Hadith on Servants: Eating, sharing food with servants

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When one of your servants brings your meal and you do not sit with him, let him have a portion or two as he prepared it himself.

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 2418

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari

عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ إِذَا أَتَى أَحَدَكُمْ خَادِمُهُ بِطَعَامِهِ فَإِنْ لَمْ يُجْلِسْهُ مَعَهُ فَليُنَاوِلْهُ لُقْمَةً أَوْ لُقْمَتَيْنِ أَوْ أُكْلَةً أَوْ أُكْلَتَيْنِ فَإِنَّهُ وَلِيَ عِلَاجَهُ

2418 صحيح البخاري كتاب العتق باب إذا أتاه خادمه بطعامه