servers

RACISM

Waiter Who Recieved ‘We Don’t Tip Terrorist’ Note Admits He Made the Whole Thing Up

Cavil's story, now revealed to be made up for no apparent reason, affected a lot of people, many of whom gave him money for college.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.24.18
Restaurants

Restaurant Publicly Shames 17-Year-Old Kid for Paying Bill with Quarters

The internet came to the defense of the teenager, who works as a server at another local restaurant.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.17.18
Restaurant Confessionals

Working at Cracker Barrel on Thanksgiving Is Pure Insanity

At one of the busiest restaurant chains for families on Thanksgiving in America, you see both the light and dark sides of humanity as chaos sets in.
Anonymous
11.20.17
Restaurant Confessionals

My Restaurant Job Made Me Hate Kids

When I started my job at a restaurant a few years ago, I loved kids. But over time, I've realized that they are tiny terrorists that ruin every meal.
Anonymous
9.15.17
tipping

Guess Which Diners Are the Worst Tippers

Women, Democrats, and Southerners all have something in common, according to a recent survey.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.11.17
Restaurant Confessionals

Why I Only Sleep with Bartenders

"Every single person I’ve slept with for the last four years is a narcissist with a drinking problem."
Anonymous
6.25.17
Restaurant Confessionals

How These Servers Got Revenge on Obnoxious Customers

"We once decided to make her a regular hamburger with real meat instead of the veggie patty."
Iris Bouwmeester
6.24.17
Canada

Montreal Restaurant's Strange, Strict Contract for Employees Goes Viral

The contract, which begins with an enthusiastic, bold-typed “Agreements!,” lists four infractions that employees could be fined for, with "fines" ranging from 25 cents to $20.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.10.17
Restaurant Confessionals

Getting Paid Fairly as a Chef Is Near-Impossible

There are a lot of weird situations in the service industry where you’re taken advantage of.
Anonymous
12.30.16
Restaurant Confessionals

Just Stop Trying to Hit on Your Bartender

As a woman, there is no way around the ugly truth that comes with the objectification of us while making you drinks: it sucks. Though, It should not be accepted.
Anonymous
12.6.16
Restaurant Confessionals

Your Brunch Server Hates You

To those of you that indulge in the meal that occurs every Saturday and Sunday from 10 AM to whenever-the-fuck-you-feel-like-going-home-to-nap-face-down PM known as brunch, serving you is a brutal experience.
Anonymous
11.27.16
tipping

Abolishing Tips Could Screw Over Restaurant Owners, Customers, and Servers

A new economics study claims that tipping benefits pretty much everyone in the restaurant industry—not just servers, but restaurant owners, customers, and other workers.
Nick Rose
4.17.16