Servers and signs

Back in October, the NY Times had a piece about restaurants using different hand signals restaurant employees use to communicate. The signals used by the Stork Club’s Sherman Billingsley are below, and at the link you can find examples of the signs used by Eleven Madison Park.

Also interesting is this WSJ piece about servers learning how to “read” a table to improve service.

Servers and signs

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