Prepare to be stunned by the latest scandal at Karen’s Diner! A customer’s video exposing a incident of body shaming has ignited a fiery debate online. Although the video mentions they get paid to be mean to customers, one TikTok user believes they went too far.
Rude Staff…as a Dining Experience?
Karen’s Diner, a popular restaurant chain with branches in Australia, the UK, and the US, is infamous for its intentionally rude staff, creating an interactive dining experience.
A Dose of Sarcasm
Customers expect a dose of sarcasm and banter during their visit.
Recording the Unpleasant Encounter
Bec Hardgrave decided to document her visit to Karen’s Diner in Brisbane. But her experience didn’t end on a positive note.
Expressing Her Disappointment
In her video, she expressed her disappointment with the restaurant, recounting the offensive comments and rude behavior she witnessed.
They Insulted Her Looks
According to Hardgrave, the staff at Karen’s Diner made offensive remarks about people’s appearances.
Feeling Hurt and Disrespected
They went as far as telling her friend that she needed to brush her hair, leaving her feeling hurt and disrespected.
Cup Were Thrown at Them
Cups were even thrown at them during their visit! People were sharply divided in their opinions about the incident.
She Shouldn’t Have Eaten There
Some argued that customers should be aware of what to expect at Karen’s Diner and not take offense at the staff’s behavior, with this user saying, “it’s the whole point of the restaurant!”
The Store’s Unique Concept
They believed that those who couldn’t handle the restaurant’s unique concept should simply avoid dining there.
Critics Claim the Staff Went Too Far
Others strongly felt that the staff had crossed the line and were on a power trip, engaging in bullying behavior rather than adhering to the concept of Karen’s Diner, “There’s a difference between Karen’s and bullies.”
Sharing More Details of the Incident
In a follow-up video, Hardgrave shared additional information about the customer who confronted the staff member.
Another Side of the Story
The customer himself commented on her video, explaining his side of the story, arguing that the staff member insulted his receding hairline, which he considered body shaming.
He claimed that she retaliated by throwing water at him.
The video footage shows the customer’s explosive reaction, shouting insults and claiming to have been assaulted. He even threw a water bottle before fat shaming the waitress in an ironic twist!
His Estranged Family Haven’t Been in Touch for 10 Years, But When They Heard About Grandpa’s Windfall They’ve Come Back Asking For Their Share!
A middle-aged man recently took to Reddit to ask for advice when his long-gone ex-wife came to him looking for money. The ironic part was how their lives had flip-flopped over the years. His Estranged Family Haven’t Been in Touch for 10 Years, But When They Heard About Grandpa’s Windfall They’ve Come Back Asking For Their Share!
Her Date Got up in the Middle of Dinner and Left for 20 Minutes, You’ll Never Guess What He Came Back With!
In a recent Country Mornings with Ayla Brown episode, Lori shared a weird experience that she encountered and asked listeners for thoughts. Here’s what happened. Her Date Got up in the Middle of Dinner and Left for 20 Minutes, You’ll Never Guess What He Came Back With!
This Entitled Woman Was Finally Busted for Her Freeloading Antics and Was the First Person to Be Blacklisted by the Resort!
A front desk worker took to Reddit recently to tell the story of the worst customer she’d ever encountered, and it blew up! Let’s take a look. This Entitled Woman Was Finally Busted for Her Freeloading Antics and Was the First Person to Be Blacklisted by the Resort!
Their Upstairs Neighbor Tormented Them for Months, so When They Moved Out They Decided to Get Some Revenge
Anna’s journey through her master’s degree took an unexpected turn a few years ago when she and her friend, both seeking respite from their exhaustive research, secured an apartment near a serene lake. Their Upstairs Neighbor Tormented Them for Months, so When They Moved Out They Decided to Get Some Revenge
She Lived With Her Brother and Provided Free Childcare for His 4 Kids, but When He Turned off the Heat It Was the Last Straw
A young woman recently took to Reddit to ask for opinions after she left her nieces and nephews without childcare because her brother wouldn’t heat the house. Here is her full story. She Lived With Her Brother and Provided Free Childcare for His 4 Kids, but When He Turned off the Heat It Was the Last Straw
Featured Image Credit: Shutterstock / L Julia. The people shown in the images are for illustrative purposes only, not the actual people featured in the story.