This venue is now permanently closed.
For those in search of the perfect venue for their upcoming event, Absinthia is a hidden gem tucked right in the graffito-tagged heart of Fitzroy. Providing an intimate space bedecked in fantastic artwork, a relaxed atmosphere and unique beverages, Absinthia is an excellent choice for those looking to give their next event the best of both old world charm and Melbourne hospitality.
In addition to housing Australia's most extensive collection of traditionally made absinthe, Absinthia can provide specialised drink or cocktail packages to suit the individual tastes of your group. They can also provide catering in the form of beautifully decorated grazing tables, which compliments your drinking experience while also adding a gorgeous centre-piece for your event.
In addition to the main bar area, there is an elegant conservatory style courtyard, where guests can retreat if they need some space or wish to enjoy a range of hand-rolled cigars.
The Absinthia team have hosted and coordinated birthdays, murder mystery parties, corporate events and even industry lectures, and are happy to assist in making your visit to Absinthia as stress-free as possible. The staff are consistently reviewed as highly professional, knowledgeable and friendly, and have the skills and experience to make sure you get the best out of your event.
Absinthia is licensed to serve alcohol from Midday to 11pm Sunday to Wednesday, and Midday to 1am for the rest of the week. They can accept bookings of up to 70 guests.
See below the contact form for our venue’s capacities