Private & Group Dining Brisbane

Looking to dodge the crowds? Make every guest at the table a VIP.

The Defiant Duck is one of Brisbane’s best restaurants for large groups, featuring a range of private dining spaces available for exclusive hire. Rather than winging it at a busy restaurant, we’ll bring out the velvet rope for your next special occasion.

  • No room hire fees
  • A range of indoor and outdoor event spaces
  • Flexible cocktail party packages
  • Sit down menus available

Limited Time Offer

Reserve a private dining space at The Duck to enjoy this special offer!

Set Menus

Add a special set menu to your private dining experience.

$45pp: 2 Course Menu + Complimentary Drink

$55pp: 3 Course Menu + Complimentary Drink

Private Dining Spaces

We offer three unique function spaces for your next private dining event.

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The Bar

Sitting: 150  |  Standing: 200

Make this meal social with exclusive bar access and raised seating.

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Sitting: 120  |  Standing: 200

Our comfortable booth-style lounges and casual setting will help every guest unwind.

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The Nest

Sitting: 45  |  Standing: 70

Fly home to our secluded dining area, perfect for intimate meals and events.

Private Dining Packages

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Enjoy a range of delicious southern-inspired canapés. Work with our staff to create a menu suited to your taste.

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Share Plates

Experience dining at its finest and treat your guests to a selection of our handcrafted share platters and sensational snacks.

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Compliment your next event with our free-flowing beverage packages offering a range of tap beers, ciders, wines and soft drinks.

Book Your Private Dining Experience

Click the button below to enquire about our private dining room or group dining areas at Newstead’s favourite function venue.