Bartending Equipment Altoona PA

Local resource for bartenders in Altoona. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to bars, lounges, dance clubs and bartenders, as well as advice on where to find the best rum, vodka, whiskey, tequila, wine, beers, mixers, cocktails, martinis, shots and drink recipes.

Captain Hook's Hotel
(814) 942-4268
718 N 4th Ave
Altoona, PA
Description
Captain Hook's Hotel - Happy hour never looked so good. Captain Hook's Hotel, located at [Address] caters to an anxious after-work crowd but once the drinks start coming, the ties start getting loose.

Classic Attitude
(814) 944-6020
RR 6 Box 1419
Altoona, PA
Description
Classic Attitude - Beer, liquor and all other booze-it all ends up in the same place. If you're looking for a decent fueling station with moderate prices, [name] is right on the money.

Lombardo's
(814) 942-2986
1331 17th Ave
Altoona, PA
Description
Lombardo's - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Lombardo's, located at [Address], might just do the trick. Pretty barebones and without fanfare, but the prices are reasonable and there's no hassle at the door.

Kettle Inn
(814) 944-4113
411 S Kettle St
Altoona, PA
Description
Kettle Inn - Want to throw a huge party with 300 of your closest friends? Kettle Inn is probably not the place to do it. But if you're interested in grabbing a quick drink and possibly some bar food, Kettle Inn is more than able to oblige.

Mirage
(814) 942-8120
130 6th Ave
Altoona, PA
Description
Mirage - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Mirage, located at [Address], is a hybrid of both trendy-club and swank-lounge. Get there early and stay late; it's the kind of place where you can have an amazing drinks and then stay for the nightlife.

Fast Trax's Sports Bar Inc
(814) 941-5662
622 2nd Ave
Altoona, PA
Description
Fast Trax's Sports Bar Inc, located at [Address], is your garden variety pub. It's not going to win any raves of "Hottest. Bar. Ever.," but it's a serviceable place to relax and unwind. Just keep your expectations grounded. And there's something to be said for beers that cost less than $14 bucks. Review of Fast Trax's Sports Bar Inc.

Neighborhood Tavern
(814) 943-9317
2019 11th Ave
Altoona, PA
Description
Neighborhood Tavern is the type of place you start off your night. The drinks are cheap and strong but the crowd isn't the type to get the party started. Grab a quick drink here and then head out to the real party. -Review of Neighborhood Tavern

Whistle Stop Hotel
(814) 942-7074
400 N 2nd St
Altoona, PA
Description
Whistle Stop Hotel - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Whistle Stop Hotel, looking nice will help. The crowd is attractive and the bartenders even more so. If you're looking for a nice spot to hang with friends and meet new (attractive) people, Whistle Stop Hotel will do the trick.

Double S Bar & Lounge
(814) 944-0664
732 N 4th Ave
Altoona, PA
Description
Double S Bar & Lounge - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Double S Bar & Lounge? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Jarheads Inc
(814) 940-8808
1600 Bell Ave
Altoona, PA
Description
Jarheads Inc, located at [Address], has an atmosphere that's bordering on dive. Don't take a date there-unless she's cool as hell and is super low-maintenance-but it's a good place to chill and unwind. -Review of Jarheads Inc

Essential Bartending Equipment

By Russ Cobbe

Setting up your own home bar can be great fun when you have people over. It isn't overly expensive to get all the essentials. So what are the tools of the trade you'll need to show off to your guests?

Blender - If you don't already have one, get a good one that has good speed and power. Nothing is more annoying than waiting 5 minutes to crush up some ice or blend a drink.

Ice Bucket and Tongs - This is mainly used for easy access, don't get one too big that all the ice melts before you use it but don't get something so small that you have to keep refilling it either.

Combo Corkscrew/Bottle Opener - Obviously needed to open that fine wine or bottles of beer that don't have twist tops.

Paring Knife/Cutting Board - Used to cut up lemons and limes for garnishing along with other fruits in certain drinks.

Shaker - Used for mixing various drinks.

Measure - There is a special device that looks like two triangles on top of each other at the apexes but a lot of people use a shot glass these days.

Bar Strainer - Used in a lot of cocktail recipes to stain out ice that might have been used to cool ingredients in a recipe. It looks like a little paddle with lots of round rings on the end.

Lemon/Lime Squeezer - This has a flat collector base with a raised pointed section in the middle with ridges. Its used to squeeze out fresh lemon or lime juice.

There are over 20 different styles of glasses from brandy to wine. Did y...

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