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Night out in Belfast

My husband was given a gift voucher as a birthday present for dinner for two at Berts Jazz Bar in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Molly’s back in town...

Our adult party of six met up for a birthday celebration meal in Berts at 6.30pm on Friday evening... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband was given a gift voucher as a birthday present for dinner for two at Berts Jazz Bar in the Merchant Hotel in Belfast.We booked for 8pm on a Wednesday night as the voucher was only valid between Sunday and Thursday. I have to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our adult party of six met up for a birthday celebration meal in Berts at 6.30pm on Friday evening past. We were greeted by very pleasant Staff and taken to our pre-booked table. Drinks were ordered and served by a very attentive young Lady and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 42trevor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner came here to celebrate my new job and I am so happy we came. I genuinely cannot fault anything here, the food is unbelievable and beautifully presented, the cocktails and strong and come to your table quickly. To finish it all...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Siân B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went last night as a group of four. We have been many times before and we have always had a great time. The food and wine were again excellent, but for some reason the band was amplified for a rock concert, not a small jazz...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Deramore
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the minute we walked in we were looked after service was amazing the food was to die for The atmosphere is relaxed and everyone makes you feel welcome

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lankys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at Bert's Jazz bar. I love the singer kerien, especially when he sings Nick Cave! Cocktails are to die for, and the bread sticks to go along with them are addictive! Lovely atmosphere, and we always find the bar staff friendly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank okim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this beautiful jazz bar one Saturday night as part of The Merchant Hotel. Wish we had of know about it beforehand as you wold definitely book a table for dinner and jazz music. Such a stunning venue, very old-style plush velour décor....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Maccers101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been looking forward to trying this place for a long time and as we were staying in the hotel it was a good opportunity. I had a delicious espresso martini and my partner had s jack daniels, we loved the music. I’m not a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lovetotravel8910
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife booked us in to the merchant hotel for 3 nights, my main focus was actually to see and hear the 'Sazeracs' berts jazz bar trio. Fronted by the wonderfully talented Kyron Burke and accompanied by the infamous trupet player Linley Hamilton and gifted...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 968samuele
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had booked a party for my friend of 40 plus ladies for her 50th birthday last Saturday at Berts. I can not recommend it highly enough. The savoury afternoon tea was amazing, very good value for exceptional food. Everyone remarked on the high standard of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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13 March 2019|
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Response from 149jonp | Reviewed this property |
It’s definitely worth making a reservation any night. We were relieved we booked on a weeknight. Enjoy!
1 February 2019|
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Response from mebates00 | Reviewed this property |
Music starts at 9pm....not overly expensive but really nice place...you will pay for the jazz at the weekends......
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3 November 2018|
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Response from annie_champagne2004 | Reviewed this property |
No you don’t have to eat you can have drinks at the bar and hear the music though not as good seating if you were in dining area you would have much better view of band . No dance floor .