Slideshow SLIDESHOW: Ask A Bartender: What's the Best (or Worst) Pickup Line You've Ever Heard?

You know that bartenders overhear an awful lot that's said behind the bar—so most have heard more than a few pickup lines. Which ones work, and which ones are painful even to listen to? We asked eight bartenders to find out; here's what they had to say.

About the author: Carey Jones is the Senior Managing Editor of Serious Eats. Follow her on Twitter (@careyjones).

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