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Grooming & Hygiene Guideline for Servers

December 17, 2009

Hospitality is such a professional service where each & every staff has to maintain hundred percent professionalism with pure grooming and hygiene. Here are some tips for every waiter to maintain grooming and hygiene:


  1. Daily Shower has to be taken-this is must.
  2. You should be well uniformed, well fitting, spotless.
  3. Pay especial attention to your hands. Keep it clean. Always wash your hand after going to toilet or smoking or touching anything.
  4. Shoes should be well polished, comfortable, clean, conservative and neatly designed.
  5. Male waiter and servers should be well shaved.
  6. Females should use light makeup.
  7. No excessive jewellery should be used. Ear rings may be allowed but it will depend on organizational policy.
  8. Use soft aftershave and perfumes. Do not use strong one which could distract guests.
  9. Avoid bad mannerisms like scratching your face, making sounds by your fingers, showing bad signs, cleaning nose, fingering through hair etc.
  10. Try to have nice deep sleep to keep yourselves fit for your daily work.
If you really make a habit to performing all these at regular basis then it will be very easy to feet yourself for hotel industry and at the same time you will have a decent healthy life.

{ 13 comments… read them below or add one }

1 M.Anthony raj August 10, 2018 at 12:49 pm

Please Send me all about your grooming Servers.
Thank You


2 angel acosta November 9, 2016 at 12:35 am

dont you think times have changed with the shaving thing.
i think that if yiur facial hair is nice and cut back , it doestn limit you from your knowledge at work.


3 Hotelier Tanji November 10, 2016 at 12:49 am

We are talking about standard that matches everyone’s taste


4 Anitha January 6, 2016 at 11:40 am

Send us a copy of Grooming and Hygiene guideline for server


5 Hotelier Tanji January 10, 2016 at 12:27 pm

Why should we?


6 Pangster April 10, 2012 at 8:42 am

i need more information about why that all hotelier have to follow thestandard grooming and appearance for their hotel.?


7 mohammed ahemad January 26, 2012 at 6:29 pm

am ethiopia i have not ability to buy. please free me the refrance of grooming guidline of server.thank you to assist me


8 Hotelier Tanji January 26, 2012 at 6:58 pm

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9 Krishna Acharya December 18, 2011 at 6:57 pm

I’m regular viewer of this blog and so happy to learn it.


10 veron balicuatro July 23, 2010 at 11:16 pm

Please send me a copy of your articles all about grroming for food servers.thank you!


11 uripbintoro January 18, 2010 at 9:41 am


please send to me file Guideline for servers for safe food handling.

thank you for your attention.



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