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  • Shoryu Shoreditch

An exciting opportunity has opened to join our amazing team at Shoryu Ramen, located in Central London.

Job Role: Bartender

Reports to: Restaurant Manager/Bar Manager

Contract: Full time or Part Time, Permanent Contract, Minimum 20 hours per week

Salary: £8.50 per hour PLUS service charge/tips

Working Hours : Monday - Sunday, 10AM - midnight on a rota basis, 5 out 7 days - Must be fully flexible

Company Benefits:

  • Free lunch scheme for days worked over 6 hours
  • Perkbox access after successful probation period completion
  • Pension scheme provided by Now Pensions
  • 20% staff discount in Japan Centre, Online, Shoryu Ramen, Sakagura and Ichiba stores part of the Japan Centre Group
  • Annual leave of 20 days after completion of probation period
  • Additional day of annual leave for each calendar year worked after completion of probation

Main Responsibilities:

  • Deliver excellent customer service, at all times
  • Be tidy and well organised. Your station must be cleaned all the time from the beginning to the end.
  • Serve and present beverages, quickly and efficiently, meeting our standards
  • Assist in keeping the bar, front-of-house and back area clean and tidy, at all times if required.
  • Keep up to date with current promotions and new products
  • Make customers aware of offers on our great food and drink range,if required.
  • Maintain personal knowledge by completing in-house training and workbooks
  • Always adhere to all company policies and procedures and licensing laws
  • Carry out instructions given by the management team and head office


You must

  • have proof of right to work in the UK
  • have a UK bank account in your own name
  • be able to converse in English
  • have a fixed place of residence and live within a reasonable travelling distance of the restaurant.



  • Be friendly, smiley, sociable and welcoming to our customers, to create a great atmosphere
  • Remain calm, patient and polite, if receiving customer feedback
  • Be helpful and go out of your way to help our customers


  • Always be a good team player
  • Build and maintain good relationships with all team members
  • Work together with the team to ensure that the bar is the best it can be
  • Be willing to take on jobs to balance the team workload
  • Be able to communicate well with people of all levels

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: £8.25 /hour


Shoryu Carnaby, Shoryu Denman Street, Shoyu Liverpoool Street and Shoryu Shoreditch

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

5 Kingly St
W1B 5PF London Directions angela.abalos@japancentre.com 0203 405 6281

Shoryu Denman Street

W1D 7HA London Directions angela.abalos@japancentre.com 0203 405 6281

Shoyu Liverpoool Street

33 Broadgate Cir
EC2M 2BN London Directions angela.abalos@japancentre.com 0203 405 6281

Shoryu Shoreditch

45 Great Eastern St
EC2A 3HP London Directions angela.abalos@japancentre.com 0203 405 6281

Employee Benefits

Join us and you get all these amazing benefits!

  • 20% employee discount

    Employees get 20% off across all our sites including Shoryu, Sakagura, Japan Centre, and Ichiba

  • Free Lunch Meal

    Tasty rice and noodle dishes. Yum!

  • Perkbox

    Employees get discount from big brand retailers.

  • Auto-enrollment pensions scheme

    3% contribution from Now Pensions


I am excited to welcome you to the Japan Centre family and share with you my passion for Japanese foods, traditions and heritage from my hometown Fukuoka. 

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