Dining & Catering

Downtown Long Beach has many excellent choices for dining before or after the concert. Click on the link below to learn more:

Long Beach Restaurants

POPS! Dining and Picnicking Information

If you are coming to the POPS!, you may bring your own picnic dinner and beverages of choice, purchase concessions at the Arena, or have your table catered by one of our approved caterers. Non-factory sealed beverages are prohibited from the Long Beach Arena. For a full list of prohibited items click here. The Long Beach Arena doors open at 6:30 PM and your catered dinner can be waiting for you on the table! Click the links below to learn more:

POPS! Table Patron Information (PDF) (updated table colors coming soon)

Premier: 2018-2019 POPS! Menu (PDF) (updated menu coming soon)

TGIS: Thank Goodness it’s Sofia

Olive’s Gourmet Grocer

Ma’n Pa Grocery – (562) 438-4084

George’s Greek Cafe – (562) 437-1184

Subscribers Only – Dining Discount Program

Among the perks extended to Long Beach Symphony Classical and POPS! series subscribers is an exclusive dining discount at fine area restaurants, many of them within walking distance of the Long Beach Performing Arts Center. The subscriber discount card gives its holder (signature on the card) and up to three guests a 20% break on food and non-alcoholic beverages (tax and tip excluded) at participating restaurants from September 28, 2019, through May 30, 2020.

2019 dates: 9/28/, 10/26, 11/16, 12/21
2020 dates: 2/8, 2/22, 3/7, 3/21, 4/25, 5/9, 5/30

The discount is honored for dinners Sunday through Thursday and for pre- and post-concert dining on Saturday concert nights, at all Long Beach restaurants listed below:

Participating Restaurants

Buono’s Authentic Pizzeria ~ 562.427.8665
Café Piccolo* ~ 562.438.1316
California Pizza Kitchen ~ 562.628.1800
District Wine ~ 562.612.0411
L’Opera ~ 562.491.0066
Naples Rib Company ~ 562.439.7427
Parker’s Lighthouse & Queensview Steakhouse ~ 562.432.6500
Restauration ~ 562.439.8822
Thai District ~ 562.951.7181
The Auld Dubliner ~ 562.437.8300
The Federal Bar ~ 562.435.2000
The Ordinarie ~ 562.676.4261
Utopia ~ 562.432.6888

This special Long Beach Symphony subscriber perk, please contact us at (562) 436-3203, ext. 0, M-F or info@LongBeachSymphony.org. *Discount only available on concert nights.