Bar Rescue: Season 4 (2014 - 2015)
- Season 4 Episode 32: Blowing Royal Smoke
Feuding brothers' obnoxious behavior drives away customers at the oldest bar and BBQ joint in Youngstown, Ohio; Taffer tries to put the fire back in their bellies before the business goes up in smoke.Saturday 5th December 1:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 31: Shamrocks and Shenanigans
Taffer attempts to show the idle owner of a failing Irish bar with battling bartenders the error of his ways before his fiancee leaves him.
- Season 4 Episode 29: Till Debt Do Us Part
A womanizing owner and his enraged wife struggle with their run-down Caribbean bar; Taffer tries to turn the bar around before the business hits the rocks and the owner's wife bails.Tomorrow at 12:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 28: Jon Ain't Afraid of No Ghost
In order to save a haunted bar with a cursed past, Jon is forced to stir up a different type of spirit than he is used to.
- Season 4 Episode 27: Too Many Managers, Not Enough Man
Battling a management-heavy staff that disrespects its owner at a suburban Chicago sports bar.Saturday 5th December 10:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 26: Put a Cork in It
One eccentric wine bar owner is too occupied being the life of the party to notice his business is withering on the vine.
- Season 4 Episode 25: Ant's with Wings, Bro!
Jon tries to motivate the inattentive owner of a failing Portland music venue that has an ant infestation; attempting to amp up the business before the stage goes dark for good.Saturday 5th December 11:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 24: Brokedown Palace
Actors Alexander Siddig and Iddo Goldberg help Taffer rescue a Moroccan bar that is having an identity crisis.
- Season 4 Episode 23: It's Always Sunny in Portland
A Portland bar with a stubborn chef and an owner ready to sever ties with his over-bearing step-daughter and business partner who berates her staff.
- Season 4 Episode 22: Emergency Exit
Jon Taffer tries to navigate a turbulent partnership between an ex-pilot and his ex-girlfriend that threatens to leave his bar spiraling out of control.Sunday 6th December 8:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 21: Take Me Out of the Bar Game
A retired professional baseball player now owns a bar and his intoxicated staff gives away his profits; Jon Taffer tries to save his business before he is forced to retire a second time.
- Season 4 Episode 20: Sticky Situation
A son's excessive drinking at a family-owned bar results in bad management decisions that are draining profits and attracting some x-rated characters.
- Season 4 Episode 19: Mandala Down
Taffer butts heads with a self-proclaimed nightlife expert troubled by mounting debt and an inflated ego; showing him the error of his ways.
- Season 4 Episode 18: Loose Lips Loose Tips
Four Irish sisters bicker as their San Francisco bar struggles; Taffer tries to turn their luck around before their American dream gets away from them.
- Season 4 Episode 17: Lagers and Liars
Actress Maria Menounos joins Taffer at a Los Angeles beer bar where a million dollar debt and business decisions have divided a family.
- Season 4 Episode 16: Storming the Castle
A castle-shaped bar with an owner who has anger management issues and is pushing staff to their breaking points.
- Season 4 Episode 15: Bromancing the Stone
Taffer visits an outdated college sports bar with an owner who is more interested in managing his fantasy football team than running a business.
- Season 4 Episode 14: All Twerk & No Pay
Out-of-control bartenders are too busy dancing on the bar to pour drinks until Taffer puts an end to the party.
- Season 4 Episode 13: Beach Rats
Rodents shut down a beachfront bar, but Taffer is brought to tears after finding out what the owners have endured.
- Season 4 Episode 12: Crayons & Anger Lines
Taffer enforces tough love when a live music bar owner is more concerned with the spirit of wonderment than appealing to her trendy Chicago community.
- Season 4 Episode 11: Second Base, Third Strike
When Taffer returns to Second Base Bar and Grill to find an owner has let the bar deteriorate, he must decide if he will save it once again.Thursday 3rd December 10:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 10: Irish Eyes Aren't Smiling
An Irish bar owner who is withholding employee paychecks to keep the business afloat.
- Season 4 Episode 9: Spoiled Brat Party
A third generation bar owner in Milwaukee put his father's legacy on the line by living off his family.
- Season 4 Episode 8: Swinging from the Rafters
Taffer abandons ship until an outrageous lakeside bar owner can face the reality of managing his bar.
- Season 4 Episode 7: A Dash of Bitters
A bitter brawl when Taffer uses the help of an owner's ex-wife and former manager to help turn a bar around.Saturday 5th December 9:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 6: To Protect and to (Over) Serve
Taffer tries to straighten out a former Philly detective who now owns a bar, and hits the bottle hard after years on the force.Monday 7th December 3:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 5: Anything You Can Yell, I Can Yell Louder
Taffer tries to calm the sparks between three loud-mouthed firefighting brothers struggling to keep their Queens bar afloat.Today at 7:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 4 Episode 4: El Moronte!!
Jon Taffer heads with his team to the struggling Laguna Lounge in Jersey City, where he realises that he must deflate the owner's ego in order to save the business
- Season 4 Episode 3: Schmuck Dynasty
Jon Taffer and his team help a family whose Staten Island bar has been overrun by a biker gang, the members of which are cooking their own food and getting their drinks
- Season 4 Episode 2: Thugs with Mugs
Rowdy customers at a New York sports bar attack Taffer's crew when they discover they are being served cheap booze at premium prices.
- Season 4 Episode 1: Bug Bite
A nightclub ends up liable for unruly teenagers when they resort to an 18-and-over night to get a crowd; an infestation of mosquitos and fruit flies.
Bar Rescue: Season 3 (2013 - 2014)
- Season 3 Episode 41: The Lost Episode
The lost pilot episode of the US reality series in which tough-talking bar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer and his team of experts attempt to revamp and rescue struggling bars. Jon visits the South Park Bar and Grill in New Jersey, where the hot-tempered owner has a habit of kicking out both customers and employees
- Season 3 Episode 40: Muscle Madness
Jon Taffer helps the friends and co-owners of The End Zone Sports Bar and Grill, Houston, Texas, tackle their disagreements. Their fighting is affecting their staff, and Jon discovers this is just the tip of the iceberg when he uncovers unpaid taxes, hygiene violations and bad behaviour in the barToday at 11:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 39: Scary Mary's
Jon Taffer sets out to salvage the fortunes of a struggling bar called Mary's Outpost in Grand Prairie, Texas, where majority owner Bill and co-owner Joe are $250,000 in debt. The filth and smell in the kitchen almost make Jon sick, and he becomes so disgusted with Bill's sexist behaviour that he is not sure he even wants to try to save the establishment
- Season 3 Episode 38: I Smell a Rat
Jon Taffer immediately notices a bad smell at the Oasis Hookah Bar in Omaha, Nebraska, when he visits the establishment, which is in need of help because of falling profits. The nightclub owner is shocked when he uncovers a drunk manager, appalling hygiene, toxic drinks and even a dead rat
- Season 3 Episode 37: When Life Doesn't Hand You Lemons
Bar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer visits Pat's Cocktails, a run-down sports bar in Hollywood, California, where he tries to make its manager appreciate he needs to start addressing the needs of his business rather than spending so much time canoodling with his wife. Narrated by PJ King
- Season 3 Episode 36: Taxed Out in Texas
Bar and nightclub business expert Jon Taffer and his team attempt to salvage the fortunes of a biker bar that has a bad reputation and losses of $6,000 a month. Owner Jeff Simon has failed to get rid of the rowdy clientele or control his bartenders, who scream at customers and inflate their tabs. Can Jon fix the problems?
- Season 3 Episode 35: Grow Some Meatballs!
Jon Taffer and his team visit The Tailgate in Santa Clarita, California, which has struggled since sibling owners Mike and Diane Miller hired inexperienced family members. Their father and manager advised them to sack their new employees when they proved to be a liability, but they didn't listen to him and now the bar is on the brink of closureToday at 10:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 34: Scoreboard to Death
Jon Taffer and his team of experts visit Scoreboard - a failing sports bar and grill in Norwalk, California. Larry Herrick bought the establishment for his daughter Michelle six years ago, but under her management it is heavily in debt. Jon deals with problems such as novice staff and a health and safety nightmare as he attempts to turn its fortunes around
- Season 3 Episode 33: Punch-Drunk & Trailer-Trashed
Nightclub owner Jon Taffer visits a feuding, dysfunctional family in Council Bluffs, Iowa, to help with their failing establishment O'Face Bar - but has second thoughts when he witnesses their outrageous behaviourToday at 9:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 32: Critters and Quitters
Bar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer heads to Kansas to transform the ailing fortunes of KC's Neighbourhood Bar and Grill, which is having problems handling the influence of its over-generous retired manager, and suffering from poor hygiene and a raccoon infestation. Narrated by PJ King
- Season 3 Episode 31: Hostile Takeover
Jon Taffer comes to the aid of a struggling Irish pub, where the proprietor's loud mouth and heavy drinking risk alienating his brother and best friend, who together hold a majority stake. The presenter performs his first hostile takeover, persuading the other business owners to overrule him and act to save the barMonday 7th December 2:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 30: Twin vs. Twin
Jon Taffer attempts to diffuse the sibling rivalry between two identical twins whose egos have overshadowed their original business planToday at 8:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 29: Brawlin' Babes
Jon Taffer attempts to turn around the fortunes of a failing sports bar that regularly features in-house brawls, and he soon discovers that he will also have to deal with infighting among the staffSaturday 5th December 12:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 28: Music City Mess
A country music snob with an explosive personality turns to Taffer for help.
- Season 3 Episode 27: Hole in None
Entertainment industry expert Jon Taffer helps the owners of a golf-themed bar that is in need of renovation to succeed
- Season 3 Episode 26: Empty Bottles Full Cans
Nightclub owner Jon Taffer helps a bar manager who is making life difficult for himself by allowing customers to consume their own alcohol on his premises. Narrated by PJ KingTomorrow at 3:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 25: Attack of the Yummy Mommies
Jon Taffer heads to Las Vegas to help a struggling motorsports bar by making it more attractive to the area's large percentage of divorced womenMonday 7th December 12:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 24: Hurricane Jon vs. Hurricane Sandy
Jon Taffer tries to repair the Bungalow Bar in Rockaway Beach, New York, after it was battered by Hurricane Sandy
- Season 3 Episode 23: Grandpa Got Run Over by His Grandkids
Jon Taffer lays it on the line to some ungrateful grandchildren who are in the process of blowing the $4million that their grandfather invested in a Las Vegas barToday at 6:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 22: Jon of the Dead
Hospitality industry expert Jon Taffer helps two former members of the music business who are struggling with the horror-themed bar they own
- Season 3 Episode 21: Crappy Cantina
Nar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer helps two brothers who have opened up a death-metal bar that is being partly subsidised by their parents' retirement fund. Narrated by PJ KingToday at 5:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 20: Barely Above Water
Jon Taffer and his team try to turn one failing bar into two successful ones, while also finding time to help the owners patch up their marriageToday at 4:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 19: Beer and Loathing in Las Vegas
Bar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer visits Hammers in Las Vegas. He attempts to help their owners, who despite both being classically-trained chefs, have grown tired of each other
- Season 3 Episode 18: A Bar Full of Bull
Jon Taffer and his team of experts visit New England as they attempt to salvage the fortunes of a struggling bar featuring a faulty mechanical bull ride that was supposed to be a major drawToday at 3:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 17: Corking the Hole
Nightclub owner Jon Taffer visits Cliques, a bar near Fort Bragg, North Carolina, where he hopes to make the establishment more attractive to the personnel of a nearby military base and reverse its current decline in popularity
- Season 3 Episode 16: Characters Assassination
John Taffer arrives in the Deep South to help change the fortunes of a bar run by a New York family, and immediately has some thoughts about the provocative outfits worn by the waitresses, and the absurdly lengthy menu. Narrated by PJ KingToday at 2:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 15: Play. Some. Janet. Jackson!
Jon Taffer is tasked with helping Las Vegas' first gay nightclub Gypsy. The team of experts sets out to help the venue regain some of the polish and attraction that were sacrificed partly as a result of its inebriated owner
- Season 3 Episode 14: There's No Crying in the Bar Business
Jon Taffer heads to a sports bar in Georgia where the owner's unhappiness has blinded her to the massive amount of cash being stolen by the staff
- Season 3 Episode 13: Two Flew Over the Handlebars
In Pawcatuck, Connecticut, Jon tries to get a struggling biker bar - which is run by two hard-drinking sisters - back on the right road. US reality series following bar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer and his team of experts as they attempt to salvage the fortunes of struggling establishmentsTomorrow at 2:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 12: Don't Judge a Booze by its Bottle
Jon Taffer tries to help a failing nightclub in North Carolina, where he is dismayed to discover staff refilling premium liquor bottles with cheap alcohol
- Season 3 Episode 11: Don't Mess With Taffer's Wife
While Jon Taffer attempts to turn around a failing Las Vegas bar, its aggressive owner pays a little too much attention to his wife, Nicole
- Season 3 Episode 10: Meat Sauna
Jon Taffer and his team focus their efforts on raising the spirits of a struggling comedy club, where smoke from the burger bar often fills the room and both the owners and customers are unhappy
- Season 3 Episode 9: A Horse Walks Into a Bar
Jon Taffer tries to help bar owners in Arizona who drink on the job, serve poor quality food and struggle with their finances. However, he must first contend with the fact they allow motorcycles and horses on to the premisesToday at 1:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 8: Karaoke Katastrophe
Jon Taffer and his team of experts attempt to salvage the fortunes of America's first karaoke bar, Dimples in Burbank, California. However, they have their work cut out due to the dated decor, an angry chef and an oblivious owner, who is also a hoarder
- Season 3 Episode 7: In a Pinch
Jon Taffer visits Lona's Wardlow Station in California, which has fallen out of favour with locals because of a bar game involving lobsters, and helps to reverse the establishment's fortunes and make it popular once more
- Season 3 Episode 6: Jon T, He Don't Like It
Jon Taffer visits the Kasbah Lounge in Aurora, Colorado, a nightclub and bar that was once considered an urban hotspot in the area but is now struggling to draw the crowds in
- Season 3 Episode 5: Empty Pockets
Jon Taffer takes on a billiards bar in Denver and its slightly dictatorial owner, who reluctantly agrees to a set of important changes to revitalise the flagging business, including a new themed menu and cocktails. However, persuading the overworked kitchen staff and bartenders to agree will prove a further challenge
- Season 3 Episode 4: Tears for Beers
Bar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer travels to Austin, Texas, to help a couple whose marriage is on the line along with their business. The establishment on the historic Sixth Street appears to be too cool for its own customers, and Jon does all he can to stop it from failingToday at 12:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Season 3 Episode 3: Bro's Got to Geaux
Jon Taffer tackles a run-down college bar in New Orleans with a reputation for serving underage customers. To make matters worse, the owner has employed several of his friends as bartenders, which only serves to contribute to the unprofessional feel around the place
- Season 3 Episode 2: Rock 'N Roaches
Presenter Jon Taffer visits Headhunters, a rock and goth bar in Austin, Texas, where he finds a serious cockroach infestation and tasteless musical performances among the venue's many issues, and faces resistance as he gets the difficult owner to clean up his act
- Season 3 Episode 1: Turtle on Its Back
The US reality series revitalising struggling bars returns from a break as Jon Taffer attempts to rescue a venue that should be thriving on New Orleans' Bourbon Street, but is instead in decline. Before he can try to turn its fortunes around, he must convince the owner to stop trying to imitate rival watering holes and come up with some ideas of his own. Narrated by PJ King
Bar Rescue: Season 2 (2012)
- Season 2 Episode 10: Bikini Bust
Jon Taffer visits a bar in Orange County, California, called Extremes, which is trying to draw the crowds with beautiful, bikini-clad waitresses, but is less than a month away from having to close its doors. He sets out to discover where the owner is going wrong, and finds a man who may be a little too fond of his own product, plus some extremely nasty hygiene issues
- Season 2 Episode 9: On the Rocks
Nightclub owner Jon Taffer tries to save a failing bar in Laguna Niguel, California, which only seems to attract the oldest swingers in town, despite there being six colleges in its catchment area. The regulars are not happy that Jon is keen to cater for a different crowd - by introducing a dress code that bans biker jackets, ripped clothes and baseball caps - and he faces a tough task trying to persuade the staff to change their ways
- Season 2 Episode 8: Owner Ousted
Jon Taffer attempts to save 'Win, Place or Show', a failing bar in Fairfield, Ohio. However, the owner, a former navy man, does not appear to be fully conversant with the skills needed to run a successful business, and fails to understand the seriousness of the situation
- Season 2 Episode 7: Weber's of Lies
Jon Taffer turns his attention to former strip club and live music venue Weber's Place in Reseda, California, which is experiencing financial difficulties. He soon discovers the bartender has been stealing money and fires the man himself, before deciding the whole place could do with a makeover - suggesting a Caribbean theme focused on rum-based drinks
- Season 2 Episode 6: Broke Black Sheep
Jon Taffer and his team visit a failing family-owned bar in Cincinnati, Ohio, which was a success when it first opened in 2007, but has suffered as a result of owner Scott leaving it with no functioning management as he juggles two other jobs. Jon also discovers that Scott has taken out secret loans to keep the business afloat
- Season 2 Episode 5: Bottomless Pit
Jon Taffer has his hands full trying to rescue a failing bar in Orange, California, called the Olive Pit. Owned by a retired banker, Jon soon discovers why the bar is losing so much money and has operated at a loss for the last two years. US reality series following a bar and nightclub owner and his team of experts as they attempt to salvage the fortunes of struggling establishments
- Season 2 Episode 4: Mystique or Murder?
Jon Taffer tries to change the fortunes of the Mystique Lounge, a nightclub in West Palm Beach, Florida. The establishment is plagued by poorly trained staff and management problems, and has a bad reputation among locals since a murder occurred there three years previously
- Season 2 Episode 3: Murphy's Mess
Jon Taffer tries to fix a rat-infested bar owned by two fraternity brothers in Fells Point, Maryland, but the project gets derailed when he discovers the building is about to collapseThursday 3rd December 9:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 2 Episode 2: Tiki Curse
Jon Taffer visits a tiki bar that is failing despite being located on a prime stretch of beach in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. It soon becomes clear that the root of the problem lies with the Bamboo Beach's owner, whose indecisiveness and overly tolerant nature have had a disastrous effect on his staff
- Season 2 Episode 1: Yo-Ho-Ho and a Bottle of Dumb
Jon Taffer visits the Piratz Tavern in Silver Spring, Maryland, where he finds himself awash with problems. The owner and staff want to keep the pirate theme, despite the fact it is slowly sinking the business, and mutiny is in the air when Jon forces the staff to cater to the city's corporate clientele
Bar Rescue: Season 1 (2011)
- Season 1 Episode 10: Hogtied Ham's
Jon Taffer visits Framingham, Massachusetts, to help the rowdy owners of car-themed bar and grill Angry Ham's Garage improve their service, but he struggles with city officials
- Season 1 Episode 9: Bar Fight
Jon Taffer helps a baseball player-turned-bar owner as he tries to revive the decaying Canyon Inn in Yorba Linda, California, which has seen better daysTomorrow at 9:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 1 Episode 8: Chumps
Jon Taffer visits a dated sports bar in Burbank, California, where he advises the owner to update the decor and take control of the carefree staff to win back clientele
- Season 1 Episode 7: Bad to the Bone
Jon Taffer visits the Chicken Bone, a failing bar in Boston, Massachusetts, where he tries to help the owner avoid financial ruin by transforming the establishment
- Season 1 Episode 6: Swanky Troubles
Jon Taffer heads to Philadelphia, where he tries to breathe new life into failing champagne bar Swanky Bubbles. He begins by focusing on the sprawling menu, and what he considers to be the worst bar layout in America
- Season 1 Episode 5: The Blue Frog Sings the Blues
The Blue Frog 22 is a failing bar in Chicago.
- Season 1 Episode 4: Shabby Abbey
Nightclub owner Jon Taffer visits the Abbey Pub, a music venue and family-owned bar in Chicago, and tries to return it to its former glory, but discovers that two of the sibling managers do not see eye to eyeTomorrow at 1:00am EST - Spike TV
- Season 1 Episode 3: The Blue Frog
Nightclub owner Jon Taffer visits the Blue Frog 22, a failing bar in Chicago, where he tries to persuade the mother-and-son owners to get rid of the establishment's current look, which he believes is dragging them down
- Season 1 Episode 2: Fallen Angels
US reality series following bar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer and his team of experts as they attempt to reverse the fortunes of struggling establishments by providing their owners with honest, no-nonsense advice. In the opening episode, Jon takes a trip to Corona in California, where a failing biker bar is struggling with a rowdy clientele and a scandalous reputation, thanks in part to bikini-clad bartenders and the fact that it's right next door to a strip club
- Season 1 Episode 1: Beach Bummer
US reality series following bar and nightclub owner Jon Taffer and his team of experts as they attempt to salvage the fortunes of struggling establishments by providing their owners with honest, no-nonsense advice. In this episode, Jon is called to Redondo Beach in California, where Kilkenny's Irish pub is in decline. Though bar manager Carlos threatens the success of both Jon and the pub itself, owner Allie refuses to fire him
Bar Rescue: Special (2014 - 2015)
- Back to the Bar: Hot-Headed Owners
Taffer returns to bars with the most hot-headed owners to see if they continued to fail or succeed without him.
- Back to the Bar: Stubborn Owners
Jon revisits bars with the most stubborn owners to judge whether they continued to succeed or fail without him.Tomorrow at 10:00am EST - Spike TV
- Back to the Bar: Delusional Owners
Jon Taffer revisits bars with the most delusional owners to determine whether they have succeeded or failed without him; a former hookah bar Taza and Metal and Lace.
- Bar Rescue
A first new look at new episodes of Bar Rescue and a sneak peak of Coaching Bad with Ray Lewis.
- Taffer's Top 10: Angriest Moments
Counting down Jon Taffer's ten angriest moments from the first three seasons.
- Taffer's Top 10: Toughest Rescues
Counting down the ten toughest rescues from the first three seasons.
- Taffer's Top 10: Worst Owners
Counting down the ten worst owners encountered during the first three seasons.
- Taffer's Top 10: Most Disgusting Bars
Counting down the ten most disgusting bars encountered during the first three seasons.
Bar Rescue: Other Episodes
- Boss Lady Blues
A former psychologist runs a Detroit jazz club, but her interfering family and lazy staff have her seeking help from Jon Taffer.Sunday 6th December 10:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Unnecessary Toughness
Taffer is forced to deal with the hot-headed owner of a college alumni bar whose fiery temper keeps his staff on edge.Sunday 6th December 9:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Vulgar Vixens
Jon confronts a foul-mouthed owner in a failing Michigan bar with a confusing theme.
- Big Sister's Watching
The distrustful owner of a struggling military bar spends her time spying on her staff instead of paying attention to her bottom line.
- Ripper's Rookie House
A rock legend and former Judas Priest front man turned bar owner calls on Jon Taffer to amp up his struggling live music venue.
- Sour Lemons and Bitter Business
A landlord and partner, who would rather paint fruit in the name of art than save his failing Ohio burger bar, clashes with bitter owners.Sunday 6th December 11:00pm EST - Spike TV
- Bar Rescue
A sneak peak at the new upcoming season; an exclusive look at the three night event series, Tut.