Standard Fare is West Berkeley’s acclaimed restaurant (top 100 Chronicle Restaurant 2019) serving fine dining, quickly done. We offer a small, eclectic, daily changing lunch and breakfast menu featuring the best seasonal ingredients the local markets offer. Everything is made in house with critical attention to flavor, execution, and presentation. We are a tight-knit team that works hard, fast, and efficiently. Meeting our, and our customer’s, high expectations of delicious food, quickly served, and beautifully presented is a daily goal. Gracious hospitality is the norm both with our guests and each other.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, curious, experienced cooks who will enjoy adding creative input, focus, detail, and organization to our daily fare.
The schedule is 5 shifts a week, 8:15 am-4:15 pm weekly. Salary is dependent on experience.
The folks who come to Standard Fare to eat and drink are an amazing group of makers, doers, and helpers in the community. They come not only for a meal, but also for the dedicated, friendly service and the incredible culinary experience we showcase in our open kitchen. Standard Fare is committed to an ideal beyond just the food we make: we strive to always consider the ethical and political implications of our food, using ingredients that are impeccable, environmentally friendly, and sustainable to the amazing people who eat and produce them.
o Experienced: Have at least 1 year restaurant or cafe experience
o Passionate: Have a deep love of food and local produce o Dedicated: Love to work hard and take pride in a job well done
o Outgoing: Love working with people and providing great service
o Thoughtful: Care about contributing to a positive and collaborative work environment.
o Growth oriented: Interested in improving, learning, and sharing, and always open to new ideas and critical feedback
We strive to create an environment where people of all genders, POC, LGBTQ+, immigrants, and absolutely anyone feels safe and supported. Staff are encouraged to share any experiences that make them uncomfortable and suggest any changes that would improve the welcoming environment of Standard Fare.
Standard Fare is West Berkeley's answer to beautiful, delicious food prepared fresh daily from locally-sourced organic ingredients.