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How HIGH END serving will get you HIGH QUALITY dates

When you’re serving at a high end restaurant you will learn things you probably wouldn’t if you were working in a low end restaurant… One of the perks of serving a 4-5 star high end restaurant are that ridiculously good looking people that dine there… You will NOW BE FORCED to approach tables of beautiful […]

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Selling an experience

As a server you are selling an experience, folks aren’t just going out to eat. People come back to relive a good experience. One of my favorite restaurant is Ritz Carlton in Fort Lauderdale the prices are high but it’s the experience that makes you forget about the price and that is what you want […]

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Waitress while going to college

Congratulations on your effort to waitress/serve and go to college at the same time. It takes a lot of effort, discipline and it is not easy. My number one tip for servers is to look into taking classes online. <—– Great book on taking online classes. Survive Online College <——– Another one Going to college […]

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How to break into TOP restaurants – SERVER

Its not hard to get into top restaurants… Below are the keys to getting in. You can also click link—-> Table Psychology in high end serving MUST have a polished look. MUST HAVE CONFIDENCE Do/Can you fit into the culture/ highly likeable ? MUST be a quick learner or have studied restaurant before being hired. […]

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If you can make it at Olive Garden…

There is a saying amongst waiters that if you can make it at Olive Garden you can make it ANY restaurant… By the time you read this Olive Garden may have changed but there was a time O.G. always served unlimited soup and salad… This meant that if you didn’t bring your A game  on […]

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Eliminate getting stiffed…

There is a saying in the serving world… If a guest leaves without paying chances are you werent paying enough attention to the table. BUT sometimes guests have left crappy tips… BELOW are some reasons why this may have had happen. Maybe they are from a country that doesn’t tip and you didn’t have your […]

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Working two serving jobs.

I’ve had a few buddies work two jobs… Starbucks by day Olive Garden by night… Is it worth it ? Well it all depends on your circumstance… if it was me I would just work 1 high end serving job and have a side gig. A lot of restaurants allow you to give up and […]

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Definition of a ROCKSTAR server

How would I define a ROCKSTAR server…. *0 mistakes on ringing in orders *Gets requested by guests *Gets the most busy section and can handle it 0 problems *Hardly gets food running shifts since they are such a good server *Is most likely a trainer for new hires gets flown out to new restaurants to […]

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Serving at Lunch time

Serving at lunch time vs. serving at dinner can be two different beasts… There is a huge “pop” at lunch time where you go from not doing anything to OMG I got triple sat… HOWEVER if you are prepared you WILL survive lunch and maybe even be able to shark some tables so you can come […]

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Always have a plan.

While youre serving try to figure out a backup plan or be looking for other sources of income. Do not let serving be your last stop unless you are trying to be a career server and in that case you want to try and be at the top where where the good money is and […]

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