the river torrens cafè
modern mediterranean cuisine

river cafè

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Group menu and beverage packages are currently under review

pricing [food only]

two courses
entrée and main OR main and dessert
$66.5 per person food only

three courses
entrée, main and dessert…
$78 per person food only

Menu may be subject to slight change according to market availability

Reservations for group bookings can only be made by telephone 61 8 8211 8666
[our phones are manned Tuesday to Saturday from 10.30 am


House-made bread and hummus on arrival



Mozzarella and saffron arancini with tomato sugo
…….and parmesan
Marinated olives
Salt and pepper squid
Wagyu Bresaola with parmesan and olive oil
Balsamic roast beetroot, walnuts,
…….ricotta and pitta crisps

main courses

[choice of]Angus Steak Tagliata

with rocket, white bean purée, vine tomato, balsamic and parmesan

– or –

Free-Range Chicken Breast [GF]
pan-roasted chicken breast with pancetta, beans, cherry tomatoes, red onion,
rocket and balsamic

– or –

Gnocchi [VEG]
potato gnocchi with mushrooms, sage and butter

– or –

Fish of the Day [GF]
market choice fish with potatoes,
broccolini and Romesco




Panna Cotta
with orange, cardamom, oat granola,
berry compote and Persian fairy floss
– or –
Passionfruit Semifreddo
lemon curd, lemon myrtle apricots, lemon sorbet and poppy seed cake

group beverage packages


3 hours @ $45 per person

[+ $4.50 per person for every extra 30-minute period or part thereof]
Sparkling: Dunes and Green Pinot Noir Chardonnay

Wines: Grant Burge ‘Benchmark’ Sauvignon Blanc and Shiraz

Beers: Coopers Dry, Cascade Light

Cider: Adelaide Hills Apple Cider

Other: Soft drinks, juices, filtered water, espresso coffee and infusion teas


3 hours @ $65 per person

[+ $6.50per person for every extra 30-minute period or part thereof]

Sparkling: Sidewood Sparkling, Yarra Burn
Prosecco, St Hallet Rosé

Red Wines: Bent Creek ‘Black Dog’ Shiraz, Yalumba Cabernet Sauvignon, Tomich Pinot Noir

White Wines: Twin Island Sauvignon Blanc, Petaluma Chardonnay, Skillogalee Riesling

Beers: Boags Premium, Cascade Light, Mismatch Session Ale

Cider: Adelaide Hills Apple Cider and Pear Cider

Other: Soft drinks, juices, still or sparkling mineral water, espresso coffee and infusion teas

Charging by Consumption

In some instances, you may have the option of customising your own pre-selected package of beverages including cocktails. This is charged on a cost and consumption basis.

Please note the following are required

• A pre-determined minimum spend, or bar tab to ensure revenue

• Wines, beers etc. must be selected in advance

• We prefer one account for the entire group, but in negotiated instances an account can be issued per table

• We do not have facilities for cash and carry and do not facilitate individual accounts


• Guests agree to conduct themselves in an orderly manner, in full compliance with venue policy (written or verbal)

• We support responsible service of alcohol.

• Prices and content are correct at the time of quoting, valid till January 2025, however, pricing can be subject to market cost increases. A minimum of 30 days’ notice will be given if any change is imminent.

• These prices are NOT applicable for exclusive use of the venue – a separate quote is required

Arrangements for group beverage packages
can only be made by telephone 61 8 8211 8666

[our phones are manned Tuesday to Saturday from 10.30 am]

A deposit is required at the time of booking5

opening times

lunch from 12 noon &
dinner from 5.30 pm

Tuesday to Saturday

closed public holidays
all other times by prior arrangement

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The River Torrens Cafè 2023

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website last updated March 20 2024

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