For bookings between 26th November and 31st December, if there is no online availability on the date/time of your requested booking it does not mean we have no free tables. For live booking advice, please call 028 9026 2710 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, or 028 9023 4888 from 5pm – 11pm.
The Great Room Restaurant lies at the heart of The Merchant Hotel. Experience fine dining at its best in this stunning space with its original Victorian interior, glass cupola and truly remarkable chandelier. Our chefs search tirelessly to create innovate menus featuring the finest seasonal ingredients, which has resulted in the restaurant being awarded 2 AA Rosettes – one of the most prestigious honours granted for culinary excellence. All this is complemented by an extensive 200+ bottle wine list and expert service.
The Great Room Restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. We highly recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment, especially for weekend bookings and afternoon tea.
Monday to Friday: 7.00am - 10.00am
Weekends and Bank Holidays: 7.00am - 10.30am
Monday to Friday: 12.00pm - 2.15pm
Monday to Thursday: 6.00pm - 10.00pm
Friday and Saturday: 6.00pm - 10.00pm
Monday to Friday: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
Saturday: First sitting 12.30pm - 2.30pm and second sitting 3.00pm - 5.00pm
Sunday 12.30pm - 4.00pm
12.30pm - 8.30pm
Please note our tasting menu is only available Monday to Saturday from 6.00pm - 9.00pm.
Use the arrows to scroll through our full selection of menus below.
From lavish six-course tasting menus complete with matched wines, to impressive business lunches and everything in between, The Great Room offers a comprehensive selection of menus to suit all tastes.
This beautiful room has many wonderful original architectural features. Antique Baccarat chandeliers and a stunning antique fire complement the design. The Bar at The Merchant serves an impeccable selection of exceptional drinks.