WWMT - wwmt.com - Search Results The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available. Waffle House refuses to give server generous tipRALEIGH, North Carolina (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - It appears Waffle House has a limit when it comes to tips from customers.On Mother's Day, Waitress Shaina Brown received a $1,000 tip directly from her customer.But Waffle House refused to give it to her because it was left on a credit card.The restaurant says it refunds large tips unless they're paid by cash or check to avoid dispute about charges.But then Shaina got a call last week from a customer, who wanted to remain anonymous. The caller had heard about her problems and wrote her a check directly.Brown now calls the customer her hero.