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The Great Room Restaurant Merchant Hotel

16 Skipper Street | The Merchant Hotel, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9023 4888
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (45 reviews)
“profiteroles” (19 reviews)
“tasting menu” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££££
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LOCATION
16 Skipper Street | The Merchant Hotel, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a poor experience elsewhere, we returned here to experience Afternoon Tea as it should be. Everything was perfect, especially Dovy & Monika who couldn’t have done anything better.

Thank Daytripper24182
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fab way to spend my 50th. Sunday afternoon had a jazz band which played quite softly in the background. Room is amazing as was the service, could not fault anything. There was plenty of food, too much so that we had to have...More

Thank AdrienneHD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dined there with friends. Coat and slacks for men as is a place where appropriate dress for an excellent meal with delightful, professional service make the scrumptious meal even better. Worth a second visit - in a heart beat. Kudos to the chef, the staff...More

Thank RobOlson
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Had pleasure of breakfast while staying here as well as evening meal.breakfast first we were given free breakfast as part of room rate giving us starter & main as well as coffee & juice.had lovely yoghut & full irish all delicious For evening meal found...More

Thank luxurythekey
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This was the site of a bank's grand hall. It has been restored to it's original victorian grander. We had a 6 course meal that was superb. Breakfast each morning was equally pleasant.

Thank bonitabuffalo
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I recently hosted an Afternoon Tea for 5 people, to include champagne. This is not a mid priced tea even without the addition of 2 bottles of branded champagne, and should be a very pleasant and serviced experience. Everyone should have had a very positive...More

1  Thank JRogers55
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We had the Taster menu - great choice of food and wine over a 3 hour period - very enjoyable and memorable.

Thank Seandon1961
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Having booked Bert's jazz for our wedding anniversary meal I saw the great room restaurant so I booked it as well. We had a drink in the bar first it was so relaxing then went through to the restaurant the service food and atmosphere was...More

Thank Steven F
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We love hanging out at the bar area next door and always thought it must be lovely to dine in here. We were here for Sunday lunch, starter lamb was good but I was underwhelmed by the fish main course. And try not to look...More

3  Thank Laura W
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

After a poor experience elsewhere, we returned here to experience Afternoon Tea as it should be. Everything was perfect, especially Dovy & Monika who couldn’t have done anything better.

Thank Daytripper24182
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JuanSyL
3 October 2018|
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Response from joshdh5 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I went in the afternoon and I don’t know what time the kitchen is open to
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Dp252
3 August 2018|
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Response from Emma B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if there is a separate menu but they should cater to most diets
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rosnug
19 October 2017|
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Response from coachIreland | Reviewed this property |
Yip 2:30 is correct. They then start to prepare for dinner, where I can recommend the tasting menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Skipper Street | The Merchant Hotel, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9023 4888
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