- More than just bartending -

Welcome to Rent A Bartender

Canada’s leading cocktail bar service agency. From mobile bar hire to staffing for special events,

We offer complete bar service to make your next event a great memory

Premium cocktail bar experience

Serving Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area (GTA)

We craft high-end classic cocktails while delivering exceptional service. We deliver maximum-value staffing solutions through the provision of in-depth and personalized training programs. Our mission is to guarantee client satisfaction by consistently exceeding expectations and operating at a competitive, low cost.

We also deliver fun, attractive and highly trained event staff (Mixologists, Bartenders & Servers) to provide you with excellent drinks with a touch of charm to keep you coming back for more. We would love to add that wow-factor to your next event.

Event Bartenders & Servers

We would love to add that wow-factor to your next event. We deliver fun, attractive and highly trained bartending staff that can mix drinks perfectly tailored for you and your guests. We screen each of our bartenders to ensure each brings their unique creative flair to our service.

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Professional Mixologists

We’re about two things, Drinks and people. We are not limited to bartenders and servers only, we also provide creative, fun and performance mixologists who are passionate and put more emphasis on the creation of a drink and its preparation. Our mixologists focus more on the quality and taste of cocktails. Click the link to learn more about the difference between a bartender and a mixologist?

Cocktail Workshops

Quality bartender training is essential to ensure service excellence. We are committed to providing expert, one-on-one bartender training to those who are looking to join our team. All of our bar staff are Smart Serve certified, bartender academy graduates, and have undergone extensive personalized training from a veteran mixologist.

How it works?

We made it quick, simple and easy as pie

Step 1: Inquire

Send out an inquiry by visiting our Contact us page and filling out the contact form or alternatively you can also send an email to us. We will get back to you to discuss your plans.

Step 2: Build your menu

We design custom drinks menus and lists, which not just allow you to choose the cocktails you love, but to build out your theme and ‘brand‘ your event! We help build your perfect bar.

Step 3: Connect

As we get closer to the event day we will gather information (location, timing, guest numbers, cocktail menu etc.), and schedule a time to connect with you and give you a proposal and quotation.

Step 4: Relax & Enjoy

Now you just need to sit, relax and enjoy the great day. Our staff will come fully equipped in pristine uniform with bar equipment and setup the bar. It is as easy as that.

Pricing

We Keep It

Delicious & Accessible

We Deliver Great drinks and even better value

Rent-a-Bartender delivers professional bartenders that are not just affordable, but are a tremendous value. We maintain an innovative staffing system that delivers premium quality service at a fraction of the price.

Mixologist: $40/hour + $100 Planning Fee (Plus gratuity) - 5 hours minimum
Bartenders and Servers: $30/hour (Plus gratuity of 18%) - 5 hours minimum

**Note: Please note, mixologists need prep time. At least an hour, depending on the number of guests. This is Not in addition to your 5 hour minimum. | Email transfer deposit required to hold your date | Balance to be paid before end of shift

Why choose us

professional service

Our staff all have extensive experience in the industry.

the right tools for the job

We come fully equipped. Shakers, strainers and jiggers. Oh my!

reliable service at a great price

We offer more, and charge less. Delivering significantly more than other staffing agencies, while charging considerably less than other mixologist outfits.

we love what we do

Our mission is to bring a level of service and enthusiasm for our craft that far exceeds other mobile bartenders. The formula is simple: a love for mixology and a rock-bottom price point is the key to winning our clients’ satisfaction.