Is it better to be a hostess or waitress?
If you want to work in fine dining, it may be better to start in fine dining as a hostess. Generally waitresses make more money since they get tipped out better than a hostesses but it’s also a lot harder work.
How can I be a good hostess?
How To Be The Best HostessAsk for help. Give yourself 25% more time than you think you need. When in doubt: nice smells and good lighting! Invite a few VIPS. Use the 1:3 ratio for cooking. Fill the void. Set boundaries clearly. Invest in a good bottle opener.
How do you train to be a hostess?
Here are some ideas to get started:Open the door for guests. Forget the podium… plant the host by the door and make sure they make eye contact, smile and make a personal greeting.Use names. Sell the wait. Teach everyone to greet guests.
How do you welcome a guest?
There are five best practices for greeting the guests when they arrive:1 Dressing: It forms the first impression and welcoming a guest is just like going on the first date. 2 Smile with a Greeting: 3 A Different Greeting: 4 Offer to Assist Them: 5 Ask Questions:
What should a guest hostess say?
As the Host/Hostess of the “party,” you must make the guest feel welcome. You should provide a cheery greeting, a compliment, and recognize regular customers by name. You should make each and every guest feel “special.” It is up to you to turn our guests on, and make them feel at ease and welcome.
Can hostess wear their hair down?
No, everyone has to wear hair up. Hostesses can wear their hair as they please so long as they are not touching it. Management will ask you to put it up if you cannot keep your hands off it.
How do you seat someone as a hostess?
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