Things You'll Only Understand If You’ve Waited Tables

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In the restaurant business, you’re told the customer is always right. But is this always the case? Sometimes, waiters don’t receive as much appreciation as they deserve. Some customers tip poorly or behave rudely, and the waiter is always expected to remain professional.

There are many things your server wants you to know but can’t directly tell you. If customers knew about them, maybe everyone would be happier. And if you are or were a server, how many of these things ring true for you?