01 /  Turtle on Its Back

10th Feb '13 - 8:00pm
Turtle on Its Back

The debut episode features Taffer and his crew of experts trying to save Turtle Bay on New Orleans' iconic Bourbon Street. After years of disrepair, mismanagement, and a prolonged legal battle with a neighboring bar, despite tremendous amounts of foot traffic, the bar has fallen on hard times and risks shuttering its windows. Taffer must find a way to make Turtle Bay stand out on one of the most densely packed streets in the world in terms of drinking establishments, and save the bar from big trouble in the Big Easy.

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02 /  Rock N Roaches

17th Feb '13 - 8:00pm
Rock N Roaches

Jon Taffer descends on a grotesque goth and rock bar in Austin, TX. Tasteless performances and cockroach infestations are the least of his problems as he spars with the worst bar owner to date.

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03 /  Bro's Got To Geaux!

24th Feb '13 - 8:00pm
Bro's Got To Geaux!

Jon schools the owner of a beat-up college bar with a reputation for serving underage drinkers.

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04 /  Tears for Beers

3rd Mar '13 - 8:00pm
Tears for Beers

A too-hip-for-its-own-good bar in Austin may need a hip replacement if it is to survive.

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05 /  Empty Pockets

10th Mar '13 - 8:00pm
Empty Pockets

A Denver pool hall owned by a proud immigrant gets help.

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06 /  Jon T, He Don't Like It

17th Mar '13 - 8:00pm
Jon T, He Don't Like It

The formerly rocking Kasbah Lounge in Aurora, Colorado, which has fallen on hard times, is made over.

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07 /  In a Pinch

24th Mar '13 - 8:00pm
In a Pinch

The locals are up in arms over a controversial lobster-tank game at a blue-collar watering hole.

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08 /  Karaoke Katastrophe

31st Mar '13 - 8:00pm
Karaoke Katastrophe

Jon makes over one of the country's first karaoke bars, dealing with outdated decor, a hot-under-the-collar chef and an owner who's oblivious to what's going on in his place, and a hoarder to boot.

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09 /  A Horse Walks Into a Bar

7th Apr '13 - 8:00pm
A Horse Walks Into a Bar

Horses defecating inside this Arizona bar are the least of Jon Taffer's problems. He must contend with drunk owners, a family in turmoil, and a bank foreclosure if he hopes to save this business.

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10 /  Meat Sauna

14th Apr '13 - 8:00pm
Meat Sauna

Bad ventilation cause hot, moist burger smoke to fill Scottsdale's least funny comedy club. Jon Taffer arrives to clear the air and use proven bar techniques to create bigger laughs and bigger profits for the troubled owners

150

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11 /  Don't Mess With Taffer's Wife

7th Jul '13 - 8:00pm
Don't Mess With Taffer's Wife

An aggressive Las Vegas bar owner tries to pick up Nicole Taffer, sending Jon into a rage. Can he set this owner's wandering eyes straight and save a once famous blues bar without coming to blows first?

151

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12 /  Don't Judge a Booze by its Bottle

14th Jul '13 - 8:00pm
Don't Judge a Booze by its Bottle

North Carolina's Cashmere Nightclub has a bad name, poor d├ęcor and an embarrassing manager, but when Jon learns that they are refilling premium liquor bottles with cheap booze, all hell breaks loose.

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13 /  Two Flew Over the Handlebars

21st Jul '13 - 8:00pm
Two Flew Over the Handlebars

Two buxom sisters have driven their biker bar in Pawcatuck, Connecticut into a ditch. Can Jon get these party women to stop binge drinking and focus on the real assets of their bar?

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14 /  There's No Crying in the Bar Business

28th Jul '13 - 8:00pm
There's No Crying in the Bar Business

Jon heads to a Georgia sports bar and encounters an owner who's incessant crying seems to prevent her noticing the massive employee theft issue occurring right under her nose.

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15 /  Play Some Janet Jackson!

4th Aug '13 - 8:00pm
Play Some Janet Jackson!

Las Vegas' first gay nightclub, Gipsy, is months from closing its doors thanks to its verbally abusive and over intoxicated owner. Can Jon rescue one of Sin City's most famous landmarks?

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16 /  Characters Assassination

11th Aug '13 - 8:00pm
Characters Assassination

Characters Quarters might be the worst bar concept ever, but it's only 1 of the problems Jon must overcome at this confused establishment run by a family of Yankees in heart of Dixie.

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17 /  Corking the Hole

18th Aug '13 - 8:00pm
Corking the Hole

13 miles from Fort Bragg, Cliques suffers from a juvenile name and a repugnant reputation. Jon puts a bar's owners through a personal bar boot camp to attract the local military personnel.

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18 /  A Bar Full of Bull

25th Aug '13 - 8:00pm
A Bar Full of Bull

A rickety mechanical bull fails to attract customers in this salty New England whaling community. Can Jon right this ship and prevent two siblings from sinking the bar and their father's retirement?

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19 /  Beer and Loathing in Las Vegas

8th Sep '13 - 8:00pm
Beer and Loathing in Las Vegas

Jon visits a struggling blue-collar joint in Las Vegas, where he deals with the strained friendship between the two classically trained chefs who own and operate it.

148

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20 /  Barely Above Water

15th Sep '13 - 8:00pm
Barely Above Water

Taffer makes two bars out of one in an attempt to save both a beachfront bar in Warwick, Rhode Island, and the owner's marriage.

146

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21 /  Crappy Cantina

6th Oct '13 - 8:00pm
Crappy Cantina

Jon must do a reality check on a bar whose oblivious owner, ill-conceived death metal theme, and filthy bathrooms are driving away the college-age crowd.

144

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22 /  Jon of the Dead

13th Oct '13 - 8:00pm
Jon of the Dead

Underworld is a "horror" bar run by 2 rocker-burnouts who managed to surpass their music industry failure with an even bigger failure in the bar biz. Jon attempts to transform this hive of scum & villainy into a profit center.

144

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23 /  Grandpa Got Run Over by His Grandkids

20th Oct '13 - 8:00pm
Grandpa Got Run Over by His Grandkids

William invested million on a Vegas bar to secure his kids & grandkids' futures. In return they use it as their private boozing & breeding grounds, wasting millions in the process. Can Jon turn this family tragedy around?

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24 /  Hurricane Jon vs Hurricane Sandy

27th Oct '13 - 8:00pm
Hurricane Jon vs Hurricane Sandy

The Bungalow Bar in Rockaway, NY, was a thriving summertime hangout before being washed away by the likes of Hurricane Sandy. It left the locals without a hangout and the owners with some serious debt. Can Taffer help rebuild it in time for Memorial Day?

144

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25 /  Drunk & Dirty Dolls

3rd Nov '13 - 8:00pm
Drunk & Dirty Dolls

This Vegas motorsports bar has come off the track thanks to an inept owner & a staff of busty cougars. Can Jon create a new & classy concept to tap into the largest single & divorced MILF population in the country?

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26 /  Empty Bottles Full Cans

10th Nov '13 - 8:00pm
Empty Bottles Full Cans

Customers bringing in their own booze and bartenders flashing their boobs aren't Jon's biggest problems with this Tennessee watering hole. Taffer must ignite a lazy owner's ingenuity to save the bar from going bust.

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27 /  Hole in None

17th Nov '13 - 8:00pm
Hole in None

This golf-themed bar is a swing and a miss and its horrendous sanitary conditions are completely out of bounds. Jon must clean house and get rid of the filth as well as the staff responsible for making his expert sick.

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28 /  Music City Mess

25th Nov '13 - 8:00pm
Music City Mess

A country music snob with an explosive personality turns to Jon for help.

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29 /  Brawlin Babes

8th Dec '13 - 8:00pm
Brawlin Babes

A sports bar with no TV's isn't Jon's biggest problem at this Missouri establishment. Taffer must get brawling buckle bunny bartenders and their spineless owner to unite in one common cause: Gut the competition!

142

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30 /  Twin vs. Twin

15th Dec '13 - 8:00pm
Twin vs. Twin

Lights, sirens and handcuffs greet Jon before he even enters the door of this Kansas City bar. Sibling rivalry between two identical twins with identical huge egos present Taffer with one of his toughest rescues.

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31 /  Hostile Takeover

9th Mar '14 - 8:00pm
Hostile Takeover

Reality show which sees struggling bars given another chance from night club expert Jon Taffer.

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32 /  Critters and Quitters

16th Mar '14 - 8:00pm
Critters and Quitters

A members-only bar in Kansas is threatened by a raccoon infestation.

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33 /  Punch Drunk & Trailer Trashed

23rd Mar '14 - 8:00pm
Punch Drunk & Trailer Trashed

A dysfunctional family's feuding pushes Jon Taffer to the limit. Will their outrageous antics force Jon into an extreme decision?.

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34 /  Scoreboard To Death

30th Mar '14 - 8:00pm
Scoreboard To Death

Wrangling with an incompetent owner and undertrained staff; actress Maria Menounos guest stars.

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35 /  Grow Some Meatballs!

6th Apr '14 - 8:00pm
Grow Some Meatballs!

Issues at a family-run bar include a forceful patriarch and an impending disaster in the kitchen.

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36 /  Taxed Out in Texas

13th Apr '14 - 8:00pm
Taxed Out in Texas

Torn apart by a dysfunctional staff and a bad reputation, a tax accountant turned bar owner struggles to keep his biker bar afloat.

177

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37 /  When Life Doesn't Hand You Lemons

20th Apr '14 - 8:00pm
When Life Doesn't Hand You Lemons

Taffer enlists the help of the bar staff to help catch out a manager who is distracted.

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38 /  I Smell A Rat

27th Apr '14 - 8:00pm
I Smell A Rat

A hookah bar struggles to make any money due to the strong odors throughout the building and the bad behavior of the staff.

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39 /  Scary Mary's

4th May '14 - 8:00pm
Scary Mary's

Taffer feels like a line is crossed between one of his experts and a employee at 'Scary Mary's.

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40 /  Muscle Madness

11th May '14 - 8:00pm
Muscle Madness

The owner of a Texas dive that is finding the going tough ends up crossing the line with one of Taffer's experts.

167

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