Job Overview

The Mermaid Inn is seeking genuine and hospitality driven hosts to be the face of the restaurant. We are looking for kind and energetic individuals to light up the door for all of our guests. The Mermaid Inn is a NYC staple, with an insititutional happy hour, craft cocktails, and delicious oysters. This year we landed on the top 100 neighborhood restaurants in America and owning three of the top ten sptos for NYC best seafood restaurants. These feats are only possible because of our incredible team, and we want other passioante individuals to help us grow.


  • Greet, check-in, and seat guests at the door.
  • Answer phones to direct guest inquiries, and help with reservations.
  • Maintain an accurate Open Table floor plan throughout the night.
  • Welcome guests, recognize VIPs, host the Mermaid party!


  • While previous skills are appreciated, they are not required. With a great attitude, we can teach you the job!
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