How much should you tip your waitress or waiter?

Answer An easy calculation is $1 for every $5. This is for very good service. So for $20 meal, tip = $4 (20/5 =4) Below average service, but not to bad, $1 for every $10. So that $20 meal would be $2 ... Read More »

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Should you tip an ignorant waiter/waitress?

Ok. It's true that waitstaff gets paid below minimum wage and depends on tips to make their living. That being said -- They KNOW they have to depend on tips. They KNOW if they aren't friendly th... Read More »

How much should you tip a waiter/waitress when at a restaurant?

I use to be a server. When I go to a restaurant I tip AT LEAST 20% if the service is good. If the service is lousy and there is absolutely no excuse for it then I tip $1.00. If the service wasn't g... Read More »

How much do you tip a waiter/waitress What determines your tip amount Also, where are you from?

The 15% standard became custom when servers were paid at least minimum wage. Since then the Labor dept. has allowed employers to use what is known as a "tip credit", this allows them to pay an alt... Read More »

How to Earn a Decent Tip As a Waiter or Waitress?

How may I serve you?So you've seen the articles covering "how to tip" and "why you should always tip." Well, here's the corollary to that! Waiters and waitresses, read up!