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Virginias Darling
277 South Washington Street, Alexandria, VA
Virginias Darling hiring Host in Alexandria, VA

Virginias Darling hiring Host in Alexandria, VA

Virginias DarlingMore Info

Full/Part Time • Hourly ($16.00 - $18.00) plus tips
Expired: Mar 23, 2024

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Required Years of Experience

1 year


Job Details

ABOUT THE JOB

We are Virginia's Darling, We are a wine bar & bistro in Old Town, Alexandria. Our menu is an eclectic mix of New American small plates. Our wine list is approachable & focused on female wine-makers. Our cocktails are refreshing & distinct. Our environment is decidedly laid back.

The ideal candidate is passionate about people, possesses excellent communication skills, and has a strong commitment to providing exceptional customer service. As a host at Virginia's Darling, you will play a crucial role in being the first and last impression, and creating a memorable experience for our guests, ensuring their satisfaction, and contributing to the overall success of the restaurant.

What we bring:
- A close knit team of industry professionals striving for the best hospitality we can provide by staying knowledgeable, adaptable & refined in all that we do.
- We are currently closed Sundays & Mondays to allow for two days off in a row for all staff members.
- Paid Time Off for all employees, yes, even part time! 
- Ongoing food, liquor & wine training for team members. 
- No late nights! 

What you bring:
- A genuine passion for the guest experience.
- A professional but welcoming demeanor as the face of the restaurant!  Experience in an upscale casual environment is a bonus (no table length bistro aprons here but we are polished).
- Strong fundamental food, wine & cocktail knowledge. We love the classics!
- Open availability 
- Experience with reservation platforms of any kind (we use Resy and can train you!) 
- A desire to learn and continue to develop skills! We love to promote from within! 
- Ability to stand for the duration of your shift. 

Pay is $16-18/hour plus tips, which average about $80/week.

Please include resume & a bit about yourself when applying. We look forward to hearing from you!


Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly ($16.00 - $18.00) plus tips

Estimated Weekly Tips: $80

Benefits & Perks: Paid Time Off, Dining Discounts


Required Skills

Customer Service

Service Procedures

High Volume Service

Positive Attitude

Teamwork

Communication

Multitasking

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Open since September 2021, we are Old Town’s favorite wine bar. Our menu is an eclectic mix of New American small plates. Our wine list is approachable & focused on female wine-makers. Our cocktails are refreshing & distinct. Our environment is decidedly laid back.

Voted Washingtonians 100 Best Restaurants 2023.
Glowing Washington Post write up from acclaimed food critics.
Voted Taste of Nova’s 2023 best plates