Originally Posted by Vanity
Curious as to whether or not you guys tip 20% all the time, on all meals. On a $100 dinner, would you tip 20%? Up here in BC, the tax is 12% on the bill plus your 20% tip, that's $32 tip on a $100 dinner. And usually, dinners out with the gf come out to around that much.
I'm in BC and I tip 15% in most cases. Only at a very nice restaurant with impressive service would I tip 20% or more. A lot of people want to tip less these days due to HST, but really HST just goes to the government, not to the restaurant or staff.