What kind of towels do bartenders use?
Bar towels also called bar mops, and bar mop towels, are often seen in restaurants, bars, and pubs. They generally are color-coded with a stripe, with some being used as kitchen towels and some as cleaning towels in the front-of-house. Their name originated from their use by bartenders to clean up spills at the bar, as well as, to wipe down glasses and stemware. Bar mop towels give establishments a cheap and economical way to clean and reuse their towels.
What size are bar towels?
A towel bar will generally come in either 16″ x 19″ or 17″ x 20″. However, they are not limited to these sizes. They can go up to 30″ in length.