Bar Babe of the Week: Xavier at the Ritz


2017′s final Bar Babe of the Week pours it in Rebar and the Pines, but is best known as a bartender and weekend DJ at the Ritz… Xavier!

Bar that I work at: The Ritz, Rebar and the Pines

How long I’ve worked there: I’ve been there [at the Ritz] almost 10 years, the Pines for almost 9 [Rebar just opened in 2017].

What are my shifts:  [The Ritz] happy hour Thursdays, but I DJ on main floor Friday and Saturday upstairs. Rebar on Wednesdays.

What makes these bars great:  Honestly,  the customers and my co-workers.

Best drink I make:  Ummm… specialty cosmos!

I love it when customers:  Are nice and respectful

I hate it when customers: Are rude

Craziest thing I’ve seen here:  tooooo many!

Other places I’ve worked:  Miami, Dallas, Austin, Chicago

Stuff I do when I’m not bartending: I love design shows and cooking shows, and to cook obviously, lol!

Single or Taken: single at the moment

Who/what turns me on: respect for the world around ya

Favorite music: toooo much to pick one

Favorite movie or TV show:  Seinfeld; anything James Bond

Favorite drag queen: Britney Virazzano

My drag name would be: Jennifer Convertible

Favorite gogo boy: Andrew Price

Favorite DJ:  Myself, of course! But I love a lot of the nightlife guys and girls. Mad respect for all of them, actually.

Other stuff you need to know about me: I’ve been honored and fortunate enough to work in this city for many years at Splash, G Lounge, Barracuda, the Pines, Posh, The Ritz… even after all these years I’m honored to be all over. I’m blessed and thankful for everything that comes my way.

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