You enter at 231 Smith Street, and head-up two flights of stairs to find a spacious and highly atmospheric venue, punctuated by stunning arched windows that offer views across Melbourne.
With the look and feel of a downtown Manhattan loft, we combine eclectic design with classic furnishings to stunning effect!
Panama Dining Room is open daily from 5pm for dinner and drinks. Walk-ins are accepted, but bookings are highly recommended.
'In a town of bolt-holes and boutique hideaways, it's nice to take a turn in a place that has room for dozens of cool cats to swing, swig, swagger and dine' Dani Valent - The Age
Thursday 25th April - closed for ANZAC day
Friday 26th April - closed for a private event
Saturday 27th April - closed for a private event
Sunday 28th April - open from 5pm
Monday 29th April - open from 5pm
Tuesday 30th April - open from 5pm
Wednesday 1st May - open from 5pm
Thursday 2nd May - open from 5pm
On days that Panama is closed, our sister venue ‘Feast of Merit’ will be open for dinner. Bookings can be made by visiting the website: www.feastofmerit.com
The inspired restaurant menu from acclaimed chef Ayhan Erkoc journeys across countries in a way that is uniquely Australian!
‘A killer warehouse space serving edgy modern food’ The Age Good Food Guide
Our carefully curated drinks list is a mix of comfort and cool, featuring an extensive selection of craft beers, cocktails, spirits and wines.
'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 most dynamic function venue in Melbourne!
We are available to book exclusively for lunch or dinner, all 7 days of the week.
*Minimum spends apply for exclusive-use of the entire venue