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Find a bartender near Cleburne, TX

Find a bartender near Cleburne, TX

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Find a bartender near Cleburne, TX

9 near you

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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost to hire a bartender for a private party?

Hiring a bartender for a private party typically costs between $270 and $390 in total. On an hourly basis, expect to pay at least $40 to $60 per hour, as well as a flat fee. How much you’ll pay, however, depends on the time of year or day, the size of the party and other factors. Get in touch with a few bartenders near you and request a free estimate — it’s the only way to get an accurate idea of how much private bartending services will cost you.

Check out “How much does it cost to hire a bartender?” to learn more about the cost factors.

Do bartenders need to be licensed?

Certain counties, cities and states may require licensing. Check your local government’s regulations before starting your search.

In many cases, you might want to choose a bartender who has a license and/or certification. If you’re considering hiring a bartender for an upcoming event or a special occasional, check their online profiles to find out what credentials they have. If you can’t find the information online, don’t hesitate to ask them directly when requesting to receive free estimates.

How do I find a good bartender?

Put some time on your calendar to research and compare top-rated bartenders near you online. Start by looking at their ratings and services. For example, some bartending services will provide a waitstaff, glassware, ice, coolers, food and more.

Next, look at their photos of past events and read the customer reviews. Find feedback on the bartenders’ services. Did they offer fair pricing? Did they show up on time to set up? Did they bring all of the appropriate drinks, cups, supplies and decorations? Did they interact politely with the party guests and provide a pleasant overall experience? And did they do the agreed-upon cleanup afterward?

Narrow down your top choices, and start contacting the bartenders. Ask for cost estimates for your event, and tell them how many people will be attending, what type of event it is and what services you require. You should also ask them questions about their experience.

Bartenders may need a license in your state, county or city to work at a private party. Make sure they’re properly certified before you hire anyone.

How much should you tip wedding bartenders?

Sometimes, a gratuity is included in your final bill. If not, consider tipping your wedding bartenders between 10% and 15%. However, this is not a set-in-stone rule. You can always tip more, perhaps 20%-25%, for great service.

What do bartenders cost for a wedding?

It costs roughly between $270 and $390 to hire a bartender. However, if you need a wedding bartender, you should request cost estimates from bartenders near you. Depending on the drinks you plan to serve, the number of guests and other factors, your total cost will vary.

Reviews for Cleburne bartenders
Joy w.
David was in excellent bartender he worked with all the changes in our schedule, he didn’t wait for everybody to come to the bar when the bar didn’t have anybody he came out and brought drinks to people. He knewEverybody’s drink after they got one drink and kept bringing drinks to them he didn’t just stay behind the bar and wait for people to come to him. He was polite courteous quick he was the best Bartender and I would so recommend his services if you need any kind of bartending service I wouldChoose him and his business over any other ones that I have had he was superb phenomenal
Mayan Bartending ServicesMayan Bartending Services
Kelsey A.
Integrity Events & Design were a blast to work with! My wedding guests loved the bartenders fun personalities!! Our signature drink was absolutely delicious!! Highly recommend using them!
Integrity Events & DesignIntegrity Events & Design
Shyloh N.
Melinda was amazing at our wedding last night. She connected with us throughout the whole process and answered any questions we had. We don’t drink much but our families do, so she was quick and easy to talk with about the bar. She is very knowledgeable and efficient in what she does. Melinda interacted well with our guests and other vendors which we thought was great as well. I would highly recommend her to anyone! Thank you Melinda for bartending for us, you were amazing!
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