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Closing times may vary by restaurant. Please speak to a member of our team at your local restaurant for the most up to date timings. In general, our last food orders are at 9pm and last drinks orders are at 10pm (On Sunday it is 9pm). Please reserve your table online to avoid disappointment.

Beefeater Merry Monk


Burton on Trent restaurant details

Mercia Park

Burton on Trent


DE14 2DQ

Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm

Sun 12pm - 10.30pm

Breakfast serving times

6:30am - 10:30am
7am - 11am 

The menus



Come down to your local Beefeater for some serious lunchtime savings and choose from 8 mains under £8 each! We’ve got Beer-battered Fish & Chips, Smothered Chicken Melt, Steak, Egg & Chips, and our Classic Plant Burger. You can even add on a starter or dessert from as little as £3.29. With fresh grill flavours, there's something for everyone at Beefeater.

Get a taste of feel-good food, feel-good prices and supersized savings at Beefeater. Available Monday - Friday 12-5pm.



From eggs cooked just the way you like them, to premium sausages and back bacon rashers, hash browns and black pudding, you can build your breakfast to your taste. Not forgetting our delicious continental options, and Kids eat free breakfast too!


Merry Monk Beefeater grill restaurant in Burton on Trent

Whether it’s the rump, sirloin or T-bone that you’ve got your eye on, you’ll always get the most succulent cuts of steak here at the Merry Monk Beefeater. Grilled to perfection by our skilled chefs, restaurants in Burton really don’t get much better than this. And if you’re craving a dish that doesn’t involve steak, no worries! Browse a selection of pub classics from our Beefeater menu, that are just as delicious.

Our team 

We’re a diverse team with a passion for delivering superb dining experiences to our guests. From presentation to taste, immense pride and effort goes into each plate we serve. Many of our team members are also cross-trained in a number of areas, making us adaptable to any task or request. Whatever brings you to the Merry Monk Beefeater, it’s sure to be smiles and satisfied taste buds all round.

We like to offer help to charities and the community wherever possible. We organise fundraisers throughout the year for Great Ormond Street Hospital and donate provisions to the tearoom at our local NHS children’s ward, in Burton on Trent.

Our location 

You’ll find our warm and welcoming restaurant just off the A5121 on the way into Burton on Trent. Whether you’re a footie fan looking for a special meal before watching Burton Albion play nearby, or perhaps marking a milestone birthday or anniversary with family and friends, we guarantee the best steak in Burton on Trent at the Merry Monk. Since 2011, we’ve championed the concept of unforgettable steak experiences without any faff. Offering comfy and modern interior furnishings, relax in an open-plan setting that’s paired with a home-from-home atmosphere. You can also make use of free parking, whatever time of the day you decide to join us.

Make sure to take a look at our offers page for all our latest deals and promotions.

Why we love Burton on Trent 

We’re not just saying it because we’re located here, but there really is a wealth of attractions to unearth in Burton on Trent – suited to whatever kind of day out you’re after. Set in one of Staffordshire’s largest reed beds and 10 minutes from our restaurant, nature lovers will relish Branston Water Park with its rare and curious wildlife. As well as Stapenhill Gardens, a floral oasis of colour with winding walking trails to explore – only a five-minute drive.

An aficionado of unique amber nectar? Just over five minutes in the car, The National Brewery Centre has you covered with a comprehensive insight into the history, secrets and fun of brewing. Passionate about history? Reflect over the lives lived and lost through war at the peaceful National Memorial Arboretum nearby. Discover nearly 400 memorials among a landscape of trees and scenic riverside walks. Barton Marina, Gallery Three and Claymills Victorian Pumping Station are among some of the other inspiring cultural and historical attractions in the area. Whatever you decide on, a visit to the Merry Monk Beefeater is sure to be the icing on the cake for all types of days out in Staffordshire.

Frequently asked questions

Our steaks are always popular! Our 10oz ribeye steaks are one of our tastiest cuts and, like all our steaks, they’re aged for a minimum of 30 days, grilled to perfection, packed with flavour and served with chunky triple-cooked chips, crispy flat mushrooms, juicy grilled tomatoes and peppercorn sauce. 

You can’t beat our Sunday lunches here at the Merry Monk Beefeater. With our Sunday roasts you can choose from our specialty roast sirloin of beef, rump of lamb, half-roast chicken or butternut squash and ale pie, served with all the trimmings and our signature red wine gravy. You also get unlimited roast potatoes and other delicious extras. 

It’s got to be our Premier Inn Breakfast, which we serve at the Merry Monk Beefeater – featuring a diverse selection of options that truly showcases the best of an English breakfast. That’s bacon, eggs cooked just how you like them, hash browns, black pudding, tea and coffee, toast and more.  

We’re totally family friendly and we can make your next meal out hassle-free. Our kids’ menu is full of dishes your children will love and our team are great with kids. Best of all, up to two kids can eat breakfast for free when an adult orders a Premier Inn Breakfast! 

From mid-week meals to special occasions, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at the Merry Monk Beefeater. You can book tables for up to 16 people online through our website, or call us on 01283 749 921 to find out more about Beefeater group bookings in Burton on Trent. If you’re booking for a group larger than 16, just give us a call or select ‘other’ as the number of guests you want to book for on our booking page to let us know.  

If we have space, we’ll always try and find a table for you. But we recommend booking ahead, especially at the weekend when we’re at our busiest.  

Outdoor dining might not be available at this location, but we’re sure you’ll find the perfect outdoor spot at another one of our restaurants offering al fresco options. Find a location from our full list of Beefeater restaurants with outdoor seating.  

Explore our Beefeater allergy and dietary information to find out everything about our menus before your visit.

If you’ve ever wondered what makes our food so delicious and where it comes from, go behind-the-scenes to learn all about our chefs and carefully selected producers. We’re passionate about our food at Beefeater, which is why we ensure only the best ingredients and care go into each and every recipe.  

Most of our Beefeater restaurants are accessible. As layouts and facilities can vary between restaurants, please contact our site directly if you have any specific questions about visiting this location – we’ll be happy to help.

Yes, we offer convenient parking facilities for our customers at the Merry Monk Beefeater. Subject to location, pricing and parking durations may vary – so please check with us before arrival.

Wi-Fi is easy to access at most of our Beefeater restaurants. Connection speeds can vary, dependent on your chosen location.  

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