Photo of Darron Cardosa
Photo of Darron Cardosa

Darron Cardosa

Darron Cardosa, also known as the Bitchy Waiter, is the voice of restaurant servers. His decades long career in the restaurant industry and his very active social media presence have made him an expert on all things service related. He says out loud what other servers wish they could say.

Expertise: Food Service, Restaurant Industry, Waiting Tables

Experience: Darron Cardosa is a food service professional with over thirty years of restaurant experience. He has waited tables in diners, pubs, chain restaurants, neighborhood bistros, clubs, and even a short stint in a celebrity-owned restaurant, before he was fired for blogging about his experience. Over the last 15 years, he has written more than 1,500 articles and blog posts, each and every one about the food service industry. He has written Food & Wine, Plate, the Washington Post, and others. Darron has been seen on NBC's the Today Show and CBS Sunday Morning discussing the service industry. His book, "The Bitchy Waiter", was published in 2016, and his years as a professional actor eventually led to the creation of his one-man show, "The Bitchy Waiter Show", which tours around the country.
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