Opera Bar

Lower Concourse, Sydney Opera House
Sydney, 2000 NSW
02 9247 1666

Opening Hours

SUN 9:00am - 1:00am
MON 8:00am - 12:00am
TUE 8:00am - 12:00am
WED 8:00am - 12:00am
THU 8:00am - 12:00am
FRI 8:30am - 1:00am
SAT 9:00am - 1:00am

The Details

  • Modern Australian
Need to Know
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Dates
  • Love the View
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Coffee
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Dessert
  • Late Night
In the mood for
  • Cocktails
  • Dancing
  • Live Music
  • Wine
Need to know
  • Bar Snacks
  • Full Food Menu
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Dates
  • Outdoor Seating

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The verdict

This quintessential Sydney bar lays claim to one of the best views (and cocktails) in Sydney. Tucked right next to the Sydney Opera House with uninterrupted views of that glorious harbour bridge and the water, this is THE place you take anyone you really want to impress (or move to Sydney!). 

Of course, it'd be wrong to be a Sydney icon without serving some top-notch nosh too, and Opera Bar is bringing all the best goods to the party. Think Sonoma breads and Single O coffee for the most memorable way to start the day you'll ever be able to muster. Later in the day, hit up that local wild boar charcuterie for nibbles with your bright and cheery cocktails, and some seriously gorgeous Aussie seafood, from Syney's rock oysters to Moreton Bay Bugs and and Scampi ceviche. 

The fresh and fruit-packed cocktails are another reason to make this your summer regular, with plenty of tropical and tart citrus flavours that makes each drink taste like a holiday in a glass (helped along by the views through the glass!). 

As if that wasn't enough, there's a daily-changing roster of live music, an extensive wine list, and plenty more substantial dishes for a sit-down lingering lunch or date night. Find a table at this buzzing establishment and hold on to it, for this is one incredibly popular destination, even more so after being transformed in 2014. 

Image credit: Jackielyn Powell, Opera Bar

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