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Restaurants — where the customer isn’t always right

October 21, 2021 • By Dennis Beaver 

Thinking of taking your staff, clients or family out to a nice restaurant?

Before going, “Please be aware that COVID has not only brought about short term challenges to dining out, but long term issues which will not be to the liking of some patrons,” says Paul Paz, Portland Oregon-based professional career waiter, author and hospitality consultant since 1980.

We have all seen how the restaurant scene has morphed into something unrecognizable, “And it is so sad, as over my many years as a career waiter, I’ve seen just how consistent and stable a focal point for the community restaurants have been.

“Today customer expectations are not even close to what can be delivered. The philosophy of ‘The customer is always right,’ has been replaced with something that can lead to a perfectly miserable restaurant experience…click here to read more