4-course banquet fit for an Emperor with optional 3-hour drinks package
Sydneysiders will have the chance to celebrate the race that stops the nation at one of their favourite CBD restaurants, White + Wong’s, with the restaurant offering a banquet fit for an Emperor on Tuesday 1st November.
The indulgent Melbourne Cup feast will run from 12.30-4.30pm, kicking-off with a glass of GH Mumm Grand Cordon to welcome guests on arrival, followed by a share-style, 9 dish banquet menu for $125pp. Plus the restaurant will have multiple TV screens so diners do not miss out on the racing action.
The Emperor Banquet Menu includes:
Prawn crackers & chilli salt Edamame beans, spicy sweet soy (V)
Fijian-style sashimi of kingfish, heirloom tomatoes, chilli, lime, coconut cream, coriander (GF)
Two baskets of dumplings or buns
Bang Bang chicken, Shredded chicken cucumber, beansprouts, sesame seeds, black vinegar & chilli dressing
Peking duck, cucumber, spring onion, hoisin sauce
Chinese roast pork belly, hoisin sauce
Massaman curry of lamb shoulder, gourmet kipfler potatoes, crispy shallots, peanuts (GF)
Wok-fried broccolini, garlic, ginger & sesame (GF)
Banoffee sundae, salted caramel ice cream, miso, chocolate rice puffs, nougat
Diners can also choose to upgrade their banquet with a 3-hour beverage package, which includes free-flowing GH Mumm Grand Cordon, beer, wine and soft drinks from 12.30pm-3.30pm for $100pp.
Located in the busy 25 Martin Place Melbourne Cup precinct, which is set to be the biggest Cup Day live site in Sydney, White + Wong’s will come alive with all the action from the track, with TV screens set up in the dining room, Spring Racing themed decor, access to the precinct’s Cup Day activation site and roaming entertainment.
And, for those looking to partake in a pre-lunch beverage with friends, White + Wong’s will also be opening their doors a little earlier on Cup Day, popping open the bottles from 11am.
Bookings for the 4-course Emperor banquet are essential and diners are encouraged to dress up in their race-day finest.
What: White + Wong’s 9-dish, 4-course Emperor Banquet Menu for Cup Day
When: Tuesday 1st November, 12.30pm – 4.30pm (venue open from 11am)
Where: White + Wong’s, 25 Martin Place, Sydney
Why: To celebrate Melbourne Cup Day as a part of the 25 Martin Place Melbourne Cup precinct live site
Bookings: Via the White + Wong’s website, https://bit.ly/3CsrWWN
White + Wong’s will be the ultimate go-to destination for Sydneysiders looking to celebrate Melbourne Cup Day in style this year.
White + Wong’s
25 Martin Place