Opera Bar FAQs

Do I need to book a table?

We do not take reservations November - January. We keep all our tables for walk-ins. Head down, choose a seat and our team will take care of the rest. If you would like to book a function from February '24 onwards, please contact us here

Are organised tour groups welcome?

Organised Tour Groups are welcome at Opera Bar by prior approval/arrangement with venue management.

Is there an accessibility entrance?

Yes: Site is accessible and there are two accessible toilets available on the Lower Concourse. 

What is your family/children policy?

Children under the age of 18 are welcome whilst in the direct company of their parent.

What days are you closed?

Christmas Day - December 25.

Good Friday.

What is your ID policy?

We only accept photo identification in accordance with the NSW Department of Industry. Digital copies of identification are not accepted (ie photo of passport on phone). 

Can I book for a large group?

Large groups are able to walk-in, we do not take reservations November - January.

Public Transport

We are a short walk from Circular Quay which offers ferry, bus and train access.

Can I bring pets?

Animals aren’t permitted at the Sydney Opera House and its restaurants, however assistance animals accompanying patrons with a disability and our working Seagull Patrol Dogs are welcome on site.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring celebratory cakes which we will cut and serve.

A charge of $25 per cake will apply.

Is there a dress code?

Our dress code is smart casual.

Who do I speak to about lost property?

Please email res.operabar@solotel.com.au