Lexington KY Bartending School

Learn How to Master A Bartending Job in a Week-Long Lesson

  • Local Bartending School inLexington, Kentucky
  • Successfully operating since 2011
  • 512 certified master bartender instructors
  • 970 LBS students for the last 3 months

Lexington Bartending School will Teach you:

  • Over 200 basic and fancy drink recipes
  • How to cut fruit and decorate tropical and specialty cocktails
  • How to increase sales and tips
  • How to set up a bar workstation
  • Prepare multiple drinks quickly and easily
  • The best ways to detect illegal drunkenness
  • How to use all of a bartender’s tools
  • How to understand wine service, and tasting

Learning options:

    • Most popular: in-person lessons (you chose the schedule and location)
    • Classes – check availability and schedule with the local representative
    • Online education
    • Staff training for Bar owners and managers
    • Flair bartending to become master bartender

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Local Bartending School of Lexington Kentucky welcomes you!

Lexington, Kentucky, nestled in the heart of Fayette County, is a bartender's haven. With a rich history in horse racing and bourbon production, it offers a unique backdrop for bartending enthusiasts. The region's growing culinary and nightlife scene has led to an upsurge in bars and restaurants, increasing the demand for skilled bartenders. One of the most coveted spots to bartend in the area is the historic downtown district, known for its vibrant nightlife and renowned bourbon bars. To serve alcohol in Kentucky, bartenders must complete the state's Responsible Beverage Service Training Program, ensuring responsible service while increasing their earning potential. A hands-on bartending education can provide the skills necessary to master the art of mixology and thrive in this vibrant industry.

LBS has 970 of graduates working in the state of Kentucky.

Number of LBS students working in KENTUCKY Bars: 1198

Average Friday night tips for LBS alumnus in KENTUCKY : $250

You Can Start School Next Week!

    • Equipment: All equipment and learning materials will be provided. This includes a workbook, bartending tools, and drinks.
    • Location: We can come to your home or teach at one of our multiple locations in Lexington. Group classes and in-person lessons at a special price in Downtown Lexington, Hamburg, University of Kentucky Campus, Lansdowne-Merrick, Chevy Chase, Ashland Park, Gratz Park, Masterson Station, Kenwick, and Beaumont.

Kentucky Age Requirements:

    • Legal Learning Ages: 18 through 98 (Under 21 is permitted in Kentucky)
    • Course Availability: Bartending 101, 201, and 301 Courses.


    • The Ultimate Bartending Program includes a comprehensive workbook (takes you from beginner to advanced concepts). You will learn the art of crafting signature Lexington cocktails, such as the Kentucky Bourbon Sour and Horse's Neck, while mastering the art of boosting your tips with our exclusive program.


Best bars in Lexington, Kentucky

Pour Decisions
233 E Main St, Lexington, KY 40507, United States
Ratings : 4.7
McCarthy's Irish Bar
117 S Upper St, Lexington, KY 40507, United States
Ratings : 4.4
310 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507, United States
Ratings : 4.7
208 S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508, United States
Ratings : 4.4
Arcadium Bar
574 N Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508, United States
Ratings : 4.5

School Details :

Next bartending class in the center of Lexington is starting Friday December 08
In-personal bartending lessons are available 7 days a week, LBS students can choose the schedule!

Bartending School of Lexington goes the extra mile to connect aspiring bartenders with the career of their dreams. Through our specialized Job Placement program and valuable internship opportunities, our graduates have successfully launched their careers in local hotspots like "Cheers & Sips" on Main Street and "The Bourbon Barrel" in the vibrant downtown district. With excellent prospects throughout Lexington, including the bustling nightlife of Jefferson Street and the upscale establishments in the Chevy Chase neighborhood, you can embark on a fulfilling bartending journey with us. Our Bartending School is passionate about our desire to teach customized, private lessons to all ages(above 18 by Kentucky state law).

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