Veludo Bar is one of St Kilda's popular live music venues. Complete with bar, dance floor and open air balcony, the atmosphere is upbeat. From Wednesday through to Sunday night, Veludo is home to talented musicians be it funk, soul, reggae, house DJs or live acoustics. On Saturday nights resident DJs Cosmic Tonic and Jacket Off taking the stage each week to create the ultimate live music experience.
Veludo is a unique venue perfect for a range of special events including 21st birthday parties, engagements, work functions and hen's nights. The exclusive function space, The Candy Room, is ideal for large events of up to 90 guests and features a private bar, lounge area and dance floor. The Igloo is a semi-private function area located in the upstairs bar. This space is free to hire and ideally suited to intimate groups looking to start the night off with some drinks. The downstairs restaurant is also available for group dinners, with a range of flexible set menu options.
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Combining modern decor, exposed walls and large fold-out windows that overlook Acland Street, Veludo is a first class venue for most any occasion. The restaurant has outdoor seating, open fireplaces and lounge music, with lengthy opening hours to cover all your essential meal times.
The menu spans from breakfast through to dinner offering your classic smashed avocado combos, super food muesli and eggs specials. Drawing on seasonal produce sourced from local suppliers, the Modern Australian cuisine is light and contemporary. At lunch and dinner snack on small or large plates or opt for a grazing platter for social group dining. Head Chef, Thiago Miranda brings the farm to your plate with dishes showcasing the very best Victoria has to offer, be it fresh eggs from Dandenong, fruit from regional farmers or boutique meats from Daylesford. Veludo also boasts a well-priced pre-theatre menu and concise wine list of mostly Australian drops.