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Why are bars poorly lit?

Why are bars poorly lit?

Why are bars so dark? - Quora. It disguises how worn and dirty most bars are. Fewer windows mean less opportunity for after hours break-ins. it also disguises an empty bar from the casual passerby meaning that you will have to go inside to see if anyone is in the bar.

Why do bars blackout windows?

Window = potential charges pending. By law, you have to have all patrons out, and all booze put away, by 2 AM (where I live). Now, after a stressful day, most bars will allow the bartender a “shift drink” before leaving. This is very common; it is also technically illegal.