The Modern Waiter Podcast

The Modern Waiter Podcast

The Podcast For People Interested in Restaurant Service industry. The Modern Waiter Restaurant Podcast fun discussions and interviews relating to the service industry that are relevant to both restaurant workers and guests. Have you ever wondered what your waiter or waitress is thinking? Have you ever wondered how a restaurant works behind the scenes? Perhaps you worked in the service industry and laughed while discovering that all restaurant employees are the same. We have all dined at restaurants many times. The Modern Waiter Podcast helps restaurant patrons enjoy their experience by giving them a look behind the industry curtain. “I want to show the world that a career in the restaurant business can be a legitimate profession.” - Marlon Joseph, Host of The Premier Restaurant Podcast. Restaurant guest, managers, chefs, waiters and waitresses are all represented well by this show. Contact us at https://www.themodernwaiter.com/

Episodes

June 13, 2024 33 mins

Today, we're exploring the types of restaurant guests that every waiter encounters. The hilarious and sometimes challenging world of restaurant service brings us people like the table hopper to the social media enthusiast. You'll get a behind-the-scenes look at the variety of personalities that make working in a restaurant an adventure.

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Welcome to our latest podcast on how to maximize your earnings as a server! After 30 years in the restaurant industry, I’ve discovered the secrets to making a six-figure income as a waiter, and I’m excited to share them with you. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to take your service career to the next level, these tips will help you earn more and enjoy your job even more.

By following these five key strategies, y...

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Discover 10 creative alternatives to the typical "You're Welcome" when someone expresses gratitude. From casual to formal, learn how to respond graciously and keep the conversation flowing smoothly. Whether you're interacting with friends, colleagues, or acquaintances, these responses will help you express appreciation in a variety of situations.

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May 24, 2024 27 mins

On this podcast episode we discuss where restaurants rank among the most popular ideas for first dates. If you are looking to impress your date or just have some fun. Restaurants for dating is tough to beat. We dive into 10 activities for dates and give you insights on each.

Guest: Jordan Glen https://www.instagram.com/jordanaglenn/

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In this podcast episode, we dive into the do's and don'ts of bar etiquette straight our guest from behind the bar. Jordan Glen shares her insider tips will help you make the best impression and ensure you get the best service possible. Whether you're a regular patron or new to the bar scene, discover what bartenders really think about their customers.

In this episode, we cover:

• The best way to get a bartender's attention...

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Dr. Phil guest says he can spot a bad tipper by how they look. Can we all learn that skill? Dr. Phil even puts him to the test.

Does this waiter truly have the ability to spot bad tippers? Recently, there's been a lot of buzz around this claim, so I decided to investigate by reacting to a video where a waiter confidently asserts their ability to discern who will leave a less-than-stellar tip. Join me as I, share my thought...

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As a restaurant waiter, I've seen many solo diners feeling uncomfortable or anxious. But fear not! In this video, I'm sharing my top tips for mastering the art of solo dining without feeling scared or self-conscious. Friend of the show Monica Anisz requested this show topic.  Whether you're traveling for work, simply enjoying some alone time, or embracing independence, these strategies will help you feel confident and...

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Are you ready to move on from your current restaurant job and take the next step in your career? Perhaps you are moving from one restaurant to another. Friend of the show Omar Eraso shares his experience and helps us break down the process of quitting your job into manageable steps. Join us as we explore the steps you need to take to resign from your current position with confidence and transition smoothly to a new opportu...

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Chef Travis brings a wealth of experience and passion to the table, cultivated through his upbringing in Vancouver, where cannabis culture thrived long before its legalization in 2018. In this podcast, Chef Travis shares his remarkable story, from his breakout moment on Masterchef Canada in 2016 to embarking on an extraordinary culinary odyssey, founding The Nomad Cook and introducing North Americans to the art of inf...

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In this podcast we give away restaurant secrets in order to bring you a list of things you should avoid at a restaurant. By the end of the show I will get you to see restaurants through a different set of eyes so you can stop making these 5 mistakes

Plus, stay tuned for a bonus tip at the end. See why savvy restaurant workers avoid these things while dining out.

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Beyond the Kitchen Chef Ashish shares some insights from his chef-owner's journey. We jump into our time machine and revisit pivotal moments in chef’s career. What advice would a successful chef give to their younger self? 

In this podcast episode, find out how Chef Ashish handles moments that have shaped his career. From navigating the challenges of the restaurant to shaping his personal life.

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Have you ever secretly wonderd if your food has been tampered with by restaurant staff? 🤔 We dive deep into the controversial topic of waiters spitting in people's food. 🍽️ Prepare to uncover the shocking reality behind this infamous urban legend!

Join us as we dissect the reasons why a waiter might resort to such extreme measures, explore the truth behind these unsettling rumors, and reveal whether it's actually illegal ...

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Get ready for the ultimate showdown of spirits! Dive into the March Madness Booze Bracket, where we've swapped basketball teams for beloved alcoholic beverages in a thrilling 64-team tournament. From craft brews to classic alcohols, we've organized our brackets into Sipper, Night Time, Day Drinking, and Basic Bitch conferences to crown the ultimate champion of libations.

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🎉 Ever wondered why your birthday celebration at a restaurant might not be as appreciated by the servers as it is by you? In this podcast episode we delve into the hidden realities behind the scenes, as we uncover the reasons why restaurant servers dread your birthday celebration.

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🍽️ Overwhelming Requests: From personalized menus to elaborate decorations, birthday celebrations often come with a slew o...

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🍕 In this video podcast, we delve into the shifts reshaping the pizza delivery landscape. We explore the rise of third-party delivery apps and the consequential decline of our local pizza delivery heroes. From the convenience of app-driven deliveries to the potential impact on community bonds, we dissect the implications of this evolution.

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While many restaurants focus on providing excellent service and quality food to earn positive reviews genuinely, some may resort to tricks or tactics to boost their online reputation.

Here are some common tricks restaurants might use to get 5-star reviews:

*Incentives for positive reviews.

*Fake Reviews

*Fake Accounts

It's important for consumers to be aware of these tactics and approach online reviews with a discerning eye. Re...

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February 14, 2024 31 mins

Skipping the Restaurant Scene is the Smart Move. A successful Valentine's day requires careful planning and perfect execution. Many leave making restaurant reservations till the last minute leaving the restaurant to the perfect execution. Not many restaurants are up to that challenge.  

In this podcast episode we discuss all the reasons why a restaurant may not be the best way to celebrate Valentines Day...

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Step into the exclusive world of private cheffing as Chef Gason Nelson takes us on his journey. Discover the challenges, triumphs, and unique experiences of being a private chef for high-profile clients. From cooking for celebrities to competing on Food Network's "Chopped," Chef Gason shares his passion for food and the intricate details that make being a private chef an adventure.

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  • Gain...
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Whether you're a seasoned server or just curious about the behind-the-scenes of restaurant life, this video is your backstage pass to the tools that make dining experiences unforgettable. Join us as we delve into the 10 crucial items every restaurant waiter needs to carry. These are my indispensable tools that keep the service running smoothly. And later on in the show I reveal the 3 things I absolutely hate buyi...

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January 26, 2024 32 mins

Beyond The Plate a journey into the future as we discuss the trends shaping the restaurant landscape in 2024. From the kitchen to the front of the house, these 12 restaurant trends are set to redefine the way we dine. Whether you're a food enthusiast, industry professional, or just curious about the world of dining, this episode offers an exploration of the trends shaping the future of restaurants in the United States...

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