7 Things A Food and Bev Server Will Understand

Despite what you’ve heard, being a server is a tough job. As long as you’re sitting in our section, we’re responsible for your happiness and your lives–if you want to get technical.

7 Things A Food and Bev Server Will Understand -- The Palmetto Peaches -palmsinatl.com

Every time I try to leave the service industry, something keeps calling me back. Maybe it’s the money, maybe it’s the family atmosphere or maybe it’s the hundreds of memories the job brings. Every food and beverage job is different, but here are some things the server in your life will relate to.

7 Things A Food & Bev Server Will Understand

  1. When you tell guests to enjoy their meal and they respond, “You too.”

    #AwkwardAF

  2. Table: *reads menu for 20 minutes* So what all do you have?

    Me:7 Things A Food and Bev Server Will Understand -- The Palmetto Peaches

  3. Explaining to your friends that lunch breaks don’t exist.

    LOL, what’s a break?

  4. Doing the math when a table leaves the total amount without specifying the tip.7 Things A Food and Bev Server Will Understand -- The Palmetto Peaches -palmsinatl.com

  5. Blaming the Back of House staff when you’re in the weeds.

  6. Knowing “in the weeds” isn’t a drug reference.

    I pinky promise it isn’t.

  7. That moment when you’re ready to checkout, and remember you have side work.7 Things A Food and Bev Server Will Understand -- The Palmetto Peaches

Are you a food and bev server? Comment below with anything you’d add to the list!

Ace Siggy--The Palmetto Peaches