Tag Archives: Aqua

Chain Gets Backlash for Cold-blooded Tipping Policy That Makes Servers Pay to Work

Source: Grub Street NY

Servers in southern England are tearing into their employer for imposing what amounts a literal “pay to play” scheme. To wait tables, Italian chain Aqua allegedly forces servers to pay the restaurant 3 percent of their nightly sales total, no matter what customers tip. Staff took complaints about …

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Sylva Senat to Open Taco Shop at 15th and Sansom

Source: Philadelphia Magazine » Foobooz

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Thanks to HughE Dillon for the rendering of the interior of the new Dos Tacos

Everyone needs a project to distract them from the slings and arrows of daily life. Some people (shoutout to my dad) collect stamps. Others (also, shoutout to my dad) build model trains. And some people, the best people, open taco shops.

According to a tip from HughE Dillon of PhillyChitChat, Sylva Senat (who rose to fame as the illustrious chef at Tashan) is opening Dos Tacos at 120 S. 15th Street (Aqua will be closing at this address) as a side project while ...

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