Lyric Opera of Chicago

Florian Opera Bistro



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5:30pm for evening performances. (5:45pm on dates with multiple performances.)

12pm and post-opera for matinees. 

El Pasado Nunca Se Termina and Lang Lang Recital


6pm evening performances.  

12 pm for Pasado matinee.  



Casual — yet chic and eclectic, too. Delight in the European bistro atmosphere and choose from gourmet sandwiches, savory tarts, salads, soups, and desserts. Full wine, beer, coffee, and bar service available.

For evening performances, refreshments will be available during intermissions. For matinees, refreshments will be available during intermissions and post performance.

Please note that the Florian Opera Bistro is only open to patrons who hold tickets for that day's performance. Entry to all restaurants is through the Civic Opera House after presentation of tickets.