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Melbourne Marriott Hotel

Corner Exhibition & Lonsdale Streets · Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

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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:

Festive Celebrations

Celebrate the festive season with menus that have been given a seasonal twist. With your all-time favourite traditional Christmas dishes – relax and indulge in a Christmas feast at Essence on Exhibition restaurant.

View our Christmas Day Menu (PDF)

View our Christmas Dinner Menu (PDF)

View our Friday Buffet Lunch Menu (PDF)

Melbourne Marriott High Tea

High Tea in Melbourne Elements Lounge is a welcome oasis from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne’s city streets. Treat yourself pre- or post-theatre in our warm and luxurious surroundings and enjoy our wonderful selection. Prices begin at $40 per person; reservations are essential.


High Tea Menu

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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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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 $64 for two people.

Lunch in Melbourne CBD.

Express Lunch Menu

Choose from a specially designed menu of fish, pasta, soup, burgers and more for a fast, fresh and convenient lunch. You can enjoy Chef's crafted menu Monday to Thursdays.


Express Lunch Menu

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.

Impossible Occurences - Dinner and Show

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. Indulge in a night of entertainment with the dinner and show package at Essence Restaurant followed by a unmissable show.

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Essence on Exhibition