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Hiring a host/hostess is important and worth careful screening — after all, they are often the first representative of your business that potential customers will interact with. A positive attitude and excellent customer service skills are a must.


  • Answering the phones and book reservations
  • Greeting customers and making them feel welcome
  • Estimating wait time for guests



  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Ability to listen and communicate effectively
  • Strong organizational and motivational skills