Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall

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Description

At Saké Restaurant and Bar, contemporary Japanese cuisine is served up in five of Australia’s most iconic destinations. With hiramasa kingfish paired with soy dressing and lime & jalapeno kosho, tempura in the form of sustainable snapper, and incredible desserts, Saké brings a distinct, unique spin to tried and tested Japanese flavours, cementing its reputation as one of...

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At Saké Restaurant and Bar, contemporary Japanese cuisine is served up in five of Australia’s most iconic destinations. With hiramasa kingfish paired with soy dressing and lime & jalapeno kosho, tempura in the form of sustainable snapper, and incredible desserts, Saké brings a distinct, unique spin to tried and tested Japanese flavours, cementing its reputation as one of Australia’s best Japanese restaurants. Treat yourself to a dynamic culinary experience straight from Saké’s top Executive Chefs who bring the dynamic and innovative Japanese culture to life through their mouthwatering creations.

Features & Facilities

Facilities

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Event Guidelines

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Catering Options

Bar Tab
Private Bar
Gluten Free
Vegetarian / Vegan
Liquor Licence
Restaurant On Site

Frequently Asked Questions

Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall is open 7 days a week.
Mon-Thurs: 12 - 3pm, 5 - 10pm
Fri-Sat: 12 - 3pm, 5 - 11pm
Sunday: 12 - 10pm
Kindly note, our kitchen closes between lunch and dinner service.
Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall offers traditional Japanese food with a contemporary twist, sourced from the best, freshest and most seasonal ingredients. Taking pride in creating innovative flavour combinations, the Saké team provide guests with the opportunity to enjoy the very best in contemporary Japanese cuisine.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall is available for exclusive hire. Our generous venue can exclusively accommodate up to 165 seated and 250 guests cocktail style.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall has 2 private dining rooms as well as our Mezzanine.

Hachi:
Hachi can accommodate up to 8 guests, perfect for more intimate gatherings.

Hotaru:
Hotaru can accommodate up to 16 guests ideal for both corporate and private events.

Mezzanine:
Our semi-private Mezzanine can hold up to 32 guests seated and 60 guests cocktails style.
Yes, our menu can accommodate a wide range of dietary requirements such as vegetarian, vegan and gluten free. Please specify dietary requirements when enquiring.
We are a fully licensed restaurant, therefore we do not allow BYO.
Yes, a set menu is required for any Event at Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall. We offer 2 set menus, the Take No Hana at $98pp and the Chef's Omakase for $110pp. Both menus offer 8 beautiful courses displaying Saké's contemporary flair for Japanese cuisine. For cocktail style events we do offer a stunning Canape menu. A set menu is implemented to ensure the highest quality of food and service for larger parties.
Yes, for Events at Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall both beverages on consumption and beverage packages are available. We recommend pre-selecting a range of beverages from our extensive beverage list featuring an array of Japan's finest saké. Our standard recommendation is:
1 x Sparkling/ Champagne
2 x White Wine
2 x Red Wine
3 x Beers
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall offers a generous, modern waterfront space ideal to host both a wedding ceremony and/or reception.
Yes, you may. Additonally, the Rockpool Dining Group Events Team can provide you with contacts to assist you with visually styling your event. Kindly note all decorations excluding floral arrangements are restricted to exclusive events only.

Please note we do not allow glitter, confetti or any decorations of offence.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall is a child-friendly venue. Please note we can provide highchairs and all minors must be accompanied by their legal parent or guardian.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall does offer disabled access on our Ground Floor only.
You are able to bring in your own cake. Please note, should you wish to provide your own cake, a cakeage fee will apply.
Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall is a contemporary fine dining Japanese restaurant, as such we call for a smart casual dress code. We kindly ask for no offensive slogans or logos.
We are able to hold group bookings and private dining spaces for a maximum of 24 hours as it is a live booking system. For larger events please speak to one of our Event Managers - this is dependent on other incoming enquiries and the timeframe of the event.
Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall does not have any onsite TV screens however, we have teamed up with a professional third party supplier who are able to deliver every AV need for your event. Please note, AV may only be used in private spaces or when the venue has been hired exclusively. Hachi, Hotaru and The Mezzanine all have restricted AV capabilites. Please speak with your Events Manager to discuss your AV requirements further.
A room hire fee is subject to the venue and is event specific. A room hire fee and/or minimum spends will be provided upon quoting.
A minimum spend is the amount that must be met on food and beverage purchases. It includes staffing costs. If, at the conclusion of your Event the minimum spend has not been met, the final bill will be rounded up to reach this amount accordingly. The deficit is payable on the day of and immediately after the conclusion of the Event, by cash or credit card. Additional costs such as Service Charge, theming, security, AV etc is not included in the minimum spend.
A Service Charge is applicable on all groups of 10 guests or above.
Yes, parking is available at the Arts Centre Melbourne or the Wilson Parking - Southgate Car Park, Southgate Avenue.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall is conveniently located just 10 minutes walk from Flinders Street Station and Federation Square enabling easy access by both train, tram and bus.
Yes, a 15% public holiday surcharge applies across all Rockpool Dining Group venues.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall accepts all credit cards: AMEX, Visa, Mastercard and Diners.
As per Qantas' Terms & Conditions, clients who are Qantas Frequent Flyer members are not eligible to earn, or redeem points for function, event, large groups and private dining room bookings.

Event Rooms

Hachi

Min 3 people, Max 8 people

Hotaru

Min 8 people, Max 16 people

Mezzanine

Min 10 people, Max 60 people

Outside Terrace

Min 20 people, Max 60 people

Main Dining Room

Min 20 people, Max 200 people

Exclusive Use

Min 20 people, Max 250 people

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Hachi
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8
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Hotaru
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16
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Mezzanine
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32
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60
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Outside Terrace
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34
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60
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-
Main Dining Room
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125
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200
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Exclusive Use
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165
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250
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Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Hachi
-
-
-
-
8
-
-
-
-
Hotaru
-
-
-
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16
-
-
-
-
Mezzanine
-
-
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32
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60
-
-
Outside Terrace
-
-
-
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34
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60
-
-
Main Dining Room
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-
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125
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200
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-
Exclusive Use
-
-
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165
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250
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