Servers

Congress Introduces Legislation to Ensure Restaurants Can’t Take Servers’ Tip Money

The key tenet of tipping is that it shows appreciation for a job well done. And though the idea that tips are practically mandatory in modern American restaurant culture somewhat undermines that idea, it’s certainly not as defeating as when those tips are taken away from the people for which they’re intended.

5 'Nice' Things You Do That Actually Annoy Restaurant Staff

As they say, the road to hell is paved with good intentions. And yet, you still might be surprised to learn that a server's biggest problem can be a well-meaning patron.

New App Lets You Rate Servers

No matter how much you love Yelp, the site has its issues. It can be hard to decipher why a restaurant got a particular rating. Sometimes a restaurant’s score was dragged down by poor delivery, which doesn’t affect those dining in. Or, sure, the venue is known for its crappy service, but that doesn’t mean the burgers aren’t cooked to perfection.

5 Ways to Make Sure You're Not That Customer the Internet Hates

Dining out is so much more enjoyable when your server doesn't hate you.