The Emerald – an impressive family run hotel with a loyal & eclectic following. The food is excellent, the wine list extensive and the staff are friendly & efficient.

A comfortable, air conditioned true-blue bar with all racing shown LIVE with TAB facilities & ALL AFL games LIVE. The bar service has been so well written up, you’ll have to come and experience it for yourself & hearty bar meals are served daily.

The Front Bar at The Emerald is an institution. It’s where turf-talk is well debated & footy tips exchanged.


The front bar at The Emerald is an institution. It has long been a critics’ & punters’ favourite alike. It’s a place where turf-talk is well debated and passionate footy tips exchanged.


A little like a country pub in the city, our Bistro is a warm, rustic dining setting looking out to our courtyard. It makes a great meeting place for lunches, dinners and special occasions.


The restaurant is small and intimate and looks out across Clarendon Street. It’s very popular for business lunches and dinners as well as corporate functions and parties.


The Emerald Hotel in Victoria has been named Australia’s favourite punting venue. With the results of a recent nationwide survey by TAB fully revealed today, The Emerald Hotel was ranked number one by punters who flock to the venue to get all the racing and sport they can.


The Emerald is a great venue for corporate functions, business meetings, family celebrations, get-togethers, reunions, farewells, great parties and even weddings. We can personally tailor your occasion to suit your budget.


There is always something different happening at The Emerald Hotel. From Jazz on Wednesday nights to special big race day events and much more.
Check out what’s on at The Emerald Hotel today.

FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM @theemeraldhotel