Restaurant hosts provide a first point of contact for customers as they arrive. Their responsibility is to greet customers and ensure that they are seated properly.

A resume for a restaurant host will need to contain customer orientation and hospitality skills.

Let us see how a resume for restaurant host/hostess position can be written effectively.

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Restaurant Host Resume Example


Cyril Cabb

6 Main Street | South Port, CT 55242 | (000) 933-9339 | Email

CAREER OBJECTIVE: Energetic, customer-focused seeking a position as a Restaurant Host with Omni Yummies utilizing exceptional hospitality and communication skills to create and maintain a positive image of the restaurant.

• Over four years of demonstrated experience as a Restaurant Host
• Exceptionally familiar with greeting and seating protocols in a restaurant setting
• Hands on experience in maintaining a positive liaison with patrons and new customers
• In depth knowledge of serving procedures
• Proficient in ensuring customers’ orders are well coordinated and accurately served

• Managed large scale corporate lunches at the restaurant by providing excellence in hospitality services
• Awarded Employee of the Year following customer feedback regarding exceptional attitude and customer oriented service

May 2011 – Present
Berrylicious – South Port, CT
Restaurant Host
• Greet customers as they arrive and bid farewell as they leave
• Seat customers according to choice and availability
• Present menus and take orders
• Relay order to the kitchen staff and ensure it is served efficiently and accurately

Feb 2008 – May 2011
Avari – South Port, CT
• Cleaned work areas and tables
• Filled drinks as and when necessary
• Assisted in menu planning when needed
• Resolved customer complaints
• Prepared beverages
• Collected payment from customers

South Port Public School, South Port, CT – 2007
High School Diploma

• Excellent customer orientation
• Able to work on foot for long hours
• Proven ability to multitask and resolve complaints
• Able to work efficiently while unsupervised
• Exceptional written and oral communication skills