The dining room at The Empress Hotel, with its modern take on classic pub meals, services the locals of Melbourne’s north. Located on the border of  Carlton, Fitzroy, Brunswick, and Clifton Hill – The Empress is a neighborhood pub to many.

With a restaurant atmosphere The Empress is perfect for intimate dinners for small groups right up to large group bookings and family get-togethers. Our air conditioned dining room provides an escape for hot summer nights whilst our open fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere for winter dining.

Our Dining Hall set up complete with WiFi and full AV equipment lends itself to business lunches, corporate meetings and working dinners.

In it’s newest incarnation The Empress’s food is Modern Australian with an Italian influence; traditional pasta and pizza meets pub stalwarts, dry aged steaks, chicken parmigiana, and house made burgers on brioche buns.

Check out our cheap eats and specials; Monday $10 Pizza Night and Wednesday $15 Burger and Pot. Make sure you book early!

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