Survey: More Than One in 10 Diners Have Skipped on Bill
QikServe, a mobile order and payment specialist, reveled that more than one in 10 of consumers admit to having left a restaurant, café or bar without paying. The statistic was discovered as part of a survey about customer service in the hospitality sector.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, the QikServe survey of restaurant-goers found that 90 percent had withheld a tip for a variety of reasons, but the same study revealed that 12 percent of the same group had skipped out on paying a bill completely.
More than 50 percent of those who admitted to leaving without paying gave the reason as either