Server redirects here; for the sports position, please see server (sports).
A waiter or server was a person employed in a bar or restaurant who took and served food and drink orders. A female in this occupation was generally known as a waitress.
In 2268, Deep Space Station K-7 employed at least two waitresses, one a blonde, the other a brunette. (TOS: "The Trouble with Tribbles"; DS9: "Trials and Tribble-ations")
Edouard served as waiter at the Café des Artistes in Paris on Earth in 2342. (TNG: "We'll Always Have Paris")
In 2365, William T. Riker told Ziggy to give some of the tip money to the cocktail waitresses. (TNG: "The Royale")
In 2366, Katik Shaw was a waiter at the Lumar Cafe on Rutia IV. He later witnessed the abduction of Doctor Crusher. (TNG: "The High Ground")
Later that year, Vice admiral Haftel seemed aghast at the thought that Lal, an android "capable of running over sixty trillion calculations per second" was working at Ten Forward as a cocktail waitress, despite Jean-Luc Picard's defense of the idea. (TNG: "The Offspring")
Geordi La Forge once remembered an Andorian waiter who was unable to fulfill his job in a restaurant on Risa. (TNG: "The Mind's Eye")
In 2368, the Ferengi Omag shouted for a waiter to get him more napkins while eating at a bar on Qualor II. (TNG: "Unification II")
Q masqueraded as a Bajoran waiter briefly on Deep Space 9 when he tried to prevent Doctor Bashir from dating Vash. When Q told Bashir to stay away from Vash, Bashir told him "My god, you're an impertinent waiter." (DS9: "Q-Less")
One of the Wadi served as waiter while appearing in a shap of the game Chula, which was dressed like a cocktail party. (DS9: "Move Along Home")
Ben was a waiter who served in Ten Forward in 2370. He was a friend to Taurik, Sito Jaxa, Sam Lavelle, and Alyssa Ogawa. (TNG: "Lower Decks")
When the staff of Quark's went on strike in 2372, Quark replaced them with holographic waiters. (DS9: "Bar Association")
Vic's Las Vegas Lounge had a number of waiters. In 2375, one was told by Tony Cicci to return a cheesesteak and to get him a new one "and I don't care if you gotta fly to Philadelphia to get me one." Cicci also hired Ezri Dax as a cocktail waitress. (DS9: "Badda-Bing, Badda-Bang")