Table Manners & Etiquette
Avoid Common Etiquette Blunders in Restaurants
Learn the proper etiquette of dining out and avoid common mistakes.
Table Manners and Dining Etiquette
Before dining with friends or coworkers, know the proper table manners.
Know the proper etiquette of buffet dining.
Casual Dining Etiquette
Learn and follow proper etiquette guidelines for casual dining.
Tea Party Etiquette
Learn the proper etiquette for hosts and guests at a tea party.
Finger Food Etiquette
Know what foods you may properly eat with your fingers and which ones require utensils.
Proper Etiquette for Handling Mealtime Mishaps
Even if you know proper table manners, you have probably experienced at least one mealtime blunder. Learn the correct way to handle mistakes and accidents during dinner.
How to Use Utensils at a Formal Dinner
Learn the proper use of utensils during a formal dinner.
Common Courtesies During Cold and Flu Season
Follow rules of common courtesy during cold and flu season to prevent spreading germs.
Proper Etiquette for Tipping
Offering a proper tip to your waitstaff, hairdresser, mover, baggage handler and other service people will let them know how much you appreciate what they do.
Frequently Asked Questions About Restaurant Etiquette
Answers to frequently asked questions while dining out.
In Whose Name Should a Restaurant Reservation Be Made?
Know the proper etiquette of making a restaurant reservation.
Who Gives the Order to the Server in a Restaurant?
Learn the proper way to order in a restaurant.
What Do You Do With a Loaf of Bread That is Served Uncut in a Restaurant?
Know what to do when you receive an uncut loaf of bread.
What Should You Do With Paper and Plastic Condiment Wrappers in a Restaurant?
Know what to do with condiment wrappers in a restaurant.
10 Quick Etiquette Tips for Social or Business Dining
Cheat sheet with quick tips for dining in a social or business setting.
Business Lunch Etiquette for the Host
Follow proper etiquette when hosting a business lunch.
What Should I Do If I Receive A Formal Dinner Invitation?
What is the appropriate response to a mailed or telephoned dinner invitation from either a friend or acquaintance.
Tips on how to use your napkin when you are dining.
Dining Etiquette Tips
Quick answers to dining etiquette questions.
10 Great Tips For Teaching Kids Manners
Help for the parent who wants to have children who are mannerly.
Find out more about what etiquette is, why it is important, and how it affects your every day life.
7 Mealtime Etiquette Tips
Seven mealtime tips for parents who want to encourage their children to use manners.
Business Lunch Etiquette for the Guest
Follow these etiquette tips if you are invited as a guest to a business lunch.
Dinner Conversation Etiquette
Learn the proper things to discuss and what not to discuss at the dinner table.
How Do You Get the Attention of Your Server in a Restaurant?
Know the proper way to get your server's attention.
Is It Ever Appropriate to Apply Makeup in a Restaurant?
Learn appropriate etiquette at the table.
Is It Good Manners to Request a Bag or Box for Leftovers at a Restaurant?
Learn the proper way to request a container for leftovers at a restaurant.
What is the Best Way to Complain About Food or Service at a Restaurant?
Learn the proper way to complain about food or service at a restaurant.