tipping

Restaurants

UK Restaurants to Be Banned from Taking a Cut of Staff Tips

Currently, restaurants like Zizzi and Giraffe take a 10-percent cut of their employees’ tips.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
10.1.18
Restaurants

Can Manchester’s New Night Czar Make Tipping Fair?

After a local restaurant was shamed for taking waitstaff tips, Parklife founder and newly appointed Night-Time Economy Advisor for Greater Manchester Sacha Lord hopes to introduce a “gold standard in tipping.”
Kamila Rymajdo
8.6.18
tipping

Texas Steakhouse Bans Customer Who Called Waiter a 'Terrorist'

Saltgrass Steak House is standing behind their employee, Khalil, after the customers refused to tip him.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.20.18
Munchies

Woman Accidentally Enters Her PIN as a Tip on Restaurant Terminal, Is Now Out $7,732

Uhh, whoops.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.8.18
tipping

Guess Which Diners Are the Worst Tippers

Women, Democrats, and Southerners all have something in common, according to a recent survey.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.12.17
Culture

Why Tipping Stereotypes Make Dining Shitty for People of Colour

It sucks to have to worry about being stereotyped when you just want to have a nice time at a restaurant.
Sarah Hagi
6.30.17
WTF

Man Arrested After Leaving Bag of Meth in Restaurant Tip Jar

The 42-year-old told officers that he “hadn’t intended to use the drugs,” because yes, sometimes people just carry a tiny bag of meth with them the way that others carry rabbits’ feet or lucky baseball cards.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.27.17
Ugh

Alt-Right Provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos Left This Shitty Note on a Restaurant Receipt

The controversial troll and his friends proudly identified themselves as the "NO TIP CREW" after dining at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in Albuquerque.
Gigen Mammoser
2.1.17
Pizza

Pizza Hut Waitress No Longer Homeless, Thanks to Amazing Customer

“That tip absolutely changed my life."
Jelisa Castrodale
1.23.17
WTF

This Waiter Got Fired for Pretending to Have Cancer to Get Better Tips

The server was let go when reports emerged of him taking very generous tips after spinning some yarn about how he required cancer treatment.
Nick Rose
1.4.17
Food

Internet Explodes After a Couple Posts Passive-Aggressive Tipping 'Trick'

“Put 5 dollars out on the table at the beginning of the dinner for the waiter/waitress to see. (Don’t say anything to them) if they mess up, you take a dollar away, and so on.”
Alex Swerdloff
12.14.16
politics

Marxist Vegan Restaurant in Michigan Closes for Predictably Marxist Reasons

Unfortunately for Grand Rapids' Garden Diner & Cafe, refusing to be a traditional business proved to not be very good for, uh, business.
Charley Lanyon
12.13.16
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