Where to Eat

Explore the neighborhood—from food trucks to local favorites, Hayes Valley is full of inviting spots to eat and drink.

♠ Subscribers: please present your subscriber ID and enjoy special discounts at these select restaurants.

Patina Restaurant Group has dining and refreshment venues throughout the War Memorial Opera House. TIP: Avoid the lines and pre-order your food and/or drink for pre-show or intermission. Call (415) 861-8150 or ask your bartender.

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.

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 level • Open 1 hour before curtain
Savor snacks, sandwiches and drinks in this new lounge. Celebrate with a Night at the Opera or Toast to the Town package.

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.