Posts tagged "waitress"

Waitress Gets 130 Percent Tip, Heartwrenching Note

A waitress in Tennessee was brought to tears this week when a customer left her a generous tip and a moving message. Claire Hudson, 25, was serving tables at Mac's Grub Shak in Spring Hill on Sunday when a "very sweet couple" sat down and ordered beers, a burger, and hot dogs, Today.com reports. It…

By: Newser / March 13, 2015

In Defense Of Chain Restaurants

I am going to confess something really, really uncool: I genuinely love eating in most chain restaurants. There was once a time in my childhood when dinner at a chain was how my family celebrated a birthday or someone's graduation. That's just what you did. Chains were relatively inexpensive compared to the more hoity-toity restaurant…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 13, 2013

I Have A Love/Hate Relationship With Being A Waitress

This summer, I, like many of my college-attending peers, split my weeks between an internship here at The Frisky and a part-time job. I happen to be waiting tables at a German restaurant near my home. Waitressing has provided me with an excess of strange knowledge and bizarre tales. Once I don my black button-dow…

By: Mary Odell / July 19, 2013

Aziz Ansari On How Not To Pick Up A Waitress

Some standup comedians — okay, probably only Russell Brand — are swimming in tail, while others aren't sure how to find a sexual partner without sounding like you deserve a blowjob just because you're on TV. In this preview clip for a $5 standup special available on his website, "Parks and Rec" star Aziz Ansari…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 23, 2012

Men Tip More To Waitresses Who Wear Makeup

The outside world is more like a Hooters restaurant than you previously thought: a new study says that men are more likely to tip a waitress if she looks pretty wearing makeup. Researchers studied the tips received by two waitresses from 186 male and 98 female customers. Only one third of the dudes left a…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 2, 2009