Owl Café
September 5, 2023
Apalachicola, Florida
Job Type
Hourly Wage: $7.98 + tips 



Close to everything. But nothing comes close. 

Owl Café is a legendary neighborhood restaurant in the heart of historic downtown Apalachicola. We first opened our doors in 1900 and have been serving hungry and thirsty travelers and locals ever since. Our menus feature fresh, seasonal dishes, serving lunch, dinner and a can’t-miss Sunday brunch along with cocktails, wines and beers. With turn-of-the-century roots, rustic food and wine menus inspired by Florida's rich, sun-soaked waters, we offer a relaxed and warm southern hospitality that's hard to find anywhere else.

Apply today to join us, where everyone is welcome, and it feels like a return home each time you walk through our doors.


Are you ready to be a part of an iconic establishment that delivers exceptional hospitality and experiences?

We’re looking for a dedicated Server who is personable, precise, and hardworking to join our team. As a Server, you will have the opportunity to make a lasting impression on our guests by providing a warm and welcoming experience from the moment they walk through our doors.

We believe in showcasing the best of local and seasonal cuisine, so it will be essential for you to gain extensive knowledge of our menu, allowing you to make recommendations tailored to our guests' preferences confidently. Your passion for food and commitment to quality will shine through as you ensure every meal you serve adheres to our high standards for presentation, freshness, and taste.

You'll love working here if you enjoy collaborating with a team and using your friendly personality to make guests feel valued and cared for. Join Owl Café, the local neighborhood favorite, with a warm and inviting atmosphere.

We can’t wait to hear from you.


  • Provide exceptional customer service
  • Demonstrate menu knowledge
  • Maintain a professional appearance
  • Ensure accuracy in taking orders from guests
  • Deliver food and beverages promptly.
  • Anticipate guests' needs, promptly address any issues or concerns, and provide personalized service to enhance their dining experience.
  • Work as a team with all other staff.


  • Exceptional customer service skills with a proven track record of providing outstanding hospitality.
  • Able to become familiar with the menu, ingredients and make informed recommendations to guests based on their preferences.
  • Able to effectively communicate with guests, team members, and management and work collaboratively in a fast-paced restaurant environment.
  • Able to accurately take orders, input them into the POS system, and ensure prompt and precise delivery of food and beverages.
  • Capable of anticipating guest needs, handling any issues or concerns professionally, and adapting to changing situations while maintaining a high level of professionalism.


Hourly Wage: $7.98 + tips


  • Paid time off, such as PTO, sick days, and vacation days
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts, such as HSAs, FSAs, and HRAs
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Short-term disability insurance
  • Workplace perks such as recreation activities, food and coffee, and flexible work schedules

Schedule: Must have flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, holidays and weekends