Spanning a colourful history in previous incarnations as The Greyhound established in 1852, rebuilt as The Depot in 1926, and then renovated in 2008 as The Precinct Hotel, this iconic building continues an ever-growing legacy delivering another amazing transformation in 2016 with huge courtyard, big band stage, intimate restaurant and open area bar all equipped with the biggest and best screens.
Located amongst the hustle and bustle of Swan Street, opposite Richmond railway station and only moments away from sporting and entertainment arenas, The Precinct celebrates the best of Melbourne; from watching all the sporting action to enjoying live music every weekend and from experiencing incredible pub meals to hosting spectacular functions and events.
Our Modern Australian menu combines Asian and Italian influences from our executive and head chef as well as delivering a tasty selection of substantial share items and the best of classic pub fare.. Crafted by our passionate chefs, they’ve searched and worked hard to source the right suppliers to provide the best produce available.
Choose from our wide range of local and imported tap and packaged beers or ciders, sip on a delicious classic cocktail, or select wines from our modest and refined list, designed with all the essentials to pair perfectly with hearty meals or for casual catch ups and sessional occasions.
Whether you’re celebrating a milestone; birthday, engagement, christening, wedding, farewelling a friend or colleague, or paying homage to a loved one – rest assured we have a space to suit your needs. Maybe you are entertaining associates, hosting a corporate cocktail party, planning a networking event, social get together, after work drinks, or Christmas party, our versatile spaces can seamlessly accommodate all types of functions from intimate gatherings to large scale exclusive events.