Food Beverage Server Resume Examples & Templates

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Dale Edwards

123 Fake Street
City, State, Zip Code
Cell: 000-000-0000


Food and Beverage Server with experience working in family friendly and fine dining restaurants. Adept at spending long hours on the floor, taking orders from customers and working with the back of the house to improve the experience that diners have. Specialize in using different point of sale machines to process orders and take payments.


  • Customer service
  • Physically fit
  • Friendly
  • Professional
  • Good communicator
  • Organized

Work Experience

July 2012 to January 2015
Curtis Steakhouse-City, State
Food and Beverage Server

  • Helped customers understand the dishes available on the menu and make necessary changes to those meals based on their dietary needs
  • Used upselling techniques to explain the different wine and alcohol choices available, which increased average shift totals by more than 10 percent

September 2010 to July 2012
Golden Nugget Restaurant-City, State
Food and Beverage Server

  • Utilized upselling methods to increase the average bill amount by five percent
  • Worked in the back of house to produce salads and other cold dishes quickly to increase customer satisfaction rates

April 2008 to August 2010
Fred’s Shake Shack-City, State
Food and Beverage Server

  • Responsible for taking orders at the counter for to go orders and at tables for customers dining at the restaurant
  • Used effective time management techniques to turnover tables during lunch and dinner rushes to increase tips by 16 percent


2008, Company Name, City, State High School Diploma