Sublime, sky-high sips start here

Welcome to The Observatory – The Grand Central’s jewel and the most spectacular and luxurious of liquor lounges. Take a seat and marvel over never-before-seen views of Belfast and beyond. From pavement to panorama, this is the tallest bar in all of Ireland and it makes for a phenomenally dreamy destination. Take in the view, pore over the dazzling menu and savour the most masterful mixology creations in Belfast’s most memorable sky-bar…


The dress code is smart attire and as with anything the management reserve the right to refuse admission. Sports tops/shorts and other such attire will not be permitted. No children under 12 will be permitted after 6pm.


For your convenience we take a limited number of bookings each evening for the Observatory. Otherwise admission is on a first come first served basis. Priority will be given to hotel residents on the evening. For further information and reservations call 028 9023 1066.


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Afternoon Tea

Celestial Afternoon Tea

The ceremony of Afternoon Tea is enchanting in The Observatory. Super-luxe, with stunning cityscape as far as the eye can spy, this place takes tea time to a new elevated level. The wonder-view out the window – plus our array of the finest teas, crafted coffees and deliciously designed and handcrafted nibbles ­– make this Afternoon Tea nirvana. Gather, gossip and enjoy…


Afternoon Tea is served daily from 1-5pm and is £40 per person. Please note 24 hours’ notice is required for all Afternoon Tea bookings. To book please call 028 9023 1066.


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Sublime, sky-high sips start here

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To book please call 028 9023 1066.