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The Perfect Birthday Party Venue in Newcastle

If you're looking for a place to celebrate a birthday with friends and family, look no further than Bartholomew's in Newcastle. We have free birthday party venue hire, with canapes and drink packages available. Open Wed-Sun for lunch and dinner. 

Why choose Bartholomew’s for your birthday?

Set in a stunning, spacious venue, styled in the theme of 1920’s speakeasy, our venue garners attention. Classic architecture, adorned with stained glass windows and giant chandeliers, a whisky wall boasting Newcastle’s largest range of whisky and craft spirits, and a worldclass cocktail listed designed by acclaimed mixologist Ryan Duck. If you are looking for a birthday party venue for hire in Newcastle, then you should look no further than Bartholomew's. 


  • A variety of delicious dishes made with fresh and local ingredients, including platter and canape options

  • A selection of craft beers, wines, and cocktails to suit every taste and mood

  • A friendly and attentive staff that will make you feel welcome and pampered

  • A convenient location in the heart of Newcastle, close to public transport, hotels and parking options


Free Birthday Party Venue Hire

Our venue offers a variety of spaces and options for your birthday party, with upstairs and downstairs options. There is no fee for hiring our space, just a minimum spend starting at $300.  

Functions Spaces

Whether you want a casual or a formal party, a small or a large group, Bartholomew's can accommodate your needs and preferences. You can book a table, a section or the whole venue* depending on your budget and guest list. You can also customize your menu and drinks package to suit your theme and dietary requirements.


*exclusive venue hire by negotiation


Happy Hour

4-6 PM Wednesday to Friday is happy hour. Receive $2 off all tap beers, wines or house spirits.

About Bartholomew’s

Bartholomew's is more than just a restaurant, it's a place where you can have fun, relax and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones. So don't hesitate, call or pop in for a visit and book your birthday party at Bartholomew's. Our venue is open from Wednesday to Sunday  from 12:30pm.

Got a question or have a special requirement? We would love to hear from you. You can contact us below. 


Want to book a date, or need more information about our gin, whisky or cocktail making classes? Send us an inquiry below. 

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