Ah, dining out. One of the simple joys in life. No need to futz over the stove or fiddle with preheating the oven - everything is taken care of. Just sit back, relax and ... wait, did you say relax? Too bad your restaurant compadre is a total buzzkill.
We polled our friends and colleagues about their dining Debbie Downer pals, then kicked backed and watched their complaints roll in.
Here's what they had to grumble about.
The Top Chef judge
The competitive non-eater
The on-the-side fiend
Good golly, Miss Molly! These folks have divulged their dining dislikes, now it's your turn. Got a friend who’s a pain in the bum to eat with because of their over-the-top demands? The comment therapy lounge is now in session.