26 Apr '16, 3pm

In Seattle, General Porpoise Does Doughnuts & Coffee, Fast & Slow

Now several months in, Butler is full of praise for the flat tipping model. “We’re part of a restaurant group, so there’s absolutely a restaurant-service mentality overarching this whole service model. Our 10 percent gratuity is split with pastry chef Clare Gordon and her team, the same as the servers and chefs [do] at all of the other restaurants,” Butler says. “The equality between front of house and back of house is what’s important. We’re all one team working together for a common goal of making the best doughnuts and coffee we can, and served with a little warmth and kindness, so that our customers truly enjoy their experience. Happy, well-cared-for employees feel vested in that ideal.”

Full article: http://sprudge.com/general-porpoise-97479.html

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