Positioned directly in between Customs House and the Circular Quay ferry wharves, events at Quay Bar brilliantly


showcase the ‘pure Sydney’ ambience of our venue and its historic harbourside surrounds.


Sure to create a memorable atmosphere for you next corporate event or private party, Quay Bar’s enchanting European-inspired


piazza is one of Sydney’s most impressive outdoor function and party venues. Alternatively, the warm environs of the Inside Bistro


and Portico can be hired out as a private party function room, catering comfortably to guests, rain or shine.


We make it easy, plan, book and pay for your event online!



Capacity: 60 Guests

Outside Bar

Surrounded by the buzz of an endlessly energetic harbourside, holding your next event outside at the Quay Bar will allow you transform one of the most renowned outdoor bars in Sydney into your own private playground.


With leafy gardens and mature trees, shady communal tables and views over Customs House and Circular Quay, the Outside is tailor-made for a summer soiree, a corporate cocktail party or a smart casual gathering of family and friends.

Capacity: 30 Guests


An extraordinary indoor/outdoor space, surrounded by the sandstone columns and archways of Customs House, the Portico by the forecourt lends itself to intimate occasions requiring an additional air of luxury.


Shielded from the hustle and bustle outside, it provides the ultimate drinking and dining venue for entertaining clients, hosting a corporate cocktail party or a romantic special occasion.

Capacity: 30 Guests

Inside Bistro

Elegant simplicity and a warm, classic feel define the Quay Bar’s tranquil, intimate Inside Bistro, one of Sydney’s premier function rooms for hire. Housed in a character building with rich, warm timbers, tall barstools and padded booths, the Inside Bistro is a stylish, private or corporate event venue in the heart of the city. Suited to both sit-down meals, cocktail-style celebrations and customised corporate functions, the Inside Bistro promises highly personalised service and a memorable experience for up to 30 guests.