Restaurant & Bar

Great food and fantastic service is at the heart of Merchants Bar & Grill, by delivering our menu food prepared by our Head Chef and his dedicated team who are passionate about food.

The kitchen team have recently been working on new menus in the hotel from light bites and Afternoon Tea to Dinner, you will find a range of exciting new dishes to try.


Merchants Bar & Grill is open daily from 7am for breakfast - perfect for setting you up for the day ahead.


Feeling peckish throughout the day? Join us in the informal setting of the lounge or in the restaurant, providing you with a selection of both light choices and fulfilling meals for those with a bigger appetite.


Merchants Bar & Grill provides an ideal setting for dinner where we serve great food and allowing the flavours to shine through. Couple with our excellent service we aim to provide you with a memorable dining experience. Dinner is served daily from 6.30pm – 10pm

Afternoon Tea

Our popular Afternoon Teas are available daily from 2pm until 6pm - perfect for those visiting or living local to the hotel who want to enjoy some homemade treats amongst friends in a lovely setting full of character and charm.

Private Dining

Tucked away in a secluded corner of the Restaurant is a discrete dining room where you can enjoy a private meal with up to 20 friends or business associates. It's the perfect spot for intimate celebrations or important business get-togethers.

Contact Us

  • Best Western Samlesbury Hotel
  • Preston New Road
  • Samlesbury
  • Preston
  • PR5 OUL
  • 01772 868000
  • Reserve your room