Posted on: March 11, 2013 | Views: 619 | Comment
The rescue at Bungalow Bar in Rockaway, NY was the most meaningful and rewarding of Jon Taffer's career. Find out how the rescue came together, and get some insight into the resliency of the Rockaway community in the face of adversity.
Jon Taffer's job is to save struggling bars. In order to do so, he calls in Accardis to take inventory of the bar -- and just how many drinks are being given away. The results are shocking to these bar owners.
Jon Taffer knew the daunting task that was facing him down when he agreed to rescue the Bungalow Bar in Rockaway, NY, in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. He seemingly did the impossible and turned a devastated bar into a symbol of hope.
The owners of J.A. Murphy's in Fell's Point, MD, treat their bar like a never-ending keg party. This is problematic enough, but when Taffer looks at the rotting foundation of this building he sets out to tackle the real problem with this bar.
While watching J.A. Murphy's in Fells Point, MD, Jon Taffer eyes a chef serve his daughter after touching raw chicken. If you know anything about Jon Taffer, you know that he does not stand for this, especially when it has to do with his family.
Rick and Randy are owners of RG's lounge in Independence, MO. They also happen to be identical twins. Their fraternal bond is constantly coming under duress as a result of this bar. Taffer needs to be a family counselor as well as a bar professional on this one.