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Riverside Theatres offers the opportunity for pre-show dining with top quality local restaurants, giving patrons a selection of dining options to enhance your theatre experience.



Pre-theatre dining discount offers are only valid on days or evenings you are attending performances at Riverside and must be booked and paid for through Riverside’s Box Office.

STEP 1: If you have already booked your theatre tickets, call Riverside Box Office on 8839 3399 and quote your booking reference number to add a pre-theatre dining package to your booking. Alternatively, you can purchase pre-theatre dining at the time of purchasing your theatre tickets.

STEP 2: Riverside will issue you with ticket vouchers for the restaurant. Please present these vouchers upon arriving at the restaurant.

STEP 3: Call the restaurant to confirm your booking 24 hours beforehand.

STEP 4: Ensure you turn up at the restaurant in time (recommended 90 minutes prior to the performance) so you have enough time to finish your meal.


There are a plethora of restaurants, a 2 – 5 minute walk from Riverside Theatres. Choose from a variety of cuisine’s including Italian, Thai, Spanish, Japanese and Mexican.


Bondi Pizza 9891 9221

Tasty thin pressed pizza
320 Church Street 9891 9221

Lao Der

Authentic Lao and Thai Cusine
277B Church Street 8840 9543


306 Church Street (Cnr of Phillip Street)
9687 7979





Liana’s – 9687 7979
Italian restaurant, portraying the classic, authentic flavours of Italy
306 Church Street (Cnr of Philip Street)

Coco Cubano – 9635 1484
Café, tapas bar and restaurant inspired by the heritage, music and culture of Cuba
3/302 Church Street

Ray & Lou’s – 9687 9422
Mediterranean restaurant and grill
293 Church Street

Sicilian – 9633 2299
Modern Italian wood fire pizzas
292 Church Street

Sauté Thai Restaurant – 9687 0778
Traditional favourites with a modern twist
18 Philip Street

Saffron Grillz – 02 8628 7528
Bar and barbeque fusion (Opening shortly)
327 Church Street

Bavarian Bier Café – 8836 1400
Bavarian bier and authentic cuisine
2 – 8 Philip Street

Rio’s Brazilian Churrasco & BBQ – 9687 7125
Brazilian steakhouse
1/29 Philip Street

Itihaas – 9687 3300
Delicious Indian cuisine, dosas and desserts

Sangria – 9633 2820
Great value food, specialising in Spanish cuisine
55 Philip Street

Pizza Design Co – 9687 6667
Signature and create your own pizza
279-281 Church Street

Pak Hailam Kopitiam
With over ten restaurants across Malaysia, Pak Hailam Kopitiam now opens in Australia on Eat Street
321 Church Street

Volcanoes– 9689 3557
Mixed grill steakhouse with pizza and pasta varieties
311 Church Street

Ya Malaysia – 8840 9643
Malaysian cooking and traditional Asian dishes
312 Church Street

Mama’s and Papa’s Cucina Italia – 9687 8189
Traditional Italian cuisine with the gelato goodness of The Lab
295 Church St


El Phoenician – 9633 1611
Lebanese grilled meat and seafood
328 Church Street

Restaurant 317 – 1300 317 317
Offers a secluded haven, bringing an alfresco European style setting to Parramatta
317 Church Street

Criniti’s Southern Italian Cuisine – 1300 274 648
A fusion of traditional and contemporary style Italian dishes
291 Church Street

The Emporium – 9687 1955
Tuscan style venue with a Mediterranean feel
51 Philip Street


Chilli Jam – 9687 3300dining 3
Thai restaurant
325 Church Street

Ogalo Portuguese Chicken 9635 5151
Portuguese style chicken burgers and rolls
277A Church Street Parramatta

Thai in a Box – 9633 3681
Design your dish in 5 easy steps
318 Church Street

Soul Burger – 9687 3569
Gourmet plant-based burger joint
316 Church Street

Grill’d Burgers – 9891 6003
Delicious burgers “made with love” from high quality produce
310 Church Street

Mad Mex – 8677 5802
Casual Mexican food
285 Church Street

Little Greece – 86287335
Traditional Greek Gyros
15-17 Phillip Street


Bay Vista
This popular and much loved Sydney dessert bar opens its doors in Parramatta

Chocolateria San Churro – 9633 1566
Australia’s favourite chocolate café, serving the best Spanish chocolate in town
287 Church Street

Gelato Messina – 1800 435 286
Artisan-style ice creamery
283 Church Street

The Lab 9687 8189
This gelato place has a great selection of flavours with the theatrics of using N2 to freeze the cream. The Lab is now part of Mama’s and Papa’s Cucina Italia.

Kouzina Greco – 02 9687 3669
Offering an authentic Greek cuisine full of traditional flavours with a modern twist.
16 Philip Street

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