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Bert's Bar at The Merchant Hotel Belfast

16 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland (City Centre)
+44 (0) 28 9023 4888
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Ranked #80 of 765 Restaurants in Belfast
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Irish
Neighborhood: City Centre
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Belfast, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Berts is a great spot for some delicious food and worldly Jazz music. Cocktails are a little pricey but then you pay for quality I guess. Lovely red leather booth seating that adds that little extra something that a lot of bars don't provide. All in all we had a great evening.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Last night I had the pleasure of accompanying a friend to Bert’s for her 60th birthday. We couldn’t have asked for a fitter celebration. I use a wheelchair, and although there is no direct wheelchair access at the Bert’s entrance, there is an accessible route to the bar and restaurant through the main entrance to the Merchant Hotel. Every effort... More

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belfast
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I regularly go to the different bars in this hotel and generally the service is excellent, but last night it was very poor. We were in Berts for cocktails and had to wait to be served every time we went to the bar for at least 15 minutes even though the bar wasn't busy. It was not what I expected,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This place was great! We came here after dinner one horrible night and ordered a bottle of prosecco. It was served amazingly with a bowl of strawberries on ice. The Jazz started and they were very good and to finish us off we got two irish coffees! If i lived in the city i would go here a lot! A... More

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This jazz bar and restaurant has live music every night and was perfect for my last night in Belfast. There is a great deal for 3 courses and a bottle of wine, but this didn't effect the quality of the food. Delightful flavours, beautiful food presentation & impeccable service all created a stunning evening. Highly recommend.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

What a treat this place is. So elegant, refined and relaxed. Cocktails are second to none, the jazz band is superb and the hours just disappear. Best service I've experienced in a long time in Belfast, it's my favourite place to go for a drink.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My boyfriend and I visited early on a Saturday afternoon and we were very pleased. We opted for brunch instead of lunch; eggs benedict for me and the breakfast stack for him, each with a glass of buck's fizz. The soda bread was excellent and the hollandaise sauce delicious. The service was great, very attentive and polite. We will definitely... More

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Dorset
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Good welcome and pleasant staff. Once the table is booked its yours for the night, and they obviously encourage you to splurge as much as you can. Courses came a little too close together, if my teetotal husband hadn't been with me my daughter her boyfriend and I would have had a great time drinking cocktails and listening to the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

As part of a group I went to Bert's when visiting Belfast on a girls night out for a friend's special birthday. What a fabulous place listening to jazz whilst enjoying some drinks and a meal with close friends.The jazz was amazing with a brilliant girl singer. Everything was outstanding, as was the service from our brilliant waiter named Adam.... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I had 6 friends arrive from London last weekend and I booked Berts for Saturday night as it has a great reputation for food and atmosphere. We were not disappointed! The service was first class, the food was to die for and the entertainment was fantastic. We were greated by Lucy, the Manager who was charming, warm and welcoming but... More

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Additional Information about Bert's Bar at The Merchant Hotel Belfast

Address: 16 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 (0) 28 9023 4888
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > City Centre
Cuisine: Irish

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