What’s your favorite shot to do? To drink?
Favorite to do: Vegas Bombs
Favorite drink: Smirnoff Spicy Tamarind shots
What’s your favorite place to drink when you’re off duty?
Honestly, I always come to Papi’s to watch the drag shows on my nights off.
What are you best known for?
My customer service. I have been a bartender for 10 years and many clients of my Viviana also come to Papi.
What are the best and worst vacations for working? Why?
Best Holiday: July 4th, when people go out and really have fun.
Worst holiday: Christmas, when most of the people are with their families.
Biggest tip of a customer ?
Who are the hardest customers to satisfy?
I have no problem with clients, I can figure out how to keep them happy!
If you weren’t a bartender, what career would you choose?
Certainly real estate.
Favorite travel location?
Best advice for an aspiring bartender in an LGBTQ bar?
Be friendly. Be patient. Enjoy.
To be able to eat anything and not gain weight!
“Prefiero Ser” by Maria José You Lover! (I would prefer Your lover)
570 Waugh Drive, Houston
This article appears in the October 2021 issue of OutSmart magazine.