The perfect spot for a quick bite or a celebration with friends

Fresh produce is at the heart of our food

Superb casual dining with fabulous views

Menus that evolve with the seasons

Cafe and restaurant

Renowned chef Matt Moran and his business partner Peter Sullivan from MorSul, together with Bruce Solomon of Solotel, are the Gallery’s restaurant, cafe and event food partners.

CHISWICK at the Gallery

A superb casual dining venue, this contemporary dining room on the Gallery’s ground level features a casual bar area with a large communal table and views overlooking Woolloomooloo and Sydney Harbour. Fresh produce is at the heart of the menu, with an approach that continually evolves with the seasons, and an emphasis on where the food comes from and how it is grown.

CHISWICK at the Gallery is currently open for lunch seven days a week and dinner on Wednesdays. It’s the perfect spot for a quick bite or a drink at the bar, a special celebration with friends or lunch before or after enjoying the Gallery exhibitions.

Normal opening hours

12pm – 3.30pm Monday-Friday
12pm – 9pm Wednesday (except 16, 23 and 30 December)
12pm – 4pm Saturday-Sunday

More information and bookings:
Tel 02 9225 1819
CHISWICK at the Gallery website

The Greats dining package

Enjoy lunch – or dinner on a Wednesday – before or after viewing The Greats: masterpices from the National Galleries of Scotland. Choice from two mains and two desserts, a glass of Ross Hill Estate wine or beer, plus a ticket to the exhibition for $75 per person.
More information and bookings

Behind the scenes of art and food

Groups of up to 15 people can book a behind-the-scenes experience. For $135 per person, you’ll take a tour of some key artworks with one of the Gallery guides, watch a cooking demonstration in the CHISWICK at the Gallery kitchen with one of our senior chefs, learn how to create the perfect cocktail from one of our bartenders then enjoy your cocktail and lunch in the restaurant’s semi-private dining room.
More information and bookings

Special events


The cafe on lower level 1 offers a casual dining experience in a relaxed environment. Enjoy great coffee, freshly prepared light snacks and sandwiches, salads and a variety of baked goods. On Wednesdays, the cafe stays open late for Art After Hours.

10am – 4.30pm daily
10am – 9.30pm Wednesdays (except 16, 23 and 30 December)

More information:
MorSul website

Art After Hours pop-up bar

On Wednesday nights for Art After Hours, you can enjoy a drink and bar snack at our pop-up bar in the Gallery’s entrance court.