The great room restaurant

The great room restaurant

The quintessential fine dining experience awaits guests visiting The Great Room Restaurant in Belfast. The Grandeur of the perfectly preserved original Victorian architecture provides a stunning and fitting backdrop for the divine 2 AA Rosette food conjured up in The Great Room Kitchens by Head Chef John Paul Leake. Whether its breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner, al a carte or our mid week set menu, The Great Room Restaurant offers a 5 star dining experience in Belfast’s grandest dining room. Why not make a night of it and check out some of our overnight special offers at The Merchant Hotel.

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Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

The Merchant Hotel has become renowned for its iconic afternoon tea in Belfast! Served in The Great Room Restaurant in the traditional manner with finger sandwiches, scones and pastries and of course a fabulous choice of teas.

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Breakfast

Breakfast

Whether joining us as a guest, or engaging in a business breakfast, there is no better way to start your day than in The Great Room Restaurant! Our Belfast Restaurant serve’s a full a la carte breakfast designed to cater to all tastes and appetites.

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Berts Jazz Bar

Berts Jazz Bar

The Art Deco styled “Berts Bar” is Belfast’s only dedicated Jazz bar and restaurant. Enjoy live jazz 7 nights a week, a wonderful bistro style menu and an extensive drinks list.

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The Cloth Ear

The Cloth Ear

No visit to Belfast would be complete without visiting a good pub! Fortunately, guests and visitors need look no further than The Cloth Ear, our welcoming and cosy public house.

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The Cocktail Bar

The Cocktail Bar

Rare spirits, vintage Champagnes, and a cocktail list of encyclopedic proportions, all await your delectation in our Cocktail Bar. We also offer a simple yet elegant food menu daily.

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Champagne Lounge

Champagne Lounge

The Veuve Clicquot lounge is the perfect location for an intimate private event. The bar and lounge is also open to the public on Friday and Saturday evenings.

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Afternoon Tea is fabulous - opulent surroundings, beautifully prepared, delicious food and attentive service. Fantastic!

Tracy, Northern Ireland


Roof Garden

Roof Garden

Our beautifully landscaped roofgarden is available to book for private events of up to 60 people. It features a fully retractable roof and wonderful views over the Belfast Mountains.

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Private Dining Room

Private Dining Room

Discreetly situated just off The Great Room Restaurant, The Private Dining room provides an elegant space for up to 18 guests to enjoy a fabulous fine dining experience.

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Special Occasions

Special Occasions

With a wealth of bars, restaurants, roof garden and a club all under one roof we are sure to find the perfect location, food and drinks for your special day, whatever the celebration.

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In Room Dining

In Room Dining

In room dining is available 24/7 to hotel residents. Our chefs are pleased to offer you an extensive range of dishes for your delectation – day or night!

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