To have great table service etiquette, it’s important to ensure your guests’ tables only contain what they need for each meal and that you clear any mess away.
But this has to happen in an unobtrusive manner, otherwise, you are interrupting your guests more than you’re helping them! Learning how to tread this fine line is one of the delicate skills a server has to possess.
Hospitality consultant and educator Kate Edwards shares her expertise on the topic in this online lesson on table service etiquette. Ensure you follow these rules when your guests are seated.
What you'll learn in the Table service etiquette lesson
- Table clearing etiquette between courses
- Tips for politely clearing tables mid-meal
Who the Table service fundamentals course is for
Servers, it’s time to learn the skills you need!