Café Parisien | Wedding Journal

Located in the heart of Belfast, Café Parisien is your place to relish in the moment. With unrivaled views of the city and a chic Parisien ambiance, the restaurant offers a unique venue for weddings and private events.

The building itself is one of Belfast’s old Victorian buildings, dating back to 1888, giving the venue a distinctive vibe. Boasting an equally impressive exterior, Café Parisien is a stand out building steeped in splendid architecture in Belfast’s Donegall Place. Inside, elegant décor with carved dark woods and contrasting vibrant navy and golds emulate the Gallic fervour of Paris. The iconic terracing offers panoramic views across City Hall, as well as additional seating for Al Fresco dining.

The Venue

Set over two floors, the restaurant is available for exclusive private hire. The ground floor offers seating for 50 covers. With original floors, Le Café is the ideal space for arrival drinks and brasserie inspired canapés; a fitting start to your Parisien adventure.

Upstairs, the brasserie seats 100 and offers authentic French dishes with a modern twist. The brasserie is also home to Table One, probably the best restaurant seat in Belfast. Housed within the corner turret, the circular banquette seating offers spectacular views of City Hall.

It’s the unique French flair that makes this the perfect event location for a city-chic wedding or unique private event.


Choose the brasserie located on the first floor for delectable French gastronomy and fantastique views of Belfast City. Available for private and semi-private hire, this adaptable yet elegant space offers huge windows that let in the kind of light that is simply sublime.

This sophisticated room can seat 100 of your closest friends or colleagues comfortably, and the adjacent terrace provides an extra 50 covers or an area for drinks accompanied by unspoiled views of City Hall. Inside, a curtained partition provides an intimate semi-private dining area for 40 covers. A dramatic backdrop for memorable events, perfect for corporate or social gatherings.


Let your palate be revived with wholesome flavours, fresh ingredients and French brasserie inspired dishes.

Café Parisien has a number of menus available upon request and offers bespoke menu consultations with our consummate event professionals. Choose from an array of wines that feature on our all-French wine list, ending your French foray with a flourish.

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