Gold Coast, Chicago

Booth One is a classic Chicago icon reinvented in the heart of the Gold Coast neighborhood from founder Rich Melman. Drawing inspiration from the legendary restaurant at the former Ambassador East Hotel, Booth One is a modern American restaurant with a vibrant, social dining scene. They are trying to expand their coffee program!


Booth one is hiring Baristas for our dining room team! Baristas are responsible for preparing coffee, espresso, tea and other beverages and collection of payment. Shifts include dinner, weekends, Sundays, and late night; full-time positions are available.


  • Must get along with others and be a team player
  • Must be genuinely committed to ensuring that the overall guest experience exceeds expectations, including greeting guests with a warm, sincere smile and anticipating their needs
  • Must follow all steps of service
  • Must prepare ingredients needed for coffee drink recipes
  • Must be able to perform more than one task at a time, calmly and effectively in an extremely busy and stressful work environment
  • Must be able to work in a confined, crowded space of variable noise and temperature levels
  • Must be able to safely and effectively use and operate all necessary tools and equipment, including knives, coffee makers, grinders, and cappuccino/espresso machine

Salary is based on experience