Did you know that there are almost three million waiters and waitresses in the United States alone? Anyone can be a server, but it takes a lot to stand out as one.
Whether you’re new to the restaurant industry or just need to refresh your skills, follow these 10 serving tips to make a lasting impression on customers.
Beer: it comes in a variety of flavors and is the third-most popular drink on earth after water and tea! When it comes to draft beer - you know it comes from a tap, but do you know how it gets there?
In 2018 the average Australian consumed 224 glasses of beer, while the Czech Republic held the title for the most beer drunk per capita for the 24th year in the row! It's pretty clear that the world likes beer, in fact it's the third most consumed beverage on the planet! So, when it comes to serving it, it's best not to let things go flat.
Upselling and cross-selling are two basic but critical strategies for increasing sales. At it's most basic level, it’s about changing the selling behavior of your staff members and servers as well as the buying behavior of your customers. Customers often visit F&B establishments because they want to treat themselves, as a waiter it’s your job to suggest the best food and beverage options for customers to ensure they have a great satisfying meal and experience in the process!