Syracuse NY Bartending School

Learn How to Master Bartending in a Week-Long School

  • Local Bartending School inSyracuse, New York
  • Successfully operating since 2011
  • 512 certified master bartender instructors
  • 930 LBS students for the last 3 months

Syracuse Bartending School will Teach you:

  • Over 200 basic and fancy drink recipes
  • How to cut fruit and decorate tropical and specialty cocktails
  • How to increase sales and tips
  • How to set up a bar workstation
  • Prepare multiple drinks quickly and easily
  • The best ways to detect illegal drunkenness
  • How to use all of a bartender’s tools
  • How to understand wine service, and tasting

Learning options:

    • Most popular: in-person lessons (you chose the schedule and location)
    • Classes – check availability and schedule with the local representative
    • Online education
    • Staff training for Bar owners and managers
    • Flair bartending to become master bartender

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Local Bartending School of Syracuse New York welcomes you!

Bartending in Syracuse, New York, is a thriving career choice, especially with the recent surge in the opening of over 80 new bars and restaurants in the area in the past 9 months, reflecting the region's growing culinary and nightlife scene. With an influx of tourists exploring the Finger Lakes region and Syracuse's vibrant cultural events, bartenders can expect generous tips from appreciative visitors. This profession offers the unique blend of earning a substantial income while enjoying a socially active role in a city renowned for its friendly locals.

To become a certified bartender, individuals must obtain the NY state bartending license, ensuring they have the knowledge and skills to serve responsibly. Syracuse's Armory Square stands out as the most popular location for bartending, featuring an array of diverse venues that cater to a broad spectrum of tastes and preferences, making it an exciting and rewarding place to start a bartending career.

LBS has 930 of graduates working in the state of New York.

Number of LBS students working in NEW YORK Bars: 1203

Average Friday night tips for LBS alumnus in NEW YORK : $250

Starting is Easy:

    • Equipment: All equipment and learning materials will be provided. This includes a workbook, bartending tools, and drinks.
    • Location: We can come to your home or teach at one of our multiple locations in Syracuse. Special deals for the residents of Downtown Syracuse, University Hill, Eastwood, Westcott, Armory Square, Strathmore, and Liverpool.

Legal Age Requirements:

    • Legal Learning Ages: 18 through 98 (Under 21 is permitted in New York)
    • Course Availability: Bartending 101, 201, and 301 Courses.

Course Curriculum:

    • A step-by-step Mastering Bartending Program with workbook (takes you from beginner to advanced ). You will learn to craft iconic cocktails like the "Salt Potato Martini," a local favorite featuring vodka, vermouth, and a hint of salt, as well as the classic "Syracuse Sour" with bourbon, lemon juice, and a touch of regional maple syrup. In addition, our program ensures you understand the intricacies of bar lingo, master essential bar tools, and perfect the art of mixology to become a skilled Syracuse bartender.


Best bars in Syracuse, New York

Limerick Pub
134 Walton St # 3, Syracuse, NY 13202, United States
Ratings : 4.4
Al's Wine & Whiskey Lounge
321 S Clinton St, Syracuse, NY 13202, United States
Ratings : 4.5
Nibsy's Pub
201 Ulster St, Syracuse, NY 13204, United States
Ratings : 4.2
Kitty Hoyne's Irish Pub
301 W Fayette St, Syracuse, NY 13202, United States
Ratings : 4.7
Wolff's Biergarten
106 Montgomery St, Syracuse, NY 13202, United States
Ratings : 4.5

School Details :

Next bartending class in the center of Syracuse is starting Monday July 29
In-personal bartending lessons are available 7 days a week, LBS students can choose the schedule!

Local Bartending School of Syracuse was founded to help highly motivated students achieve their dreams. Our Bartending School is passionate about our desire to teach 1-on-1 lessons to all ages(above 18 by New York state law). LBS can help you start being a bartender starting next month!

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Be taught bartending from the comfort of your own home
LBS also offers Personalized bartending services for private parties, corporate events and weddings.

50+ venues we serve in the Syracuse area, including:

  • The Lodge at Welch Allyn - 4355 State Street Rd, Skaneateles, NY 13152 - Nestled in the picturesque Skaneateles region, The Lodge at Welch Allyn offers a rustic and elegant setting for weddings and private events, surrounded by the beauty of the Finger Lakes.
  • Oncenter Convention Center - 800 S State St, Syracuse, NY 13202 - Located in the heart of Syracuse, the Oncenter Convention Center is a versatile and modern venue perfect for hosting weddings and corporate gatherings, with easy access to the city's amenities.
  • The Links at Erie Village - 5904 North Burdick Street, East Syracuse, NY 13057 - provides a golf course backdrop and scenic views, making it a sought-after location for weddings and private parties, offering both indoor and outdoor event spaces.

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