Florian Opera Bistro

Florian Opera Bistro at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Florian Opera BistroReservations for 2016/17 operas will be available late summer.

A casual and chic European style bistro, The Florian Opera Bistro is the perfect place to enjoy a delicious gourmet sandwich, a savory tart or any of our decadent desserts. Complete with a full bar, enjoy pre-performance dining, a glass of wine during intermission, or post-performance cocktail. 

Make the most of your experience by pre-ordering desserts and beverages for your intermission or post performance enjoyment. Simply place your order at the Bistro prior to curtain time. 

You must arrive within 15 minutes of your scheduled reservation in order to be guaranteed a table.

As always, walk-in dining is available during all restaurant hours.

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. The Florian Opera Bistro does not take reservations prior to matinee performances. Patrons wishing to dine in the Opera Bistro before matinee performances are encouraged to come to the opera house and check in with the Bistro to be seated.