This article should be renamed Waiter or Waiting staff, and cover this topic from a more gender-neutral perspective. Gender has no bearing on waiting tables, so there's no sense in separate pages.
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Waitresses were female workers who took orders for food and served them in various establishments.
Ace was working as a waitress on Iceworld when she met the Seventh Doctor. (TV: Dragonfire, PROSE: Cat's Cradle: Witch Mark) She briefly worked as a waitress again in London. (AUDIO: Police and Shreeves)
While visiting France in the 19th century, the Eleventh Doctor asked a waitress about Vincent van Gogh. She told him that van Gogh was "mad, drunk and never paid the bills". (TV: Vincent and the Doctor)