Do you sometimes want you’re a fly regarding the wall viewing somebody elseвЂ™s first dateвЂ”furtively whispering recommendations within the hopes theyвЂ™ll hear them subconsciously, while quietly watching and rooting when it comes to few prior to you to be successful (or fail, if it is painfully apparent exactly just how miserable one or both events are)? Perchance you may would you like to offer bartending a go (no pun meant).
A number of our Meddle group members gladly frequent the historic Triangle Spirits in Fremont, where we’d the chance to talk candidly with part-owner and bartender, Kenji Jensen-Otsu, by what heвЂ™s seen on the 15 years heвЂ™s been behind the club.
Meddle: provided you seen the dating scene change that youвЂ™ve been in the service industry for almost 20 years (and behind the bar for 15) have?
Kenji: therefore, we went along to UW and started at Big Time Brewery there regarding the Ave. Demonstrably, coping with mostly a university audience is likely to be actually unique of working at a neighbor hood club catering to a crowd that is out-of-college but even using that into consideration, the scene now could be simply many different. Because of the increase of smart phones, individuals appear, sit back, and simply simply simply take their phones out. Those sitting around themвЂ”it was lively and engaging before, people would come in, sit at the bar, and actually talk to othersвЂ”the bartenders.
YouвЂ™re additionally less inclined to be hit on at a club nowadays due to smart phones. Every person always appears perpetually involved in one thing, so that it causes it to be harder for others to approach some body. Continue reading Dating in Seattle: A BartenderвЂ™s Attitude. But smart phones apart, we must ask, may be the Seattle freeze real?