Plan your event at Opera Bar



Sydney's Most Iconic Location


Have a special occasion on the horizon? An important business event? Or perhaps it’s just a relaxed get-together with family and friends?


Opera Bar is the perfect venue to host almost any occasion: situated right by the waters’ edge, nestled between the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Your guests will be swept away by the breathtaking panoramic views and stylish, professional service. 


With two distinct functions spaces to choose from, we can cater for groups small and large. Whatever the occasion, your event is guaranteed to be a memorable one. 


Our canapé menu is curated by our head chef, Fernando Sanchez; with everything from light to substantial offerings. With an extensive beverage offering to match, you'll be spoiled for choice.   


Work with our creative team to bring your harbourside event to life at Sydney's most iconic venue.

Capacity: 25 - 45

Private Bar

Our Private Bar is a more intimate space and is available exclusively for groups up to 45. The room features a premium whisky offering and locally sourced boutique beers. It’s the ideal location for cocktail style events.


Capacity: 40 - 100

Harbour Bar

Our Harbour Bar is located outside and surrounded by spectacular views of the Harbour that are sure to impress any guest. This space accommodates groups from 40-100 and can be configured to host almost any type of event. Please note that this space is only available until the end of September 2022. 

Canapé Menu


Cold Canapés

Labneh | cucumber | dukkah gf, v

San Daniele prosciutto | melon | mint gf, df

Sydney rock oysters | mignonette gf, df

Vegetarian rice paper rolls | chilli caramel gf, vgn

Tuna pops | yuzu | ponzu df

Hot Canapés

Salt & vinegar calamari df


Chicken & leek pies | tomato relish

Lamb kofta | chimichurri

Baked king prawns | preserved lemon aioli gf


Falafel | sumac tzatziki gf, vgn

Chorizo & manchego arancini | harissa mayo


Angus beef slider | milk bun | tomato

Corn & cabbage okonomiyaki gf df

Fish taco | slaw | chipotle aioli df

Fish & chips | tartare

Dessert Canapés

Vanilla custard tarts v

Nutella & coconut truffles gf, v

Chocolate & salted caramel tart v

Compressed watermelon | strawberry gel gf, df, vgn