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Bartender - Peninsula Grill

Planters Inn

112 N. Market Street
Charleston, SC 29401

65 Room Hotel
Managed By Northwood Hospitality

Compensation: NA, Full-Time

Job Description

Position Summary: As a Bartender at Peninsula Grill, you will be an integral part of our team, responsible for crafting exquisite cocktails, providing top-notch customer service, and ensuring a vibrant and welcoming bar atmosphere. Your passion for mixology, attention to detail, and dedication to customer satisfaction will be the driving forces behind the success of our bar operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and serve a variety of high-quality cocktails, ensuring accuracy, consistency, and presentation.
  • Greet guests warmly, take drink orders, and engage in conversations to enhance their dining experience.
  • Provide recommendations on drink selections and wine pairings based on guest preferences.
  • Upsell premium spirits and specialty drinks to contribute to revenue generation.
  • Maintain a clean, organized, and well-stocked bar area throughout your shift.
  • Collaborate with colleagues, including servers and kitchen staff, to ensure seamless service.
  • Adhere to safety and sanitation guidelines, as well as local alcohol regulations.
  • Handle cash and credit card transactions accurately and responsibly.
  • Address guest concerns and resolve issues promptly, seeking assistance from supervisors if needed.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and continuously improve mixology skills.


  • Previous bartending experience in a high-volume restaurant or bar setting is preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge of mixology, cocktail preparation, and beverage service.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a customer-focused attitude.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Basic math skills for accurate cash handling and order processing.
  • Familiarity with local and state alcohol regulations and safety protocols.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to maintaining high cleanliness standards.
  • Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Posted March 9, 2024

Planters Inn

Planters Inn is an acclaimed luxury boutique hotel in Charleston, South Carolina, that combines elegant Southern style with contemporary sophistication on the corner of Market and Meeting Street.

Planters Inn is South Carolina’s only Relais & Châteaux Hotel. Our historic hotel is an oasis of beauty and gentility for guests who appreciate luxury, personal space, and added privacy. Home to the Peninsula Grill Restaurant which has earned Forbes Four Stars and AAA Four Diamonds for more than 20 years and our famous 12-layer Ultimate Coconut Cake, a legendary dessert that has earned praise from scores of national magazines and television shows.

The Planters Inn is a Northwood Hospitality Hotel that delivers a carefully curated guest experience.

Our Values

Integrity, Collaboration, Passion 

We understand that our people are the hallmark of our success. Our people are the most important assets we have. We are committed to developing talent and building high performance leadership.  We understand that the sum of our collective talents and efforts helps us achieve greater results ant thrive. Together is how we succeed.


At The Planters Inn, we value our team members and are committed to providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.