Restaurants and Dining
Please note: Due to COVID-19 precautions, all restaurants at Lyric Opera House are currently closed.
Whether you're looking for an elegant way to begin your night at ballet, a casual pre-matinee bite, or an exclusive members-only experience, Lyric’s on-site restaurants offer a convenient and delicious accompaniment to your performance.
Lyric partners with Jewell Events Catering for the chic and casual Florian Opera Bistro and the upscale Sarah and Peer Pedersen Room.
Whichever Lyric Opera House restaurant you choose, your dining experience will be a pleasure from appetizer to dessert. Additionally, a pre-ordered beverage from one of Lyric’s many bars, a beverage in a cup, or a glass-clink of champagne at Cheers!, could be the perfect complement to your visit.
Florian Opera Bistro
The Florian Opera Bistro is a casual and chic European-style restaurant that is conveniently located on the third floor of the Lyric Opera House. Complete with a full bar, the Bistro is the perfect place to enjoy a light pre-performance meal, a glass of wine during intermission, a specialty cocktail, or a scrumptious dessert.
The Sarah and Peer Pedersen Room
Whether you're looking for an elegant way to begin your night at the opera, a casual pre-matinee bite, or an exclusive members-only experience, our on-site restaurants offer a convenient and delicious accompaniment to your performance.
Refreshments and Additional Dining
A full range of refreshments and light snacks are available for purchase at lobby and foyer bars on every level of the opera house. Look for specialty cocktails offered throughout the season and be be sure to ask for your beverage in a Lyric cup so you can bring it with you to your seat.
Additionally, there are numerous restaurants located near the Lyric Opera House for pre-opera meals or drinks. Browse the local dining list here.
Cheers! Champagne Bar
A glass-clink of champagne is the perfect complement to your elegant outing out at Lyric. Cheers! champagne bar serves an exclusive assortment of French Champagnes, international and domestic sparkling wines, Bellinis, mimosas, and sparkling cocktails.
Find Cheers! in the Rice Grand Foyer, between Aisles 3 and 4, directly across from the grand staircase. Cheers! and all Foyer & Lobby bars will be open with the opera house, an hour before each performance, through the end of intermission.
Please note that Lyric Opera House Concessions is only accepting electronic payment at this time.