Melbourne Cup Hot Spots
FOUR SEASONS HOTEL
The Four Seasons’ popular Grain Bar celebrates Cup Week with champagne and oysters. Enjoy bubbly by the glass while watching the race live, and don’t miss out on the free giveaways on offer. 1920s-inspired Mode Kitchen also offers a threecourse lunch on the big day.
6–9 November, Grain Bar and Mode Kitchen, Four Seasons Hotel. 199 George Street, Sydney. fourseasons.com/sydney
The Star Sydney has your Cup Day plans sorted with its extravaganza of food and entertainment. A decadent three-course menu is available at BLACK Bar & Grill, featuring toast proceedings with a glass of Moët & Chandon, while Erin Holland searches The Star for the day’s best dressed.
7 November, The Star, 80 Pyrmont Street, Pyrmont. thestarsydney.com.au
The Argyle’s iconic cobblestone courtyard becomes a stylish gin garden for Cup Day, where you can take part in a fashion on the field competition, enjoy fancy food and live entertainment, and watch the race from the largest outdoor television in the CBD.
7 November, 18 Argyle Street, The Rocks. rockpooldininggroup.com.au/ the-argyle