Wednesday, August 4, 2021
A reader contacted us with a query about restaurant jobs, wondering where his friends could apply. Here’s just a brief list of current opportunities.
▪️ Brew Donkey is hiring a Tour Guide to take guests on visits to Ottawa’s craft beer makers. This is a part time gig of 12-18 hours per week, all happening from Friday to Sunday. The job would suit a performer with a love of craft beer who can engage and entertain tour participants while ensuring that safety comes first.
▪️ The Burbs Pub & Eatery in Kanata is hiring team members. Send resumés to [email protected].
▪️ Métropolitain Brasserie has several openings to fill in the kitchen team. Full and part-time positions are available. They’re offering competitive wages and gratuity sharing.
▪️ Norca Restaurant at Le Germain Hotel has positions to fill in the kitchen and bar areas. Send your resumé to [email protected]
▪️ Oat Couture is hiring in the kitchen, in the bar, and also for a music program lead who can help behind the bar. The café is flexible regarding hours and schedules.
▪️ Strawberry Blonde Bakery Westboro is looking to hire one full time and one part time seasonal baker. Send your resumé to [email protected]com.
Food + Drink Roundup
▪️ Congratulations to the Smoque Shack, which celebrates 10 years this month. There are still tickets for the birthday event at Beyond the Pale next Wednesday (August 11th). The festivities kick off at 5:30pm and include a five course meal of Smoque Shack BBQ favourites, and of course beer pairings. Tickets cost $80 with beer pairings, $65 without.
▪️ This Saturday night (August 7th) spend the evening on the patio at Perth’s Weatherhead Brew Co. where John Dorsch will be playing live from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Reserve your spot by calling 613-201- 2337. 29 Beckwith Street East, Perth, Ontario.
▪️ We'll let the Citizen headline speak for itself in this review: Multicultural fare at Mozaik Street Foodery was a mix of wows and duds
▪️ Copper Spirits And Sights, on top of the Andaz Ottawa Hotel, was just named the second-best rooftop patio in Canada by Expedia. Hotel X Toronto by Library Hotel Collection was voted number one, but on the downside, you'd have to look at Toronto.
▪️ NarCity Ottawa's Epic Taco Map of Ottawa is pretty on point.
Deals of the Day
▪️ Side Door Kitchen, oysters are $2 each and select bottles of wine are half price. The deal is available today (Wednesday August 4th) from 4:00pm until closing. 18b York Street.
▪️ Meatings Barbecue is launching Wine Wednesday tonight, with select whites and reds just $1 per ounce. 5380 Canotek Road.
10% of the The Government of Canada Tourism Relief Fund (TRF) will be dedicated to supporting Indigenous Tourism. Applications are now being accepted by the FedNor and FedDev regional development agencies and include either non-repayable or repayable contributions; non-profit Indigenous organizations are eligible for up to $500,000 in non-repayable contributions. Get more information from Indigenous Tourism Ontario.
We'll see you tomorrow – Martha and Darren
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