10-Things-to-Say-to-a-Waiter-that-Can-Ruin-a-Date-MainPhotoMany times the side dishes make the meal; in fact, delicious accompaniments are becoming more and more important, making the main course somewhat obsolete. If when Thanksgiving rolls around you serve yourself a small bite of turkey just so you can load up on the sweet potatoes and stuffing, you’re not alone. And it’s not just a trend with home-cooked meals…side dishes are taking the culinary world by storm.