When I was 22, I briefly waitressed at an overpriced restaurant in TIMES SQUARE. It was the most abusive work environment I’ve ever experienced. The chef was cruel. The manager screamed to the point of sobbing on a daily basis. The waitstaff was scared; our hands shook when we brought out food and drinks. I had… More »
Atlantic City casino ‘Borgata Babes’ was embroiled in a lawsuit over firing waitresses who had not met their standards after employment.
The New Jersey appeals court says the Borgata casino’s personal appearance standards are lawful since it states its conditions during their hiring process. Yes, it’s still horribly sexist and objectifying, but under… More »
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-down… More »