Subscribe to Forte Magazine


Matt Dempsey and close friend Graham opened Tulip Bar & Restaurant on Pakington Street in 2014. Despite it only being in its third year, this contemporary and relaxed space, nestled amongst boutique shops and restaurants, has already received the ‘Best New Regional Restaurant’ award in 2015 and a ‘1 hat’ in both the 15/16 Age Good Food Guides!

Tulip offers shared modern dishes each centered on a main ingredient. Dining options are available for couples, families or large groups of up to 70 guests!

The popular “Chefs Selection Menu” ranges from $55pp to $90pp. The Tulip chefs will designs a unique menu for your dining experience and is customized to suit all individuals.

Dishes are served in several waves starting with snacks and smaller dishes followed by the main wave, finishing with individual serves of dessert. The Chef’s selection can be customized to suit all individuals.

Tulips general menu prices: snacks starting from $4, smaller dishes from $15, larger dishes $33, dessert from $16, it’s a small cost on high quality dining!

Licensed until 1am, the flexibility, simplicity and quality combined make Tulip a unique dining experience!

Location: 9/111 Pakington St, Geelong VIC 3218
Phone: 5229 6953