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Enjoy Eating In An Award-Winning Restaurant Before The Show

One of the best ways to enjoy Armagh, Northern Irelands Food Heartland, is with your taste buds. The local cuisine is a blend of heritage, produce, terroir, tradition, creativity and innovation. Passionate producers, quality artisan creators, and award-winning chefs are transforming Armagh into a gourmet hub and the destination is fast gaining a tasty reputation.

All our eateries promote locally sourced, seasonal ingredients that reflect the vast wealth of the Armagh landscape and the purity of its natural products. Beyond the pleasures of the palate, Armagh is keen to offer a series of activities that make the cider and food experience even more gratifying. By complimenting your dining experience with a performance at our state-of-the-art theatre, you will find a wonderful way to enjoy our food and cider culture. The Market Place Theatre & Arts Centre has teamed up with a number of award-winning restaurants to offer a great dining experience before the show:

CHARLEMONT ARMS HOTEL | 57-65 English Street, Armagh BT61 7LB

Situated a five-minute walk from the theatre with customer parking for diners, The Charlemont Arms continues to serve the finest of local seasonal produce.

Food served daily: Lunchtime [12noon-2.30pm], and evenings [5.00pm – 8.00pm]. Booking is essential. Visit our Facebook page to see our latest offers.

T: 028 3752 2028 | e:


DANTE’S ARMAGH | 81 Upper English Street, Armagh

Dante’s Armagh serve up fresh Stone Baked Pizza, Stacked Burgers, Traditional Pasta, Loaded Sides and Refreshing Cocktails. A short walk from the Market Place Theatre with dining available from 5pm Tuesday to Sunday. A perfect start to your night out at the Market Place.

Bring your tickets along to receive a 10% discount on show nights.

T: 02837526979


EMBERS RESTAURANT | 7 Market St, Armagh BT61 7BW

The perfect destination in Armagh for an affordable, relaxed, casual dining experience. Embers is located only 50 meters away from The Market Place, so is the ideal venue to start your night at the theatre. Owned by husband & wife, John & Sarah Murray, this family run business serves great local produce at affordable everyday prices but without compromising on quality or service. The restaurant is fully licensed with a brand-new cocktail menu. Early bird and a la carte menu with fresh daily specials available.

Booking is advised for pre-theatre dining.

T: 028 3751 8544 | e:



From traditional tastes to exciting new flavours, the Armagh City hotel offers a range of dining options to suit all tastes. The Friary Restaurant, open Friday and Saturday evenings, and Sunday lunchtime, offers an intimate atmosphere and plenty of food for thought, whilst our Callan Lounge; open daily from lunchtime to late evening, offers secluded corners, a cosy fire and a relaxing atmosphere. All this plus the hotel’s Deli, also open daily, available for those wanting a snack or lighter meal. Using the finest local produce and the latest international techniques, our Award-Winning Chefs have designed mouth-watering food to suit all tastes.

T: 028 3751 8888 | e:


KEEGANS BAR AND BISTRO | 48 Irish Street, Armagh BT61 7EP

Offering a unique dining experience. Relax and soak in the atmosphere while enjoying delicious freshly prepared food with a varying menu to accommodate all tastes and prices to suit all pockets. We regularly offer a two or three course meal deal which is a big hit with locals and visitors alike. You can choose to dine in our traditional bar area or move through to our newly opened dining area. Serving food Wednesday – Sunday 12-9pm

T: 02837 517673 e:


MULBERRY BISTRO | 6 Cathedral Road, Armagh BT61 7PX

Located opposite the stunning Saint Patrick’s Cathedral [Roman Catholic], the award-winning Mulberry Bistro offers picturesque scenery accompanied by exceptional cuisine. Open for breakfast and lunch every day, as well as evening dining every Friday and Saturday night.

T: 028 3751 0128 | e:


THE PARKLAND ARMAGH | 7 Newry Road, Armagh, BT60 1EN

The Parkland is situated at the County Armagh Golf Club with views overlooking the Cathedral City. Talented local chefs bring the best of casual and fine dining to the heart of the city sourcing the finest ingredients from nearby farmers and producers.

T: 07513693114


ULURU BAR & GRILL | 3-5 Market Street, Armagh BT61 7BW

Open from Tuesday to Sunday, Uluru Bar & Grill is a casual dining restaurant which offers theatregoers the chance to savour superb food with an Australian | Asian authentic twist.

T: 028 3751 8051 | E:

Box Office Tel: 03300 561 025