restaurant host/restaurant hostess


Restaurant hosts/hostesses welcome customers to a hospitality service unit and provide initial services.

Alternative label

  • front of house hostess

  • restaurant host

  • maître d'hôtel

  • meeter and greeter

  • restaurant hostess

  • front of house host

  • restaurant host/restaurant hostess

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Optional skills and competences



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