In fact, as someone who was a waiter for nearly 9 years, there were loads of customers who came in on phones, said "2 secs" to their mate, ordered quickly, then went back to their call. I wasn't offended in the slightest. |
It's possible to both acknowledge someone and be on the phone to someone else at the same time.
#9700501, By CosmicFuzz Customer refused service whilst on the horn
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