Mercure Ballarat Billy’s Bistro & Bar

Experience the Pleasure of Contemporary,
Casual Dining at Billy’s

Billy’s Bistro & Bar is the place to find delicious food and social drinks options designed for everyone’s taste.

Billy’s Bistro & Bar was named after a popular and cherished local personality in Ballarat, Billy Butterfly who became well-renowned in the mid-1900s.

Open daily between 7.00am – 9.30pm, Billy’s is the place to go when you want to relax, enjoy a drink, meal, shared platter or a single-portion dining experience.

Visit Billy’s Bistro & Bar to start the day with your choice of breakfast cooked by a skilled chef de cuisine.

Breakfast options include full buffet selection or à la carte, if you have a special preference in how you’d like your eggs cooked. Snack options are available throughout the day to satisfy any cravings you may have from the Grazing and Sharing selection of the menu.

Billy’s Bar & Bistro

Freshly Prepared Everyday

All our guests’ lunch and dinner options are prepared fresh each day by our highly creative chefs using seasonal produce and ingredients from suppliers and local growers around the area.

Seating and tables at Billy’s Bistro & Bar have been configured to ensure comfort while eating your meal.

Billy’s offers a friendly, informal and relaxing place you can dine 7 days a week while experiencing all the flavours of the surrounding region in the one location.


Billy’s Bistro & Bar invites you to experience the fine flavours of Ballarat while you enjoy your stay at Mercure Ballarat. Come, experience Billy’s Bistro & Bar for yourself today.