Sunday, July 5, 2015

Know a bar that needs a makeover?

A reality show is looking for one.

Know a bar that needs a makeover?


Those restaurant-makeover shows just won't quit.

Kitchen Nightmares ... Restaurant Impossible ...

Philadelphia Casting, helping to gin up a national reality show, is now looking for a dive bar, karaoke bar, beach bar, wine bar, sports bar, music venue, nightclub or another kind of bar that is in danger of closing.

The pitch asks:

  • Is the bar struggling and could use a makeover?
  • Could the bar be more successful with some major changes?
  • Has the bar been declining in profits?
  • Has the bar tried themed nights that are not working?
  • Is the bar attracting the wrong crowd or just a small crowd?

By Feb. 10, send the owner's name and contact info, photos, and a brief description of said bar's lameness to
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