In The Family Dinner, the host of the programme tries to bring families with a conflict together again around the table. Although the initial cause of the argument may have been very small, the conflict drags on for years, due to the parties’ stubbornness. Bert is called to the rescue by another relative, who cannot bear to see the existing animosity. Bert visits both parties, listens to their stories, and invites them to a reconciliation dinner. The big question is: will the troublemakers show up ...?