We’re hiring Line Cooks!!

Queen & Rook Game Cafe is in search of great Line Cooks to join us at our new board game cafe in Queen Village, Philadelphia.

**Qualified candidates for the line cook positions must have two or more years of experience as a line cook in fast-paced, high volume kitchens.**

Queen & Rook Game Cafe is an all-day full service cafe with a liquor license and 1,000 board games. Our menu focuses on plant-based small plates and international appetizers. We strive to keep people coming back for more with delicious, creative twists on classics; sourced as local as we can, and with a low impact on the planet. We will be using international ingredients and influences from around the world, so an expansive palate and an open mind is good too. 

Proper food handling and sanitation procedures must be followed at all times. A valid Serve-Safe certification is required, but can be obtained prior to starting. Proper and safe use and maintenance of all kitchen equipment is mandatory.

Full time and fulfilling position with definite chances for advancement as we grow our brand! Full time position eligible for health insurance plan and other benefits.

Duties include:

– Prepare food to order as specified by the Chef.

– Accurately follow recipes.

– Operate, maintain, and properly clean kitchen equipment.

– Pre-service prep to set up and stock stations with all necessary supplies.

– Organization of kitchen areas including your station, walk-in, and dry goods pantry.

– Stock, date, rotate, and check temperature of products.

– Follows all safe food handling procedures.

– Attention to all allergy and customer requests.

Applicant should have positive energy, be professional and strive for perfection, while also loving a fun environment with a diverse cast of characters who will rely on you and will be relied on by you.

Preference given to Cooks with experience in plant-based or vegetarian cuisine, or who are eager to learn it.  


Email your resume, and references to: info@queenandrookcafe.com  Note “Line Cook” in the subject line. Applications accepted on a rolling basis until filled.

Queen & Rook Game Cafe is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, ability, ancestry, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.