Contact

Address

222-224 Hight St Northcote

Phone

+61 3 9481 1222

Frequently asked Questions Functions and General

What are your operating hours?

Sunday – Thursday 5pm – 1am 

Friday – Saturday 5pm – 3am 

Licensed from Midday, Saturday & Sunday for Functions.

Are there age restrictions or entry requirements?

We are an 18+ venue. 

Valid Photo ID entry on Friday and Saturday nights + Special Events.

What fun things are there to do at Francesca’s

Table Tennis

Board Games 

Darts 

Hooky 

Trivia on Thursday 7pm

What is the dress code?

Smart Casual Attire is appreciated. 

No Fluros. No Thongs. No Trackies. 

(Photo ID Scanner system for safety and security of all patrons and staff) 

What type of events do you host?

Birthdays, Engagements, Work Socials and Corporate Events. We have had weddings AND wedding after parties, Hens Parties, Dungeons and Dragons sesh, Book Club, Life Drawing, Whiskey Masterclass – Let us know what you have in mind!

What is the capacity of the venue?

Function and Event Space – 100 pax 

Beer Garden – 20-50 pax 

Entire Venue – 250 pax

What are the rental rates and what is included?

We offer flexible options on pricings that include options such as room hire and minimum spends. 

Chat with us today, to find the right pricing rate for your event!

Do you offer catering services or allow external caterers?

We have partnered with our Sister venue, Kissaten Alphington for all day time catering requirements and for evening we work with Northcote Legends Pizza e Vino. You are welcome to BYO Celebration cake and sweets.

We do not allow external catering.

Sunday – Thursday 5pm – 1am 

Friday – Saturday 5pm – 3am 

Licensed from Midday, Saturday & Sunday for Functions.

We are an 18+ venue. 

Valid Photo ID entry on Friday and Saturday nights + Special Events.

Table Tennis

Board Games 

Darts 

Hooky 

Trivia on Thursday 7pm

Smart Casual Attire is appreciated. 

No Fluros. No Thongs. No Trackies. 

(Photo ID Scanner system for safety and security of all patrons and staff)

Birthdays, Engagements, Work Socials and Corporate Events. We have had weddings AND wedding after parties, Hens Parties, Dungeons and Dragons sesh, Book Club, Life Drawing, Whiskey Masterclass – Let us know what you have in mind!

Function and Event Space – 100 pax 

Beer Garden – 20-50 pax 

Entire Venue – 250 pax

We offer flexible options on pricings that include options such as room hire and minimum spends. 

Chat with us today, to find the right pricing rate for your event!

We have partnered with our Sister venue, Kissaten Alphington for all day time catering requirements and for evening we work with Northcote Legends Pizza e Vino. You are welcome to BYO Celebration cake and sweets.

We do not allow external catering.

Absolutely! Get in touch via the form above* 

Various parking options within a short walking distance of venue. Eg. Car Parks Mitchell St, Chemist Warehouse, and Northcote Plaza plus street parking.

Free Entry every night including our club nights (Friday Saturdays) Some Special Events may incur a door fee, please follow us on Instagram and Facebook to stay up to day with What’s On!

Francesca’s Bar is known for our love of Disco and House music. Mid-Week curation by Bar Staff. 

On occasion we do host throw back and RNB nights.

Send us a message via our inquiry form! Or Alternatively give us a call on 03 9481 1222 after 5pm.

Happy Hour is every day! 5-7pm! 

$15 Selected Cocktails 

$10 Selected Pints

$6 House Wines

We have a mobility ramp for entry however, unfortunately do not have accessible amenities in the venue.

We love pets, and our outdoor areas are pet friendly for on-lead animals. Service animals are always welcome.

Yes. We have a designated smoking area.

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Step into the vibrant ambiance of Francescas Bar, where every event is an unforgettable celebration!

Discover the perfect venue for your next gathering on High Street, right in the heart of Northcote’s bustling stripe.



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Step into the vibrant ambiance of Francescas Bar, where every event is an unforgettable celebration!

Discover the perfect venue for your next gathering on High Street, right in the heart of Northcote’s bustling stripe.

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We have everything you love about Northcote over the years. An epic drink list, snacks aplenty from our collab with High St favourite  Pizza E Vino and a weekend vibe like no other. Doors open at 5 PM We’ll see you on the dancefloor.