Ristorante Don Giovannis, is the staple Italian cuisine in Mountain View Area established in 1998. Opened by John Akkaya, owner of Cafe Figaro in Burlingame, and Andiamo In Banca in South San Francisco.
We are looking for a Server who will be responsible for taking orders from and serving food to customers. Duties will mostly include taking food and drink orders and writing them down on order slips, and ensuring that tables are served properly and that all payments are collected.
To succeed in this role, you will need to have a positive attitude and ability work well under pressure with bussers, cooks and other staff. Previous work experience involving customer service in a fast-paced environment is greatly desired. Being a good server requires strong multi-tasking skills, ultimately being able to work efficiently under duress. It is important to establish of hierarchy for managed tasks and know what needs to be done when.
The server position also leaves a lasting impression of the restaurant as a whole, therefore someone who is genuine, humble, and kind is preferred.
- Take food and drink orders from customers accurately and with a positive attitude.
- Write patrons' food orders on order slips, memorize orders, or enter orders into computers for transmittal to kitchen
- Engage with customers in a friendly manner.
- Knowledge of the menu, with the ability to make suggestions.
- Ensure tables are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems.
- Collect payments from tables.
- Prepare checks that itemize and total meal costs and sales taxes.
- Help food preparation staff when necessary.
Rich in ambient style and cuisine Ristorante Don Giovanni is nestled into the heart of downtown Mountain View, on Castro Street. Since 1997 Don Giovanni has offered a taste of fine Italian cuisine in a family friendly atmosphere. With its spacious dining room, extensive wine list & full bar, and large banquet room, the restaurant can accommodate any occasion. From the warm, fresh bread introduction to dessert, Don Giovanni has established its reputation as one of Silicon Valley's best Italian restaurants.