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Updated 3 days ago

Show me the money... - 29 Replies

I've been in the restaurant industry now for 10 years (bartender for 5 years), and have an interview as a banquet server coming up. I've never really...


Updated 20 days ago

when asked what side do you clear from and what side do you serve from what does this mean? - 11 Replies

Always start with the lady guest to the right of the host, then continue clockwise around the table.


Updated 2 months ago

banquet serving jobs - 9 Replies

I own a temp agency that provides hospitality staffing to banquet centers, hotels and universities. Our rule for hiring IS: experience is a plus but...


Updated 3 months ago

Who's better, restaurant waiters or banquet waiters? - 18 Replies

Been working banquets for a hotel for 4 years and currently work in a restaurant as a side job. A lot of this is accurate, but as far as who is...


Updated 4 months ago

I don't understand how a banquet server can get $10.00 and no gratuities for all the work we do. - 32 Replies

The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

gixerkiller in Gardena, California

Updated 13 months ago

side tipping - 1 Reply

I work as a banquet server. And worked a event for appropriately 40 people. Today I was informed the client left a cash tip. So, I call my...

jkim369 in Derwood, Maryland

Updated 29 months ago

Applying for Banquet server but think hair color and style will be a problem - 1 Reply

I've worked in at a restuarant for almost two years and have a lot of related customer service positions that would help make my experience look more...

dbrown72 in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 29 months ago

serve times - 13 Replies

Hi all...anyone have a clue as to how long is should take 7 servers to serve a plated meal for 200 people??? Let me an hour and 15...

Larry in Orlando, Florida

Updated 39 months ago

Starting out... - 5 Replies

How did you get your start doing banquet server work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...

Larry in Orlando, Florida

Updated 39 months ago

Banquet server advancement opportunities - 2 Replies

Currently I work at my uncles gas station as a Manager. I make around 2200 a month. I want to switch jobs because this current job has no...

Larry in Orlando, Florida

Updated 39 months ago

Hourly wage OR lower hourly + Gratuity? - 2 Replies

I work at a big resort here in Scottsdale, AZ as a Banquet set-up. We currently get paid $11/hr starting with no grat. But the Banquet servers on the...

Bethwood in Missoula, Montana

Updated 40 months ago

is it hard to work in Banquet hall? - 3 Replies

i m starting working in Banquet in two days. starting off with cleaning dish then serving. i s hard cuz my friend told me work for week and it was...

Brian Francis Fenlon in Palm Harbor, Florida

Updated 47 months ago

new banquet server - 6 Replies

Hi....I just got a job as a banquet server. The only experience I have is serving during my college break for a week at a country club. My new...

Herman in San Francisco, California

Updated 64 months ago

Banquet serving tips - 6 Replies

I only have experience serving in a restaraunt setting and am trying to break into banquet serving. I was never told to serve from the left and clear...

Bomax in Cocoa, Florida

Updated 82 months ago

Boom or bust? - 1 Reply

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most banquet server...

Bomax in Cocoa, Florida

Updated 82 months ago

Getting ahead... - 1 Reply

What is the best training for becoming a hirable banquet server? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

Bomax in Cocoa, Florida

Updated 82 months ago

Interview Preparation - 1 Reply

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming banquet server interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

Bomax in Cocoa, Florida

Updated 82 months ago

The best part is... - 1 Reply

What do you enjoy most about banquet server work? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...

Bomax in Cocoa, Florida

Updated 82 months ago

To be the best... - 2 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every banquet server must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your banquet server...

scott newsome in Warwick, Rhode Island

Updated 101 months ago

banquetservers - 2 Replies

please help me find a banquetservers schools in broward or dade county area .

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