Events

8–16 Guests

Group Reservations

For groups between 8-16 people, please contact reservations@blindenthusiasm.ca. We will reserve a table for your group (or adjacent tables for groups of over 10 guests). Your guests will be able to order à la carte from Biera’s menu.

A deposit is required for group reservations. Should your event not be able to proceed due to COVID-19 restrictions, your deposit will be fully refundable. We charge 18% gratuity on group reservations. 5% GST will be added to the bill. Menus are subject to change, as item availability changes seasonally. Notice of allergies and dietary restrictions will be required 1 week in advance of the reservation.

10–30 Guests

Private Dining

Celebrations, CME Events, Corporate Dinners — Enjoy a Biera dining experience in our beautiful Barrel Room. Located on the second floor of the Ritchie Market the event space is a beautiful private space with polished concrete floors, windows that overlook Biera restaurant, the Blind Enthusiasm brewery, and the room where we create our collection of barrel-aged beers. During the summer season we offer private dinners on the Biera patio.

MENU

Our private dining menu features a curated selection of Biera dishes, served family style.

  • Option 1
    Three Courses: $55/guest
  • Option 2
    Four Courses: $70/guest
  • Add-On
    Cheese Course: $10/Guest

Chef selection seasonal menus are made available during the booking process. We charge an 18% gratuity and GST on all private dining expenses.

BAR

We serve beer by Blind Enthusiasm, brewed in-house and at our Monolith brewery. The full Biera wine list is available, as well as local spirits, house-made sodas and Transcend coffee.


ROOM RENTAL

The minimum spend for a private dining booking is $1000 (excluding gratuity and GST). On Fridays and Saturdays we charge a $500 room rental in addition to the menu cost for use of the Barrel Room Event Space. This includes use of the space for up to 3 hours. For all private dining events beyond 3 hours, we charge $150/hour room rental for each additional hour.

ADDITIONAL INFO
DEPOSIT

A $500 deposit is required to book a private dining experience. This deposit is not refundable within 30 days of the event date.
If any event must be cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions all deposits are completely refundable.

EVENT HOURS

Last liquor service in the event space is 11pm. Since we are located in the heart of a residential neighbourhood, we ask that all guests be gone by midnight. This can be changed with prior approval.

Please contact events@blindenthusiasm.ca with inquiries

20–100 Guests

Larger Parties & Events

Networking Events, Celebrations & Parties, Speaker Events, Off-Site Meetings — Located on the second floor of the Ritchie Market the event space is a beautiful private space with polished concrete floors, windows that overlook Biera restaurant, the Blind Enthusiasm brewery, and the room where we create our collection of barrel-aged beers.
The Barrel Room event space is a combination of two rooms with large doorways and a glass wall between. Maximum overall capacity in the space is 100. Due to the design of the two rooms, if you require all your guests to be in one room for a presentation the maximum number of guests that can be accommodated is 60.

MENU

Our catering menu features a special menu created by Biera specifically for barrel room events. The menu is served buffet-style so your guests can indulge at will.

The Cheese and Charcuterie Experience
$30/guest

  • Handcrafted Meuwly’s charcuterie
  • Imported and local cheese
  • House-made sourdough bread and crackers
  • House-made savoury dips and accompaniments
  • Assorted fresh local vegetables

Hors d’Oeuvres Menu
A rotating selection of hors d’oeuvres is also available for events in the barrel room. The chef’s menu will be provided to you during the booking process.

BAR

We serve beer by Blind Enthusiasm, brewed in-house and at our Monolith brewery. We can accommodate a host bar, a cash bar, or a combination of the two.

  • Draft Beer 250ml$5
  • Fancy Beer 175ml$10
    Barrel-Aged or Barrel-Fermented
  • Red and White Wine 5oz$10
  • House-Made Sodas 250ml$3
  • Spiked Soda with gin or vodka$10
  • Coffee 3L Carafe$30
    must be pre-ordered
ROOM RENTAL

$1200 for up to 4 hours,$300/hr for each additional hour.
The final rental price is dependent on the complexity of the event and the number of staff required. We will give you a quote once we have the details of your event.

Additional Rentals

Should you require it we can rent the following items for your event: linens, microphone, podium, projector, screen, and additional seating and tables.

ADDITIONAL INFO
DEPOSIT

A $1200 deposit is required to book the event space. This deposit is not refundable within 60 days of the event date.
If any event must be cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions all deposits are completely refundable.

EVENT HOURS

Last liquor service in the event space is 11pm. Since we are located in the heart of a residential neighbourhood, we ask that all guests be gone by midnight. This can be changed with prior approval.

Please contact events@blindenthusiasm.ca with inquiries

Up to 60 Guests

The Biera Experience

Weddings, Christmas Parties, Major Celebrations, Large Corporate Dinners — Our award-winning restaurant Biera is available for buy outs for your extra special events. This unique and contemporary setting along side our brewery is the perfect location to create a memorable and private event experience for your guests.

MENU

When you rent Biera, you can customize the menu. Our chefs will work with you to serve the perfect menu for your event, with anything from cocktail platters and canapés to a family-style dinner.

BAR

The full Biera beer list is available. We serve beer by Blind Enthusiasm, brewed in house and at our Monolith Brewery. The full Biera wine list is available, as well as local spirits, house-made sodas and Transcend coffee.


ROOM RENTAL

Buy-out prices vary according to season and day of week. Please inquire for details.

ADDITIONAL INFO
DEPOSIT

A deposit equivalent to 50% of the quoted price is required to book a buyout. This deposit is refundable up until 60 days of the event date.
If any event must be cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions all deposits are completely refundable.

EVENT HOURS

Last liquor service in Biera is 11pm. Since we are located in the heart of a residential neighbourhood, we ask that all guests be gone by midnight. This can be changed with prior approval.

Please contact events@blindenthusiasm.ca with inquiries