Tiffany Morales

What do you do when you are immediately seated?

Sit there patiently and wait for the waiter or waitress to ask you for your refreshments.

What is gratuity and how you should figure it on bill?

Gratuity is a tip given to a waiter, it is 10% of your bill.


A la carte- A listing or serving food that can be ordered as separate items, rather that part of a set meal.

A la mode- In fashion, up to date.

How to get a waiters attention:

Raise your hand a little when they are near you.

What should you do when you finish each course?

  • When you are finished make && "x" with your utensils, if you are finished then make them parallel at the top of your plate. Put your napkin on the plate if its not to messy.

Here are 5 hints that are helpful when you dine:

  • Dress appropriate
  • Use manners
  • Don't put your elbows on the table
  • Chew with your mouth closed
  • Don't talk with your mouth full