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Updated 1 month ago

Do bartenders get too old? - 97 Replies

Don't let your age determin your value and worth behind the bar. Bartenders are of all ages. The locations that only want younger inexperienced...

Bartending Basics?

Updated 6 months ago

Starting out... - 55 Replies

How did you get your start doing bartender work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...


Bartending School - why so frowned upon?

How are you supposed to get the basics in if you dont go to school? Is it all on the job training?


Updated 6 months ago

How can i escape the service industry? - 2 Replies

Allow me to present a scenario... 39 year old (fairly attractive) male that has been working service industry since he was 14. This person...

a in Rochester, Michigan

Updated 9 months ago

Do I have to pass a criminal background check to get a job as a bartender? - 1 Reply

Do I have to pass a criminal background check to get a job as a bartender? i have a misdemeanor on my record

Kia Thomas in Harvey, Louisiana


Hello everyone! Can anyone recommend any jobs that train you if you do not have any prior experience in the phlebotomy field? Should I try local...

lcdonahue in New York, New York

Updated 23 months ago

Can anybody help me find a bartending position in Atlanta Georgia - 1 Reply

Need work

Judy G in Atlanta, Georgia

Finding a bartending job

I am a new bartender and looking for help in landing a job as a bartender

mae in Newark, New Jersey

Updated 24 months ago

What is the best bartending school in NJ? - 109 Replies

I live in North Jersey and I am looking for the best school in area.Any suggestions? Thx

Courtney in Houston, Texas

Is barista experience helpful?

I'm looking to break into bartending or at least doing it along side being a barista (I love being one). I've put in a few applications for bar back...

Rsessoms in Waxahachie, Texas

Updated 39 months ago

Working as Bartender again after years of not doing it. - 1 Reply

Ok I started out going to bartending schools ( two of em don't ask me why) back in '04. After tons of rejection and being told I had no experience...

Sara in Fort Myers, Florida

Updated 50 months ago

Need some advice on starting out - 3 Replies

I currently work a register and am way too old to keep making crap money. I'm 20, about 20 minutes from New Orleans, and want to become a bartender....


What should I look for in a school?

I'm starting to look around at schools for bar tending, but I really don't know what I should be looking for. I'm pretty sure I can spot some of the...

Brotato in Bronx, New York

Some experience, so-so resume/cover letter experience.

Hey everyone what's goin on? I'm fresh out of college with a digital media degree and I've just been booted from my job (it was temp job that I...

DG616 in New Jersey

Updated 73 months ago

Bartending in a Theater? - 2 Replies

I have an interview tomorrow for a bartending position at a theater. It would be my first bartending job, and I'm wondering if any of you might give...

Barbara in Panama City, Florida

Updated 77 months ago

bartenders - 2 Replies

is it legal in nys for bartenders to drink alcoholic beverages while on duty????

griff021 in Hollis, New Hampshire

Updated 85 months ago

Getting your first bartending job. - 5 Replies

I am having a tought time getting my foot in the door has a bartender. I feel like all the interview and people have have talked to went well. I...

KR in Denver, Colorado

Updated 88 months ago

Bar tending job requirements - 10 Replies

My question is why do all these bars and restaurants keep asking in their ads you need 2,3 and 4 years experience to work for their business. Well my...

scooterguy97 in Costa Mesa, California

Updated 91 months ago

To all male bartenders, please help? (girl that has a crush on a bartender) - 4 Replies

I have no idea whether or not I was purely rejected... i was beginning to get tipsy at the bar in a club and i started chatting with one of the...

rossvegas in Norristown, Pennsylvania

Making side money as a bartender

i run a promotion business. Looking for personable bartenders to hand out flyers to customers that come through. The earnings are commision based....

annyomus in marietta, Georgia

Updated 94 months ago

Having a hard time finding a job - 2 Replies

umm, hi. I went to bartending school and they are going to help me with job placement but while i was getting my resume together, i tried to do some...

joshua lambert in Port Orchard, Washington

Updated 98 months ago

Bartending on the Kitsap Peninsula - 1 Reply

I am recently class 12 certified and I have almost twenty years of experience in restaurant and bar service work. I have been out of the industry for...

Millie in New York, New York

Seeking to bartend off the books, How do u go about finding a cash paying bartending job in nyc?

Hello, I lost my job and now i am collecting, but its just not enough to pay my bills. I am really seeking a bartending job off the books so i can...

confidential in Amityville, New York

Updated 106 months ago

Interview with Bartender! - 4 Replies

Hi, I'm a high school student and I'm working on a assignment where I'm suppose to find a career and interview a person. I wonder if any would like...

Chloe - from NYC Metro Area in Forest Park, Georgia

Updated 108 months ago

To be the best... - 1 Reply

What are the top 3 traits or skills every bartender must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your bartender expertise?

AB in Pompano Beach, Florida

Finding a Bartending Job in South Florida

I'm a young but seasoned bartender. I learned how to bartend like most of the best out there, I started at the bottom and worked my way up. I have...

AB in Pompano Beach, Florida

Updated 108 months ago

applying for a Bartenting job. - 1 Reply

My question is why do all these bars and restaurants keep asking in their ads you need 2,3 and 4 years experience to work for their business. Well my...

vicque fassinger in Cleveland, Ohio

bar tender

i have 4 year exp.with bar i am working with hotel clerks amer in jaipur

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 114 months ago

Need weeknight bartending job - 1 Reply

I am an experienced bartender. Currently I have sat & sun day shifts at a restaurant/bar on the northside. I am looking to pick up one more shift...

Casinogirl in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Need a Job!!!!

Have worked as a bartender for many years. Love it and the oh so many different people i have encounter over the years.I have experience in the...

Londontwo in Shawnee, Kansas

A JOB!!!

I NEED a bartender job in the Kansas City area. I keep applying but get no answers. I have 30 years of experience. Am I just too old? The...

nightlifeguy in New York, New York

How To Mix Drinks

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Wasman in Camden, North Carolina

Quick Age question

So i'm 19 right now, not too far off from turning 20, and i'm interested in getting into bartending to help pay for school. Im here in NC, and the...

Jesse Neal in Sacramento

Updated 116 months ago

cheesecake factory - 5 Replies

Anybody happen to know what it's like bartending at the Cheesecake Factory. Money, hours, type of atmosphere?

Rob in Mesquite, Nevada

Updated 118 months ago

Looking for the best bartending training in the Las Vegas area - 8 Replies

I've noticed a few trainging places listed here in Vegas but a lot of them seem to be, "Take the money and run". I really don't to get into some...

Clifford in Bossier City, Louisiana

Updated 118 months ago

Island Liquor Store in Paradise up for Grabs - 1 Reply

Hello everybody, I am the owner of Mixology Warehouse, Inc. located on beautiful St. John, in the US Virgin Islands. I have chosen to turn my...

Aneesh chandrasuthan in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Updated 119 months ago

How to get a job in bartending when you are not from Las vegas. - 1 Reply

Hi everyone. I am a bartender at a strip club in vancouver, b.c, canada. If anyone out there knows who I can contact or how easy it is to get a job...

erestrepo@*****.*** in Marshfield, Massachusetts

seeking job

i forgot to mention i live in boston ma

erestrepo@*****.*** in Marshfield, Massachusetts

seeking job

i am seeking a full time waitor position in a hotel i have experience as a waitor,bartender,room service,.anyone know of anything send me an email

James in Yucaipa, California

Classic Bartender seeking a position in a classy saloon/eatery in Southern CA

I tended bar and waited tables in several high volumne steakhouse establishments and trendy bars during the 70's(while in college). Over the years, I...

amy in York, Pennsylvania


I have been a bartender for the past 5 years i love meeting different people and like working nights i have been looking for a job in york or...

John Freeman in Middle River, Maryland

Learn to Memorize Hundreds of Mixed Drinks Fast!

With hundreds of cocktail recipes and a several hundred varieties of spirits and beers available from all over the globe many bartenders must have...

Margarita in Dallas, Texas

Updated 122 months ago

My favourite of all the classic cocktails - 1 Reply

My favourite of the classic cocktails has to be the Mojito, for its refreshing mint taste and the bite of the rum. But it has to be made just...

Casanova in Dana Point, California

Bartending Job

Which is the best site to offer a bartending job in southern CA?

Kenny in Brooklyn, New York


I bartend at TGIFridays And a local bar both very busy and high volumed. I've been bartending for 2.5 years, I'm 21 yrs old and speak spanish fluent...

Hermy in New York

Updated 124 months ago

Bartending Job - 3 Replies

I need a Bartending Job, Please Help!!!! Ronda

mikeyblack in Atlanta, Georgia

Bartending Job Openings in Atlanta

Does anyone know anything about Stout Pub in Buckhead? My friend says they are looking for new bartenders but I don't know anything about them.. Any...

Djay in Lanham, Maryland

Lady like and looking for a bartending position in DC MD VA

Delightful lady looking for a bartending position in area.Also I have great Deejaying skills. Would be a great asset to a new bar or night club. Lets...

Aundi in San Francisco, California

How do you budget and save with tips?

Please help me out with your thoughts. Here's a post on the topic that needs more input.

Brock michaels in New York, New York

Bartenders and industry alike !

TOTALLY automated cash system, This was created by a systems genius..... I offer you a system. A well-oiled machine that works day and night with...

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