Bar Rescue: Jon Taffer Begins His First Bar Rescue

Posted on: May 29, 2014 | Views: 12,361 | Comment

During his first ever filmed rescue, Jon Taffer sits down with the owner of "South Park" in Montclair, NJ. He gives him one of the no-nonsense talks that have become his calling card. 

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Bar Rescue Videos

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Unsanitary Homemade Empanadas (1:12)

It is completely illegal to serve homemade food in a bar or restaurant. The law doesn't seem to stop management from poisoning their customers.

Posted October 23, 2014 Views: 2,328
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Laguna Lounge Is Sinking (2:06)

Ivan, owner of this Jersey City watering hole, is more concerned with DJing than running a successful business. It has already cost him his marriage, but will he lost his business?

Posted October 23, 2014 Views: 3,296
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New Yorkers Are Supposed To Be Tough! (2:18)

The main problem at this Staten Island bar is the owners: they let patrons walk all over them. Taffer knows that to make this bar a success, he has to instill some NY toughness into these brothers.

Posted Views: 18,774
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Owner Sleeps In The Basement Of His Bar (0:51)

Things have gotten so dire at Rhythm & Brews that one of the owners has become homeless. He's now forced to lay his head in the basement of the bar.

Posted Views: 4,642
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5th & Vine: Classiest Bar On Staten Island (2:33)

Jon Taffer successfully drove the seedy biker element out of the bar and made it a classy wine & cheese hotspot. This is the result.

Posted Views: 3,786
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Staten Island Bar Overrun By Biker Gang (2:08)

Rhythm & Brews in Staten Island started out as a booming success. Unfortunately, the recent occupation by bikers has driven away local clientele and their dollars.

Posted October 15, 2014 Views: 38,581
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Chef Josh Capon Makes Himself A Pizza (2:26)

The gutless owners at this bar routinely let strangers waltz right into their kitchen. Wait until the end of the clip, because things get "explosive."

Posted October 15, 2014 Views: 17,527
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Mixologist - The Soyo Tea (0:33)

Bar Rescue mixologist Russel Grant teaches the staff to make The Soyo Tea.

Posted October 10, 2014 Views: 2,593
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The Newest Speakeasy In Huntington (2:31)

Taffer re-invigorates this failing bar and comes up with a speakeasy theme. "P's & Q's Auto Body" is now on the short list for coolest bar on Long Island.

Posted October 5, 2014 Views: 3,644
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Underage Drinking: A Huge Concern (3:04)

The staff at Artful Dodger fails miserably when they allow a supposedly underage girl to drink. This is a giant liability.

Posted October 5, 2014 Views: 1,671