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Celebrate the Chinese New Year in True Culinary Style at InterContinental Sydney

January 19, 2017 Dining No Comments Email Email

InterContinental Sydney reigns in the Lunar New Year with a host of Chinese-inspired dining events and bespoke menus across January 27, 28 and 29 to celebrate the Year of the Rooster. InterContinental Sydney’s Director Food & Beverage, Gabor Szikla, and Executive Sous Chef, Stephen Lech, lead the team of talented chefs to transform Cafe Opera, 117 dining, Supper Club and Harbour Room with innovative dining offers.

A bespoke high tea event in Harbour Room – Saturday 28th January

Elevated 31 levels above the harbour with views stretching the Opera House, Botanic Gardens and Watsons Bay, the Harbour Room Chinese New Year High Tea presents a brilliant spread of hand-made pastries, signature sweets and tarts on the signature three-tier stands. With bespoke pairings from InterContinental Sydney tea partners, Ronnefeldt, the high tea is complemented with the hand-selected library of Chinese teas and aromas, brought to life with a Chinese tea ceremony for a truly multi-sensory experience. $88.00 per person; Very limited seating available. 

A progressive dining event inside 117 dining – Friday 27th January and Saturday 28th January

Two grand dining rooms welcome you into a festival of culinary wonder with a six-course degustation menu infused with twists of authentic Chinese cuisine. Designed exclusively for the Lunar Year, the six-course menu presents market-fresh seafood from Sydney’s iconic Fish Market alongside chef’s prepared noodles and signature favourites.

The progressive dining event will take guests from the signature restaurant to the 32nd floor for a cocktail finale atop Supper Club, Sydney’s hottest rooftop venue with its iconic 270 degree wraparound terrace. $128.00 per person and $188.00 with matching wine.

A definitive seafood buffet with Cafe Opera – Friday 27th January to Sunday 29th January

Sydney’s favourite seafood buffet, Cafe Opera, presents a palate of extraordinary tastes with its custom-designed deluxe buffet featuring market-fresh seafood, chef’s select salads and bursts of Chinese twists and authentic flavours.

Set within the stunningly Lunar-themed surrounds, guests will discover a deluxe seafood spread from Sydney’s Fish Market to locally-sourced produce from the Southern Highlands and a theatrical display of desserts from our award-winning chefs. $88.00 per person.

For all bookings and enquiries, please contact our Restaurant Reservations team on +61 2 9240 1396 or

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