new at 11 Mac and Bob’s restaurant in Salem will declare bankruptcy but stay open all because of tipping the dishwashers the popular restaurant in downtown Salem posted the information on its Facebook page along with the GoFundMe account to raise money here’s what happened the restaurant requires its servers to tip dishwashers as they might bartenders and hosts but a former sous server is suing in a class-action lawsuit saying the practice was wrong and now the restaurant has been told that it may have to pay through a complicated formula a hundred and fifty-six employees a total of more than a million dollars back and Bob’s will seek bankruptcy protection but will stay open we’ll have more on this story tomorrow on 10 News