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The Lounge

The Lounge


A brand new space inside the Opera House to relax before the show

The Lounge is currently closed however our other dining venues,  BennelongOpera BarOpera Kitchen, and Portside, are open.


The Lounge is a place for visitors to relax, eat, drink and learn more about the Opera House, its Resident Companies and our Renewal projects.

Relax with new comfortable lobby-style seating whilst enjoying a café-style menu by day and a pre-theatre offering of light, supper-style food by night. 

Trippas White Group, who also manage Portside Sydney, is the experienced team behind the food and beverage service, so you can expect high quality service and a fantastic menu.

Opening hours

The Lounge is currently closed.


The Lounge offers a range of light snacks and meals perfect for a quick pre-theatre nibble with dishes ranging from $9 - $15.


Reservations for The Lounge are not required however the venue is currently closed until further notice.


The Lounge is located in the Entry Foyer on Level near the Box Office at Sydney Opera House. The Lounge is wheelchair friendly and accessible to all visitors.

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Perfect for the pre theatre nibbles, The Lounge has something for everyone. Take a look at the menu.

Please note menu items are subject to change depending on seasonality and availability.

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