Were they hiring? "Everyone thought she was joking, but she was dead serious!" says an eyewitness, adding that Spears asked to speak to the manager.
As the Les Deux boss fielded her inquiry, Spears diligently took notes. "She looked through her calendar and said that she couldn't do it 'this day, this day or that day' because she has her kids," says the insider.
"But she asked if she could begin the following Saturday."
Spears did indeed arrive at the club on Saturday, July 14. Unfortunately, none of the higher-ups were there to follow up with her.
But why would an international pop star ever want to work as a waitress? It was all about the uniform (a red corset and tight black skirt), says a club source.
"She was really excited about wearing the outfit, but she asked the Les Deux employees if she could make her own ensemble."