Originally Posted by karliejai
A good server would be able to read the person that you are and make suggestions/recommendations, answer questions that you have about the food/drinks/ingredients, anticipate your needs. Try that with an iPad.
They do that... Without a tip. If you offer them a tip, they'll be insulted.
Good service is part of the job requirement. I tip well but still think tipping is retarded if it's socially expected... Just say it's a service fee and add 20% It's like taxes. Don't write me a ticket for public safety, just charge me a speeding tax.