Functions

Thinking of hosting a function at our place, or interested in having your special day here – wedding, birthday, party – whatever you’re celebrating, we love a party.

For bookings of 11+ we have a special function package. This is irrespective of what day you choose to come celebrate with us, but does not include children (you can have little tackers in addition, with our kids menu available for little bellies).

In consideration of other diners, bookings of 21+ require an exclusive area booking. This can be either our terrace, outdoor deck area or inside, depending on the capacity of your party.

  • Quick Facts

    Quick Facts

    Thinking of holding your function at the Star of Greece. Here are a few quick facts for you to consider…

    The function menu applies for bookings of 11 or more adults, irrespective of what day you are dining at the Star of Greece (SoG). Children can select from the children’s menu, or half price main courses from the a la carte menu on the day.

    For bookings of up to 20 you will be seated in the restaurant. For bookings of 21+, you will need to use either the restaurant or terrace exclusively to minimise the impact on other diners.

    Menus

    Menus change seasonally, visit the Function section of the website for the menu of the season. Dietary requirements must be provided 7 days prior to the function. Prices will increase each year by CPI during the summer menu, November / December. Special rates apply for events being held the following year if you deposit early.

    Please note menus are subject to change throughout the seasons depending on availability of produce.

    Beverages / BYO

    With an award winning wine list, BYO is limited to 2 bottles per function with corkage at $20 per bottle.

    Beverage packages are available but please be aware that responsible service of alcohol will be in force at all times and will cease to those deemed intoxicated. For beverage packages visit the Function section of the website.

    Pre-selection of wine is a possibility with exclusive use bookings. Every effort will be made to ensure original selections or similar in vintage and price will be made available to guests. Should the selected wines be unavailable a replacement wine of similar value and style will be provided.

    Licencing

    Daytime functions are based on 4.30pm last drinks, with all guests departing by 5pm and night time functions are based on a 11.30pm last drinks and departure by 12 midnight.

    It is a condition of our Liquor Licence that alcohol cannot be served after midnight, or to minors.

    All inside and outside areas of the restaurant where food is served is non-smoking based on current legislation.

    Capacity

    AreaSeated mealCocktail / stand up
    Restaurant5070
    Terrace3240
    Combined restaurant & Terrace80100#
    Outside deck3050

    # Due to liquor licensing, the combined capacity will not exceed 100 persons at any one time.

    Music

    Live music and or a DJ is permitted when the venue is used exclusively. For nonexclusive events, music will be selected by the venue.

    Venue Hire / Minimum Spend

    There is no venue hire, however, a seasonal spend applies depending on the day of the week and time of the year. Contact us with your preferred date and we can advise accordingly. Items that can be used towards the minimum spend include – all food served by the venue, beverage packages, wine, spirits, beers, softs drinks, tea / coffee.

    Access / Timing of Functions/ Set up

    Lunch service commence at 12noon, with last drinks at 4.30pm and completed by 5.00pm. Dinner functions commence at 6.00pm with last drinks served at 11.30pm and completed by midnight.  Guests can access the venue for decorations between 10am and 12noon for lunch events and between 4.30pm and 6.00pm for evening functions.

    If any set up is to be done by SOG staff, the cost of set up will be passed onto the customers based on the amount of time needed.

    SOG will provide tables, tablecloths, chairs, glasses, cutlery & crockery for all function bookings. Any additional hire equipment, specialised drink ware, chair covers, candles, flowers etc must be organised by the client with details confirmed to the SOG 7 days prior to the event.

    Confirmation / Deposit / Pre-payment

    A tentative booking can be made, however, a date will only be held until such time as another party requests that date. At this time, Star of Greece will contact you to determine whether you intend to confirm your booking and you will have 48 hours to formalise your booking as described above.

    All tentative bookings will lapse 28 days prior to the booking date without notification. A deposit is required to secure your preferred date. The amount is approximately 30% of your food costs (your preferred menu price x the number of guests x .3) and this will be deducted from the account at the end of your function.

    Cancellations

    If for unforeseen circumstances you are unable to attend your event, the deposit may be refunded up to fifteen business days prior to the function, after this time it is nonrefundable.

    Transport

    There is a limited taxi service in the area. To prearrange transfers, contact Chook on info@chookslittlewinerytours.com.au or 0414 922 200.

    Accommodation

    Contact McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Visitor Information Centre on 1800 628 410 or +618 323 994

  • Winter Function Packages

    2019 Function Menu Options

    Menu 1

    Andy Clappis’ casalinga bread,
    braised Port Willunga olives, Langhorne Creek almonds
    Choice of three entrées
    Choice of three mains
    $72 per person

    Menu 2

    Andy Clappis’ casalinga bread,
    braised Port Willunga olives, Langhorne Creek almonds
    Choice of three mains
    Choice of desserts/cheese
    $78 per person

    Menu 3

    Andy Clappis’ casalinga bread,
    braised Port Willunga olives, Langhorne Creek almonds
    Choice of three entrées
    Choice of three mains
    Choice of desserts/cheese
    $91 per person

    Cocktail Menu

    15 dishes around the room (hot & cold)
    $90 per person

    Room Capacity

    Restaurant 50 seated | 70 standing
    Terrace 30 seated | 40 standing
    Restaurant & Terrace 80 seated | 100 standing
    Outside (deck with cover & blinds) 30 seated | 40 standing

    Entrée

    Kangaroo Island salt & pepper squid, citrus aioli, lime
    Tasmanian ocean trout tartare w beetroot cracker, crème fraiche, lightly pickled beets, dill
    Pan fried oyster mushrooms w brown butter, Woodside goats curd, red sorrel, lemon

    Main

    Kangaroo Island King George Whiting (beer battered, crumbed or grilled),
    garden salad, chips, tartare sauce

    Wagyu beef fillet w Adelaide Hills chorizo, eggplant, harissa, Persian fetta, broccolini, jus

    Truffled pecorino potato gnocchi, local pumpkin, baby carrots, spinach

    An additional main can be added to your choices, however, the price will increase by $5 per head per dish:

    Roasted nomad chicken w Swiss brown mushroom, Jerusalem artichoke, burnt onion, jus

    Roasted snapper fillet w Goolwa pippies, braised tomatoes, kipfler potato, saffron rouille

    Roasted free range pork belly w white bean cassoulet, Ortiz anchovy, seeded mustard and parsley salsa, kale, jus

    Dessert/Cheese

    Poached local quince, vanilla sponge,
    cinnamon ice cream, lemon curd

    White chocolate & macadamia nut cigar, coconut snow, finger lime

    Cheese plate with assorted accompaniments

  • Beverage Packages

    Choose the following

    3 hour $55 per person
    4 hour $60 per person
    5 hour $65 per person

    Price includes Jansz Premiem Cuvée

    Please select:

    The Hills Cider Company Apple or Pear Cider
    3 beers
    1 Rosé
    3 whites
    3 reds

    Beer

    Mid Strength

    Heineken “3”

    Full Strength

    Coopers Sparkling Ale
    Corona
    Goodieson Brewery Pale Ale (McLaren Vale, SA)
    Heineken
    Peroni
    Vale Brewing Lager (Willunga, SA)

    Whites Wines (select 3)

    Chardonnay

    d’Arenberg “The Olive Grove” Chardonnay
    Kangarilla Road Chardonnay
    Wirra Wirra “The Twelfth Man”
    William Fèvre Chablis A.C. ***

    Riesling

    Kanta Riesling
    Mesh

    Sauvignon Blanc

    Battle of Bosworth
    Deviation Road
    Shaw and Smith ***
    Wirra Wirra “The Hiding Champion”

    Other White Varieties and Blends

    Chalk Hill Fiano
    Chapel Hill Vermentino
    Karrawatta “Sophie’s Hill” Pinot Grigio

    Rosé (select 1)

    Springseed Wine Co (by Battle of Bosworth)
    Turkey Flat ***

    Red Wines (select 3)

    Grenache

    Geddes “Seldom Inn” Grenache
    Rudderless Grenache / Mataro / Graciano ***

    Other Reds

    Rudderless Malbec ***
    Stoney Rise Pinot Noir

    Cabernet

    Battle of Bosworth
    Chapel Hill
    Fox Creek
    Woodstock

    Shiraz

    d’Arenberg Footbolt
    Kangarilla Road
    Rudderless
    Yangarra

    *** indicates an additional $5 per bottle for these wines

    For more information on the wines, please visit the wine list under the menu section of the website