Bars are filled with people trying to look cool.
Maybe you’re trying to impress your squad. Maybe you’re trying, and failing, to woo someone on a first date.
Or maybe you just want to appear cool in front of me, your bartender.
And why not? Bartenders are hip. We stand in front of people and do things most people probably can’t do.
So it’s no surprise that folks sometimes try to impress us — or at least not disappoint us — when it’s their big moment in front of us: ordering a drink.
No matter what kind of drink you order, we’ll happily make it with a smile. But that said, there are some types of drinks we’ll secretly judge you for requesting.
Here are 16 orders that bartenders are sure to secretly judge you for: