Description

The Lion Hotel brings together great food, excellent service and premium product within one of Adelaide’s most historic hotels, made thoroughly modern. We provide Restaurant, Bar, Casual Eating (Lion Express), Function (Lion Events & Lion Catering) & Gaming Facilities. With breakfast in our New Courtyard, Live Entertainment 7 Nights a Week in the...

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The Lion Hotel brings together great food, excellent service and premium product within one of Adelaide’s most historic hotels, made thoroughly modern. We provide Restaurant, Bar, Casual Eating (Lion Express), Function (Lion Events & Lion Catering) & Gaming Facilities. With breakfast in our New Courtyard, Live Entertainment 7 Nights a Week in the Bar, Unique & Diverse Event Spaces and our Award Winning Restaurant, there's always something happening at The Lion.

The Bar at The Lion is a meeting of worlds, where everyone feels that they should be here. Our emphasis as always is upon quality and service is paramount. Relax and enjoy live entertainment 7 nights a week.

Lion Express is the smartest food service space in Adelaide. With fast service, great value and quality house made product, Lion Express is perfect for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner or for a snack any where in between. Our daily curries are deservedly famous, as are our Lion Burgers.

The Lion Hotel was awarded Best Function Operation / Facility in the 2011, 2012 and 2013 Australian Hotels Association (SA) Awards for Excellence.

Couple our award winning food with our diverse and stylish event spaces and you have the ideal venue for your next corporate event or celebration. We are minutes from the CBD and have ample parking. We are always happy to give you a guided tour of our spaces. By appointment is great, but if you are in the area, just pop in.

The venue is available for events including Weddings, 21sts, Conferencing, Christenings, Cocktail Parties, Product Launches, Seminars, Christmas Parties, Dinners, Degustation Dinners, Breakfast Meetings, Lunches and much more.

Lion Catering is our off-premise division of The Lion Hotel’s award-winning restaurant and function facilities. Whether it is a corporate event, wedding, or party within the comfort of your home, we have rich resources at our disposal and can provide total function and event management.

Our plush new Gaming Lounge is now open and is fully serviced by friendly and dedicated staff. We've got some exciting new machines as well as some old favorites, there's bound to be something to suit you at The Lion.

Features & Facilities

Facilities

Air Conditioning .glyphicons-heat
Audio Visual Equipments .glyphicons-projector
Business Centre .glyphicons-briefcase
Ceremony On Site .glyphicons-ring
Disability Access .glyphicons-person-wheelchair
Gaming Area .glyphicons-gamepad
Internet Access .glyphicons-globe
Wifi Access .glyphicons-wifi
Outdoor Area .glyphicons-tree-deciduous
Parking Available .glyphicons-cars
Stage .glyphicons-keynote

Event Guidelines

Birthday Party Milestones .glyphicons-ban
Underaged Birthday Parties .glyphicons-ban
Underage Events .glyphicons-ban
Third Party AV Companies .glyphicons-ban
Alcoholic Events .glyphicons-ban
BYO Food/Drink .glyphicons-ban
DIY Theming .glyphicons-ban
21st/18th Parties .glyphicons-ban
Outside Catering .glyphicons-ban

Catering Options

Liquor Licence

Event Rooms

The Jerningham Room

Min 10 people, Max 200 people

The Tower Room

Min 10 people, Max 100 people

The Vine Room

Min 10 people, Max 40 people

The Cellar

Min 10 people, Max 100 people

The Tunnels

Min 10 people, Max 180 people

The Melbourne Room

Min 10 people, Max 40 people

Kingston Room

Min 10 people, Max 20 people

Pod One

Min 20 people, Max 70 people

Pod Two

Min 20 people, Max 40 people

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
The Jerningham Room
125
60
47
-
51
100
-
50
The Tower Room
72
24
34
-
32
60
-
34
The Vine Room
30
18
19
-
24
30
-
16
The Cellar
60
18
-
-
-
80
-
38
The Tunnels
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
The Melbourne Room
25
12
19
-
24
-
-
16
Kingston Room
-
-
-
-
12
-
-
12
Pod One
-
-
-
-
-
50
70
-
Pod Two
-
-
-
-
-
40
40
-
Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
The Jerningham Room
125
60
47
-
51
100
-
50
The Tower Room
72
24
34
-
32
60
-
34
The Vine Room
30
18
19
-
24
30
-
16
The Cellar
60
18
-
-
-
80
-
38
The Tunnels
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
The Melbourne Room
25
12
19
-
24
-
-
16
Kingston Room
-
-
-
-
12
-
-
12
Pod One
-
-
-
-
-
50
70
-
Pod Two
-
-
-
-
-
40
40
-

Packages

Sit Down Menu Starting At $6.50 Per Person

Add canapes to start (These are based on chef's choice) A selection of 2 canapés - $6.50 pp A selection of 3 canapés - $9.90 pp 2 Course Menu - $49.50 pp 3 Course Menu - Starting At $53.50 pp More

Menu Includes:

Entrée:

  • Snapper with Tomato, Mussels and Buttermilk
  • Coorong Beef Short Rib with Organic Lentils, Baby Carrots and Dark Ale Chutney
  • Berkshire Pork Cheek with Soy Milk Custard, Miso and Seaweed
  • Heirloom Tomatoes with Dark Rye, Fennel and Pickled Watermelon Rind

Main:

  • Coorong Scotch Fillet with Cauliflower Puree, Burnt Onion Butter and Chimichurri Sauce
  • Corn Fed Chicken Breast with Radish, Young Coconut Salad and Toasted Coconut Broth
  • Market Fish - waiting staff will advise
  • Japanese Pumpkin Salad with Pears, Hazelnuts, Pepitas, Rocket and Blue Cheese Mayonnaise 

Mains Served with Bread Rolls with Olive Oil and Barrel Aged Balsamic and Salad Leaves

Dessert:

  • Dark Chocolate Pave with Raspberry Sorbet
  • Pear and Organic Honey Tart with Salted Almond Ice Cream
  • Blackberry Parfait with Pistachio and Bitter Chocolate Ganache
  • Hard and Soft Australian Cheeses with Condiments
$49.50 per person