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What do you do if you get a bad table?

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What do you do if you get a bad table?

AmblerGirl | | Jul 27, 2008 05:59 AM

Last night, my husband and I went out to a nice restaurant to celebrate a special occasion. We had reservations to sit outside on their patio. The hostess led us to a tiny plastic table that was basically right off of the kitchen, it was barely even on the patio. Because of the noise, smell, and traffic from the kitchen, plus the less than nice view, I asked to move. The only other open table on the paatio was a four top, the hostess tried to dissuade us from moving our table with the logic they wanted to keep it open if a table of four came in. I persisted - in a very nice and not rude at all way. She did move us, but I did overhear her complaining to one of the waiters about it. Anyway, my husband seemed mortified. Was I wrong?

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