• Ask Adam: Do I Need to Tip on Wine at a Restaurant if the Bottle Was Very Expensive?

    9 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    This question has been asked in this column over the years in a variety of ways: Do I need to tip the same percent on a bottle of wine that I do on the rest of the meal? What percentage tip is acceptable for a bottle of wine? Do I need to tip on a bottle of wine at all?
    In every single instance, my answer is the same : If you can afford to order a bottle of wine when you're out, you can afford to tip 20 percent on the bottle, just as you do the food. And if you disagree with me on the 20 percent tip, you probably have never worked in the service industry or have very little respect for...
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