It’s party time at Donovans!

Join us to celebrate twenty-one years as one of Melbourne’s most-loved and iconic restaurants. We want to share this wonderful milestone with you, our loyal customers and friends of Donovans. We have four months of festivities, featuring birthday party dinners with Gail & Kevin, special price packages for weekday lunches in the Private Dining Room, lots of presents (prizes!), behind the scenes ‘Day in the Life at Donovans’ and a spectacular dinner party ‘Beauty & The Beast’.

And the icing on the cake… everyone who attends our birthday events will automatically be entered into the draw to win our grand prize – A dinner or lunch in our Private Dining Room, for up to 21 people, to the value of $4,500. 

Please see individual event listings for more information.


HOW TO BOOK

For all our birthday events, weekday bookings for the Private Dining Room and enquiries, please call Donovans on (03) 9534 8221 or email [email protected]

Office Hours
Monday – Friday 9am – 9pm Saturday & Sunday 11am – 7pm

 


CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 

Private Dining Room Weekday Lunches

It’s yours! Have your own party in our magnificent Private Dining Room.

Host a private dining experience at Donovans for you and your team, or next client lunch! Maybe it’s time to get together with friends for a decadent seaside lunch?

From June to the end of September, we are offering special price packages for weekday lunches in our Private Dining Room. There will be no room hire fee and we have created wonderful, amazingly priced, set menus with beautiful Hentley Farm wines included. You can choose either an à la carte or feasting menu (see below for sample menus).

HOW TO BOOK
For all bookings for this offer please call Donovans on (03) 9534 8221 or email [email protected]

Office Hours
Monday – Friday 9am – 9pm Saturday & Sunday 11am – 7pm

WIN a $250 Voucher

From the beginning of June through to the end of September, Donovans will be giving away 21 gift vouchers, each to the value of $250, to some lucky guests!

Kevin Donovan will ‘randomly’ select the guests who win the birthday vouchers – so make sure you give Kevin a big ‘Happy Birthday’ greeting when you see him!

 

 

 

 


GIVEAWAY TERMS + CONDITIONS
By accepting a $250 Donovans Birthday Celebration Gift Voucher, you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions:
You must be over 18 to enter.
The giveaway commences on 21st June and closes on 29th September.
Instagram and facebook winners will be notified by direct message and posted on instagram and facebook.
Employees and their immediate families are not permitted to enter.
Prizes are subject to availability and are not transferrable.
No cash alternative to the prizes will be offered.
Our decision with respect to all matters of the giveaway will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
By participating in the giveaway you agree to your name and image being used in any publicity material.
By entering this giveaway competition, an entrant is indicating his/her acceptance and agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by Australian law and disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Australia.

 

Birthday Party Dinners with Gail & Kevin

Join Gail and Kevin at their feasting table in the Private Dining Room for a wonderful night of eating, drinking and telling stories of their 21 years.

We will revisit some of our favourite dishes at Donovans, created over our 21 years. To finish the night, we look ahead with a futuristic dessert by our head chef Emma D’Alessandro.

We can’t wait to celebrate our 21st birthday with you – they will be nights to remember forever!

HOW TO BOOK
To book this event please call Donovans on (03) 9534 8221 or email [email protected]

Office Hours
Monday – Friday 9am – 9pm Saturday & Sunday 11am – 7pm

Please note: Our sincere apologies that no dietary requirements can be accommodated for the birthday party dinners.

 

A Day in The Life at Donovans

Join Gail Donovan and head chef Emma D’Alessandro for a wonderful opportunity to experience the operations and behind-the-scenes at Donovans.

You will join Emma as she takes you on a tour of her kitchen and a cooking demonstration. Gail will then explain the daily operations of the restaurant with a tour of the dining room, reservations office and wine cellar before we all sit down to a feasting lunch (including wine) in our Private Dining Room.

Every participant will receive a monogrammed Donovans apron and printed recipes.

HOW TO BOOK
To book this event please call Donovans on (03) 9534 8221 or email [email protected]

Office Hours
Monday – Friday 9am – 9pm Saturday & Sunday 11am – 7pm

Each week, from June through to the end of September, 21 copies of the much loved 2017 Donovans Yearbook will be given away ‘randomly’ by Kevin Donovan.

The 2017 Donovans Yearbook is our first annual publication, celebrating cooking, events, recipes, shopping and an insight into a year at Donovans. We are currently putting together a beautiful Yearbook for 2018. We want our yearbooks to be a keepsake and a reminder that each year brings new joys and much to celebrate.

The Donovans Yearbook is available for sale at the restaurant or in our web store for $35.00

Beauty & The Beast Dinner Party

Be our guest! Be our guest! at our Beauty and The Beast dinner party – a spectacular feasting adventure with elegant and beastly food and wine.

Join Gail and Kevin, head chef Emma D’Alessandro and sommelier Nick Parkhouse for a magical night to remember as we waltz through the elegance of entrées then journey towards delicious beastly feasting! Dessert will be brilliant – filling your heart and celebrating the love of Beauty and the Beast.

HOW TO BOOK
To book this event please call Donovans on (03) 9534 8221 or email [email protected]

Office Hours
Monday – Friday 9am – 9pm Saturday & Sunday 11am – 7pm

Please note: Our sincere apologies that no dietary requirements can be accommodated for the Beauty & The Beast Dinner.