Head Chef


City of London£50,000 annual salary plus opportunity for up to 20% bonusFull time

Lantana are a collection of Australian-founded restaurants in the heart of London. We are famous for our brunches but are incredibly proud of our entire Australian-inspired menu, not to mention our speciality coffee!

We care deeply about our customers and our teams, and this has created a very special culture within the business; we would love to tell you more about it!

We are currently recruiting for a Head Chef to join us; could it be you?

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Recruiting, motivating, training and retaining your dream team!
  • Leading and managing shifts in a controlled but relaxed way to set the tone of the kitchen
  • Cooking and plating our delicious food with a keen eye for detail
  • Taking accountability for keeping customers happy, everyone safe, and the finances on point
  • Working closely with your GM to unite restaurant and kitchen teams to work seamlessly together

What We’ll Be Doing In Return:

  • Offering a quarterly performance bonus of up to 20% of your salary
  • Paying overtime!
  • Developing your skills for whatever your future career might be; with us or elsewhere
  • An extra day off on your birthday (or the day after….)!
  • Serving team meals that are always from the menu
  • Providing an annual CODE app subscription
  • Giving 50% discount in any of our restaurants
  • Enrolling you onto the Hospitality Action Support Group
  • Celebrating with you at team parties at least twice a year

You must have proof of right to work in the UK to join us.

Lantana is proud to be a London business and wishes to support the communities that it operates in. It will do this by giving priority to those that live within London or Greater London, which will also have additional environmental benefits.

Lantana values a diverse workforce and believes that people from different backgrounds can bring fresh ideas, thinking and approaches to the way we work. We welcome everyone from everywhere to come and join our team. Please let us know if we can support you in any specific ways to apply to join us.