Stunning waterfront functions venue

Located on Sydney Harbour’s iconic Woolloomooloo Wharf, Manta Restaurant & Bar offers a unique and truly memorable setting for your next private function, corporate event or celebration. From team meetings, long lunches and Christmas festivities to engagement parties, family get-togethers, weddings and everything in between, Manta is one of Sydney’s most sought-after functions venues.

Our range of function spaces and dining options allow us to cater to groups of all sizes. Manta’s private dining room provides an exceptional environment for groups of up to 200 guests.

For larger-scale functions, our dining room extends out to our alfresco dining area, accommodating up to 220 guests and taking advantage of the stunning views of the harbour and city skyline.

Menus can be tailored to meet your requirements and tastes, as can our layout. Have a discussion with our team about how we can make your next event one to remember – call (02) 9332 3822 or email [email protected]

Semi Private Dining & Groups

Manta’s new semi-private dining area is perfect for meetings, parties, intimate events and functions, and can accommodate up to 24 people. (Maximum 20 people on 1 table)

With views of the harbour and incredibly high ceilings, your guests can dine in privacy whilst still enjoying the electric Manta waterfront atmosphere.

Email our events team at [email protected] to enquire about booking our semi-private dining space for your event. Conditions apply.

Corporate & Private Functions

Let Sydney Harbour be the stunning backdrop of your corporate or private event as you and your guests dine at one of Sydney’s best waterfront venues on the historic Woolloomooloo Wharf.

The team at Manta is dedicated to making your event one to remember. We will take care of every detail of your corporate or private function, from room set-up and decorations, to personalised menus and everything in between.

For exclusive use of the venue, we can cater for up to 230 guests for cocktail functions and 200 guests seated, with both indoor and outside seating options.

Lunch events on the wharf offer an opportunity to take in the sunshine and blue skies while you dine. Then, as night falls, the dining room is transformed with a sparkling array of candlelit mirrors.

Email our team at [email protected] to enquire about booking your event. Conditions apply.

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Waterfront functions venue in Sydney, Manta Restaurant


Manta offers an exceptional harbour dining experience to host your very special Wedding reception. Depending on your wedding size and style we have plenty of options from semi-private to exclusive use of our entire restaurant, including our outdoor al fresco area.

Menus can be tailored to meet your requirements and tastes, as can our layout. Whether it is a relaxed wedding, an exclusive wedding dinner or an elegant harbour wedding reception, we will work with you to create a bespoke solution.

Getting to and from Manta is a breeze. Dependent on tidal activity, guests can arrive via boat or water taxi, with drop off and pick up points directly in front of the restaurant. There is plenty of street parking nearby, as well as a public taxi bay at the front of the wharf.

Have a discussion with our team about how Manta can host your special day.

Call (02) 9332 3822 to enquire. Conditions apply.