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Dining at the Opera House

Patina Restaurant Group offers convenient and delicious dining and refreshment options throughout the War Memorial Opera House. Stop by before your performance or during intermission.

Avoid the lines and pre-order your food and/or drink for pre-show or intermission. Simply call (415) 861-8150 or ask your bartender. You may also pre-order meal packages, drinks, and dessert online. For performances Monday—Friday, pre-order online by 3pm the day before your performance. For Saturday and Sunday performances, order by 3pm Thursday. 

Patrons dining in the Café at the Opera House may enter through the North Carriage entrance (by the Opera House courtyard) up to two hours prior to curtain. Reservations available on Open Table.

  • Cafe at the Opera

    Café at the Opera
    Lower Lounge • Open 2 hours before curtain
    Enjoy an elegant buffet with a seasonal menu of appetizers, salads and entrées. À la carte items are also available. Reservations strongly recommended.

  • Cafe at the Opera House Bar

    Café at the Opera House Bar
    Lower Lounge • Open 2 hours before curtain
    Grab a drink and small bites at this newly remodeled bar.

  • Dress Circle Lounge

    Dress Circle Lounge
    Dress Circle level • Open 1 hour before curtain
    Savor snacks, sandwiches and drinks in this new lounge. Pre-order online and enjoy your items pre-show or at intermission(s) in the comfort of the lounge.

  • North Box Restaurant
    Mezzanine (Box) level • Open 1 hour before curtain
    Choose from a delicious à la carte menu. To reserve a table, call (415) 861-8150.

  • Intermission Refreshments: Refreshment areas are located on the Lobby, Box, Dress Circle and Balcony levels, as well as the Lower lounge.

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