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Melbourne Marriott Hotel

Corner Exhibition & Lonsdale Streets · Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

Essence on Exhibition

Specials & Packages

Essence on Exhibition features daily specials that change based on the seasonal availability of fresh ingredients. Additionally, other specials are offered as listed below:

Unforgettable High Tea Experience

Treat yourself to an unforgettable high tea experience.

The high tea menu features high tea favourites such as petite scones, macaroons, mini sandwiches as well as selection of sweet treats!
Three Plates High is complemented with Tea Forte teas which are identified around the world as the ultimate tea experience and known for the variety and unparalleled quality of handcrafted teas.
Our high tea is the perfect occasion to celebrate an anniversary, bridal shower or to simply meet with friends and family. Book your plates today!
Wednesday - Friday $49 and $69 (with a glass of champagne). Saturday - Sunday $55 and $75 (with a glass of champagne). Phone 03 9662 3900 or email

Escape to the Hotel with a High Tea Experience

Seafood Stack

Visit Essence on Exhibition at Melbourne Marriott Hotel to try the Seafood Stack. A mouth-watering dish stacked with hot and cold seafood including oysters, smoked salmon, char-grilled baby octopus, marinated New Zealand mussels, blue swimmer crab, tempura prawns, salt and pepper calamari and more will satisfy your appetite. A seafood feast is only $69 for two people.

Lunch in Melbourne CBD.

Fabulous Friday $20 Lunch Buffet

Fridays are fabulous and now they’ve become even better. Our Friday lunch buffet consists of salad, pasta, soup, beef, chicken, fish, green shell muscles, and more. Finishing with desserts is sweet but all this for only $20 is even sweeter, so book your lunch next Friday with us.

Friday Dinner and Magic at Essence

Witness Impossible Occurrences, one of Melbourne's most exclusive attractions. Award-winning magician Luke Hocking intrigues and amazes with astounding displays of magic, illusion and mind reading.


Showcased in Melbourne's 5 star Marriott Hotel, each performance blends elegance and astonishment to create an unbelievable entertainment experience like the no other. Impossible Occurrences is 60 minutes of state-of-the-art conjuring. Set in lavish and intimate surrounds, this is a performance of distinction.


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Club Marriott

Join the Club Marriott program today and start receiving benefits and special offers at Essence at Exhibition. With dining incentives of up to 50% off, complimentary wine and special room rates, a membership will continue to reward you. For more information visit

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