Restaurant Manager Resume Sample

Updated on: September 3, 2016


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Restaurant Manager Resume Sample


Nicholas Chamberlain

789 Ogden Avenue | Bastrop, LA 03200 | (000) 125-5452 | nickcha @ email .com


Summary: Top performing Restaurant Manager with 14+ years’ track record of recruiting, training and supervising restaurant staff to ensure delivery of exceptional customer services. A helpful and courteous individual with a great reputation for exceptional customer service provision in a food service environment. Known for ensuring high performance of the restaurant through analysis and planning of restaurant sales levels and profitability.

• Documented success in managing restaurant budgets in accordance to specified limitations
• Highly experienced in coordinating restaurant operations, specifically between the front end and back end
• Familiar with monitoring compliance with sanitation standards and safety rules and regulations particular to restaurant operations


• Menu Planning • Shift Organization
• Stock Control Management • Budget Administration
• Restaurant Promotion • Cost Control
• Food and Beverage Services • Food Quality Maintenance
• Staff Motivation • Health and Safety Practices
• Cross Training • Vendor Liaison

• Reduced food costs by 65% by suggesting and laying the groundwork for creating own ingredients
• Increased customer base by 50% within a short time period of 6 months through effective marketing
• Implemented a cash management system that significantly reduced chances of cash discrepancies
• Successfully handled 5 events within the restaurant (simultaneously) without a single untoward incident transpiring


Restaurant Manager | 11/2011 to Present
Great Wolf Lodge, Bastrop, LA
• Greet customers as they arrive at the restaurant
• Ensure that patrons are being serviced by a waiter
• Oversee the work of all waiters
• Support staff to ensure that they are working towards customer satisfaction
• Ascertain that all processes, including food preparation and cleanliness are handled according to protocol
• Coordinate work between backend and frontend to ensure seamless delivery of food service to customers

Restaurant Manager | 5/2006 to 11/2011
Peter’s Restaurant, Bastrop, LA
• Recruited, hired and trained waiters
• Supported staff and allot duties to them on a daily basis
• Planned menus according to popular demands
• Incorporated any changes according to customers’ food preferences
• Assisted chefs in developing recipes and provided them with logistical support
• Resolved customers’ complaints in a bid to ensure satisfaction and return business

Head Waiter | 2/2002 to 5/2006
Ruby Tuesday, Bastrop, LA
• Coordinated delivery of exceptional customer services to restaurant patrons by following set food service standards
• Assigned waiters to tables and assisted in taking orders and providing customers with information on menu items and specialties
• Ascertained that work between the kitchen and dining areas is properly coordinated for efficient delivery of orders
• Took and resolved customers’ complaints by following restaurant protocol to ensure recurring business opportunities
• Ascertained the overall cleanliness and maintenance of the restaurant area

Bachelor’s Degree Hospitality – 1996
Bastrop Business School, Bastrop, LA