19 things bartenders wish people would stop doing
When there's drinking involved, your bad habits tend to be amplified.
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For the love of Pete, just stop.
As one bartender told Business Insider, "We are people too. How would you feel if we came to your job and did the things you do to us?"
If you have any sympathy for your bartender, you'd make an effort to do better.
To help you out, we asked bartenders everywhere to share the annoying things they wish customers would stop doing
, and more than 30 were happy to chime in.
Here are 19 things you may not have even known you were doing wrong this whole time.
Not tipping well
Asking for that one drink you had that one time that you don't remember the name ofAdvertisement
Not knowing where you are
Asking for a chargeAdvertisement
Treating your bartender like a robot
Asking, 'What beer do you have?'Advertisement
Spreading your germs
Using your cell phone while orderingAdvertisement
Hitting on your bartender
Not ordering everything at onceAdvertisement
Closing your tab every time you order something
Using a credit card to pay for a single drinkAdvertisement
Expecting free drinks
Asking for 'whatever' and not meaning itAdvertisement
Unless it's kid-friendly, bringing your baby into a bar
For that matter, any obnoxious attempt to get their attentionAdvertisement
Waving to get the bartender's attention
Yelling at bartenders to get a drink made right awayAdvertisement
Clicking or snapping your fingers at them