Restaurant 101

Restaurant 101

Restaurant 101: What does a Runner/ Expo Do?

While dining out you have probably heard the terms “Expo” and “Runner,” but have you ever wondered what those words mean in a restaurant setting? Essentially, the food runners (a.k.a Runner) and Expediter (a.k.a Expo) make sure that all your food comes out at the same time and in a […]

Restaurant 101

Restaurant 101: What does a Server do?

The basics: A server greets your table, advises of any specials, and menu items that are not available this evening.  They will typically take a drink order first, then try to take the order for first and second courses at the same time, to keep your service smooth and prevent […]