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Bar Rescue

Jon Taffer and his experts visit failing drinking establishments to offer one last shot at success. 

Cast:
Jon Taffer

Crew:
Jon Taffer (Host), J.d. Roth (Executive Producer), Todd Nelson (Executive Producer)

4/26/15
11:00 AM
"Jon of the Dead"  A bar run by two burned-out rockers is failing.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
12:00 PM
"I Smell a Rat"  Overwhelming odors and frat house behavior at this hookah bar are causing profits to go up in smoke.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
01:00 PM
"All Twerk & No Pay"  Out-of-control bartenders are too busy dancing on the bar to pour drinks until Taffer puts an end to the party.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
02:00 PM
"Brawlin' Babes"  A sports bar with no TV's isn't Jon's biggest problem at this Missouri establishment; he must get bartenders and their spineless owner to unite in order to beat the competition.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
03:00 PM
"Second Base, Third Strike"  When Taffer returns to Second Base Bar and Grill to find an owner has let the bar deteriorate, he must decide if he will save it once again.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
04:00 PM
"Thugs with Mugs"  Rowdy customers at a New York sports bar attack Taffer's crew when they discover they are being served cheap booze at premium prices.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
05:00 PM
"Punch-Drunk & Trailer-Trashed"  A family's feuding pushes Jon Taffer to the limit. Outrageous antics force an extreme decision.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
06:00 PM
"Play. Some. Janet. Jackson!"  Jon looks to save Las Vegas' first gay nightclub from its verbally abusive and intoxicated owner.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
07:00 PM
"Storming the Castle"  A castle-shaped bar with an owner who has anger management issues and is pushing staff to their breaking points.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
4/26/15
08:00 PM
"A Dash of Bitters"  A bitter brawl when Taffer uses the help of an owner's ex-wife and former manager to help turn a bar around.  (Repeat) SPIKETV
Bar Rescue

Premise
Jon Taffer is the Gordon Ramsay of the bar and nightclub business. In each episode of this series, Taffer helps transform a struggling bar into a vibrant, profitable business, utilizing his expertise as a nightlife consultant who has started, flipped or owned more than 600 bars and clubs in his career. From the height of the bar stools and the science of the perfect pour to the effect the tempo of the music has on alcohol consumption, Taffer delves into every facet of the business, and he does it with a no-holds-barred style. He's assisted by his wife, Nicole -- who enters establishments under cover to help diagnose the problems -- along with a rotating cast of experts that include a celebrity chef, a Master of Whisky and a mixologist.

Current cast
Jon Taffer

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.