Around the world, tipping is known as a time-honored way of thanking a person for his/her outstanding service. In fact, in many cases, it has become the main source of income for people who work in the hospitality industry. Tipping is highly encouraged, especially when a person feels particularly satisfied or even impressed with the service provided. Tipping news is published when celebrities shell out more than usual for the service they have received.
1. $4,000 Tip – Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp, the Pirates of the Caribbean star, dropped a doozey of a tip amounting to $4000, to a waiter at Chicago steakhouse, Gibsons. The waiter who received the tip is Mohammed A. Sekhani, and Depp, as a result, has become the number-one tipper and best celebrity-tipper in the world. On two other occasions, he has even left tips of $1,500 and $2,600 at other restaurants.
2. Charlie Sheen
The famous American actor tipped each of the restaurant employees $200 after his daughter’s big birthday party at a local restaurant. He has even been known to tip $100 at one of the local beauty salons.
3. Julia Roberts
Recently, when Julia Roberts noshed out at Venice eatery having lunch with two of her industry friends, she tipped 100% of the bill to the server in showing her gratitude. It is said that whenever she goes out to a restaurant, she always tips the servers with 100% percent of the bill.
4. David Beckham
You may have heard of generous tippers, but you might not have heard of ridiculous tippers. Beckham left a tip of $1,000 on a bill amounting to $100. He and his teammates were at Joxer Daly’s Bar, celebrating a win over Manchester United and it was there that he left the big tip. One of the waiters said, “David drank only mineral water and signed autographs for everyone who asked. I hugged him so tight and he didn’t mind at all.”
5. Bill Murray
The American comedy actor is very generous in dishing out tips at restaurants. Whenever he goes to a restaurant, he always tips to the total amount of check. Bill Murray is clearly the exception to the rule.
6. Hulk Hogan
Hulk Hogan is always happy to shell out large tips to the servers at restaurants. He not only tips the servers but also takes time to chat with the staff, sign autographs and have photos taken as well.
7. Paris Hilton
Unbelievably, Paris Hilton, the hotel heiress, is said to be one of the most generous tippers at restaurants. She is not only generous in giving the tips in restaurants but also to manicurists, stylists, hairdressers and many other service folks.
8. Drew Carey
It is said that the American comedy actor always leaves $100 as a tip in restaurants. As such, she is considered one the best celebrity tippers by servers at restaurants she frequents.
9. Mike Tyson
No matter where he goes, Mike Tyson is said to enjoy tipping out hundreds of dollars to the service providers.
10. Richard Dreyfuss
This American actor used to have a reputation for being on the stingy side when leaving tips at the restaurants, though recently, it appears that he is in fact quite a good tipper. Once, he even stuck around at a restaurant to help clean up the mess made by his kids during dinner.