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Local Restaurants

Enjoy a Meal in an Award-Winning Restaurant Before the Show

Armagh’s local cuisine is a blend of heritage, local produce, tradition, creativity and innovation. Passionate producers, quality artisan creators, and award-winning chefs are transforming Armagh into a gourmet hub that is fast gaining a tasty reputation!

All of our eateries promote locally sourced, seasonal ingredients that reflect the vast wealth of the Armagh landscape and the purity of its natural products.

Complimenting your dining experience with a performance at our state-of-the-art theatre is a wonderful way to enjoy our food and cider culture here in Armagh. 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

Just a five-minute walk from the theatre with customer parking, The Charlemont Arms continues to serve the finest of local seasonal produce. Food served daily: Lunchtime (12noon-2.30pm), and evenings (5pm – 8pm). Booking is essential. Visit their Facebook page to see the latest offers.

T: 028 3752 2028 | e:

DANTE’S ARMAGH | 81 Upper English Street, Armagh

Dante’s 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.

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

T: 02837526979

EMBERS RESTAURANT | 7 Market St, Armagh BT61 7BW

Located only 50 meters away from The Market Place, this family run business serves great local produce at affordable prices but without compromising on quality or service. The restaurant is fully licensed with a brand-new cocktail menu. Early bird and á la carte menu with fresh daily specials available.

Booking is advised for pre-theatre dining.

T: 028 3751 8544 | e:


The Friary Restaurant, open Friday and Saturday evenings, and Sunday lunchtime, offers a lively atmosphere, whilst our Callan Lounge; open daily from lunchtime to late evening, offers secluded corners, a cosy fire and a relaxing atmosphere. Plus the hotel’s Deli, also open daily is 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

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. They 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 their 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 stunning views overlooking the city. Talented local chefs bring the best of casual and fine dining by  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 authentic Australian / Asian twist.

T: 028 3751 8051 | E:

Box Office Tel: 03300 561 025