There are thousands of “How To” books that guide readers through the perilous journey of opening a bar. This is not one of them. From hidden costs, to unruly customers, to the many Orwellian-like agencies demanding an end to your dream, this book will show you the fine tight-rope walk between a successful enterprise and a gigantic quagmire of madness and despair. Hint....it's 98% madness and despair. This is a “Why You Don’t Want to Open a Bar” book with a simple message: don’t open a bar. Don’t do it.