Food & Drink

How TGI Fridays Became the Forefather of the Modern Craft Cocktail Bar. Seriously.

Published On 10/05/2018 Published On 10/05/2018
TGIF cocktail, beers, disco ball, and polaroid photo birds-eye-view shot
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For many folks, Fridays was their first interaction with what we now think of as a modern bartender.
You basically needed someone to get thrown in jail for a bartending position to open up.
Jason Hoffman/Thrillist
Some of these newer fellas, they take themselves so seriously. seems like they forget they’re in a bar.
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