Top 5 Black Waitress Pants

Most restaurants will provide you with a uniform.  That uniform typically consists of a top and an apron; the rest is up to you to supply.  Most of the time this means that you will need to find a pair of black waitress pants. A task that may seem simple at first, but somehow turns into […]

How To Serve Coffee

You take your time and always try to serve wine properly, but what about other beverages? Below you will find step-by-step instructions on how to properly serve coffee, tea and espresso.   Step By Step Coffee Service   Make sure coffee is fresh. Brewed within the last 30 minutes. Fill coffee cup with hot in […]

What Amount Should A Server Tip Out?

Every restaurant has different dynamics for tipping out.  Your restaurant may have bussers, designated expos, hosts and/or other employees that help out during service.  No matter if you have all of these different types of people in these positions or just a host, it is common courtesy that the server tip out to those that […]

Restaurant Server Tips on Etiquette

Much has been written about how to be a professional server and better serve the needs of your guests.  But how does that professionalism translate into the part of your job that the customers rarely get to see?  The part of a waiter or waitresses job that requires them to work and interact with all […]

4 Ways To Increase Your Tips as a Server

In the food service industry your income is largely based on getting more tips.  Creating a memorable dining experience with guests will not only increase your tips for one ticket, but may also bring them back as a returning guest.  Creating a return guest will not only increase your tips but also help your restaurant […]

Top 5 Non-Slip Waitress Shoes With Reviews

Choosing the right waitress shoes is an important decision.  Most restaurants have a dress code policy requiring that waiters and waitresses wear black non-slip or slip resistant shoes. The following black non-slip shoes are usually required for all FOH positions, including The Host or Hostess, Servers (waiter or waitress), bartender and chef.  Whether you’re looking for cute waitress shoes, the […]