Eating at the MECC

Make your experience complete and grab a bite to eat! Relax in our foyer or performance area before the show with a delicious platter or something from our delicious retail café. The foyer opens 90 minutes prior to each performance.

Platters

Platter boxes are available to pre-order online and limited platters will be available to purchase pre-show, until sold out. To avoid disappointment, please pre-order.

Disclaimer: all platters are now individually boxed.

Cut-off: Platters boxes only available to pre-order until 12pm the day of the event, unless the event is on a weekend, then cut-off is Friday before the event at 12pm.
Collection at the event: 

Collection at the event: Platter boxes will be available for collection at the retail café
Enjoying your platter at the show: The foyer opens 90 minutes before the show, and you can now take food into the performance.

Antipasto Platter Box $13 (serves one) Gouda, smoked cheese, brie, cheddar, apricots, dates, olives, cocktail onions, gherkins, salami, kabana and crackers (GF and vegetarian options available).

 
Hot Finger Food Platter Box $15 (serves one)
Chef’s selection of 5 items. Selection will vary on seasonal change.

Kids Meals

Kids Meals are available to pre-order online and limited Kids Meals will be available to purchase pre-show, until sold out. To avoid disappointment, please pre-order. (selected shows only)

Cut-off: Kids Meals only available to pre-order until 12pm the day of the event, unless the event is on a weekend, then cut-off is Friday before the event at 12pm.
Collection at the event: Kids Meals will be available for collection at the retail café.
Enjoying your Kids Meal at the show: The foyer opens 90 minutes before the show, and you can now take food into the performance.

Kids Meal $6.50 each
Ham and Cheese Sandwich
Jatz crackers and cheese
Cupcake
Popper

Retail Café and Bar

Open 90 minutes prior to show and at interval (if applicable), the Retail Café offers patrons drinks and delicious food options.

Avoid the queue - pre-order your drinks for interval

Relax and enjoy the whole interval. Experience our first-class hospitality without the queue! Simply pre-order your drinks at the bar before the show and collect your drinks at interval.

Foodspace

Located just across from the MECC in Artspace Mackay, Foodspace offers a cool, contemporary place to unwind before an event (during trading hours). Offering a delicious selection of gourmet but affordable delights for breakfast or lunch, Foodspace changes their menu regularly meaning there is always something new to try.

Opening Hours
Monday to Friday - 7.30am to 2pm
Saturday - 8.30am to 1pm
For bookings or reservations please call 4961 9719

View the Foodspace Menu here
Braille menus and large text menus are now available for request

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