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Ryan Anglin in Hanover, New Hampshire

Updated 1 month ago

I don't understand how a banquet server can get $10.00 and no gratuities for all the work we do. - 41 Replies

I work at Old HICKERY GOLF COURSE in st. charles and i only make $10.00 an hour and no gratuities,we set for all sorts of events,fold napkins,polish...

Jane in Birmingham, Alabama

Updated 1 month ago

Who's better, restaurant waiters or banquet waiters? - 20 Replies

Restaurant waiters think they are the only "true" waiters. Banquet servers think they're better because they can handle more covers. Who's better?

Elena Notmylastname in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Just recieved a collective agreement booklet with my work and an union. Tip or no tip??

Really confused if I'm getting gratuities as a banquet server at my new job. I'm getting paid by the starting wage at $13.35/hr (min. wage is...

Yellow Rose in Marion, Texas

Updated 10 months ago

serve times - 15 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...

Rich in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 12 months ago

Show me the money... - 32 Replies

What are typical banquet server salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this...

Jennifer Stevens in Long Beach, California

Banquet Serving atg $10.00 an hour? Preposterous!

You are either working for a temp agency which is the worst way to go-- low wages & excluded from tip pool, or, you are working for a very greedy...

mharrington in Beaverton, Oregon

Updated 16 months ago

when asked what side do you clear from and what side do you serve from what does this mean? - 10 Replies

when setting a tale where should the salad fork be placed?

Carla in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 18 months ago

banquet serving jobs - 9 Replies

Most of the ads I see for banquet servers say they want experience how do you get that?, if no one will hire with out it?

gixerkiller in Gardena, California

Updated 29 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 45 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...

Larry in Orlando, Florida

Updated 56 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 56 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 56 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 57 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 63 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 81 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 99 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 99 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 99 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 99 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 99 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 117 months ago

banquetservers - 2 Replies

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

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