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Restaurant Hostesses are responsible for ensuring that customers of the restaurant are comfortable and happy. Duties included on example resumes of Restaurant Hostesses include opening the cash register each day, answering calls, manning the front desk at all times, and taking and seating reservations. Applicants should be able to list a high school diploma on their resumes, though some employers prefer to see a bachelor's degree, or even sometimes a master's degree, in hotel management or a similar field.

For more information on what it takes to be a Restaurant Hostess, check out our complete Restaurant Hostess Job Description.

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Restaurant Hostess

Supervise and coordinate activities of dining room personnel to provide fast and courteous service to customers.

  • Answer phone calls and schedule dining reservations and arrange parties and special services for guests.
  • Greet guests, escort them to tables, and provide menus.
  • Inspect dining room serving stations for neatness and cleanliness, and requisitions table linens and other dining room supplies for tables and serving stations.
  • Train dining room employees.
  • Schedule work hours and keep time records of dining room workers.
  • Total receipts at end of shift to verify sales and clear cash register.
  • Collect payment from customers.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
22

Restaurant Hostess

Greeted customers upon entry and sat at a table

  • Managed the restaurant seating chart
  • Assisted food servers
  • Maintained the salad bar
  • Ensured restrooms where tidy
  • Bussed tables
Candidate Info
23

Restaurant Hostess

Greeted and seated guests at the same time as monitoring the flow of guests in keeping with seating chart and servers

  • Gave quick and exact information and directions to guests and find out the seating place of guests as per requirement
  • Present menu and hot deals of the day
  • Run waitlist, gauge kitchen, servers and general dining room performance
  • Ensure that requirements for all guests are met; including small children, disabled or food allergic guests
  • Examine and maintain the entrance area, doors, windows in addition to menu covers and inserts
  • Create new settings as per requirements and clear additional settings if not needed
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Mass Communications
Massage Therapist
24

Restaurant Hostess

Warmly Greet and seated guests at the same time as monitoring the flow of guests in keeping with seating chart and servers

  • Run waitlist, gauge kitchen, servers and general dining room performance
  • Ensure that requirements for all guests are met; including small children, disabled or food allergic guests
  • Answered phones, made reservation and took messages and to go orders
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BSN
Nursing Pre
Communication
25

Restaurant Hostess/server/inventory

Assign patrons to tables suitable for their needs and according to rotation so that servers receive an appropriate number of seatings.

  • Take and prepare to-go orders.
  • Operate cash registers to accept payments for food and beverages.
  • Maintain contact with kitchen staff, management, serving staff, and customers to ensure that dining details are handled properly and customers' concerns are addressed.
  • Order or requisition supplies and equipment for tables and serving stations.
  • Perform marketing and advertising services.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
Business
Medical
26

Restaurant Hostess

Responsible for the front of the house at a popular and busy restaurant and bar in downtown Louisville, CO.

  • Seating and coordination of customer placement during active dinner services, live shows, and happy hour.
  • Varsity volleyball captain in high school.
  • Varsity soccer player freshman year.
Candidate Info
11
months in
workforce
11
months
at this job
Mass Communications

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