HOUSE CANTEEN FAQS
Do I need to book a table?
During November - January we keep all tables for walk-ins. Head down, choose a seat and our team will take care of the rest.
Are organised tour groups welcome?
Organised Tour Groups are welcome at House Canteen 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.
Can I book for a large group?
Large group bookings are not available November - January, all guests and group sizes are encouraged to walk-in and choose a spot.
How do I get to House Canteen on 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.