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Restaurant Employees — Tell Us What You Wish Customers Would Stop Doing During The Pandemic

The customer is *never* right.

This quarantine has been an incredibly difficult time for those in the service industry, with many losing their jobs and many others forced to risk their lives and health by continuing to work at restaurants in order to make a living.

restaurant with a sign pointing inside saying they're open
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So we want to know, what's the most frustrating part of working in a restaurant right now?

masked server bringing foot away from tables
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Is it customers who push tables together, despite you having painstakingly measured them to be the correct distance apart?


Or is it customers who don't even bother to wear their masks while walking through the restaurant or in the bathroom, when they're not even eating or drinking?


Do you get frustrated that not enough people tip on takeout orders, which might be the only thing your restaurant is offering right now?


Maybe you're just sick of people questioning why you're wearing a mask and giving you a hard time.


Now it's your turn — servers and restaurant workers, let us know in the comments below about the most frustrating things people are doing at restaurants during the pandemic, and you could be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post!