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Easter Weekend
April 04, 2017

Join us at Bennelong over the Easter long weekend. Trading hours are as follows:

Good Friday - Closed
Easter Saturday - Open dinner only
Easter Sunday - Open lunch and dinner 
Easter Monday - Open dinner only

For further information please call (61 2) 9240 8000 or email 

10% off Cured & Cultured for ticket holders
March 12, 2017

Sydney Theatre Company 2017 season is upon us at the Sydney Opera House. Bennelong warmly welcomes Sydney Theatre ticket holders to dine with us at Bennelong for pre-theatre dinner with 10% off at the Cured & Cultured counter. To book your pre-theatre seats, call our reservations team on 02 9240 8000, and simply present tickets when dining.

For further information please call (61 2) 9240 8000 or email 

Mother's Day
May 14, 2017

Bennelong will be open for lunch and dinner on Sunday 14 May for Mother's Day. Enjoy canapes on arrival, followed by three course menu by Executive Chef Peter Gilmore. $150 per person - a children's menu will also be available for ages 12 and under for $50 per child.

For further information please call (61 2) 9240 8000 or email 

2017 Australian Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Guide
Aug. 19, 2016

We are thrilled to be listed at number 8/100 in the 2017 Australian Restaurant Guide by Gourmet Traveller. Pick up your copy today to read all about the top 100 restaurants in Australia. Congratulations to our amazing team and of course thank you to you, our customers. We couldn't have done it without your on going support. 

The Bennelong Team x

2016 SMH Good Food Guide
Sept. 03, 2015

Bennelong named Best New Restaurant

Bennelong debut at two chef hats

Bennelong listed in The Year’s Best Food and Drink Offering

Bennelong Pavlova named in the Top 10 Dishes of The Year

Bennelong scooped its third award as Best New Restaurant at this year’s Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide Awards. “The most exciting opening in the past 12 months, this restaurant sets the eating agenda and starts the conversation. It represents everything that’s fresh, hot and interesting about eating” said The Guide.

In addition, we were also included in The Guide’s round up of the year’s best food and drink offering with our sausage rolls, pikelets and lamington and Terry Durack’s Top 10 Dishes of The Year for our Pavlova.

2015 Time Out Awards
Aug. 23, 2015

Bennelong was awarded Best New Restaurant at the 2015 Time Out Sydney Food Awards. “This has been a year of brilliant new openings, only five of which we’ve listed here. But Bennelong did something that no one else could, or did. It brought the Opera House back to the people” said Time Out Food Editor Freya Herring.

We are incredibly grateful to the team at Bennelong who have worked so hard to get us here” said Executive Chef, Rob Cockerill as he congratulated his team.

Bennelong debut with 5/5 stars

2016 Gourmet Traveller Awards
Aug. 19, 2015

In a surprise turn-out Bennelong won New Restaurant of the Year at The 2016 Gourmet Traveller Restaurant. "It's a very special award to win, that's for sure," says Bennelong's Peter Gilmore. "It's one of the most coveted awards in the country because it's national."

Bennelong debut at number 12 in the top 100 list, receiving two stars.