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What’s On

Every day is a cause for celebration at Arches, but take a peek below for a selection of extra-special events and happenings.

Pre & Post-Theatre Dining

Enhance Your Theatre Experience

Above the lively cityscape of Sydney, Arches on Market beckons you for a refined pre and post-theatre experience.

Delight in our curated menu, a symphony of delectable bites meant for sharing, paired with exquisite, award-winning cocktails crafted to perfection.

More than just a pre-show delight, Arches Bar sets the stage for unwinding with a drink, allowing you to savor the evening’s ambiance long after the theatre curtains close.

Conveniently positioned Arches stands directly opposite the State Theatre Sydney. Additionally, the renowned Theatre Royal Sydney is merely a block away, making Arches on Market the perfect pre and post-theatre haven. Reserve your table today to secure your spot.


Host your next event Under the Arches

This stylish and iconic hotel bar in the heart of Sydney CBD is close to everything, and is Sydney’s premier cocktail bar where you can enjoy an afternoon or evening sipping on our signature cocktails.

Perfect for small parties or a classic bar event, Arches on Market also offers a grand piano. This is an iconic venue and the perfect bar to book your luxurious party all year round.

Arches offers a sanctuary above the hustle and bustle of the vibrant Sydney CBD. Take in the breathtaking views and modern surrounds from our double height windows with panoramic vistas of downtown.

Our new luxurious Sydney bar is located on Market Street, just steps away from the light rail, Town Hall and St James Stations.

Inspired to hold your next event under the arches? Check out our functions kit here


Arches Chandon Garden

Available from 10 November

Welcome to the Arches Chandon Garden…

Celebrate Spring/Summer with friends and try our three new tantalizing cocktails. Available everyday 12-9pm at Arches on Market.

This specialty menu can be found here.

Christmas Under the Arches

16 December - 25 December | 12pm - 9pm

Savour an unforgettable seafood dining experience with a luxurious seafood platter for two this Christmas at Arches on Market.

Filled with the freshest Australian seafood including oysters, cooked Queensland tiger prawns, blue swimmer crab, smoked salmon, Balmain bugs, green lip mussels and mini lobster, this sumptuous Christmas seafood platter can be paired with a glass of Veuve or Four Pillars Christmas Martinez cocktail.

Christmas Seafood Platter for Two

$105.00 per platter | Accor Plus Members: $95.00 per platter

Glass of Veuve + $18.00

Four Pillars Christmas Martinez + $15.00

Book your table today and enjoy Christmas under the Arches: Ph +61 (2) 9238 8888 | Email:


  • Bookings require 24 hours advance notice, with a cut-off time of 4pm.
  • A credit card will be required to secure a reservation and pre-payment is required.

Arches Lunch Special

Daily | 12pm - 4pm

Enjoy a delicious express lunch at Arches on Market with a delectable pairing of Pasta Vongole with a glass of 2022 Adelina Polish Hill Riesling.

View the Arches Lunch Special Menu.

Arches Hour

Monday - Friday | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us under the arches for discounted prices on a selected range of cocktails, beer, wine and house spirits.

Available Monday to Friday from 5:30pm – 7:30pm.

View the Arches Hour Menu.


Live Piano Entertainment

Fridays | 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Arches is bringing back a little old-world charm.

Be enchanted by the graceful melodies of our live piano entertainment, as our bartenders pour you a classic cocktail or signature blend.

Reserve your table today and join us under the arches.

Mother's Day Afternoon Tea at Arches Bar

Arches Afternoon Tea

Daily | 1pm - 4pm

Enjoy a bespoke sweet and savoury afternoon high tea under the arches at Swissôtel Sydney’s luxurious new venue, Arches on Market.

Explore the Afternoon Tea Menu.

Bookings are essential and require 24 hours notice.

Open Hours

We’re open every day of the week. Come and join us. Walk-ins welcome! Or Book a Table.

Everyday 12pm – Late


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