food, wine, beer and cocktails from our city’s best providores.

Begin with drinks and canapes in the basement bar of Garden State Hotel in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, jump on the bus and journey to St Kilda to enjoy a two-course seated dining experience at Hotel Esplanade, finished with a nightcap.


For online purchases via melbournefoodandwine.com.au, a credit card fee of up to 1.7% and booking fee of up to $4.00 per transaction may be applied. Purchases through other sites may incur different booking fees.

Further Information

Disabled Accessibility

Garden State Hotel and Hotel Esplanade are accessible via lift.

Venue Directions

Garden State Hotel is located on Flinders Lane, a short walk from Flinders Street station and easily accessible via the Number 75 and 48 trams. Paid parking is available. Hotel Esplanade is located opposite the St Kilda foreshore.


Bus transfers will be provided between each venue.

Allocated Seating


Event Enquiries

For all event enquiries, please call: (03) 8396 5777

DateThu 21 Mar
Time6:30 PM – 10:30 PM
VenueGarden State Hotel, Melbourne
(03) 8396 5777

About Garden State Hotel, Melbourne