Three Reasons Why Bar Patrón Is the Ideal Spot to Celebrate VIVID Sydney

After being held off two years in a row due to COVID, VIVID is back and brighter than ever! Marrying art, innovation, and technology, allow your imagination to run wild from 27th May to 18th June. Revel in the city’s creative brilliance as you wander the festival of light and music. Expect grand projections, interactive light displays, and stunning lasers as you explore the city on foot.

For a truly unforgettable experience, begin the festivities with a Mexican feast or end it with a nightcap at Bar Patrón! At the heart of Circular Quay, our modern Mexican restaurant is the clear choice for those who want to be close to the action and breathtaking views.

Heading to Sydney during the VIVID festival? See the city in a new light and discover why Bar Patrón should be your go-to spot for artisanal cocktails, modern Mexican fare, and an energetic atmosphere.


Bar Patrón offers the best seats to enjoy VIVID Sydney

What better spot to take in the spectacular lights of VIVID than right in Circular Quay? Observe the Sydney Harbour Bridge decked out in astounding illumination while basking in the warmth of the Mexican-style décor.

The location of Bar Patrón means you’re close to all the highlights of this stunning creative festival. Take part in the Light Walk that runs for 8km from Central Station, through the city and along Circular Quay to Sydney Opera House, following a cocktail or a bespoke dinner at our restaurant to top off the night.


Our restaurant is the best option for VIVID dining

For a meal that further adds to the brilliance of VIVID, there’s no place better than Bar Patrón. Before you and your loved ones head out into the magic of the night, explore our revamped menu that’s not only bursting with robust flavours, but also encapsulates the true Mexican dining experience.

Treat yourself to a beautiful myriad of flavours with Scallop Ceviche, Tajima Wagyu Rib Eye Steak and Lobster al Patrón, in addition to the delicious handheld tacos. Small or share plates can be finished with an Espresso Jericalla and Dessert Taco Trio, that includes mixed berries, caramelised banana, and lime cremeux to satiate your sweet cravings.


Top-tier Bar Patrón drinks to match VIVID Sydney’s exuberance

It wouldn’t be a VIVID Sydney celebration without some drinks to round out the evening: after walking around the city and drinking in the sights, what you need is to drink a nightcap at Bar Patrón.

Discover a new level of Patrón tequila enjoyment with our beverage menu. Indulge in the incredibly special Margarita Millionaires cocktail – embellished with gold leaf and made tableside – or one of our signature cocktails, such as the Platinum Martini or Chico Chica.


Experience VIVID Sydney with us

Take your loved ones to VIVID Sydney and be inspired by the dazzling kaleidoscope of light displays, live music, and thought-provoking innovations. Make the most of VIVID by reserving a table at Bar Patrón for a night of festive drinking and dining.

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