Bartending Equipment York PA

Local resource for bartenders in York. 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.

Pub On The Trail
(717) 764-0188
3594 N Susquehanna Trl
York, PA
Pub On The Trail - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Pub On The Trail is nowhere near the pages of Us Weekly or TMZ, but hey, beer is beer, whiskey is whiskey. A friendly neighborhood bar where you can pretty much wear whatever the hell you want. (But leave the cargo-shorts at home.)

Knotty Pine Tavern Inc
(717) 846-7242
2500 N George St
York, PA
Knotty Pine Tavern Inc - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Knotty Pine Tavern Inc, located at [Address], has a good crowd of regulars and a decent-looking clientele. As an added bonus, there's no cover, so this is a good place to hit without blowing your budget.

Cheer's Bar
(717) 852-8246
468 E Market St
York, PA
Cheer's Bar - There's not much to be said about the cocktails at [name]. They're not necessarily cheap, but they're as tasty as they are potent...a delicious and dangerous combination.

Ruffin's Jazz Club
(717) 852-0669
335 W Maple St
York, PA
Ruffin's Jazz Club - Here's the problem with most bars: the vibe sometimes dies around 1am. Luckily for you, when most bars are sweeping up the floors and closing shop, Ruffin's Jazz Club kicks it into another gear. The place usually keeps it going 'til way late-guaranteeing a late and out-of-control night.

(717) 843-1691
615 E Market St
York, PA
Swizzles - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Swizzles, 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.

Schoolhouse Tavern
(717) 852-7802
2705 Hartford Rd
York, PA
Schoolhouse Tavern - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Schoolhouse Tavern will do the trick. Grab a seat at the welcoming bar and order one of the many brews on hand. The bartender will likely hook you up if you become a regular and then you'll really have your very own place where everyone knows your name.

Corky's Pub
(717) 600-2695
3905 E Market St
York, PA
Corky's Pub - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, Corky's Pub makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.

Murph's Study Hall
(717) 848-4030
850 Jessop Pl
York, PA
Murph's Study Hall - Happy hour never looked so good. Murph's Study Hall, located at [Address] caters to an anxious after-work crowd but once the drinks start coming, the ties start getting loose.

Murph's Other Bar
(717) 846-6556
360 W Cottage Pl
York, PA
Murph's Other Bar - Want to throw a huge party with 300 of your closest friends? Murph's Other Bar is probably not the place to do it. But if you're interested in grabbing a quick drink and possibly some bar food, Murph's Other Bar is more than able to oblige.

Alex Tavern
(717) 854-2458
376 Walnut St
York, PA
Alex Tavern - If you're looking to kick back, Alex Tavern, located at [Address], is a safe bet. It's not the kind of place that's going to break your wallet, so that's more you have left over for happy hour.

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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