Wine Waiter / Waitress Wine Waiter / Waitress

Job Summary

  • Ability to recommend a wine or wines to guests to suit the food they have ordered, the occasion and their budget
  • Ensure wine is served at the correct temperature for its enjoyment, in the correct glasses and with suitable ceremony
  • Recommending what wines are included on the wine list, with all the tasting and decisions this involves!
  • Selling and serving liqueurs, brandies and other drinks for after the meal, and cigars
  • Liaise closely with other restaurant staff, so that you are on hand to take drink orders and serve guests at the appropriate time
  • Responsible for briefing restaurant colleagues on the wine list, so that they promote particular wines and can advise customers

Skills required 

  • Knowledge of different wine
  • Customer Service experience
  • Professional and well mannered