Top Restaurant Reddit IAmA's The latest Restaurant IAmA's collected from Reddit RestaurantI am Nick Fisher, host and creator of the YouTube webseries Cocktail Chemistry. Let me know your favorite drink, video you'd like to see, or just AMA! Hey guys! This is Nick, the deep-voiced torso and host of Cocktail Chemistry (proof).

My YouTube channel owes a lot of it's success to the Reddit community, and hitting the front page with some of my weird creations has inspired me to keep this side hobby an important part of my life.

My videos range from crazy presentations of cocktails to basic cocktails and fundamentals for those getting started. I've also done some fun recreations of drinks from TV and movies.

Ask me anything about cocktails and spirits, filming/editing on an iPhone, being a YouTuber, or hiding a dad bod with a black button down shirt...

Currently drinking:

9:00am: Pour over coffee with homemade Kahlua and cream

10:55am: Mimosa with fresh orange juice

12:07pm: Amaro Montenegro on the rocks


Hey team, that's gonna do it for me today! I'm off to get lunch and prep for the live chat this afternoon. This was awesome, hope to do it again sometime.



Sun, 28 Jan 2018 0:00:00 EDT
RestaurantIamA Burger King employee Ask me anything! Greetings everyone my name is Ian and 10 years ago next month I flew home from Beijing on BA 38 (

This came up during the recent AMA from a flight attendant so here I am AMA.


Here's the BBC article. There is an interview linked on the right hand side but it appears that the video is lost in RealPlayer hell.

and here's me now hiding from my in laws post Christmas.

Edit: Just taking a little break to watch the Snow Bears show on BBC 1 and the mandatory socialising. I'll be back in an hour or so to answer more questions.

Edit 2: I'm back now

Edit 3: Thanks everyone it's been fun. I'm going to go to sleep now but I'll check back tomorrow in case there are any urgent burning questions left over.

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 0:00:00 EDT
RestaurantIamA former Cold Stone Creamery employee of 2 years at one of the top stores in the country. AMA! Every year since 2011, the United State Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has shared intellectual property (IP) found in the deepest and darkest corners of our 200+ year old archives. This Halloween, join our social media team to talk all about #CreepyIP -- from how it got started, to the magic of searching for old patents and trademarks, to what invention artwork gives us the heebie jeebies.

The late Laura Larrimore – senior digital strategist

Liz ChuuuuUUUUUuuuuuUUUU – social media specialist

Paul “Freak Show” Fucito – press secretary

Paul “Redrum” Rosenthal – acting chief communications officer

Proof: AMA announcement from the official @USPTO account on Twitter

Send us your queries! We'll start answering questions at 9:30am ET.

UPDATE: Bats all, folks! Thanks so much for all your questions today, and have a safe and happy Halloween.

Want to suggest content for #CreepyIP? You can email us anytime at with the subject line "#CreepyIP". Make sure to include the issued Patent or Trademark registration number so we can find the item in our archives.

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 0:00:00 EDT
Request(AMA REQUEST) EMS or Medical staff for the Jack Ass crew Hey. I’m Carol Robinson, a reporter with The Birmingham News and I have worked here since graduating college in 1986 and have been covering crime in Birmingham, Ala. – one of the U.S.’s most violent cities – full time since 1996 with a good amount of it before that as well.

I’ve covered thousands of homicides, a handful of executions, and I have also covered major national stories such as the hunt for Eric Robert Rudolph, (who bombed an abortion clinic in Birmingham) and the disappearance of Alabama teenager Natalee Holloway in Aruba.

I’m pretty much on call 24/7 but when I’m not working I am shopping or hanging out with my dogs, Sam and Maggie. I have a 23-year-old daughter who I raised as a single mom (she was an Alabama cheerleader), and she is now a first-grade teacher. Did I mention she moved back home?


Wed, 23 Aug 2017 0:00:00 EDT
RestaurantIamA Chipotle employee at a store that serves 500+ people daily. I have worked on 4/20, Cinco de Mayo, & July 4th. AMA! I've worked at Chipotle for half a year during opening, rush, and closing shifts. I've worked as a line server, grill operator, and prep cook, so needless to say, I've seen a lot! Ask away!

Edit: Ok guys! That'll be the end of the questions, but I will answer the recipe questions once I know them! Thank you very much for your time, and consider eating at Chipotle!

My Proof:

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 0:00:00 EDT
Actor / EntertainerIamA Singer and Voice actor Megumi Ogata. 歌手、声優の緒方恵美です。AMA! My short bio: I was a freelance writer for outlets like Vanity Fair, The Guardian, Skeptic, and Huffington Post when I was invited to assist a faction of Anonymous that was assisting with the Tunisian revolution. Shortly afterwards Anonymous hackers stole 70,000 e-mails from an "intelligence contracting" firm that had put us under surveillance, thus exposing the Team Themis conspiracy whereby Palantir, HBGary Federal, and other firms with "black propaganda" capabilities had proposed hacking, disinformation, and intimidation of activist groups like Code Pink as well as Wikileaks and even its supporters, including Glenn Greenwald. Although one CEO had to resign, a Congressional investigation was quickly derailed and no one suffered any consequences (despite having planned DOS attacks, the exact thing for which Anonymous participants had been pursued for via heavily armed FBI raids after they took down MasterCard and Paypal websites for a few seconds in protest of their refusal to process donations to Wikileaks).

Thereafter I repurposed my online "think-tank," Project PM, to continue researching these firms and others like them, compiling our research on a wiki called (since moved). The FBI eventually raided my home and my mom's house, with the search warrant listing our website and group as subjects of interest. Thereafter they threatened to indict my mother if I failed to cooperate; instead, I threatened to "ruin" the life of the lead agent, using the same tactics that HBGary Federal CEO Aaron Barr had planned to use against activists with the DOJ's blessing. Separately, I vowed to defend myself against any further raids. The two statements were conflated by the DOJ and used to indict me for threatening a federal agent, which actually requires one to make a violent, non-conditional threat, whereas I'd made one non-violent threat and one conditional threat.

Later, I was charged with 11 counts of aggravated identity theft for having copied and pasted a link from one chat room to another that I believed contained more e-mails, but which in fact included credit cards. I faced 22 years for that link alone, in addition to other charges. The DOJ later had to drop those and other charges, and I plead guilty to one count of internet threats, one of interference with a search warrant, and one of accessory after the fact (I called Stratfor, a company that had been hacked, and offered to help redact any e-mails that could put someone in danger). I was also ordered to pay over $800,000 in restitution to Stratfor.

There are several documentaries covering much of this, including Hacker Wars, We Are Legion, and Alex Winter's 18-minute film Relatively Free, as well as some pretty good articles at WhoWhatWhy and The Nation describing the other plots we uncovered and documented.

While imprisoned, I continued writing, doing a column called The Barrett Brown Review of Arts & Letters & Prison that was later picked up by The Intercept, and for which I won the National Magazine Award for commentary/columns in 2016.

I was released November of last year, and am now preparing a new project, called the Pursuance System, by which to build up a cohesive yet agile network of opposition to criminalize institutions while also helping activists and non-profits to cooperate more efficiently. You can read more about it here.

My Proof: Picture from last week sent to mods here. Here's a live video from my Facebook. Can resubmit that picture as well if needed.

EDIT 5:34 CST I'm going to run down to the store, but will be back in fifteen or twenty minutes to answer more questions.

EDIT Am back, and will continue to answer questions sporadically through the evening.

EDIT 9:00 PM EST I'm going to play some Team Fortress 2 for a bit and relax and whatnot but I'll be back to answer more questions later tonight, and will get to more tomorrow as well.

EDIT 1:53 am EST Well, my Facebook account has suddenly been disabled without explanation, in case anyone's wondering why the link above no longer works.

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 0:00:00 EDT
Restaurant-LiveIamA former manager of Papa John's (2 years) and Dominos (4 months), AMA! In at least six cases since 2001, professed racist "Odinists" have been convicted of plotting – or pulling off – domestic terrorism attacks. Odinism is a perfect fit for a strain of white supremacists and neo-Nazis who think Christianity has been corrupted by outsiders and weakened by passivity. Today’s racist Odinists say it is the only pure religion for white people, one not “mongrelized” by the Jewish prophet Jesus. They see themselves as warriors, ready to reclaim America for the white race and fight against a white genocide, driven by Jews, that has left the greatest country on Earth in tatters.

The story:

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 0:00:00 EDT
RestaurantIAMA Bar owner in Dublin, Ireland on Paddys Day! It's that time of year again! I think this will be my third year doing this. I am the owner of The Thomas House, situated in the historic Liberties district of Dublin. It's paddys day, one of the busiest days of the year. I'm here to answer your questions and keep you up to date on what's happening here. Ask me anything!

Proof at

Ill be posting pictures throughout the day and evening to Instagram at el_bang_gar

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 0:00:00 EDT
RestaurantWorker at Dairy Queen for over 5 years Thanks to you all for such a fun time! If I missed any of your questions you might be able to find some of the answers in my new book, BLITZED: Drugs in the Third Reich, out today!

Mon, 06 Mar 2017 0:00:00 EDT
Restaurant-LiveIamA Lead Waiter at a 4-AAA-Diamond, Michelin-Rated Restaurant. I make over $110k a year. AMA! My short bio: I've been in the restaurant industry for about a decade with five years in fine dining. Graduated from college in a STEM field, but starting salaries couldn't match what I was doing in the restaurant, so I decided to stay a while.

A few years went by and I kept climbing diagonally within the industry and ended up in a high end restaurant with a huge staff and high-end clientele.

I have worked most positions within the front of the house in a restaurant, ranging from food runner, bartender, to manager, hosting, and waiting tables.

It's a unique industry, with really unique people. You end up working with some very driven people and some very lazy people.

Nonetheless, I'm open to any questions about the industry or the fine-dining in general.

My Proof: Provided to the Mods.

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 0:00:00 EDT
RestaurantIamA pizza delivery driver in a big college town. I'm going on year three and I've seen it all. AMA! My short bio: I live in a big college town known for the good football team. Ask me anything!

My Proof:

Edit: Thank you guys so much for the questions! I'm going to sleep now but I'll be back in the morning if you're still interested.

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 0:00:00 EDT
RestaurantIamA retail worker at Krispy Kreme AMA! I am a retail worker at a relatively new Krispy Kreme location. This is my first job and I have worked nearly all positions on the retail side. AMA!


EDIT: Wow, didn't think I would get this big of a response! Thanks! I'm headed off for now, but feel free to drop in your questions and I will try to answer them. Thanks again! :)

Sun, 25 Dec 2016 0:00:00 EDT
Restaurant-LiveIamA McDonalds Employee AMA! My short bio: I've been working at McDonalds (Corporate not Franchise) and have learned alot of neat things about how it opporates and about the food AMA

My Proof:

Edit: I'm not really busy today so I'll be checking it throughout the day and replying (might still say live since i leave window open), but I'll try and get back to everyone Asap, but not gonna be as active as i have been

Sat, 24 Dec 2016 0:00:00 EDT
RestaurantHey Reddit, I Am A Taco Bell employee who works graveyard shifts in a state where marijuana is legal. Ask Me Anything! Hello, I am Dr. Justin McWilliams, an interventional radiologist at UCLA (!

I specialize in using medical imaging (x-ray, CT, etc.) to treat your medical issues in a minimally invasive way, often helping patients avoid major surgery.

Working through a tiny incision, we can do some amazingly powerful things: open clogged vessels, eradicate cancer with ice probes, control life-threatening bleeding, shrink enlarged prostates, ablate varicose veins to make your legs look and feel great, and kill tumors with chemotherapy delivered directly to their blood supply. And that is just a small sample of what we do! More info here:

I divide my time between treating patients and performing medical research. Ask me anything about interventional radiology, cancer treatment, minimally invasive solutions to your medical problems, the world of academic medical research, exciting new technologies in medicine, or anything else!

Proof: News segment I was featured in with more info:

Edit: Hey all, I have to go to angio club (this is like a little club where dorky IR doctors show each other cool cases and drink cheap wine). This was really fun, have never done it before. Planning to come back to answer more questions tomorrow morning at 11 am EST. Feel free to share on your social media so we can generate more fun questions. Thanks everyone! -Justin

Edit #2: Will have to go at 1 pm EST- I am giving a lecture on HHT and liver AVMs at 1030 here in California, and my chairman will be there, so I better be on time. Thanks!

Edit #3: Have to go, but I'll be back when I have time, since I am a little OCD and can't leave questions unanswered, it will haunt me. Special thanks to UCLA resident physician Kevin Seals ( for telling me about Reddit and helping put this together. Reaching out to Kevin on Twitter is probably the best way to get ahold of me if needed. Cheers everyone!

Tue, 22 Nov 2016 0:00:00 EDT
Restaurant-LiveI’m an Australian overnight McDonalds Manager of 5+ years and have seen it all. AMA! My short bio: Hi Reddit! I’m John, a McDonald’s overnight manager of 5+ years. I feel like I have seen all the craziest things you would expect and more. Feel free to ask me anything. I can also answer any questions in relation to running a business, as I do that in my spare time.

My Proof:

Edit #1: Since many people here have asked, the business I recently started is Gym Supplements Box. We make boxes of full-sized gym supplements, giving everything necessary for muscle and cardio workouts.

Working at McDonlads and running a fitness business, yes the irony..

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 0:00:00 EDT