Monthly Archives: July 2011

How To Be a Great Bartender #4

Since I started this website I’ve come across a lot of different articles on the internet about bartending.  Some are good, but most of them are terrible.  After I found this bartender interview I thought it was good enough to … Read More

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How To Be a Great Bartender #3

People often ask, what are the biggest mistakes I see new (and experienced) bartenders make when working behind the bar.  My answer is usually summed up in 2 words.  The handshake.  I don’t know if there are too many germaphobes … Read More

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Flair Bartenders are Losers

Ok, ok….before all you flair guys and gals have a nervous breakdown just hear me out.  Do I really think flair bartenders are losers?  No.  I have seen some of these guys in action live and on video and I … Read More

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How To Be a Great Bartender #2

When you’re a new bartender and have no experience, its very easy to get sucked in by the birthday shot scumbag.  I know the term sounds harsh but let me explain. The birthday shot scumbag is the person (no offense, … Read More

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Another Bartending School Scam

If you have been reading my blog, you pretty much know by now how I feel about bartending schools.  Another way they try to trick you is by advertising in the help wanted ads of newspapers and craigslist.  I found … Read More

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How To Be a Great Bartender #1

I know what your probably thinking when you look at this photo.  Wow this girl is hot.  And I’ll give you that.  She is.  But she is also making a huge mistake behind the bar that tells me she has … Read More

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How to Pick Up The Bartender (The Final Chapter)

I’ve gone over the things you shouldn’t if your trying to get the hot female bartender to go out with you.  Here is a list of things you should do 1)    Give her compliments, but not cheesy ones. Hot girls … Read More

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Hilarious Video About Bartending Schools

If you have been reading my blog at all, you know pretty quickly that I can’t stand bartending schools. This video is hilarious and points out one of my biggest criticisms of bartending schools.  They often teach you how to … Read More

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Happy Fourth of July from Petethebartender.com

I often thank god that there were no cell phone cameras when I was growing up.  If there was, I probably would have made this video.  Since most of you will be either working or drinking heavily I thought this … Read More

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