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Berts Jazz Bar

​Berts Jazz Bar

Berts Jazz Bar encapsulates the sleek elegance of the art deco era, complimented by the very best in live jazz, fabulous cocktails and mouth-watering food.


Transport yourself back to the Art Deco glamour of 1930’s New York and the Jazz Age in Belfast’s only dedicated Jazz bar and restaurant: Berts Bar at The Merchant Hotel. Soak up the sophisticated atmosphere and let the cool jazz melodies wash over you. A handpicked list of cocktails completes the extensive drinks selection. A French bistro style menu is complemented by an extensive wine list and, of course, exemplary service.
Berts offers live jazz seven nights a week from 9pm as well as perfectly relaxed weekends complete with delicious brunch and all day dining menus from 12pm and live jazz from 12pm to 2pm.

Please note that on Friday and Saturday evenings there will be a stage charge of £10 per person for reservations on our 8.30pm sitting. This will ensure that the table is yours for the evening to enjoy the live jazz music.

Our Menus

Taking inspiration from a typical French bistro menu, Berts offers a sophisticated selection of mouth-watering dishes created by our Head Chef Michael Weber – from Chateau Briand to Moule Frites.

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Berts offers live jazz seven nights a week from 9pm as well as perfectly relaxed weekends, complete with delicious brunch and all day dining menus from 12pm including live jazz from 12pm to 2pm.

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 4pm - late
Saturday: 11am - late
Sunday: 11am - midnight

Restaurant Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday: 5pm - 10pm
Friday: 6pm & 8.30pm
Saturday: 11am - 5pm
(brunch 11am - 3pm), 6pm & 8.30pm
Sunday: 11am - 10pm
(brunch 11am - 3pm)

Opening Hours

Berts offers live jazz seven nights a week from 9pm as well as perfectly relaxed weekends, complete with delicious brunch and all day dining menus from 12pm including live jazz from 12pm to 2pm.

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 4pm - late
Saturday: 11am - late
Sunday: 11am - midnight

Restaurant Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday: 5pm - 10pm
Friday: 6pm & 8.30pm
Saturday: 11am - 5pm
(brunch 11am - 3pm), 6pm & 8.30pm
Sunday: 11am - 10pm
(brunch 11am - 3pm)

Entertainment

Musical Entertainment

Live Jazz every evening from 9pm until midnight
Saturday & Sunday Jazz Afternoons from 12noon – 2pm

Monday 29th June: Jazz Manouche

Tuesday 30th June: Professor Ronan McGee and Rose Devine

Wednesday 1st July: Scott Flanigan Organ Trio 

Thursday 2nd July: Niamh Kavanagh and  the Barry McCrudden Trio

Friday 3rd July:  Fiona Scott Trotter Band

Saturday 4th July Afternoon: Steve Barnett

Saturday 4th July Evening: Berts All Stars with guest Marion Jordan

Sunday 5th July Afternoon: Scott Flanigan

Sunday 5th July Evening: Orla Murphy

Special Events

Celebrate your graduation with Berts Restaurant's fabulous 3 course set menu.  (Click here to download our menu).  We are open every day from 1st July to 8th July.  Graduation dinners are avaialble from 4pm to 10pm. To book or for more information please call us on 028 9026 2713 or email berts@themerchanthotel.com

Return soon for details of our Summer City themed jazz celebrations.

Reservations

To book your table, please feel free to use the booking button above, alternatively you can call us directly on  028 9026 2713

For parties over 6 persons, please contact Berts directly on 028 9026 2713 and we will gladly help you with your reservation. 

Reservations for a specific date will close 12 hours prior to service, please do not hesitate to contact Berts directly on 028 9026 2713 to check availability.

Please note that on Friday and Saturday evenings there will be a stage charge of £10 per person for reservations on our 8.30pm sitting. This will ensure that the table is yours for the evening to enjoy the live jazz music.

Berts Restaurant Set Menu

​Enjoy dinner in Berts with 2 courses for just £17.95 or 3 for £20.95 with our set menu offer. Available Sunday to Thursday 5pm to 10pm and the 6pm sitting on a Friday.

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BERTS SUBLIME £60 OFFER

​Indulge yourself with 3 courses for two people and a bottle of wine for just £60. This sublime offer is available from Sunday to Thursday 5pm to 10pm.

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Relax and Indulge

Our relax and indulge package offers you dinner, bed and breakfast for two people for £220 in our sumptuous Victorian rooms or £240 in our decadent Art Deco styled rooms. Subject to availability, Sunday to Thursday, until 30th June 2015.

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