Best of Boston

BEST Waiter

2005 BEST Waiter

Terry Johnson, Aujourd’hui


An excellent waiter is one you hardly notice as he deftly reads the mood of the table, answering questions, offering suggestions, and slipping silently into the background. But we certainly noticed Terry Johnson. He fits the description to a T,… read more»

2004 BEST Waiter

David Gethman, Radius


Memorable, first-rate wine and dining service isn’t just about memorizing the rules of etiquette, but also reading the mood and needs of the table you’re serving. David Gethman at Radius has mastered this skill. He knows just when to approach… read more»

2003 BEST Waiter

Mark Edwards, The Federalist


What makes a great waiter? At a restaurant like the Fed, it’s one who is friendly but not intrusive, informative but not obsequious. Mark Edwards has these admirable qualities and more, which is why he’s not just the best waiter… read more»