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Sip Your Cellar is Back Wed June 1

Our next ‘Sip Your Cellar’ event on Wednesday June 1 is fast approaching. Places are limited so don’t forget to book soon.  To pair your wines, please find the new menu below.

Jerusalem Artichoke Soup Mooloolaba Prawn Truffle Oil

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 Local Pinky • Salmon Mousse • Potato scallions

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 Roasted Guinea Fowl • Yellow Chartreuse • Scenic Rim Root Vegetables

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 Valrhona Chocolate Fondant • Strawberry Sorbet

Guide to Choosing Wine

A Beginner’s Guide To Choosing Wine

Choosing wine is different for everyone; some people take it very seriously, while others go solely based on price. And far be it from us to judge! Choosing wine is whatever you want to make it. But there is one thing choosing wine should never be and that is stressful. A lot of people find choosing wine a little daunting. There seems to be so many unwritten rules and conventions. So how do you know if you’re doing it right? Well, it’s not as hard as it seems. There is a saying that goes ‘the right wine is the one you like,’ and we think there is definitely some merit to that. After all, food and drink are only good if you enjoy it. Continue reading

How to Choose a Wedding Reception Venue

How To Choose A Wedding Reception Venue

If you are wondering how to choose a wedding reception venue, chances are you’re in the planning stage. And we understand how stressful that can be! But luckily, we’re here to help. We know a thing or two about wedding receptions, and our number one tip is to choose the right venue! The establishment that hosts your wedding reception will be charged with tying off all the loose ends and running the show smoothly. After all, it’s your special day – you don’t want to have to deal with any trouble. Continue reading

6 Common Mistakes Made When Matching Food and Wine

6 Common Mistakes Made When Matching Food and Wine

So you’ve got a special occasion coming up and there’s only one thing on your mind: matching food and wine. Every other box on your checklist has been ticked, but this one daunting task remains. What do you do? Firstly, don’t panic! Matching food and wine is actually quite straightforward. Nobody is going to enforce any out-dated rules and if you have a few options available you can’t go wrong! Continue reading

Race Day

Celebrate at Moda Restaurant for our 2017 Melbourne Cup Cocktail Party – Tuesday 7th November 2017 – 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Moda Restaurant – Melbourne Cup Day Cocktail Party

Tuesday 7th November 2017 – 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Moda Restaurant Cocktail Party is the perfect way to celebrate Melbourne Cup. We offer sophisticated cocktail parties at Moda Restaurant and are one of the most unique and stylish in Brisbane City.

Our gorgeous sheltered garden courtyard is perfect all year round; keeping you cool in summer and warm in winter. We offer an outdoor vibe with indoor comfort. We will have lots of seating available in our Garden Room.

The venue will be fitted out with LCD Screens to ensure that everyone can see the race. Prizes for Best Dressed Man and Woman, sweeps, music and lots more.

Join us in celebrating the race the stops the nation, flowing with Seafood, Live Chef Action Stations, Canapes, Churros with Chocolate sauce just to name a few.

Complemented by the cosmopolitan casual elegance of our space in the heart of Brisbane, and our renowned welcoming service, will make the 2017 Melbourne Cup event unforgettable.

 $149 per person or $139 per person for groups of 10 or more

Upgrade Available to Include French Champagne – $180 per person or $170 for groups of 10 or more

Please contact Juliette or Francois for bookings or more details on 07 3221 7655 or functions@modarestaurant.com.au

MELBOURNE CUP COCKTAIL PARTY – GARDEN ROOM

HOT

Caramelised Onion Tartlet • Heirloom Tomatoes

Pork Belly • Maple Syrup

Chicken & Porchini Truffle Croquettes • Aioli

Beef Skewers

COLD

Mooloolaba Prawns Pintxo • Orange Blossom

Zucchini Flowers • Salmon Mousse

WA Octopus • Tropical Flavours

CHEFS ACTION STATIONS

Traditional Spanish Paella • QLD Seafood

Freshly Shucked Pacific Oysters • Lemon Cava Dressing

Beef Ribs • Bravas Potatoes

DESSERT

QLD Strawberries • Vanilla Cream

Churros • Valrhona Chocolate Sauce

 

 

 

4 HOUR BEVERAGE PACKAGE

Traditional Sangria and Aperol Spritz Bar

Cava Mas Pere Brut Penedès Cataluña

N.V. Palmer & Co Réserve Reims Champagne – upgrade option available

Woody Nook Semillon Sauvignon Blanc WA

Clarence Hill Shiraz McLarenVale

Peroni Rosso Lager

Cascade Light

Soft Drinks and Juices

 Espresso Martini (after the race)

   

 

Moda Restaurant – Melbourne Cup Day Sit Down Extravagance – Wine Room on Tuesday 7th November 2017 – 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Moda Restaurant Cocktail Party is the perfect way to celebrate Melbourne Cup. We offer sophisticated cocktail parties at Moda Restaurant and are one of the most unique and stylish in Brisbane City.

The Wine Room is situated on the mezzanine level of the restaurant, graces the light-filled space for an experience where privacy is at a premium.

The venue will be fitted out with LCD Screens to ensure that everyone can see the race. Prizes for Best Dressed Man and Woman, sweeps, music and lots more.

Join us in celebrating the race the stops the nation, starting with a glass of Cava and a beautiful three course Javiers Table Experience Style Seated Lunch.

Complemented by the cosmopolitan casual elegance of our space in the heart of Brisbane, and our renowned welcoming service, will make the 2017 Melbourne Cup event unforgettable.

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MELBOURNE CUP JAVIERS TABLE MENU

 The share style menu is nicely portioned based on the number of guests seated at each table. All the guests will be able to taste, each of the delicious offerings from each course. The menu is served in stations down the table, for the guests to help themselves.

 ON ARRIVAL

 Glass of NV Cava Mas Pere Sparkling

  Homemade Ciabatta Bread

ENTREMESES

Served to Share

Manolete Chorizo • Bundaberg Capsicums

Tempura NZ Hoki • Passionfruit Aioli

Cauliflower Pannacotta • Avruga Caviar

Scallop Ceviche • Rose Water • Herb Vinaigrette

Piquillo Peppers • Tuna Salad

MAINS

Served to Share

 Angus Beef Cheek Pies • Red Wine Sauce

Traditional Spanish Paella By Javier

SIDES BY JAVIER

DESSERT

Served to Share

ChurrosValrhona Chocolate Sauce

White Chocolate Mousse • Raspberries

Cheese Plate • Selection of fine Cheeses

BEVERAGES

 Our complete Moda Wine list will be available for the guests to choose from on the day.

Menu subject to change based on seasonality, similar replacements will be offered. All dietary requirements will be catered for; please advise the guests name and requirements when making the reservation.

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Riverfire Catering – Saturday 30th September 2017

Riverfire Catering – Saturday 30th September 2017

Have Moda Restaurant Cater Your Riverfire Celebration!

Have a view of the Fireworks?

Great for anyone with striking views of the fantastic Sunsuper Firework Display on Saturday 30th September 2017 and would like some amazing food, then look no further.

Moda Restaurant makes catering so easy for you.

Catering options include

Javier’s Famous Traditional Paella – $25 Per Person

Chef Selection of 3 Tapas – $25 Per Person

Chef Selection of 5 Tapas – $29 Per Person

Javier’s Table Experience – Two Course Menu – $70 Per Person

Javier’s Table Experience – Three Course Menu – $89 Per Person

Cheese Pleaser – Cheese Platters – $15 Per Person

Pick Up or CBD Delivery available – minimum order applies for delivery

Your delicious food will be available from the Restaurant anytime from 4:30 pm, just need to let us know when you place your order.

For Bookings and Information please contact Juliette or Francois

functions@modarestaurant.com.au 07 32217655

Pre-Payment is required with completed Booking Form

5 Benefits Of Hiring A Private Function Room

5 Benefits Of Hiring A Private Function Room

Hosting an event can be stressful and time-consuming. A lot of time and effort needs to be spent on preparing the location, food, drinks, decorations, and music. And that’s just what needs to be done ahead of time! On the night itself, the host or hostess needs to ensure that their guests have plenty to eat and that their drinks are regularly refilled. In fact, sometimes the guest of honour will find themselves so preoccupied with keeping their guests happy that they spend the entire evening fussing over others and forget to have fun or enjoy themselves. Continue reading

A Guide To Choosing Function Venues

A Guide To Choosing Function Venues

Throwing a party or celebration? Arranging a business function? It’s time to get planning!

You want the occasion to go off without a hitch and to be remembered for all the right reasons. But where do you start? There is so much to organise, right? Putting together an event doesn’t have to be as painstaking as some might have you believe. The best function venues will help you understand everything that you will need to know and help you to achieve the perfect event without stress or worry. There are several key things you need to take into consideration when choosing your function venue. Continue reading

5 Tips To Help You Plan Wedding Food Menus

5 Tips to Help You Plan Wedding Food Menus

One of the big ticket items in planning any wedding is wedding food, and for good reason.

Along with the wedding dress, vows, and first dance, wedding food is what will get your guests talking and keep the celebrations moving. Show your guests how important they are to you and indulge them with a unique culinary experience at your wedding reception. Continue reading