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Dining & Lodging

Dining at Symphony Hall

Whether you’re in the mood for a relaxed, sit-down dinner with friends or a quick bite before the show, Symphony Hall’s many dining options are sure to fulfill your desire for an unforgettable evening out.
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Pre-Concert and Intermission Refreshments

Snack Bar

The Snack Bar is located outside of the O'Block/Kay Room (next to the coatroom). It offers hot and cold beverages, desserts, candy, and chips.

O'Block/Kay and Cabot-Cahners Bars

The bars are located at the rear of Symphony Hall on the first and second floors, respectively. They offer a full complement of beer, wine by the glass, mixed cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages.

All bars are open prior to and during all concerts. Bars close after intermission.

Symphony Café

Located in Higginson Hall South, Symphony Café offers a delicious buffet menu. The Café opens 2.5 hours before BSO concerts.

Menu & Reservations

Prelude Dinner

Indulge in a delicious multi-course plated meal in Higginson Hall North. Dinner service begins 2.5 hours before the start of the concert.

Menu & Reservations

Pre-Concert Menu

Starters, Entrees, and Desserts to enjoy in the Cabot-Cahners Room before the concert begins.

Menu & Order
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The Boston Symphony Orchestra is pleased to have Gourmet Caterers as the exclusive food service company for the BSO's two performance venues, Symphony Hall and Tanglewood.