Panama Dining Room

231, Smith Street, Fitzroy, Victoria, 3065, Australia


3 Reviews

Panama Dining Room Melbourne Events

Ideally situated in the heart of Melbourne’s vibrant Fitzroy, Panama Dining Room is a chic, modern industrial restaurant venue brimming with undeniable charm. The space boasts stunning arched windows, versatile room layouts, and eclectic décor, offering plenty of room to host up to 250 guests for an array of private and corporate events.

The dining room is housed inside an early 1900s textile factory, meaning guests will no doubt be captivated by its historic charm. Atmospheric interiors are complemented perfectly by mouthwatering menus and warm hospitality, with bespoke event packages tailored to your every need. And thanks to its convenient location, just a few tram stops away from Melbourne CBD, the venue is easily accessible for attendees. 

Highlights of Panama Dining Room Melbourne Events:

  • Charming, light-filled loft conversion space 
  • Ideally located near Melbourne CBD
  • Exclusive venue hire available seven days a week
  • Delicious menus and impeccable service
  • Bespoke corporate packages tailored to your needs
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sitting Up to 170 Sitting
standing Up to 250 Standing


Accommodation Onsite
Rooms Available N/A
Onsite Car Parking
Available Spaces N/A

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  • Guests At Panama Dining Room

    Whole Venue

    Events at Panama Dining Room are exclusive, meaning you'll have access to the entire space for the duration of your hire. The interiors are light-filled, spacious, and versatile, with plenty of room to accommodate up to 170 seated guests or 250 standing.

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Nearby attractions:

  • Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium
  • Cooks’ Cottage
  • Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria

Nearby hotels:

  • Veriu Collingwood
  • The Standard Hotel Fitzroy
  • Quest Collingwood

Venue Testimonials

Funky and classy venue in an unsuspecting part of Smith St. Great venue for a wedding! The staff were attentive, the food was delicious and well presented, and there is a decent selection of good wine.

Kathleen S

I had a fantastic experience at Panama. The dining experience was way more than I expected and our party was so pleased with the overall experience. Food was almost to pretty to eat and the service was friendly and professional!

Janet S

Such an incredible venue with an amazing crew; from Luke and Jason in the background to Julia, Sky and Diego making the party run to perfection. Cant thank you guys enough for making it such a memorable celebration last Saturday night. Highly Recommend!

Daniel F

Frequently Asked Questions

Panama Dining Room can accommodate up to 170 seated guests or 250 standing.

Yes, this elegant restaurant space is a top pick for corporate venue hire in Melbourne, with bespoke packages and delicious catering menus tailored to each individual client.

There is a great selection of hotels nearby. Options include:

  • Veriu Collingwood
  • The Standard Hotel Fitzroy
  • Quest Collingwood

Yes, there is plenty of off-street parking available in the adjacent streets.

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