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So this weekend I found out that my favorite bar in NY is now childfree. Being a parent I can only have time to go to a bar during the day, with my kid. they have a swell backyard. 😕

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If you like well behaved kids, you should be okay with kids in bars. Parents who take their kids to bars and do normal things with them instead of relegating them to kids play groups are they parents who raise kids who can act well around adults. If you like well behaved kids, you should support more kids in bars not less

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No matter how hard I try I just can't feel sorry for you OP. Not everyone wants to be around your kid, dog, mom whatever it is. This reminds me a bit of those people who claim their dogs are emotional support animals just to be able to bring them on airplanes and or have them in pet-free buildings. Respect people's business, space and time–just like you'd want them to respect yours. You have a child (who's probably awesome) go where you're welcome and don't be an entitled parent. You can do it. 🌹👍🏻 Now tell me where this bar is so I can go relax.

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Which bar? Imma go right now.

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Wtf is wrong with you? You need a drink that bad that you'd drag your kid to a bar? Go home and drink you twat

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I wish I could upvote FCB 1 about 20 times. I go to a bar to be around adults. I take my kid to a playground. Although...I could get behind a covert playground roadie.

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The problem with kids in a bar is suddenly your experience becomes my experience. The longer you are there increases the odds that you're no longer watching them and yet everyone else is watching. Sigh.

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OP you know what would be better than a bar's backyard? A PARK. 🧐

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Which bar? Ima boycott that shit.

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I feel for you, but NYC bars and restaurants are too damn small for strollers and screaming infants.

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It's funny that i mention bar bar and people assume that I'm a drunk and I drag my kid to a dive bar. When I go to a bar I usually go to a place with a backyard where I have no more than 3 beers and play shufflelboard or cornhole with other well behave adults. I'm no williamsburg hipster milenial you dumbasses.

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I don’t think people would care so much about kids in bars if they sat in their seats and didn’t treat it like a playground.

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I really couldn’t begrudge a bar for eliminating what was probably an insurance liability (children) just because it inconveniences some parents

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Wow, ok... I rest my case...

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OP stay strong! We bring our kid to 'restaurants' all the time because we like our kid and we like each other and we like drinking and goddamn it is hard being a parent.

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Every ounce of sympathy that I had for OP just went out the window with that last response. OP is a hopeless cause sounding pretty entitled.

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@OP you hate New York because people are so entitled that they don’t want kids at bars? Are you listening to yourself? Bars are for adults. Bring your kid to a restaurant, they also serve beer. If you’re allowed to smoke on the patio, should everyone also not smoke because your kid wants to play outside? This is the dumbest argument ever. You had a child, which means your life changes. Open a kid friendly bar. You’d make a killing

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That's why i love breweries... super family friendly

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I agree, parents should be able to travel, eat, have fun. Usually if the kid starts acting out that’s usually when it’s time to leave and teach them the consequences. No need to stomp all over the OP without knowing much.

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Good for the bar.

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