This post was most recently updated on March 15th, 2019
10. Watch out for 12.5% service charge
Most restaurants and bars in London add on a 12.5% service charge to your final bill, especially in the higher end or touristic areas. Although, this charge is optional but it’s expected to be paid unless you had the worst service. When ordering food from restaurants or drinks from bars, always consider 12.5% on top of your order to avoid embarrassment especially when you are on a tight budget.
And Bob’s your Uncle! Or rather, there you have it!
With tons of amazing places to visit, a prospective trip to London can be seriously overwhelming. But with these tips, I hope you will have a more enjoyable and convenient trip.