Barista Cover Letter No Experience

Updated November 23, 2019

So you need to write an entry level cover letter for barista position to accompany your resume and are worried because you have no experience to mention in the letter?

Well, your worries come to the end here!


We offer some useful tips on how to focus on your barista cover letter onto your job-relevant skills and potential to make up for the lack of experience.

A position of Barista is very attractive for beginners as well as experienced professionals.

Similar to a bartender, a barista is responsible for serving coffee/tea and only coffee relevant beverages.

In addition to a customer-focused orientation and familiarity with various coffee brewing techniques and machines, one requires genuine love for coffee and excellent ability to follow coffee brewing instructions to succeed as a barista.


The following is a barista cover letter sample for a candidate having no experience in the field.

This example is suitable for entry-level students and career changers as well. It focuses on barista skills instead of experience.


Barista Cover Letter No Experience


Samantha Marshall
992 Gulliver’s Ave, SoHo, NY 89332
(004) 222-4444

November 23, 2019

Mr. Sheldon Clark
HR Manager
Dean & DeLuca
890 Yorker’s Lane
SoHo, NY 89332


Dear Mr. Clark:

Your job posting for a Barista on caught my eye because my love for coffee and hospitality background matches your requirements almost exactly. I believe coffee making is an art and creation of a perfect cup of coffee never happens by chance.

In the capacity of a barista, I offer the following competencies:

• Exceptional knowledge of latte art
• Remarkable ability to learn and follow recipes
• Well versed with various varieties of coffee beans
• Proficient in different coffee brewing methods including hand brewing

My obsession with coffee making and tasting has led me to experiment with various types of coffee beans, brewed using different techniques. I am ready to bring my superb coffee making skills, customer services orientation, and recipe replication expertise in the role of the barista to Dean & DeLuca.

As you are seeking an exceptionally talented and energetic barista, who is skilled in Latte art with a genuine passion for coffee making, I am your candidate. Please call me today at (004) 333-5666 to set up a meeting date.

Thank you for your time and consideration.




Samantha Marshall


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