Admirals Bistro - CYCSA

Admirals Bistro

~ The simplest cooking techniques combined with the best produce, resulting in the most satisfying seafood dishes… This is the Admirals spirit of good cooking ~

Our Admirals Bistro prides itself on sourcing local and seasonal produce which is lovingly prepared by Chefs who have a passion for great food. Our bistro is a relaxed dining area where you can enjoy the outstanding marina views with family and friends.

We are open to the public! You don’t have to be a member to enjoy the food and views.
Indoor and alfresco seating available. Bookings are recommended to avoid disappointment.
Please phone 8248 4222 to make a booking or book online.

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Admiral’s Bistro @ the Cruising Yacht Club of SA is excited to be a finalist in the 2023 Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence – SA in the category of: Seafood Restaurant


Opening Times

Opening Times
Lunch: Thursday – Sunday 11.30am – 2.30pm
Dinner: Thursday –  Sunday from 5:00pm
Bar: Open from 11am on trading days

Closed on Monday & Tuesday. 
Closed Wednesday during non Twilight Racing period (April-September)

Public Holiday Mondays (*please check in advance):
Lunch from 11.30am – 2.30pm. Bar open from 11am – 5pm
Closed King’s Birthday June public holiday

Open Good Friday and Easter Monday for Lunch 
Closed Christmas Day
Open Boxing Day for Lunch 

Dog Friendly Dining Area

Dogs are allowed to join you at the marked tables in both the terrace area and small portion of the patio. 

Dog owners are advised to call ahead in order to secure a table in our dog friendly area.
Please phone 8248 4222

This dog-friendly news comes with a few rules, of course, and we ask that you please observe our ‘Dog Etiquette Policy’ which is on display at the Club. View the policy [here]

Please note *that all dogs must be kept on a lead at all times on the Club grounds. We look forward to welcoming you and your pooch to the Club.

Dress Code

A standard of dress upholds a welcoming environment for adults and families alike and sets the standards of a high quality establishment. Members and their guests are required to be well-groomed, neatly, and appropriately dressed in a way consistent with the Club standards and appropriate to the occasion for which they are attending the Club. Members and guests are required to observe the Club’s dress regulations when on Club premises, when participating in a Club event, private function or representing the Club.

The following dress regulations for the various areas in the Clubhouse apply unless otherwise separately stipulated for a particular function: –

Horizons Function Centre and Admirals Lounge Bar ~
The minimum standard is smart casual attire. Work wear is prohibited (eg. high-vis).

Admirals Bar & Bistro inclusive of Patio and BBQ Area ~
The minimum standard is smart casual attire. Neat sailing gear is acceptable. 

Children under the age of 12 years are only permitted in the company of an adult. They are expected to dress in neat and tidy and appropriate attire. 

The Clubhouse in General
In all areas of the Clubhouse the following are absolutely prohibited: –

  • Exposed torsos and bare feet
  • Dirty or torn clothing
  • Clothing with offensive logos or slogans

Dress code will be applicable at all times unless directed by CYCSA management. We thank you for your cooperation and for helping to maintain our Clubs standards.