Hire upscale bartenders for your wedding in Halifax and Atlantic Canada

Transform your wedding into an unforgettable celebration with The Clever Barkeep’s bar services. We’re located in Dartmouth, NS, but we serve the entire Atlantic Canada.

Discover why people love The Clever Barkeep

Wedding bar catering utions

Signature Wedding cocktail menu

Full service bar setup or mobile bar

Professional mixologists & bartenders

Cocktail hour & after-party bar services

What you'll get

Our customizable wedding packages

We also have amazing add-ons like champagne & bubbly wine, custom brass ice stamp, oyster bar, custom canned cocktail, and more! Just ask!

Passed Cocktail

Our bar team will set up a passed cocktail station. Think passed hors d’oeuvres, but the drinkable version.

Cocktail Hour

We bring everything: the bar, the glassware, the ice, the garnish, the mix and of course… cocktails! Perfect for 1-3 hours.

Full Bar Service

We will provide everything you need to have a bar you don’t need to worry about. Perfect for longer services (4-7 hours).

Our Expertise

Certified and fully insured ($5MM)

5-star rated bar services provider

Professional, friendly & trustworthy staff

Discover our drinks menu

Meet the minds behind The Clever Barkeep

Marika Bouchard

Event Coordinator, Mixologist

Jeff Van Horne

Owner, Catering Manager & Mixologist

Matt Boyle

Owner, Business Manager & Mixologist

Frequently Asked Questions

How many bartenders do I need for my wedding?

The number of bartenders you need depends on the size and nature of your event. As a general guideline, we recommend one bartender for every 50-70 guests to ensure efficient service and minimal waiting time.

We provide all necessary bar equipment, such as shakers, stirrers, strainers, and pourers. We also bring glassware, ice, garnishes, and all the ingredients required for your selected drink menu. If you have any specific equipment requests or needs, we’re more than willing to accommodate them.

Absolutely! We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor our services to your preferences. You can work with our mixologists to create a customized drink menu that aligns with your event’s theme, your guests’ preferences, and any special requests you might have.

Indeed. We have $5MM Commercial Liability Insurance for your special event.

Yes, we can!

Yes. We have options for you, from harvest table-style wooden bars, to vintage 80s light up mobile bars.