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The Great Room Restaurant

The quintessential fine dining experience awaits guests visiting The Great Room Restaurant. The Grandeur of the perfectly preserved original Victorian architecture provides a stunning backdrop for the divine food created in The Great Room Kitchens by Head Chef Johnny Leake.

Great Room Restaurant Review - Charles Campion

We love to hear from our customers and to receive great feedback, but it is especially pleasing when it is one of the UK’s leading restaurant critics. Charles Campion has written for many of the UK’s leading broadsheets and food magazines and is a tough person to please. Read his recent review for Hotel F&B magazine here.


The Great Room Restaurant is undoubtedly one of Northern Ireland’s most extraordinary restaurants. Thanks to the remarkable original Victorian interior with its glass cupola, Ireland’s largest chandelier and an array of plasterwork detailing, the space is second to none. Our chefs search tirelessly to bring the finest seasonal ingredients together in fresh and innovative interpretations of classic dishes presented in our well balanced, carefully considered menus. All complemented by expert service and a wine list to which all the superlatives apply! From excellent value set menu options to our extensive a la carte and full tasting menus (with or without matched wines), dining in The Great Room Restaurant is an experience not to be missed!

OUR MENUS

  • Please click here to browse our available menus.

Please note our service times in The Great Room Restaurant:

Afternoon Tea

Monday to Sunday - 12.00pm and 3.00pm

Saturday - 12.30pm and 3.00pm

Sunday - 12.30pm to 4pm

Lunch

Monday to Friday - 12pm to 2.15pm

Sunday - 12:30pm to 5:30pm

Dinner

Monday to Thursday - 6pm to 9pm

Friday to Saturday - 6pm to 9pm

Sunday - 5:30pm to 8:30pm


The Great Room Restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, all in the stunning surroundings of Belfast's grandest dining room.  We highly recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment, especially for weekend bookings and afternoon tea.

Breakfast 

7am - 10am Monday to Friday

7am - 10.30am Weekends and Bank Holidays

Lunch 

12pm - 2.15pm Monday - Friday 

Dinner 

5:30pm - 10pm Monday - Thursday

6pm - 10:30pm Friday and Saturday

Afternoon Tea 

12pm - 4pm Monday - Friday 

Saturday & Sunday

1st seating 12.30 to 2.30pm

2nd seating 3.00  to 5.00pm

Sunday Menu 

12.30pm - 8.30pm 

 

(please note our tasting menu is only available Monday to Saturday)

 

OPENING HOURS

The Great Room Restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, all in the stunning surroundings of Belfast's grandest dining room.  We highly recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment, especially for weekend bookings and afternoon tea.

Breakfast 

7am - 10am Monday to Friday

7am - 10.30am Weekends and Bank Holidays

Lunch 

12pm - 2.15pm Monday - Friday 

Dinner 

5:30pm - 10pm Monday - Thursday

6pm - 10:30pm Friday and Saturday

Afternoon Tea 

12pm - 4pm Monday - Friday 

Saturday & Sunday

1st seating 12.30 to 2.30pm

2nd seating 3.00  to 5.00pm

Sunday Menu 

12.30pm - 8.30pm 

 

(please note our tasting menu is only available Monday to Saturday)

 

ENTERTAINMENT

Entertainment in The Great Room Restaurant is provided by our house pianist or The Merchant Trio on Friday, Saturday and Sunday as well as for a number of other special days and celebrations.  Our regular music programme is. 

Friday

Our house pianist playing various sets between 1:30pm and 4pm

Saturday

The Merchant Trio playing various sets throughout our afternoon tea sittings.

Sunday

The Merchant Trio playing various sets between 1pm and 4pm.

RESERVATIONS

To book your table, please feel free to use the booking button above, alternatively you can call us on 02890 234 888 

For parties over 6 persons, please contact the Great Room on 02890 234 888 and we will gladly help you with your reservation. 

Reservations for a specific date will close 12 hours prior to service, please do not hesitate to contact The Great Room on 028 9023 4888 to check availability.

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