Our recent renovations have transformed “The Norman” into much more than our mouth-watering steaks….
Boasting 6 function areas ideally suited to your next event our Executive Chef has devised some tantalising menus to choose from, ranging from all day delegates’ packages; stand up cocktail parties to the more intimate sit down dinners.
At “The Norman” we understand everyone has different tastes and that is why we can tailor the perfect package for you and your guests.
Our kitchen team can alter all of our functions menus in a way that will suit your own personal requirements.
Our passion for quality food & beverages, as well as our friendly service is the foundation for the Hotel’s success.
We strive to create an experience you will tell stories about to friends and family alike.
Let our experienced function team transform your idea into a seamless event which supersedes expectations.
Our Functions Spaces
The Normans Bar is our premium function space located on the ground level.
Once the Hotel’s bottle shop the air conditioned Norman’s bar is now complete with cow hide walls, milk bottle chandeliers, illuminated wall feature, plasma viewing throughout including one 103 inch plasma screen TV with VGA connectivity, in-house music, IPOD connectivity, DVD facilities & over 20 tap beers on offer… This area can be reserved exclusively for your next special event or cordoned off spaces are available for more intimate affairs. Capacity – Cocktail 250, Sit Down 150. Cordoned off – 10-150 people.
The Norman Hotel’s Beer Garden offers patrons an experience unlike no other.
Central to the design is a soon to become iconic shady Fig Tree taking centre-stage in the Beer Garden. An understated garden courtyard ambience has been created through the use of timber decking, eclectic table and chair combinations, planter boxes mixed with vertical gardens to divide the multi-tiered seating options for guests to relax and enjoy Brisbane’s stylish new ‘local’ food and drink destination – The Norman Beer Garden. This area can be reserved exclusively for your next large scale event or hired as 3 separate alcoves. Capacity – Cocktail 350, Sit Down 200.
Home to our famous Mastersteak BBQ Cooking classes, The BBQ Court is an alfresco style dining area ideally suited to your next sit down affair.
Tucked away from the hustle & bustle of the hotel, this area can hold up to 100 seated guests. The space is available to hire exclusively or areas can be cordoned off to suit your needs. The ideal space for celebrating your next family reunion, birthday or milestone. Capacity – Cocktail 150, Sit Down 120.
The Angus & Hereford Rooms are the ideal setting for your next business meeting, seminar or conference & double as a private dining room.
Tucked away on the first floor these rooms are complete with free WIFI. We also offer private restrooms, data projector with VGA connectivity, whiteboard & A4 ip chart *(please note charges apply/ available upon request). These rooms can be hired individually or together along with adjoining break out room – The Brahman Room. Capacity – Cocktail up to 40, Sit Down up to 50.
The whole venue just for you? We can accommodate up to 660 people!
Private Dining Room
We have one the most original Private Dining Rooms in Brisbane. You can see our separate listing for the Longhorn Room for a private dining experience second to none.
Our Function Menu Options
Our Boardroom Catering Menu is served buffet style and has all sorts of morning tea options including croissants, Danishes and muffins including percolated coffee and tea. We have a range of light lunch options you can choose from.
Or maybe a choice of our 3 popular Set Menus? Either 2 or 3 courses, each has a selection of entrees served as share platters. Mains offers you a selection of our premium steak cuts – and a choice of fish of the day or chicken dishes. Desserts again offer you a tempting choice of favourites or a cheese and fruit platter.
We specialise in all manner of hot and cold Platters with far too many options to list here! Send us an enquiry with what you need and our functions team will be sure to make some suggestions to suit.
For cocktail parties, we also have a cold and hot selection of Canapés.
Whatever your choice, our kitchen team can alter all of our functions menus in a way that will suit your own personal requirements.
Our Norman Express courtesy bus runs between the Hotel, CBD & surrounds within a 5kms everyday. We can arrange multiple trips for your function guests if required. It fits 11 guests per trip.
We have 80 car parking spaces for our patrons. A luxury this close to the CBD!
A Recent Testimonial
Visited with work colleagues. Lives up to its logo of being the worst vegetarian restaurant. Love getting a steak cooked the way you asked for it. Quality meat. The beer was nice and cold as well. Go if you like your meat.
TripAdvisor Review – July 2016