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Room 11, a small, independent, award-nominated restaurant in Washington, DC is looking for a new Head Chef. We specialize in contemporary cuisine and have one of the best beverage programs in the city.
Situated in the up-and-coming neighborhood of Columbia Heights, Room 11 has a dedicated staff and devoted customers. We are open from 8am to 2am, serving breakfast and lunch in a caf? setting and a full weekend brunch and dinner every night of the week. Newly expanded, we have a quality coffee and pastry program that sets the standard for a neighborhood caf?. Our busiest times are evenings and weekends.
Our new chef should be hard-working, dynamic and knowledgeable about changing food trends. Above all, the candidate must be dedicated to collaboration, as Room 11 is a product of an engaged and committed staff. We strive to be a leader in DC?s burgeoning neighborhood dining scene.
Room 11 is seeking an experienced and motivated individual to lead the kitchen team. Individuals should possess fine dining experience and a genuine love for hospitality.
The new chef should be able to understand and appreciate the history and success of Room 11 and be able to take the kitchen to new heights. Candidates should have experience managing a kitchen with several line cooks and dishwashers, ordering from vendors, creating menus, preparing back of house schedules, taking inventory, controlling food costs, etc.