Nestled amongst a small row of shops on the Stranmillis embankment, what once was the cafe with no name and then, to the locals simply as 5A, and now is our General Merchants university area outpost since 2013.


Where it all started

General Merchants Stranmillis is always tight for space with the locals continuing to flock here daily, seats are always at a premium but worth the wait when you get one. Join us for some expertly brewed coffee and treats from the talented teams Manmade, Check out my buns and Fera Bakery.

Tel: (0)28 9029 1007
Email us

5a, Lockview Road, Belfast
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Opening Hours

Monday: 08:00 – 17:00
Tuesday: 08:00 – 17:00
Wednesday: 08:00 – 17:00
Thursday: 08:00 – 17:00
Friday: 08:00 – 17:00
Saturday: 08:00 – 17:00
Sunday: 09:00 – 17:00