These are the Instagram accounts that hit close to home — in a good and funny way.
If the rapid growth of meme and TikTok culture says anything about the human race — it’s that we love satirical content and anything that pokes at the slightly mundane, normalized aspects of life, twisting it into something hilarious. This type of humor has been around forever because it validates our lived experiences and creates a larger connection and sense of belonging, now that we know someone else out there just gets it.
Here’s our roundup of Instagram accounts creating content about industry life that you have to follow. They will not fail in making you laugh, and feel seen — and who knows, maybe they’ll offer you a comical perspective the next time a guest sends back their steak because it’s pink and they asked for medium-rare.
The Daily Expo’s content reads like The Onion, but solely dedicated to the things only a restaurant worker would understand.
Drew Talbert’s page creates satirical reels to portray both FOH & BOH life through a delightfully funny cast, played by himself, in the fictional restaurant “Bistro Huddy.”
Not just a popular # also, a popular meme page covering all humor FOH — this is where to go to see the first wave of any restaurant meme.
Yesterday’s Limes page creates Twitter memes to cover hilarious truths about working in the restaurant industry.
Lady Line Cook, created by Line Cook Hanalei Souza creates kitchen humor and satirical content through memes and reels that only the BOH would understand.