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Do I tip the waiters in airline lounge restaurants?

Discussion in 'questions. answers. conversations.' started by Joe smith, Dec 3, 2019.

  1. Joe smith

    Joe smith Reader

    Going on a trip soon and are going to eat at the sit-down part in the United Polaris lounge. I know tipping at the US in restaurants is customary and I am just wondering if you tip the waiters there? Sorry if this is a stupid question but u just don’t know.
  2. MidSouth Skier

    MidSouth Skier Well-Known Member

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  3. OCTinPHL

    OCTinPHL Well-Known Member

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    I recently left $10 after dining in AA's FFD at LAX. I dined at the bar, had 2 glasses of wine, a soda, an app and an entree. Great service. Certainly worth the tip.
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  4. rickyw

    rickyw Well-Known Member

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    I tipped in AA's Flagship First Dining as well, but I had an extended layover in JFK a few months ago and ended up having both breakfast and lunch there. $20 seemed pretty low, but that's all the cash I had in my wallet.
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  5. Gia

    Gia Well-Known Member

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    I tip bartenders in the lounges and waiters when having a meal in Flagship First dining.
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