Lead Bartender

Gratitude Newport Beach Newport Beach, CA
  • $15.00 - $20.00 Hourly
    + Tips
    + Bonuses
  • Part Time / Full Time
  • Employer Fairly Likely to Respond

As a Lead bartender at Café Gratitude, you are the charismatic energy that emanates gratitude and positivity. You are a brand ambassador who serves up our organic delicious cold-pressed juices, beer, wine, and plant-based cuisine. Your extensive knowledge of both food and beverage sets you apart as a leader. Your ability to quickly and efficiently prepare drinks and graciously serve guests sets the tone for the entire restaurant.  You will be responsible for curating specials and driving a program that offers the freshest ingredients. 

Objectives and Expectations

  • Provide a warm and friendly demeanor to welcome all guests
  • Have extensive menu knowledge, including all of our ingredients and common food allergies
  • Have an understanding of what makes beer and wine organic
  • Quickly and correctly prepare drinks for the restaurant and to-go orders, including cold-pressed juices, smoothies, coffees, teas, elixirs, beer and wine
  • Ability to multi-task while calmly and positively engaging with guests
  • Assist your team members with the upkeep of cleanliness and organization behind the bar, including an understanding of all health code regulations
  • Accurately input orders into the POS and communicate effectively with the kitchen when needed
  • Anticipate guest needs and wants by suggesting upsells, and cross-selling items
  • Have extreme attention to detail when it comes to guest requests and presentation of your workspace
  • Accurately handle cash and credit card transactions
  • Be aware of guest perception by maintaining cleanliness and organization
  • Go above and beyond with your guest experiences so that they leave happy and wanting to come back
  • Radiate positivity and uphold our company values at all times
  • Respect the procedures, standards and training we provide and carry them out knowing it is all to provide the most heartfelt experience possible

Personal Success Characteristics:

  • A personal mission to positively impact the people around you
  • To hold yourself in integrity in all actions you do
  • Ability to work efficiently in a place of gratitude, while helping to bring a community of health and wellness to life for anyone who wants to join
  • To choose happiness, and show others to do the same


  • A commitment to spreading knowledge of organic, plant-based food
  • Desire to continuously learn, and be open to others
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Use of POS systems required
  • ServSafe Food Handler Certificate required
  • Must be able to work with a team in a fast-paced environment with a focus on customer service
  • Dark Denim Jeans
  • Black non-slip, closed-toed shoes


Café Gratitude is a collection of 100% organic plant-based restaurants specializing in gourmet cuisines. We strive to create a menu and environment that supports health and sustainability for both our community and the planet. We practice business through a term we call “Sacred Commerce”, where we provide inspired service, honest and transparent communication, and express gratitude for the richness of our lives. Café Gratitude is our expression of a world of plenty. Our food and people are a celebration of our aliveness. We select the finest organic ingredients to honor the earth and ourselves, as we are one and the same. We support local farmers, sustainable agriculture and environmentally friendly products. Our food is prepared with love. We invite you to step inside and enjoy being someone that chooses: loving your life, adoring yourself, accepting the world, being generous and grateful every day, and experiencing being provided for. Have fun and enjoy being nourished. Welcome to Café Gratitude! Check out our menu and come dine with us. Visit us online and support us.



  ~Love Is Served~

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