Welcome to The Imperial, home to Priscillas and Drag N’ Dine. Proudly an LGBTQ+ safe space for the local and wider queer community since 1983, with fabulous live entertainment inspired by the iconic 1994 movie Priscilla, Queen of the Desert and the incredible history of Australian drag and queer culture.

We invite you into our home to enjoy the delights our drag family has to offer! Drag is renowned as an international artform, a freedom to express and explore ones gender and identity. No two artists are the same, and there is no right or wrong.

On this page you will find the answers to our most FAQs! And please remember to respect the space, the stage and the performers. They will love you forever x

 

WHERE & WHEN IS DRAG N’ DINE?

Drag N’ Dine serves flamboyance and incredible food 5 nights a week, WEDNESDAY – SUNDAY!  in our ground floor restaurant, Priscillas!

 

WHERE CAN I BOOK?

Through the magic of technology, you can book online below!

Bookings

 

SPOT PERFORMANCES

(approx. timings)

Wed & Thur Drag N’ Dine

7:30pm | 8:15pm | 9:30pm

Fri & Sat Drag N’ Dine:

7:15pm | 7:30pm | 8:30pm | 9:30pm

Down to Friday:

10:30pm | 11:30pm Basement | 12:30am Basement

Sunday:

7:00pm | 8:30pm | 9:00pm

*Spot performance locations may vary within venue

 

 

Check out our What’s On for this weeks performers, DJs & queer events

What's On Imperial

 

CAN WE SPLIT OUR BILL?

Yes indeed! We can split your tables bill up to (4) ways.

Please note, we do not split individual items.

 

WE HAVE 10 OR MORE GUESTS? WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?

Groups of 10 or more* are required to be on one of our fabulous Priscillas Feast Menus (from $39pp)

All guests must dine on the same banquet. If you have dietary requirements within the group, please let us know and the chef will ensure that these guests are looked after accordingly.

Banquets must be confirmed 48hrs in advance from your booking along with your confirmed attendance.

*Maximum of 20 guests per group booking permitted in Priscillas. Groups of 20+ guests must dine in The Glasshouse (conditions apply). 

 


HOW MUCH WILL IT COST? CAN I SEE THE STAGE FROM WHERE I’M SITTING?

COST – To make a reservation for Drag N’ Dine, we do require that you DINE with us in Priscillas. The restaurant stage is best viewed from the restaurant, However the best things in life are free – so the drag is on us!

 

CAN THE DRAG QUEEN DO SOMETHING SPECIAL FOR MY BOOKING?

Drag N’ Dine boasts a multifaceted rotating line-up featuring the pioneers of Sydney drag along scene along with the industries rising stars. As we have ever-changing schedule of queens, if you have any special requests, please share them with us when making your booking online and we will do our best to accommodate them.

Alternatively, should you want a drag queen host for your private event get in touch with our events team for recommendations and rates!

 

I WANT TO PARTY, HOW CAN I BOOK MY OWN EVENT?

We would love to host your event! Email your questions and thoughts about your event to events@imperialsydney.com.au and we will get back to you on our diverse range of options here at The Imperial. You can also check out the website for images, menu’s and more information for your next event.

FIND OUT MORE

 

AND LAST BUT NOT LEAST…

CAKE – You’re more than welcome to bring a cake and we can store/refrigerate if required. Please note that we will provide a knife and serviettes but you will be required to cut and serve for your guests.

MINORS – Minors are welcome in any of our dining/restaurant areas but are required to vacate the venue prior to 9pm and must be with their parent or guardian at all times.

DISABLED ACCESS – Our venue is fitting with disable toilets and a lift that covers all 3 floors of the venue.