Belfast’s music scene has unforgettable energy that will ensure you have a great night out. Listen to traditional music, head out for a boogie or sing along to your favourite band. Find a venue, pub, or club right for you and your music taste.

Live Gigs

In Belfast there is always a venue or bar with a fantastic line up of live music sessions any day of the week. Enjoy a night out with your friends and immerse yourself in local musical talent.

  • The Reporter Bar
    The Reporter Bar
    Pubs and Clubs

    The Reporter Bar

    0.86 KM

    Located in the district which was once home to many of the city’s press offices, The Reporter Bar…

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  • Whites Tavern & Garden
    Whites Tavern & Garden
    Pubs and Clubs

    Whites Tavern & Garden

    0.46 KM

    Refurbished in 2019, Whites Tavern & Garden is located on Winecellar Entry, which was named after the many…

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  • Duke of York
    Duke of York
    Pubs and Clubs

    Duke of York

    0.64 KM

    Nestled along a narrow cobbled alleyway in the historic Half Bap area, the Duke offers a traditional Belfast…

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  • Dirty Onion and Yardbird
    Dirty Onion and Yardbird
    Pubs and Clubs

    Dirty Onion and Yardbird

    0.65 KM

    The Dirty Onion is Belfast's oldest building, with real Irish music and craic seven nights a week.

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  •  The Deer’s Head & Bell’s Brewery
    The Deer’s Head & Bell’s Brewery
    Pubs and Clubs

    The Deer’s Head & Bell’s Brewery

    0.56 KM

    The Deer’s Head is Belfast city’s original brewpub with a fully functional on-site craft brewery, Bell's Brewery, on…

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  • Errigle Inn
    Errigle Inn
    Pubs and Clubs

    Errigle Inn

    2.66 KM

    Serving fabulous food and drink, The Errigle Inn features five bars, roof gardens, a beer garden and live…

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  • John Hewitt
    John Hewitt
    Pubs and Clubs

    John Hewitt

    0.62 KM

    A unique venue in the heart of Belfast's Cathedral Quarter, you are guaranteed a very warm Belfast welcome…

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  • Granny Annies
    Granny Annies
    Pubs and Clubs

    Granny Annies

    0.59 KM

    Oozing rustic charm, ‘home’ to traditional and modern live music, and just five minutes’ walk from Belfast City…

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  • Parlour Bar
    Parlour Bar
    Pubs and Clubs

    Parlour Bar

    1.62 KM

    The ultimate student haunt in the Queen's Quarter, The Parlour Bar is renowned for fantastic entertainment and amazing…

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  • Cutters Wharf
    Cutters Wharf
    Restaurant

    Cutters Wharf

    2.68 KM

    Belfast's best riverside bar. Enjoy stunning views of the Lagan or watch live sports and bands. Great food…

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  • Horatio Todd's
    Horatio Todd's
    Pubs and Clubs

    Horatio Todd's

    7.16 KM

    Visiting East Belfast? Then you have to dine or have a drink in the award-winning Horatio Todd's Bar…

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  • The Bowery
    The Bowery
    Pubs and Clubs

    The Bowery

    4.35 KM

    Lisburn Road’s neighbourhood bar and gastropub.

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  • The Chelsea
    The Chelsea
    Pubs and Clubs

    The Chelsea

    3.6 KM

    The Chelsea is situated in the heart of the Lisburn Road, amongst the fine boutiques, art galleries and…

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  • The Doyen Belfast
    The Doyen Belfast
    Pubs and Clubs

    The Doyen Belfast

    5.8 KM

    A stylish and traditional bar on Belfast's Lisburn Road, boasting live music, cocktails, sport and a gastropub menu.

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  • Brennans Bar
    Brennans Bar
    Pubs and Clubs

    Brennans Bar

    0.62 KM

    A traditional bar with an open fire and snug seating in Belfast city centre.

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  • Fountain Lane
    Fountain Lane

    Fountain Lane

    0.35 KM

    Fountain Lane has been feeding and watering Belfast since 1901. With a wealth of history as a tavern…

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  • Margot
    Margot
    Eat & Drink

    Margot

    0.13 KM

    Cocktails, small plates and much more in the heart of Belfast. Open seven days a week

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Concerts & DJs

Dance your heart away to the mixes spun by different DJs or sing your heart out to a band you have grown up loving. Whether it is a tribute band or the real deal Belfast has a show for you.

  • Limelight Complex
    Limelight Complex
    Pubs and Clubs

    Limelight Complex

    0.47 KM

    Established as one of the city's main venues for live music, hosting international touring acts, sell out club…

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  • Voodoo
    Voodoo
    Pubs and Clubs

    Voodoo

    0.35 KM

    Voodoo is well established as a Belfast hotspot, adding a bit of spice for those who like things…

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  • Belfast Empire
    Belfast Empire
    Pubs and Clubs

    Belfast Empire

    0.97 KM

    A converted church in the heart of Belfast, The Empire hosts regular Music Hall gigs and comedians from…

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  • SSE Arena, Belfast
    SSE Arena, Belfast
    Arts and Entertainment

    SSE Arena, Belfast

    1.87 KM

    Northern Ireland's premier entertainment venue. Where world class entertainment comes alive!

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  • Waterfront Hall
    Waterfront Hall
    Arts and Entertainment

    Waterfront Hall

    1.05 KM

    Waterfront Hall is one of Belfast's most iconic venues. Sitting right at the heart of the city's vibrant…

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  • Ulster Hall
    Ulster Hall
    Arts and Entertainment

    Ulster Hall

    0.27 KM

    Ulster Hall is one of Belfast's most iconic venues. Sitting right at the heart of the city's vibrant…

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Something Different

Lose yourself in a tropical party at Revolución de Cuba with live samba music and salsa dancing; or be transported to 1930s New York at Bert’s Jazz Bar or Scott's Jazz Club.

  • Revolucion De Cuba
    Revolucion De Cuba
    Pubs and Clubs

    Revolucion De Cuba

    0.24 KM

    This is Revolución de Cuba, the ultimate Cuban food, cocktail and fiesta experience.

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  • Scott's Jazz Club
    Scott's Jazz Club
    Arts and Entertainment

    Scott's Jazz Club

    6.72 KM

    Scott's Jazz Club is a purpose designed Jazz Club Theatre with amazing sound and lighting.
    "The finest…

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  • Berts Jazz Bar & Restaurant
    Berts Jazz Bar & Restaurant
    Pubs and Clubs

    Berts Jazz Bar & Restaurant

    0.51 KM

    Berts encapsulates the sleek elegance of the art-deco era, complemented by live jazz, fabulous cocktails and mouth watering…

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