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No Ma’am, Toast And Avocado Are NOT The Same!

Today I was working a pretty slow breakfast shift. One of my first tables wandered in, I sat them and they immediately had questions for me…YAY!!! First the woman wanted to know how much the eggs were a la carte, which I told her 2.00 each. She exclaimed, “Really for ONE egg!”  “Yes, Ma’am, they…

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Richard Branson on a Plane

Make Way For Sir Richard…

    So a few days ago I was at work and as soon as I walked in I was approached by my manager that said I would be serving a very important guest that day. I was not very affected by it because we work in an affluent area and have several VIPs that…

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Stuck Serving Reviews: Smokey J’s Q House

Smokey J’s on 3015 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705 is where you can find awesome BBQ and of course the FRITO PIE!!! We stopped in here on a whim after visiting the chiropractor for serving related injuries. First of all if you are looking for a full service restaurant this is not it! You order…

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Best Tip I Ever Got!

So I work at a family restaurant with a buffet in the mornings. Also, a co worker who despises me. So, one day, near the end of the shift, a girl walks in and without a word to anyone, goes to the buffet and starts loading up. Might I mention, the whole time, she’s yacking…

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Stuck Serving Reviews: Hops and Hominy San Francisco

One thing Industry folks know is their food, service, and cocktails! After all we do the same thing all day/night long so when we go out we are usually the most critical of all diners (but will still tip 20-18% even if we are less than satisfied lol). One thing we love here at Stuck…

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Most Awkward Attempt At A Pickup Ever…

So the story behind this gem of a love note is that the woman who my co worker was serving had explained that she had skipped work that day and was playing hooky. However, the excuse she used to her boss was that she had diarrhea. Hence her  use of “diarrhea” in her suggestion to…

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the logo for anchor steam beer, Stuck Serving went on a tour of the factory

The Anchor Steam Brewery Tour

Recently I got to take a kick ass after hours tour of the Anchor Steam Brewery in San Francisco, CA due to placing in a sales contest at work. See waiting tables has it’s perks sometimes!!! The tour was great and our host was super informative and I thought I’d share some of that with…

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Redhead Woes

I’ve been working at a local chain restaurant for several months now. I get along well with all my customers and with my coworkers, and though I have gotten jipped on tips before, it’s never really ruined my day. Until now. Backstory: I have red hair. It’s short and usually pinned back with a flower…

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Your Kidz Can Do Whateva They Want

I was having a decent day at work. Mah favorite hostess sat me a woman with her 2 young sonz… I gritted mah teeth and brought 3 coasterz to greet the table. The woman immediately handed me a $20 and said,”Please take care of us…” The look she gave me was so pleading I smiled…

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Back from honeymoon…getting right to business!

Hey fellow service industry folks! As we all know the worst part about vacation is the fact that it ends! We are back in action and have plenty of new stories to tell! Now that wedding craziness is over expect some new and exciting content! Thanks again for all the support! I know all understand…

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