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New York City is certainly known for having some of the best bars in the world, from sophisticated speakeasies to fun-loving beer gardens and laidback wine bars—ours are lauded across all five boroughs. But what about the men and women behind the counter? These bar managers, bartenders and cocktail consultants not only create and stir a mean quaff, but they also bear witness to your most embarrassing, inebriated human moments. Whether it’s a laughably bad date or a belligerent blow-up, these top NYC bartenders spill their dirt on their craziest bar stories.
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