A Great Space For Private Hire

Our Cooking Studio makes for a great venue to hire – the whole studio is classed as a commercial kitchen, so you can hire out the entire space and let your imagination run wild!

Convenient Location

Taste Budds Cooking Studio is conveniently located on Lord Street in Highgate. It offers a unique venue for all types of functions, perfect for corporate team building, as well as a just being great meeting place for social and other groups looking for a centrally located, flexible use venue. We also hire out to established business for commercial kitchen hire.


The venue provides long table seating for up to 30 people, an overhead projector suitable for presentations plus use of our catering facilities which allow you the option of either self cater, or having us cater for you.

Cooking Demonstrations

Our demonstration pod with induction cook top includes a camera which films the demonstration and projects it onto screen behind. This makes Taste Budds Cooking Studio the perfect venue for cooking and cookware demonstrations.

Venue Hire Costs

We hire the entire venue for $600 + GST for up 5 hours Рyou may add extra hours for $75 + GST per hour. We also require that you hire a Taste Budds staff member for the entire hire period at $40 + GST per hour. This staff member is available to open & close the venue, monitors building security, can show you where everything is & they will do all the washing up!


Hire Enquiry

We also have a smaller commercial kitchen available to small businesses. People who own food trucks, market stall holders, and other home-based food business owners can hire this kitchen at $40 + GST per hour (for a minimum of 4 hours).