Food Runner

Eataly Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
  • Depends on experience
  • Full Time
  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401K / Retirement, Ask Us!, Meal Plan / Free Food, Employee Discounts
  • Employer Very Unlikely to Respond

Founded in Italy in 2007, Eataly is the world’s largest artisanal Italian food and beverage marketplace. At Eataly, you can Eat a meal at restaurants or quick-service counters, Shop for the ingredients, and Learn through classes and tastings. Eat Better, Live Better! Eataly is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


A Runner creates a high-quality dining experience in Eataly’s restaurants through timely and accurate delivery of meals as well as the organization and cleaning of tables. Directly reports to the Restaurant Manager. 

  • Greets guests in assigned area; pours beverage as requested; serves bread and olive oil

  • Runs food from the kitchen to guest tables after ensuring each course to be delivered is complete and accurate

  • Runs beverage from bar to guest tables and makes sure water glasses remain filled

  • Removes used dishes and silverware from guest tables between courses and after guests leave the table

  • Maintains cleanliness of all tables and chairs in an assigned service area and resets vacated tables

  • Assists servers when needed and understands food descriptions and ingredients of menu items

  • Performs other duties as required or assigned


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

  • 1+ year of experience in a fast-paced high-volume restaurant

  • Highly organized with excellent time management skills


  • Ability to exert well-paced mobility for periods of up to at least 8 hours in length

  • Ability to stand, bend, stoop, and lift up to 50 lbs. in weight


  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance and Paid Parental Leave

  • Paid Time Off, 401K with company match, Commuter Benefits and Plum Benefits

  • Free staff lunch daily and discounts at Eataly

  • Fun staff classes on products and Italian cuisine

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