An intimate and unique setting with cocktail bar, nightclub and Belfast's biggest beer garden.

The National and Sixty6 showcase café food, daily hot specials and an extensive drink selection in an intimate and unique setting, with Belfast's biggest beer garden out the back and cocktail bar, nightclub and roof terrace housed over three floors.
From coffee and fresh pastries on the go, delicious soups and sandwiches for lunch and exquisite evening meals with wine or cocktails – there is something to satisfy every palate at any time of the day.
They also boast an extensive drinks selection and the largest beer garden in the city – the perfect spot for an evening get together or a break from a hard day's shopping. Barbeques and live music are regularly held during the summer months.


This cocktail bar, nightclub and roof terrace is housed over three floors. Sixty6 conjures the glamour of a classic Victorian Gentleman's Club, bringing upper levels of this Grade B+ listed former National Bank building back to their former glory.
Original features including high ceilings with intricate cornices, carved wooden pillars, original doors and a distinctive wrought iron and stone staircase which have been sympathetically restored. Plush fabrics, furnishings and fittings have been added to update the interior of the striking venue, which dates back to the 1890s.
On the first floor, the intimate cocktail bar serves a range of innovative drinks, with an impressive range of classic and more experimental Twisted Classic cocktails, alongside premium spirits, beers and an impressive Champagne list.
Two custom-built Moët and Chandon tables, with a recess to hold a chilled magnum of Moët, is part of a collaboration with the brand, which is the venue's house champagne.  A bottle table service, with premium spirits including Absolut Elyx, is also available throughout the venue.
On the upper two floors, the nightclub features live DJ entertainment from Thursday to Sunday, with access to the venue's exclusive rooftop terrace via the third floor. A varied music policy spans everything from house, funk, disco, electro swing and RnB.

Club Listings

  • The Belfast Cocktail Club
  • Cocktails from £6
  • Live music from 10pm
  • Table bookings available.
  • From 9pm
  • Electro swing, house, funk, disco and RnB
  • £5 entry
  • Free guest list available.
  • From 9pm
  • Bobby Analog
  • RnB, hip hop, house and classics
  • £10 entry
  • £5 guest list available.
  • The Belfast Cocktail Club
  • Cocktails from £6
  • Live music from 10pm
  • Table bookings available.
62-68 High Street

Top Reasons To Visit

  • Belfast's biggest beer garden
  • Extensive drinks selection
  • All day food offerings
  • Roof top terrace
  • Belfast's best DJs
  • Cocktail Masterclasses
    Cocktail masterclasses are available from £25 per person.
  • Private Room Hire

    Private room hire is available six days a week. Finger food and drinks receptions can be included.

  • The National Backyard Picnic

    Searching for the perfect alfresco dining option? The National's 'Backyard Picnic' is just what you've been looking for.

    Served in The Garden of The National Grande Café, i the quirky new offering features an abundance of eclectic picnic treats, including a range of mouth-watering sandwiches, fresh fruits and cream, freshly prepared light bites and a selection of sweet treats and fancies, all packed into a personal hamper and served alongside jugs of cocktails.

    Guests can enjoy The National’s Backyard Picnic every Saturday and Sunday throughout the summer (12pm – 4pm) for £27.50 per person with cocktails. For those looking to add a little fizz to their summertime soirée without breaking the bank, add a bottle of Veuve Clicquot champagne to your picnic for just £45 (RRP £70).

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