They mix delicious drinks, listen to everyone's romantic complaints, and give the best drunchies recommendations.
But what is their job really like? Do they really take water shots when offered free alcohol by customers?
What's actually an appropriate amount to tip on a drink?
Do they have a favorite way of dealing with especially rude customers?
Seriously, bartenders, we want to know: What really goes on behind the scenes? What's the one thing you wish customers knew? Tell us your secrets, tips, and tricks in the comments below and you might be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post or video!