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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 Chateaubriand to Moules Frites.

Please view our sample menus below.


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 18th July: Ronnie Greer & Scott Flanigan ensemble

Tuesday 19th July: Professor Ronan Magee with Rose Devine

Wednesday 20th July: Nigel Mooney & The Scott Flanigan Organ Trio

Thursday 21st July: Barry McCrudden Band

Friday 22nd July: John Trotter Band

Saturday 23rd July Afternoon: Steve Barnett 

Saturday 23rd July Evening: The Berts All Stars with special guest vocalist Kyron Bourke.

Sunday 24th July Afternoon: Barry McCrudden

Sunday 24th July Evening: The Sazeracs

Special Events

Make your weekend special with brunch at Berts! 

Choose a hot dish, a Bloody Mary or glass of Buck's Fizz, and a tea or coffee for just £16.50 between 11am and 3pm every Saturday and Sunday, and enjoy live jazz as you eat. Live jazz plays from 12pm until 2pm.

 

 

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.

During the Festive Season there will be no online bookings available. Please contact our Christmas Co-ordinators for all enquiries and reservations on 028 90234911 or email christmas@themerchanthotel.com 

 

Berts Restaurant Set Menu

​Enjoy dinner in Berts Jazz Bar and Restaurant Sunday to Friday from only £17.95 with our fantastic value set menu.

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BERTS SUBLIME £60 OFFER

​Indulge yourself and a friend or loved one with 3 courses for two people and a bottle of wine for just £60.

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Celebrate in Style

Enjoy one nights bed and breakfast, including Champagne and chocolates on arrival, one hour hydrotherapy each and our tasting menu with wine. All from just £330.

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Tranquil Me Time

​Relax with an overnight stay, breakfast, a spa experience including a 50 minute treatment with prosecco and a three course dinner in Berts Jazz Bar and Restaurant. Only £330.

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Explore and Experience

​Experience Belfast with twin nights bed and breakfast, an evening meal in Berts Jazz Bar and Restaurant and two open top bus city tour tickets. Available from £350.

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Relax and Indulge

Experience an overnight stay with breakfast as well as a three course dinner in The Great Room Restaurant. Available from £220.

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Urban Soul

Stay midweek with a luxurious stay at The Merchant Hotel with dinner and live Jazz in Bert’s Jazz Bar from £100pps

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The Great Room Set Menu

Experience fine dining in The Great Room Restaurant for less. We have a range of set menu options available between Monday and Friday starting from just £18.50.

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