How to Save Money on Alcohol at Bars

Looking to decrease the amount of your bill at the bar?

Steps

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    Consider ordering a glass of ice water or mineral water between drinks. Mineral water will still look like a cocktail as well. Two objectives will be accomplished- you will have a lower priced drink, and you will also prevent yourself from getting intoxicated too quickly.
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    If getting intoxicated is your plan, have a few drinks at home with a friend before you go out. The cost of a bottle of hard liquor is much less than cocktails at a bar.
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    Consider lower-priced alternatives, such as beer.
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    Limit yourself to ordering just one or two glasses of wine. It's sophisticated, and you will still have the good feeling of consuming alcohol. If you're a lightweight,you may only need one!
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    Try to drink slower. Have conversation while taking smaller sips. No one will notice that you haven't ordered a second round!
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    Only order non-alcoholic drinks, such as juice (cranberry or orange) or Shirley Temple.
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    Tip the bartender well. You never know when they may naturally offer you a discount!
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    Go to establishments that have a dance section, rather than lounge-only. You can spend more time socializing and dancing than drinking.

Tips

  • Consider the price point of drinks before you choose your preferred locale

Article Info

Categories: Drinks