Maximize your bar’s profit with our operational efficiency training

Improving efficiency and speed will directly increase sales. Empower your bartenders to work smarter and faster while minimizing costly errors. See tangible results in no time!

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Increase your bar's sales and service efficiency

Speed & efficiency training

Imagine serving more customers, more effectively every night. What does that mean for you? More sales and happy customers who keep coming back. 

At Clever Barkeep, we focus on crucial aspects like speed, organization, accuracy, and efficiency to improve how your bartenders work.

Invest in the right tools

Liquor cost, inventory & ordering systems

We’ll help you choose the right tools to control your margins and streamline your operations. And with our detailed market analysis, we help you set the perfect prices for your products to maximize revenue.

We focus on:

  • Keeping your stock levels just right — no more, no less.
  • Cutting down on unnecessary expenses. We offer strategies for smarter purchasing and utility use that can really save you money.
  • Staying on the right side of the law. We make sure your bar meets all local regulations, preventing costly interruptions.
  • Building stronger connections with your customers through interactions that encourage repeat visits.

Optimize your space for maximum efficiency

Bar & under bar layout and logistics

A well-designed bar is crucial for the efficiency of your business and the satisfaction of your customers. Guests notice everything—cleanliness, organization, and the overall vibe—which all play a part in their experience.

We focus on:

  • Balancing form with function. We focus on ergonomic and efficient layouts that increase speed, improve accuracy, and enhance bartender comfort.
  • Adjusting the physical setup of your bar to streamline operations and reduce unnecessary movements.
  • Ensuring your space is safe and compliant with all local health and safety regulations.

Looking to improve your leadership too?

We also transform bar managers into visionary leaders through our expert bar leadership coaching services.

Meet the minds behind The Clever Barkeep

With over 25 years of combined experience, we have done it all — from dishwashing to managing bars. We’ve also launched award-winning, top-tier restaurants across Canada and won international bartending competitions. 

Whether you’re opening a new spot, revamping your menu, or training your team, we’re here to help you succeed!

Marika Bouchard

Event Coordinator, Mixologist

Jeff Van Horne

Owner, Catering Manager & Mixologist

Matt Boyle

Owner, Business Manager & Mixologist

We also offer audits and overall evaluations

Continuous improvement is key. Our comprehensive audits evaluate your bar’s operations; the tangible and intangible aspects of service. We identify strengths, uncover areas of improvement, and provide actionable insights.

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Ready to take your bar to new heights? Let's make it happen today!