Bar Rescue: Season 4 (2014 - 2015)
- 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.Friday 8th May 12:02am EDT - Spike TV
- 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Taffer visits an outdated college sports bar with an owner who is more interested in managing his fantasy football team than running a business.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.Sunday 10th May 9:00pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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.Friday 15th May 12:02am EDT - 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.Wednesday 6th May 1:30pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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.Monday 11th May 11:00am EDT - 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.
- 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.
- Season 4 Episode 4: El Moronte!!
Taffer attempts to deflate the ego of a passionate Puerto Rican bar owner who berates his staff and sons.
- Season 4 Episode 3: Schmuck Dynasty
A family tries to regain control of their Staten Island bar that is overrun by customers who are cooking their own food and pouring their own drinks.Sunday 10th May 7:53pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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
Taking on a hot-tempered New Jersey bar owner who can't stop kicking people out of his bar.
- 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 barSunday 10th May 5:40pm EDT - 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 closure
- 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 aroundSunday 10th May 6:46pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 behaviour
- 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 bar
- 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 plan
- 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 staff
- 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 KingMonday 11th May 1:33am EDT - 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 women
- 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 bar
- 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 ownSunday 10th May 3:27pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 King
- 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 marriage
- 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 drawMonday 11th May 2:46am EDT - 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 KingFriday 15th May 3:01am EDT - 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 establishments
- 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 alcoholMonday 11th May 12:20am EDT - Spike TV
- 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, NicoleTuesday 12th May 12:00pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 unhappySunday 10th May 4:33pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 premises
- 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 hoarderSunday 10th May 2:20pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 inWednesday 6th May 12:30pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 failingWednesday 6th May 11:30am EDT - 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 issuesWednesday 6th May 10:30am EDT - Spike TV
- 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 waysSunday 10th May 12:06pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 drinksSunday 10th May 11:00am EDT - Spike TV
- 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 establishmentsTuesday 12th May 10:00am EDT - Spike TV
- 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 previouslyFriday 8th May 3:01am EDT - Spike TV
- 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 collapseTuesday 12th May 11:00am EDT - 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 staffWednesday 6th May 9:30am EDT - Spike TV
- 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 officialsSunday 10th May 1:13pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 daysTuesday 12th May 9:00am EDT - 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 clienteleMonday 11th May 10:00am EDT - Spike TV
- 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 AmericaMonday 11th May 12:00pm EDT - Spike TV
- 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 eye
- 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 downMonday 11th May 9:00am EDT - Spike TV
- 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 salvage 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.
- 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: Most Disgusting Bars
Counting down the ten most disgusting bars encountered during 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: Angriest Moments
Counting down Jon Taffer's ten angriest moments from the first three seasons.Wednesday 6th May 9:00am EDT - Spike TV
- Taffer's Top 10: Toughest Rescues
Counting down the ten toughest rescues from the first three seasons.Tuesday 12th May 1:00pm EDT - Spike TV