RETAIL SAVVY GROUP
Where Ideas Come To Life
The Retail Savvy Group owns and operates branded concepts and has extensive experience in startups, retail and hospitality. Owned and operated by husband and wife team, Stewart Koziora and Anna Carosa, Retail Savvy Group has expanded to operate 6 businesses from its head office in Cremorne.
NOW OPEN – Fitzroy Social is the fifth and newest venue for Retail Savvy Group. Moving into the former Little Creatures Beer Hall on Brunswick St in Fitzroy, the newest venue in the Retail Savvy Group portfolio promises to live up to the hype. Taking the high quality food and beverage offerings that customers have grow to love about the Retail Savvy Group venues with spades of that Fitzroy cool. Fitzroy Social promises to be just as popular with locals and local alike.
Asian Beer Cafe a vibrant Asian themed bar based in Melbourne Central in the heart of the CBD, was voted ‘Favourite Cheap Eats’ in the 2014 Foxtel I Love Food Awards, and a finalist at the 2013 AHA ‘Best Theme Bar’ category.
Asian Beer Cafe prides itself on providing a unique experience, with a rich and traditional interior, a wide cocktail, beer and wine menu, and authentic dining options. The venue is split into several separate areas, each with an individually designed aesthetic.
The venue also features a stunning balcony space, with sweeping views of the Melbourne city scape and state library.
ASIAN BEER CAFE AWARDS
Father’s Office is a prohibition themed speakeasy bar that has won multiple awards for theme and presentation, including the AHA ‘Best Theme Bar’ Award in 2013 and the Victorian ‘Favourite Bistro/Pub Food’ in the 2014 Foxtel I Love Food Awards.
Located centrally, in Melbourne’s QV complex, Father’s Office prides itself on authenticity, and features a charming art deco interior, with vintage pieces and reconditioned 1920′s fireplaces lining the walls as well as a beautiful wrap around balcony area, showcasing Melbourne’s historic Swanston & Little Lonsdale Streets.
The drink and cocktail menu is extensive, mirroring traditional speakeasy offerings with a modern twist, this is complimented with a popular Americana themed menu.
FATHER’S OFFICE AWARDS
The Shaw Davey Slum, a play on words. The name is an oxymoron and a celebration to Carlton’s diverse history of a great era for Australian Culture.
“The Slum”, as it has been termed, is unique in style, presentation and represents great value for money.
The “Slum” has an openable rooftop; 36 gold plated cricket stump beer taps; hand made concrete bar top embedded with 24 carat gold and silver leaf on the ground floor and seashells on the top floor; a cocktail list representing a traditional 1960′s milk-bar candy selection and a full service dining room focused on unique Australiana flavours, styled with traditional Australian bush spices.
THE SHAW DAVEY SLUM AWARDS
The Bank on Collins opened its doors in October 2015 and has fast become a favourite with locals and tourists alike. The venue is perfect for get dinners and drinks with friends, corporate gatherings, engagement parties and weddings. The floor plan is versatile enough to accommodate any style of event, catering for close to 700 people across both levels. This is a spectacular building that was brought back to life and restored in the highest manner.
Detailed features include a 17-meter bronze bar top, 24 copper beer taps, 3 gold wine taps, 120pax seater restaurant, a private dining room to cater for 20-24 people, private cocktail area, 2nd champagne bar on the mezzanine level and ornate detailing throughout. In early 2016 The Bank on Collins launched its wedding packages, offering couples the perfect venue mixing old world charm with modern sophistication in the heart of the CBD