About Events with Tobacco Road Sports Cafe Raleigh
We offer a comfortable atmosphere, amazing food and unmatched event support for functions ranging from 12-500 (or up to 800 utilizing our outdoor space). Tobacco Road commonly hosts events such as holiday parties, wedding and rehearsal dinners, cocktail parties and personal or company celebrations of all kinds.
The entire left side of our restaurant and brewery, including all of the spaces included here and the main dining room, can be rented for a private event. This allows for a unique event for up to 300 people with a full view of the brewing operations, a full bar area, space for live music and access to audio-visual throughout. The entire restaurant, brewery, game room, patio and all three bars can also be rented on weekdays (limited availability for full venue rentals).
The Press Box
This 575 square foot room provides a comfortable and unique dining experience, floor-to-ceiling glass walls, and a private wrap-around mezzanine where guests can enjoy 180 degree views of the main restaurant. Located directly above the Tobacco Road Brewery, this space allows maximum privacy for your party and features exceptional audio-visual capabilities. Personalizing your event is as simple as connecting to our system via HDMI cord, and three 65” flatscreen HDTVs provide unlimited presentation options. Room features two private entrances and is excellently suited for both seated dinner parties and partially seated cocktail events.
Capacity: Up to 55 people seated or 75 people cocktail style
Audio Visual: Three 65” flat screen HDTVs, all of which can be connected to a computer wirelessly using a laptop (not provided).
This spacious 710 square foot room provides a comfortable semi-private dining experience, with views of both the Lower Mezzanine and main dining area. Located on its own private level, this space lets guests enjoy great views overlooking the restaurant and brewery. This room is suitable for both cocktail events and seated dinner parties. The space features natural lighting from three high windows and boasts excellent audiovisual capabilities to meet your presentation needs. Private stair entrance and plenty of space to creatively execute an intimate event for a larger group. *Table linens shown here were rented from CE Rental.
Capacity: 65 people seated and up to 85 cocktail-style
Audio Visual: Three 65” flat screen HDTVs, all of which can be connected to a computer using an HDMI cable (standard HDMI cables provided if requested in advance).
The Brewery Dining Room
This first floor space has its own full bar and is located right next to the brewery. Perfect for large rehearsal dinners or corporate events. The front side of the room is perfect for a stage and band or DJ (must rent full Brewery side, first and second floors, in order to have live music).
Capacity: 120 people seated and up to 175 cocktail-style.
Audio Visual: Wirelessly project (via laptop, not provided) on our massive screen comprised of 9 60″ flat screens. Also adjust uplights in the beams of the room.
This 275 square foot room is ideal for your next smaller private event. The Pinnacle is located on Tobacco Road’s 4th level. It features its own private restrooms and provides guests with an intimate dining experience. The Pinnacle boasts views of the entire main dining area, the brewery, the lower mezzanine, and is accessed via its own private staircase.
Capacity: 12-20 people seated.
Audio Visual: One 65” flat screen HDTV, which is wired for convenient HDMI cord connectivity (Guests have full access to connect for presentations, photo display, etc).
This 400 square foot space is an open option overlooking the main dining area and brewery. This space can be used for a seated event but also makes a great cocktail space, especially when combined with one of the other 2nd floor rooms.
Capacity: 20 people seated, 30 people cocktail-style
Audio Visual: This is an open area with no existing audio-visual capabilities.
The Game Room
The game room is a unique space for your next event. The game room is only available for private events Monday-Thursday.
Capacity: 50 people seated, 90 people cocktail-style.
Our 275 square foot outdoor patio is an excellent space for a private event during mild weather. It features beautiful views of the historic powerhouse square area, the train, and the Glenwood South entertainment district, and is located directly off the main bar area. Overhead string lights create soft lighting in the evening.
Capacity: The Courtyard will accommodate between 30-40 guests seated or cocktail style.