Biggest tip yet in Crosstown tip challenge

Biggest tip yet in Crosstown tip challenge
Xavier fan tips $100 at By Golly's in Milford. (Source: WXIX)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - More UC and XU fans got in on the Crosstown tip challenge over the weekend.

The challenge started at Zip’s Cafe in Mt. Lookout on Jan. 9th when they shared on Facebook a napkin that thanked their hard-working staff with a $1,000 tip, ending the note with “Go Xavier.”

Sunday, they were struck again. This time with a tipper in favor of UC. The anonymous donor signing the biggest check yet with a $1,250 tip writing “UC to the MOON! GO CATS.”

My word! Bearcats came in hot! We certainly weren’t expecting this generosity to come back our way again but we truly...

Posted by Zip's Mt Lookout on Sunday, January 31, 2021

Bellevue Bistro’s staff had a huge surprise Sunday morning with a $1,100 tip. The tipster writing, “It’s going to be a Crosstown Blowout. Go XU!”

Thank You!!! #crosstowntipout #tipoutchallenge #crosstownshootout

Posted by Bellevue Bistro on Sunday, January 31, 2021

At By Gollys in Milford, an employee was tipped $100.

Xavier fan tips $100 at By Golly's in Milford.
Xavier fan tips $100 at By Golly's in Milford. (Source: WXIX)

The tipster wrote, “Milford’s in! Crosstown tip-off. Go XU.”

An employee from Good Fellows, a restaurant and bar in Anderson, was tipped the same amount on a $17.37 bill.

A Xavier fan tipped a Good Fellows employee $100.
A Xavier fan tipped a Good Fellows employee $100. (Source: Daoud, Natalya)

Another Xavier fan decided to tip an employee at Sushinati in Anderson Township $58.00.

A Xavier fan tipped an employee at SushiNati $58 on a $42.26 bill.
A Xavier fan tipped an employee at SushiNati $58 on a $42.26 bill. (Source: WXIX)

This all started when an XU fan left that $1,000 tip at Zip’s Cafe in Mount Lookout.

A few days later, a UC fan left a $1,001 tip at Keystone Bar & Grill in Clifton with this note: “Bearcats up by one.”

Earlier this week, the Musketeers answered the bell with a $1,002 tip at Goose & Elder in Over-The-Rhine. The message on the receipt said, “Hey Bearcats, the ball is in your court. Go XU!”

A Bearcats fan then left a $1,005 tip at Chandler’s Burger Bistro in Delhi with this note: “Cats with the dunk and one, up by 3.”

Bistro faithful, please share... The tip wars continue. One of our regulars, a UC Fan has stepped up and helped our...

Posted by Chandler's Burger Bistro - Delhi on Wednesday, January 27, 2021

An anonymous UC fan also left a $1,008 tip for the wait staff at Arnold’s Bar and Grill Friday.

“Service workers are awesome!” wrote the tipster, following it up with “go UC!”

Ohhhh ohhhhh ohhhhh 👏👏👏 👏 UC! Arnold's is super excited to let everyone know that we were included in the UC/Xavier...

Posted by Arnold's Bar and Grill on Friday, January 29, 2021

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