Chapter 9
The Importance of Floor Plans
In This Chapter
♦ Carving out the bar
♦ Making way for the entertainers
♦ Deciding where everything will go
♦ Getting ready to pour
♦ Keeping the work flowing
♦ Setting up the kitchen
Think about the roads and the highways that you travel on each day. For the most part, everything flows nicely. Everyone drives on the right side of the road and there is order. Unfortunately, people don’t move around a bar in this type of matter. Thank goodness! That would make for a boring establishment.
Your floor plan should facilitate easy ingress and egress and movement by placing your bar, stage, and dance floor in places that best suit your bar’s theme and needs. Whether you’re taking over a defunct bar or looking at four ...

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