Restaurant Tipping

Which Canadian City Has The Most Generous Tippers?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.28.2014 | Canada Living

Perhaps it's the gorgeous view of Parliament Hill, or the appetite they work up on all those amazing hiking trails. And we're not even going to mentio...

15%? 20%? How Much Should We Tip Next Year?

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 12.30.2013 | Canada Living

In 2014, look for the ongoing dialogue on North American tipping culture to reach a tipping point, as both restaurateurs and patrons consider putting...

Waiters Shouldn't Be Paying For Their Bosses' Mercedes

Michael Prue | Posted 06.18.2013 | Canada Business
Michael Prue

In 2010, we learned of an egregious practice of many restaurant owners, both chains and sole-proprietorships, where employees are forced to hand their tips over to management, prompting me to introduce a Private Members' Bill to address the problem. We are determined to see that workers are protected.

Time To Ban Employers From Taking Servers' Tips: NDP

CP | Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Ontario's labour law should be updated to stop restaurant and bar owners from forcing servers to turn over part of their tips, New Democrat ...

Just How Much Should We Be Tipping Anyway?

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Everybody's got their two cents' worth on tipping.Whether tapped out on tipping or generous with gratuities for food and drink, patrons and...

NDP: Stop Restaurants From Skimming Tips

CP | Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.11.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - It's time the Ontario government prohibited bar and restaurant owners from taking a portion of the tips left by customers for waiters, waitr...

How Much Do You Tip? One-Third Leave Nothing For Bad Service

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.12.2012 | Canada Living

Tipping for service is almost a reflex in North America -- people add 15 per cent to the bill automatically, for anything from restaurant tabs to hair...

To Tip Or Not To Tip?

The Huffington Post Canada | Karolina Weglarz | Posted 01.17.2012 | Canada Style

We've all experienced this quandary: we swipe our credit card after stepping out of that salon chair and debate whether to leave a tip... or not. And ...