Enter off Smith Street, Fitzroy and head up two flights of dimly lit stairs to find an awe-inspiring loft conversion.
Set within an expansive warehouse space, this eclectic venue delivers the perfect balance between restaurant & bar.
‘The volume pumps at weekends but it’s a small price to pay for popularity. After all, there’s no place like Panama’ The Age Good Food Guide 2016
Fresh local, seasonal produce underpins the European inspired cuisine at Panama.
Chef Ayhan Erkoc's unique menu style compliments our relaxed, casual approach to dining.
'The influence of mentors Noma to Marque was once evident in Ayhan Erkoc's best dishes, but now his self-assurance is booming' Gourmet Traveller Magazine
From single vineyard wines, craft beers & fine spirits; through to classic & custom cocktails, our drinks list is a mix of comfort & cool.
'Head up a nondescript stairwell and through scuffed, heavy doors and you'll find yourself in one of Fitzroy's most atmospheric bars' Broadsheet Melbourne
Panama Dining Room is the perfect Melbourne venue for any occasion, big or small! The venue offers a variety of beautiful spaces for functions and large events.
Each night we take bar bookings for all large groups between 10 – 150+ guests, reserving your space for the entire evening. This option is perfect for birthdays, engagements, hen’s nights, Christmas parties, work functions & all other celebrations.
We can accommodate large group reservations in our restaurant for tables of 10+ guests, with capacity to seat up to 150 guests if required.
Panama can be hired exclusively for weddings, corporate functions, private lunches, afternoon engagement parties & all other events.
For further information, please call the venue on (03) 9417 7663 or fill-out the online function enquiry form.