Dining & Activities

Dine at the Opera House

Enjoy an elegant buffet at Café at the Opera in the lower level beginning two hours before every evening performance. Reservations highly recommended. Visit OpenTable or call 415.861.8150.

An a la carte menu is available at the North Box Restaurant. Tables can be reserved at 415.861.8150.

Intermission Bars (ibars) throughout the Opera house offer lighter fare and drinks before performance and during intermission. Pre-orders are available until 10am on the morning of a matinee or 2pm the day of an evening performance. Call 415.861.8150.

Lounge seating is available in the newly redesigned Dress Circle Lounge (no reservations).

The Jeannik Méquet Littlefield Intermezzo Lounge is a private lounge only available to donors prior to performances and during intermissions. Please contact 415.865.6767 or cs@sfballet.org for reservations or to inquire.

Mother's Day Buffet

On Mother's Day, Café at the Opera offers an elegant buffet from noon to 2pm. View the special Mother's Day buffet menu. Make your reservation on OpenTable.

Local Restaurants

There are also many other wonderful dining options near the Opera House in nearby Hayes Valley and the Civic Center neighborhoods.

Click a marker below to view a recommended restaurant or view restaurants in a larger map with a restaurant directory.


If you are planning a longer stay, here are some nearby hotels that past visitors have enjoyed.

Click a marker below to view recommended hotels or view hotels in a larger map with a hotel directory.


Hayes Valley is full of unique of shops that are sure to please.

Click a marker below to view a recommended shop or view shops in a larger map with a store directory.


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