Functions, Private Dining, Weddings & Catering

About the Restaurant


About the Caffe

The Restaurant Pendolino

Lunch – Wednesday – Saturday:

12pm – 2.45pm

Dinner – Tuesday – Friday:

6pm – 9.30pm

Dinner – Saturday:

5.30pm – 9.30pm

Bookings are for a two hour period.


Bookings are recommended.


Closed Sundays, Mondays and Public Holidays.

The Restaurant Pendolino will be closed over the festive season, from 21 December 2020 until (and including) 3 January 2021.

Caffe Pendolino

Caffe Pendolino is temporarily closed. We will notify you of its reopening at the earliest.

We offer a range of flexible dining options within the restaurant including our private dining room which can accommodate between 8 and 48 guests.

Exclusive restaurant bookings are also available for up to 120 guests seated or 150 guests for a cocktail event.


We also have an off-site catering service where we bring the culinary experience of dining in Pendolino to the location

of your choosing, from boardroom lunches, store openings and private residence events. 

Exclusive Restaurant Events

The restaurant can be hired exclusively for your event. We can cater for up to 120 guests for a seated lunch or dinner and 150 guests for a cocktail event. The venue is flexible and we can host a range of events from private and corporate events through to wedding receptions.


Private Dining Room


Our private dining room is available for groups ranging from eight guests to a maximum of 48 guests We can accommodate up to 28 guests seated on one long table. Groups over 28 guests are seated across four tables. 

      The Strand Wedding Venues         by Pendolino

Celebrate your marriage somewhere exceptional. Sydney’s historic Strand Arcade, in the heart of the city, provides a glamorous backdrop for your wedding celebration. Ask the Pendolino Group about The Strand’s unique romantic venues that range from intimate to something absolutely show-stopping. Enquire today!  

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Weddings at Pendolino

The Restaurant Pendolino is an idyllic location for your wedding reception.For an intimate reception the Private Dining Room can seat up to 56 guests or the restaurant can be hired exclusively with seating for 120 guests or 150 as a cocktail event where you will enjoy the highest quality fine Italian cuisine and wines, meticulously managed with a premium level of care.

Olive Oil Masterclasses


Hosted by Executive Chef Nino Zoccali, our Olive Oil masterclasses are a unique and informative window into the world of premium Olive Oil. Nino sits on various tasting panels and is a regular judge at state and national Olive Oil competitions. Available as a pre-dinner or stand-alone event.

Wine Masterclasses

Hosted by our Group Sommelier Cristian Casarin, our wine masterclasses are a journey through our exclusive range of boutique Italian wines, which we hand source in Italy every year.   The masterclass includes canapes on arrival and can be tailored to specific regions should there be a preference. 

Strand Arcade Events

Built in 1891, the historic Strand Arcade is a stunning setting for a range of larger scale events. Available on request for only a few dates a year, it is an unique location for sit down dinners or cocktail events. 

Offsite Events

With our off-site catering services we bring the culinary experience of dining in our restaurants to your location. Be it a boardroom luncheon, store opening or private residence event, we look forward to working closely with you to make your event a very special and memorable occasion. 

Courtesy of the Artist Loft

The Courtesy of the Artist Loft is our new event space located on Level 4 of The Strand Arcade in conjunction with the unique Courtesy of the Artist Jewellers. The loft is a blank canvas to create your perfect event. The loft can seat 80 guests for a lunch or dinner or cater for up to 300 guests for a cocktail event.

Or please contact our Events Coordinator, Maggi Stephenson on 02 9231 6117



T: (02) 9231 6117 | INFO@PENDOLINO.COM.AU | © 2016 PENDOLINO GROUP FOOD & HOSPITALITY | ABN 35 125 369 735

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