Monday – Sunday, lunch and dinner
On the Western Broadwalk
Escape to a world of tranquillity and indulgence at Portside, tucked away in the iconic Western Foyers under the Colonnade at Sydney Opera House. Redesigned by Opera House architect Jørn Utzon in 2006, the restaurant enjoys uninterrupted views of the Harbour Bridge and bustling Circular Quay.
Portside is the perfect destination for a memorable dining experience offering an à la carte menu perfect for pre-theatre dining.
Monday to Sunday
11.30am - 2pm
5 - 10pm
Portside's menu features the freshest and most interesting seasonal offerings with true culinary flair.
View the menu here.
Enjoy a la carte or pre-theatre dining options at Portside.
Eat & drink
Bennelong Point has been a place for feasting and celebrating for millennia. So it's only natural that here at the Opera House, the entertainment jumps from the stage and onto the plate.
Portside Sydney is committed to being a COVID safe environment.
Frequently asked questions
We encourage that you book ahead for Portside Sydney to secure a table and minimise the risk of disappointment.
Portside Sydney is committed to being a COVID safe environment. View their COVID safety measures here.
The Sydney Opera House no longer requires patrons to show that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Face masks are strongly recommended for all patrons while inside our theatres and foyers, including during a performance and on a tour, and other indoor areas including upon entering the building to access Portside. Please bring your own mask.
It is vitally important that you stay home if you feel unwell and/or are displaying any symptoms of COVID-19, including a cough, fever, sore throat, and/or runny nose.
In the event of unexpected illness, please contact Portside Sydney via email@example.com or 02 9250 7994.
Cashless payment will be provided to enable guests to remain seated.
Portside Sydney accommodates patrons with accessibility requirements. The restaurant is located on the ground/street level, and is also accessible from the carpark via the Western Foyer lift.
Portside Sydney's extensive menu caters to a range of dietary requirements. Just ask one of the friendly team and they can recommend the best items on the menu for you.
The Opera House Wilson car park is open and operating. We encourage patrons and visitors to book their parking prior to visiting the site. Where practical, we encourage patrons to use private transport options to minimise crowding on public transport. If you need to use public transport, please follow the travel advice from Transport NSW.
Portside Sydney is located beside the Western Foyers, with the dining space facing the Sydney Harbour Bridge – a perfect spot to take in the harbour views. Entry to Portside is via under the steps of the Opera House. Please follow the directions of our staff and signage.
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